M is for Margaret Mahy.
Margaret Mahy (1936–2012 ) is the most acclaimed of New Zealand’s children’s writers. The author of more than 120 titles, and translated into 15 languages, Margaret has readers across the globe. She worked as a librarian for more than 10 years before becoming a full-time writer.
find out more about Margaret Mahy here at the NZ Book Council website
or browse a selection of her books here
and that was M, from our A-Z of NZ Book Month