Chris Szekely


Chris Szekely’s first picture book, Rahui, won the New Zealand Post Best Picture Book Award and the Russell Clark Award in 2012. That The book was produced in bilingual editions by Huia Publishers, a leading New Zealand publisher specialising in Maori writing. His current picture book is Swim, a tale based on a traditional Maori legend, and is also published in both English and Maori. When not writing books, Mr Szekely works as a librarian.