Award-winning, bestselling author and illustrator collaborate on second children’s book Tu Meke Tuatara!

MEDIA RELEASE  Tu Meke Tuatara!  Words by Malcolm Clarke, Illustrations by FLOX Published by Little Love; 2 November 2020; RRP: $30.00   “A heart-warming tale that shows how a simple act of kindness helps everyone.” — Anika Moa Malcolm Clarke’s first children’s book Tu Meke Tūī! was the product of …

New book shows how legacy and modernity meld in Christchurch rebuild

MEDIA RELEASE Christchurch Architecture: A Walking Guide JOHN WALSH AND PATRICK REYNOLDS A new book to be published in November shows that the best ways to appreciate the architecture of Christchurch is on foot. The second in a series of urban walking guides written by well-known architecture writer John Walsh …

Celebrated artist Grahame Sydney encourages wildlife painter to create book

MEDIA RELEASE  Drawn to the Wild: Paintings of New Zealand Birds  NICOLAS DILLON  Published by Potton & Burton 09 November 2020, RRP: $59.99    Nicolas Dillon is one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s leading wildlife painters. Having honed his craft and established an international reputation over some 30 years, Dillon’s long-held …

The fascinating story of our legendary extinct bird

MEDIA RELEASE  What happened to the moa  NED BARRAUD  Published by Potton & Burton, 09 October 2020 RRP: $29.99 hardback / $19.99 paperback  In his most challenging book to date, author and illustrator Ned Barraud tackles the intriguing story of New Zealand’s prehistoric, flightless bird – the moa. Spurred on …

Landmark charitable organisation celebrates 100 years

MEDIA RELEASE Agency of Hope: The story of the Auckland City Mission 1920–2020 PETER LINEHAM “Agency of Hope is for anybody interested in the history of Auckland, social issues or indeed how an organisation can adapt as society changes.” — Chris Farrelly, CEO/Auckland City Missioner The Auckland City Mission has …

Landmark book celebrates Aotearoa New Zealand’s proud running heritage

MEDIA RELEASE The Kiwi Runners’ Family Tree (Volume One 1800s-1999) DREYDON SOBANJA Published by Inspired Kids, 01 September 2020, RRP: $29.99 ‘Dreydon Sobanja has captured the Kiwi running experience with aplomb.  Never before has there been a book so packed with stories – many told here for the first time …