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Blackie the Fisher-cat is available in hardback and paperback and available to buy during April.

To be in to win email Sally at

Please include your name, daytime address and use 'Blackie' in the subject field of your email.

Entries need to be received before midnight, 12 May. Winner announced 13 May.

Our winners are always chosen by a random number generator.

Congratulations to Anita E from Auckland for winning Andris: where are you? and New Zealand Landscapes in March's competition!


win books with our monthly competition

This month's competition prize is a hardback copy of our fabulous new children's book Blackie the fisher-cat (RRP $29.99) and a Blackie lookalike soft toy (RRP $38.99).

After Nana dies, Grandpop returns to holiday at their favourite camping ground by the sea. He misses Nana, but one morning he discovers a hungry black cat on the step of his caravan.

Blackie the fisher-cat is a story with a distinctively New Zealand flavour and a heartwarming twist that will captivate readers of all ages.

Written by New Zealand author Janet Pereira and illustrated by Gabriella Klepatski.



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