He Tino Taonga - David Hill and Nikki Slade Robinson


The Māori language edition of So Special.

Oscar finds that having his father away a lot can be tough and he gets upset and angry, but with the help of others he learns that his father is really very special. This heart-warming story was created in collaboration with the New Zealand Defence Force and addresses the often difficult issues faced by children when a parent is deployed overseas. It will also be of interest to those where a parent is absent for any reason.


  • 210 x 255mm, 32 pages
  • Paperback, 978-1-927305-34-8, RRP: $19.99