Illustrations by Helena Copsey
Illustrated junior fiction for children age 7 and up.
“This charming story will delight young readers, igniting their imaginations while it gently explores the need to protect Aotearoa’s beautiful landscapes and unique creatures.” – Mandy Hager, award-winning author of Singing Home the Whale
Includes black and white illustrations throughout.
A donation will be made to Kakapo Recovery for every copy sold.
Meet Kiwi author Sue Copsey
Sue Copsey is an award-winning writer of ghost and magical adventure stories for children. She was a senior editor at Dorling Kindersley in London before moving to New Zealand, where she now works as a freelance writer and editor.
Her books The Ghosts of Tarawera and Our Children Aotearoa received Notable Book Awards from the Storylines Children’s Literature Trust of New Zealand, and Children Just Like Me won the UK Times Educational Supplement award for best children’s non-fiction.
Sue also writes adult fiction under the pseudonym Olivia Hayfield. Her novels are published internationally by Hachette and Penguin Random House. She has two children and lives in Auckland.
Find out more about Sue on her author page.