Niki Daly is the award-winning author and illustrator of many books for children. He lives in Kleinmond, a small seaside town in Western Cape, South Africa, and often finds inspiration for his stories in African peoples and cultures.
Daly's retelling offers a pleasing blend of familiar and original elements ... beams with sassy good fun. Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
Little Red Riding Hood is reinvented for a new audience in this colorful retelling of the classic fairy tale. Publishers Weekly Daly's boldly colored illustrations perfectly match this West African incarnation of the classic story. School Library Journal A mixture of the traditional and the contemporary in a Ghanaian urban setting. Booklist, ALA The South African writer/illustrator...create[s] an unusual version of the popular rural European cautionary tale set in contemporary urban Ghana. Kirkus Reviews