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This guy will do anything for you not to open this book. Threats, bribes, reverse psychology - you name it. A hilarious new book from radio extraordinaire and all-round funny guy, Andy Lee. Young readers will love doing everything they're asked not to. With bright and entertaining illustrations this story will become a family favourite.
Publication date: 2017-06-01
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Illustrator: Carol Thompson
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My daddy is . . . a great big bear, a naughty crocodile, a whirly, twirly octopus and a very SILLY monkey! But most of all he's just my LOVELY DADDY. This beautiful picture book by South African author Dianne Hofmeyr and UK illustrator Carol Thompson is a heartwarming celebration of fathers everywhere.
Publication date: 2017-05-01
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What is an elephant really like? Six blind mice scamper out of their mouse-hole to find out - and come up with six very different ideas! Is an elephant like a wall? A tree? A spear? A fan? A snake or a rope? Children will love to help the six blind mice discover the true wonder of an elephant in this beautifully illustrated animal fable from India.
Publication date: 2017-04-01
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Jack and Landy come to the rescue when an apple tree is blown over in a storm - but all ends well with a big apple harvest party.
Publication date: 2017-02-01
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Dan and Fender have a busy, exciting day: they watch lifesavers and a helicopter rescue a little girl from the sea ... and then they themselves spring into action when Jack's dog Molly needs rescuing from a cliff ledge.
Publication date: 2017-02-01
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Jack takes Landy into the city to the Land Rover factory, to attend their 60th birthday party. They get lost along the way and have a series of adventures, before enjoying the festivities at the factory - and hitching a ride home on a massive transporter.
Publication date: 2017-02-01
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Dylan and Palesa walk to school with Dylan's dad. It is their first day in Grade R! They walk past the tiniest house with the biggest sunflower they have ever seen in the garden. The big flower seems to follow them as they walk. And when they pass it in the afternoon on their way back home, it has turned its head and is following them again!
Publication date: 2016-09-01
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Illustrator: Wendy Paterson
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When it's pouring with rain, Gogo decides to pass the time by making some pancakes. But she soon discovers that the family has run out of three important ingredients: flour, eggs and milk. Without those, you can't make pancakes.

But clever Gogo has an idea. She sends Lungi and Sipho to a different neighbour to borrow what they need, and to take each of them a gift of lemons from the family's lemon tree in return. And so, due to the kindness of the neighbours, Gogo and the eager children are finally able to make the pancakes.

In The Lemon Tree, nominated for the prestigious Golden Baobab Prize in2014, author Katherine Graham tells a simple, moral story with charm and an ability to transport the young reader evocatively into the moment. The story is beautifully illustrated by Wendy Paterson.
Publication date: 2016-07-01
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Illustrator: Maja Sereda
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Even though Nombulelo loves her Gogo's stories about the animals that live in the forest, she's too scared to go there. When Gogo dies, Numbulelo must summon her courage and take Gogo's magical moth on a journey through the forest. This is a story of love, loss and the discovery of inner strength.
Publication date: 2016-06-01
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Angry Owl is the story of an owl who is fed up with the weather. He sits on the branch of a tree and watches as a huge storm brews while he is caught in the rain, wind, thunder, snow, hail and even a tornado. When at last the storm passes, Angry Owl is surprised to see the most beautiful rainbow in the sky. He realises that next time there's a bad storm, he needn't be angry or upset because sometimes there are wonderful surprises at the end of a difficult time.

Ook in Afrikaans beskikbaar as Kwaai Uil
Publication date: 2016-05-01
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In the book Fender, we meet Landy's friend who lives near the beach. The story is based around a beach clean-up and how Fender and Dan rescue a seal pup.
Publication date: 2016-02-01
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The first book in the series, Landy, tells of Jack finding Landy abandoned at the bottom of a field and how they start their new life together
Publication date: 2016-02-01
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The third book, Landy's New Home tells us how Jack and Landy set up their smallholding and make homes for all the animals.
Publication date: 2016-02-01
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In Fender's Day at the Harbour, we return again to the coast and hear of Jack and Dan going fishing while Fender spends the day at the harbour.
Publication date: 2016-02-01
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9781432305901
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One night, Mr Doodle, the rooster, is woken up by the sounds of car hooters. When he discovers that the city is expanding rapidly - right up against the fence of the peaceful farm that is his home - he is very upset. He decides to leave the farm and look for another, quieter one. But Mr Doodle finds that he can't simply fly off and leave behind the life that he knows. Year after year, it's been his duty to wake all the animals and people on the farm, and it's his responsibility to find someone to take over his job. So after many amusing and frustrating auditions, Mr Doodle finally finds the perfect replacement.

- An interesting and entertaining story that children will enjoy
- Magnificent illustrations of various animals
- A humorous interpretation of different types of birds
- Suitable for reading to young children.

THE AUTHOR
After 15 years in the world of corporate eventing and theatre, Claudia Eicker-Harris ventured down a new career path as an author of children's stories (particularly illustrated books) and has also written articles about life as a working mother.

THE ILLUSTRATOR
Juan Carlos Federico is an Argentinian graphic designer and illustrator, based in Buenos Aires. Formerly a university professor, he founded the design studio Signum, which has won numerous design awards, including the prestigious institutional image of the city of Buenos Aires. In 2007 he started illustrating, also to much acclaim.
Publication date: 2016-01-01

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