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Illustration by Sarah Wilkins, from A Book is a Book

Featured chapter book

Wolf & Dog
Author: Sylvia Vanden Heede
Illustrator: Marije Tolman


'A quirky little tale with appeal to newly minted independent readers with sophisticated senses of humor.'
Kirkus Reviews (US)


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Featured picture book

The King & the Sea
Author: Heinz Janisch
Illustrator: Wolf Erlbruch


'This gem's childlike warmth, whimsy, and wisdom bring to mind The Little Prince.'
Starred review, Kirkus (US)


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Illustration by Sarah Wilkins, from A Book is a Book

Featured picture book

When Findus
Was Little & Disappeared

Author/illustrator: Sven Nordqvist

'A heart-warming story about friendship. The remarkable colour pictures add whole layers of fun to
the events.'
The Source (NZ)


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Featured picture book

Line Up, Please!
Author/illustrator: Tomoko Ohmura

'A brilliant book. It moves to a hilarious climax and, on first reading, you’ll be dying to know what the animals are waiting for.'
Kiwi Families (NZ)


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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.

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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 >>>