About the author:
Christine Dale has more than 25 years in the publishing industry and 10 years as a manuscript assessor. Her first illustration commission was in the late 1980s, The Big Block of Chocolate, written by Janet Slater which won the 2020 Storylines Gaelyn Gordon Award; an award made annually for a work of fiction seen by Storylines as one which has stood the test of time and which is generally recognised as a successful, enduring children’s book
Ngā Otaota ō Aotearoa
About the Book
Following on from the great success of Aotearoa New Zealand we have produced an equally simple and graphic collection of images depicting the colours of iconic New Zealand flora such as the silver fern, yellow kowhai and the red of the New Zealand Christmas tree, pohutukawa.
Each image includes the name in te reo Māori .