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              Rugby: Be on the Ball with the Greatest Game on Earth
               

              Rugby: Be on the Ball with the Greatest Game on Earth (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $13.49
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              This thrilling introduction to rugby helps kids get to grips with the rules of rugby, learn rugby skills, and gen up on rugby world records. The book looks at the history of the game, and touches on the main types of rugby, including Rugby Union, Rugby League, Rugby Sevens, and R...ugby Tag. There are fascinating stats on every page, with profiles of rugby heroes - past and present. Featured throughout are clear step-by-step graphics showing tips and techniques of the game, such as how to pass the ball and how to tackle. Feature pages zoom in on aspects of the game, including scrums and line-ups. Its playful approach draws out rugby's unique features - why is a rugby ball the shape it is? What is the haka? What's the best way to score a try? The book profiles different nations that excel at the sport, including the New Zealand All Blacks. With colourful illustrations of rugby kits, plans showing rugby positions and pitches, and with a fun quiz at the back, this book is a must for every budding rugby player or fan!
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              ISBN 9780241379325
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              LEGO NINJAGO Epic Adventures

              LEGO NINJAGO Epic Adventures (Hardback)

              By March, Julia; DK

              • RRP: $15.99
              • $11.99
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              Discover the most exciting adventures of Master Wu, Lloyd Garmadon and the rest of the LEGO (R) NINJAGO (R) heroes. Meet the terrible villains that the heroes have defeated, from the slippery Snake Tribes to the ghoulish Ghost Army. Find out about classic battles from the history... of Ninjago City. This exciting chapter book for children learning to read is packed with images of new LEGO NINJAGO sets and minifigures, helping young fans get hooked on reading. Exciting images, simple vocabulary and a fun quiz will engage young readers, helping them to build their confidence in reading. (c)2018 The LEGO Group.
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              ISBN 9780241375976
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DK Readers Level 3
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              People and Places A Children's Encyclopedia
               

              People and Places A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $48.00
              • $36.00
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              Meet the people of the world and find out about some of the fascinating cultures that make up our global community. From Spaniards to Samoans, and the Miao to the Miskitu, this fully updated edition of DK's popular Encyclopedia of People will take you on a worldwide tour of conti...nents, peninsulas, and islands to discover what life is like for the billions of people on our planet. Discover how the Yakut people survive in the Arctic temperatures of Siberia, or why tattoos are so important in Maori culture. Learn about the Mbendeje people's hunting sign language that lets them silently creep up on unsuspecting prey. People and Places: a children's encyclopedia allows you to explore different cultures through illuminating photography and bitesize chunks of information. The perfect companion to geography and culture projects for school-aged children, this book is a treasure trove of facts and information about the people that make up our world.
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              ISBN 9780241364420
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Story of Painting: How art was made

              The Story of Painting: How art was made (Hardback)

              By DK; Foreword by Dixon, Andrew Graham

              • RRP: $48.00
              • $36.00
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              A fascinating new history of art, this gloriously illustrated book reveals how materials, techniques, and ideas have evolved over the centuries, inspiring artists and giving them the means to create their most celebrated works. Covering a comprehensive array of topics, from the f...irst pigments and frescos to linear perspective in Renaissance paintings, the influence of photography, Impressionism, and the birth of modern art, The Story of Painting follows each step in the evolution of painting over the last 25,000 years, from the first cave paintings to the abstract works of the last 150 years. Packed with lavish colour reproductions of paintings and photographs of artists at work and the materials they used, it also focuses on key paintings from each period to analyse the techniques and secrets of the great masters in detail. Immerse yourself in the pages of this beautiful book and find yourself dazzled by new colours; marvel at the magic of perspective; wonder at glowing depictions of fabric and flesh; understand cubism; and embrace abstraction. It will transform your understanding and enjoyment of paintings forever.
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              ISBN 9780241335185
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age Children
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              Inventor Lab: Awesome Builds for Smart Makers
               

              Inventor Lab: Awesome Builds for Smart Makers (Hardback)

