Kiddies book corner
Greg Heffley is back with his family in Diary of a Wimpy Kid – The Getaway. With the cold weather and the approaching Christmas holidays, the Heffleys decide to escape to a tropical island resort. A few days in paradise should do wonders – but they soon discover it’s not all it’s cracked up to be, what with sunburn, stomach troubles and venomous critters. Can the holiday be saved or will their island getaway be a disaster? Jeff Kinney’s book is laugh-out-loud funny. Puffin, R230
Discover the Rivera family secrets, explore the mysterious Land of the Dead and get ready to make some music in Disney – Pixar Coco – The Essential Guide.This is the perfect partner to the eagerly anticipated new movie which revolves around the discovery of a generations-old mystery that leads to a most extraordinary and surprising family reunion. The guide covers all the memorable characters, locations and themes from the movie. DK, R230
Star Wars fans … this is what you’ve been waiting for – Star Wars Annual 2018. Visit strange worlds, meet alien creatures and join Jyn Erso and her Rogue One team on a quest to steal the Death Star plans. You can also celebrate the 40th anniversary of A New Hope in a special section, find puzzles and activities, and catch up on trivia from the Star Wars universe. Egmont, R120.
Get It Bloemfontein September 2018