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 NZ Picture Books

Awards:Finalist in the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards for the Elsie Locke Award for Non-Fiction and the Russell Clark Award for Illustration

The little plane has been flying across the sea for eight hours. Huge black clouds surround it. Rain pours in. Wind slams. The aircraft is tossed around like a leaf. The pilot stares into the darkness. How much fuel is left? Is she flying... read more

In 1934 Jean Batten set a world record for the fastest flight from England to Australia. Two years later, this brave, trail-blazing and glamorous aviator, known as the “Greta Garbo of the skies”, made the first solo flight from England to... read more

Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 10

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

"Young readers will be captivated." --The Washington Post From the creators of the gorgeous bestseller The Night Gardener, comes a stunning new picture book about a young boy who sets sail to find a place his grandfather told him about...the spot where the ocean meet... read more

PUBLICATION JUNE 2018

Ocean Meets Sky (HB)
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

Series:Mechanica

Welcome to future Earth.
Despite repeated warnings, the environment has become polluted to such an extent that many areas of the globe have become uninhabitable and wildlife is now extinct. From the ashes, a new style of "wildlife" is created--wildlife that will not remain harnessed by humankind.

Aquatica: A Beginner's Field Guide (HB)
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

In this book, author-illustrator Gao CAI, using wax crayon, beautifully describes the journey of a baby's birth. It follows the miraculous journey from the moment a baby is conceived to the moment he or she is born. Creatively told from the baby's perspective, this wonderful story depicts the joy of birth and is a tribute to all mothers.

PUBLICATION AUGUST 2017

How I Came To Be Me
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

Series:Superhero Parents

All mums are brilliant and the mum in this story is no exception. She doesn't wear a cape or fly to Earth from Outer Space, but she runs for the bus so fast it feels like flying, uses her super strength to carry her daughter's boots, coat, bag AND scooter, and can make ... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2018

Superhero Mum (HB)
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

With the second story in a trilogy of tales about Triangle, Square, and Circle, multi-award-winning, "New York Times"-bestselling duo Barnett and Klassen nudge readers toward a more well-rounded way of looking at things. Full color.

PUBLICATION MAY 2018
 

Square
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

Conceived by Newbery Medalist DiCamillo and featuring enchanting illustrations by Kim, this nearly wordless graphic story follows a little girl in search of a friend. Full color.

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2017

La La La: A Story of Hope
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

Quack, quack, quack! Ducky Duckling loves playing outside in the rain. He hops with frog, squirms with wriggly worm and splashes with the fishes. But when the rain stops, Ducky feels sad. Can Daddy help cheer him up?
With bright, bold illustrations and a rhythm... read more

A hug for bug and a hug for slug. Quack, quack, quack!
This is an absolutely delightful new picture book from the creator of Maisy Mouse. When Ducky is happy, Ducky says "Quack, quack, quack!" - and there are plenty of things to be happy about. First of all, it'... read more

Splish, Splash, Ducky!
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

Series:Claris Ser.

The Claris series follows an adorable French mouse as she moves to Paris to follow her fashion dreams, and overcomes every obstacle in her path with warmth, humor, and - of course - style.

PUBLICATION JUNE 2018

Claris: The Chicest Mouse in Paris
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

Raven, Crayfish and Horse have always been best friends. They're grown up now and would like to start a family. They want all their families to live together and start planning to build a house. But what should that house look like? Will they find a solution that works for all of them?

One House For All
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

For too long koalas have been called 'bears'. Some bears wear pants and live in cottages in the woods ... but this koala is out to prove to the world that he is BARE! And that never, ever ever can a koala be a bear... From the internationally renowned author of the bestsellin... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2017

Koala Bare
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Hardback Picture Books

This story is for anyone who has ever wondered just why the mouse was running up and down the clock as it struck one. The rhyme has been told, and song sung, for generations, and in Hickory Dickory Dash Tony Wilson and Laura Wood share with us just what co... read more

Hickory Dickory Dash
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3