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              Dry to Dry: The Seasons of Kakadu

              Dry to Dry: The Seasons of Kakadu (Hardback)

              By Freeman, Pamela; Illustrated by Anelli, Liz

              • RRP: $28.99
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              This Nature Storybook follow-up to the award-winning Desert Lake is a stunningly illustrated and extraordinary story of the yearly weather cycle and attendant changing wildlife of Kakadu National Park, from the Dry to the Wet to the Dry again. In the tropical wetlands and escarpm...ents of Kakadu National Park, the seasons move from dry to wet to dry again. Those seasons have shaped the astonishing variety of plants, animals, birds, insects ... migratory birds by the thousands, grasshoppers and owls, lizards and turtles, fruit bats and spear grass. And, gliding past them all in the rivers and waterholes, the long, sinuous shapes of crocodiles ...
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              ISBN 9781760650285
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
              Availability
              308 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Searching for Cicadas

              Searching for Cicadas (Hardback)

              By Gibbes, Lesley; Illustrated by Watson, Judy

              • RRP: $29.99
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              This lovely story about a child and their grandfather searching for cicadas is part of the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybooks series. In the summertime, Grandpa and I go cicada-watching. We put our camping gear into my wagon and walk down to the local reserve. L...ast year we saw five Green Grocers, three Yellow Mondays and one Floury Baker. Can we find the rare Black Prince this year?This heartwarming nonfiction picture book is written by award-winning author Lesley Gibbes and gorgeously illustrated by Judy Watson.
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              ISBN 9781922244420
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Snow Leopard: Grey Ghost of the Mountain

              Snow Leopard: Grey Ghost of the Mountain (Paperback)

              By Anderson, Justin; Illustrated by Benson, Patrick

              • RRP: $18.99
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              A spellbinding new Nature Storybook about one of the most beautiful creatures in the world, with words by Planet Earth producer Justin Anderson and pictures by award-winning Patrick Benson. "Something moves in the rocks ahead. My hands start to tremble. My heart is beating fast. ...There, just a few footsteps away, is a snow leopard..." Join us on a journey high into the snowy peaks of the Himalaya, and discover the secret world of a rare and utterly majestic creature - how it has adapted to the harsh environment it lives in and how it looks after its young. Complete with an index and a conservation note, this is a wonderful addition to the series and the debut of an exciting new voice in non-fiction writing for children.
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              ISBN 9781406391985
              Released NZ 7 Oct 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
              Availability
              179 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Just Ducks!
               

              Just Ducks! (Paperback)

              By Davies, Nicola; Illustrated by Rubbino, Salvatore

              • RRP: $25.99
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              From spring right through to winter ... there they are! Down on the river! Quack quuuack, Quack-quaack-quack... What do you know about ducks? I bet you know that they quack ... a lot! Well, discover much more in this book that's all about, well, just ducks! Learn all about which ...is a boy duck and which is a girl, why some quack louder and others more softly. Find out what they eat when it is cold outside and where they perch their bottoms to sleep!
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              ISBN 9781406367034
              Released NZ 3 Aug 2017
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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              Kookaburra

              Kookaburra (Hardback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Harricks, Tannya

              • RRP: $28.99
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              An exciting new addition to the narrative nonfiction series Nature Storybooks, about kookaburras. In the crinkled shadows night-dwellers yawn, day-creatures stretch and Kookaburra laughs. Kook-kook-kook. Kak-kak-kak. The team behind Dingo is back again with a new addition to the ...Nature Storybooks series. The kookaburra, perhaps Australia's best-loved bird, is shown in all her glory in a stunning and vivid landscape. Follow along as Kookaburra finds food for her young and goes searching for a nest with her mate.Full of fun and interesting facts about kookaburras - perfect for nature lovers and budding wildlife scientists.
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              ISBN 9781760651060
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Hello, Horse

              Hello, Horse (Hardback)

              By French, Vivian; Illustrated by Rayner, Catherine

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              A beautifully produced Nature Storybook about horses, with words by Vivian French and pictures from Catherine Rayner.From much-loved author Vivian French and award-winning illustrator Catherine Rayner comes a charming new Nature Storybook about horses. Hello, Horse gently introdu...ces young children to Shannon, a friendly bay mare, and offers encouragement to those unfamiliar with or a little nervous of these large, beautiful creatures. The subtext is packed with practical tips, such as the right way to offer a carrot, and also covers their behaviour - horses' need for company, for example. Tender words and art combine to create a warm and witty introduction to horses ... from the safety of the page!
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              ISBN 9781406349948
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              16 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Hello, Horse

              Hello, Horse (Paperback)

              By French, Vivian; Illustrated by Rayner, Catherine

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              A beautifully produced Nature Storybook about horses, by Vivian French with pictures by Kate Greenaway medallist Catherine Rayner.From much-loved author Vivian French and award-winning illustrator Catherine Rayner comes a charming new Nature Storybook about horses. Hello, Horse! ...gently introduces young children to Shannon, a friendly chestnut mare, and offers encouragement to children unfamiliar with or a little nervous of these large, beautiful creatures. The subtext is packed with practical tips, such as the right way to offer an apple, and also covers their behaviour - horses' need for company, for example - and life cycle. Tender words and art combine to create a warm and witty introduction to horses ... from the safety of the page!
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              ISBN 9781406382976
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
              Availability
              494 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Big Red Kangaroo

              Big Red Kangaroo (Paperback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Byrne, Graham

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              This award-winning addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Storybooks, about red kangaroos, is now in paperback.Far inland, the sun floats on the waves of a bake-earth day. Big Red and his mob of kangaroos wait for night-time when they can search for food. Young male ...kangaroos wait too - ready to challenge Red and take his place as leader.
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              ISBN 9781922244390
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2016
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Koala

              Koala (Paperback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Vivas, Julie

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              A fabulous addition to the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybook series, featuring the iconic Australian marsupial - the koala. It is time for Little Koala to leave the protection of his mother. But many challenges and dangers lie ahead for him as he searches for hi...s own home eucalypt and learns to be independent. During his search he encounters other territorial koalas, wanders through a bushfire-ravaged landscape and endures a night of storms.Koala is written by award-winning nonfiction picture book specialist Claire Saxby, and illustrated by the much-celebrated Julie Vivas, one of Australia's premier illustrators.
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              ISBN 9781760650919
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 4-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
              Availability
              160 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              I (Don't) Like Snakes
               

              I (Don't) Like Snakes (Hardback)

              By Davies, Nicola; Illustrated by Lozano, Luciano

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              A bold, bright and fascinating Nature Storybook about one of the world's most hated creatures - the snake!

              ISBN 9781406342833
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
              Availability
              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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