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The Selfish Shongololo (Paperback): Vanessa Tedder The Selfish Shongololo (Paperback)
Vanessa Tedder; Illustrated by Shan Fischer 2
R80 R69 Discovery Miles 690 Save R11 (14%) Within 4 - 8 working days

Shongololo is a greedy little worm who lives happily in his garden but refuses to share it with anyone. In fact, he is proud of the fact that he has no friends. Then one day, disaster strikes when a hungry eagle decides that Shongololo will make a juicy snack! After his nastiness, will the other garden creatures want to rescue Shongololo?

Young readers will be drawn into the drama of this tale of selfishness, kindness, and compassion, accompanied by imaginative and colourful illustrations.

Annie & The Little Blue Jug (Paperback): William Selway Robson Annie & The Little Blue Jug (Paperback)
William Selway Robson; Illustrated by Matthew Ziranek
R164 Discovery Miles 1 640 In stock

Annie, whose life has been sad, but who loves to make others happy, goes shopping with her mother at Christmas.

Then, at the shopping mall, she is unexpectedly blessed with happiness herself.

This is a story to touch your heart - young or old!

How Many Ways Can You Say Hello? (Hardcover): Refiloe Moahloli How Many Ways Can You Say Hello? (Hardcover)
Refiloe Moahloli; Illustrated by Anja Stoeckigt 2
R140 R121 Discovery Miles 1 210 Save R19 (14%) Within 4 - 8 working days

Sara’s first day of school is full of surprises, but the biggest one of all is that she discovers she doesn’t understand what the other children are saying and she wonders how she will make friends. Her teacher encourages her to find out the many ways one can say hello.

This delightful story of rhyming verse, accompanied by charming illustrations, is a must for all young South African children. And if parents/grandparents/carers aren’t sure how to pronounce ‘hello’ in all 11 official languages, there is a CD of the text, narrated by the author herself, to guide with authentic pronunciation.

2017 School Diary / Skooldagboek - For Girls (English, Afrikaans, Paperback, 2nd ed): Map Studio 2017 School Diary / Skooldagboek - For Girls (English, Afrikaans, Paperback, 2nd ed)
Map Studio
R80 R69 Discovery Miles 690 Save R11 (14%) In stock

Fully bilingual diary for South African students.

Includes:

  • Study Tips
  • Booklist
  • Solar System Map
  • Solar System Facts
  • Moon Phases
  • Subject Timetable
  • Write, Plan, Doodle
  • Make Notes
  • Set Goals
  • Track Progress
  • Keep Secrets
The Brightest Star In The Sky (Hardcover): Chyemenn Santos The Brightest Star In The Sky (Hardcover)
Chyemenn Santos; Illustrated by Alberto Massetti 2
R196 Discovery Miles 1 960 In stock

Uncle Mike and I play hide and seek. And when its time for him to leave, he says "I'll see you soon, my Pumpkin. Well play some more next week." Uncle Mike didn't come back the next week and I didn't understand why. So Daddy picked me up, kissed my cheek and said, "There's something I want to show you, up in the sky."

The Brightest Star In The Sky is beautifully told, and helps children deal with the loss of a loved one.

2017 School Diary / Skooldagboek - For Boys (English, Afrikaans, Paperback, 2nd ed): Map Studio 2017 School Diary / Skooldagboek - For Boys (English, Afrikaans, Paperback, 2nd ed)
Map Studio 2
R80 R69 Discovery Miles 690 Save R11 (14%) In stock

Fully bilingual diary for South African students.

Includes:

  • Study Tips
  • Booklist
  • Solar System Map
  • Solar System Facts
  • Moon Phases
  • Subject Timetable
  • Write, Plan, Doodle
  • Make Notes
  • Set Goals
  • Track Progress
  • Keep Secrets
The Frog And A Whale In A Princess Tale (Paperback): Tina Scotford The Frog And A Whale In A Princess Tale (Paperback)
Tina Scotford; Illustrated by Olivia Villet 2
R100 R89 Discovery Miles 890 Save R11 (11%) In stock

Frog sets sail for sea in search of a kiss from a young royal miss. Frog's only wish is to become a man but will scary sea creature foil his plan?

Book contains colourful character cut-outs to inspire children to stage their own story.

