Where's Jamela?

(1 reviews with an average rating of 5 out of 5)

Publisher: Frances Lincoln

Jamela is worried about moving to her new home, although her mother tries to reassure her that they will be happy there.

In an attempt to avoid the move, Jamela hides in a large box but she is found and learns to face her fears with the comfort of her family.

This is a lovely book, with cheerful illustrations throughout. It sends the message to young readers that, while sometimes change can be frightening, with the help and comfort of loved ones most fears can be overcome. The message is universal, but the South African setting adds an extra dimension to the story.

More books like this

A Song for Jamela

Author: Niki Daly

Jamela is a young girl who lives with her family in South Africa. One day she goes to help out at Aunt Beauty’s hair salon.

Read more about A Song for Jamela

Jamela's Dress

Author: Niki Daly

Jamela wraps herself up with the new material that her mother bought to make herself a dress for a wedding.

Read more about Jamela's Dress

Share this book with your friends

Use our Bookfinder to discover the perfect children's books for every age...