Fifteen timeless and essential Maori myths and legends are retold by gifted storyteller Annie Rae Te Ake Ake in this stunning, one-of-a-kind treasury. Illustrated by young Kiwi artists, this classic collection is a testament to the many and vibrant cultures of Aotearoa past, present and future.

Myths and Legends of Aotearoa: 15 timeless tales of New Zealand
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Who knew our soldiers had such a variety of animal companions in the two world wars? Apart from the beasts of burden that one might expect, such as horses, mules, donkeys and camels, many battalions had mascots as well: kangaroos, monkeys, dogs... read more

Anzac Animals: 20 Animal Friends from WWI and WWII
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The story of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, a part of New Zealand's history that many peoplewish they knew more about. The book describes how the wars came about, where and whenthey were fought, who was involved, and how they affected women and children. It explains th... read more

The New Zealand Wars
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Awards:Winner of the 2017 Elsie Locke Award for Non Fiction at the NZ Book Awards for Childrens & Young Adults.

The true story of two boys who live on the wild and rugged West Coast of the South Island. Join Jack and Charlie as they go whitebaiting and fishing, panning for gold, chopping wood with their tomahawks, firing at targets with their bows and arrows, plucking d... read more

Jack and Charlie: Boys of the Bush
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Wildlife artist and birdwatcher Sandra Morris introduces fourteen New Zealand birds. Looking at birds of the mountains, forest, coast and sea, Sandra tells how they got their names, how they feed, sing or call, and how they nest and raise a family. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

Discovering New Zealand Birds
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Hiriwa, a new calf, is warned by the pod of Maui’s dolphins about the dangers of going near the dark shapes (fishing boats). Hiriwa heeds their warning until one day the bottom-set gillnet from a fishing trawler catches his friends. He does all he can to save them.

The Last of Maui's Dolphins
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Awards:Non-Fiction Finalist 2016 - NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults

Photography was invented the year before the Treaty of Waitangi was signed. Within a few years, cameras were charting the life and times of people at this end of the planet. See What I Can See is a celebration of the camera - the... read more

See What I Can See: New Zealand Photography for the Young & Curious
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Series:All About New Zealand...

Kiwiana celebrates items and icons from New Zealand's heritage, especially iconic Kiwi elements from around the middle of the 20th century. Many evoke a sense of nostalgia and are seen as contributing to our national identity.

Kiwiana (All About)
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Speedy Trains tells you everything you want to know about trains, from building the first railways to steam engines and trains that hover above the rails. Learn about trains that go underground, across water, through rock and more. Speedy Trains is part of a great ... read more

Speedy Trains (It's All About...)
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Fast Cars tells you everything you want to know about cars, from the earliest automobiles to speedy supercars, rally racers and even cars that fly.Fast Cars is part of a great new collectible series called It's all about... It is packed with facts and stats, and there ... read more

Fast Cars (It's All About...)
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Series:It's All About...

Mighty Trucks tells you everything you want to know about trucks, from mining trucks to dumper trucks, lorries that can carry houses, fire engines ready with lots of water and so much more. Mighty Trucks is part of a great new collectible series called It's all abo... read more

Mighty Trucks (It's All About...)
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Awards:Shortlisted for CLL Educational Publishing Awards: Best Book or Series in Primary Publishing 2010.

Teaching Reading Comprehension Strategies is a step-by-step guide based on the latest reading comprehension research and is the result of Sheena's learning journey into research-based practice and her experiences teaching in... read more

Teaching Reading Comprehension Strategies : A Practical Classroom Guide
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