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
: Kitty Crowther
: English
: 823.92
: 64
: books
Stories of the Night
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Available Stock: 5

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
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: Nan Blanchard; Giselle Clarkson (illus)
: Paperback
: Giselle Clarkson
: 823.92
: 108
: books
Hazel and the Snails
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Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Detective Gordon
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7

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, fast and clever - to help solve ... 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. An early chapter book series, wit... read more

General Fields
: 9781927271506
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 210mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Ulf Nilsson
: Paperback
: Gitte Spee
: English
: 839.738
: 96
: illustrations
: books
The First Case (Detective Gordon #1)
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Junior Fiction

Now that Professor Whale has retired, he writes many letters to "You, Whoever You Are, Who Lives on the Other Side of the Horizon." Seal and Pelican are busy delivering the letters and Penguin is now teaching. Although he is happy his friends are doing so well, Whale wan... read more

General Fields
: 9781776572076
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
Special Fields
: Megumi Iwasa; Jun Takabatake (Illustrator)
: Paperback
: 895.636
: 104
: books
Dear Professor Whale
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Ottoline Ser.

Ottoline and Mr. Munroe do everything and go everywhere together. That is, until the day Mr. Munroe mysteriously disappears leaving a strange clue written in string... Armed with her Amateur Roving Collectors' travel pass Ottoline sets off on a journey over, under and on... read more

General Fields
: 9780330472012
: Pan Macmillan
: Macmillan Children's Books
: 197mm X 130mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Chris Riddell
: Paperback
: Unabridged
: English
: 823.914
: 192
: books
Ottoline at Sea (#3 PB)
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Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Dragon Brothers Novel Ser.

The first book of The Dragon Brothers Novel Series, this book follows on from the best-selling picture book series The Dragon Brothers Trilogy. The two brothers Flynn and Paddy are now 12 and 10 years old respectively, and are facing a challenge like no other.

General Fields
: 9780473376215
: Dragon Brothers Books Ltd
: Dragon Brothers Books Ltd
: 210mm X 140mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: James Russell
: Paperback
: 184
: 12 black and white illustrations
: books
The Dragon Defenders (#1)
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Junior Fiction

The new children's book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams – a deliciously daft tall story of a child who had everything, but still wanted more. Illustrated by artistic genius, Tony Ross.
Meet the Meeks! Myrtle Meek has everything she could possibly want. But everythi... read more

General Fields
: 9780008349080
: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
: Harper Element
: 2.1 Centimeters X 13.5 Centimeters X 20.9 Centimeters
Special Fields
: David Walliams
: Paperback
: Tony Ross
: 823.92
: 272
: books
Fing
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Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Puffin Modern Classics

The classic novel about the little girl with crazy red pigtails and a flair for the outrageous is available once again. Illustrations.

General Fields
: 9780142402498
: Penguin Putnam Inc
: Penguin USA
: 167mm X 133mm X 11mm
: United States
Special Fields
: Astrid Lindgren
: Paperback / softback
: Louis S Glanzman
: en
: FIC
: 160
: illustrations
: books
Pippi Longstocking (Puffin Modern Classics)
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Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Snake and Lizard
Reading Level:8-11
Awards:Winner of New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Children's Choice 2010. Shortlisted for LIANZA Children's Book Awards: Esther Glen Medal for Junior Fiction 2010 and New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Junior Fiction 2010 and Storylines Notable New Zealand Books: Junior Fiction 2010.

From the award-winning duo of Joy Cowley and Gavin Bishop, this is a new book of stories about the daily adventures of the lovable pair - Snake & Lizard. Snake is elegant and calm, and a little self-centred; Lizard is exuberant and irrepressible. With its wisdo... read more

General Fields
: 9781877467257
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 198x156mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Joy Cowley
: Paperback
: Gavin Bishop
: 823.2
: 140
: Short stories; Animal stories
: colour illustrations
: books
Friends (Snake and Lizard #2)
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Available Stock: 1

All the richness of the wild is seen through the poet's eye. Here are poems from Hawk in the Rain, Wodwo, Wolfwatching, Lupercal and River as well as from Adam and the Sacred Nine, their juxtaposition highlighting the variety of the natural world and of Hughes's poetry about it.

General Fields
: 9780571350278
: Faber & Faber, Incorporated
: Faber & Faber Children's Books
: ---length:- '7.8'width:- '5.3'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Ted Hughes
: Hardback
: English
: 821.914
: 80
: books
The Thought Fox - Collected Animal Poems Vol 4
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Available Stock: 1

Set in Auckland, New Zealand, in 1942, in an area of the city known as Chinatown where the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when Silvey s... read more

General Fields
: 9781775435778
: Scholastic New Zealand Limited
: Scholastic New Zealand
Special Fields
: Eva Wong Ng
: Paperback
: 823.2
: 208
: books
Chinatown Girl (My New Zealand Story)
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Category:

 Junior Fiction

Series:Detective Gordon

Gordon is on vacation, and Buffy is the sole detective at the small police station in the forest. It is not easy for a police officer to be alone. Especially when there are strange noises outside the station at night.

General Fields
: 9781776571093
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 210mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Ulf Nilsson
: Paperback
: Gitte Spee
: en
: 839.738
: 108
: colour illustrations
: books
A Case in Any Case (Detective Gordon #3)
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Available Stock: 1