Don’t Spill The Milk

Book Cover: Don't Spill The Milk

Over the uppy downy dunes, across the dark wide river, and up the steep steep mountain, Penda lovingly carries a bowl of milk to her father in the grasslands. But will she manage to get it there without spilling a single drop?

Publisher: Andersen Press
Reviews:The Sunday Telegraph wrote:

A riot of colour and simple emotion

Kirkus wrote:

A satisfying story, perfect for reading aloud, set in a part of Africa that is rarely shown in children’s books

Books for Keeps wrote:

A captivating book

Publishers Weekly wrote:

The rhythmic text and gouache folk art capture the vibrancy of life on the banks of the Niger River

Booktrust wrote:

Penda’s journey winds its way across the generous double-page spreads of this beautifully detailed, vibrantly colourful story which brings the African setting vividly to life. A picture book story about persistence, family and love

Red Reading Hub wrote:

A riot of colour and pattern abound in this heartwarming story of determination and family love: a splendid follow-up to The Goggle-Eyed Goats

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