Stone Girl Bone Girl
A Story of Mary Anning of Lyme Regis
Laurence Anholt, illustrated by Sheila Moxley
(Frances Lincoln Children’s Books)
‘She sells seashells upon the seashore…’ goes the rhyme about Mary Anning, ‘Stone Girl Bone Girl‘. Laurence Anholt and Sheila Moxley tell the story of this heroine of research and discovery so thoughtfully and well, building anticipation and interest in her fate and work. We recommend ‘Stone Girl Bone Girl‘ to readers aged from 8 or 9 years of age.