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              The Long Flight Home: a heartbreaking wartime story inspired by true events

              The Long Flight Home: a heartbreaking wartime story inspired by true events (Hardback)

              By Hlad, A. L.

              • RRP: $60.00
              • $46.80
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              A moving, masterfully written story of love and sacrifice, inspired by the fascinating, yet little-known mission using carrier pigeons during WWII. Perfect for fans of The Tattooist of Auschwitz and Dear Mrs Bird.

              ISBN 9781529311440
              Published 11 July 2019 by Hodder & Stoughton
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Domesticated: Evolution in a Man-Made World

              Domesticated: Evolution in a Man-Made World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Francis, Richard C.

              • $31.99

              Without our domesticated plants and animals, human civilization as we know it would not exist.

              ISBN 9780393353037
              Published 9 August 2016 by WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age General Audience
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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              Whales and Dolphins of Aotearoa New Zealand
               

              Whales and Dolphins of Aotearoa New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Todd, Barbara

              • RRP: $44.99
              • $40.49
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              Marine mammal expert Barbara Todd uses a combination of science and culture to explore whales' incredible diversity, biology and adaption to life in the oceans.

              ISBN 9781877385711
              Published 3 July 2014 by Te Papa Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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              Chicken
                 

              Chicken (Paperback)

              By Potts, Annie

              • $51.50

              Introduces us to the surprisingly complex world of the chicken, tracing the evolution of jungle fowl and the domestication of chickens by humans. This title describes the ways in which chickens experience the world, form families and friendships, communicate with each other, and ...

              ISBN 9781861898586
              Published 1 January 2012 by Reaktion Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Animal Series
              This title is not currently available locally but showing available from overseas supplier on backorder – please allow 4-8 weeks for delivery.
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              Sparrow
               

              Sparrow (Paperback)

              By Todd, Kim

              • $39.99

              Innocent. Invader. Lover. Thief. Sparrows are everywhere, in many guises. They are cherished pets, subject of elegies by Catullus and John Skelton, listed as 'pretty things' in Sei Shonagon's Pillow Book . This title explores the complex history, biology and literary tradition of ...

              ISBN 9781861898753
              Published 1 December 2011 by Reaktion Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Animal Series
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              Counting Lions
               

              Counting Lions (Hardback)

              By McKenna, Virginia; Cotton, Katie; Illustrated by Walton, Stephen

              • Imp. $48.50
              • $41.22
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              An art-inspired gift that makes learning to name and explore wildlife a family adventure, with stunning charcoal drawings from artist Stephen Walton and a foreword from actress and wildlife campaigner Virginia McKenna OBE.

              ISBN 9781847807212
              Published 1 October 2015 by Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              Lost Dog: A Love Story

              Lost Dog: A Love Story (Hardback)

              By Spicer, Kate

              • RRP: $40.00
              • $31.20
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              Trying to find her dog tests her relationship, and her sanity, to its limits - and gets her thinking about her life, and why things have turned out as they have for her.

              ISBN 9781785039195
              Published 18 April 2019 by Ebury Publishing
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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              Wolf
               

              Wolf (Paperback)

              By Marvin, Gary

              • $39.99

              Feared, reviled and revered, the wolf has always evoked powerful emotions in humans. It has been admired as a powerful hunter. This title explores the ways in which indigenous hunting societies respected the wolf as a fellow hunter and how, with the domestication of animals, the ...

              ISBN 9781861898791
              Published 1 December 2011 by Reaktion Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Animal Series
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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              A New Zealand Book of Beasts: Animals in Our Culture, History and Everyday Life
               

              A New Zealand Book of Beasts: Animals in Our Culture, History and Everyday Life (Paperback)

              By Potts, Annie; Brown, Deidre; Armstrong, Philip

              • RRP: $49.99
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              Presents a groundbreaking examination of the interactions between humans and `non-human animals' - both real and imagined - in New Zealand's arts and literature, popular culture, historiography, media and everyday life. This is an engaging, original and scholarly rigorous book of ...

              ISBN 9781869407728
              Published 1 June 2016 by Auckland University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Puppy No One Wanted: The young dog desperate for a home to call his own
               

              The Puppy No One Wanted: The young dog desperate for a home to call his own (Paperback)

              By Keel, Barby

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $21.83
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              A moving, heart-warming and redemptive true story that celebrates the healing power of love between humans and animals.

              ISBN 9781409194699
              Release Date 14 May 2020 by Orion Publishing
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series A Foster Tails Story
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