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            World's Coolest Jobs: Discover 40 awesome careers!

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

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

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $18.39
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            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
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            New Zealand Disasters: Our Response, Resilience and Recovery
             

            New Zealand Disasters: Our Response, Resilience and Recovery (Hardback)

            By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

            • RRP: $29.99
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            New Zealanders have endured phenomenal natural and human disasters throughout the ages. This inspiring book, by Maria Gill and Marco Ivancic, documents some of these key moments in our history and, more importantly, how we responded and grew stronger as a result.

            ISBN 9781775436218
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2021
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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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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            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
            824 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi
              

            Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Morris, Toby; By Calman, Ross; Derby, Mark; Translated by Walker, Piripi

            • RRP: $20.00
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            Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi is a reorua (bilingual) graphic novel that takes a fresh and innovative look at our founding treaty. The book reflects current scholarship and has been reviewed by some of Aotearoa's foremost Te Tiriti o Waitangi experts.

            ISBN 9780473470654
            Published NZ 13 Jun 2019
            Publisher Lift Education
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (English & Te Reo)
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            Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa
             

            Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa (Hardback)

            By Gossage, Peter

            • RRP: $40.00
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            A beautiful collection of artist Peter Gossage's beloved Maori myths, in one stunning volume. Peter Gossage's memorable retellings of Maori oral myths have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations. Their dramatic and distinctive illustrations with minimal yet evo...cative language form a powerful combination, and each has earned its place among the beloved classics of our literature. These are exciting, magical tales of adventure and intrigue. Several feature the remarkable culture hero Maui - the quick-witted and the trickster - whose exploits include slowing the sun in its course across the sky, fishing up the North Island/Te Ika a Maui, discovering the secret of fire and his attempt to trick the goddess of death and become immortal. Maui and Other Legends contains eight essential legends. In this volume you will find timeless favourites such as How Maui Found his Mother, Battle of the Mountains, Pania of the Reef and many more. The treasury includes: How Maui Found his Mother How Maui Found his Father and the Magic Jawbone The Fish of Maui How Maui Slowed the Sun How Maui Found the Secret of Fire How Maui Defied the Goddess of Death Battle of the Mountains Pania of the Reef
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            ISBN 9780143309291
            Published NZ 3 Oct 2016
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Where in the World?: Search the Planet from Top to Bottom

            Where in the World?: Search the Planet from Top to Bottom (Hardback)

            By Bossio, Paula

            • RRP: $22.99
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            Search the planet from top to bottom in this giant search challenge. Search the planet from top to bottom in this giant search challenge! Starting with space, moving down to the mountains and and cities before finally ending up under the sea, this is a search book packed with ...things to spot and fun facts to discover. Focusing on the most exciting aspects of each scene - the biggest, fastest and speediest things around, children will love finding things and learning as they go. Includes bonus items to look out for. Illustrated with cute, quirky illustations by Paula Bassio.
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            ISBN 9781780557533
            Released NZ 16 Feb 2021
            Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
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            Owl
              

            Owl (Paperback, New title)

            By Orwin, Joanna

            • RRP: $19.99
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            This novel retells the Waitaha legend of the Pouakai (a brutal, giant eagle creature). A malevolent force from the past is released, threatening all that is known to Owl. Both he and Tama must defeat the brutal creature - to save themselves, Owl's family and the local farmers.

            ISBN 9781877135583
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2001
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Te Rangatahi Elementary: Book 1: Red
              

            Te Rangatahi Elementary: Book 1: Red (Paperback, reprint 2014)

            By Waititi, Hoani R.

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            A resourceful Maori language course for students

            ISBN 9781869561017
            Published NZ 31 Dec 1993
            Publisher Legislation Direct
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Language (Maori)
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Special Forces Cadets 6: Assassin
             

            Special Forces Cadets 6: Assassin (Paperback)

            By Ryan, Chris

            • RRP: $16.99
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            • Pub Date
              18 May 21

            Darius, son of an escaped Iranian scientist, is a pupil at an exclusive Swiss school, but his father's former bosses want him back and have no regard for the boy's LIFE or his FREEDOM. Pursued by their enemies, can the cadets triumph and SURVIVE the deadly natural HAZARDS of the ...alpine winter?
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            ISBN 9781471407901
            Released NZ 18 May 2021
            Publisher Hot Key Books
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Special Forces Cadets
            Availability
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            Dyslexia. Wrestling With An Octopus: 10 Tips to Help Your Child
               

            Dyslexia. Wrestling With An Octopus: 10 Tips to Help Your Child (Paperback)

            By Beamish, Beth

            • RRP: $43.99
            • $43.99
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            Does your child have dyslexia? Backed by research and over a decade of personal experience, I've developed a holistic approach to help your child succeed. In my forties, while helping my dyslexic son, I discovered I wasn't a lousy speller - I also had dyslexia. I'm a picture t...hinker. I imagine dyslexia as a huge octopus exhibiting eight areas of difficulty: reading, listening, spelling, writing, memory, motor control, spatial issues, and the frequently overlooked social challenges. I will show you how to keep your child safe, improve their health and help them develop their unique talents. * Uncover the links between dyslexia and common health conditions * Access tools to teach your child: reading, spelling and mastering their multiplication tables * Understand other learning challenges commonly found alongside dyslexia * Discover ways to prevent bullying and abuse * Learn how to build on your child's strengths and competencies I'll share the secrets on how to thrive, uncovered by a groundbreaking twenty-year study on living with learning difficulties. And I'll include case stories of famous people who overcame their dyslexia.Join my octopus wrestling team as we tackle dyslexia together.
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            ISBN 9780473521912
            Published NZ 27 Nov 2020
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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