Looking for a picture book for your playful little one? Look no further!
2 minutes to read
Let their curiosity take flight with Julia Donaldson's The Go-Away Bird. This beautiful hardback was inspired by a trip to South Africa and is expertly illustrated by Catherine Rayner. For the little cricket-lovers in your house there's Yes Yanga! written by the author of How Many Ways Can You Say Hello, Refiloe Moahloli, this story starts with a game played in a local township that helps a young boy develop the skills he needs to eventually join the South African World Cup Team. Illustrated by Mogau Kekana, the ball and tins simply shoot off the page!
If it's humour and bold colours you're after, The Steves by Morag Hood is just the thing to keep you and your child laughing out loud throughout. Toddlers who love dress-up will be enthralled by Julian is a Mermaid, the award winning picture book by Jessica Love, that promotes acceptance and being yourself. Frockadile by Jeanne Willis and Stephanie Laberis is sure to put a toothy grin on any face as you follow the adventures of the most fashionable crocodile Cliff.
For side-splitting fun and very special stories you can't go wrong with these playful picture books!