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Stella Blackstone

  • 4 stars across 70 books
    Stella Blackstone has written many best-selling books for Barefoot Books, including the highly successful Bear series, My Granny went to Market (Barefoot Books, 1995) and Can You See the Red Balloon? (Barefoot Books, 1997). Her books continue to be translated into many languages. She lives in the Cotswolds with her three children. Debbie Harter continues to attract a following from all over the world with her bold, funny and child-friendly images. She has illustrated a number of titles for Barefoot Books, among them Herb the Vegetarian Dragon (9781-902283-99-6), Cooking With Herb, the Vegetarian Dragon (9781-84148-040-1) and The Animal Boogie (9781-84148-095-9). Debbie divides her time between London and Sydney, Australia.
    1st February 2011

    How Loud is a Lion?

    Find out just how loud a lion is while discovering lots of other African animals along the way. Simple text with a repea... More

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    4th February 2016

    Bear on a Bike

    Bear is delivering a present to Mouse - but how can he get there? Bear takes whatever means of transport he can fi... More

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    1st March 2007

    Baby Talk

    From first waking up and getting dressed, through a trip to the park, to coming home for dinner, bath and bed, this brig... More

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    6th July 2006

    I Dreamt I Was a Dinosaur

    Step into a dinosaur dream! Would you be a triceratops, or go swimming with the hadrosaurs? In this playful early learni... More

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    1st July 2002

    Bear in Sunshine

    Bear introduces various types of weather in this board book. Young readers are invited to anticipate Bear's fun activiti... More

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    1st October 2013

    Cleo in the Snow

    When Cleo goes outside one morning she finds snowflakes everywhere. Soon she and her puppy friend Caspar take off for a ... More

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    1st March 2010

    Cleo's Colour Book

    There are so many colours that Cleo can see! Come along and discover the colourful world in Cleo's backyard - then explo... More

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    28th February 2001

    How Big is a Pig?

    How big is a pig? To find out, follow a piglet as he explores the farmyard. This book aims to help children learn opposi... More

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    1st September 2007

    I Wish I Were a Pilot

    Golden carriages, airplanes, submarines - there are many ways to get from here to there! Some have engines, others have ... More

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    1st August 2000

    Bear in a Square

    Share the adventures of a big, friendly bear as he roams through all sorts of crazy settings, discovering different shap... More

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