Gavin Bishop's award-winning memoir about his childhood years spent in a tiny town in Central Otago, New Zealand. Gorgeous illustrations and retro design make this a precious gift book as well as a much-loved tale about life in the 1950s.
Gavin Bishop is a renowned children's book author and illustrator. His book Weaving Earth and Sky won the non-fiction section and the Book of the Year Award of the NZ Post Children's Book Awards 2003; Taming the Sun was shortlisted for the same awards in 2005, Riding the Waves in 2007; and Rats! in 2008.