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Thursday, January 22, 2015


From the bestselling author of children’s books, Niki Daly, who has worked on an impressive 79 titles to date, Thank you, Jackson is another book from Niki and Jude Daly. This warm-hearted story, with spectacular illustrations by renowned artist Jude Daly, shows the importance of courtesy and kindness.

Jackson, an old donkey, goes up the hill to market with his heavy load until he suddenly sits down and will go no further. The farmer pushes and pulls but Jackson will not go! Now the farmer picks up a stick ... “Stop!” calls his little son, Goodwill, and he whispers something in the donkey’s ear. Could Goodwill’s whispered words save the day?

Jacana Media is proud to publish Thank you,  Jackson in English. ISBN 978-1-4314-2121-3 as well as Afrikaans, isiXhosa and isiZulu. Recommended retail price R120.