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My Village

By Danielle Wright
Illustrated by Mique Moriuchi

A collection of nursery verses for young children as a companion book to traditional Mother Goose titles.

From Iran to Iceland, Samoa to Switzerland, readers can delight in quirky, touching and funny verses from 22 different countries, brought to life by the artwork from young UK illustrator, Mique Moriuchi. Original languages and phonetic versions included.

  • Celebration of cultural diversity
  • Part of the Human Rights Commission’s Diversity Programme in NZ
  • Introduction by Children’s Laureate Michael Rosen

About the author

New Zealander Danielle Wright is the creator of www.itsasmallworld.co.nz showcasing children’s rhymes and literature from around the world. She lives in Auckland, New Zealand.

About the illustrator

UK artist Mique Moriuchi works with bits and pieces, textured paint and collage for her rich and unique pictures for children’s books such as Granny Torelli Makes Soup by Sharon Creech (Bloomsbury) and Talk Peace by Sam Williams (Hodder Children’s UK).She has a BA (Hons) in graphic design from Norwich School of Art & Design and an MA in sequential design and illustration from the University of Brighton.

ISBN: 9781877467103
Imprint: Gecko Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: June 1, 2008
Dimensions: 216 x 240mm, 60pp
Stock Status: Out of Print
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $22.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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