Author(s): Bob Darroch (Illustrator)
Early in the morning, just before dawn, the first sweet sounds of singing birds floated through the quiet forest - Join Little Kiwi and Little Sister as they take a walk through the bush. Lift the flaps to help them find all the birds that make the dawn chorus. Morning time in the bush can be very noisy - and full of surprises
Bob Darroch has been drawing cartoons for most of his life. His work has appeared on toys, souvenirs, postcards, and in newspapers and magazines worldwide. He started writing and illustrating his own books for children in 1999. In 2001, the first of the popular Little Kiwi stories was published. He has illustrated books for other authors, including his wife Ruth. The couple live in Temuka, South Canterbury.