Feature book

Dunger

Author: Joy Cowley
• Winner, NZ Post Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2014, Junior Fiction category
• Finalist, LIANZA Book Awards 2014, Esther Glen Junior Fiction category
• Storylines Notable Book


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Feature book

Donkeys
Author: Adelheid Dahimene
Illustrator: Heide Stollinger


'A love story about two old donkeys who realise they are meant to be together. Intended for children, it will tug on adult heartstrings.'
NZ Herald on Sunday


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Feature book

A Mammoth in the Fridge
Author: Michael Escoffier
Illustrator: Matthieu Maudet


'An unlikely story for young readers with a fantastic twist...Very funny.'
Tomorrow's Schools Today


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Feature book

Mrs Mo's Monster
Author/illustrator: Paul Beavis


'Hilarity personified, not only in the totally kid-speak text but in the slick, bright, über cool illustrations, the unlikely ensuing friendship, and the absolutely brilliant, guffaw-worthy ending.'
Kids' Book Review (Australia)


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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 >>>