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            Time Machine & Other Stories
             

            Time Machine & Other Stories (Paperback)

            By Szymanik, Melinda

            • RRP: $25.00
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            Step aboard the time machine and discover new and selected stories by the award-winning author of The Were-Nana, The Song of Kauri and A Winter's Day in 1939.

            ISBN 9780995119741
            Published NZ 9 Aug 2019
            Publisher The Cuba Press
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The World's Worst Parents

            The World's Worst Parents (Paperback)

            By Walliams, David; Illustrated by Ross, Tony

            • RRP: $26.99
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            Millions of young readers have loved the World's Worst Children tales and revelled in the World's Worst Teachers with their delightfully dreadful deeds - now prepare for...THE WORLD'S WORST PARENTS! From the phenomenally bestselling David Walliams and illustrated in glorious colo...ur by the artistic genius, Tony Ross.
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            ISBN 9780008430306
            Released NZ 8 Jul 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
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            Famous Five Colour Short Stories: Five to the Rescue!

            Famous Five Colour Short Stories: Five to the Rescue! (Paperback)

            By Blyton, Enid; Illustrated by Moor, Becka

            • RRP: $14.99
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            Introducing The Famous Five to younger readers! Join Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog on a special, newly-created adventure with full-colour illustrations throughout.

            ISBN 9781444950212
            Released NZ 12 May 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Famous Five: Short Stories
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            Once
             

            Once (Paperback, New title)

            By Gleitzman, Morris

            • RRP: $21.00
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            For three years and eight months Felix has lived in a convent orphanage high in the mountains of Poland. He is different from the other orphans, though, as Felix is convinced his parents are still alive and that they will one day come back to get him. But instead, the orphanage i...s visited by a group of Nazis... This book is suitable for ages 11+.
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            ISBN 9780143301950
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2005
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Once
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            The World's Worst Parents

            The World's Worst Parents (Hardback)

            By Walliams, David; Illustrated by Ross, Tony

            • RRP: $39.99
            • $29.99
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            Millions of young readers have loved the World's Worst Children tales and revelled in the World's Worst Teachers with their delightfully dreadful deeds - now prepare for...THE WORLD'S WORST PARENTS! From the phenomenally bestselling David Walliams and illustrated in glorious colo...ur by the artistic genius, Tony Ross.
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            ISBN 9780008305796
            Released NZ 8 Jul 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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            The World's Worst Teachers

            The World's Worst Teachers (Paperback, ANZ Only)

            By Walliams, David; Illustrated by Ross, Tony

            • RRP: $26.99
            • $20.24
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            Millions of young readers have loved the World's Worst Children tales - now they will revel in this delightfully dreadful collection of the most gruesome grown-ups ever: The World's Worst Teachers. From the phenomenally bestselling David Walliams and illustrated in glorious colou...r by the artistic genius, Tony Ross.
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            ISBN 9780008363994
            Released NZ 27 Jun 2019
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Shock Forest and other magical stories: A Bloomsbury Reader
             

            Shock Forest and other magical stories: A Bloomsbury Reader (Paperback)

            By Mahy, Margaret

            • RRP: $19.50
            • $17.88
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            • Internationally sourced

            A magical collection of short stories from double Carnegie Medal winner Margaret Mahy. A wizard's house with coloured windows that look into worlds of treetops and deserts, cloud-castles and diamonds. Two riddles that, once solved, will stop Shock Forest from burning. A flute-pla...ying bear and a boy who just wants to spread his wings and fly... These fantastical short stories will take readers on a journey; sometimes haunting, sometimes surreal but always enchanting. This collection of brilliant stories from double Carnegie Medal winner Margaret Mahy has wonderful illustrations by TBC and is perfect for children who are developing as readers. The Bloomsbury Readers series is packed with brilliant books to get children reading independently in Key Stage 2, with book-banded stories by award-winning authors like double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean and Waterstones Prize winner Patrice Lawrence, covering a wide range of genres and topics. With charming illustrations and online guided reading notes written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this series is ideal for reading both in the classroom and at home. For more information visit www.bloomsburyguidedreading.com. Book Band: Dark Blue Ideal for ages 8+
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            ISBN 9781472967770
            Released NZ 16 Jun 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Bloomsbury Readers
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            Sky Ship and other stories: A Bloomsbury Reader
             

            Sky Ship and other stories: A Bloomsbury Reader (Paperback)

            By McCaughrean, Geraldine

            • RRP: $17.88
            • $17.88
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            'McCaughrean is one of the greatest living children's authors.' (The Bookseller) Brilliant historical fiction from double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean. From ships that sail in a sea in the sky and children who witness the deadly effects of a scientific experiment, ...to a magic carpet that brings about a day of judgement and a year where eleven days are lost and never to be found, this short-story collection will have you on the edge of your seat! This collection of gripping historical short stories from award-winning author Geraldine McCaughrean has beautiful black-and-white illustrations by Ian McCaughrean and is perfect for children who are developing as readers. The Bloomsbury Guided Reading series is packed with brilliant books to get children reading independently in Key Stage 2, with book-banded stories by award-winning authors like double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean and Waterstones Prize winner Patrice Lawrence covering a wide range of genres and topics. With charming illustrations and online guided reading notes written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this series is ideal for reading both in the classroom and at home. Book Band: Dark Red Ideal for ages 10+
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            ISBN 9781472967817
            Released NZ 28 Apr 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Bloomsbury Readers
            Availability
            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            Stories of Rotten Rascals: Contains 30 classic tales

            Stories of Rotten Rascals: Contains 30 classic tales (Paperback)

            By Blyton, Enid

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.79
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            A collection of 30 stories about some VERY cheeky children from the world's best-loved storyteller!

            ISBN 9781444954272
            Released NZ 9 Jun 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 5-7 years
            Series Bumper Short Story Collections
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Detective Dan: A Bloomsbury Reader
             

            Detective Dan: A Bloomsbury Reader (Paperback)

            By French, Vivian; Illustrated by Duncan, Daniel

            • RRP: $17.88
            • $17.88
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            A quirky school comedy from Vivian French. Perfect for fans of Wigglesbottom Primary and Kes Grey's Daisy books. When Dan gets into trouble at school for being untidy, he teams up with his best friend Billy to find out who's throwing his lunchbox on the floor. With chalk fingerpr...ints and missing sardine sandwiches as clues, Detective Dan is on the case! This humorous mystery from award-winning author Vivian French has appealing black-and-white illustrations by Daniel Duncan and is perfect for children who are developing as readers. The Bloomsbury Guided Reading series is packed with brilliant books to get children reading independently in Key Stage 2, with book-banded stories by award-winning authors like double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean and Waterstones Prize winner Patrice Lawrence covering a wide range of genres and topics. With charming illustrations and online guided reading notes written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this series is ideal for reading both in the classroom and at home. For more information visit www.bloomsburyguidedreading.com. Book Band: Brown Ideal for ages 7+ Quizzed for Accelerated Reader
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            ISBN 9781472967305
            Released NZ 28 Apr 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Bloomsbury Readers
            Availability
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