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The Carbon-Neutral Adventures of the Indefatigable Enviroteens by First Dog on the Moon
Category: General Graphic Books
Meet our superheroes: - Binky, aka The Monotreme! - Worried Norman, once bitten by a radioactive croissant and now Pastry Person! - Letitia, an occasionally bossy science-wombat and genius inventor! Together, they are the EnviroTeens and they are about to get very, very angry. Singleuse Plastic Brend ...Show more
Wildlife of Aotearoa by Gavin Bishop
Category: NZ Non Fiction
A spectacular illustrated picture book exploring New Zealand's unique landscapes and its incredible wildlife by the award-winning author of Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story. Long before waka touched Aotearoa's shores, the land of the long white cloud was home to an array of creatures uniquely adapted to ...Show more
My Little Book of Bugs / Taku Pukapuka iti mō ngā Pepeke (Maori & English) by Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Category: NZ Board & Cloth Books
A beautiful board book for New Zealand babies and their Whanau, featuring amazing photos of bugs in the Te Papa collection. In both English and te reo Maori, it is a perfect gift for any baby and will be well treasured.
A visual introduction to our planet and society told through the history of our greatest inventions and the technology that has changed the world. In his signature playful style, Peter Goes illustrates the most fascinating technologies, from the first tools to the most specialized IT, from medical brea ...Show more
Ripley's Whales and Dolphins by Robert Ripley
This lavishly illustrated book will fascinate you with its incredible facts and full-colour pictures of whales and dolphins. Expect a wacky blend of stories and information with bite-size facts to amaze and delight your friends.
Category: Earth Science
Soap, water, sandwiches and smoke - Where do they come from and where do they go? Join us on a journey of discovery as we explore the story of everyday things on Earth. Stories full of adventure, relationships, change and surprises. Stories with a past, a present and a future. The more we can learn abou ...Show more
Look Inside Space (Lift-the-Flap Board Book) by Rob Lloyd Jones
This is a fun flap book packed with information about space, and the amazing things that float through it - stars, moons, comets, and the planets of our solar system. Each double-page spread has a colour illustration, and several flaps to lift to find out more about what's going on in the scene.
The Story of Life by Anne Rooney
Category: Earth Science
Where did the first cells come from? If we evolved from monkeys, why are there still monkeys? How did birds first take flight? Join us on a extraordinary journey through the history of life in this unique, beautifully illustrated book. Explore one of the most incredible ideas in modern science… how natu ...Show more
WildLives: 50 Extraordinary Animals that Made History by Ben Lerwill
True tales of wild and wonderful lives to be treasured forever! In this fascinating and touching book, children can learn about 50 courageous creatures from around the world and throughout history. This captivating collection gathers heart-warming, surprising and often emotionally powerful stories of b ...Show more
Treasure Beyond Measure: A Collective Noun Safari by Helen Griffiths
Category: NZ Picture Books
If ever there was a trip you need to take, it's this Collective Noun Safari! Be entertained by the creatures and the words you'll encounter as you travel through the pages. Some are fierce. Some are funny. All are fascinating and each is precious to this planet. Yet, one extremely dangerous creature th ...Show more
We Are All Greta: Be Inspired to Save the World by Valentina Giannella
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Follow in Greta Thunberg's footsteps and join the global mission to save our planet from climate change. With in-depth text and data, this necessary and timely book will answer readers' questions on what climate change means, what its consequences will be, and what must be done to protect our world.
Fish by Brendan Kearney
Category: General Picture Books
Meet Finn the fisherman and his dog, Skip, in this illustrated story book for young children that teaches them about plastic pollution and recycling. All Finn wants is to catch a nice, tasty fish for his dinner, but no matter how hard he tries all he seems to catch at the end of his fishing line is the ...Show more