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            World's Coolest Jobs: Discover 40 awesome careers!
             

            World's Coolest Jobs: Discover 40 awesome careers! (Paperback)

            By Kids, Lonely Planet; Brett, Anna; Illustrated by Egg Blue Ltd, Duck

            • RRP: $29.50
            • $21.85
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            • Internationally sourced

            From dinosaur palaeontologist and snake-venom collector to water slide tester, Tower of London Ravenmaster, octopus keeper and panda nanny, discover the most fun, surprising and enjoyable jobs found on planet Earth - and see just how different and amazing the world of work can be....
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            ISBN 9781788689243
            Released NZ 10 Apr 2020
            Publisher Lonely Planet Global Limited
            Interest Age 6-12 years
            Series Lonely Planet Kids
            Availability
            999 Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference
             

            Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference (Hardback)

            By Tusitala Marsh, Selina

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $21.24
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            • In Stock At Publisher

            A moving graphic memoir of growing up Pasifika in New Zealand, written and illustrated by our fast-talking PI Poet Laureate, Selina Tusitala Marsh.

            ISBN 9781869408985
            Published NZ 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Niue Heroes
             

            Niue Heroes (Paperback)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $38.99
            • $38.99
            • Available At Publisher

            Niue Heroes tells the inspirational stories of achievers who have Niuean ancestry. It includes legends like Laufoli, Mataginifale and Maui; historical figures such as Sir Robert Rex and Peniamina; and contemporary heroes like Che Fu and Dr Colin Tukuitoga. The book is written to ...inspire young Niueans, to encourage reading and promote literacy.
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            ISBN 9780995140202
            Published NZ 19 Oct 2020
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Pasifika Heroes
            Availability
            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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            Tree Beings

            Tree Beings (Hardback)

            By Huber, Raymond; Severgnini, Sandra; Foreword by Goodall, Dr. Jane

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $27.99
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            Get to know trees. They're remarkable beings that enrich the whole planet and they're our best allies in the fight against climate change.

            ISBN 9781925820539
            Published NZ 7 Oct 2020
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            What is Race? Who are Racists? Why Does Skin Colour Matter? And Other Big Questions

            What is Race? Who are Racists? Why Does Skin Colour Matter? And Other Big Questions (Paperback)

            By Shukla, Nikesh; Heuchan, Claire

            • RRP: $23.99
            • $18.95
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            An important and timely book on race and racism, encouraging children to think for themselves about the issues involved

            ISBN 9781526303998
            Released NZ 13 Oct 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series And Other Big Questions
            Availability
            99 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Our World in Pictures: Countries, Cultures, People & Places

            Our World in Pictures: Countries, Cultures, People & Places (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $37.00
            • $27.75
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            Discover the countries of the world - explore their geography, wildlife, traditions, and arts, in this picture-packed children's book. Every country profile is full of photos, and each nation has a full-colour map detailing its main cities, landscape features, and borders, and ex...actly where in the world they are. At-a-glance panels provide a quick reference to all the stats, and the easy to read text is full of fascinating, fun facts. Countries, Cultures, People & Places shows the many unique things that make one country different from another, but might also reveal surprising similarities. Did you know that Cuba's national sport is baseball, one of the most popular sports in the US? And that kids in both Japan and Chile have earthquake drills on their school schedule? Find out about anything from the spookily vibrant Day of the Dead parade in Mexico and the beautiful springtime cherry blossom displays of Japan, to blueberry-picking in Sweden and India's space programme. So pack your bags, decide your destination and begin your journey!
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            ISBN 9780241343371
            Released NZ 3 Nov 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Title is temporarily out of stock
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            The Girls in the Kapa Haka
             

            The Girls in the Kapa Haka (Paperback)

            By Belcher, Angie; Illustrated by Tipuna, Debbie

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $14.24
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            Story celebrating the Maori performing art of kapa haka.

            ISBN 9780143773870
            Published NZ 4 Jun 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Dr Tokilupe Taumoepeau: Tongan Trailblazer
             

            Dr Tokilupe Taumoepeau: Tongan Trailblazer (Hardback)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $38.99
            • $38.99
            • Delayed Release

            Dr Tokilupe Taumoepeau made history when she became New Zealand's first female vascular surgeon. This trailblazing Tongan is helping bust open doors in health and medicine for young people with Pacific heritage ... including her own family! Find out more in Dr Tokilupe Taumoepeau...: Tongan Trailblazer.
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            ISBN 9780995140226
            Published NZ 20 Nov 2020
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Wahine Toa
            Availability
            Pre-order title, release date has been delayed
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            Windows

            Windows (Hardback)

            By Guest, Patrick; Illustrated by Bentley, Jonathan

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $22.39
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            • In Stock At Publisher

            Windows is an uplifting story of how humanity has pulled together during the Coronavirus pandemic. Written from Patrick's own experience of having to leave the family home due to his son's Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Windows shows how five kids from different parts of the world ...connect and draw strength from their communities from behind the safety of their own windows. Heartwarming, hopeful and surprisingly funny, Windows will resonate with families all over the world and become a valuable time capsule of what life was like in 2020.
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            ISBN 9781760507855
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2020
            Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Culture of Clothes
             

            The Culture of Clothes (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Prabhat, Chaaya; By Alessio, Giovanna

            • RRP: $39.99
            • $29.99
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            • Pub Date
              4 May 21

            A stunning exhibition of national dress from around the world, curated and beautifully illustrated by Chilean illustrator, Maya Hanisch. Explore how traditional dress is an important part of a region's identity and the meaning behind the intricate details and symbols they feature.... This book will take readers on a colourful journey around the world, visiting 30 different countries.
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            ISBN 9781787411609
            Released NZ 4 May 2021
            Publisher Templar Publishing
            Interest Age 7-11 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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