* Hugely popular series translated into 17 languages, with 4 million copies sold in France since its creation * The easy-to-read text appeals to children, especially reluctant readers. * A "green comic": The hero is very close to nature, and the series promotes animal and nature awareness. * Perfect for the school and library markets
Derib and Job have been writing Yakari stories for over 30 years and have both received lifetime achievement awards for their outstanding work. At the comics festival at Angouleme in 2006, Yakari won the "prix jeunesse 7-8 ans" or "youth prize 7-8 years."