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: 15

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: 6

Category:

 Gift Books

Gecko Press’s Annual is a game-changer, packing dynamic, irreverent, challenging, and timeless material into a beautiful package for 9- to 12-year-olds.
Annual features a dictionary of crazy words that come in handy on car trips, a sophisticated "spot the similarity"... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2016

Annual
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 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 Picture Books

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

PUBLICATION JUNE 2017

If I Was a Banana (PB)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 NZ Picture Books

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

A PENGUIN in the JUNGLE? In the jungle there are jaguars, monkeys and parrots aplenty, but there are no penguins. None at all. Because penguins do not live in the jungle, except for ...GWENDOLYN! A story about friendship, adventure and finding your home. Ages 2-5

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2016

Gwendolyn! (HB)
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

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

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: 0

Category:

 Biography & Autobiography

Series:Inspirational Kiwis

An inspirational story for children about New Zealand motor racing legend and founder of the McLaren Racing Team, Bruce McLaren. For children aged 12 to 90 years old.

Bruce Wants to Go Faster
$25.00(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

Category:

 NZ Picture Books

Awards:Shortlisted for NZ Childrens & Non-Fiction Book Awards 2017

This exquisite children's book recounts one of the most remarkable natural history stories in New Zealand - the bond shared between the shining cuckoo (pipiwharauroa) and the grey warbler (riroriro). The grey warbler nest is the only one in which a cuckoo will la... read more

PUBLICATION SEPTEMBER 2016

The Cuckoo and the Warbler (PB)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0