|Series:||The Loblolly Boy|
|Reading Level:||very good|
|Awards:||The Loblolly Boy was winner of the 2010 NZ Post Children's Book Award for Fiction. Finalist in the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2012|
The Loblolly boy wants his old life back and his plight is all the more poignant for his searching.
In this stunning junior fiction fantasy sequel to The Loblolly Boy, Michael convinces the unhappy boy at the Great Hall to Exchange with him once again, an... read more
Another colourful and captivating adventure from Kapai and his mates Tamatea, Pipi and Uncle Slim. This time the group of friends explore Rotorua - discovering geysers, bubbling mud pools, hangi food, the native forest walking tracks and the soothing hot pools, meeting so... read more
Uh-oh. Mrs. Wishy-Washy is at it again. Rubbing and scrubbing all the animals on the farm. But this time they aren't standing for it. Duck, Cow, and Pig are leaving mean old Mrs. Wishy-Washy for good
They run away to the big city. But they get lost, wander... read more
|Reading Level:||Teen - Grade 7-9, Age 12-14|
The perfect gift - five of Dr. Seuss' best-loved tales in one attractive book.
A wonderful gift, featuring five of the hilarious classics that made Dr. Seuss one of the best-loved children's authors:
The Cat in the Hat The Cat in the Hat Comes Back Gree... read more
'Noisy Farm' is an illustrated board book which includes an attached sound panel. It presents various rural scenes, featuring a crowing cockerel, bleating sheep, lowing cows and many more.
|Reading Level:||From 2 To 12|
|Awards:||Winner of Smarties Book Prize Overall Winner 1989 and Smarties Book Prize 0-5 Category 1989.|
For brave hunters and bear-lovers, the classic chant-aloud by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury.
Follow and join in the family's excitement as they wade through the grass, splash through the river and squelch through the mud in search of a bear. What a surprise awaits them in the cave on the other side of the dark forest!
|Author:||Laura Vaccaro Seeger|
|Series:||Dog and Bear|
In this second book in the series, we have another three stories: Dog celebrates Bear's birthday, Dog thinks about running away from home, and Bear cheers Dog up when he is feeling sad.
"The wheels on the bus go round and round ..." Everyone knows the song. But now the bus is going around beautiful New Zealand and its passengers you just might know: kiwi, penguin, tuatara, fantail and many more. Come along for the ride!
New this season in Barron's growing list of " Creativity Activity Books " for kids is " The Art Creativity Book, ," filled with fun things for boys and girls to do. All titles in the series feature--
Games, puzzles, stencils, sticker sheets, and an illustrated ... read more
The second hilarious story about Splat the Cat, the irresistible character from Rob Scotton, bestselling creator of Russell the Sheep Splat the cat is desperate to become friends with one of the girls at school! But he's much too shy to talk to her. However will he get her attention? P... read more
Pukeko wants to be good at something. Bellbird sings, Weka is a magician, Kea is a clown and Fantail is fantastic on the high wire - but what can Pukeko do? Just when he is about to give up his friends come to the rescue.
|Series:||I Can Read Level 2|
From the creators of Ice Age and Rio, Epic tells the story of a hidden civilization. The battle between good and evil rages until a teenage girl is magically transported into this forest kingdom to help save their world, and ours.
The Leafmen are brave w... read more