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            Star Wars Character Encyclopedia New Edition
             

            Star Wars Character Encyclopedia New Edition (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
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            The definitive guide to the people, aliens and droids of the Star Wars galaxy is now packed with new characters from Rogue One- A Star Wars Story, Star Wars- The Last Jedi and Solo- A Star Wars Story.Want to know how tall Snoke is? Or where the ferocious Nexu comes from? Look no ...further than the Star Wars- Character Encyclopedia. This handy guide is full of fun facts and intriguing information, guaranteed to enthrall fans for hours on end. With more than 200 heroes, villains and creatures, it is the perfect introduction to the Star Warsuniverse. With never-before-seen information reveals backstories and personalities, even die-hard fans will learn new facts about iconic characters! & TM 2018 LUCASFILM LTD.
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            ISBN 9780241386071
            Released NZ 2 Apr 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Don't Let Them Disappear

            Don't Let Them Disappear (Hardback)

            By Clinton, Chelsea

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            Profiles twelve endangered species around the world, including giraffes, gorillas, giant pandas, and polar bears, and describes why it is important to save each animal from extinction.

            ISBN 9780525514329
            Released NZ 4 Apr 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 4-8 years
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            Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons
             

            Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons (Hardback)

            By Biebow, Natascha; Illustrated by Salerno, Steven

            • RRP: $38.99
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            Celebrating the inventor of the Crayola crayon! This gloriously illustrated picture book biography tells the inspiring story of Edwin Binney, the inventor of one of the world's most beloved toys. A perfect fit among favorites like The Day the Crayons Quit and Balloons Over Broadw...ay --
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            ISBN 9781328866844
            Released NZ 4 Apr 2019
            Publisher Houghton Mifflin
            Interest Age 6-9 years
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            What's Where on Earth Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Life: The amazing history of earth's most incredible animals

            What's Where on Earth Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Life: The amazing history of earth's most incredible animals (Hardback)

            Consultant editor Naish, Darren; By Barker, Chris

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            Journey back in time and find out where the dinosaurs roamed. This unique children's atlas explores each continent, revealing fossil sites and stories on every map. Part of the best-selling What's Where on Earth series, this atlas is packed with maps of early Earth and more than ...40 profiles of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. Stare down a T Rex in North America. Watch out for Velociraptors' slashing claws in the Gobi Desert. Trek across the Siberian tundra and discover a woolly mammoth. This stunning book makes every animal come to life using breathtaking computer-generated imagery. Using specially-commissioned maps, this dinosaur atlas shows you what the world looked like millions of years ago. A modern 3D globe next to each map helps you understand the arrangement of the continents over time and why we find fossils where we do. You can see what palaeontologists have dug up over the centuries in each continent and learn how they put together a picture of the past from a puzzle of ancient clues. Where on Earth Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Life reveals the prehistoric world as never before, and is an essential addition to the library of every young dinosaur expert.
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            ISBN 9780241344194
            Released NZ 2 Apr 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Marvel Studios Character Encyclopedia

            Marvel Studios Character Encyclopedia (Hardback)

            By Bray, Adam

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Learn the facts, figures, super-powers and origins of your favourite characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). From the Avengers and Ant-Man to Black Panther and Doctor Strange, this book spans over a decade of action-packed Marvel Studios movie releases. Filled with i...nteresting facts and key information, whether your favourite hero is Captain America, Black Widow, Thor, the Wasp, Iron Man or Gamora, you'll be able to find out all about their story, super-powers, weapons, and much more. It isn't all heroes though; this book includes powerful villains and their followers, sinister spies, brave soldiers, and even ordinary people who find themselves caught up in epic battles! Whatever it is that you want to know, Marvel Studios: Character Encyclopedia will make you an instant Marvel Studios expert. Wondering what Thor's hammer is called*, or where Vision came from? How Iron Man builds his suits, or who Thanos is? Then this is the book for you! *Mjolnir, just in case you were wondering!
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            ISBN 9780241357538
            Released NZ 16 Apr 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            General Knowledge Genius!: A Quiz Encyclopedia to Boost Your Brain

