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            The Waterhole

            The Waterhole (Paperback)

            By Base, Graeme

            • RRP: $26.00
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            The creator of the international bestselling 'Animalia' brings a stunning new picture book, with an exquisite cast of characters and a timeless, life-affirming theme. This book is an ingenious infusion of counting book, puzzle book, story book and art book, with typically detaile...d illustrations. Ages 3 and over.
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            ISBN 9780140567533
            Published NZ 3 Mar 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            175 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Willy And Hugh

            Willy And Hugh (Paperback)

            By Browne, Anthony

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Willy hasn't got any friends and no-one ever lets him join in with their games. He is lonely, until the day he bumps into Hugh Jape in the park. Willy and Hugh are very different but they make a great team.

            ISBN 9780552559652
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2008
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            280 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Destination Moon
             

            Destination Moon (Paperback, Graphic novel)

            By Herge

            • RRP: $25.99
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            Tintin and Captain Haddock receive a mysterious summons from Syldavia, but all is revealed when they are welcomed by none other than Professor Calculus. He is working on a top-secret mission to develop a nuclear moon rocket, but foreign spies are lurking around every corner!

            ISBN 9781405206273
            Released NZ 12 Mar 2003
            Publisher Egmont UK Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series The Adventures of Tintin
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            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            The Arrival

            The Arrival (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Tan, Shaun

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $26.24
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            What drives so many to leave everything behind and journey to a mysterious country; a place without family or friends, where everything is nameless and the future is unknown? This silent graphic novel is the story of every migrant, every refugee, every displaced person, and a tri...bute to those who have made the journey. Ages 10+.
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            ISBN 9780734406941
            Published NZ 12 Oct 2006
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 6-10 years
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Animalia

            Animalia (Paperback, New edition)

            By Base, Graeme

            • RRP: $26.00
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            A picture book where familiar animals appear in unfamiliar situations and each page contains a wealth of hidden objects and ideas.

            ISBN 9780140541120
            Published NZ 1 Nov 1990
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Picture Puffin
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            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Treasure Box

            The Treasure Box (Hardback)

            By Wild, Margaret; Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya

            As the library burns, Peter and his father flee their home, taking with them a book more precious than jewels - a book that tells the story of their people. When Peter loses his father and has to walk over the mountains, he must bury their treasure in an iron box to protect it, l...eaving it behind.
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            ISBN 9780670073658
            Published NZ 30 Jan 2013
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            The Island

            The Island (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            Illustrated by Greder, Armin

            • RRP: $36.99
            • $27.74
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            A powerful graphic novel for all ages about how human beings respond to outsiders.

            ISBN 9781741752663
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2007
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            325 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Millicent

            Millicent (Paperback)

            By Baker, Jeannie

            • RRP: $18.99
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            Millicent is a warm and gentle story about an old lady's daily wanderings through Hyde Park to feed the pigeons. Along the way, we hear Millicent's thoughts and feelings towards the pigeons that she so dearly loves. Her dream is to find enough feathers on the ground to make a coa...t, hat, bag and shoes so she will be warm and cosy.
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            ISBN 9781921150739
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2008
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Walker Classic
            Language (English)
            Availability
            949 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Dr Dog

            Dr Dog (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Cole, Babette

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            Commonsense advice with some good rude fun. Both pet and personal physician to the Gumboyle family, Doctor Dog is always on hand with the perfect diagnosis and remedy for every complaint.

            ISBN 9780099650812
            Released NZ 5 Apr 1996
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Red Fox picture books
            Availability
            80 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Patrol: An American Soldier in Vietnam

            Patrol: An American Soldier in Vietnam (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            Illustrated by Myers, Walter Dean; Grifalconi, Ann

            • RRP: $18.50
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            From Printz Award-winning author Myers and Caldecott Honor artist Grifalconi comes a gripping and powerful story told in verse that takes readers into the heart and mind of a young soldier's haunting, unforgettable experience in Vietnam. Full color.

            ISBN 9780060731595
            Released NZ 4 Jan 2005
            Publisher HarperCollins
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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