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              Books by Chris Gurney

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              Fairies and Cloakmaker
                

              Fairies and Cloakmaker (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Bennett, John

              • RRP: $19.99
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                1 Jul 21

              Redesign of Grimms classic The Elves and the Shoemaker, reimagined with a Kiwi perspective. Kahu the cloakmaker has only enough materials left to make one cloak. But that night, as he and his wife sleep, they are visited by patupaiarehe (fairy folk), who make the finest cloak the...y have ever seen! Tahi, rua, toru, wha, we bring feathers from afar. Our flying fingers weave a cloak, for we are special fairy folk ... Patupaiarehe
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              ISBN 9781775436546
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corker
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              Hug Blanket
               

              Hug Blanket (Hardback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Chisholm, Lael

              • RRP: $21.99
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              It smells like sunshine. It sounds like whispers. It looks like rainbows...It feels like love. Nana made hug blankets for all her family. Each one was special. We love our Nana. A joyful story of family, love and loss, but above all else, love

              ISBN 9781775436348
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Tuatara and the Skink
               

              Tuatara and the Skink (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Bixley, Donovan

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              The story of The tortoise and the hare retold with a New Zealand twist. A slow native tuatara and a quick little skink are pitted against each other to prove that slow and steady wins the race.

              ISBN 9781775432548
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2017
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corkers
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              28 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Parakeet in Boots
               

              Parakeet in Boots (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Lawford, Myles

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              "Based on Puss in Boots, the Parakeet in boots does much the same sort of thing. He helps his friend Pete trick the Big Boss into thinking he is the Pongatown mayor, who is rich and impressive, in order to win the hand of his daughter. As it happens, Pete couldn't let the tricker...y go on and confessed to everything. But the Big Boss could see how his daughter looked at Pete and agreed to the marriage anyway, as well as retiring and giving Pete his business"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9781775434382
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2017
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corkers
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              Trev and the Kauri Tree
               

              Trev and the Kauri Tree (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Gunson, Dave

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              A humorous New Zealand retelling of Jack and the beanstalk, in which Mum resolves the problem at the end with her trusty chainsaw.

              ISBN 9781775432531
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2017
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corkers
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              264 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Yackety Zac
               

              Yackety Zac (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Kinnaird, Ross

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              Zachary Black just won't shut up! From the moment he was born he was yakking non-stop. At first his parents are proud of their son but with time they tire of the constant noise. A trip to the doctor and a cure is found. A rhyme and rhythm tongue twister that is a joy to read alou...d.
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              ISBN 9780995106451
              Published NZ 25 Oct 2018
              Publisher OneTree House Ltd
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Goldie and the Three Penguins
               

              Goldie and the Three Penguins (Hardback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Anderson, Sarah Nelisiwe

              A rhyming Kiwi retelling of the traditional story of Goldilocks and the three bears. However in this version "Goldie" is a little kiwi girl who eats the fish and chip dinner of three penguins. Suggested level: junior, primary.

              ISBN 9781775430438
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2012
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corkers Great New Zealand Yarns
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              Esau the Paw
               

              Esau the Paw (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Bennett, John

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              Esau the Paw was a very cool cat. No cat was fluffier, be sure of that... But what happens when long-haired cats' coats get too matted to brush? Yep, they get clipped, much to Esaus embarrassmentand disgust!

              ISBN 9781775431855
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2014
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              340 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Giraffe Attack
               

              Giraffe Attack (Paperback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Fukuoka, Aki

              When is a giraffe not a giraffe ? Jack is fearful of the dreadful giraffe that everyone talks about thumping and bumping around the house, trying to get in. His imagination knows no bounds. So why does Mum laugh and tell him hes being silly?

              ISBN 9781869439576
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2011
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              The Little Blue Duck
               

              The Little Blue Duck (Hardback)

              By Gurney, Chris; Illustrated by Mahardhika, Stevie

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              The story of the Little red hen is retold with a New Zealand twist. Little blue duck decides to make a pavlova, but tui, kiwi and weta are no help at all, leaving her to do all the work.

              ISBN 9781869439149
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781775433934
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2009
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-6 years
              Series Kiwi Corkers Great New Zealand Yarns
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              54 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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