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Kiwi Corkers: Wacko Kakapo

Kiwi Corkers: Wacko Kakapo (Paperback, New title)

By Morrison, Yvonne
Illustrated by Bixley, Donovan

Here's a new take on the story of Chicken Licken. Reset in New Zealand, with Wacko Kakapo setting out on a journey to tell Tane that the sky is falling. A read aloud tale for ages 4-8 years.

ISBN 9781869437947
Barcode 9781869437947
Published 24 September 2007 by Scholastic
Format Paperback, New title
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Series Kiwi Corkers
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781869437947
ISBN-10 1869437942
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic New Zealand
Publication Date 24 September 2007
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Morrison, Yvonne
Illustrated by Bixley, Donovan
Series Kiwi Corkers
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
General Picture Books
Children's and Educational
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 215mm
Height: 265mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 3-7 years
Reading Age 3-7 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823
Catalogue Code 32218

Description of this Book

Yvonne Morrison again shows her skill at adapting a traditional story to the Kiwi experience a?? this time following the style of Henny Penny. Wacko Kakapo, Peewee Kiwi, Go-Getter Weta and friends set off to tell Tane Mahuta that the sky is falling. But then they all fall into the clutches of Gotta-Gloat Stoat...and have to use their wits to escape. A wonderful read-aloud, illustrated with stunning characters by the talented illustrator Donovan Bixley.

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Author's Bio

Yvonne Morrison is the best-selling Scholastic NZ author of A Kiwi Night Before Christmas, Down in the Forest and A Kiwi Jingle Bells. Donovan Bixley is an illustrator of over 50 books, this is Donovan's first title for Scholastic NZ Ltd.

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