Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -

            NZ Book Award Finalists 2018

            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 28 jump to: go ‹ previous123next ›
            Dawn Raid
             

            Dawn Raid (Paperback)

            By Smith, Pauline

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.59
            • Save $4.40
            • In Stock At Publisher

            What is an overstayer? Through Sofia's heartfelt diary entries, we witness the terror of being dawn-raided and gain an insight into the courageous and tireless work of the Polynesian Panthers in the 1970s as they encourage immigrant families across New Zealand to stand up for the...ir rights.
            Read more

            ISBN 9781775434757
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2018
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story
             

            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $30.00
            • Save $10.00
            • In Stock At Publisher

            "Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud. Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. Explore the defining moments of our history, ca...ptured by celebrated children's book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. Discover Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts"--Publisher information.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780143770350
            Published NZ 2 Oct 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Tu Meke Tui!: There's More to Being a Bird Than Flying
             

            Tu Meke Tui!: There's More to Being a Bird Than Flying (Paperback)

            By Clarke, Malcolm; Illustrated by Flox

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
            • Save $4.00
            • In Stock At Publisher

            Tu Meke Tui! is a story of friendship, courage and discovering that sometimes it's our differences which make us truly special.

            ISBN 9780473402891
            Published NZ 7 Sep 2017
            Publisher Little Love
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            70 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            How to Bee

            How to Bee (Paperback)

            By MacDibble, Bren

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $14.24
            • Save $4.75
            • In Stock At Publisher

            A story about family, loyalty, kindness and bravery, set against an all-too-possible future where climate change has forever changed the way we live.

            ISBN 9781760294335
            Published NZ 26 Apr 2017
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            The New Zealand Wars
              

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $25.19
            • Save $2.80
            • In Stock At Publisher

            The story of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, a part of New Zealand's history that many people wish they knew more about. The book describes how the wars came about, where and when they were fought, who was involved, and how they affected women and children.

            ISBN 9781869664787
            Published NZ 5 Mar 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            100 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            I Am Jellyfish
             

            I Am Jellyfish (Paperback)

            By Paul, Ruth

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $14.99
            • Save $5.00
            • In Stock At Publisher

            Chased to the depths of the bottomless blue,What does a tiny Jellyfish do? Jellyfish is quietly crooning in the shallows, when knife-nosed Swordfish swooshes, races and chases her, down, down, down, deep into the dark blue sea. At that moment, stealthy Squid stretches a tentacle,... tussling and tossing Swordfish in the darkness. Who will help Swordfish? He makes a last wish...Then ...ON goes a light - it's Jellyfish!
            Read more

            ISBN 9780143771159
            Published NZ 29 Jan 2018
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            836 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Abel Tasman: Mapping the Southern Lands
             

            Abel Tasman: Mapping the Southern Lands (Hardback)

            By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $21.83
            • Save $6.16
            • In Stock At Publisher

            MORE THAN 300 YEARS AGO, a young Dutch sailor named ABEL TASMAN stood on the prow of a ship that he and his crew had sailed across wild, uncharted waters. In the distance, the rugged outline of steep hills rose from the ocean waves. COULD THIS BE TERRA AUSTRALIS - THE GREAT SOUTH...ERN LAND? JOIN THE JOURNEY and DISCOVER THE LEGACY left behind.
            Read more

            ISBN 9781775435099
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2017
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Tu Meke Tui!: There's More to Being a Bird Than Flying
             

            Tu Meke Tui!: There's More to Being a Bird Than Flying (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

            By Clarke, Malcolm; Illustrated by Flox

            • RRP: $30.00
            • $24.00
            • Save $6.00
            • Temporarily out of stock

            Tu Meke Tui is a lusciously illustrated, tenderly told story of friendship, courage and celebrating difference.

            ISBN 9780473405779
            Published NZ 27 Sep 2018
            Publisher Little Love
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Availability
            Title is temporarily out of stock
            View details for this title
            The Traitor and the Thief
             

            The Traitor and the Thief (Paperback)

            By Ward, Gareth

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
            • Save $4.00
            • In Stock At Publisher

            "Discovered picking pockets at Coxford's Corn Market, fourteen year old Sin is hunted across the city. Caught by the enigmatic Eldritch Moons, Sin is offered a way out of his life of crime: join the Covert Operations Group (COG) and train to become a spy. At Lenheim Palace, Sin l...earns spy craft while trying not to break the school's Cast-Iron Rules. Befriended by eccentric Zonda Chubb, together they endeavour to unmask a traitor causing havoc within the palace. After an assassination attempt on the founder of COG, Sin realises that someone closest to him could be the traitor. With no other option, Sin is forced into an uneasy alliance with the school bully, Velvet Von Darque. But can he trust her? And will COG try to bury him with the secrets he discovers?"--Back cover. Secrets, spies and steampunk gadgets abound in this adventure story!
            Read more

            ISBN 9781925381504
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2017
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            906 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
            View details for this title
            How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot
             

            How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot (Paperback)

            By Main, Suzanne; Illustrated by Williamson, Fraser

            • RRP: $16.99
            • $13.25
            • Save $3.74
            • In Stock At Publisher

            A high-tech adventure by the award-winning author of How I Alienated My Grandma. Can Michael and his motley bunch of mates solve a kidnap mystery and destruct a planet-threatening plan before it's too late?

            ISBN 9781775434801
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2017
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            753 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Total 28 jump to: go ‹ previous123next ›