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Blackstone, Stella

Overview
Works: 126 works in 723 publications in 11 languages and 35,755 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Pictorial works  Board books  Picture books  Poetry  Big books 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.3.B5735, E
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Publications about Stella Blackstone
Publications by Stella Blackstone
Most widely held works by Stella Blackstone
Bear in a square by Stella Blackstone( Book )
50 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,997 libraries worldwide
Squares, hearts, circles, and other shapes are hidden in the illustrations
Bear in sunshine = Oso bajo el sol by Stella Blackstone( Book )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,838 libraries worldwide
Bear likes to play in all kinds of weather. Young readers are invited to anticipate Bear's fun activities as he introduces various types of weather, in a playful, rhyming concept book illustrated by the creator of the Animal Boogie
Bear about town by Stella Blackstone( Book )
29 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
The big, friendly bear goes on his daily walk through his neighborhood meeting the people who live and work nearby
Bear at home = Oso en casa by Stella Blackstone( Book )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
Bear gives a tour through each room in his house, describing what he likes, such as the comfortable chair in the study
Bear's busy family by Stella Blackstone( Book )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
Use each of the senses and follow the friendly bear around his house to discover why his family is so busy
My granny went to market : a round-the-world counting rhyme by Stella Blackstone( Book )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,370 libraries worldwide
Granny's quest to buy a few specialty items leads to a fantastical flight to the markets of the world. She begins in Istanbul where she purchases a flying carpet and uses it to make her way to various countries, acquiring gifts before ending up in Peru. Along the way, readers practice counting as the woman accumumlates items, such as two temple cats in Thailand and seven nesting dolls in Russia. Bright folk art enlivens the journey and is a perfect complement to the rhythmic prose. Granny's charming imperatives lead the way from place to place and keep the pace perfect for the youngest of readers and listeners. Each page delights the senses and opens young eyes to the world around them. A fresh and lively addition
Bear on a bike by Stella Blackstone( Book )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,332 libraries worldwide
A little boy accomapnies Bear as he uses a variety of vehicles to visit various locations
How big is a pig by Clare Beaton( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,266 libraries worldwide
Contrasts animals in the barnyard, including clean and dirty geese, fat and thin cows, and big and small pigs
Secret seahorse by Stella Blackstone( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
A sea horse leads the reader past coral reefs and underwater creatures to a sea horse family hidden in a cave. Includes brief factual information on coral reefs and various marine animals. Suggested level: junior, primary
There's a cow in the cabbage patch by Stella Blackstone( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
As the animals of the farm are in their wrong location, readers are encouraged to sort out the mix-up and point out where the animals should go. On board pages
I dreamt I was a dinosaur by Stella Blackstone( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
A child dreams of being one dinosaur among many
Who are you, baby kangaroo? by Stella Blackstone( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 979 libraries worldwide
A curious puppy leads the reader to a number of animal babies in search of the name for a baby kangaroo. Includes notes on animal mothers and various infant animals
An island in the sun by Stella Blackstone( Book )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 953 libraries worldwide
Billedbog om en lille drengs sejltur over til en ø, hvor hans hund venter
Alligator alphabet by Stella Blackstone( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 928 libraries worldwide
Animals represent each letter of the alphabet, from alligators to zebras. Can you think of an animal for every letter of the alphabet? In this delightful ABC book, young children will learn the upper and lowercase letters of the alphabet as they meet a parade of exotic and familiar creatures, from alligators to zebras, and impalas to quails. With bright and distinctive illustrations done in Stephanie Bauer's child friendly style, Alligator Alphabet will be an instant favorite with parents and eager young readers. Makes a perfect gift collection when paired with matching Mudpuppy Press floor puzzle and Oopsy Daisy wall canvas
Jump into January : a journey around the year by Stella Blackstone( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 912 libraries worldwide
A short verse for each month of the year encourages the reader to find objects hidden in the pictures that depict that month's activities, such as ear muffs and pine trees in January, or a scooter and a picnic bench in June
Ship shapes by Stella Blackstone( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 874 libraries worldwide
Readers are challenged to find various shapes as they go on a sea voyage in search of jewels and treasure
Bear at work by Stella Blackstone( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 866 libraries worldwide
A bear happily spends a busy day delivering letters and packages, and the reader is invited to guess the jobs of the bears he sees around town
Bear's birthday by Stella Blackstone( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Help bear celebrate his birthday. Count the balloons, play hide-and-seek and go on a treasure hunt
Octopus opposites by Stella Blackstone( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 811 libraries worldwide
Creatures big and small introduce pairs of opposites. On board books
Cleo's counting book by Caroline Mockford( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 809 libraries worldwide
Cleo teaches kids to count from one to ten and back down to one again, using all the objects and animals that she sees
 
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Alternative Names
בלעקסטון, סטלה
ستيلا بلاكستون
블랙스톤, 스텔라
ブラックストーン, ステラ
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