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  • 5 stars across 33 books
    Stephen Davies is a missionary living amongst Fulani herders in West Africa. He speaks Fulfulde, eats millet, accompanies cattle-drives and preaches the gospel in culturally relevant ways. At present he is working towards the set-up of a Fulfulde radio station which will broadcast news, griot music and advice about cows, crops and health. He also writes for the Guardian Weekly (Letters from Bukina Faso) and occasionally for the Sunday Times. Have a look at his website: www.voiceinthedesert.org.uk
    4th September 2018

    Hilda and the Hidden People (US Edition)

    Introducing the novel based on the Netflix animated series, Hilda, coming to screens in fall 2018. Meet Hilda: explorer,... More

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    7th February 2013

    Dave

    A reissue of this hilarious picture book with a stunning glittery cover. Written by Sue Hendra, the creator of the bes... More

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    1st May 2014

    Don't Spill the Milk!

    Up the downy dunes, across the dark, wide river and up and down the steep, steep mountain, Penda lovingly carries a bowl... More

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    1st October 2019

    Chessboxer

    'Gripping and surprising. I gulped it down' Sarah Crossan Leah Baxter is a genius. She's a few wins away from becoming ... More

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    2nd May 2013

    The Goggle-Eyed Goats

    Old Al Haji Amadu had three wives, seven children - and five extremely naughty goggle-eyed goats that munched and gobble... More

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    7th April 2016

    All Aboard for the Bobo Road

    All aboard for the Bobo Road! Fatima and Galo load the luggage while their dad Big Ali drives the bus. Help count on bik... More

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    2nd January 2019

    Hilda and the Great Parade (Netflix Original Series Book 2)

    Meet Hilda: explorer, adventurer, avid sketchbook-keeper and friend to every creature in the valley! Hilda and her mum h... More

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    6th March 2014

    Titanic

    Discover More: Titanic focuses on the key events leading up to the moment the ship hit the iceberg. Readers can le... More

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    27th January 2009

    The Yellowcake Conspiracy

    Fourteen-year-old Haroun divides his time between herding cows and working in a uranium mine. When the director of the... More

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    1st March 2007

    Sophie and the Locust Curse

    Sophie and Gidaado are back and this time the enemy is more dangerous than camel thief Moussa ag Litni. Locusts with the... More

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    • Dave

      Dave

      My grandson asks me to read this book most nights! He’s not 2 yet but loves Dave and this funny book! Well written for little ones with great illustra...

    • Don't Spill the Milk!

      Don't Spill the Milk!

      Stephen Davies and Christopher Corr have produced several colourful picture books set in Africa.  This one is a very sweet and charming one about a gi...

    • All Aboard for the Bobo Road

      All Aboard for the Bobo Road

      This is a beautiful, colourful, bright, engaging and vibrant book set in Burkina Faso.  The EYFS children loved the story.  It has a counting and memo...