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            If the World Were a Village

            If the World Were a Village (Paperback)

            By Smith, David J.; Illustrated by Armstrong, Shelagh

            • RRP: $16.99
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            Aiming to provoke thought and elicit questions, this book explains facts about the world's population simply. Instead of unimaginable billions, it presents the whole world as a village of just 100 people. We find out that 22 speak a Chinese dialect and that 17 can't read or write....
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            ISBN 9781472958853
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2018
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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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

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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 Children
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            Ancient Warriors
             

            Ancient Warriors (Hardback)

            By Volant, Iris; Illustrated by Lillington, Joe

            • RRP: $41.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Ever wondered what the first weapons were made from, or how the ancient Mongol warriors defeated the armies of China? Famous battles, brave fighters, and ingenious weapons all come alive in this exciting illustrated book, tracing the history of warriors from the Stone Age all the... way up to the Crusades.
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            ISBN 9781909263611
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2018
            Publisher Flying Eye Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Understanding Anxiety
             

            Understanding Anxiety (Hardback)

            By Duhig, Holly

            • RRP: $41.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            These informative and factual titles take a look at some common health conditions affecting children. From causes and symptoms to treatments and long-term management strategies we examine in depth a range of health issues and the effects they have on children's lives. These title...s are designed to assist in explaining and understanding a diagnosis. By providing clear facts statistics and advice these titles thoroughly explore various medical conditions and mental health diagnoses.
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            ISBN 9781786373403
            Released NZ 17 May 2018
            Publisher BookLife Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Health Matters
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            Understanding Cancer

            Understanding Cancer (Hardback)

            By Duhig, Holly

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            These informative and factual titles take a look at some common health conditions affecting children. From causes and symptoms to treatments and long-term management strategies we examine in depth a range of health issues and the effects they have on children's lives. These title...s are designed to assist in explaining and understanding a diagnosis. By providing clear facts statistics and advice these titles thoroughly explore various medical conditions and mental health diagnoses.
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            ISBN 9781786373397
            Released NZ 17 May 2018
            Publisher BookLife Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Health Matters
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            Running the Country: a look inside New Zealand's goverment
             

            Running the Country: a look inside New Zealand's goverment (Paperback)

            By Gill, Maria

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            From the Bill of rights to the way we vote, from parliamentary headquarters to local council - and everything in between - Maria Gill explains our system of government. You will discover facts about laws, our currency, voting at the elections and the role of the media.

            ISBN 9781869664923
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children
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            Understanding Asthma

            Understanding Asthma (Paperback)

            By Duhig, Holly

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            These informative and factual titles take a look at some common health conditions affecting children. From causes and symptoms to treatments and long-term management strategies we examine in depth a range of health issues and the effects they have on children's lives. These title...s are designed to assist in explaining and understanding a diagnosis. By providing clear facts statistics and advice these titles thoroughly explore various medical conditions and mental health diagnoses.
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            ISBN 9781786373373
            Released NZ 17 May 2018
            Publisher BookLife Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Health Matters
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            Economics for Beginners
             

            Economics for Beginners (Hardback)

            By Prentice, Andrew; Bryan, Lara; Illustrated by Mariani, Federico

            • RRP: $22.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Jun 20

            Economics is all about how and why we make choices. This exciting book breaks down a fascinating subject that governs so much of our lives. Why are markets so important? How do we actually make decisions? Will robots take our jobs? Accessible and informative, this comprehensive i...ntroduction will help readers understand how the world really works.
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            ISBN 9781474950688
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
            Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series For Beginners
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            Flights of Fancy: Stories, pictures and inspiration from ten Children's Laureates

            Flights of Fancy: Stories, pictures and inspiration from ten Children's Laureates (Hardback)

            By Various

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            Walker Books celebrates 20 years of the Waterstones Children's Laureateship, in partnership with Booktrust.The exceptional talents behind some of the nation's best-loved books - from The Gruffalo to The BFG, We're Going on a Bear Hunt to the Charlie and Lola series - the Children...'s Laureates are the perfect ambassadors for children's literature. This beautiful gift anthology marks twenty wonderful years of the Laureateship, with stories, poems and pictures by all ten former honourees. Among others, Quentin Blake tells the stories behind his pictures of weird and wonderful beasts, Michael Morpurgo draws on childhood memories for a moving wartime tale and Michael Rosen plays with language and shapes in his witty, read-aloud poems. Each contribution is designed to inspire children to create their own work, and is accompanied by a note from the authors - rare insights from the finest talent in the world of children's books. Above all else, Flights of Fancy celebrates the Laureateship's most important achievement: encouraging children to let their imaginations soar. 50p from every copy sold goes to Booktrust.
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            ISBN 9781406387858
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2019
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age Children
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            Work It, Girl: Michelle Obama: Become a leader like

            Work It, Girl: Michelle Obama: Become a leader like (Hardback)

            By Moss, Caroline; Illustrated by Erkas, Sinem

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            Discover how Michelle became an inspirational leader, FLOTUS, lawyer and role model in this true story of her life.

            ISBN 9780711245174
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Work It, Girl
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