Tūī Street Legends
Listed in the NZ Bestsellers List 2023!
The Tūī Street kids are studying legends at school. After learning about the Loch Ness monster, an unusual light begins to glow through the hole in the hedge in Ella’s back yard. When they discuss Robin Hood at school, Tim discovers that the walls of a nearby house are covered with bows and arrows. Strangest of all, Harry and Gemma’s stepmother, Lula, begs them to help her find something she has lost. If they do, she promises to disappear from their lives forever. Can they trust her, or could she be leading them into danger?
New Zealand author, Anne Kayes’ book Tūī Street Tales won the 2016 Storylines Tom Fitzgibbon Award. Tūī Street Heroes was a 2020 Storylines Notable Book and a 2022 Whitcoulls Top 50 children’s book.
Age recommended for 8-12 years.
Size: H198mm X W129mm
Guardian of the Gryphons - Book 1 - The League of Wildlings Series
Tūī Street Heroes
*Recipient of a 2020 Storylines Notable Book Award!
What happens when you find yourself on a dangerous journey, and you’re expected to be the hero? Who can help when you’re faced with vicious creatures that are meant to be extinct or people who don’t care whether you live or die? The Tūī Street kids are writing ‘hero’s journey’ stories at school, but soon find themselves involved in adventures more difficult than they could ever have imagined.
From award-winning New Zealand author, Anne Kayes, creator of Tūī Street Tales and winner of the Storylines Tom Fitzgibbon Award, 2016.
“The kids from Tūī Street make a welcome return as more awe-inspiring adventures await readers looking for a little - a lot - of magic.” – Dionne Christian, Canvas, NZ Herald.
This is a stand-alone book and therefore you do not have to have read the first book, Tūī Street Tales, however, we recommend you do.
Recommended age - 8 -12 years
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