FORMAT: Paperback Book
SUMMARY: Walking to school with Mama, Gogo or Tata is fun. But riding high on Papa’s shoulders is the BEST!
On my Papa’s Shoulders invites young readers along on a little boy and his Papa’s walk to school, where they have their own special way of saying goodbye. Niki Daly was awarded a Molteno Gold Medal in 2009 for his contribution to South African children’s literature.
In 2020 he received a South African Literary Award for It’s Jamela, an anthology of stories about one of South Africa’s most endearing picture book characters.
AUTHOR: Lovers of children’s books, art and music have come to know Niki Daly as one of South Africa’s most successful writers and artists. He has been shortlisted for the coveted Hans Christian Andersen Award, and most recently nominated for the Astrid Lindgren Award. He lives with his wife, Jude, also an illustrator, in Kleinmond.