This colourful companion to Alligator Alphabet and Counting Cockatoos introduces young children to basic opposites as they meet a parade of exotic and familiar creatures. With bright and distinctive illustrations in Stephanie Bauer's child-friendly style, "Octopus Opposites" will be an instant favourite with parents and young readers. Education Market explores opposites with reference to animals and includes visual information about different habitats. This title can be combined with "Alligator Alphabet", "Counting Cockatoos" and "Alligator Alphabet" floor puzzle (9780000888037) and "Counting Cockatoos" floor puzzle (9780735308398).
Stella Blackstone has written many bestselling titles for Barefoot Books, including the popular Bear and Cleo series, An Island in the Sun (PB: 9781841481944), Secret Seahorse (PB: 9781841488769; BB: 9781905236145) and Who Are You, Baby Kangaroo? (BB: 9781905236145). Stella lives with her family in Somerset. Stephanie Bauer has been painting since the age of six, and over 30 years later continues to infuse her paintings with wonder and whimsy. Born and brought up in Vermont, she received her degree in interior design and then entered the architectural profession. She now works as a full-time artist and lives with her husband and three daughters in Oregon.