There are many kinds of hero! OH BOY is a striking collection of true stories about amazing New Zealand men who busted stereotypes and broke through obstacles to follow their passion.
Heroes can wear rugby boots or ballet shoes. They can go on adve... read more

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: 9780143772545
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Puffin Books
: 2.8 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters X 25.5 Centimeters
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: Stuart Lipshaw
: Hardback
: Various
: 305.31092293
: 208
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Oh Boy: A Storybook of Epic NZ Men
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Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

The humorous cartoon-style illustrations and the narrative approach encourages readers to get emotionally involved with the characters, aiding their understanding of what life would have been like exploring with Captain Cook. Informative captio... read more

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: 9781912233472
: Book House
: Book House
: ---length:- '24'width:- '21.2'units:- Centimeters
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: Mark Bergin
: Paperback
: David Antram
: 910.92
: 40
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You Wouldn't Want to Explore with Captain Cook!
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 Junior Non-Fiction

Awards:Winner of the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards for the Elsie Locke Award for Non-Fiction and the Winner of the 2018 Margaret Mahy Book of the Year. NZ Listener 50 Best Books for Kids 2017 The Sapling Best Books List 2017

Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud. Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. Explore the defining moments... read more

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: 9780143770350
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Puffin Books
: 376mm X 278mm X 14mm
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: Gavin Bishop
: Hardback
: 993
: 64
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Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story
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 Junior Non-Fiction

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, d... read more

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: 9781775434740
: Scholastic New Zealand Limited
: Scholastic New Zealand
: 280mm X 215mm
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: Maria Gill; Marco Ivancic (Illustrator)
: Hardback
: Marco Ivancic
: 355.4240993
: 64
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ANZAC Animals: 20 Animal Friends from WWI and WWII
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Winner of the 2011 LIANZA Elsie Locke Medal for Non-fiction Shortlisted for the Non-fiction Award in the 2011 NZ Post Book Awards Kids are fascinated by dinosaurs, and love the idea of the fossils they have left behind. New Zealand has a rich fossil record,... read more

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: 9780143772415
: Random House New Zealand
: Random House New Zealand
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: James Crampton
: Paperback
: 560.993
: 208
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The Kiwi Fossil Hunter's Handbook
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 Junior Non-Fiction

Series:Horrible Histories Novelty Ser.

Puts the Terrible Trenches in a whole new light! With fact file fold-outs, trench letters and much, much more.This commemorative guide to life on the Front Line marks 100 years since the end of the war with full-colour illustrations and paper novelty elements. <... read more

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: 9781407191171
: Scholastic
: Scholastic
: 1.7 Centimeters X 22.4 Centimeters X 23.7 Centimeters
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: Terry Deary
: Hardback
: Martin Brown
: 940.4144
: 32
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Terrible Trenches Field Book
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 Junior Non-Fiction

Series:Engineer Ser.

In its new pocket-size format with a rubber-band closure, Rubber Band Engineer: All-Ballistic Pocket Edition is a fun-filled book of backyard projects that's perfect for gifting. Shooting far, flying high, and delivering way more exciting re... read more

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: 9781631597381
: Quarto Publishing Group USA
: Rockport Publishers
: --- length: - '7.92' width: - '5.95' units: - Inches
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: Lance Akiyama
: Hardback
: 128
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Rubber Band Engineer: All-Ballistic Pocket Edition
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 Junior Non-Fiction

Series:DK Eyewitness

This is an engaging and entertaining reference guide about cats - perfect for younger readers. From evolution and anatomy to behaviour and species, let your child learn all about these fantastic felines in Eyewitness Cat whether they love animals or need some homework help... read more

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: 9781409343813
: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
: Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
: 280mm X 216mm
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: Dorling Kindersley
: Paperback
: 714
: 636.8
: 72
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Cat (DK Eyewitness)
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Perfect for the Internet generation, "Talk Nerdy to Me" provides readers with a new way of exploring, reading, seeing, and understanding the world around them. Previously published as "Look Now," "Talk Nerdy to Me" presents comple... read more

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: 9781465427649
: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
: 234mm X 183mm X 18mm
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: Mr Joe Fullman
: Paperback / softback
: 031
: 256
: colour illustrations, maps
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Talk Nerdy to Me: The World in Facts, STATS, and Geeky Graphics
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 Junior Non-Fiction

Series:Ripley's Believe it or Not

Another year's worth of wild and wacky information from Ripley's Believe It or Not! 144 pages of awesomely weird information and photos. Cover includes eye-catching special effects!

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: 9780545681629
: Scholastic US
: Scholastic US
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: Ripley's Entertainment Inc
: Hardback
: 914
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Ripley's Believe it or Not: Special Edition 2015
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Do you really think you could count one million kiwi? How about one thousand? With this wallchart you

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: 9781869486525
: southpac
: southpac
: 520mm X 755mm
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: Dave Gunson
: Wallchart
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Kiwi One! Two! Three! Wall Chart
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Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards 2018. Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world.Discover fas... read more

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: 9781408876985
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
: 21.00 cmmm X 15.00 cmmm X 2.20 cmmm
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: Kate Pankhurst
: Paperback
: 1016
: 305.409
: 32
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Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World
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