When Dad loses his car keys, toddler Mary suspects that they have ended up down the back of the chair so Dad begins to search. But what an odd assortments of objects are living down the back of the chair! This lively, eccen... read more
Biography & Autobiography
The little plane has been flying across the sea for eight hours. Huge black clouds surround it. Rain pours in. Wind slams. The aircraft is tossed around like a leaf. The pilot stares into the darkne... read more
PUBLICATION AUGUST 2017
From the huge crane with a swinging ball to the toothy jaws that ram the walls, this rambunctious demolition, reverberating with sound words, is guaranteed to have small kids rapt.
"Kelly Wilson's heartwarming picture book about a stallion rescued from the 2012 Kaimanawa muster, and his real-life journey from wild horse to show horse, illustrated by Jenny Cooper. Ranger is a wild horse in the r... read more
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Bleep, bleep. Emergency! News just through: Crash, crash, there’s been a crash. Let’s go, crew!
Nee nar nee nar.
A reassuring exploration of the work of paramedics and ambulance crews, this is an ex... read more
PUBLICATION MAY 2017
Slinky Malinki steals anything from a clothes peg, to a slipper, to a string of sausages, to a clock! Our hero is a BAD cat! The story is told in wonderful rhyme and through pictures full of life and movement.
NZ Picture Books
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Book Data New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2001 and New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Picture Book 2001.|
After the war a tree grows, a family grows, and the landscape changes. With detailed illustrations, this delightful book depicts change and growth in New Zealand life from 1945 to 2000.
The perfect “I love you” book for Mother’s Day or any day.
What makes mum so special? Is it because she’s so brave, or so funny, or can drive a tractor? Find out in this delightful, funny pict... read more
PUBLICATION APRIL 2017
Kahu inherits his grandad's battered old guitar and wants to know why he can't have a nice new one. Then his nana tells him about the adventures the guitar's been on all over the world: travelling with bandits in Afghanistan, pl... read more
Due mid-May 2017
Poor Little Kiwi. He has caught a cold, and all he wants to do is snuggle in his burrow and eat worms. But words don't quite sound the same when you're all blocked up, and Little Sister gets confused. Is Little Kiwi g... read more
PUBLICATION AUGUST 2017
Is he a hippo that looks like a mouse? Or, is he a mouse too big for this house?Just who or what is Squeakopotamus? And how will the kids, Mum and Dad keep him fed? No one yet has ever had a pet like the astonishing, demolishing... read more
PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2016