What is JacketFlap

  • JacketFlap connects you to the work of more than 200,000 authors, illustrators, publishers and other creators of books for Children and Young Adults. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. Members include published authors and illustrators, librarians, agents, editors, publicists, booksellers, publishers and fans.
    Join now (it's free).

Book Creators

Upcoming Events

  • None

Recent Blog Posts

These are the most recent 10 blog posts about The Missing Ball in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader


Book Awards

Editorial Reviews


JacketFlap Sponsors

Spread the word about books.
Put this Widget on your blog!
  • Powered by JacketFlap.com

Are you a book Publisher?
Learn about Widgets now!

The Missing Ball

Book Description
Gaps, the endearing Nguni calf, and his cousin Sugarbean-named because of her speckled, sugar bean-like hide-want to play a game of soccer before sundown, but they must first find their missing ball, hidden somewhere in Africa's vast, majestic landscape. With a quirky African take on a situation all kids can relate to-losing a favorite toy-this visually engaging tale continues the series' trend of... More
Book Information
PublisherJacana Media
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date04/01/2010
The Creators
About Maryanne Bester (Author) : Maryanne Bester is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Maryanne Bester include The Cool Nguni and Three Friends and a Taxi.
View Maryanne Bester's profile

About Shayle Bester (Illustrator) : Shayle Bester is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Shayle Bester include The Cool Nguni and Three Friends and a Taxi.
View Shayle Bester's profile
You must be a member of JacketFlap to add a video to this page. Please Log In or Register.
Reader Comments

Log In or Register to leave a comment about this book.

Amazon US Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.com for this book
Amazon UK Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.co.uk for this book
Barnes & Noble Reviews
Write a review on Barnes & Noble for this book
Goodreads Reviews
Write a review on Goodreads for this book