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              Books by Joy Cowley

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              The Gobbledegook Book
               

              The Gobbledegook Book (Hardback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Clarkson, Giselle

              • RRP: $39.99
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              Joy Cowley's favourite stories, poems and nonsense rhymes collected and reillustrated in a hardback gift volume for the family to treasure.

              ISBN 9781776572588
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children
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              Song of the River
               

              Song of the River (Hardback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Andrews, Kimberly

              • RRP: $29.99
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              In this quintessential Joy Cowley story, Cam follows the river's journey from its source in the mountains all the way to the sea In this resonant story from Joy Cowley, Cam the mountain boy follows the river from its trickling source in the snow all the way to the sea. The river ...leads him through forest, farms and towns to the salty wind of the sea. The dramatic landscapes are packed with detail to discover in the world of the river.
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              ISBN 9781776572533
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 7-8 years
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              Buzzy Bee Baby Sitter
               

              Buzzy Bee Baby Sitter (Paperback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Hoit, Richard

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              Four simple stories featuring Buzzy Bee and friends introduce to numbers, colours and shapes.

              ISBN 9781927262092
              Published NZ 27 Feb 2014
              Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Speed of Light
               

              Speed of Light (Paperback)

              By Cowley, Joy

              • RRP: $19.99
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              "With a father more interested in money than family, a brother in prison, a sister with a secret, and a mother in denial, it's no wonder Jeff buries himself in the safe world of mathematics. When a storm hits Wellington, a strange old woman is blown into Jeff's life, challenging ...everything he thinks is true"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9781877579936
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2014
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 7-12 years
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              The Road to Ratenburg
               

              The Road to Ratenburg (Paperback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

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              A charming ratty fable about family by a much-loved writer and illustrator pair. A family of rats is forced to leave their home, so sets out to find the fabled city of Ratenburg. Along the way they outwit vicious dogs, tricky rat traps, and sharp-beaked hawks, and make some very ...dangerous crossings. The rat family's adventures test their character and grow bonds between sisters and brothers, family friends, mum and dad.Narrating the tale is Spinnaker Rat, an Edwardian-style father, full of wisdom about the ways of the world, who finds himself learning more than he expected. This accessible story nods to international successes like The Tale of Despereaux but with its own distinctive voice and characters.
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              ISBN 9781776570751
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2016
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Snake and Lizard: 10th Anniversary Edition
                 

              Snake and Lizard: 10th Anniversary Edition (Paperback, New title)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $19.99
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              A collection of stories about the friendship between Snake and Lizard.

              ISBN 9780958278737
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781776571994
              Published NZ 6 Jan 2007
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Snake and Lizard
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              Manukura: The White Kiwi
               

              Manukura: The White Kiwi (Paperback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Potter, Bruce

              • RRP: $19.99
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              When a rare white kiwi was born in captivity at Pukaha Mount Bruce, Maori recognised this as something very special u a treasure and a sign of new beginnings. In this beautiful picture book world-renowned writer Joy Cowley tells the story of Manukura the little white kiwi and off...ers an uplifting message to all young New Zealanders. With strikingly naturalistic illustrations by Bruce Potter, this is a treasure of a book that will be loved by generations to come.
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              ISBN 9781869798383
              Published NZ 5 Oct 2012
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 5-9 years
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              Fierce Little Woman and the Wicked Pirate
               

              Fierce Little Woman and the Wicked Pirate (Paperback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Davis, Sarah

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              The fierce little woman lived in a house at the end of a jetty. She knitted socks in blue and green wool, to sell to sailors who had got their feet wet. But when there were no ships at her jetty, she was quite alone. One stormy day, a pirate came to the house on the jetty. He sto...od on his toes, and starting tap-tap-tapping on the window ...
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              ISBN 9781877467400
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2012
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Veil Over The Light
                

              Veil Over The Light

              By Cowley, Joy

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $29.99
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              In Veil Over The Light, one of New Zealand's most celebrated and beloved writers describes what it means to live a life close to God.

              ISBN 9780473452049
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2018
              Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Hush - A Kiwi Lullaby + CD
               

              Hush - A Kiwi Lullaby + CD (Paperback, Enhanced, Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-Audio)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Burdan, Andrew; Translated by Roberts, Ngaere; Performed by Pitman-Hayes, June

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              A traditional lullaby adapted for New Zealand now with an added audio CD featuring June Pitman-Hayes, sung in both English and Maori.

              ISBN 9781775433125
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2018
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Maori
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