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Heather Hunt

Heather Hunt is an illustrator and book designer who lives on the edge of the bush and the harbour at Whangarei Heads.

Heather collaborated with author Annemarie Florian to create Kiwi: The Real Story an award-winning non-fiction picture book for children and adults. Heather and Annemarie have previously worked on Books for Babies and September 2013 saw the launch of Getting to Know You, the first of five books in the BOOKSTART series of board books for babies.
 
Selected bibliography: 
  • Books for Babies (Penguin 2010).
  • Kiwi: The Real Story (New Holland 2012).
  • Getting to Know You (Niche Books 2013)​​.
Awards: 
  • Storylines Notable Book Award 2013 for Kiwi: The Real Story.
  • New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards 2013 Children’s Choice Junior Non Fiction Shortlist for Kiwi: The Real Story.
  • LIANZA Children’s Book Awards 2013 Russell Clark Illustration Award Finalist for Kiwi: The Real Story.
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