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            The World of Avatar: A Visual Exploration
             

            The World of Avatar: A Visual Exploration (Hardback)

            By Izzo, Joshua

            • RRP: $37.00
            • $27.75
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            • Pub Date
              3 Mar 22

            Celebrate the first decade of James Cameron's Avatar and the beginnings of an epic cinematic journey. Delve into the majestic world of Pandora and discover the incredible wealth of creativity that led this story to become the highest-grossing film of all time and the winner of th...ree Academy Awards. The World of Avatar celebrates, explores and explains the spectacular world of Pandora-its extraordinary geology, flora and fauna, and the customs and beliefs of its people, the mysterious Na'vi. The book uniquely covers key content from all aspects of the burgeoning franchise. It combines original movie stills and artwork with stunning imagery from Cirque du Soleil's Avatar-inspired show Toruk: The First Flight; Disney World's Pandora-The World of Avatar; and the 2019 Dark Horse comic book series Tsu'tey's Path. Concluding with a preview of a new Avatar era, this rich, in-world guide will fuel excitement for the long-awaited release of Avatar 2 in December 2020.
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            ISBN 9780241400753
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2022
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Star Wars Complete Vehicles New Edition

            Star Wars Complete Vehicles New Edition (Hardback)

            By Hidalgo, Pablo; Fry, Jason; Dougherty, Kerrie; Saxton, Curtis; Reynolds, David West

            • RRP: $70.00
            • $52.50
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            Explore the epic Star Wars saga through incredible cross-sections More than 100 magnificent cross-section artworks bring the vehicles of Star Wars to life. New cross-sections, amazing detail, and comprehensive text make this the ultimate reference to the craft of a galaxy far, fa...r away.... SEE - Poe Dameron's X-wing in action - The terrifying power of Darth Vader's TIE Advanced x1 - Obi-Wan Kenobi's fast and agile Jedi starfighter DISCOVER - The inner workings of Rey's speeder - The advanced technology of the Rebel Alliance's U-wing - The devastating weaponry of the Death Star EXPLORE - The famous corridors of the Millennium Falcon - The brutal design of Darth Maul's Sith Infiltrator - The mighty AT-AT walker (c) & (TM) 2020 Lucasfilm Ltd
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            ISBN 9780241440612
            Released NZ 3 Nov 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            54 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Marvel Studios Visual Dictionary

            Marvel Studios Visual Dictionary (Hardback)

            By Bray, Adam

            • RRP: $48.00
            • $36.00
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            Join Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Black Widow, and the Guardians of the Galaxy on a stunning journey through the Marvel Cinematic Universe! DK is bringing its expertise in creating beautiful illustrated non-fiction to this modern pop culture phenomenon; Marvel Studios: The Vi...sual Dictionary shows the world of the Avengers as it has never been seen before. Iron Man's armour, S.H.I.E.L.D.'s helicarriers, the soaring towers of Asgard, Hawkeye's bow, Thor's hammer, mighty Thanos and the Infinity Stones, Star-Lord's quad blasters - each subject is shown using beautiful movie stills and stunning prop photography, accompanied by engaging text explaining their key features and role in the Marvel saga. A unique and captivating showcase of the first ten years of Marvel Studios, this is the book that every Marvel movie fan has been waiting for! (c) 2018 MARVEL
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            ISBN 9780241347447
            Released NZ 3 Sep 2018
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            179 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Star Wars (TM) Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles
             

            Star Wars (TM) Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles (Hardback)

            By Walker, Landry Q.

