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A Good Day for Climbing Trees, Jacobs,  Jaco
A Good Day for Climbing Trees
Jaco Jacobs

Paperback $16.99 - Bloomsbury
No Heading Text for this Section - Published: 1/Jun/2018 - ISBN: 9781786073174

It 's the summer holidays and 13-year-old Marnus feels invisible, sandwiched between a heart-breakingly handsome older brother, and his cute but crafty little brother. Then, one day, a girl called Leila shows up at the house with a petition to save a nearby tree. It is the start of an extraordinary adventure that changes his life- The two become local heroes and bring the community full of weird and wonderful characters closer together. For the first time, Marnus feels people are noticing him. Jaco Jacobs is the most popular and prolific children's book author in Afrikaans. He has published more than 120 books and nearly a million copies of his books have been sold. Jaco is also a well-known columnist, blogger, freelance journalist and translator. He lives in Bloemfontein, South Africa
Afrikaans translator of children's books A funny, warm-hearted novel about a 13-year-old who becomes a local hero by saving a tree

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