Category:

 NZ Picture Books

When Dad loses his car keys, toddler Mary suspects that they have ended up down the back of the chair so Dad begins to search. But what an odd assortments of objects are living down the back of the chair! This lively, eccentric poem is a visual explosion of fun a... read more

Down the Back of the Chair
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Available Stock: 29

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 fl... read more

PUBLICATION AUGUST 2017

Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
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Available Stock: 17

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

The aftermath of a mountain-climbing accident, a petrolhead neighbour, a troubled little brother, what boy wouldn't prefer the company of the Greek gods, astronomists and his best friend, Attila the Pun? After Tuttles father dies on Mount Everest, his mother is distant and muf... read more

PUBLICATION MAY 2017

Zeustian Logic
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Available Stock: 17

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Discovered picking pockets at Coxford's Corn Market, fourteen year old Sin is hunted across the city. Caught by the enigmatic Eldritch Moons, Sin is offered a way out of his life of crime: join the Covert Operations Group (COG) and train to become a spy. At Lenheim ... read more

Publication: August 2017

The Traitor and the Thief
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Available Stock: 14

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Series:Charlie

It begins with an interrupted story. Then, a mysterious box that speaks and sings. Add unusually unusual teachers, incredible lurking from the Lurker, an insect orchestra and a bungling burglar and it's up to Charlie and Hils to save three innoce... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2017

Charlie and the Karaoke Cockroaches (Charlie #2)
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Available Stock: 13

Cats from many different countries may like to do all kinds of strange things, but my cat, an ordinary round-the-house cat, likes to hide in boxes.

PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2014

My Cat Likes to Hide in Boxes (PB)
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Available Stock: 12

In ancient times in Aotearoa, there was a beautiful lake in which there dwelt two monstrous taniwha. Their names were Whataitai and Ngake. Whataitai and Ngake are two taniwha living in a beautiful lake. But when Ngake gets bored and decides to break fr... read more

The Taniwha of Wellington Harbour
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Category:

 NZ Picture Books

PICTURE STORYBOOKS. Things don't go quite as planned when the family dogs come along for a trip to the beach.... In this lively read-aloud romp, Mahy takes the rhythm from "This is the way we wash our clothes" and transforms it into a rollicking walking tune for... read more

A Summery Saturday Morning
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Available Stock: 10

Category:

 NZ Picture Books

The cows and sheep think Farmer McPhee should stop frowning and start frisking. But Farmer McPhee just wants to get some sleep! Then one moonlit night, something changes...A collaboration between our best loved writer for children, Margaret Mahy, and the wonderfu... read more

PUBLICATION MAY 2015

The Moon and Farmer McPhee (PB)
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Available Stock: 10

Category:

 NZ Picture Books

Mrs Wishy-Washy is at it again, rubbing and scrubbing all the animals on the farm. But this time they are not standing for it. Duck, cow and pig run away to the big city - but they get lost. Maybe Mrs Wishy-Washy and her farm aren't so bad after all.

Mrs Wishy-Washy's Farm
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Available Stock: 10

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

What would you do if you found a Magic Pencil? Meet Bob. He found a Magic Pencil one day on his way to school and now his life will never be the same again. The Fakeys want to take over the world! They will do anything to take the pencil from Bob. Will they succeed? Join Bob... read more

The Magic Pencil
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Available Stock: 8

Category:

 NZ Non Fiction

Awards:Non-Fiction Finalist 2016 and lllustration Finalist 2016 - NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults

Matt McPherson is cycling around town delivering the last edition of the town newspaper, The New Zealand Times. It is being closed by its owners, but as Matt makes his last deliveries we slip back in time and learn about some of t... read more

http://mattsnewspaper.blogspot.co.nz/

Changing Times: The Story of a New Zealand Town and its Newspaper
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Available Stock: 7