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LITTLE BLUE TRUCK LITTLE BLUE TRUCK
$15.00 NZD
ISBN: 9780857637345
Meet Blue, the friendliest little pick-up truck on the road. With lots of vehicle noises and animal sounds, this rollicking rhyming text is all about helping others and mucking in together! Blue is happily driving along when he's overtaken by a big important dumper truck - but the dumper's speedy ways means he skids off the road and gets stuck in the mud! Blue tries his best to help, but soon he gets stuck too! What a mess! Luckily, Blue has picked up lots of farmyard friends on his drive, and they all muck in to get their friend back on the road. Board book for Age 1+
LITTLE KIWI, WHOSE NEST IS BEST? LITTLE KIWI, WHOSE NEST IS BEST?
$19.00 NZD
ISBN: 9780143507024
Little Kiwi can't sleep — Little Sister keeps kicking and Dad is snoring! Little Kiwi decides to find himself a better nest. It's too lonesome by himself so Little Kiwi joins Kaka — but the Kaka chicks are far too noisy. The Keas' mountain nest is too cold, Morepork's is too high, Blue Duck's is too damp and Little Kiwi can't even squeeze into Fantail's tiny nest. Will Little Kiwi ever find the perfect place to rest? Age 18 months+

OLD MACDONALD HAD A TRUCK OLD MACDONALD HAD A TRUCK
$35.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781452132600
Old MacDonald had a farm E ...I ...E ...I ...O.And on that farm he had a ...TRUCK? With a DIG, DIG here and a SCOOP, SCOOP there, this classic folk song just got revved up! Beloved farm vehicles, like the excavator, dump truck, and bulldozer, will have the vehicle-obsessed of all ages singing along. Age 2+
SPUTNIK'S GUIDE TO LIFE ON EARTH SPUTNIK'S GUIDE TO LIFE ON EARTH
$20.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781509819973
Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by award-winning author Frank Cottrell Boyce, with illustrations by Steven Lenton, will send your imagination into orbit! The Blythes are a big, warm, rambunctious family who live on a small farm and sometimes foster children. Now Prez has come to live with them. But, though he seems cheerful and helpful, he never says a word. Then one day Prez answers the door to someone claiming to be his relative. This small, loud stranger carries a backpack, walks with a swagger and goes by the name of Sputnik. As Prez dithers on the doorstep, Sputnik strolls right past him and introduces himself to everyone in the household. Prez is amazed at the response. The family pat Sputnik on the head, call him a good boy and drop food into his mouth. It seems they all think Sputnik is a dog. Age 8 +

THE BOX AND THE DRAGONFLY: The Keepers  1 THE BOX AND THE DRAGONFLY: The Keepers 1
$19.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781471403590
The first book in an exciting adventure series : A boy, a girl, an ancient puzzle, and a House of Answers, Artefacts, Miseries and Mysteries. From the moment Horace F. Andrews sees the sign from the bus - literally a sign with his name on it - everything in his normal little life changes. An encounter with the House of Answers, a magically hidden warehouse full of mysterious objects and even stranger people, only leads to more questions. These people think he's special - a Keeper of an incredible gift - although scientifically-minded Horace isn't so sure he really believes in that kind of thing. But then a confrontation with an impossibly tall, thin, creepy and undoubtedly menacing man makes him think twice...Horace must now quickly begin to unravel the mysteries of this hidden world and his new gift, as he finds himself immersed in a battle between ancient forces, where the bad guys don't pull any punches, even the good guys have their flaws, and where friendship, loyalty and trust turn out to be the greatest powers of all. Age 10+
THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND
$21.00 NZD
ISBN: 9780147510426
The"New York Times"bestselling memoir of the heroic young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village adapted for young readers. When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's crops, leaving them with nothing to eat and nothing to sell. William began to explore science books in his village library, looking for a solution.There, he came up with the idea that would change his family's life forever: he could build a windmill. Made out of scrap metal and old bicycle parts, William's windmill brought electricity to his home and helped his family pump the water they needed to farm the land. Retold for a younger audience, this exciting memoir shows how, even in a desperate situation, one boy's brilliant idea can light up the world. Complete with photographs, illustrations, and an epilogue that will bring readers up to date on William's story, this is the perfect edition to read and share with the whole family."Age 10+

