• Battle of the Birds
    A pendant. A prophecy. A race against time. Battle of the Birds
  • Breaking free of the earth
    the massive bird shudders as if awakening from a long slumber... Breaking free of the earth
  • Annie is back home in Aotearoa
    but she’s 1000 years too early! Annie is back home in Aotearoa

A New Zealand Adventure Story

Stuck in Wisconsin, 11-year-old Annie is homesick. But when a giant eagle flies her home to New Zealand it’s a thousand years too early and a battle is brewing between the birds. Can Annie and her friends help the flightless overcome ambitious raptor Te Hōkioi? Will gentle Moa survive to live on in history? And will Annie make it back to Wisconsin?               
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