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Magpie mischief / by written by June Peka ; illustrated by Jo Thapa.

By: Peka, June, 1946-.
Contributor(s): Thapa, Jo | Peka, June, 1946-. Manu haututu | Thapa, Jo illus.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Scholastic, 2010Description: 1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781869439323 (pbk.) :; 1869439325 (pbk.).Subject(s): Magpies -- Juvenile fiction | Gardens -- Juvenile fiction | Pests -- Juvenile fiction | Magpies -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction | Gardens -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction | Pests -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction | Children's stories, New Zealand -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Picture booksDDC classification: Picture Book Awards: Storylines Joy Cowley Award, 2009Summary: Pop's vege garden is growing well until someone gives him a pet magpie. Instead of putting the magpie into a cage, he ends up having to build a cage for his veges, and himself! Suggested level: junior, primary.
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What's Pop going to do with that "thieving waste of feathers" of a magpie? Pop's vege garden is growing well until someone gives him a pet magpie - which wreaks havoc on Pop's prize veges! Pop's refusal to put the pesky magpie into a cage results in him ending up building a cage for his veges - and himself - instead!

Picture story book for children.

Pop's vege garden is growing well until someone gives him a pet magpie. Instead of putting the magpie into a cage, he ends up having to build a cage for his veges, and himself! Suggested level: junior, primary.

Storylines Joy Cowley Award, 2009

Pope and Pie... What a pair! One grows prize vegies and the other just makes mischief. Whatever can Pop do to stop that pesky magpie making a muisance of herself? "Put her in a cage", we all say. But Pop won't do that...

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