Stanley the Builder by William Bee

Stanley the Builder

Written by William Bee
Illustrated by
Part of the Stanley Series


Stanley the Builder by William Bee

What a job for Stanley - he's building a house for his friend, Myrtle. He will need his digger and his bulldozer and his cement mixer! He will also need his friend, Charlie to help. But will they manage to build the whole house? Join Stanley and friends for a hard-working adventure in this colourful new series from William Bee...

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Simple text is easy for children to follow and gives plenty of information to stimulate further discussion. The bright uncluttered pictures show exactly what is happening. * Parents in Touch * Stanley and his fellow rodents are adorable...Little listeners are sure to come back to Stanley over and over, as he explores jobs and uses equipment sure to pique their interest. * Kirkus reviews *

About the Author

William Bee

William Bee is an artist and commercial designer who has worked for renowned fashion houses including Issay Miyake and Paul Smith.

He was born in London, but now lives in the English countryside.

As well as writing children's books, he races a vintage sports car, is an international skier, and when at home tends his lawns and meadow. William Bee loves Saturdays, the colour green, tabby cats, the Queen, Rolls Royces, fruit scones, David Niven, staying at home...

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 2 to 3 years


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Jonathan Cape Ltd an imprint of Vintage Publishing

Publication date

23rd March 2018



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