            General Knowledge Genius!: A Quiz Encyclopedia to Boost Your Brain (Hardback)

            By DK

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            The brilliant quiz book for clever kids - answer the questions correctly on your favourite subjects to test if you're a general knowledge genius. Children won't be able to resist the General Knowledge Genius brain-busting challenge. For every topic, pages are packed with eye-popp...ing pictures - but do you know what they show? To help you, Test Yourself panels list what you're looking for. With three levels of difficulty, the challenge gets harder as you work your way from Starter, to Challenger, and finally the truly tricky Genius category. If you need it, there's a fun fact with every picture to give a helpful clue. With more than 60 topics, from across the encyclopedia, there's something for everyone. Can you name the most famous rivers worldwide? Do you know your cranium from your clavicle, or do you need to bone up on the parts of the human skeleton? Are you a demon on dinosaurs, and able to spot the difference between an archaeopteryx and an allosaurus? Perhaps you're a brain box and can do all of this standing on your head? You can! Then what are you waiting for? Open the pages of General Knowledge Genius to find out what you know, and challenge yourself to learn even more!
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            ISBN 9780241336243
            Released NZ 16 Apr 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Hadamar: The House of Shudders
             

            Hadamar: The House of Shudders (Paperback)

            By Foster, Jason K.

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            In Nazi Germany, Ingrid was considered a bastard, a shame, a national disgrace. Her sin: being born black. Hadamar is the story of Ingrid Marchand, a mixed race girl, growing up as the Nazis rise to power and Hitler's barbaric racial policies come into force. With her skin the wr...ong colour, and suffering epilepsy, Ingrid is taken to the former mental institution of Hadamar, where she encounters atrocities of the most horrific kind. Every day is a battle to stay alive. In her survival though becomes living testimony to true events that are almost too horrific to be believed. While Ingrid's colour has always ostracised her in the community, the rise of Adolf Hitler increases the level of hatred and prejudice to a new, frightening level. At school, Ingrid and her Jewish friend, Sarah, are ridiculed and marked as `different' and `inferior' by their teachers, and bullied mercilessly by the other children. When Ingrid begins to suffer from epileptic fits, she is forcibly sterilised and sent to Hadamar, an institution for the mentally and physically disabled. There she discovers the true horrors of the Nazi regime - she watches as her fellow patients are systematically tortured, gassed and killed.
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            ISBN 9781925675863
            Published NZ 5 Apr 2019
            Publisher BIG SKY PUBLISHING
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Hello Summer!

            Hello Summer! (Hardback)

            By Rotner, Shelley

            • RRP: $35.00
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            This photo essay explains the basic changes to the natural world that come in summer and note summer activities children enjoy. --

            ISBN 9780823439775
            Released NZ 9 Apr 2019
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series Hello Seasons!
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            Stand Up for the Future: A Celebration of Inspirational Young Australians

            Stand Up for the Future: A Celebration of Inspirational Young Australians (Hardback)

            • RRP: $37.00
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            From slam poet Solli Raphael to gender equality advocate Caitlin Figueiredo, soccer star Sam Kerr and youth worker Zack Bryers, this is a book about young people, for everyone. Through activism, innovation, giving back and leading by example, these game changers are building a br...ighter tomorrow. Brought to life by colourful illustrations from local artists, this book showcases emerging Aussie talent and encourages readers to create positive social change. All royalties from sales of this book go to The Smith Family.
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            ISBN 9780143794394
            Published NZ 2 Apr 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Read with Oxford: Stage 2: Non-fiction: Our Wonderful World

            Read with Oxford: Stage 2: Non-fiction: Our Wonderful World (Paperback)

            Series edited by Gamble, Nikki; By Alcraft, Rob; Heddle, Becca; Miles, Liz; Powell, Jillian

            • RRP: $25.99
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            Explore our wonderful world in this fascinating collection of seven non-fiction texts. This Read with Oxford Stage 2 collection is ideal for children who are developing early reading skills. Read with Oxford offers an exciting range of carefully levelled reading books to build yo...ur child's reading confidence.
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            ISBN 9780192769688
            Released NZ 18 Apr 2019
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Read with Oxford
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