Die Selfsugtige Songololo (Afrikaans, Paperback): Vanessa Tedder Die Selfsugtige Songololo (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Vanessa Tedder; Illustrated by Shan Fischer
R80 R69 Discovery Miles 690 Save R11 (14%) Within 4 - 8 working days

Songololo is 地 gulsige wurmpie wat gelukkig is in sy tuin maar weier om dit met enigiemand te deel. Om die waarheid te se, hy is trots daarop dat hy geen vriende het nie. Dan, op 地 rampspoedige dag, besluit 地 honger arend hy sal 地 smaaklike happie uitmaak! Sal die ander tuinwesens Songololo na al sy gemeenheid wil red? Jong lesers sal ingetrek word in die drama van hierdie verhaal van selfsug, goedhartigheid en deernis, aangevul deur verbeeldingryke en kleurryke illustrasies.

Woolf (Paperback): Alex Latimer, Patrick Latimer Woolf (Paperback)
Alex Latimer, Patrick Latimer 2
R145 R99 Discovery Miles 990 Save R46 (32%) Within 4 - 8 working days

A wolf and a sheep fall in love. They have a son that they call Woolf: he's half wolf, half woolly sheep! This is Woolf's story.

It's not easy being different, not quite fitting in with one group or another. When Woolf tries to impress the wolves, he finds it fun for a while, but they're a bit too wild. When he tries to follow the sheep, he finds it all a bit, well, boring.

Can Woolf find his own way in life and make his own friends that like him for who he is, not who he's trying to be?

Shadow Chasers - Book 1: Powers Of The Knife (Paperback): Bontle Senne Shadow Chasers - Book 1: Powers Of The Knife (Paperback)
Bontle Senne 1
R85 R73 Discovery Miles 730 Save R12 (14%) Within 10 - 15 working days

"What if you discovered that you come from an ancient family of Shadow Chasers, with a duty to protect others from an evil Army of Shadows?"

Nom is an outsider at school. When she and Zithembe become friends, life still seems, well, a little ordinary. But when an army of monsters threatens their world, it’s all up to the two of them … and the start of a journey into the dreamworld on a quest that will change their lives.

Powers Of The Knife is the first book in the Shadow Chasers trilogy. It’s an African fantasy adventure - one part family saga, one part hero’s quest.

Andy And His Magic Phone Visit The World Next Door (Paperback): Kim Ebner Andy And His Magic Phone Visit The World Next Door (Paperback)
Kim Ebner
R100 R86 Discovery Miles 860 Save R14 (14%) Within 4 - 8 working days

When twelve-year-old Andy is given a secondhand cell phone for his birthday, it’s a dream come true. But what Andy doesn’t realise is that his phone contains secret and magical powers. Within just a few hours of turning on the phone, he is swept up into an adventure of magnificent proportions.

Receiving cryptic text messages, meeting a mysterious stranger and being whisked off to what he soon learns is ‘the world next door’ is just the start for Andy. And a wonderful web of fantasy, mystery and new friends begins to unfold around the amazed Andy as he discovers the secrets of this new world. But when he loses his phone, he can’t get home. And the world is changing. Evil Elvira has arrived and she has plans of her own.

Trapped in ‘the world next door’, Andy must now embark on a mission to find his phone. Can Andy save himself and his new friends before Elvira takes over?

Monsterrugby (Afrikaans, Paperback): Fanie Viljoen Monsterrugby (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Fanie Viljoen; Illustrated by David Theron
R110 R95 Discovery Miles 950 Save R15 (14%) Within 10 - 25 working days

Ampie droom daarvan om sy skool se rugbyheld te word. Maar ongelukkig is sy bene maar aan die dun kant en hy vaar nie altyd te waffers op die rugbyveld nie. Daarom weet hy sommer hy gaan sy plek in die span verloor toe Max Swart sy opwagting in hul skool maak. Max is groot en sterk, hy leef vir rugby en hy is 地 regte boelie. Kort voor lank vind Ampie uit dat Max 地 nare geheim het ... Hoe gaan Ampie die res van sy rugbyspan oortuig dat die skool se nuwe ster-speler in werklikheid 地 Monster is? Het jy murg of melkskommel in jou pype? Maak reg vir 地 rugbywedstryd soos jy nog nooit gesien het nie en die verloorders gaan geeet word! 地 Heerlike aksiebelaaide storie wat jong lesers sal laat skaterlag en hulle hoendervleis sal gee!

