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Ella Burfoot

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Ella Burfoot is a talented author/illustrator who has written and illustrated three previous picture books, including DARKNESS SLIPPED IN (978 0 330 51257 2), which was shortlisted for the 2008 British Book Design and Production Awards and nominated for the 2009 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal. Ella earned both her undergraduate and Masters degrees in illustration from the University of Falmouth, and now lives with her husband and young daughter in Dorset.
    1st October 2010

    Betty and the Yeti

    Betty's out for a walk in the snow when she finds a jingly jangly hat, a scarf, and a giant coat that comes down to he... More

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    1st January 2015

    Recipe For a Story

    Just how tricky is it to make a good story? According to this little girl, it's easy if you have the right ingredients... More

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    9th October 2014

    Darkness Slipped In

    Daisy is busy playing when Darkness slips in through her bedroom window. But she isn't afraid -- she takes him by the ... More

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    1st November 2012

    Monsters Don't Cry!

    "Archie awoke with a shout in the night. Only a dream, but what a terrible fright. Well monsters may roar, may growl o... More

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    4th September 2009

    Darkness Slipped In

    Daisy is busy playing when Darkness slips in through her bedroom window. She's not scared at all -- instead she makes hi... More

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    1st January 2009

    Darkness Slipped In

    Daisy is busy playing when Darkness slips in through her bedroom window. She's not scared at all - instead she makes him... More

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