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Janet Hunt

Janet was born in 1951. She is an author, academic and graphic designer. Janet has taught at primary, secondary and tertiary level. She now works from Waiheke Island.

Selected bibliography:
  • A Bird in the Hand: Keeping New Zealand Wildlife Safe (Random House 2003).
  • From Weta to Kauri: A Guide to the New Zealand Forest photos by Rob Lucas (Random House 2004).
  • E3 Call Home (Random House 2009).
Awards:
  • New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards 2004 Non-fiction Winner for A Bird in the Hand.
  • New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards 2004 Best First Book for A Bird in the Hand.
  • New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards 2004 Book of the Year for A Bird in the Hand.
  • New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards 2005 Non-fiction shortlist for From Weta to Kauri.
  • New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards 2010 Non-fiction Winner for E3 Call Home.

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