Storylines Notable Book Award winner 2022
Kids Books NZ ~ Ten to thirteen year old readers will really enjoy this story, especially if they like eco-stories. They’ll learn about the important work that Richard Henry (and his assistants) did in the Sounds, and more about endangered birds and how they were saved, while enjoying a historical fiction story. A great holiday read! Plus it has a great cover!
About the Kiwi author
Gay Buckingham is a regional writer – her work is set firmly in southern New Zealand — and she revels in describing the coast, bush, wildlife and farming community of the area in which she grew up. In 2013 she completed a degree in modern letters at Victoria University. This is her first novel.