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              The Astromancer: The Rising of Matariki
               

              The Astromancer: The Rising of Matariki (Hardback)

              By Ihimaera, Witi

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              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.
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              ISBN 9780143776154
              Published NZ 17 May 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              The Maori Picture Dictionary: Te Papakupu Whakaahua
               

              The Maori Picture Dictionary: Te Papakupu Whakaahua (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Sinclair, Margaret; Calman, Ross; Illustrated by Morgan, Josh; By Te Aho-White, Isobel Joy

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              This comprehensive picture dictionary contains illustrations for over 1400 of the most common words used in daily life. Wonderfully illustrated by two up-and-coming Maori artists, The Maori Picture Dictionary / Te Papakupu Whakaahua has a sense of fun that makes it easy to use. M...any words are clarified in short sentences in both English and te reo. There is also an index of Maori to English words at the back - ideal for quick reference. Other useful sections cover numbers, days of the week and months of the year, plus full-page themed illustrations covering school, home and the marae. A great introduction to the Maori language for all ages.
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              ISBN 9780143772668
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
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              See Ya, Simon
                 

              See Ya, Simon (Paperback, Reprint)

              By Hill, David

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              Simon likes girls, weekends and enjoys mucking about and playing practical jokes, but what's different is that Simon has muscular dystrophy - he's in a wheelchair and doesn't have long to live. See Ya Simon is told by Simon's best friend,

              ISBN 9780143318026
              Published NZ 6 Aug 2002
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes
               

              Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes (Hardback)

              By Bishop, Gavin

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              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.
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              ISBN 9780143775690
              Published NZ 31 Aug 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Crane Guy
               

              Crane Guy (Paperback)

              By Sutton, Sally; Illustrated by Wilkins, Sarah

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              Spend the day with Crane Guy and see how many things you can spy from up high in his crane. Crane Guy, up so high, Building towers in the sky, Tell me, tell me what you spy. Something beginning with . . . Join Crane Guy for a game of I Spy up high in a crane - how many things can... you see that begin with the letter B? Or S? Or Pa This superb rhyming picture book by acclaimed author Sally Sutton and illustrator Sarah Wilkins makes a very fun game of learning letters and their sounds. Readers will love exploring the gorgeously detailed city scenes over and over again. Bustling with people, construction machines and vehicles of all kinds, Crane Guy is perfect for all young children obsessed with 'up high' places!
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              ISBN 9780143775652
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              The Lighthouse Princess
               

              The Lighthouse Princess (Paperback)

              By Wardell, Susan; Illustrated by Northey, Rose

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              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.
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              ISBN 9780143775638
              Published NZ 29 Mar 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Faraway Girl
               

              Faraway Girl (Paperback)

              By Beale, Fleur

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              Etta is worried about her brother, Jamie. The doctors can find nothing wrong with him, but he is getting weaker by the day. At breakfast one morning, he seems to have lost it completely- In a voice as pale as his face, he said, 'I think I can see a ghost.' However, when they all ...turn to look, sure enough, materialising on the window seat is a girl about Etta's age, wearing a beautiful Victorian wedding dress. Etta has to get off to school, she has no time for this, but she is about to discover that time has a whole new significance. She and her ghost companion have no choice but to work out what is going on before Jamie is lost for ever . . .
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              ISBN 9780143775904
              Published NZ 3 May 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Goose the Artist
               

              Goose the Artist (Paperback)

              By Andrews, Kimberly

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              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!
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              ISBN 9780143775454
              Published NZ 3 May 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Te Kokorangi: Te Aranga o Matariki
               

              Te Kokorangi: Te Aranga o Matariki (Hardback)

              By Ihimaera, Witi

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              E kimi ana a Te Kokorangi i etahi pia hou tokowha hei ako i nga korero o Matariki me te maramataka. Kowhiria ana etahi tama tokotoru, me tetahi kotiro, he pani, ko Aria te ingoa. Tohe ana a Aria kia haere ano ko tana kuri haunga i tona taha. Ka ahua hoha a Aria i nga akoranga, ka...ore hoki ia e pai kia tohutohungia ia. Engari kua noho morearea te iwi. Taihoa pea ratou ka tino raru i a Ruatapu Te Pukurua. Ae ranei ma Aria ano te iwi e whakaora?
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              ISBN 9780143778271
              Published NZ 17 May 2022
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              Fish in a Tree

              Fish in a Tree (Paperback)

              By Mullaly Hunt, Lynda

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              -Ally's greatest fear is that everyone will find out she is as dumb as they think she is because she still doesn't know how to read---

              ISBN 9780142426425
              Released NZ 3 Apr 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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