In Sky High: Jean Batten’s Incredible Flying Adventures, children meet Jean Batten: the brave, trail-blazing and glamorous aviator, who strove to set new records in death-defying solo flights across the world.
A kiwi classic and one of Margaret Mahy’s best-loved creations, this is a tale about the nature of stories and imagination and where the line between them and reality can blur, especially in the mind of a child.
Wellington Telling Tales by Chris Maclean Wellington Telling Tales vividly brings to life the colourful past of Wellington city. You can either read as a whole or simply dip into it. Chris Maclean presents the city’s history in a series of fascinating historical descriptions, each marking a year of the 20th century. Each story in […]