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            New Zealand Nature Heroes
             

            New Zealand Nature Heroes (Paperback)

            By Candler, Gillian

            • RRP: $29.99
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            "New Zealand Nature Heroes is designed to inspire and empower New Zealand kids to be naturalists and conservationists. The book features stories of 15 different nature heroes, people, who, in the past, or currently, are working to protect and understand New Zealand's natural worl...d."--Publisher's website.
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            ISBN 9781988550015
            Published NZ 6 Dec 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Three Kiwi Tales
             

            Three Kiwi Tales (Paperback)

            By Hunt, Janet

            • RRP: $24.99
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            Wildbase Hospital in Palmerston North is a very special hospital for very special animals, and in this follow-up to the hugely successful How to Mend a Kea, author Janet Hunt focuses on the tales of three kiwis who have been treated there.

            ISBN 9780995100145
            Published NZ 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher Massey University Press
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Wildlife of Aotearoa
             

            Wildlife of Aotearoa (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $40.00
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            "Long before waka touched Aotearoa's shores, the land of the long white cloud was home to an array of creatures uniquely adapted to its environments and protected by its isolation. Encounter New Zealand's incredible wildlife in this spectacular visual exploration. Journey through... ocean, sky and land to meet a marvellous range of organisms. Discover fascinating facts, and learn how we influence the survival of our living treasures"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143772514
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-12 years
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            Dozer the Fire Cat
             

            Dozer the Fire Cat (Paperback)

            By Prokop, Robyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

            • RRP: $18.99
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            "In February 2019, a tiny spark in a Pigeon Valley paddock became the largest fire in New Zealand since 1955. Up to 150 volunteer firefighters fought the blaze. Around 3,500 people were evacuated, including the whole town of Wakefield. Story is based on a real cat that survived t...he fires. While his family is busy packing up to evacuate, Dozer is oblivious, busy doing what Dozer does . . . stalking, pouncing, washing . . . and sleeping. But when he wakes up, his family has gone and the world is a frightening place!"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9781775436171
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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            Lost Wonders
              

            Lost Wonders (Paperback)

            By Ell, Sarah; Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe

            • RRP: $24.99
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            • Pub Date
              3 Mar 20

            The stories of these fascinating creatures - birds, insects, reptiles and plants - are told in an entertaining and accessible style, drawing on first-hand accounts and supported with useful illustrations. It draws on accounts of their demise, and of the social climate in New Zeal...and in which these extinctions occurred. Illustrated with line drawings by Phoebe Morris, and written in a relatable style, this is perfect for 8-12 year olds, telling true stories about the species and the people involved in their extinction and/or recovery. Featured species include those which are long gone - New Zealand's dinosaurs, penguins and pelicans, and the giant gecko; extinctions since the human habitation of New Zealand, including the moa, piopio, huia and laughing owl, and native fish the grayling; species which were lost and found - the takahe, taiko, Tecomanthe speciosa and the weevils of Canterbury; and those at risk of extinction and how it came to this - kakapo, kaki, Maui's dolphin, kauri and whitebait.
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            ISBN 9781988547442
            Published NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age Children
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            Which New Zealand Spider?
             

            Which New Zealand Spider? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Crowe, Andrew

            • RRP: $26.00
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            A book that makes it simple to identify a spider and learn about its lifestyle. All spiders commonly seen in New Zealand will be covered - native and introduced.

            ISBN 9780143006435
            Published NZ 5 Dec 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 7-11 years
            Series Which
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            Tohora PB: The southern right whale
             

            Tohora PB: The southern right whale (Paperback)

            By Barraud, Ned

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            A moving story of the near extinction and then revival of one of New Zealand's magnificent marine mammals, the southern right whale.

            ISBN 9780947503994
            Published NZ 4 Oct 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Where's the Dinosaur Poo? Search and Find
             

            Where's the Dinosaur Poo? Search and Find (Paperback)

            By Books, Orchard

            • RRP: $16.99
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            • Pub Date
              10 Mar 20

            Search for five dinosaur poos at a football match, on a pirate ship and in outer space!

            ISBN 9781408362334
            Released NZ 10 Mar 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Lots to Spot: Animals
             

            Lots to Spot: Animals (Paperback)

            By Myer, Ed; Scott, Matthew

            • Imp. $22.99
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            From tigers and zebras to Diplodocuses and Stegosauruses, there are so many things to find on this animal spotting adventure. Filled with colourful illustrations and a wonderful cast of animals to find, this exciting activity book is guaranteed to keep children aged 5 and up ente...rtained for hours on end.
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            ISBN 9781789501124
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
            Publisher Arcturus Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Animal Scramble
             

            Animal Scramble (Paperback)

            By Volpin, Lucy

            • RRP: $19.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Mar 20

            From spotting the snowman in the crowd of penguins, to finding the flamingo that's in a fluster, young children will love poring over the detail of Animal Scramble's busy animal scenes. Each page presents a crowd of creatures with lots of playful spotting opportunities. Thought-p...rovoking questions prompt readers to find objects, count to 10 and consider their own opinions. And with extra questions at the end, this is a spotting book to be revisited again and again.
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            ISBN 9781787414914
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
            Publisher Templar Publishing
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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