The House That Jack Built
PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2012
The House that Jack Built is a Gecko Press revival of an award-winning, modern New Zealand classic, which uses a familiar nursery rhyme to tell the story of Aotearoa New Zealand in the early 19th century.
Winner of New Zealand Post Book Awards: Book of the Year 2000 and New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Picture Book 2011. Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2000.
Gavin Bishop has written and illustrated several award-winning children's books. He has won the LIANZA Russell Clark Award for Illustration four times. Gavin lives in Christchurch, New Zealand.