!Vaya Marana! by Anita Pouroulis


!Vaya Marana! by Anita Pouroulis

Kiki is an artistic, little girl who'd prefer to do anything other than brush her hair every day. There are simply so many other better things to do! So it comes as no surprise when Kiki's hair develops a tiny knot. But rather than wish it gone, Kiki nurtures that knot until it becomes something grand, something worthy of an incredible story.


'Oh, What a Tangle!'

.This is a story that tells all those girls out there that don't want to be perfect princesses that it's OK to be yourself.

About the Author

Anita Pouroulis

Anita Pouroulis was born in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1969. She grew up there, the eldest of three siblings.

Anita worked as a primary school teacher for many years, both in South Africa and in the U.K. While teaching, she developed a passion for children’s books and read every single book in each and every school library! She also studied part time, completing an Honours Degree in Psychology. She then moved out of teaching for a while, landing what she calls her ‘best job ever’, writing and copy-editing for a teenage girls’ magazine based in Johannesburg.

“My daughter is an incredible source of inspiration for my stories,” she says, “As well as the memories of all my ‘other’ children I taught so many years ago!”

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32 pages


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Publication date

30th October 2012



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