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Jane Yolen - Author

Born and raised in New York City, Jane Yolen now lives in Massachusetts. The distinguished author of more than 250 books, Jane Yolen has many creative talents, and when she is not writing spends her time composing songs and working as a professional storyteller. Jane is also the busy wife of a university professor, the mother of three grown children and a grandmother.

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Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters
Jane Yolen - illustrated by Kelly Murphy
A jolly crew of monsters are up to all kinds of childish tricks as they run and slide and jump and play in these simple and effective pictures. Jane Yolen's rhyming text matches their activities perfectly.
Lovereading Price: £9.59 - Saving £2.40 (20%) Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/08/2013
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Creepy Monsters, Sleepy Monsters
Jane Yolen - illustrated by Kelly Murphy
Join two little monsters in this new rhyming read-aloud from the beloved Jane Yolen about the snarfing, growling, hip-hopping way that monsters go to bed. Young children and parents alike will find much to identify with as they follow these...
Lovereading Price: £9.59 - Saving £2.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/08/2011
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Barefoot Book Of Ballet Stories
Jane Yolen
A sumptuous book that brings to life the excitement and wonder of ballet and the stage for every budding ballerina. Children and adults will be transported into the magical world of the best known ballets, from Swan Lake...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2004
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