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2016 Storybook – Kindness, Courage and more uplifting stories




The book costs just $20


What is the 2016 storybook about?

Have you ever wondered how a blind beggar and a lame man could get to a king’s birthday party in time? How a gorilla can swim? How Sun and Rain settled their differences? And what would happen if you were invited onto a magical flying library?

You’ll find all the answers in this delightful collection of short stories, written by the nine winners of the Barfoot & Thompson Young Authors Challenge.

The book was edited by award-winning author Maria Gill, and illustrated by kiwi legends including Keven Mealamu, Otis Frizzell, Benny Tipene and others.


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