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Grandad's Guitar

Grandad's Guitar
 

Kahu inherits his grandad's battered old guitar and wants to know why he can't have a nice new one.

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ISBN 9780994137968
Published 1 January 2017 by Makaro Press
Format Paperback
Author(s) By McVeagh, Janine
Illustrated by Colston, Fifi
Availability In-stock at publisher; ships 5-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780994137968
ISBN-10 0994137966
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 5-12 working days
Publisher Makaro Press
Imprint Submarine
Publication Date 1 January 2017
International Publication Date 24 May 2017
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By McVeagh, Janine
Illustrated by Colston, Fifi
Category General Picture Books
Character Books
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 260mm
Spine: 35mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.3
Catalogue Code 743624

Description of this Book

Kahu inherits his grandad's battered old guitar and wants to know why he can't have a nice new one. Then his nana tells him about the adventures the guitar's been on all over the world: travelling with bandits in Afghanistan, playing on beaches in Greece and entertaining monkeys in India. Everywhere they went Kahu's grandad and his guitar made people dance and sing. That's when Kahu starts to play ...

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Author's Bio

Janine McVeagh has written stories for children and adults, but Grandad's Guitar is her first picture book. It is a true story about her late husband, Roger, and her grandson Kahu. Janine lives in Hokianga with her family including Kahu and his mum, Jessie, four brown hens and a small brown dog called Nala.Fifi Colston has illustrated over 30 picture books including David Hill's The Red Poppy. She is also a children's book author and workshop tutor. Fifi is a veteran of the World of Wearable Arts and has worked with the New Zealand film and television industry as a craft presenter, puppet maker and costumer.

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