An elegant Kotuku contemplates her next meal. She's about to wing her way to Argentina.
Bod and Miss Lupescu, from Neil Gaiman's "The Graveyard Book".
A traditional Maori talisman. The meaning behind these little carved deities is much debated. "Tiki" refers to a male demigod in Polynesia, and it may have links with fertility or birth deformities (protecting against). They are often carved from is pounamu - greenstone.