Category:

 NZ Picture Books

Henry Bob Bobbalich, though he was small, could reach up to places unreached by the tall, for Henry could climb the most towering wall, and never, not ever, did Henry Bob fall. But young Henry's spirits plunge when one day he is forbidden to climb. Will Henry Bob ever feel on top of the world again?

PUBLICATION MAY 2016

Henry Bob Bobbalich
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Esther Glen Award Junior Fiction - NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2017

Sent to live with his grandmother in Hastings after his father is jailed, Matt becomes the victim of bad friends and false accusations.
Sent off on a military-style school camp to the wilds of Lake Waikaremoana, Matt again gets in trouble for something he didn't do, and i... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2016

Sunken Forest
$18.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Biography & Autobiography

Reading Level:General Adult
Awards:Winner of the Russell Clark Illustration Award  at the NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2016

There has never been a period when Shakespeare was out of fashion. In his lifetime he was incredibly successful, and soon after his death his works were published to the world.
Within these pages you will find a new interpretation of Shakespeare's stage... read more

Much Ado About Shakespeare
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Junior Fiction

Rona is mischievous, curious, adventurous and inventive - just an everyday tomboy nine-year-old! Living in the country with hergrandparents, she pretends to be a werewolf (and breaks her most precious possession in the process), jumps off the wharf like a daredevil, and is alternatel... read more

PUBLICATION NOVEMBER 2016

Rona
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

At the eleventh hour, on the eleventh day of the eleventh month each year New Zealanders remember the end of the First World War. Armistice Day, Philippa Werry's new book for children, commemorates the day when fighting stopped in Europe. Partnered with best-selling Anzac Day, it makes an excellent reference for the whole family.

PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2016

Armistice Day: The New Zealand Story
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11

A frozen palace and a sparkling secret - an epic Russian adventure awaits! Anna Orlov might be the luckiest girl in the world. She is the daughter of a Russian Count and lives in a beautiful snowbound palace that is home to a menagerie of wonderful animals: tigers, wolfh... read more

PUBLICATION MAY 2017

The Diamond Horse (PB)
$16.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

A family of rats is forced to leave their home, so sets out to find the fabled city of Ratenburg. Along the way they outwit vicious dogs, tricky rat traps and sharp-beaked hawks, and make some very dangerous crossings. The rat familys adventures test their character and... read more

The Road to Ratenburg
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Picture Books

Awards:Shortlisted for NZ Childrens & Young Adult Picture Book Awards 2017

Fuzzy Doodle is a celebration of creativity. It is a sophisticated picture book in which the text and illustrations work together to create a delightful metaphor for the creative process. The text tells of Fuzzy, a small pencil doodle that magically comes to life, looking very mu... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2016

Fuzzy Doodle
$18.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Senior Fiction

Paige plays bass in high school rock band Vox Pop, which means always having to keep a steady rhythm.
But in the tense build-up to the Rockfest competition, Paige finds she can't control everything in her life, no matter how hard she practises and how loud she play... read more

Age 13 plus.

Lonesome When You Go
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Senior Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults: Junior Fiction 2016 and New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults: HELL Children's Choice Junior Fiction 2016.

'We knew straightaway that something was happening. Extra men in khaki uniforms stood at the main gates. Behind the wire, figures in blue sat on the ground. None of the usual moving around, washing up, wrestling, anything like that. Just rows of prisoners, sitting silently.' It's ... read more

PUBLICATION MARCH 2016

Enemy Camp
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Non Fiction

Awards:Margaret Mahy Book of the Year Award at 2016 NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults  Winner of the Elsie Locke Award for the Best Book in the Non-Fiction category of 2016 NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 

From nurse and pilot to soldier and spy, this book offers a beautifully arranged cast of ANZAC heroes from World War I and World War 2, and includes lifelike illustrations with maps, a medal room, fact boxes, index and a glossary. Each hero has a ... read more

PUBLICATION MARCH 2016

ANZAC Heroes: 30 Courageous ANZACs from WWI & WWII
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

The modern Maui is an intermediate-school boy who lives with his Mum and three older brothers in a city where the day is never long enough to get things done.Maui grasps the mantle: Mum, I'm gonna catch that Sun for you.That Sun who's always on the run.Wi... read more

PUBLICATION NOVEMBER 2016

Maui: Sun Catcher (English/Maori)
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1