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Margaret Mahy

  • 4 stars across 58 books

    Margaret Mahy was born in New Zealand and has loved telling stories all her life. She has published well over a hundred titles and won several major prizes and awards, including The Order of New Zealand, for her internationally-acclaimed contribution to children's literature. She has twice won the prestigious Carnegie Medal, (The Haunting, 1982, and The Changeover, 1984).
    Margaret lives in the South Island of New Zealand, in a house which she partially built herself, overlooking Governor's Bay.

    2nd July 2009

    Heriot

    A legend is born. Heriot has always known that he was different with his terrifying dreams and psychic powers. Ripped fr... More

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    7th April 2011

    Bubble Trouble

    Little Mabel blew a bubble and it caused a lot of trouble... Such a lot of bubble trouble in a bibbl... More

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    6th September 2012

    The Man from the Land of Fandango

    The man from the land of Fandango is coming to pay you a call! He wears a hat with a tassel and a polka-dot tie - and ... More

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    4th April 2013

    Early Reader: The Man Whose Mother Was a Pirate

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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    1st August 2003

    Dashing Dog

    In this illustrated story a family take their beautifully groomed giant poodle for a walk on the beach. Events take an u... More

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    1st March 2013

    Bubble Trouble Big Book

    Little Mabel blew a bubble and it caused a lot of trouble...Such a lot of bubble trouble in a bibble-bobble way. For it... More

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    15th July 2004

    Watch Me!

    Like its companion volumes WONDERFUL ME! And WAIT FOR ME!, these stories and poems are alive with the sort of magic an... More

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    6th March 2014

    Boom, Baby, Boom Boom!

    When Mama tells Baby that she' s made a lovely lunch for him, she doesn' t know that the anima... More

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    2nd October 2014

    Early Reader: The Boy Who Made Things Up

    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and ... More

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