Jenny Stow : Artist and Illustrator


"Glowing colours and a bold text with plenty of repetition for the younger reader, complements this counting story. Join Beetle, Frog, Lizard and the other animals as they follow the sun from dawn until dusk across the African plain. A perfect first book"

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Following The Sun


Following the Sun

written and illustrated by Jenny Stow


Hamish Hamilton (UK)1996
Carolrhoda Books Inc (USA) 1996
Garamond (South Africa) 1996 (English, Afrikaans, Kwazulu, Sesotho, Xhosa)


A counting book that introduces children to a host of African animals as they march through the bush. Children can follow the movement of the sun across the sky and learn to memorise the animals and the order in which they join the trail.


Age 2 - 5+



Spanish / EspaƱol