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 Staff Picks -Children's

Winner of the 2019 Caldecott Medal A lavish new picture book from Caldecott-winner Sophie Blackall that will transport readers to the seaside in timeless, nautical splendor! Watch the days and seasons pass as the wind blows, the fog rolls in, and icebergs drift by.... read more

Hello Lighthouse
$19.99(NZD) inc GST

The amazing, mysterious realm of Striggworld can finally be revealed. When the human creatures appeared, they ravaged the forests and hunted many birds to extinction. The flightless Striggs had only one option:
They went down, down under the ground... read more

A Place of Stone and Darkness (HB)

Dwayne is a rumble-tumble tabby cat who knows where he belongs - up on the farm at Muzzle Station.
So, when he's taken to live far away in the town of Kaikoura, what's a cat to do? Shake the dust off his paws and start ... read more

The Cat from Muzzle: a High-country Cat's Incredible Walk Home

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Series:Starfell
Reading Level:8 Kids Middle Readers

Willow Moss, the youngest and least powerful sister in a family of witches, has a magical ability for finding lost things - like keys, or socks, or wooden teeth. Useful, but not exactly exciting . . .
Then the most powerful witch in the worl... read more

Willow Moss and the Lost Day (Starfell #1)

It's 1839 and you are a medical student working on your first human body dissection! Under the watchful eye of Dr Walker, peel the flaps back to reveal the inner workings of the human body, from bone and muscle, to the brain, eyes, heart, lungs a... read more

The Human Body: A Pop-Up Guide to Anatomy

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Series:The Legends of Eerie-on-Sea
Reading Level:8 Kids Middle Readers

Nobody visits Eerie-on-Sea in the winter. Especially not when darkness falls and the wind howls around Maw Rocks and the wreck of the battleship Leviathan, where even now some swear they have seen... read more

Malamander

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Series:Mini Rabbit

A deliciously funny debut from a major new talent!
Mini Rabbit is making a cake. Cake, cake, cake! But he's run out of berries.
No berries, no cake. No cake? No way!
So off he goes to look for some... He's not cold, not too small.
And, no, no, definitely NOT LOST... or is he?

Not Lost (Mini Rabbit)
$17.99(NZD) inc GST

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Reading Level:7 Kids Picture Books

A glimpse of three women dressed as mermaids leaves one boy filled with wonder and ready to dazzle the world.
While riding the subway home with his Nana one day, Julian notices three women spectacularly dressed up. Their hair billows in brilliant hues, their dr... read more

Julian is a Mermaid
$18.99(NZD) inc GST

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 Staff Picks -Children's

Simon discovers girls-and nits-in the new story in this bestselling series Simon feels a new emotion stirring-he thinks he is in love with Lou! Sadly, Lou loves Mamadou... One day Lou comes to school with nits. She's suddenly not so popular any more. Except with Simon. He doesn't c... read more

Nits!

Why do grannies always tell us to speak up? Why do they have creases on their faces? Are grannies flexible? How do you cheer up a sad granny? How old are grannies, actually?
Eric Veillé explains it all in this offbeat book for the extended family to... read more

Encyclopedia Of Grannies

Granny McFlitter, our favourite champion knitter, is back! And this time, it's to save the A&P Show. Can Granny outwit - or should we say outknit - a rampaging bull?
"Ole!" Granny cried, as the cape flapped around.The bull steamed and snorted an... read more

Granny McFlitter: A Country Yarn

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 Staff Picks -Children's

The first book in a hilarious new series perfect for fans of David Walliams, Kid Normal and Tom Gates.
Charlie McGuffin tries to be an optimist, but in reality he's a bit of a worrier.
Some of the things Charlie is worried about:
·... read more

Charlie Changes into a Chicken
$9.99(NZD) inc GST