Category:

 Picture

An extraordinary pop-up book that reveals the secrets of the most famous fairy-tale villains--the giant, the wolf and the witch--with interactive flaps, a twist on well-known tales, and personality cards for each villain. Lift the flaps to see the diabolical thoughts inside the vil... read more

General Fields
: 9781776571987
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: ---length:- '15.75'width:- '10.5'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Clotilde Perrin
: Hardback
: Clotilde Perrin
: English
: 843.92
: 12
: books
Inside the Villains
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 16

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Reading Level:8 Kids Middle Readers

'An amazing adventure story, told with sparkling style and sleight of hand' JACQUELINE WILSON
'Vita set her jaw, and nodded at New York City in greeting, as a boxer greets an opponent before a fight.'
Fresh off the boat from England, Vita Marlowe has a job to do. He... read more

General Fields
: 9781526608130
: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
: Bloomsbury Childrens Books
Special Fields
: Katherine Rundell
: Paperback
: English
: 823.92
: 336
: books
The Good Thieves
$17.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

Category:

 Picture

Have you ever seen a picture book with two titles and two covers, that can be read from back to front? Follow Firefly in his search for a flashing light and turn back at the end of the book to find the second storyline about Rabbit's escape.

General Fields
: 9780994109828
: Book Island Ltd
: Book Island Ltd
: 265mm X 220mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Bernardo Carvalho
: Paperback
: 869.35
: 32
: colour illustrations
: books
Follow the Firefly / Run, Rabbit, Run
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Picture

Why do grannies always tell us to speak up? Why do they have creases on their faces? Are grannies flexible? How do you cheer up a sad granny? How old are grannies, actually?
Eric Veillé explains it all in this offbeat book for the extended family to chuckle over--... read more

Here’s a book for every babushka, yaya, farmor, lola and kuia (respectively Russian, Greek, Danish, Filipino and Maori). Go to page five and you’ll find an assortment of other names for grandmothers. Touted as the first of its kind, Eric Veillé’s Encyclopedia of Grannies is a ... read more

General Fields
: 9781776572434
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: ---length:- '7.5'width:- '10.5'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Eric Veille
: Hardback
: 1904
: English
: 306.8745
: 32
: books
Encyclopedia Of Grannies
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Picture

A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists ... read more

General Fields
: 9781609805395
: Seven Stories Press
: Seven Stories Press
: 141mm X 141mm X 22mm
: United States
Special Fields
: Innosanto Nagara
: Hardback
: 913
: English
: 303.3/72
: 28
: Illustrations
: books
A is For Activist (Board)
$21.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Picture

In these pages, some of today's most wonderful culture-makers--writers, artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and philosophers--reflect on the joys of reading, how books broaden and deepen human experience, and the ways in which the written word has formed t... read more

General Fields
: 9781592702282
: Enchanted Lion Books, LLC
: Enchanted Lion Books, LLC
: ---length:- '26.1'width:- '19.4'units:- Centimeters
Special Fields
: Edited by Maria Popova and Claudia Bedrick
: Hardback
: 1807
: English
: 028.5/5
: 280
: books
A Velocity of Being: Letters to a Young Reader
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Cook's Cook follows the 1768 journey of James Cook's H.M.S. Endeavour with his ship's cook, the one-handed John Thompson, as story teller. Through real recipes from the ship's galley, events on board and the places the ship travelled to on its way to th... read more

General Fields
: 9781776572045
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: ---length:- '9.67'width:- '11.67'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Gavin Bishop
: Hardback
: Gavin Bishop
: English
: 910.41
: 40
: books
Cook's Cook: The Cook who Cooked for Captain Cook
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

There are many kinds of hero! OH BOY is a striking collection of true stories about amazing New Zealand men who busted stereotypes and broke through obstacles to follow their passion.
Heroes can wear rugby boots or ballet shoes. They can go on adv... read more

General Fields
: 9780143772545
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Puffin Books
: 2.8 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters X 25.5 Centimeters
Special Fields
: Stuart Lipshaw
: Hardback
: Various
: 305.31092293
: 208
: books
Oh Boy: A Storybook of Epic NZ Men
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Picture

Tiny Mr Miniscule longs to see a big blue whale - the biggest animal ever. A wee man, a whale of a time, and a whopping big surprise! This timeless Polish children's classic is finally available in English.

General Fields
: 9780987669681
: Book Island Ltd
: Book Island Ltd
: 199mm X 300mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Julian Tuwim
: Hardback
: Bohdan Butenko
: 891.5172
: 24
: Colour illustrations
: books
Mr Miniscule and the Whale (H/B)
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Picture

You might have heard of the unicorn and the griffin, but what about the unifin? This fantastical flipbook collects together magical and mythical creatures from all over the world, then lets you mix and match their fronts and backs to create eve... read more

General Fields
: 9781786271921
: Laurence King Publishing
: Laurence King Publishing
: 2.3 Centimeters X 22 Centimeters X 31.9 Centimeters
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Good Wives and Good Warriors Staff
: Spiral bound
: 1
: English
: 398.2454
: 64
: books
Myth Match: A Fantastical Flipbook of Extraordinary Beasts
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Junior Fiction

"Tell me three good night stories, please, please, please," says Little Bear. "Three ?" says her mother. "Yes--I said please three times " First, Little Bear hears the story of the Night Guardian, who lives in the woods and makes sure all animals go to bed. But who tells t... read more

General Fields
: 9781776571970
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: ---length:- '7.5'width:- '6.33'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Kitty Crowther
: Hardback
: 1809
: Kitty Crowther
: English
: 823.92
: 64
: books
Stories of the Night
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Junior Fiction

Six-year-old Hazel tends her colony of shoebox snails while observing, with varying degrees of understanding, her father's illness and final decline.
Nan Blanchard's assured eye is a rare quality in a new writer; seldom has the world of a young child been so delicatel... read more

The first book off the press for Annual Ink under the umbrella of Massey University Press is a gentle and thoughtful story about a young girl, her love of her snails, and mortality. Hazel is collecting snails, ten of them to be precise. They are friends who aren’t sulking l... read more

General Fields
: 9780995113589
: Massey University Press
: Annual Ink
: 1 Centimeters X 14 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters
Special Fields
: Nan Blanchard
: Paperback
: Giselle Clarkson
: 823.92
: 108
: books
Hazel and the Snails
$22.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3