I Dreamt I Was a Dinosaur by Stella Blackstone


I Dreamt I Was a Dinosaur by Stella Blackstone

Step into a dinosaur dream! Would you be a triceratops, or go swimming with the hadrosaurs? In this playful early learning book, fabric artist, Clare Beaton has recreated the prehistoric world of dinosaurs using a colourful array of felt, sequins, beads and buttons. It includes fascinating endnotes on a variety of dinosaurs, and additional information on prehistoric eras.

About the Author

On good days, Stella Blackstone lives east of the sun and west of the moon. On less good days, she lives at the bottom of a well. She finds ideas in all of these places and turns them into songs, poems and rhymes. She has read and written poetry for as long as she can remember, and her favourite books include Louis Untermeyer’s A Child’s Treasury of Poetry, which was a constant companion throughout her childhood, Paolo Coelho’s The Alchemist, everything by T.S. Eliot, and William Buck’s translation of The Ramayana. She lives in southwest England, and enjoys walking and working in her garden as well as doing nothing whenever she has the chance.

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32 pages


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Publication date

6th July 2006



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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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