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A Treasury of NZ Poems for Children
A Treasury of NZ Poems for Children

A Treasury of NZ Poems for Children

Edited by Paula Green, Illustrated by Jenny Cooper



288 Pages, 7.75 x 10.25

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $39.95 (US $39.95) (CA $53.95)

Publication Date: November 2017

ISBN 9780143772194

Rights: US & CA

Penguin Books New Zealand (Nov 2017)
Penguin Random House New Zealand Limited

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An award-winning collection of the best New Zealand poems for children, edited by star New Zealand poet Paula Green and illustrated inventively by Jenny Cooper. Winner of a Storylines Notable Non-Fiction Award 2015 This exciting collection is truly a must-have for every home, school and library. Bursting with wonderful poems that will make you laugh, cry, nod, and ponder, this book is beautifully illustrated and makes a perfect gift book.

Author Biography

Jenny Cooper is an award-winning and prolific illustrator of more than 70 children's books. Jenny's recent work includes a series of critically acclaimed First World War picture books, including Roly, the Anzac Donkey; Jim's Letters; and Le Quesnoy: The Story of the Town New Zealand Saved. In 2015 Jenny was honoured as one of New Zealand's foremost illustrators with the presentation of The Arts Foundation Mallinson Rendel Illustrators Award.