Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Noel Streatfeild

Author Links

Noel Streatfeild

  • 4 stars across 24 books
    Noel Streatfeild was born in Amberley, Sussex in 1895. Her first novel, Ballet Shoes, is her best-known book but she went on to write many well-loved books for children, including Circus Shoes which won the Carnegie Medal in 1938. In 1983 she was honoured for her contribution to children's publishing when she was awarded an OBE. She died in 1986.
    2nd July 2015

    Ballet Shoes

    Ballet Shoes is the much loved classic by Noel Streatfeild 'I wonder . . . if other girls had to be one of us... More

    (5 reviews)
    Review
    30th September 2006

    Circus

    From the Astounding Agile Acrobats and the Elephant Ballet, to terrific trapeze stunts and high-wire acts at dizzying he... More

    (4 reviews)
    Review
    5th March 2012

    The Bell

    (1 review)
    Review
    25th September 2014

    White Boots

    The author of children's classic `Ballet Shoes' delights with a best-loved story of ice skating rivalry... "If... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    1st October 2011

    Dancing Waves

    Cammie has made so many friends since she joined the Pearlies - the waviest club in Rainbow Reef. Now their friendship i... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    1st September 2006

    Circus Shoes

    (1 review)
    Review
    2nd January 2002

    Thursday's Child

    Now I would like to tell you about my brother, Tin. James Augustin Barnabas Flute, he was, born on a Thursday and so fat... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    2nd July 2015

    Theatre Shoes

    Theatre Shoes is part of the wonderful 'Shoes' series of adventures for children by Noel Streatfeild. Every fami... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    7th July 2016

    A Vicarage Family

    A Vicarage Family is the first part in a fictionalized autobiography in which Noel Streatfeild tells the story of ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    22nd June 2000

    Saplings

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    Image to show page is loading Show More Books

    New Book

    Most Popular Book

    Recent Reviews

    • Circus Shoes

      Circus Shoes

      I really liked this book as it was full of excitement and suspense.  There was a lot going on....

    • White Boots

      White Boots

      Harriet Johnson has been prescribed 'ice skating' to help her regain some strength after a long illness. There, she meets Lalla, who is set to be a fu...

    • Dancing Waves

      Dancing Waves

      by BBear07

      My daughter read this as part of her extended library reading challenge.

      She liked how the sea horses all have different personalities, one was mea...