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From Nadene Kriel

The Biscuit Jar Must Fall by Nadene Kriel, Nozizwe Herero and Siya Masuku

Prudence promises Micki and her friends that when they finish cleaning Micki’s room they can have biscuits. But when they are finished, Prudence is nowhere to be found. So Micki and her friends spend the rest of their day finding ways to reach the biscuit jar …

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 19 November 2016 by Nozizwe Herero (writer), Nadene Kriel (designer) and Siya Masuku (illustrator). Edited by Glynis Lloyd.

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Lara the Yellow Ladybird by Catherine Holtzhausen, Martha Evans and Nadene Kriel

A yellow bug in a world of red, Lara the Ladybird just wants to fit in.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town 5 March 2016 by Martha Evans (writer), Catherine Holtzhausen (illustrator) and Nadene Kriel (designer). Edited by Ester Levinrad.

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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.

The books they created together are their gift to the world, and can be freely printed and distributed by anyone. Read this account of the day by volunteer Helen Moffett, listen below to the documentary of the day produced by Nancy Richards or view the gorgeous photos from the day, taken by the talented Marilet of The Lion and the Lady photography.

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Miss Helen’s Magical World by Jacqui L’Ange, Wendy Morison, and Nadene Kriel

This is the story of Helen Martins’ battle against darkness, told by one of the creatures she loved best, the wise old owl.

The story of Helen Martins, created at Book Dash Cape Town on 30 August 2014 by Jacqui L’Ange, Wendy Morison, and Nadene Kriel.

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Book Dash Cape Town, 30 August 2014

Our third Book Dash was Women’s Day themed, and organised in collaboration with Rock Girl and the African Storybook Project. Each team wrote a biography of an inspiring African woman.

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