Have you ever wondered where ideas come from and how stories are made? Would you like to know the true stories behind some of Andy and Terry's books and characters? Are you looking for simple, practical and inspiring writing activities? Would you li... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2013

Once Upon a Slime: 45 Ways to Get Writing Fast
$18.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 18

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 Sport & Leisure

Series:Gecko Press Titles Ser.

Cycling, ice hockey, athletics, tennis . . .There are so many sports and they're all fabulous Soccer is great, except when your team keeps shooting and missing. Horse-riding is wonderful--so long as the horse does what the rider wants. Running, cycling, and swimming requ... read more

Publication August 2018

Sports Are Fantastic Fun!
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

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 Educational Books

Series:Magnetic Learning Resources

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Nophoto
$7.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

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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: 8

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 Sport & Leisure

Wicked World Cup is the international guide that gives soccer fans the coolest commentary on the brilliant Brazilians, the awesome Argentinians, the invincible Italians and the fantastic French. PLUS discover the secrets of wicked wonders Pele, Beckham, and many more. This ... read more

Publication June 2018

Wicked World Cup 2018
$17.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 8

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 Geography

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

The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

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 History

Why did Roman emperors wear purple? Which colour is made from crushed beetles? What green pigment might be used to build super-fast computers of the future? Find out the answers to these and many more questions in this vibrant exploration of the stor... read more

PUBLICATION APRIL 2018

The Colours of History: How Colours Shaped the World
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

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 Social Sciences

What is an election? Who gets to be Prime Minister or President? What does immigration mean?
This essential introduction to politics for children answersall these questions and many more. Topics debated include capitalism, socialism and nationalism, terrorism, voti... read more

"Politics is boring." "Yeah, we don't care about politics."
Is this your kids? Or is this you? In this graphic novel style primer, Usborne has made an excellent job of explaining the fundamentals and even making it fun! Cute little cartoons and infographics race you... read more

Politics for Beginners
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

Bring history to life with more than 40 colourful maps in this children's atlas full of fascinating nuggets of information about our past, includes a pull-out poster. This beautiful history atlas helps children learn about world history all the way from the first ... read more

Children's Illustrated History Atlas
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Educational Books

Series:School Zone

I Know It Workbooks set the standard for home learning materials. The range is developed by professional educators to complement the curriculum at each grade. Each workbook has clear instructions and fun-to-do exercises.

Beginning Reading (School Zone)
$10.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Biography & Autobiography

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11

Together, they have taken on the greatest march ever made and come very near to great success; never giving up, and never giving up on each other. This is the story of Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition to Antarctica and the memorable c... read more

PUBLICATION MAY 2017

Into the White: Scott's Antarctic Odyssey
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Educational Books

Series:I Know It

I Know It Workbooks set the standard for home learning materials. The range is developed by professional educators to complement the curriculum at each grade. Each workbook has clear instructions and fun-to-do exercises.

Maths Readiness (School Zone)
$10.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5