Josephine off the Rails

This children’s picture book, Josephine off the Rails, published in October 2013 has become very popular and will soon be heading for a reprint. The old locomotive Josephine escapes from the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum and charges down the track to help a frightened...

Alice’s Adventures at the Castle

A picture book set in Dunedin makes a uniquely New Zealand gift for children. Alice has another dream-like adventure - but not in Wonderland. This time her fears come true and she really does fall into "the Antipodes" - she finds herself in  Larnach Castle near ...

Stars of Orion

A picture book set in a newly-settled Otago  introduces children to our adventurous past. New Zealand's first goldrush in 1861 attracted thousands of diggers hoping to make their fortune in the Tuapeka goldfields. Robbie, a young boy from the small town of Dunedin,...

How to Catch Fish

A top-selling book for New Zealand children packed full of tips on how to catch fish - in rivers, lakes or the sea. How to use fishing rods, make extra gear, fish from boats, tides, trout, fly fishing, salmon, eels, whitebait and knots. One of the most popular...

What are your best photos?

I think your best photos are the ones being used. The photos in your albums, on your website or in Photobooks. What point is a 'best photo' that is sitting in a hard drive unused? Since the recent revolution in digital photography people are taking 10 times as many...