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 Hardback Picture Books

The hungry king needs a new cook, but will he ever find someone who can make his favourite dish?There once was a very hungry king,Who needed a cook like anything.The only problem is, the king is so fussy, and none of the cooks he tries can make a dish that tastes j... read more

The Cook and the King
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

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 Hardback Picture Books

Cicada works in an office, dutifully working day after day for unappreciative bosses and being bullied by his co-workers. But one day, cicada goes to the roof of the building, and something truly extraordinary happens...A story for anyone who has ever felt unappreciated, overlook... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2018

Cicada
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

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 Hardback Picture Books

..".profoundly moving..." -Publishers Weekly Nelson Mandela's two great-grandchildren ask their grandmother, Mandela's youngest daughter, 15 questions about their grandad - the global icon of peace and forgiveness who spent 27 years in prison. They learn that he was a fr... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2018

Grandad Mandela
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 7

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 Hardback Picture Books

A universal story about compromise and collaboration for young readers Raven, Crayfish and Horse have always been best friends. They're grown up now and would like to start a family. They want all their families to live together and start planning to build a house. Bu... read more

One House For All
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Hardback Picture Books

Series:Mechanica

Welcome to future Earth.
Despite repeated warnings, the environment has become polluted to such an extent that many areas of the globe have become uninhabitable and wildlife is now extinct. From the ashes, a new style of "wildlife" is created--wildlife that will not remain harnessed by humankind.

Aquatica: A Beginner's Field Guide (HB)
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

In this book, author-illustrator Gao CAI, using wax crayon, beautifully describes the journey of a baby's birth. It follows the miraculous journey from the moment a baby is conceived to the moment he or she is born. Creatively told from the baby's perspective, this wonderful story depicts the joy of birth and is a tribute to all mothers.

PUBLICATION AUGUST 2017

How I Came To Be Me
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Hardback Picture Books

Series:Superhero Parents

All mums are brilliant and the mum in this story is no exception. She doesn't wear a cape or fly to Earth from Outer Space, but she runs for the bus so fast it feels like flying, uses her super strength to carry her daughter's boots, coat, bag AND scooter, and can make ... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2018

Superhero Mum (HB)
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Hardback Picture Books

"Young readers will be captivated." --The Washington Post From the creators of the gorgeous bestseller The Night Gardener, comes a stunning new picture book about a young boy who sets sail to find a place his grandfather told him about...the spot where the ocean meet... read more

This is an absolutely gorgeous book from Terry and Eric Fan - creators of The Night Gardener, another book John loved (you can read his review on the link).
Finn misses his grandfather and builds a wonderful boat out of things he finds on the beach to go and visi... read more

Ocean Meets Sky (HB)
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 NZ Picture Books

Awards:Finalist in the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards for the Elsie Locke Award for Non-Fiction and the Russell Clark Award for Illustration

The little plane has been flying across the sea for eight hours. Huge black clouds surround it. Rain pours in. Wind slams. The aircraft is tossed around like a leaf. The pilot stares into the darkness. How much fuel is left? Is she flying... read more

In 1934 Jean Batten set a world record for the fastest flight from England to Australia. Two years later, this brave, trail-blazing and glamorous aviator, known as the “Greta Garbo of the skies”, made the first solo flight from England to... read more

Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Hardback Picture Books

Series:Gecko Press Titles Ser.

Elise was frightened--of spiders, people, even trees. So she never went out, night or day. One day a strange thing flies in through the window and lands at her feet. And then there comes a knock at the door. Elise has a visitor who will change everything. The Visitor is a st... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2018

The Visitor
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Hardback Picture Books

Quack, quack, quack! Ducky Duckling loves playing outside in the rain. He hops with frog, squirms with wriggly worm and splashes with the fishes. But when the rain stops, Ducky feels sad. Can Daddy help cheer him up?
With bright, bold illustrations and a rhythm... read more

A hug for bug and a hug for slug. Quack, quack, quack!
This is an absolutely delightful new picture book from the creator of Maisy Mouse. When Ducky is happy, Ducky says "Quack, quack, quack!" - and there are plenty of things to be happy about. First of all, it'... read more

Splish, Splash, Ducky!
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Hardback Picture Books

With the second story in a trilogy of tales about Triangle, Square, and Circle, multi-award-winning, "New York Times"-bestselling duo Barnett and Klassen nudge readers toward a more well-rounded way of looking at things. Full color.

PUBLICATION MAY 2018
 

Square
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2