Frank Newman


One of New Zealand's most successful authors, having written a number of best sellers in New Zealand and overseas, including the Living off the Smell of an Oily Rag series (+100,000 copies sold). More recently Frank has written a series of children's stories.

Frank's professional interests include writing and investment. He and his wife, Muriel, live on the Tutukaka Coast, Northland, New Zealand.

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The Mountain and the Molehill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Mr Mole was having a nice little afternoon snoozy-woozy in his cozy mole hill...until Mr Mountain Goat happened long with his big clodhopper feet. Their chance meeting develops into an encounter of Guinness Book of Record proportions. Is it a mountain or a molehill? This is a delightful little story shows how sometimes even small things like a molehill can become mountainous.

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