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Wildboy

Brando Yelavich


PUBLISHED: 2nd April 2018
ISBN: 9780143772453
Wildboy
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PUBLISHED: 2nd April 2018
ISBN: 9780143772453

Publisher Description

I had a really BIG dream. I wanted to go on a MASSIVE adventure!

This is the true story of Brando Yelavich, also known as Wildboy, who slept in a tent, hunted and fished for his food and came up close to seals and sharks on his 8000 km journey around the coast of New Zealand. His epic story will capture the imagination of any kid who, like Brando, longs for adventure in the great outdoors.

Throughout the book readers will fall in love with the amazing scenery and enjoy spotting the New Zealand wildlife. And they'll have loads of fun finding the compass hidden on every page!

Author Biography

Brando Yelavich was born in Auckland where he spent most of his school years, slowly falling off the rails. A life-changing journey taught him much about life and gave him the foundations to grow into a successful explorer and motivational speaker. In 2015 he published a bestselling memoir, Wildboy- An Epic Trek around the Coast of New Zealand and his follow up, To the Edge and Back was published in 2017. You can follow Brando at Wildboyadventures.com Donella Yelavich is an artist and event stylist based in Waimauku, Auckland. She was very excited to be able to illustrate her first children's book relaying the story of her son's great adventure into the wild.

Product Details

Author
Brando Yelavich
Pages
32
Publisher
Penguin Group (NZ)
Year
2018
ISBN-10
0143772457
ISBN-13
9780143772453
Format
Paperback
Publication Date
2018-04-02
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Illustrator
Donella Yelavich
Audience Age
3-7
Subtitle
The boy who walked around New Zealand