Author(s): Bob Darroch
Little Kiwi can't seem to get anything right. He's scared of the dark, scared of water and his little sister's friends always seem to be making fun of him. But when his sister gets in trouble it seems Little Kiwi might be made of sterner stuff after all.
Bob Darroch has been drawing cartoons for most of his life. His work has appeared on toys, souvenirs, postcards, and in newspapers and magazines worldwide. He started writing and illustrating his own books for children in 1999. Sheep Are Not Very Clever, published by Reed, was followed in 2001 by the first of the popular Little Kiwi stories, The Kiwi That Was Scared of the Dark. He has illustrated books for other authors, including for his wife Ruth. The couple live in Temuka, South Canterbury