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              Hoihoi Turituri
               

              Hoihoi Turituri (Board Book)

              By Bravi, Soledad

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.99
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              A te reo Maori edition of the top-selling The Noisy Book With over 100 pages, this unique boardbook is full of bright, bold illustrations and lots of noises to make-it's perfect to share with a baby or toddler."A sturdy, fat, little board book, just the right size for the tiny fi...ngers of pre-readers. They can also join in the satisfying and quirky noises." Best Books for Kids 2010, Dominion Post (NZ)"This celebration of sound is epic in its scope and delightful in its execution... lever and raucous fun." starred review, Publishers Weekly (US)"With a catalog of over 50 animals and objects on 116 thinner-than-normal-but-still-sturdy pages (probably the longest board book on record), this offering gives youngsters plenty to chatter about." Kirkus Reviews (US)
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              ISBN 9781776572625
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 0-4 years
              Language (Maori)
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              Seagull Seagull
                

              Seagull Seagull (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Rynhart, Kieran; By Baxter, James K.

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.99
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              • Pub Date
                1 Mar 20

              A new gift edition of James K Baxter's classic poems for children, illustrated by Kieran Rynhart. The poems in The Tree House are light and easy read-alouds for classrooms or with toddlers-on-the-couch. James K Baxter wrote these poems when he was teaching in Lower Hutt in the 19...50s. Successful in the classroom, they have been regularly reprinted in anthologies and collections and remain popular for their accessible rhythms, humour, and quintessentially New Zealand settings.This new gift edition of Baxter's poems is illustrated by Kieran Rynhart in dramatic spreads and beautifully drawn details.
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              ISBN 9781776572816
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 3-6 years
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              The Gobbledegook Book
               

              The Gobbledegook Book (Hardback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Clarkson, Giselle

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $31.99
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              Joy Cowley's favourite stories, poems and nonsense rhymes collected and reillustrated in a hardback gift volume for the family to treasure.

              ISBN 9781776572588
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children
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              The House of Madame M
               

              The House of Madame M (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Perrin, Clotilde; Translated by Hahn, Daniel

              • RRP: $37.99
              • $30.39
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              A large-format lift-the-flaps visit to the haunted house of Madame M-enjoy the thrill of uncovering what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture... Are you lost? Come in! You're in luck-there's no one here just now Shhh... Be as quiet as you can, and ve...ry, very careful! In The House of Madame M, we explore a strange house: hallway, living room, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. Each room is full of surprises to make even the bravest shiver. Are we in the house of an ogre? A witch? Something else altogether? This visit to Madame M's brings the thrill of finding what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture. Full of humour and detail, it will mesmerise readers of all ages.
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              ISBN 9781776572748
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              The Wolf and Fly
               

              The Wolf and Fly (Board Book)

              Illustrated by Damm, Antje; Translated by Chidgey, Catherine

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $13.59
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              The Wolf and the Fly is a delightful guessing, memory, observation and naming game in which one toy after the next disappears into the mouth of a hungry wolf. From New York Times Illustrated Book recipient Antje Damm. One gulp, another gulp and another: one toy after the next dis...appears into the mouth of the hungry wolf. Now he's almost full, just a last little fly for dessert-uh-oh! The Wolf and the Fly is both story and guessing game to play again and again. Each object on the shelf is brought to life then, when everything that's been swallowed re-emerges, the game starts anew.This is an original and delightful guessing, memory, observation and naming game from award-winning author and illustrator Antje Damm, whose The Visitor was a New York Times Illustrated Book of the Year.
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              ISBN 9781776572809
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 1-4 years
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              Hattie
                

              Hattie (Paperback)

              By Nilsson, Frida; Illustrated by Wirsen, Stina; Translated by Marshall, Julia

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.99
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              • Pub Date
                1 Mar 20

              A funny, lively, sympathetic illustrated chapter book about a street-smart country girl in her first year of school, from internationally award-winning Frida Nilsson.Hattie is a street-smart country girl in her first year of school. She lives just outside of nowhere, right next t...o no one at all. Luckily she's starting school and that brings new adventures. Hattie gets her first swimming badge, falls madly in love with a hermit crab and meets a best friend. Sometimes things go wrong-like when the hairdresser cuts her hair into stumps just in time for school photos. Or when she happens to accidentally say in class that her new neighbour has three white horses she can ride on.Hattie is a funny, lively and sympathetic chapter book, perfect for reading aloud and for newly independent readers-from Frida Nilsson, whose award-winning Ice Sea Pirates was an international bestseller.
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              ISBN 9781776572717
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 6-9 years
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              Cornelia and the Jungle Machine
               

              Cornelia and the Jungle Machine (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Brech, Nora

              • RRP: $29.99
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              A picture book that takes the young reader into the jungle and immerses them in a filmic universe of mechanical wonders.

              ISBN 9781776572595
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 4-7 years
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              My Mama
                

              My Mama (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Haeringen, Annemarie van; Translated by Nagelkerke, Bill

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.99
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              • Pub Date
                1 Apr 20

              A naughty elephant tells all about his mother in this lovingly drawn story. Parents and children will both delight in and recognize this gorgeous mother-child relationship-if not for the same reasons. "My mama always wants to play when I do, she likes all my games, she teaches me... to fly-but finds it hard to let me go-and she's almost never angry. I've known her for so long ... all my life!"A naughty elephant tells all about his mother in this lovingly drawn story. Parents and children will both delight in and recognize this gorgeous mother-child relationship-if not for the same reasons.
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              ISBN 9781776572670
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 0-6 years
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              Two for Me, One for You
               

              Two for Me, One for You (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Muhle, Jorg

              • RRP: $19.99
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              A new story from the author of bestselling Tickle My Ears: two friends share three mushrooms...who will get the extra one?

              ISBN 9781776572403
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              Song of the River
               

              Song of the River (Hardback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Andrews, Kimberly

              • RRP: $29.99
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              In this quintessential Joy Cowley story, Cam follows the river's journey from its source in the mountains all the way to the sea In this resonant story from Joy Cowley, Cam the mountain boy follows the river from its trickling source in the snow all the way to the sea. The river ...leads him through forest, farms and towns to the salty wind of the sea. The dramatic landscapes are packed with detail to discover in the world of the river.
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              ISBN 9781776572533
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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