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Takahe Trouble is written by Sally Sutton

Walter and Manaaki are teenage takahē in a predator-free sanctuary. Manaaki is bored, and curious about the outside world. She encourages her friend to escape with her outside the predator fence. Manaaki wants to see a rat, a roaring road, a stoat, a cat, a dog … but Walter is not so sure he wants to see those scary things. However when they do, Walter finds it exciting, whereas Manaaki is scared and wants to return home. Walter encourages her to stay out just a little bit longer...

Spring into our new StoryWalk this September with a fun story fill of adventure. This StoryWalk® will be here until the end of December.

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. StoryWalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson. StoryWalks® have been installed in 50 states and 13 countries including, Germany, Canada, England, Bermuda, Russia, Malaysia, Pakistan and South Korea! They are always received with appreciation.