Sharp-Sharp Thoko!

With adorable illustrations and four heart-warming easy-to-read stories, Niki Daly has created a second book about Thoko – who is sure to become one of his most beloved characters.
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Description

 

Here comes Thoko again!

Thoko is resourceful!

Thoko is full of fun!

Thoko is kind-hearted!



Niki Daly makes reading about life as a kid entertaining and realistic with his delightful new local heroine, Thoko. Thoko skips through life, leaving behind a trail of laughter.

With adorable illustrations and four heart-warming easy-to-read stories, Niki Daly has created a second book about Thoko – who is sure to become one of his most beloved characters.

Look out for Hooray! Thoko.

Available in English, Afrikaans, isiXhosa and isiZulu.

978-1-4314-2691-1                  Aitsa! Thoko                        Afrikaans

978-1-4314-2692-8                 Sharp-Sharp! Thoko            IsiXhosa

978-1-4314-2693-5                 Kwakuhle! Thoko                 IsiZulu

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR



Niki Daly has won many awards for his work. His ground-breaking Not So Fast Songololo, winner of a US Parents’ Choice Award, paved the way for post-apartheid South African children’s books. Since then he has published widely and has given talks in several countries. Among his many books, Once Upon a Time was an Honor Winner at the US Children’s Africana Book Awards, and Jamela’s Dress was chosen by the ALA as a Notable Children’s Book and by Booklist as one of the Top Ten African American Picture Books of 2000. In 2009 Niki was awarded the Molteno Gold Award for Lifetime Achievement in Literature. Other books include Nicholas and the Wild Ones, Thank you, Jackson, The Herd Boy, Pretty Salma, No More Kisses for Bernard and Ruby Sings the Blues. Niki is married and lives in Kleinmond, South Africa.