Weta Finds a Home
Starfish Bay Publishing Pty Ltd
In the bushland, a we¯ta¯ is looking for the perfect hidey hole home. But each time we¯ta¯ finds what seems like the perfect spot, it is occupied by other hungry creatures, predators, and even another we¯ta¯. Readers will enjoy learning about the creatures of the New Zealand bushland while dramatic tension keeps them turning the page in this lyrically written,detailed and realistically illustrated picture book about these fascinating creatures.
Gay Hay is a New Zealand environmental enthusiast. Over the many years of her primary school teaching she has helped children plant and nurture thousands of native trees. She has been involved in many environmental initiatives on the Kapiti Coast and is currently leading the lizard investigation as part of the Kapiti Biodiversity Project.
Margaret Tolland is an artist from New Zealand, whose illustrations are packed with detail. Through her work, get closer to the habitats and lifestyles of the many species, both flora and fauna, that she explores with an eye on environmental education.