Category:

 Picture books - NZ

Whatever will become of me? sighed the sad and lonely little tree. A tiny tree stands all alone on the edge of a felled forest. Whispering winds swirl, and native birds gather around, bringing gifts of blossoms and berries to adorn the lonely little tree... what a magical sight on this Christmas night.

The Lonely Little Tree
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Picture books - NZ

Series:Mini Whinny Ser.

Meet Mini Whinny, the littlest horse in the stable! Shes ever so cute... and ever so naughty! Its August 1st, the official birthday for all horses. But Mini Whinny wants a celebration of her very own. Why should she share with all the other horses? In the mi... read more

Happy Birthday to Me! (Mini Whinny #1)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Picture books

This Christmas, join Michael Rosen and Tony Ross with their unforgettable retelling of Charles Dickens' beloved classic. In a school theatrical production of "A Christmas Carol", the boy who plays Scrooge is extra nervous because his very busy father is in the audience. However, it... read more

Bah Humbug! A Retelling of Dickens' Christmas Carol
$22.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Fiction - intermediate

Series:My New Zealand Story
Awards:Winner of the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards - Best First Book Award, and finalist in Wright Family Foundation Esther Glen Award for Junior Fiction 

Like many 13-year-old girls, Sofia’s main worries are how to get some groovy go-go boots, and how not to die of embarrassment giving a speech at school! But when her older brother starts talking about protests and overstayers, and how Pacific Islanders... read more

Dawn Raid (My New Zealand Story)
$18.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Non-fiction: Y.A.

Reading Level:10+
Awards:Finalist in the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards for the Elsie Locke Award for Non-Fiction. Recipient of the 2018 Storylines Notable Book Award.

Explore! Aotearoa features the amazing true stories of New Zealand’s explorers. It follows adventurers like: Kupe, Thomas Brunner and Kehu, Freda du Faur and the Graham Brothers, Tāne Tinorau and Kieran McKay, Kelly Tarlton and Wade Doak. Journey with them over the waves... read more

Explore! Aotearoa
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Category:

 Non-fiction: Y.A.

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

Great white sharks are one of the world's most impressive and familiar predators - but until recently we knew surprisingly little about them. This book changes all that, opening a window into the amazing world of New Zeala... read more

New Zealand's Great White Sharks
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0

Category:

 Fiction - intermediate

Awards:Finalist for the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards - Wright Family Foundation Esther Glen Award for Junior Fiction 

Michael is on a mission. After a run-in with his sworn enemy, Angus, Michaels 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 o... read more

How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot
$17.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Fiction - intermediate

Series:Through My Eyes - Natural Disaster Zones Ser.
Awards:Finalist for the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2018 - - Wright Family Foundation Esther Glen Award for Junior Fiction 

Lyla has just started her second year of high school when a magnitude 6.3 earthquake shakes Christchurch to pieces. Devastation is everywhere. While her police officer mother and trauma nurse father respond to the disaster, Lyla puts on a brave ... read more

Lyla (Through My Eyes: Natural Disaster Zones)
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Non-fiction: Y.A.

Awards:Finalist in the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards for the Elsie Locke Award for Non-Fiction and  and also 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 in ... read more

Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Picture books - NZ

Awards:Finalist for the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards - Picture Book Category

The baby wants breakfast so Malcolm gets out of bed to get started. Then in comes Toby. And Una and Toto, then Alicetheyre hungry too. And Conrad from next door and his sister Ruby! Everyone has a request for breakfast. But who is taking notice of the baby? The Longes... read more

The Longest Breakfast (PB)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Picture books - NZ

Awards:Winner of the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards - Picture Book Category and finalist in the Russell Clark Award for Illustration

Chased to the depths of the bottomless blue, What does a tiny Jellyfish do? Jellyfish is quietly crooning in the shallows, when knife-nosed Swordfish swooshes, races and chases her, down, down, down, deep into the dark blue sea. At that moment, stealthy Squid stretches a tentac... read more

I Am Jellyfish
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Picture books - NZ

Awards:Finalist for the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards - Picture Book Category

But did Granny stop knitting? Oh no, she did not! She kept right on knitting . . . like it or not! Granny McFlitter's family have had enough of her knitting. But when a ship runs aground, spilling oil into the sea, a call goes out for small jumpers for th... read more

Granny McFlitter, the Champion Knitter
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1