Do you want to be sure you're getting top-shelf books for your favourite people this Christmas - or on any gift-giving occasion? We are making it easy for you! Here is our selection of the very best New Zealand picture books of 2017. The Longest Breakfast
by Jenny Bornholdt, illustrated by Sarah Wilkins
Published by Gecko Press
RRP $30.00 In this delightful story Jenny Bornholdt shows us a family getting up and making breakfast, through fun little flashes of conversation.
Pūtangitangi Walks is a rhythmic new picture book from Stephanie Thatcher, author of last year's The Other Brother, among other great picture books for young readers. Keep your hands and brain busy with glue, tape and scissors – and have crafty fun with Fifi: help Pūtangitangi walk on her way. 1. What you need 2. Download and Print the Template 3. Colour in 4. Make the feet 5. Take him for a walk! Find out more about Putangitangi Walks, by Stephanie Thatcher (Scholastic NZ) h