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A lushly-coloured study. * NZ Listener *
The whole effect is just stunning. Beautiful understated artwork... This book is a delightful edition to the Nature Storybook series. * KidsBooksNZ *
Highly recommended. Augmented with lustrous illustrations, reading this book is a treat. This is a wonderful addition to a fascinating series, well produced, thoughtfully written and informative. * Read Plus *
Huber and Lovelock have teamed up again to produce another beautiful narrative, nonfiction, picture book. This book is perfect for a wide age range. * Bookrapt *
I dig this. As a teacher I would happily add this to a library corner as a research tool, and as a parent it makes a nice bedtime story. * Golden Adventures *
Gecko has a rich, vibrant text, coupled with beautifully detailed illustrations. A delightful book. * Booksellers NZ *
A fascinating book that is well researched, nuanced, unified, and with high quality production values. By any measure it is a beautiful book to hold, explore, and linger over, showcasing written and visual text cohesion. For both older and younger readers Gecko's multilayered content arouses curiosity and offers us insights into the natural world around us. -- Trish Brooking * Dunedin College of Education *
This information picture book is an excellent example of the seamless integration of text and illustration to produce a high-quality non-fiction title. * Reading Time *
The illustrations are remarkable with their textured and vivacious watercolour and acrylic background speckles and splashes, beautifully replicating the gecko's appearance and natural characteristics. -- Boomerang Books * Boomerang Books *
This book is a delightful edition to the Nature Storybook series. * Kids Books NZ *
All ages will enjoy Brian's vibrant, speckled artwork. * Bookrapt *
Excellent book design, lovely illustrations and lively text combine to inform young readers about geckos. * Magpies Magazine *

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