This delightful book is based on a series of nature columns Dick wrote for the Fiji Times and Herald.
Each chapter describes a different animal or plant.
We get to read about fiddler crabs, head lice, the stinging salato tree and a variety of other equally interestng topics.
Where relevant Dick includes Fijian legends.
The book is illustrated with fine pencil and water colour paintings by Ian Rolls.
Mai Veikau: Tales of Fijian Wildlife by Dick Watlingwith illustrations by Ian Rolls.