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A beautiful collection of children's stories and poems that celebrates the golden days of summer, by some of New Zealand's finest writers and illustrators.

The great Kiwi summer conjures images of the beach, swimming, boating, fishing, families, friends adventures ... This collection of seven stories and ten poems capture that quintessential summer feeling, and is perfect summertime reading to share with children. Dive in to find all sorts of treasures by well-known New Zealand writers and illustrators, including Margaret Mahy, Joy Cowley, Gavin Bishop, Pamela Allen, Gwenda Turner, Fiona Farrell, Elena de Roo, Melanie Drewery, Sandra Morris, Sue Wootton, Brian Turner, Jenny Cooper, Vasanti Unka and David Elliot.
This beautifully produced hardcover with sunny yellow-edged pages will get the whole family into the spirit of summer.

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Only Remembered
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Stories for Boys
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Stories for Five Year Olds
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Big Book of Nursery Rhymes
The Road To Camelot
Unheard Voices
Naughtiest Children I Know
Farthing Wood Collection 1
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