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From Lauren Nel

Sing to me by Lauren Nel, Nicole Levin, Sasha-Lee Bing

Mama loves to sing all day, especially to Baby.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 13 April 2019 by Nicole Levin (writer), Lauren Nel (illustrator) and Sasha-Lee Bing (designer). Edited by Nicola Rijsdijk .

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  • English (en)
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Book Dash Cape Town, 13 April 2019

Check it out! Eleven brand new books were created in just twelve hours at this event.

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Ann-Nem-Oh-Nee Finds Adventure by Jessica Bosworth-Smith, Matthew Griffiths and Lauren Nel

Ann-Nem-Oh-Nee is stuck on her rock all alone. She’s looking for adventure and wants to see the world! But how?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 2 December 2017 by Matthew Griffiths (writer), Jessica Bosworth-Smith (illustrator), Lauren Nel (designer). Edited by Diane Awerbuck.

Book Dash Cape Town, 2 December 2017

On the 2nd of December 2017, 50+ creatives came together to address the issue of poor access to culturally relevant books for young children in Africa. Twelve teams of three each work collaboratively to create a brand new storybook in just 12 hours.

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Book Dash Cape Town, 19 November 2016

On the 19th of November, Book Dash alumni from across South Africa came to Cape Town. Their mission? Work together to create more, beautiful African storybooks in just 12 hours.

 

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The Sea by Julie Smith-Belton, Lauren Nel and Nicola Rijsdijk

On a very hot day, a child goes to the sea, where she discovers a game she can play with the waves.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 19 November 2016 by Nicola Rijsdijk (writer) and Julie Smith-Belton and Lauren Nel (illustration and design). Edited by Ester Levinrad.

The Best Thing Ever by Lauren Nel, Melissa Fagan and Stefania Origgi

Muzi loves to build with his toys. But when he leaves them behind to travel to uGogo’s house, he discovers something very special about the world. And he learns something new about himself.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town 5 March 2016 by Melissa Fagan (writer), Lauren Nel (illustrator) and Stefania Origgi (designer).

Available in:

  • Afrikaans (af)
  • English (en)
  • isiXhosa (xh)
  • isiZulu (zu)

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Book Dash Cape Town, 5 March 2016

On Saturday 5 March, teams of professional writers, illustrators and designers gathered at Cape Town’s Centre for the Book to create beautiful children’s books in just twelve hours.

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