The study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of Earth.
|Author:||Meaghan Wilson Anastasios|
A rich, complex and engaging account of Cook's voyages across the Pacific, from actor and raconteur Sam Neill, in which Sam Neill retraces Cook's footsteps, in the 250th anniversary year of Cook's first voyage. Captain James Cook first set sail ... read more
This astounding account of the geological history of the Earth, detailing the movement of the tectonic plates and continental drift, is a stunning visual representation of the Earth's history.
Featuring beautiful world maps, this book covers everything from the origin of life to how t... read more
|Author:||Anita Ganeri; Mike Phillips (Illustrator)|
|Reading Level:||From 8 To 12|
The HORRIBLE GEOGRAPHY FLAG STICKER BOOK is an atlas, world-fact book and flag sticker book in one. Broken down by continent with map spreads to place your stickers on, it's also crammed full of freaky flag facts, teacher teasers and info about the world around us. It includes full-colour stickers of EVERY country flag in the world.
|Author:||Tui De Roy and Mark Jones|
NZ Non Fiction
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Environment Category 2007.|
Award-winning international wildlife photographer Tui de Roy spent much of her life living on and photographing the Galapagos Islands before setting up her base in New Zealand. From here, she travels the world capturing breathtaking images of special natu... read more
Thousands of Earthquakes occur in New Zealand every year, some so small we don't feel them. Others such as the recent quakes in Christchurch and Kaikoura cause significant damage. This book explains what causes earthquakes and why New Zealand has so many, what ty... read more
"Think of the future. Can you imagine our planet as beautiful as it used to be? You could be the one to help make it beautiful again, with the things you do and the ideas you have. Your planet needs YOU!" From a simple introduction to our home in Space, the authors ex... read more
PUBLICATION JULY 2018
The book that's online - with a dedicated website and all the latest links. All the latest information at your fingertips! "E.Explore: Rock and Mineral" is a unique combination of a book and a website, created with Google[trademark], the world's most popular search engine.... read more
Where would you find the largest tortoise in the world? What is a blue-footed booby? Who discovered the Galapagos? In Focus: Galapagos Islands has the answers! In Focus is a cool information series that's perfect for curious kids. These fun books feature modern, magazine-s... read more
PUBLICATION JULY 2018
Travel the world without leaving your living room.
This book of maps is a visual feast for readers of all ages, with lavishly drawn illustrations from the incomparable Mizielinskis. It features not only borders, cities, rivers, and peaks, but also places of historical and cultural interes... read more
|Author:||Grace Jones; Gemma McMullen|
|Series:||World Adventures Ser.|
|Reading Level:||Grade 01|
Travel through countries of the world and learn about weather, landscapes and everyday life. This exciting series explores aspects of human and physical geography via accessible text and engaging images that support National Curriculum requirements.Australian Curriculum:
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|Series:||At Home in the Biome|
With their stunning colours and array of life, coral reefs seem lush, inviting and beautiful. However, like all biomes around the world, coral reefs present challenges to the plants and organisms that live there. Discover how organisms survive on coral reefs and how they have cleverly adapted to their wild and watery home.
PUBLICATION JUNE 2017
|Author:||Allison Branscombe; Lin Wang (Illustrator)|
**Winner of Creative Child Magazine 2015 Preferred Choice Award****Winner of the Independent Publisher Book Award Silver Medal****Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards 2015 Silver Medal** Take the whole family on a whirlwind tour of Chinese... read more