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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: 17

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 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

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
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Cook's Cook: The Cook who Cooked for Captain Cook
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Picture

Reading Level:From 5

2016 Alcuin Awards for Excellence in Book Design winner (Children's, tie) 2017 BC Book Prizes' Christie Harris Illustrated Literature Prize finalist Every day is full of endless possibilities - especially TODAY The simplest moment has the potential to become extraordinary in this beautiful bo... read more

Every day is full of possibilities. It’s the simple things that make each moment precious and enjoyable. From getting up to going back to bed, Julie Morstad takes us on a journey through a day filled with joy, inquisitiveness and, best of all: choices! Open the book and begin. “What should I do ... read more

General Fields
: 9781927018682
: Simply Read Books
: Simply Read Books
: 279mm X 228mm X 10mm
: Canada
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: Julie Morstad
: Hardback
: English
: 813.6
: 40
: 40
: books
Today
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Picture

London 1950: A father makes the heart-wrenching decision to send his children to New Zealand for a better life. Young Pat and one of her sisters are allowed to stay together when the four are adopted out, but they will never see their father again. Many years after coming to New Zealand, Pa... read more

Description: London 1950: a father makes the heart-wrenching decision to send his children to New Zealand for a better life. Young Pat and one of her sisters are allowed to stay together when the four are adopted out, but they will never see their father again. Many years after coming to Ne... read more

General Fields
: 9780947506582
: Oratia Media
: Oratia Media
: ---length:- '27'width:- '21'units:- Centimeters
Special Fields
: Dawn McMillan; Trish Bowles (Illustrator)
: Hardback
: 304.893041
: 40
: books
Home Child
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

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 Picture

Crocodile Tears is a 1956 children's story from the famous graphic designer and illustrator Andr� Fran�ois that tells how to catch a crocodile by going to Egypt. And it tells how to get a crocodile home, and even what happens after that! A smart, fun, gorgeous classic!
Andr� Fran... read more

General Fields
: 9781592702275
: Enchanted Lion Books
: Enchanted Lion Books
: 0.75000mm X 3.50000mm X 10.50000mm
Special Fields
: Andre Francois
: Hardcover
: English
: [E]
: 44
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Crocodile Tears
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 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
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Mr Miniscule and the Whale (H/B)
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 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

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: 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
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Myth Match: A Fantastical Flipbook of Extraordinary Beasts
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Picture

On a windy day a little dog finds an discarded umbrella in the garden. The moment the dog picks up the umbrella, it catches the wind and pulls the dog skywards, taking them both on an exciting journey around the world, from desert to sea, and jungle to North Pole. A wordless picture book that tells a thousand stories.

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: 9780994109859
: Book Island Ltd
: Book Island Ltd
: 295mm X 240mm
: New Zealand
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: Ingrid & Dieter Schubert
: Paperback
: Ingrid Schubert
: 839.3137
: 40
: colour illustrations
: books
The Umbrella
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 Picture

A book about language, play, and the relationship between words and images, If Apples Had Teeth is graphic, smart, silly, and surreal all at the same time. Language and thought come to life as counterfactuals and possibilities are conjured and proposed. The heart of the book beats ... read more

 
If apples had teeth, they would bite back. If trees were pink, they would be nevergreens. This silly, inventive picture book illustrated by the outstanding graphic designer of the protopsychedelic era will make your brain turn somersaults. Each page presents a counterfactual... read more

General Fields
: 9781592702268
: Enchanted Lion Books
: Enchanted Lion Books
: 21.90 cmmm X 17.50 cmmm
: United States
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: Milton and Shirley Glaser
: Hardback
: Milton Glaser
: en
: E
: 40
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If Apples Had Teeth
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 Picture

One autumn day, a lion finds a wounded bird in his garden. With the departure of the bird's flock, the lion decides that it's up to him to care for the bird. He does and the two become fast friends. Nevertheless, the bird departs with his flock the following autumn. What will bec... read more

Even just to see the cover of this book is to fall in love with it. The pictures and the story they tell with just a small amount of added text are touchingly tender and thoughtful. A gentle lion finds a wounded bird who cannot fly off with its flock and makes it a bed in a slipp... read more

General Fields
: 9780994109873
: Book Island Limited
: Book Island Ltd
: 310mm X 246mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Marianne Dubuc; Sarah Ardizzone (Translator)
: Hardback
: en
: [E]
: 88
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The Lion and the Bird
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 Picture

Everyone Walks Away is a beautiful, multi-layered book about loneliness, exclusion, and belonging.
Frank feels lonely when everyone walks away. It's the same as always. But once home, he makes a special jam then invites other people. Maybe they'll come over.
This is ... read more

General Fields
: 9781776571864
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: ---length:- '9.8'width:- '8.8'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Eva Lindstrom
: Hardback
: English
: 839.738
: 32
: books
Everyone Walks Away (HB)
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3