At the eleventh hour, on the eleventh day of the eleventh month each year New Zealanders remember the end of the First World War. Armistice Day. Kiwi soldiers returned home to a terrible influenza epidemic, as the population grieved for the loss of life. Memo... read more

PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2016

Armistice Day: The New Zealand Story
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 NZ Middle Fiction

A family of rats is forced to leave their home, so sets out to find the fabled city of Ratenburg. Along the way they outwit vicious dogs, tricky rat traps and sharp-beaked hawks, and make some very dangerous crossings. The rat familys adventures test their character and... read more

The Road to Ratenburg
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 NZ Picture Books

Awards:Shortlisted for NZ Childrens & Young Adult Picture Book Awards 2017

PUBLICATION JUNE 2017

If I Was a Banana (PB)
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 Sport & Leisure

Black Caps captain and the world's number one player Kane Williamson on how to play our favourite summer sport. 'I love batting. Nothing gives me a bigger buzz than taking on the best bowlers in the world. I'm a big believer in the idea that cricket is a team sport b... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2016

Cricket with Kane Williamson
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 NZ Senior Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for the Copyright Licensing NZ Award for  Young Adult Fiction at the 2017 NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults  

Elliot is on the run from a situation that's just too big to handle. Sooner or later, it's going to catch up with him.
Elliot's in need of a fresh start, so he's dispatched to a new city to work as an apprentice electrician. His boss, Arnie, is an ex-naval officer ... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2016

Coming Home to Roost
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 Biography & Autobiography

Reading Level:General Adult
Awards:Winner of the Russell Clark Illustration Award  at the NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2016

There has never been a period when Shakespeare was out of fashion. In his lifetime he was incredibly successful, and soon after his death his works were published to the world.
Within these pages you will find a new interpretation of Shakespeare's stage... read more

Much Ado About Shakespeare
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 NZ Picture Books

Awards:Shortlisted for the 2017 Picture Book Award at the NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults  

A stunning picture book from the award-winning Glyn Harper and Jenny Cooper, bringing us the incredible true story of Gladys Sandford u mechanic, First World War ambulance driver, New Zealand's first woman pilot and a trailblazer ahead of her time.
Gladys loves nothin... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2016

Gladys Goes to War
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 NZ Non Fiction

Awards:Winner of the 2017 Elsie Locke Award for Non Fiction at the NZ Book Awards for Childrens & Young Adults.

The true story of two boys who live on the wild and rugged West Coast of the South Island. Join Jack and Charlie as they go whitebaiting and fishing, panning for gold, chopping wood with their tomahawks, firing at targets with their bows and arrows, plucking du... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2016

Jack and Charlie: Boys of the Bush
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 NZ Middle Fiction

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11

Anna Orlov, the daughter of a Russian count, lives in a beautiful snowbound palace that's also home to tigers, wolfhounds, and horses. Anna also owns a priceless heirloom diamond necklace. But when Anna defies her father's wishes and secretly raises a young colt alongside her pet tiger cub, her actions will have far reaching consequences.

PUBLICATION MAY 2017

The Diamond Horse (PB)
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 NZ Senior Fiction

Paige plays bass in high school rock band Vox Pop, which means always having to keep a steady rhythm.
But in the tense build-up to the Rockfest competition, Paige finds she can't control everything in her life, no matter how hard she practises and how loud she play... read more

Age 13 plus.

Lonesome When You Go
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 Gift Books

Gecko Press’s Annual is a game-changer, packing dynamic, irreverent, challenging, and timeless material into a beautiful package for 9- to 12-year-olds.
Annual features a dictionary of crazy words that come in handy on car trips, a sophisticated "spot the similarity"... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2016

Annual
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The modern Maui is an intermediate-school boy who lives with his Mum and three older brothers in a city where the day is never long enough to get things done.Maui grasps the mantle: Mum, I'm gonna catch that Sun for you.That Sun who's always on the run.Wi... read more

PUBLICATION NOVEMBER 2016

Maui: Sun Catcher (English/Maori)
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