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$17.95

Paperback 10” x 8.5
38 pages with color illustrations
ISBN 978-1-938883-50-7




 

Stellarella: Seashells on the Seashore

 

by Deborah W. Dykes
Illustrated by Christina Mattison Klaven

Our feisty, frizzy-headed Stellarella and her herculean bulldog, Tank, are off to the beach.Using her sassy style and creative imagination, Stellarella, prompted by her cousin Poet, conjures up the idea of making a seashell necklace from shells they find on the seashore. Unexpectedly, these autonomous little girls discover a hidden mystery held quietly coiled inside a magnificent conch shell.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

DEBORAH “DEBO” W. DYKES is from the Deep South. She’s inspired by the fecund smells of a ripe swamp, eating crawfish, and rescuing worms after a heavy rain. Debo is a reporter for the Shriver Report and has been a middle school science teacher, and Episcopal Clergy.

ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR:

CHRISTINA MATTISON KLAVEN, originally from Columbia, MD, is the artist behind Stellarella books and C. Mattison Art.