Discover the story of New Zealand through this multiple-award-winning, richly illustrated visual history by Gavin Bishop.
Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud.
Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. Explore the defining moments of our history, captured by celebrated children's book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. Discover Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 64
New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults
WINNER • 2018 • ELSIE LOCKE AWARD FOR NON-FICTION
WINNER • 2018 • MARGARET MAHY BOOK OF THE YEAR
SHORTLISTED • 2018 • ELSIE LOCKE AWARD FOR NON-FICTION
PANZ Book Design Awards
WINNER • 2018 • SCHOLASTIC NEW ZEALAND AWARD FOR BEST CHILDREN'S BOOK
Storylines Notable Non-fiction Award
AWARDED • 2018 • A STORYLINES NOTABLE NON-FICTION BOOK