Thomas@skaduwee.net (Afrikaans, Paperback): Carina Diedericks-Hugo Thomas@skaduwee.net (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Carina Diedericks-Hugo
R140 R121 Discovery Miles 1 210 Save R19 (14%) In stock

Thomas se hele wereld ruk tot stilstand toe sy meisie, Alex, hom uit die bloute los. Boonop lyk dit of sy beste pel, Hannes, vooraf van alles geweet het. Asof dit nie erg genoeg is nie, maak die skoolhoof, meneer Volschenk, en die twee skoolboelies, Flip en Japie, Thomas se lewe vir hom moeilik. Toe hy in skooltyd wegglip om van die hele spul weg te kom, hoor hy per ongeluk 地 geheime gesprek twee mans beraam planne om 地 besending onwettige vuurwapens van die hawe tot in die hartjie van Kaapstad te smokkel. Die smokkelaars beplan om 地 netwerk van geheime tonnels te gebruik wat onder die stad deurloop. 地 Speurtog op die internet bevestig Thomas se vermoede dat daar wel 300 jaar oue tonnels deur die stad loop. Kort voor lank is Thomas vasgevang in 地 duister onderwereld van smokkelary en sy lewe is in gevaar. Hierdie is die tiende titel in die uiters gewilde Thomas@-reeks. Die reeks fokus sterk op tegnologie, avontuur, vriendskap en tienerromanse en seuns en meisies vind ewe sterk daarby aanklank. Twee seisoene van 地 TV-reeks gegrond op die boeke is onlangs op kykNET uitgesaai.

Liedjies Vir Pikkies En Peuters - (Boek & CD) (Afrikaans, Paperback): Gertie Smit Liedjies Vir Pikkies En Peuters - (Boek & CD) (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Gertie Smit; Illustrated by Astrid Blumer, Nadia Blumer
R195 R169 Discovery Miles 1 690 Save R26 (13%) Within 7 - 15 working days

Liedjies vir pikkies en peuters het ontstaan uit die droom van Gertie Smit, bekende opvoedkundige van Wellington. 40 versies uit die gewilde Rympies vir pikkies en peuters is deur Gertie getoonset vir die kleiner outjies van een tot drie jaar oud. Die boek bevat musieknotasie en 'n meegaande illustrasie per liedjie en is volgens opvoedkundige vereistes vir die ouderdomsgroep ook op CD, wat saam met die boek verpak is, vertolk. Die liedjies vat die vrolikheid en olikheid van hul daaglikse lewe vas en verwoord hulle leefw靡eld op klankryke wyse. S word hulle ondersteun om al die moeilike ontwikkelingstake baas te raak. Met pragtige illustrasies deur Astrid en Nadia Blumer is hierdie boek vir die tuisboekrak sowel as die klaskamer 'n aanwins.

The Children Of Soweto (Paperback): Mbulelo Vizikhungo Mzamane The Children Of Soweto (Paperback)
Mbulelo Vizikhungo Mzamane
R182 R149 Discovery Miles 1 490 Save R33 (18%) In stock

This important historical novel, first published in 1982 and later banned by the apartheid regime, is now available for literature study at school.

It tells, with piercing authenticity, the story of the 1976 Soweto uprising.

Mzamane has created a set of characters whose courage, humour and imperfections fill the pages of this book and carry the reader forward on the rising tide of resistance.

Citygirl En Die Swart Hings (Afrikaans, Paperback): Marga Jonker Citygirl En Die Swart Hings (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Marga Jonker
R151 Discovery Miles 1 510 In stock

Nicole was min lus om die vakansie saam met haar ma Weskus toe te kom. Sy wou liewer by die huis bly om Golden Acres, di ryskool in Pretoria, se perdespringkursus by te woon.

Hoe sleg gaan haar vakansiefoto’s nie afsteek teen Chan se Mauritius-foto’s nie? En wat gaan sy heeldag doen tussen ’n klomp mariene biolo wat net oor hulle navorsing kan praat?

Maar die Weskus is ’n verrassende plek . . .