              By DK; Foreword by Rogers, Dr Lucy

              • RRP: $30.00
              • $22.50
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              This DK children's book aged 9-15 is brimming with more than 20 exciting, educational activities and projects that focus on electronics and technology. Keep your siblings out of your room with a brilliant bedroom buzzer, power a propellor motorboat, build your own bristlebot, mak...e a matchbox microphone, and construct a crane by following step-by-step instructions and using affordable equipment. Super Tech Lab will engage budding scientists and engineers as they experiment, invent, trial, and test technology, electronics, and mechanics at home. Simple steps with clear photographs take readers through the stages of each low-cost project, with fact-filled panels to explain the science behind each one, and to fascinate them with real-world examples. With an increasing focus across school curricula on encouraging children to enjoy and explore STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering, and maths), Super Tech Lab is the perfect companion for any inquisitive child with an interest in how the worlds of science experiments and technology work, and why.
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              ISBN 9780241343517
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              LEGO (R) What Will You Build?: Games & Challenges

              LEGO (R) What Will You Build?: Games & Challenges (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By DK; Various

              • RRP: $30.00
              • $24.00
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              Are you up to the challenge? LEGO What Will You Build- Games and Challenges will test your mind with over 100 fun games and tricky challenges. The book also comes with 62 LEGO pieces that can be used to build a pelican, rabbit or parrot.

              ISBN 9780241400319
              Released NZ 23 Aug 2019
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Be More Japan: The Art of Japanese Living

              Be More Japan: The Art of Japanese Living (Hardback)

              By Eyewitness, Dk

              • RRP: $40.00
              • $30.00
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              Be More Japan is a bible of all things Japanese - from the country's fascinating, ancient traditions to its unique and influential modern culture. Blending both travel information and cultural insights into a single book, Be More Japan helps you understand and experience the best... of Japan, both at home and abroad. Beginning with an overview of the four seasons - a key theme in Japanese culture - you'll learn about the festivals, food, fashion and flowers that change throughout the year and make this country so full of fun and variety. Then dive into the captivating culture of Japan, with topics such as art, music, food, wellness and spirituality all split into separate sections to help you pinpoint the areas that interest you. Learn about the traditional skills of the tea ceremony and calligraphy, and where you can go to see and practise them yourself. Find out more about the country's most popular sports and where to catch a game of baseball or see a martial arts exposition. For pop culture fans, there are dedicated sections on J-Pop, anime and video games, with plenty of information on the best places to enjoy them in Japan. And if you want to get a feel for modern Japanese lifestyle, you'll find enough details on topics such as transport, karaoke, ikigai, shopping and hot springs to help you make the most of even a short trip to Japan. You can pick and choose what interests you to plan your perfect trip, or explore a bit of everything to get a sense of the essentials of Japanese life and culture. And for those who can't make the trip to Japan, or who want to carry on the experience when they return, there are tips and suggestions for how to bring Japanese culture to you, and places where you can see its influence around the world.
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              ISBN 9780241385586
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              DK Readers Level 3: Lego Ninjago: Epic Adventures
               

              DK Readers Level 3: Lego Ninjago: Epic Adventures (Hardback)

              By March, Julia; DK

              • RRP: $36.99
              • $31.12
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              Packed with facts you need to read! --Cover.

              ISBN 9781465484277
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series DK Readers Level 3
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              People and Places: A Visual Encyclopedia
                

              People and Places: A Visual Encyclopedia (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By DK; Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian

              • RRP: $42.50
              • $36.61
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              Find out all about the people of the world and the cultures that make up our global community. From Spaniards to Samoans, the Miao to the Miskitu, this fully updated edition of DK's popular People and Places: A Visual Encyclopedia takes you on a worldwide tour of continents, peni...nsulas, and islands to discover what life is like for the billions of people on our planet. Discover how the Yakut people survive in the Arctic temperatures of Siberia, or why tattoos are so important to Maori culture. Learn about the Mbendeje people's hunting sign language that lets them silently creep up on unsuspecting prey. People and Places: A Visual Encyclopedia shows you different cultures through illuminating photography and bite-sized chunks of information. The perfect companion to geography and culture projects for school-aged children, this book is a treasure trove of facts and information about the people who make up our world.
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              ISBN 9781465483768
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Visual Encyclopedia
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              Help Your Kids with Computer Coding: A Unique Step-By-Step Visual Guide, from Binary Code to Building Games
               

              Help Your Kids with Computer Coding: A Unique Step-By-Step Visual Guide, from Binary Code to Building Games (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $42.50
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              Now with Scratch 3.0; revised and updated --Cover.

              ISBN 9781465477323
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Help Your Kids
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