Jollof holds a special place in every Ghanaian's heart. Jollof Day celebrates the joy of eating Jollof for the first time.
January 17, 2025
Michelle Lee at Dial has acquired world rights to Jollof Day by Bernard Mensah (l.), illustrated by Annalise Barber, which captures the special place Jollof holds for a Ghanaian boy and his family, the second picture book in a previously announced deal. The publication is slated for Spring 2025.
About The Author
Meet Bernard Mensah, a talented author who was born in Ghana and now calls the UK home. Bernard has a Master's degree in Computer Science, but his true passion is writing books for children and young adults.
His stories focus on Ghanaian history and experiences, as well as African experiences more broadly. Bernard is dedicated to sharing his love of African culture with young readers, and his books are a fantastic way to introduce kids to new cultures and perspectives.
Whether you're a teacher looking for diverse reading material for your classroom, or a parent looking for exciting books to share with your kids, Bernard Mensah's books are sure to delight and educate. So why not give one a try today?