Who's Afraid of the Dark?

Sanele is afraid of the dark. She hears strange noises and can’t sleep. She thinks there are monsters under her bed and a lion in the house. What will help Sanele sleep at night?
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Sanele is afraid of the dark. She hears strange noises and can’t sleep. She thinks there are monsters under her bed and a lion in the house. What will help Sanele sleep at night?

This book brings together two of South Africa’s most gifted children’s talents – Joan Rankin and Dianne Stewart.

About the Author and Illustrator
Dianne Stewart
has worked extensively in the field of the oral tradition. It inspired many of her children’s books including The Dove and The Gift of the Sun which has been translated into Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, French, Spanish, Xhosa, Zulu Afrikaans and South Korean. Gift of the Sun won the Katrine Harries Award. Di has an Honours degree in African Languages, an MA in English (South African Literature) and an MA in Creative Writing.

Joan Rankin has illustrated over thirty books for children. She received the South African HAUM Dann Retief Prize for children's book illustration in 1986 and the Katrina Harris Award for Children's Book Illustration in 1991. She has illustrated numerous books on the McElderry list, including A Frog in the Bog by Karma Wilson and Off to First Grade by Louise Borden. Joan recently won the MER Prize for best illustrated children’s book: Just Sisi/Net Sisi written by Wendy Hartmann.

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Author: Text by Dianne Stewart, Illustrations by Joan Rankin
ISBN: 9781431401185
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Size (mm): 175x241mm
Pages: 24pp
format: Paperback
Colour: Full Colour
Rights: World
Language: English
Publication Date: 2011-11-13
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