Category:

 Gift Books


Annual 2 contains all-new material for 9 to 13-year-olds. The result is a highly original, contemporary take on the much-loved annuals of the past – all in one beautiful package.  
Alongside familiar names publishing for children –  Gavin Mouldey, Sara... read more

Annual is back and stuffed to the gunwales with more excellent writing and illustration from across Aotearoa. There are craft projects (who hasn't wanted to make a balloon letterbox or knit their own digestive system?), a new boardgame, and a recipe for cosmic pancakes as well. Sarah Fo... read more

Annual 2
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 62

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Reading Level:9+

A dramatic and emotional story about one girl's determination to stand by her beloved animals - and her refusal to give up, even in the face of impossible odds.
When a devastating earthquake hits Evie's hometown of Parnassus on New Zealand's South Island, she and t... read more

Twelve-year-old Evie has been having a rough time since her dad became sick with cancer and she is convinced she can control fate if she follows certain compulsive rituals. When a devastating earthquake destroys her home in Parnassus, her mother is injured and flown to h... read more

The Thunderbolt Pony
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 38

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

The aftermath of a mountain-climbing accident, a petrolhead neighbour, a troubled little brother, what boy wouldn't prefer the company of the Greek gods, astronomists and his best friend, Attila the Pun?
After Tuttle's father dies on Mount Everest, his mother is distant ... read more

Space and Wellington...with a little bit of Greek Mythology thrown in. Zeustian Logic is set in the familiar land of Kelburn and presents a warped picture of suburban kiwi routine. Rituals we're all familiar with - like the mad, barefooted run down the road to the dairy for b... read more

Zeustian Logic
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 12

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Series:Charlie

It begins with an interrupted story. Then, a mysterious box that speaks and sings. Add unusually unusual teachers, incredible lurking from the Lurker, an insect orchestra and a bungling burglar and it's up to Charlie and Hils to save three innoce... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2017

Charlie and the Karaoke Cockroaches (Charlie #2)
$18.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

Michael is on a mission. After a run-in with his sworn enemy, Angus, Michael's brilliant payback plan BACKFIRES. Now he's in the school production as a tree - his WORST NIGHTMARE! When Michael discovers a twisted KIDNAP PLOT, his troubles soon multiply. It's obv... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2017

How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot
$17.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Discovered picking pockets at Coxford's Corn Market, fourteen year old Sin is hunted across the city. Caught by the enigmatic Eldritch Moons, Sin is offered a way out of his life of crime: join the Covert Operations Group (COG) and train to become a spy.
At Le... read more

Discovered picking pockets at Coxford’s Corn Market, 14-year-old Sin is caught by the enigmatic Eldritch Moons and offered a way out of his life of crime: join the Covert Operations Group (COG) and train to become a spy. At Lenheim Palace Sin learns spy craft while ... read more

The Traitor and the Thief
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Awards:Winner of the NZ Post Children's Choice for Young Adult Fiction 2014.

A novel of heart and courage inspired by the incredible story of a real-life princess and the foal she loves. Princess Haya, daughter of the King of Jordan, loves her family more than anything. So when tragedy strikes at its heart, she is devastated. The Princess... read more

PUBLICATION NOVEMBER 2014

The Princess and the Foal (PB)
$16.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Awards:Finalist in the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2012

Wee Jack Baines is tired of living in his brother's shadow. Unlike his brother Robert, Jack is no good at sports or rabbit-shooting, and is not popular at school. Luckily for him, though, his Uncle Onslow notices that, as well as being short, Jack has a gift with horses: perfect fo... read more

Just Jack
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Junior Fiction 2000.

Along a country road Kit runs to escape his loneliness. Then a great darkness- and the whole world has changed. An eerie new novel from David Hill

Time Out
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Awards:Winner of Gaelyn Gordon Award for a Much-Loved Book 2004.

Beneath the extinct volcanoes surrounding the city, giant creatures are waking from a spellbound sleep that has lasted thousands of years. Their goal is the destruction of the world.
Rachel and Theo Matheson are twins. Apart from having red hair, there is nothing rem... read more

Under the Mountain
$21.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

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Taupo Blows!
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

When 12-year-old Matt Turner goes to stay with his grandparents and swaps the buzz of big city life for a remote rural school, he doesn't think life could get any worse. However, a school project plunges him into a terrible dilemma when he has to make a speech in public. M... read more

An Unexpected Hero
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2