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            Visit of the Spanish Lady
               

            Visit of the Spanish Lady (Paperback)

            By Whelan, Arthur; Brucculeri, Sal

            • RRP: $45.99
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            'Death had come to town' As soldiers return from WWI, a glamorous yet ghostly stranger arrives by train to a small American town. But this mysterious woman has a terrible secret - and she's here to claim a special victim. As the tale takes a sinister turn her true nature wi...ll be revealed, the fatal and psychopathic queen of the underworld, 'saving' souls from the horrors of this one. Arthur Whelan (Auckland, NZ) and Sal Brucculeri (New York) present an original 176-page graphic novel exploring the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic under the guise of the glamorous Spanish Lady.
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            ISBN 9780473549145
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2020
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Showing available from publisher, allow 2-4 weeks for delivery
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            Rebel Animals At-Risk: Stories of Survival

            Rebel Animals At-Risk: Stories of Survival (Paperback)

            By Hamilton, Kimberlie

            • RRP: $21.99
            • $17.59
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            Rare tales of real-life Rebel Animals! Discover secrets, stories and facts about the world's most at-risk animals!

            ISBN 9780702300110
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Stamped (For Kids): Racism, Antiracism, and You
             

            Stamped (For Kids): Racism, Antiracism, and You (Hardback)

            By Reynolds, Jason; Kendi, Ibram; Illustrated by Baker, Rachelle

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $19.49
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            • Pub Date
              12 Oct 21

            A crucial, much-needed chapter book edition of the #1 New York Timesbestseller Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You

            ISBN 9780316167581
            Released NZ 12 Oct 2021
            Publisher Little, Brown
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            A Gladiator Stole My Lunchbox

            A Gladiator Stole My Lunchbox (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Illustrated by de Moraes, Thiago

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
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            Henry is back in the present day - but he isn't happy about it. His little sister is driving him mad and no one believes that he travelled through time. But all that is about to change when Henry finds himself travelling back to ancient Rome - where he soon realises that sibling ...rivalry can take a darker turn...
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            ISBN 9781407194936
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            372 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            British Museum: A History of the World in 25 Cities
             

            British Museum: A History of the World in 25 Cities (Hardback)

            By Turner, Tracey; Illustrated by VanderPloeg, Libby; By Donkin, Andrew

            • RRP: $36.99
            • $27.74
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            • Pub Date
              16 Nov 21

            A stunningly illustrated book of extraordinary city maps, telling the story of human civilisation throughout history. From the walled city of ancient Jericho to the modern-day metropolis of Tokyo, discover what cities can tell us about our past while also inspiring us to build a ...better future.
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            ISBN 9781788006712
            Released NZ 16 Nov 2021
            Publisher Nosy Crow
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            World War II

            World War II (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $24.00
            • $18.00
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            In collaboration with the Imperial War Museum, go back in time and experience history with this picture-led guide to the Second World War. This book tells the story of the second devastating conflict of the 20th century that tore the world apart by - divided by international alli...ances and growing tensions between nations. Meet the key players who influenced the outcome of this global struggle. Explore major events such as the attack on Pearl Harbour, the Battle of Britain, the D-Day invasion, and the atomic bombs in Japan, and discover how clever code-breakers developed new technology to decipher hidden messages and gain military advantage over their enemies. DK Eyewitness World War II expertly illustrates the lessons of the Second World War and how they impact our world today. This museum in a book uses striking full-colour photographs and illustrations of warfare, weaponry, vehicles, maps, and secret documents along with amazing facts, infographics, statistics, and timelines to reveal this conflict as never before. Part of the best-selling DK Eyewitness, which is now getting an exciting makeover, this popular title has been reinvigorated for the next generation of information-seekers and stay-at-home explorers, with a fresh new look, new photographs, updated information, and a new eyewitness feature - fascinating first-hand accounts from experts in the field.
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            ISBN 9780241383971
            Released NZ 5 Aug 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series DK Eyewitness
            Availability
            380 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Free Lunch
             

            Free Lunch (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ogle, Rex

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $16.96
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            • Internationally sourced

            Winner of the 2020 YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award.

            ISBN 9781324016946
            Released NZ 17 Sep 2021
            Publisher WW Norton & Co
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            How Was That Built?: The Stories Behind Awesome Structures

            How Was That Built?: The Stories Behind Awesome Structures (Hardback)

            By Agrawal, Roma; Illustrated by Hickey, Katie

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $25.73
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            Join Roma Agrawal, the award-winning young structural engineer who worked on The Shard, for an exciting behind-the-scenes look at some of the world's most amazing landmarks. Meet the extraordinary people who challenged our beliefs about what's possible, pioneering remarkable inve...ntions that helped build the Brooklyn Bridge in the US, the Pantheon in Italy, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Shard in England and the Sapporo Dome in Japan. Discover the ingenious methods engineers have come up with to enable us to build underground, underwater, on ice and even in space. And learn about the impact different forces and materials can have on a structure by carrying out your own engineering experiments from the 'Try it at Home' sections. Beautiful and detailed illustrations by Katie Hickey, including cross-sections, skylines and close-ups of engineering techniques in action, provide unique and illuminating perspectives of our most awe-inspiring constructions. Get ready to see the built world around you like never before!
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            ISBN 9781526603654
            Released NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            999 Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            A Child's Introduction to Egyptology: The Mummies, Pyramids, Pharaohs, Gods, and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt

            A Child's Introduction to Egyptology: The Mummies, Pyramids, Pharaohs, Gods, and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt (Hardback)

            By Alexander, Heather; Illustrated by Mulvanny, Sara

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $26.24
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            A charmingly illustrated exploration of the wonders of Ancient Egypt -- from pyramids and mummies to pharaohs and gods--for curious kids ages 8 to 11 to enjoy --

            ISBN 9780762471577
            Released NZ 25 May 2021
            Publisher Running Press
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series Child's Introduction
            Availability
            57 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            We Will Remember Them: The Story of Remembrance

            We Will Remember Them: The Story of Remembrance (Hardback)

            By Williams, S.; Illustrated by Averill, Oliver

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $27.99
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            Every year, crowds of people come together to remember young men and women who fought and died in wars. This beautifully illustrated non-fiction book explains to children why it's so important to remember those we have lost in wars.

            ISBN 9781445172774
            Released NZ 27 Jul 2021
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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