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From Cape Town 14 April 2018

Grandpa Farouk’s Garden by Sam van Riet, Matthew Kalil and Nina Lewis

Amir loves Grandpa Farouk’s garden. But it’s dying. What can Amir do to help?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Matthew Kalil (writer), Sam van Riet (illustrator) and Nina Lewis (designer). Edited by Ingrid Nye.

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The fish that couldn’t swim by Gisela Strydom, Sarah Gaylard and Thulisizwe Mamba

Have you ever heard of a fish that can’t swim?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Sarah Gaylard (writer), Thulisizwe Mamba (illustrator) and Gisela Strydom (designer). Edited by Ingrid Nye.

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Who Takes the Train? by Carla Latsky, Mabel Mnensa and Ntembiso Velemane

Naledi is taking the train for the first time and wonders what kind of people she will see. The train is full of surprises!

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Mabel Mnensa (writer), Ntembiso Velemane (illustrator) and Carla Latsky (designer). Edited by Ester Levinrad.

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Zandi and Birdy Monster by Marie-Louise Rouget, Hannes Esterhuyse and Simeon van den Bergh

Zandi has a friend that no one else can see. His name is Birdy Monster. They mix up magic potions, play pretend and go on adventures together.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Marie-Louise Rouget (writer), Simeon van den Bergh (illustrator) and Hannes Esterhuyse (designer). Edited by Ester Levinrad.

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Where is Lulu? by Mohale Mashigo, Nkosingiphile Mazibuko and Clyde Beech

Where is Lulu and why is she hiding?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Mohale Mashigo (writer), Clyde Beech (illustrator) and Nkosingiphile Mazibuko (designer). Edited by Lisa Treffry-Goatley.

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The Dream Pillow by Nadia Davids, Lutfia Kamish and Nadene Kriel

Pirate, Tree and Bear are making it difficult to sleep. By day they are great friends, but when night comes, everything changes. No one can sleep. The Dream Pillow is a story about how to change bad dreams into good ones.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Nadia Davids (writer), Lutfia Kamish (illustrator), Nadene Kriel (designer). Edited by Diane Awerbuck.

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Toast by Jennifer Jacobs, Helen Moffett and Alex Latimer

A picnic in a beautiful garden leads to adventure. Who will get the piece of toast? And will they be able to keep it?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Helen Moffett (writer), Alex Latimer (illustrator) and Jennifer Jacobs (designer). Edited by Diane Awerbuck.

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You, Yes You! by Annika Brandow, Wilna Combrinck and Sam Wilson

Hi! I’m fighting a monster, and I need you to help me. Yes, you!

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Sam Wilson (writer), Annika Brandow (illustrator), Wilna Combrinck (designer). Edited by Lisa Treffry-Goatley.

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Book Dash Cape Town, 14 April 2018

On Saturday, 14th April,  40+ volunteer professionals gathered at the Sunflower Learning Centre at Zonnebloem Primary School to create eight beautiful, new African storybooks in just 12 hours, to address the lack of access to culturally relevant books for young children in Africa.

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