"THE MILL IS KAIAPOI" follows over 200 years of history about an iconic part of New Zealand: history from when it was a major trading Pa for Ngai Tahu, to arrival of European immigrants, the 100 years it was a mill town and now rebuilding itself after the devastating 2010 & 2011 earthquakes.
Using Handmade Histories signature combination of fabrics, Mecccano, toys, old photos, coins and buttons this is a fun and entertaining way to stir your curiosity in New Zealand history.
David Parker has written a catchy variation of the tune "Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye" (an old Irish folk song) to sing along with the story. A CD is included in the book which folds out to become a wall hanging!
Click on the wee truck for the Truck Driver book trailer! Follow Herbert Williams (Bert, Bertie, Day and Night Williams, Night and Day Williams, Midnight Williams) as he drives his...