Author(s): Gregory O'Brien
The School Journal was 100 years old in May 2007. A Nest of Singing Birds - a fullcolour, lavishly illustrated book by award-winning writer Gregory O'Brien - celebrates, in words and images, the publication that over the last hundred years has shaped the country we live in. Over the course of its history, the School Journal has attracted work from some of New Zealand's greatest writers and artists, among them Margaret Mahy, James K. Baxter, Janet Frame, Rita Angus, Russell Clark, and Dick Frizzell. First published 2007.
Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2008 and Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Reference & Anthology Category 2008.