Malaika Rose Stanley

4 children’s books by the writer

Malaika Rose Stanley grew up in Birmingham. She has worked as a teacher in Zambia, Uganda, Germany, Switzerland and Britain. She is now a full-time writer. She occasionally runs creativity and writing workshops for children and adults. Her publications include Man Hunt, Operation X and Dad Alert (Orchard), Getting Bigger (Nelson Thornes) and short stories for anthologies and literacy packs. Malaika also enjoys travel, yoga, jazz singing, reading, watching football and gardening. She lives with her family in north London.

7-9 years

Spike and Ali Enson

Malaika Rose Stanley, Sarah Horne

Spike and Ali Enson

Bonnie baby or alien invader? Everyone loves Spike's baby brother, Ali. He's so cute even the school bullies want to babysit him. But Spike isn't so sure. Ali's poos are bright green and his soft, brown ...

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9+ years

Skin Deep

Malaika Rose Stanley

Skin Deep

Big ambitions, big bullies and big problems. When 13-year-old Brummie babe, Destiny enters the Bright Sparks beauty contest behind her (ex-model) mum's back, she is determined to prove she has talent and brains - and that she is not just ...

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7-9 years

Spike in Space

Malaika Rose Stanley

Spike in Space

Want a story that's full of Aliens and Monsters, and horrible, out-of-this-world smelly Poo? Then meet Spike! His adoptive family are from another planet, and now they're taking him to live with them in Space! Can he survive ...

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9+ years

Dance Dreams

Malaika Rose Stanley

Dance Dreams

When she receives a call-back from the amazing Birchwood School for Dance, thirteen-year-old Keisha is over the moon. She's one pirouette closer to becoming a superstar ballerina! But getting a place at Birchwood would mean moving schools and leaving ...

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