Children & Young Adult Books:

Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men

Format

Hardback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 2 ratings (5.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men by Stuart Lipshaw
28% off
$32.00 was $45.00
or 4 payments of $8.00 with Learn more
In stock at Mighty Ape

The item is brand new and in-stock in the Mighty Ape warehouse. The item will ship within the timeframe shown below.

Order now and it ships today!

Availability

This product is In stock at Mighty Ape and ready for immediate dispatch

Delivering to:

It should arrive:

  • 24-25 January using Express Delivery
    Mighty Ape can deliver this product within 1-2 business days (usually overnight) to urban centres across Australia, and some remote areas. Learn more
  • 25-30 January using standard courier delivery

Buy together and save even more

List price: $67.00

Buy together: $66.13 (save 1%)

25.96% of people buy Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men and Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women ~ Hardback ~ Barbara Else.

Description

There are many kinds of hero! OH BOY is a striking collection of true stories about amazing New Zealand men who busted stereotypes and broke through obstacles to follow their passion. Heroes can wear rugby boots or ballet shoes. They can go on adventures, build rockets, or save lives. They can change the world with a shovel, a microscope or an idea. And YOU can become one of them! Just some of the amazing men whose stories are featured in this book are Billy T James, Bret McKenzie, Bruce McLaren, Edmund Hillary, Ernest Rutherford, Fred Hollows, Jemaine Clement, Jonah Lomu, Kelly Tarlton, Liam Malone, Neil Finn, Peter Jackson, Richie McCaw, Steven Adams, Taika Waititi, Willie Apiata, Witi Ihimaera - and many, many more. Find out all about how they rose to the challenge and overcame obstacles and stereotypes about what men can do! Their stories are accompanied by equally fabulous portraits specially created for the book by ten exceptional New Zealand-based illustrators- Ant Sang, Bob Kerr, Daron Parton, Elliot O'Donnell (aka Askew One), Fraser Williamson, Michel Mulipola, Neil Bond, Patrick McDonald, Toby Morris and Zak Waipara. A companion volume to the number-one bestseller GO GIRL, OH BOY is essential and inspirational reading for New Zealanders of all ages. And that includes you too, grown ups!

Author Biography

Stuart Lipshaw is managing editor at New Zealand's biggest publishing house and works with some of New Zealand's finest writers to make incredible books. Writing a book of his own has been a lifetime dream come true - and he stayed up late at night for months to make it happen. He lives in Auckland with his wife Bridget and their two energetic boys, Marcus and Eddie.
Release date Australia
October 1st, 2018
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Imprint
Puffin
Pages
208
Dimensions
198x255x28
ISBN-13
9780143772545
Product ID
27959275

Customer reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars Based on 2 Customer Ratings

5 star
(2)
4 star
(0)
3 star
(0)
2 star
(0)
1 star
(0)

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
  • Seen a lower price for this product elsewhere? We'll do our best to beat it. Request a better price
Filed under...