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Illustrated by Morris, Toby; By Calman, Ross; Derby, Mark; Translated by Walker, Piripi
Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi is a reorua (bilingual) graphic novel that takes a fresh and innovative look at our founding treaty. The book reflects current scholarship and has been reviewed by some of Aotearoa's foremost Te Tiriti o Waitangi experts.
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By Morris, Toby
Taking the words out of every father's mouth, Toby Morris' Don't Puke on Your Dad is a hilarious and heart-warming first-hand account of the first year of parenthood. Featuring his charming illustrations, and penned in his own quirky hand, this innovative graphic novel invites th...e reader to share in Morris' journey through baby Max's tumultuous first year of life. Spanning the delighted but discombobulated days following his birth right through to the sentimental celebration of his first birthday, the illustrations provide an honest and amusing look at the extreme highs and lows of parenthood. The book speaks to the uncertainty that many fathers feel with regards to parenting, and explores previously un-aired topics, such as 'manly' baby talk, and pub-toilet nappy changes. An amusing read, whether casually or cover-to-cover, Don't Puke on Your Dad makes the perfect Father's Day present for anyone who has or is about to embark on the crazy roller-coaster ride that is fatherhood.Read more
Dreamboat, dreamboat is set in Dannevirke, New Zealand in the 1950s and 1960s and is the story of a group of teenagers who set up a rock'n'roll band. The teenagers encounter some of the good and bad of the culture of the time - along with legendary music and the cars - there is t...he seedier side where racism, sexism and parochialism come to the fore.Read more
By Manhire, Toby; Morris, Toby
"Five years ago, The Spinoff burst onto New Zealands media scene with smart, screamingly funny and seriously relevant writing. Since then, it has enraged and inspired all the right people, respectably won Website of the Year at the 2019 Voyager Media Awards, and expanded into tel...evision, podcasts and now shockingly a book"--Publisher information.Read more
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