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RiP Alan Gilderdale

New Zealand children’s book illustrator Alan Gilderdale has died, aged 89. Gilderdale is best known as the illustrator of the popular ‘Little Yellow Digger’ series of picture books, written by his wife Betty Gilderdale (Scholastic NZ). Scholastic New Zealand writes:‘Alan’s talent as an artist, his steadfast commitment to his work,...

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