Author(s): Feana Tu'akoi
Tyson doesn't understand why Mum and Poppa would want to go to the Anzac Dawn Parade. Why celebrate anything as stupid as war? But then he hears stories about the soldiers in his family and decides perhaps he should go to the Dawn Parade after all.
Finalist - LIANZA Te Kura Pounamu (te reo Māori) 2012
Author of Scholastic's much acclaimed 'What is a ... ?' series, Feana Tu'akoi is a teacher and author who lives in Hamilton. Scholastic is delighted to welcome Elspeth Batt back to the world of children's books. Having been working as an artist for many years, Elspeth (then Williamson) was the illustrator of popular Scholastic titles Sione's Talo and Fishing with Spider Webs.