Witchety Sticks and the Magic Buttons by Helen Stephens


Witchety Sticks and the Magic Buttons by Helen Stephens

Witchety Sticks in no ordinary witch - oh no! She lives in a ramshackle shed in Muddly Wuddly Woods and she keeps magic buttons in her pockets. Sometimes Witchety Sticks' magic works and sometimes it doesn't! Join Witchety Sticks and her friend, Woo, the owl, as they use magic buttons to help a lost littlepotamus to find his home in this magical picture book with glittery pages. What could possibly go wrong?

About the Author

Helen Stephens

Helen Stephens grew up in County Durham and currently lives in London with her partner and baby girl. She studied illustration at Glasgow School of Art and began working as a freelance illustrator in 1994. She worked as an editorial illustrator for a few years before writing her first book in 1998. She has written and illustrated many popular books for children which have been published worldwide in a variety of languages. Her clients include Alison Green Books, Egmont Children's Books, David Fickling Books, Random House, Macmillan, Puffin, Nickelodeon, and many more. As well as writing her own stories she has also produced books in collaboration with other authors including Roger McGough, Simon Mason and Sophie Hannah. Fleabag has been shortlisted for the Blue Peter Best Fun Story With Pictures Award 2009, Blue Horse and Tilly won Best World Theme Story in 2002, Twinkly Night was shortlisted for the Sainsburies Baby Book Award 2002 and Poochie-Poo won the AOI Images Silver award 2003. Helen is a lecturer on Cambridge School of Art's MA in Illustrating for Children.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

2nd September 2010



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