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Jacqui Shepherd, children's author, was born in Zimbabwe, started her schooling years in England and now resides in South Africa. As a child her favourite books were Winnie the Pooh and Dr. Seuss. She is a big Roald Dahl fan. Jacqui first began creating stories to amuse her four children. Although Jacqui's children are now grown up and making their own way in the world, they remain her inspiration. Jacqui inherited her storytelling talent from her father, Lancelot Steven Shepherd, and in loving memory of him she publishes all her work under her maiden name. Although all of Jacqui's stories are entertaining, some of them have the the added benefit of important lessons, which equip children with values and attitudes that help them in their da
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Invisible!

So often our lives bounce from one extreme to the other. We can go from feeling utterly invisible to wishing we were invisible.

 

Have you felt invisible?

Feeling like you are utterly insignificant. It’s not a good feeling to feel like your efforts go unnoticed, or that your presence makes no impact or impression whatsoever.

 

Have you wished you were invisible?

Perhaps at times when you have felt rejec

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Goo on my shoe by Jacqui Shepherd
"Sweet rhyming story. A fun read for young kids. A simple problem most kids have already encountered. Who hasn't had mysterious goo on their shoe at some point in their lives? Relatable for adults as well. I'm sure young readers will get a kick out of" Read more of this review »
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This book highlights the importance of forgiveness beautifully. If you are struggling to forgive or are looking to gain a deeper understanding about it then I urge you to read this book.
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Goo on my shoe by Jacqui Shepherd
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Goo on My Shoe is a fun story to read to children. A little boy has some goo stuck to the bottom of his shoe and can't get it off. Children giggle at his predicament and want to know" Read more of this review »
Superpower by Jacqui Shepherd
"A positive & imaginative book for children ..

I found myself really following the guideline in the book for furthering my ‘superpower’, loads of fun!! Children can draw out their imagination and do a ‘show and tell’ with other children at school - it’" Read more of this review »
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