The Call of the Kokako
Finalist - LIANZA Illustration Award - Russell Clark Award 2012.
Finalist - LIANZA Non Fiction Award – Elsie Locke Medal 2012
Maria Gill writes children's non-fiction often with an environmental message. she has had seven books published. Maria has a background in Primary school teaching and now lives out at Matakana on a lifestyle block writing full-time. Heather Arnold works with many illustration mediums including pencil, coloured pencil, acrylic, water- based oils, pastel, pen and ink and watercolour.