Liefde Is 'n Sprokie... (Afrikaans, Paperback): Santie Nel Liefde Is 'n Sprokie... (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Santie Nel
R150 R138 Discovery Miles 1 380 Save R12 (8%) Within 7 - 15 working days

’n Bundel unieke kort liefdesstories wat tienerlesers sal wegvoer na ’n moderne sprokiesw靡eld vol aantreklike helde en romantiese heldinne. Elke verhaal is op ‘n bekende sprokie of feverhaal gebaseer – maar met ’n heerlike moderne kinkel.

Talia is so tuis in die water soos ’n meermin. Maar Erik, met sy blonde hare en blou oe, sorg dat sy sukkel om op haar diepseeduikkursus te konsentreer . . .

Cara het ’n ogie op verlede jaar se hoofseun , maar sy kan tog nie help om die nerdy nuwe ou, Pierre Prins, se diep, groen o agter sy dik brilglase raak te sien nie . . .

Van die eerste dag wat Wolfgam vir Vlam van Huten raakgesien het, is sy nie net in sy kop nie, sy is in sy hart – daardie rooikopmeisiekind met die laggend o wat sy nag- en dagdrome in besit geneem het. Maar sy rits net gedurig saam met daardie slymbol op sy motorfiets rond. Amika is so moeg daarvoor om die langste meisie in haar klas wees. Sy troon alewig soos ’n toring bo almal uit en die seuns spot haar alewig daaroor. Maar wanneer haar gunsteling-onderwyser voorstel dat sy by die modelskool inskryf, lyk dit of alles kan verander. Sal Adriaan haar anders sien?

Dit is maar net ’n paar van die heerlike kort romanses wat jou hart warm sal laat klop en jou weer in sprokiesliefde sal laat glo.

Emma En Die Creepy Komplot (Afrikaans, Paperback): Marianna Brandt Emma En Die Creepy Komplot (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Marianna Brandt
R151 Discovery Miles 1 510 Within 7 - 15 working days

Die aksiebelaaide opvolg op Emma En Die Geheime Gang.

Die skool en koshuis op Kosterkloof het weer na normaal teruggekeer n die skoolhoof se komplot om kinders se DNA aan ruimtewesens te verkoop, oopgevlek is. Die kinders word nou aangemoedig om gesond te eet en ook sport te beoefen. Emma kom egter gou agter dat die blou koelsakke wat die onderhoof in die middel van die nag kombuis toe dra, nie die rugbyspan se koeldranke bevat soos hy beweer nie. En wat het die nuwe hoteleinenaar, die Plottenboers, Jori Appelgryn en die Snopkes, wat steeds in die tronk sit, met mekaar te doen?

Emma besluit natuurlik om ondersoek in te stel, maar niks kan haar en Zoltan egter voorberei vir die gruwelike fonds wat hulle een aand in die koelsakke ontdek nie . . .

#LoveReading - Short Stories, Poems, Blogs & More (Paperback): Dorothy Dyer, Rosamund Haden #LoveReading - Short Stories, Poems, Blogs & More (Paperback)
Dorothy Dyer, Rosamund Haden
R75 R65 Discovery Miles 650 Save R10 (13%) In stock

Here is a collection of blogs, stories, poems, and articles to get you thinking, talking, laughing - and crying.

Read about being in love with the wrong person, about growing up gay, about living without a father, about being in student protests... and much, much more. These popular pieces have been selected from FunDza's mobi site and they have been compiled here for your reading pleasure!

Each piece also has discussion and writing activities for reading clubs and classes.

Kwezi: Issues 4-6 - Collector's Edition (Paperback): Loyiso Mkize Kwezi: Issues 4-6 - Collector's Edition (Paperback)
Loyiso Mkize
R125 R95 Discovery Miles 950 Save R30 (24%) In stock

Our superhero's journey continues as we see him reunited with his family back home in Langelihle, Eastern Cape.

Soon after Kwezi arrives, following a confrontation with his parents and a fall out with Azania, he is made aware of a scared , mystical mission which he must undertake in order to ascend to his truer, higher self. Meanwhile in the Namib desert, en route to seek counsel about the unravelling prophecy, Mohau and Khoi encounter "The Three Pillars", inter dimensional guardians who will stop at nothing to protect the seer. Back in the Gold City, something sinister is quietly brewing through the vicious hands of Mr Mpisi.

Will Kwezi find what he is looking for in his misson and will Mohau and Khoi find their way to the great seer?.

