We got sent the Magic and Makutu book by David Hair to review a while ago, but itās the sixth in the Aotearoa Series so I felt that I should read the preceeding five books to fully appreciate Magic and Makutu.
The series starts with The Bone Tiki which won best new book at the New Zealand Post Childrenās Book awards in 2010. It begins with Matiu Douglas, who after stealing a bone tiki, discovers Aotearoa – a parallel world populated by people who have died but have a strong tie to the land. Suddenly Matiu is running for his life, not knowing who to trust. Read the full review »