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Henry Bob Bobbalich - by Juliette MacIver and Link Choi

A story about an energetic boy with a special skill - climbing. But young Henry's spirits plunge when one day he is forbidden to climb.  Will Henry Bob ever feel on top of the world again?

Let master storyteller Lloyd Scott show you what happens to Henry Bob!


Grab the book from your library or book store and follow along with the audio version  HERE

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Photo: Scholastic NZ

Author Maclver,Juliette       Illustrator Choi,Link           ISBN 9781775433224

Published by  SCHOLASTIC New Zealand


Juliette MacIver

Juliette MacIver Photo: Used with permission

Juliette MacIver is a Wellington-based author and mother of four. She majored in linguistics at Victoria University and has a diploma in teaching English. Juliette is the author of popular Scholastic picture books, the Marmaduke Duck series, Grasshoppers Dance, The Moose and the Goose, Bye! Bye! Bye! and Tom and the Dragon. Juliette’s picture books have been awarded two Storylines Notable Book Awards and have been frequently shortlisted for the NZ Children’s Book Awards, the LIANZA Children’s Book Awards and the Crystal Kite Award.

Juliette's book, That's Not a Hippopotamus, illustrated by Sarah Davis was a winner in The 2017 New Zealand Children's Book Awards.

See Juliette and Sarah talking about winning HERE

Link Choi is a concept artist with a wide range of interests one of which includes illustrating children's books. He was a finalist of the LIANZA Awards Russell Clark Medal for Illustration for his book, The Dragon Hunters.

Link has also tutored 3-D animation, created 2-D game art and was a props designer for The Hobbit films. Link is based in Auckland.

Link Choi

Link Choi Photo: Used with permission