and the Raging Mountain.
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As an award-winning author Tim's books are an extension of his Warrior Kids Programme. First published in 1996, he writes for children, teens and adults. Books are a great and accessible way to have the Warrior Kids message at home and school.
For over two decades Tim has been taking the magic of Warrior Kids to audiences both young and old. He has spoken in schools for Duffy Books in Homes, Storylines, the NZ Book Council and Getting Kids into Books. Tim has been a speaker at the Auckland Writers Festival and was a part of the Sir Peter Blake Dream Team of Leaders.
Here are some of his talks for you to enjoy
The boy who wanted to marry his teacher.
Tim speaking to Finlayson Park School for Duffy Books in Homes.
My sister liked
to fight boys.
Being kicked out of school.
Selected for the White Ravens International Youth Library Catalogue as one of the world's top 250 children's books for 2002.
Named one of the top New Zealand picture books by Waikato University, 2010.
Tim teaching Warrior Kids in 1999.
Photo from the NZ Herald.
Watch Tim's inspirational story
Sit back, relax and listen to Tim read some of his books.
Māui - Sun Catcher
Butterfly Tape from
Hinemoa te toa
Taming the Taniwha