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Author: Joy Cowley

'An excellent read, laced with humour ... Readers will find themselves wishing that this book went on long after the last page.'
Booksellers NZ blog
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Hannah's Night

Author/illustrator: Komako Sakai

'A soothing exploration of the peace, calm, and quiet that can be found in the midnight hours.'
Playing By The Book blog

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Eat Up, Little Donkey

Author: Rindert Kromhout
Illustrator: Annemarie van Haeringen

Enter the code DONKEY at the checkout when you buy this book, and receive a free copy of 123 Little Donkey! (While stock lasts.)Read More >>>

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Wolf and Dog

Author: Sylvia Vanden Heede
Illustrator: Marije Tolman

'Funny and heart-warming ... Just right for early readers.'
The Scotsman (UK)

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Mortal Fire

Author: Elizabeth Knox

'Finely wrought magic from start to finish ... A rich and satisfying read.'
Margo Lanagan, author of Tender Morsels

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Gecko Press translates and publishes award-winning, curiously good
children's books from around the world. We choose books strong in story, illustration and design, with a strong 'heart factor'. The aim of Gecko Press is to encourage children to love to read.

You can buy our books here or at your favourite bookshop.

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Blog update

2 May 2013
Gecko Press wins Best Children's Publisher of the Year in Oceania at the Bologna International Children's Bookfair 2013 Read more >>>