Ella Bella Ballerina and Swan Lake by James Mayhew


Ella Bella Ballerina and Swan Lake by James Mayhew

Can Ella Bella help the swan princess to be reunited with her prince? Will she help to break the wicked sorcerer's spell? Will true love conquer all? Young ballerinas will find the answer to all these questions and delight in the sheer charm of Ella Bella's world. James Mayhew has also included a last page full of ballet facts to help even the keenest budding ballerina learn about the story behind Swan Lake.


Varied use of colour and clever depiction of movement make this a truly enchanting book. Scotsman Mayhew gently introduces some of the world's most famous ballets to younger readers. Cork Evening Echo Exquisitely beautiful reworking of the Swan Lake story. Ham & High These books are a wonderful, accessible, introduction to the stories of the famous ballets; allowing little ones to believe that they too can leap into the dance and become part of the magic. Culture Baby Delightful Parents In Touch

About the Author

James Mayhew is a popular author/illustrator whose many books include the Katie books, published by Orchard and The Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia. He lives in Hertfordshire with his wife and son.

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32 pages


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Publication date

10th May 2011



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