Books for READ to RISE Programmes

Athol Williams

OAKY AND THE SUN

 

Written by Athol Williams

Illustrated by Taryn Lock

 

An inspiring story about an acorn named Oaky who is looking for the right direction to grow. It's about finding one's true purpose in life.

 

Suitable for ages 6-8 years.

 

Available in English, Afrikaans and Xhosa.

 

Retail Price: R100 (excluding postage)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Athol Williams

OAKY THE HAPPY TREE

 

Written by Athol Williams

Illustrated by Taryn Lock

 

The sequel to OAKY AND THE SUN. In this story Oaky is a mature oak tree who discovers the secret to being happy. It will leave a smile on every reader's face.

 

Suitable for ages 6-8 years.

 

Available in English.

 

Retail price: R100 (excluding postage)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Athol Williams

OAKY THE BRAVE ACORN

 

Written by Athol Williams

Illustrated by Taryn Lock

 

Oaky the Brave Acorn is a fun story about an acorn who must take a huge leap of faith to give himself the chance to fulfil his destiny. When it counts, Oaky proves himself to be a brave acorn.

 

Suitable for ages 5-7 years.

Available in English.

Retail price: R100 (excluding postage)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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WHAT IS HAPPENING TO OAKY?

 

Written by Athol Williams

Illustrated by Taryn Lock

 

An intriguing story involving interactions between Oaky, the oak tree, and his three friends. The story teaches us that change is part of life and that change can be good for us. We also learn about the value of friendship.

 

Suitable for ages 7-8 years.

Available in English.

Retail price: R100 (excluding postage)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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OAKY RUNS A RACE

 

Written by Athol Williams

Illustrated by Taryn Lock

 

Oaky Runs a Race is a lively story in which a gruff pine cone challenges Oaky to a race. Oaky accepts the challenge but he runs much slower than the pine cone. However, there is a surprising outcome to the race.

 

For ages 6+ years. 

Available in English.

Retail price: R100 (excluding postage)