New Zealand's parliament is celebrating 150 years in 2004. In this easy-to-read book, John Lockyer takes us through the years of early government and the changes that have taken place over those 150 years. Covering diverse topics such as elections, the constitution and MMP, the book also contains side panels sections that deal with interesting snippets of parliamentary life. A great book for young and old.
John Lockyer is an experienced author who has written both fiction and nonfiction children's material. He is perhaps best known for his Harry and the Anzac Poppy story and for numerous titles in the Reed Nature Kids and NZ Wild series.