Stella the elephant is fighting interstellar discrimination one pachyderm at a time! Stella wants to be an astronaut. There is only one problem: Stella is an elephant. Every time she applies to Space Command, they come up with a new reason she can’t join. But where there’s a will, there’s a way and Stella is determined to reach for the stars.
Foley’s vivid illustrations paired with his extraordinary storytelling create an unforgettable tale.
Foley’s cartoon-like illustrations bring multiple layers of meaning and humour to the story
… a clever and charming picture book …
Better Reading’s 2022 Top 50 Kids’ Books (Winner 2022)
Children’s Book Council of Australia’s (CBCA) Sun Project: Shadowers’ Choice Awards: Picture Book of the Year (Winner 2022)
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James Foley makes picture books, middle grade novels and comics for kids. His earlier books have all scored several honours, including shortlistings in the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year awards, and selection to the International Youth Library’s White Raven list.
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