Ella by Alex T. Smith
  

Ella

Written by Alex T. Smith
Illustrated by Alex T. Smith

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Ella is a little ladybird with big dreams. Her ugly wasp stepsisters make her do all the housework, all of the time, and Ella feels very sad. Then one day the famous Parisian artist Pierre decides to throw a Grand Bug Ball - and Ella's life is about to change forever...

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Ella by Alex T. Smith

A witty re-telling of Cinderella by acclaimed author-illustrator Alex T. Smith. Vibrant, quirky illustrations capture the essence of each character in this endearing story with a twist on the fairytale ending.

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Praise for Egg:

'If you're not in fits of giggles by and because of the back endpaper, there's something wrong with you!' - The Bookbag

Praise for Home:

'This was absolutely adorable. From beautiful and quirky illustrations to a meaningful but fun theme. It’s perfect for little early readers.' - There's a Book

About the Author

Alex T. Smith

Alex T. Smith has worked as a writer and illustrator since graduating in 2006. He is the creator of the bestselling Claude series of early readers, which are soon to appear in their own TV series on Disney Junior. Alex lives in Warwickshire. This is his first commission for Walker Books.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Alex T. Smith
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Publisher

Scholastic

Publication date

5th January 2012

ISBN

9781407109640

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