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 Staff Picks -Children's

War destroyed their worlds, now two young girls and their remarkable horses are fighting once more - this time to win.
When twelve-year-old Mira stumbles across a white stallion in a forest in Berlin, she doesn't realise that this horse will take her on an incredi... read more

Prince of Ponies

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Series:Tales of Aotearoa

Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of HOW Maui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day! The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour. The pictures are bright and bring their own level of humour to the... read more

How Maui Slowed the Sun (Tales of Aotearoa #2)

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Gorgeously illustrated Scary Tales is packed with slightly scary nursery rhymes that are sure to delight children of all ages. Even parents will laugh out loud.
This fabulously funny collection contains familiar rhymes that have been fractured... read more

Scary Tales: Rhymes for Brave Children

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Join Llamaste as she helps her friends become happy and calm by teaching them yoga. With free downloadable guided relaxation audio and yoga poster!
Llamaste is a llama who likes to practise yoga. Join her in this funny, sweet story as she helps Tiger calm down... read more

Llamaste and Friends

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 Staff Picks -Children's

It's time for tea, but one pesky pea has decided to ping himself off the plate in search of a party! The rogue pea shoots, flings and bounces across the kitchen as he embarks on his perilous adventure - but will he find the fun he is looking for or is the kitchen a scar... read more

The Runaway Pea

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 Staff Picks -Children's

A touching, timely tale about the importance of kindness and understanding.
When a strange-looking animal arrives pulling a big suitcase, the other animals are curious. What on earth could be inside that suitcase? A teacup? Maybe. A table and chair? Perhaps. A whole h... read more

The Suitcase

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 Staff Picks -Children's

From the author of The Roman Mysteries comes a nail-biting time-travel adventure, set in London. 
Billionaire Solomon Daisy is obsessed with the skeleton of a blue eyed African girl from Roman London. When his tech guys accidentally invent a time machi... read more

The Time Travel Diaries

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Everyone in George's family is a yeti--everyone except George. When he asks why he is not yet a yeti, each family member tells George that he needs to be bigger, scarier, and more ferocious Maybe, deep down inside, he is something else instead?

Not yet a Yeti

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Series:The Traitor and Thief

This fantastic follow-up to the Storylines Tessa Duder Award-winning The Traitor and the Thief is just as exciting and action-packed as the first instalment.
Sin is dying, poisoned by his blue blood. His troubles deepen when the t... read more

The Clockill and the Thief (The Traitor and Thief #2)

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Reading Level:8 Kids Middle Readers

'An amazing adventure story, told with sparkling style and sleight of hand' JACQUELINE WILSON
'Vita set her jaw, and nodded at New York City in greeting, as a boxer greets an opponent before a fight.'
Fresh off the boat from England, Vita Marlowe has a job t... read more

The Good Thieves

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Series:Treehouse

Andy and Terry's treehouse now has 13 new storeys, including a tiny-horse level, a pyjama-party room, an Underpants Museum, a photo-bombing booth, a waiting room, a Door of Doom, a circus, a giant-robot-fighting arena, a traffic school, a water-ski park filled w... read more

The 117-Storey Treehouse

From award-winning New Zealand author, Craig Phillips, creator of The Adventures of Jack Scratch and Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts (winner of the Russell Clark Award for Illustration at the New Zealand Book Awards 2018).Come along on a j... read more

Aroha's Way: A Children's Guide Through Emotions