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              Books in the Economy and Culture Storybooks series

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              Father's Road: The First Trade Routes (China)
               

              Father's Road: The First Trade Routes (China) (Paperback)

              By Jang, Ji-yun; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Jun, Tan

              Wong Chung and his merchant father travel by camel along the Silk Road to sell silks in the far land of Constantinople. Includes factual information about China and the Silk Road.

              ISBN 9781921790959
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2014
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Economy and Culture Storybooks
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              Nine Minutes: Protecting Marine Life - Greenland
               

              Nine Minutes: Protecting Marine Life - Greenland (Paperback)

              By Shin, Hye-Eun; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Klar, Irene; Revised by Coe, Catherine

              Amo, a small boy from Greenland, learns about Silent Ocean Day, and listens to the natural sounds of the creatures who live in the water. Includes factual information about Greenland and about the effects of noise pollution on marine ecosystems.

              ISBN 9781925186420
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Economy and Culture Storybooks
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              The Green Festival: Recycling Paper to Save Trees - Scotland
                

              The Green Festival: Recycling Paper to Save Trees - Scotland (Paperback)

              By Nam, Jeong-Hee; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Ladecka, Anna

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              Flora, who lives in Scotland, is shocked when her friend Kevin tells her how many Christmas cards are thrown away each year. Together they help recycle the cards to reduce the amount of trees that are wasted. The book also includes a short section with facts about Scotland and th...e United Kingdom's Woodland Trust.
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              ISBN 9781925186475
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Economy and Culture Storybooks
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              Tomato: Urban Farming - Cuba
               

              Tomato: Urban Farming - Cuba (Paperback)

              By Yun, Yeo-Rim; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Corr, Christopher

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              Eldita is grumpy when she doesn't get the main role in her ballet production. Cuba is also having a food shortage and she is hungry for tomatoes. When she accidently squashed a tomato she is gifted, she is upset - but they plant the seeds, and the squashed tomato becomes a source... of many tomato plants. Includes factual information about Cuba, and about urban farming.
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              ISBN 9781925186444
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              The Day the Cars Went to Sleep: Reducing Greenhouse Gases - Belgium
               

              The Day the Cars Went to Sleep: Reducing Greenhouse Gases - Belgium (Paperback)

              By Shin, Hye-Eun; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Cotteleer, Erika

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              Francois and his friend Josef experience a day without cars. They get to ride their bikes on the road without cars whizzing by, don't hear traffic noises, smell the fresh air, and listen to the birds sing.

              ISBN 9781925186437
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Song of the Wind and Waves: The First Sea Trading - Syria
               

              Song of the Wind and Waves: The First Sea Trading - Syria (Paperback)

              By Kim, Cecil; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Pacheco, Gabriel

              A poet tells a child the story of ancient Phoenicia, the first major sea trading empire, as Bal waits for his father to return from sea. Includes factual information about Syria, and ancient and modern merchants.

              ISBN 9781921790942
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2014
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              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              The Kalundborg Gang: Alternative Energy - Denmark
                

              The Kalundborg Gang: Alternative Energy - Denmark (Paperback)

              By Nam, Jeong-Hee; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Horacek, Petr

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              Five members of the Kalundborg Gang set out to protect the coast and ducks that lived there.

              ISBN 9781925186451
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              The Really Old Forest: Rainforest Preservation - Australia
                

              The Really Old Forest: Rainforest Preservation - Australia (Paperback)

              By Kim, Cecil; Edited by Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Huet, Elsa

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              Jack in England writes to his Australian penpal Nicole, who describes the ancient tropical rainforest near her home in Millaa Millaa, Queensland. Includes factual information about Australian, and the importance of rainforest protection.

              ISBN 9781925186468
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              Leather Shoe Charlie: Industrial Revolution (UK)

              Leather Shoe Charlie: Industrial Revolution (UK) (Paperback)

              By Kim, Gyeong-hwa; Illustrated by Balbusso, Anna; Balbusso, Elena

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              ISBN 9781921790904
              Published NZ 23 Oct 2014
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              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Economy and Culture Storybooks
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              Lion, King and Coin: The First Coin (Turkey)

              Lion, King and Coin: The First Coin (Turkey) (Paperback)

              By Nam, Jeong-Hee; Illustrated by Sforza, Lucia

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              ISBN 9781921790935
              Published NZ 13 Nov 2014
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