Category: NZ Non Fiction
Discover our most threatened animals in New Zealand. From the beautiful forest ringlet butterfly to the down-right ugly southern elephant seal, the cheeky kākāpō to the super-sensory-powered ambush hunters the great white sharks. Every one of the unique species in our waters and on our land is threaten ...Show more
Category: Learning to Read
Learn to read while getting up close to the magnificent lion in this exciting book. Find out how a lion cub joins the pride and grows to become the king of the savannah, discover how lions in Asia and Africa are different, and learn why we need to work to protect these awesome animals in the wild. Amaz ...Show more
A must-have for every animal-loving child, this is the cutest introduction to everything kids want to know about horses and ponies. Do you dream about riding a horse and want to really get to know them? Would you like to learn how to look after a horse, what kit to use, or enter the world of equestrian ...Show more
Introducing simple biology in a detailed and fascinating way, From Egg to Chicken traces the lifecycle of this familiar animal. Reproduction, birth, growth, food and survival are all covered in these beautifully illustrated books. Lifecycles is a series of four books that focus on animals and plants fa ...Show more
This book follows the life cycle of a chicken, from laying eggs to hatching, nurturing them and teaching them how to find food and shelter. The book shows the chick at each stage of its life. Questions and facts encourage the reader to look more closely at the detailed photographs.
Learn about the transformation from frogspawn to frog with this fun, informative picture book, part of the 'Nature Storybooks' series. 'Growing Frogs' supports the National Curriculum
Category: NZ Non Fiction
In the garden, creeping along branches, hiding under stones or flitting from flower to flower, a whole universe of creatures is waiting to be discovered. Butterflies, moths, beetles, wasps, spiders - what have you found in your backyard? Did you know that chorus cicadas live underground for most of the ...Show more
Children learn about how features of animals bodies allow them to move in a certain way. This early reader series features images from leading wildlife photographer, Steve Morenos, with two double-page spreads are dedicated to each Australian animal. Readers are given a close-up look at animal feature a ...Show more
What makes a mammal a mammal? Read all about mammals, find out where they live, how they breathe and what they eat. How are mammals born and how do they grow and learn? A simple fun quiz helps readers recall what they have read. A perfect one-stop shop for help with homework assignments!
Hippos may make you laugh, but watch out! An acclaimed naturalist takes an exuberant look at these massive, swift, and super dangerous animals. What's the deadliest animal in Africa? It's not the lion or the crocodile--it's the hippopotamus! Hippos have razor-sharp tusks, weigh as much as fifty men, and ...Show more