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Omri

A. K. Lee

Publisher: Xlibris NZ

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The island of Tiritiri Matangi is the last bastion for many endangered species of native New Zealand birds. 

Its located off a peninsula on the east coast of New Zealands North Island just north of Auckland.

The books about an octopus whose castle of shells is invaded by an anchor from a runabout with a couple of local fishing buddies. The octopus climbs up the anchor chain and even comes on board, quite angry and spraying them with ink!

Its a true story of my friend Melvin, who told me years ago, and I said, Im gonna write a book about that.

Octopus eat many shellfish and crustaceans with their strong parrotlike beak, the only bone in their body. 

Theres a huge amount of tourists and local visitors on the island every week, and Ive heard theres a shop on the island.

Perhaps Ill sell them there.

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