THE HARP AND THE RAVENVINE : The Keepers  2 THE HARP AND THE RAVENVINE : The Keepers 2
$19.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781471403613
In the world of the Keepers, it's best not to speak in terms of the impossible. The second book in a fun new adventure series : Horace F. Andrews, Keeper of the fabled Box of Promises, knows that nothing is impossible. After all, he has the ability to see into the future, and his friend Chloe can walk through walls. But before either of them can master their Tan'ji (their talismans of power) a new threat looms over all the Keepers, and they must prepare to battle their eternal enemies - the Mordin. But far away, drawn by an irresistible summons, a mysterious girl is making her way to the Keeper stronghold. She wears the beautiful and delicate Ravenvine, but this Tan'ji is damaged and there is no telling what will happen to its power or its Keeper if it cannot be made whole again. Will April reach the Keepers in time? And will they truly offer a safe haven - or only more danger?Ted Sander's magical series began with The Box and the Dragonfly and continues with this powerful sequel that expands the extraordinary world of The Keepers, where nothing is ever ordinary and three words rule: Curiosity. Discovery. Possibility. Age 10+
THE MERMAID'S SISTER THE MERMAID'S SISTER
$15.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781408327647
Mia is cousin to Olivia, the duchess of Venice; a ruler loved by her subjects for her command of magic and for saving the city from the flood. But Mia harbors a secret hatred of Olivia - her brother and mother were banished by the princess years before, and Mia has never forgiven her.Determined to ignore the powerful magic that is part of Olivia's reign, Mia finds herself lonely and isolated - until the appearance of Ara, a mergirl who may just hold the key to Venice's victory against the deadly Talish invaders...Age 8

THE RETURN OF THE YOUNG PRINCE THE RETURN OF THE YOUNG PRINCE
$22.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781780749563
Approved by Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s family, this is a beautiful tribute to the international bestseller The Little Prince – universally cherished by children and adults alike. But even princes from faraway planets eventually grow up. No longer content with his tiny planet, the young prince sets off once again to explore the universe. And so begins another remarkable journey into the secrets and joys of living a meaningful life. This charming fable overflows with love and wisdom, a true celebration of life as it should be lived in all its beauty and joy. Age 10 -100
TIDY TIDY
$30.00 NZD
ISBN: 9781447273981
From the creator of Meerkat Mail and Dogs, comes a very funny rhyming woodland story about the perils of being too tidy. Pete the badger likes everything to be neat and tidy at all times, but what starts as the collecting of one fallen leaf escalates quickly and ends with the complete destruction of the forest! Will Pete realise the error of his ways and set things right? Lush foliage and delightfully funny characters abound in this dramatic tale of overzealous neatness that delivers its message of environmental preservation with subtlety and humour. The freshness and vibrancy of the illustrations, the endearing charm of the animal characters, and the many deft comic details throughout make this a very special book. Age 3+

TU MEKE TUI !: There's More to Being a Bird Than Flying TU MEKE TUI !: There's More to Being a Bird Than Flying
$30.00 NZD
ISBN: 9780473343750
Tere the Tui and Taitu the Takahe are two very different sorts of birds: one loves to flit and twirl about in the sky, while the other prefers to rustle around in the undergrowth. Tu Meke Tui is a story of friendship, courage and discovering that sometimes it's our differences which make us truly special. Beautifully illustrated by Flox, a graffiti artist, whose trademark native birds, ferns and flowers have magically transform some of Auckland’s grey walls into vibrant depictions of nature.Age 2 +


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