It is a special time of year. A time when the whispering wind blows warm from the east, and a crescent moon rises in the wintry night sky. Seven little sisters make kites with eyes of seashells to celebrate the New Year. But that playful wind whips those kites away… Matariki is here!
Author Calico McClintock is a 4th generation New Zealander born in Auckland and now living in Ocean Beach Northland. “I began writing as a mother of 3 young children. I spent many hours wandering the surf beaches of Northland while my husband surfed, making observations and turning them into stories for my children”.
Features & Benefits
- 32 pages
- Reader age: 3-7
- Genre: Fantasy and magical realism