Stanley's Stick by Neal Layton


Stanley's Stick by Neal Layton

Stanley's stick it not just a stick. With a stick in hand, Stanley's options are endless -- he flies to moon, writes in the sand, goes fishing, plays a whistle and rides a dinosaur - and his imagination takes over and the magic begins. Stanley shows that seeing truly depends on the ability to believe in the possibilities.


'wonderful rhythmic and delightfully quirky text'

. -- Angels & Urchins 20110601 I like this book a lot and it is fun to read aloud. -- Bookbag 20110601 The book should guarantee hours of imaginative play -- Sunday Times 20110626

About the Author

Neal Layton
Neal was born in Chichester in 1971. He wanted to be an astronomer, but then decided that he would become an artist instead. So in 1990 he took a Foundation course in Art and Design at Northbrook College of Art and Design, he then went on to do a BA in Graphic Design at the University of Northumbria at Newcastle. Neal graduated with special commendations for his course work and final project. In 1995 he studied for an Illustration MA at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design, where he gained a Distinction. He has illustrated a number of books for Bloomsbury: Wicked Poems, Howler, Zartog’s Remote, Nothing Scares Us, Rover and The Photo, of which he is also the author.

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32 pages


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Publication date

2nd June 2011



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