Hare and Pihoihoi enjoy a beautiful dawn breaking over the meadow, when Pihoihoi wonders aloud, 'What colour is the sky?' Hare thinks it is blue, but when they talk to Hedgehog, Snail, Mouse, Frog and Ruru, the other creatures each say the sky is a different colour. Why do the characters see things differently?


This is arguably the most visually stunning picture book of the year with wonderfully vibrant illustrations by Shallcrass - an artist herself, based in Queenstown.