Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -

            Picture Storybooks

            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 23.7K jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
            The Astromancer: The Rising of Matariki
              

            The Astromancer: The Rising of Matariki (Hardback)

            By Ihimaera, Witi

            • RRP: $25.00
            • $19.50
            • Save $5.50
            • In Stock At Supplier

            The Astromancer is looking for four new apprentices to learn about Matariki and the Maramataka calendar. She chooses three boys and an orphan girl, Aria, who will come only if she can bring her smelly dog. Aria, though, is bored by the lessons, and she doesn't want to be told wha...t to do. But these are dangerous times, and Ruatapu the Ravenous is about to threaten the safety of the whole tribe. Will Aria step up to save them? Also available in te reo Maori as Te Kokorangi.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780143776154
            Published NZ 17 May 2022
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-12 years
            Availability
            574 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Matariki Around the World: a Cluster of Stars, a Cluster of Stories
              

            Matariki Around the World: a Cluster of Stars, a Cluster of Stories (Hardback)

            By Kamo, Miriama; Matamua, Rangi; Illustrated by Te Aho-White, Isobel Joy

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $27.99
            • Save $7.00
            • Temporarily out of stock

            This beautifully illustrated book features 18 stories: 9 of which highlight the Maori Matariki stars, while the others reference the stories about this constellation from different cultures.

            ISBN 9781775437420
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2022
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            Title is temporarily out of stock
            View details for this title
            Nanny Mihi's Medicine / Nga Rongoa a Nanny Mihi
              

            Nanny Mihi's Medicine / Nga Rongoa a Nanny Mihi (Paperback)

            By Drewery, Melanie; Illustrated by Simpson, Suzanne; Translated by Rangitauira, Kanapu

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $17.99
            • Save $2.00
            • Ready to ship

            * Third in the Nanny Mihi series, featuring striking new illustrations * First in series to be fully bilingual Maori and English * Publishing in time for Matariki 2022

            ISBN 9781990042119
            Published NZ 15 Jun 2022
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Nanny Mihi
            Language (Te Reo Maori & English)
            Availability
            473 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
            137 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes
              

            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $31.20
            • Save $8.80
            • In Stock At Supplier

            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 t...here 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.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780143775690
            Published NZ 31 Aug 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            The Grandmothers of Pikitea Street
              

            The Grandmothers of Pikitea Street (Paperback)

            By Maki, Renisa Viraj; Illustrated by Slade Robinson, Nikki; Translated by Rangitauira, Kanapu

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $20.69
            • Save $2.30
            • Pub Date
              8 Sep 22

            * Inclusive picture book blending multiple cultures in NZ * Bilingual Maori and English text, out ahead of Maori Language Week * Matches exciting new writer with globally successful illustrator

            ISBN 9781990042171
            Published NZ 8 Sep 2022
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (Te Reo Maori & English)
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
            View details for this title
            No Home for a Weta
             

            No Home for a Weta (Paperback)

            By Thatcher, Stephanie

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
            • Save $4.00
            • In Stock At Supplier

            The tree weta burrow is packed to the rafters, but it's much too crowded for one little weta ... she's going to find something bigger and better! Join Weta as she embarks on an mission to find a quiet new home. A letterbox, a kennel, a toilet roll in the outside toilet ... where ...will Weta relocate?
            Read more

            ISBN 9781775437529
            Published NZ 1 May 2022
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth
             

            The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth (Paperback)

            By Tahau-Hodges, Pania

            • RRP: $22.00
            • $17.60
            • Save $4.40
            • Available At Supplier

            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.
            Read more

            ISBN 9781775506164
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Availability
            Showing available at supplier; usually ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Goose the Artist
             

            Goose the Artist (Paperback)

            By Andrews, Kimberly

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.59
            • Save $4.40
            • In Stock At Supplier

            Goose strives to win an art award in this endearing tale from Kimberly Andrews' acclaimed Puffin the Architect series. I'm Goose! And I descend from famous painter geese. Every day I paint and draw to make a masterpiece. As Goose paints and paints to make the perfect picture, the... deadline draws closer, the pressure mounts and Goose feels the cherished award slipping further and further out of reach. Then disaster strikes. Will anything or anyone help our tortured hero win through? This delightful story is set in the endearing world of Puffin the Architect and her friends. Readers will love poring over Kimberly Andrews' detailed pictures and spotting the spider hidden on every page, as Goose explores the trials and rewards of making art. Read all the books in Kimberly Andrews' award-winning series!
            Read more

            ISBN 9780143775454
            Published NZ 3 May 2022
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            The Lighthouse Princess
             

            The Lighthouse Princess (Paperback)

            By Wardell, Susan; Illustrated by Northey, Rose

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.59
            • Save $4.40
            • In Stock At Supplier

            A vibrant modern fairytale about a lighthouse-keeper princess who rescues a boy in a storm - winner, Storylines Gavin Bishop Award 2021. "Do you need rescuing from this tower?" he asked her. "No," she said, "I like it here." The Lighthouse Princess is almost perfectly happy. She ...takes care of the light that keeps ships at sea safe, catches fish off the balcony and swims with penguins and seals. But one day, a little fishing boat with green sails sets out just as a storm blows up... Poet Susan Wardell's debut picture book is a celebration of independence and friendship, with magical and award-winning illustrations by Rose Northey, recipient of the Storylines Gavin Bishop Award 2021.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780143775638
            Published NZ 29 Mar 2022
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Hickory Dickory Kick
             

            Hickory Dickory Kick (Paperback)

            By Millett, Peter; Illustrated by Darroch, Bob

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $17.99
            • Save $2.00
            • In Stock At Supplier

            * Bestselling author and illustrator create a fun 'footy' take on the traditional nursery rhyme * Rollicking rhyme and hilarious drawings to get the kids laughing * Published at height of winter sports season and ahead of Father's Day

            ISBN 9781990042256
            Published NZ 4 Aug 2022
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            145 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Total 23.7K jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›