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Kiwi Corkers: Tuatara and the Skink

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Paperback / softback
Kiwi Corkers: Tuatara and the Skink by Chris Gurney

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35% of people buy Kiwi Corkers: Tuatara and the Skink and Kiwi Corkers: Wacko Kakapo ~ Paperback / softback ~ Yvonne Morrison.

Buy together: $28.63


The pairing that brought us Wacko Kakapo now delights with the New Zealand version of the fable The Tortoise and the Hare. In this version it's the slow native tuatara and the quick little skink that are pitted against each other to prove that 'slow and steady wins the race'.

Author Biography

Yvonne Morrison is a zookeeper, swing dance instructor, former school teacher, and children's book author of such bestsellers as A Kiwi Night Before Christmas, A Kiwi Jingle Bells and Down in the Forest. Yvonne is passionate about animal welfare and loves to travel the world seeking out strange and unusual species. Donovan Bixley is a talented artist and designer with a range of styles. He was the illustrator of The Story of Bo and the Circus that Wasn't, Phoebe and the Night Creatures, A Right Royal Christmas, The Three Bears (Sort Of) and the Dinosaur Rescue series of junior novels. His work is bright and energetic with a terrific sense of humour. Donovan lives in Taupo with his family.
Release date NZ
November 1st, 2017
  • Illustrated by Donovan Bixley
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Scholastic New Zealand
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