Hare is in a bit of a bother. He had a really good idea, but now he's lost it. Fantail, Tomtit and the rest of Hare's friends try to help, but nothing works...until Hare has another idea.
A delightful story about friendship and loyalty.
Arlo meets and watches the creatures who live in the beautiful ginkgo tree in his garden in this magical tale that follows the seasons of the year. The gentle story for ages 3 to 6 delights in the wonder of the natural world and features fantails nest building and egg hatching.
When Hollybee finds a brush in a bucket, she thinks she’s found the perfect solution. But things don’t go as planned. Maddie Mouse, Basil Bunny and Nanny Snuffles rally round to help solve her prickly problem, and all goes well ... until they com... read more
"Old King Cole scored a mighty fine goal... And a merry old soul was he... " Roll up! Roll up! It's time for more riotous rhyming fun as Mother Goose gets the classic Kiwi-ised treatment by Peter Millett and Scott Tulloch. Laugh yourself silly as Itsy Bitsy S... read more
|Author:||Malcolm Paterson; Martin Bailey|
Picture books - NZ
|Series:||Sharing Our Stories|
Tui, his cousin Jennifer and their whanau go to the south Kaipara to visit their Uncle Rua and Auntie Mina. Exploring the area down to Muriwai, they learn about moa, kauri, Maui dolphins, kaitiakitanga (stewardship), geology and more. In the t... read more
There's a tui in our teapot. He's looking out at me.
A tui in the teapot? Yes ... he wants a cup of tea!
A tui and his various friends including takahe, kea, korimako (bellbird), pukeko and hoiho (yellow-eyed penguin) invade the family kitchen, getting ... read more
Picture books - NZ
|Series:||Gecko Press Titles Ser.|
Cook's Cook follows the 1768 journey of James Cook's H.M.S. Endeavour with his ship's cook, the one-handed John Thompson, as story teller. Through real recipes from the ship's galley, events on board and the places the ship travelled to on its ... read more
Sam has a problem. He has to share a room with his older brother and things aren't easy. When Sam sees Donald Trump on TV talking about `the wall' he realises a solution is at hand! But who knew that planning a wall could be so tricky? The letters that follow invite conversa... read more
The lovely smell of baking cakes being made by David and his mother, lures a witch to their garden. David takes pity on her and gives her his cakes which are exactly the way she likes them - burnt. And there is a recipe on the last page too.
For the very first time, eight of Lynley Dodd's classic cat escapades are brought together in this delightful, handsome hardback gift book, complete with a ribbon. "They sat in the firelight's welcoming glow,hobnobbing happily,ten in a row."Furry Tales is a treasury of eight favou... read more