In Other Words
A Good Day For Climbing Trees was included in our In Other Words scheme last year - find out which books made it on to the shortlist in 2018.
More about Jaco's book
Thirteen-year-old Marnus finds himself at the centre of a protest when he and a girl named Leila camp out in a tree to prevent it from being cut down by developers. This is the perfect feel-good book from one of South Africa’s top children’s authors.