Category:

 Children's Graphic

Series:Wars in the Whitecloud

In a small clearing of land nestled within the Wairau valley two peoples met; the recently established settlers of Nelson, and the governing tribe of that region - the renowned Ngati-Toa. When they marched, both sides wer... read more

General Fields
: 9780473356514
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: M. H. McKinley
: colour
: Paperback
: books
Wairau 1843 (Wars in the Whitecloud #1)
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

An artfully playful collection of unexpected and remarkable facts about animals, illustrated by Swedish artist Maja Safstrom. Did you know that an octopus has three hearts? Or that ostriches can't walk backw... read more

General Fields
: 9781607748328
: Random House USA Inc
: Ten Speed Press
: 196mm X 157mm X 15mm
: United States
Special Fields
: Maja Säfström
: illustrations
: 120
: 590.2
: en
: Hardback
: books
The Illustrated Compendium of Amazing Animal Facts
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Snake and Lizard
Awards:Shortlisted for Esther Glen Award Junior Fiction - NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2017

Another powerful addition to the popular Snake and Lizard stories.
These two characters continue to entertain as they tackle serious life issues such as ‘What is help?’ ‘Where do you draw th... read more

Another wonderful 'Snake and Lizard' collection from the talented duo Joy Cowley and Gavin Bishop.  Helper and Helper is the third collection of tales about the desert dwellers Snake and Lizard. Snake, as charming and d... read more

General Fields
: 9781776571055
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 19.80 cmmm X 14.60 cmmm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Joy Cowley
: 128
: 823.914
: en
: Gavin Bishop
: Paperback
: books
Helper and Helper (Snake and Lizard #3 PB)
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Children's Non-Fiction

"What if the princess did not marry Prince Charming but instead went on to be an astronaut or an activist? What if the jealous step sisters were supportive and kind? And what if the queen was the one really in charge of th... read more

General Fields
: 9780141986005
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Particular Books
: 241mm X 177mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Elena Favilli & Francesca Cavallo
: 224
: Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8
: 305.420922
: en
: 1
: Hardback
: books
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Dani

 
Description: Dani is on a school trip to the zoo, and the teacher tells the children how to stay safe and not get lost. But Dani gets separated from the others. Suddenly another class is rushing up the pathand a... read more

Swedish duo, writer Rose Lagercrantz, who has a genius for telling a simple story well, for capturing the small yet significant moments in Dani’s world, and illustrator Eva Eriksson, with her delightful, evocative pen-and-ink dra... read more

General Fields
: 9781776571307
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 210mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Rose Lagercrantz & Eva Eriksson
: Black and white illustrations
: 152
: 839.738
: Eva Eriksson
: Paperback
: books
See You When I See You (Dani #5)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Junior Fiction

This classic Swedish novel is an absurd tale full of playful nonsense in a world where anything can happen. This glorious mix of Spike Milligan with Pippi Longstocking is like the Swedish Winnie the Pooh.

General Fields
: 9781776570119
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Barbro Lindgren
: Colour illustrations
: 200
: 839.7374
: Lisen Adbåge
: Paperback
: books
Soda Pop
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Picture

A beautifully produced, small-format jacketed hardback with simple illustrations that are whimsical yet humorous. A book is to read. A book belongs in a library, on a bookshelf, in a bookshop, in your house. A story belongs wherever a story... read more

General Fields
: 9781877579929
: Gecko Press and Whitireia Publishing
: Gecko Press and Whitireia Publishing
: 188x128mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Jenny Bornholdt
: Colour illustrations
: 40
: 823.92
: Sarah Wilkins
: Hardback
: books
A Book is a Book
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Young Adult

Awards:Shortlisted for "The Bookseller" YA Book Prize 2017 and Costa Children's Book Award 2016.

'Before you reject me, before you hate me, remember: I never asked to be Hel's queen.' But being a normal teenager wasn't an option either. Now she's stuck ruling the underworld. For eternity. She doesn't want your pity. But she does demand that you listen. It's only fair you hear her side of the story ...It didn't have to be like this.

General Fields
: 9780571330270
: Faber & Faber
: Faber & Faber
: 198mm X 129mm X 18mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Francesca Simon
: 304
: Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
: FIC
: English
: Main
: Paperback
: books
The Monstrous Child
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:The Glass Children

They thought ghosts didn't exist...But when Aladdin's parents discover food is being stolen from their restaurant, he and his friends decide to investigate. Soon, Aladdin notices a strange boy - dressed in shorts, despite the freezing cold... read more

General Fields
: 9780440871170
: Random House Children's Publishers UK
: Yearling (imprint of Random House Children's Books)
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Kristina Ohlsson
: 224
: 839.738
: en
: Paperback
: books
The Silver Boy
$21.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Children's Graphic

Awards:Winner of the Russell Clark Illustration Award  at the NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2016

There has never been a period when Shakespeare was out of fashion. In his lifetime he was incredibly successful, and soon after his death his works were published to the world.
Within these pages you will find a new interp... read more

General Fields
: 9781927262023
: Upstart Press
: Upstart Press
: 260mm X 210mm X 8mm
Special Fields
: Donovan Bixley
: colour illustrations throughout
: B
: 120
: General Adult
: 822.33
: en
: Donovan Bixley
: New edition
: Paperback
: books
Much Ado About Shakespeare
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Junior Fiction

The Sam & Lucy Fables shares the adventures of two clever pigs, Sam and Lucy, who are always keen to help their human friends in peculiar predicaments. From fixing magic carpets to teaching fish to read, Sam and Lucy solve each con... read more

General Fields
: 9780994129987
: Makaro Press
: Submarine
: 210mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Alan Bagnall
: Colour illustrations
: 48
: Paperback
: books
The Sam & Lucy Fables
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Detective Gordon

Someones stealing nuts from the forest and its up to Detective Gordon to catch the thief! Unfortunately, solving this crime means standing in the snow and waiting for a long time...If only he had an assistant - someone small... read more

Gecko Press produce excellent books for younger readers, and they have a knack for finding those quirky tales that will make you smile and have children laughing, commiserating and cheering for their favourite story friends.... read more

General Fields
: 9781927271506
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 210mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Ulf Nilsson
: illustrations
: 96
: Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
: 839.738
: English
: Gitte Spee
: Paperback
: books
The First Case (Detective Gordon #1)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2