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Sally Sutton
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Sally Sutton

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Aucklander Sally Sutton has been writing picture books, children's novels and plays for two decades. Her stories are celebrated for being 'busy with joy, and colour, and words that boing off the page' (The Spinoff) - making reading her stories a magical moment between parent and child. Sally has been awarded several Storylines Notable Book Awards for her work, and in 2009 she and illustrator Brian Lovelock won the Picture Book category of the New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults for Roadworks. Her 2018 story about a cat's amazing true journey, The Cat from Muzzle (illustrated by Scott Tulloch),was a bestseller.

Read more about Sally at www.sallysutton.co.nz

Books by Sally Sutton

The Cat from Muzzle

Over mountains and across rivers, this delightful true story traces a high-country cat’s epic, five-week journey home to New Zealand’s most remote station.

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Crane Guy

Let's see all the things we can spy, high above the city with Crane Guy!

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Crazy Kiwi Tops and Tails

Take 14 of New Zealand's best-loved native animals, split them down the middle and what do you get? Nearly 200 crazy Kiwi combos, from rare to wacky. Mix and match for hours of fun.

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Cat From Muzzle colouring sheet!

Dwayne is the cat from Muzzle, who traveled over mountains and across rivers on an epic five-week journey home to New Zealand’s most remote station. Download and print this fun colouring sheet of Dwayne here! 

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Crane Guy colouring sheet

Let's see all the things we can spy, high above the city with Crane Guy! Keep the kids busy with this awesome Crane Guy colouring sheet!