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            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes
             

            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $40.00
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            Gavin Bishop's stunning, once-in-a-generation compendium introduces readers to the pantheon of Maori gods, demigods and heroes, and explores Aotearoa's most exciting legends from the Creation to the Migration. Meet the gods, demigods and heroes of the Maori people of Aotearoa in ...this breathtaking, large-scale illustrated book for children. Before the beginning there was nothing. No sound, no air, no colour - nothing. TE KORE, NOTHING. No one knows how long this nothing lasted because there was no time. However, in this great nothing there was a sense of waiting. Something was about to happen. Meet the gods, demigods and heroes of the Maori world, and explore Aotearoa's exciting legends from the Creation to the Migration. Fascinating, beautiful and informative, this once-in-a-generation compendium deserves a place on every bookshelf.
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            ISBN 9780143775690
            Published NZ 31 Aug 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-12 years
            Availability
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            Moose the Pilot
             

            Moose the Pilot (Paperback)

            By Andrews, Kimberly

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Moose, the dashing bush pilot from Puffin the Architect, is to the rescue! With a full plane and bad weather, too, but three youngsters need his help, and this is the job he loves... I'm Moose! And I fly a plane with wheels, floats and skis. I move parcels, food and folk high abo...ve the trees. Pilot Moose lives up high in a treehouse and has a very important job delivering goods in his bush plane through sun, snow and rain, landing in all kinds of terrain. But on this day, his adventures are even more exciting than usual - three fluffy youngsters need his help! This is the third visually stunning story set in the delightful world of Puffin the Architect and her friends. The adventures of daring Pilot Moose will captivate readers young and old - especially fans of flying machines!
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            ISBN 9780143775379
            Published NZ 8 Jun 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
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            The Midnight Adventures of Ruru and Kiwi
             

            The Midnight Adventures of Ruru and Kiwi (Paperback)

            By Scott, Clare; Illustrated by Haarhoff, Amy

            • RRP: $19.99
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            The delightful rhyming story of Ruru and Kiwi, who host a midnight forest party for their friends, with award-winning illustrations. The Ruru and Kiwi went into the bush, wrapped snug in night's velvety black. They took some runny manuka honey tied up in a flax-woven sack. Drawin...g on a cast of nocturnal New Zealand creatures, with award-winning illustrations by Amy Haarhoff, Clare Scott's story imagines Edward Lear's famous nonsense poem taking place in a moonlit forest in Aotearoa.
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            ISBN 9780143773146
            Published NZ 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
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            Enough: A story about community
              

            Enough: A story about community (Paperback)

            By Johnson, Sarah; Illustrated by Hinde, Deborah

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Nearly enough, sort of enough, almost enough... In Hana's street there is not enough. Until Hana decides to do something about it. Enough is a story about community, kindness and the power of helping hands.

            ISBN 9780473557089
            Published NZ 1 Jul 2021
            Publisher PictureBook Publishing
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
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            Oh, The Places You'll Go!
             

            Oh, The Places You'll Go! (Paperback, Yellow Back Book edition)

            By Seuss, Dr.

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            In this classic Seussian tale, the good doctor primes his readers against all the little mishaps and misadventures that can befall even the best of us - from bang-ups and hang-ups to lurches and slumps - encouraging us to take life in our stride!

            ISBN 9780008201487
            Released NZ 22 Aug 2016
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Boy Who Made Things Up
             

            The Boy Who Made Things Up (Hardback)

            By Mahy, Margaret; Illustrated by Emo, Lily

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            'Shall we just walk along, Dad, or shall we make some of it up?' Join Michael and his over-worked dad as they journey home one fun-filled afternoon. Overflowing with imagination, this wondrous and beautiful book is from the celebrated children's writer Margaret Mahy and award-win...ning illustrator Lily Emo.
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            ISBN 9781869714611
            Published NZ 10 Aug 2021
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Availability
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            The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth
              

            The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth (Paperback)

            By Tahau-Hodges, Pania

            • RRP: $22.00
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            • Pub Date
              1 Oct 21

            It's national kapa haka competition time again, and this Maori performing arts festival is a big event! It needs planning, tactics and dedication - and that's just for the people watching! Nan's a hardcore kapa haka follower, and she shows her mokopuna all the tricks to get the b...est seats, find the choicest paua and whitebait fritters, hunt out the coolest poi, pounamu and glittery moko, and meet the star performers. And all along, Nan's keeping a big secret that's only revealed when the star performer does Nan's amazing signature poi move - and her group wins the competition.
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            ISBN 9781775506164
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            There's a Moa in the Moonlight: He Moa kei ro Atarau
              

            There's a Moa in the Moonlight: He Moa kei ro Atarau (Hardback, Bilingual)

            By McMillan, Dawn; Illustrated by Slade Robinson, Nikki; Translated by Roberts, Ngaere

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            • Pub Date
              1 Nov 21

            * Irresistible rhymes and flamboyant drawings will captivate * Bilingual English and Maori, in classy hardback * Third in Dawn's series of picture books with NZ animals

            ISBN 9780947506964
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2021
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
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            Hound the Detective
             

            Hound the Detective (Paperback)

            By Andrews, Kimberly

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            Search for clues hidden in the pictures and help Hound to solve the riddle in this delightful return to the world of Puffin the Architect. I'm Hound! And I'm a sleuth. I solve all types of cases. I sniff and snuff until my nose detects the clues and traces. Missing jewels, stolen... cars - I always solve the crime. My latest case arrived by post. Ha ha - detecting time! This gorgeous, multi-layered and engaging whodunnit by an award-winning writer has a delightful surprise at the end. Readers will love studying each action-packed illustration, poring over the details of Hound's secret passages and map, spotting the adorable animals lurking in the pictures, and finding the caterpillar hidden on every page.
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            ISBN 9780143774655
            Published NZ 4 Aug 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
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            Te Hipo Huna
             

            Te Hipo Huna (Paperback)

            By MacIver, Juliette; Illustrated by Davis, Sarah; Translated by Kelly, Karena

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            A te reo Maori edition of this deft and delightful tale, packed with word play and madcap energy. A class trip to the zoo descends into a chaotic hunt for the missing hippopotamus. The noise and drama reach a pitch, and no one thinks to listen to quiet Liam, who really might know... where the hippo is hiding.
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            ISBN 9781776573103
            Published NZ 4 Aug 2021
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (Te Reo Maori)
            Availability
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