Oratia Books today welcomes back to print The Story of Sir Peter Blake - Tessa Duder's retelling of the life of the great sailor, leader and environmentalist.
First published in 2012 and reprinted twice since then, this illustrated paperback is aimed at teenage readers, telling of his exploits, the leadership qualities he embodied and the sailing world he loved.
|The full cover of the new edition out today|
Eight pages of colour photos accompany plentiful black & white photos, diagrams and maps.
Tessa Duder is one of New Zealand's most celebrated children's authors, and has written more than 40 books in genres from junior fiction to adult history.
The new Oratia edition of this accessible biography is available at all good booksellers. And click here for more information about the book.
The Story of Sir Peter Blake | Tessa Duder | ISBN: 978-0-947506-31-5 | $24.99
235 x 153 mm portrait, paperback, 144 pages (including 8 pages colour)