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              This area features titles by New Zealand, Australian or Pasifika authors or publishers. It also contains titles from around the world with a uniquely New Zealand, Australian and Pasifika perspective. This in-depth coverage includes material supplied by mainstream publishers, small specialist/niche publishers and self-published authors. View our recently added titles.

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              List of titles published in the past 3 months (Oct 2021 - Jan 2022).

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              Tikanga: An Introduction to Te Ao Maori
               

              Tikanga: An Introduction to Te Ao Maori (Paperback)

              By Opai, Keri

              • RRP: $39.99
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              A unique explanation of the Maori world for Pakeha, and for Maori people wishing to learn more about tikanga. With simple lucidity and great expertise, Keri Opai shares the spirit and meaning of what it is to be Maori in the 21st century, dispelling myths and misconceptions and p...roviding a solid introduction to the Maori way of life.
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              ISBN 9781990003172
              Published NZ 11 Nov 2021
              Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
              Interest Age Adults / General
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              There's a Moa in the Moonlight: He Moa kei ro Atarau
               

              There's a Moa in the Moonlight: He Moa kei ro Atarau (Hardback, Bilingual)

              By McMillan, Dawn; Illustrated by Slade Robinson, Nikki; Translated by Roberts, Ngaere

              • RRP: $25.99
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              * Irresistible rhymes and flamboyant drawings will captivate * Bilingual English and Maori, in classy hardback * Third in Dawn's series of picture books with NZ animals

              ISBN 9780947506964
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2021
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
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              The Little Yellow Digger and the Big Ship
               

              The Little Yellow Digger and the Big Ship (Paperback)

              By Gilderdale, Peter

              • RRP: $19.99
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              While the people puzzled how to shift a boat this BIG, a little yellow digger came and just began to dig.Inspired by the TRUE STORY of a giant container ship wedged in a tight spot and blocking one of the busiest waterways in the world, this playful addition to the classic series... sees the world's favourite LITTLE YELLOW DIGGER come to the rescue-again!
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              ISBN 9781775437413
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-7 years
              Series Little Yellow Digger
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              The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth
                

              The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth (Paperback)

              By Tahau-Hodges, Pania

              • RRP: $22.00
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              It's national kapa haka competition time again, and this Maori performing arts festival is a big event! It needs planning, tactics and dedication - and that's just for the people watching! Nan's a hardcore kapa haka follower, and she shows her mokopuna all the tricks to get the b...est seats, find the choicest paua and whitebait fritters, hunt out the coolest poi, pounamu and glittery moko, and meet the star performers. And all along, Nan's keeping a big secret that's only revealed when the star performer does Nan's amazing signature poi move - and her group wins the competition.
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              ISBN 9781775506164
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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              Kaewa the Korora
                

              Kaewa the Korora (Paperback)

              By Haydon, Rachel; Illustrated by Keel, Pippa

              • RRP: $24.99
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              Join Kaewa the little blue penguin as she explores her strange new world at the National Aquarium. She is taken under the flipper of Captain, a one-eyed korora who introduces her to the colourful characters of the penguin colony. This feel-good mystery for young readers and their... families has a great cast of engaging characters based on real penguins at the New Zealand's National Aquarium. Its gorgeous illustrations are full of detail and give a penguin's-eye view of life at the aquarium.
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              ISBN 9780995143159
              Published NZ 14 Oct 2021
              Publisher Massey University Press
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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              Out in the Moana
               

              Out in the Moana (Paperback)

              By Morrison, Yvonne

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Te Reo edition - I Waho, i te Moana ISBN 9781775436928

              ISBN 9781775436553
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              The Eight Gifts of Te Wheke
                

              The Eight Gifts of Te Wheke (Paperback)

              By Matuku, Steph; Illustrated by Mutton-Rogers, Laya

              • RRP: $20.00
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              Tamati and his little sister, Aria, are playing on the beach when Aria hurts herself and can't stop crying. Te Wheke, an octopus, hears her and says he can help. But he tricks Tamati by throwing him a gold coin and a shiny pearl, and while both Tamati's hands are full, he snatche...s Aria. To save his sister, Tamati devises a plan to give the octopus eight gifts - one for each of its arms - so that he is forced to let go of Aria to hold them all. With the last gift, though, he tricks the octopus, throwing a snare that wraps around its body, and Tamati, Aria and Mum capture Te Wheke.
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              ISBN 9781775506539
              Published NZ 7 Nov 2021
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Why Is That Spider Dancing?: The Amazing Arachnids of Aotearoa
                

              Why Is That Spider Dancing?: The Amazing Arachnids of Aotearoa (Paperback)

              By Pollard, Dr. Simon; Designed by Barraclough, Kate; Illustrated by Hunt, Janet

              • RRP: $29.99
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              Most of Aotearoa's amazing arachnids - which include spiders, ticks, mites and pseudoscorpions - are as unique to New Zealand as kiwi and tuatara. Some are so weird and wonderful that they could star in sci fi movies, but despite that we know very little about them. In this com...panion volume to Why is that lake so blue?, arachnid experts Simon Pollard and Phil Sirvid take us on an amazing journey of arachnid discovery.
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              ISBN 9780995133891
              Published NZ 11 Nov 2021
              Publisher Te Papa Press
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              New Zealand's Backyard Birds PB
               

              New Zealand's Backyard Birds PB (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $21.99
              • $17.59
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              New Zealand's Backyard Birds is a children's guide on the birds that live in their backyard, both native birds, such as tui, and piwakawaka/fantail, and common birds such as thrush and sparrow. With useful background information about birds in general and stunning illustrations b...y Ned Barraud, this book is an essential companion for every Kiwi kid.
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              ISBN 9781988550305
              Published NZ 15 Nov 2021
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Availability
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              Wonky Donkey's Big Surprise
               

              Wonky Donkey's Big Surprise (Hardback)

              By Smith, Craig

              • RRP: $21.99
              • $17.15
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              The hee-haw hilarious Wonky Donkey family continues to grow, and in this adventure Wonky has a wonderful surprise for Dinky Donkey. Wee Dinky woke one weekend with wonder in her eyes. Today her daddy Wonky promised such a big surprise. Wonky Donkey wakes up Dinky Donkey to let he...r know a surprise is coming her way. Is it warm? Is it washable? Is it wise? Is it wrinkly? With laugh-out-loud, alliterative text, adorable illustrations and a song to stream or download, this fourth book in the bestselling series celebrates the strength of family and friendship with a wonderful, wrinkly, wiggly, witty, whiffy SURPRISE!
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              ISBN 9781775437277
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-7 years
              Series Wonky Donkey
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