            • RRP: $31.54
            • $31.54
            • Reprinting locally

            Learn all about over 200 of your favourite Star Wars vehicles, from the A-wing to the Y-wing. Want to know how the Millennium Falcon made the Kessel Run in such a short distance? Don't know your X-wing from your Y-wing? Not sure what type of craft Slave I is? Look no further than... the Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles. From the swamps of Kashyyyk to the deserts of Jakku, from inner-city Coruscant to the vastness of hyperspace, Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles will show you the right craft for the job. Covering vehicles from across every Star Wars movie, as well as Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels. This handy guide is full of fun facts and intriguing information, guaranteed to enthral fans for hours on end. (c) & TM 2018 LUCASFILM LTD. Used Under Authorization.
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            ISBN 9780241310113
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            The Modern Myths: Adventures in the Machinery of the Popular Imagination

            The Modern Myths: Adventures in the Machinery of the Popular Imagination (Hardback)

            By Ball, Philip

            • RRP: $56.99
            • $56.99
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            With The Modern Myths, brilliant science communicator Philip Ball spins a new yarn. From novels and comic books to B-movies, Bram Stoker and Mary Shelley to The War of the Worlds, it is an epic exploration of literature, new media and technology, the nature of storytelling, and t...he making and meaning of our most important tales.
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            ISBN 9780226719269
            Released NZ 7 Jun 2021
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            48 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Hollywood Victory: The Movies, Stars, and Stories of World War II
             

            Hollywood Victory: The Movies, Stars, and Stories of World War II (Hardback)

            By Blauvelt, Christian

            • RRP: $50.00
            • $37.50
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            • Pub Date
              29 Mar 22

            For film and history buffs alike, this is the engrossing story of Hollywood's involvement in World War II, as it's never before been told. Part of Turner Classic Movies series.

            ISBN 9780762499922
            Released NZ 29 Mar 2022
            Publisher Running Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            When Marilyn Met the Queen: Marilyn Monroe's Life in England
             

            When Marilyn Met the Queen: Marilyn Monroe's Life in England (Hardback)

            By Morgan, Michelle

            • RRP: $60.00
            • $46.80
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            • Pub Date
              3 Jul 22

            In July 1956, Marilyn Monroe arrived in London, on honeymoon with her husband Arthur Miller, to make The Prince and the Showgirl with Laurence Olivier. This is a richly detailed account of Monroe's troubled time in England, culminating in her meeting with the Queen.

            ISBN 9781472145970
            Released NZ 3 Jul 2022
            Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            Marvel Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse The Official Guide
             

            Marvel Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse The Official Guide (Hardback)

            By Last, Shari

            • RRP: $21.00
            • $16.73
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            There's a new Spider-Man on the block! Meet Miles Morales, a teenage Spider-Man with super powers as spectacular as his predecessor Peter Parker! Discover everything you ever wanted to know about his astonishing costume, loyal allies and frightening enemies. Find out about his am...azing origin story and his fiercest clashes as you learn how he juggles high school life with his status as a Super Hero. Marvel Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse The Official Guide will cover all of the movie's memorable characters, plus key locations, themes and fun facts from the movie in DK's lively and informative non-fiction style.
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            ISBN 9780241347843
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Ultimate Star Wars New Edition: The Definitive Guide to the Star Wars Universe

            Ultimate Star Wars New Edition: The Definitive Guide to the Star Wars Universe (Hardback)

            By Bray, Adam; Horton, Cole; Barr, Tricia; Foreword by Daniels, Anthony; By Windham, Ryder

            • RRP: $75.00
            • $56.25
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            This fully updated, comprehensive, and detailed encyclopedia explores the characters, creatures, locations, vehicles, and technology found throughout the entire Star Wars galaxy. Ultimate Star Wars New Edition is an in-depth visual guide packed full of exhaustive information abou...t Star Wars, including The Last Jedi, Solo: A Star Wars Story, and Star Wars: Resistance. All the characters are covered, from Darth Vader to Yoda, along with all the popular vehicles, such as the Millennium Falcon, and all the important events that provide the foundations for the exciting Star Wars story. Ultimate Star Wars New Edition is the ideal go-to resource for fans who wish to brush up on their Star Wars knowledge, and for a new generation of fans eager to start their journey into a galaxy far, far away....
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            ISBN 9780241357668
            Released NZ 4 Oct 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            498 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            100 Essential New Zealand Films
              

            100 Essential New Zealand Films (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By McDouall, Hamish

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $31.20
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            Encompasses feature films, short films, digifilms and documentaries - includes details of where to get hold of these gems so you can watch them in your own darkened room.

            ISBN 9780958275095
            Published NZ 20 Sep 2009
            Publisher Awa Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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