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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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              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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              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
              • $26.99
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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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              Skinny Dip: Poetry
               

              Skinny Dip: Poetry (Paperback)

              Edited by Paris, Susan; De Goldi, Kate

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $25.49
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              An original (and rowdy) poetry anthology for middle readers from the makers of the famous Annuals. Skinny Dip! brings young readers in years 7 to 10 over 30 poems from all the New Zealand writers we love: Sam Duckor-Jones, essa may ranapiri, Bill Manhire, Anahera Gildea, Amy McD...aid, Kotuku Nuttall, Ben Brown, Ashleigh Young, Rata Gordon, Dinah Hawken, Oscar Upperton, Nina Mingya Powlles, James Brown, Victor Rodger, Tim Upperton, Lynley Edmeades, Freya Daly Sadgrove, Renee Liang, Joanna Cho, Ethan Donnell and Nick Ascroft. Edited by two of New Zealand's most astute and experienced champions of great books for young readers, and with stylish illustrations by Amy van Luijk, this witty collection gives young readers, their teachers and whanau a crash-course in the range of poetic forms while having a whole lot of reading fun.
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              ISBN 9780995140769
              Published NZ 9 Sep 2021
              Publisher Massey University Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Accidental Teacher: The joys, ambitions, ideals, stuff-ups and heartaches of a teaching life
               

              The Accidental Teacher: The joys, ambitions, ideals, stuff-ups and heartaches of a teaching life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Heath, Tim

              • RRP: $36.99
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              Funny, poignant, charming and deeply sad at times, this is a beautifully written story of a life in teaching.

              ISBN 9781988547794
              Published NZ 14 Sep 2021
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Bumblebee
                

              Bumblebee (Paperback)

              By Weston, Rachel; Hinde, Deborah

              • RRP: $22.99
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              When Bumblebee awakens from her long winter sleep, she cannot find any flowers for food. Who will save Bumblebee? A child of course. Follow Bumblebee through the seasons of her remarkable year to help children understand the synergy between flowers, bees and the food we eat.

              ISBN 9780473571245
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2021
              Publisher Weston Books
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              Te Pakanga a Ngati Ranaki me Te Ranga-Tipua Avengers vs X-Men: Kotahi Rau Pukapuka 5
               

              Te Pakanga a Ngati Ranaki me Te Ranga-Tipua Avengers vs X-Men: Kotahi Rau Pukapuka 5 (Paperback)

              By Aaron, Jason; Bendis, Brian Michael; Brubaker, Ed

              • RRP: $50.00
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              The classic twelve comics that inspired the movies and the brand. KAPOW and CRUNCH, car chases and super heroes, all beautifully rendered into te reo Maori for te reo readers young and old.

              ISBN 9781869409166
              Published NZ 11 Nov 2021
              Publisher Auckland University Press
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Kotahi Rau Pukapuka
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
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              Tama Samoa: 2021
                 

              Tama Samoa: 2021 (Paperback)

              By Malaeulu, Dahlia; Malaeulu, Mani

              • RRP: $29.99
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              Sione, Lima, Tavita and Filipo are high school friends, uso or brothers. They are part of a special letter-writing project that helps to start a brave new conversation, an open and honest talanoa with themselves starting with the words, Dear Uso ... Here they share the cultural c...hallenges they face, and without realising it, their need to belong, to be accepted and the impact this has on their wellbeing overall. Tama Samoa is not just a story of friendship, brotherhood and healing. Tama Samoa helps us all to reflect, reconnect and reunite in better supporting each other as who we are. It is also a story of self-discovery and hope for a new tama Samoa code to be created based on real talanoa and understanding. Also includes: - Study Questions For Students - The Tama Samoa Project: A space created for fourteen Samoan male students and educators to share their own boys-to-men stories, lessons and journeys to help today's tama Samoa, our tama Pasifika, to be better understood and supported in succeeding as themselves.
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              ISBN 9780473585440
              Published NZ 25 Sep 2021
              Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Mana of the Pacific: Wisdom from across Oceania
               

              Mana of the Pacific: Wisdom from across Oceania (Hardback)

              By Scheyvens, Regina; Movono, Apisalome

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $31.99
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              'Mana of the Pacific: Wisdom from across Oceania' brings you inspirational proverbs and beautiful photographs from the Pacific Islands, that highlight the strength, resilience, wisdom and innovation of the Pacific Island people. Written in each national language as well as Englis...h, this book speaks to the importance of Pacific culture and customs.
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              ISBN 9781988550329
              Published NZ 15 Nov 2021
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Te Kupenga: 101 stories of Aotearoa from the Turnbull
                

              Te Kupenga: 101 stories of Aotearoa from the Turnbull (Hardback)

              Edited by Keith, Michael; Szekely, Chris

              • RRP: $60.00
              • $51.00
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              Published to mark 150 years since the establishment of the famous Alexander Turnbull Library, one of New Zealand's great storehouses, this energetic, comprehensive book approaches the history of Aotearoa New Zealand through 101 remarkable objects. Each tells a story, be it of di...scovery, courage, dispossession, conflict, invention, creation, or conservation.
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              ISBN 9780995143173
              Published NZ 11 Nov 2021
              Publisher Massey University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Floating Down the River
                

              Floating Down the River (Paperback)

              By Stanley, Simon; Illustrated by Boswell, Emily

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Join us on a lush trip down a lazy river and check out the accompanying song and video by New Zealand Music Award winning songwriter, Simon Stanley. Floating Down the River is the second single from Simon building on the acclaim of his first sing Marley Sitting on a Pumpkin Seed ...(winner of the 2019 NZ Music Award for Best Children's Song). A dreamy trip down a lazy river; a family adventure through lush flora and fauna; and a hard day's splashing around. Winding up with two tired kids with full tummies and ready for bed.
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              ISBN 9780473576844
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2021
              Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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