Die Poort: Helers (Afrikaans, Paperback): Nelia Engelbrecht Die Poort: Helers (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Nelia Engelbrecht
R160 R139 Discovery Miles 1 390 Save R21 (13%) In stock

In die derde aflewering van Nelia Engelbrecht se fantasieverhaalreeks Die Poort val nog meer van die legkaartstukke vir die vier Nuweling-Bewakers in plek. Die boek skop opwindend af wanneer Kali-hulle terugreis in tyd en haar Hugenote-voorouers ontmoet. Terug op Bospoort kom die skoolvakansie nader, en Kali moet saam met Leonardo, Tara en Nomsa Italie toe reis terwyl Zak alleen agterbly. Sal sy ooit haar Bewaker-geheim met hom kan deel?

Die Poort 4: Krygers (Afrikaans, Paperback): Nelia Engelbrecht Die Poort 4: Krygers (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Nelia Engelbrecht
R160 R139 Discovery Miles 1 390 Save R21 (13%) In stock

Kan die jong Bewakers van Bospoort staande bly teen die donker magte van planeet Mitigon? Is hulle kragte en magte sterk genoeg om weerstand te bied teen die bose Chanda-Mundia? In boek vier van die Poort-reeks moet Kali nie net haar vriende lei in die aanslag teen Chanda-Mundia en sy volgelinge nie, maar moet sy ook moeilike keuses maak. Te midde van hierdie moeilike keuses, liefdesdriehoeke en donker geheime ontdek Kali dat oorwinning teen n prys kom . . . n prys wat haar kan vernietig.

Vaselinetjie (Afrikaans, Paperback, Nuwe Uitgawe): Anoeschka Von Meck Vaselinetjie (Afrikaans, Paperback, Nuwe Uitgawe)
Anoeschka Von Meck
R175 R159 Discovery Miles 1 590 Save R16 (9%) In stock

Sy is Helena Bosman van ’n piepklein dorpie doer ver in die Noord-Kaap, maar Oupa en Oumie noem haar sommer Vaselinetjie. Sy is hulle veldbosengeltjie, hulle hart se punt. Tot Vaselinetjie tien jaar oud is en die Welsyn haar laat wegstuur na die kosskool in Gauteng – die weeshuis waar Madiba se weggooikinders bly.

Dis ’n vreemde, harde, gevaarlike w靡eld van skomgatkinders, kwaai huistannies en ’n hardvogtige, onregverdige koshuisvader; van entjies rook, hare laat afskeer en planne maak om te whallap. Waar niemand oor jou traak nie, en waar jy ook leer om oor niemand te traak nie.

Maar soos die maande jare word, kruis een naam telkens Vaselinetjie se pad: Texan Kirby. En daardie naam loop reguit na haar hart.

**Film weergawe van boek in teaters 22 September 2017

The BIG Book Of Animal Stories (Hardcover): Steve Smallman, Robert Dunn, Jodie Parachini, Caroline Pedler, Daniel Howarth The BIG Book Of Animal Stories (Hardcover)
Steve Smallman, Robert Dunn, Jodie Parachini, Caroline Pedler, Daniel Howarth
R190 R149 Discovery Miles 1 490 Save R41 (22%) In stock

A delightful treasury of 8 stories, The BIG Book of Animal Stories features charming animal characters and beautiful illustrations from a variety of authors and illustrators. While each story has a heart-warming message, parents/carers and children will enjoy reading them together and are sure to find a new family favourite.

At the back there are some suggestions for adults in order to add to children’s enjoyment of the stories.

Haas Das se Nuuskas: Episode 4 (Afrikaans, Paperback): Louise Smit Haas Das se Nuuskas: Episode 4 (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Louise Smit
R140 R129 Discovery Miles 1 290 Save R11 (8%) Within 7 - 15 working days

Almal van Menseland is verheug om Haas Das, die geliefde nuusleser van Diereland, en sy assistent, Piet Muis, en hulle manewales weer te geniet in hierdie veelkleurige leesboeke. In hierdie uitsending raak Boeboe die bobbejaantjie vermis en almal is bekommerd, want Hoohoeff Hienia is in die omtrek. Die gewilde Haas Das-stories word opnuut uitgebeeld deur Vian Oelofsen se pragtige illustrasies.

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