Kangaroos Have Joeys by Stella Blackstone


Kangaroos Have Joeys by Stella Blackstone

Inquisitive children will love this informative book about the names of baby animals. The rhyming text encourages repetition and recollection and inspires interest in the natural world. This book is illustrated with vivid colours and detailed patterns to capture the attention. Education Market: this book introduces young children to animals and the names of their offspring and contains fact-filled notes on the lifestyle and breeding patterns of each animal. Gift Market: this title features large card-page format that is perfect for merchandising.

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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Book Info


Board book
32 pages


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Publication date

1st September 2009



Publisher Profile

Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

logo Barefoot Books celebrate art and story that opens the hearts and minds of children from all walks of life, inspiring them to read deeper, search further, and explore their own creative gifts.

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