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Incredible Journeys PB: New Zealand wildlife on the move

Incredible Journeys PB: New Zealand wildlife on the move (Paperback)

Illustrated by Barraud, Ned

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Many New Zealand's animals make incredible journeys as part of their everyday lives. In this new book from leading author and illustrator Ned Barraud, he uncovers the mystery behind where many of our animals go. Toroa/albatross can spend years at sea roaming the windswept Souther...n Ocean, only coming ashore to breed. Koura/crayfish often undertake long walks along the seabed for hundreds of kilometres - no one really knows why. Tuna/longfin eels leave our lakes and rivers to make one final journey into the Pacific Ocean, where they produce eggs for a new generation, before they die. And who would have thought that tawaki/Fiordland crested penguins would leave our southern coastline to travel up to 7000 kilometres in search of food. These are only some of the fascinating stories of travel and migration in 'Incredible Journeys', an awe-inspiring book for any child interested in our wildlife.
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ISBN 9781988550282
Published NZ 15 Nov 2021
Publisher Potton & Burton
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781988550282
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Potton & Burton
Imprint Potton & Burton
Published 15 Nov 2021
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Barraud, Ned
Category Animals
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand
Number of Pages 28
Dimensions Width: 230mm
Height: 270mm
Dewey Code 591.5680993
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile