The Herd Boy

Title: The Herd Boy Author: Daly, Niki; Daly, Niki (illus.) Genre: South Africa / Fiction Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers Release Date: 2012 Source: ISBN 9780802854179 While caring for his grandfather’s sheep and goats on the grasslands of South Africa, young Malusi dreams of everything from owning his own dog to becoming president. In…

Next Stop Zanzibar Road!

Title: Next Stop Zanzibar Road! Author: Daly, Niki; Daly, Niki (illus.) Genre: Africa / Fiction / Picture Books Publisher: Clarion Books Release Date: 2012 Source: ISBN 9780547688527 / 0547688520 In Africa, Mama Jumbo puts on a jazzy dress, struggles to get her hat straight with no mirror, then jumps in Mr. Motiki’s taxi to go…