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 NZ Comics

Awards:Shortlisted for the Te Kura Pounamu Award for Te Reo Maori at the NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2017

This graphic novel set in New Zealand that tells the story of Ngarara Huarau, a taniwha or mythical beast, that travels from Hawke's Bay to Wairarapa in search of his sister, Pari-kawhiti. As he journeys, his movement shapes the landscape, and his hunger leads him to eat birds, seals,... read more

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: 9781775502999
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 235mm X 170mm
Special Fields
: Maxine Hemi
: Paperback
: Andrew Burdan
: 24
: 52 colour illustrations
: books
Ngarara Huarau
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 NZ Comics

Series:Astarons

Through a series of illustrated comic style sci-fi books, eight super-heroes take us on an enthralling journey through our solar system, exploring our galaxy and further galaxies to the edge of the universe Throughout their adventures readers discover the solar system and... read more

General Fields
: 9780994127501
: Gilda Kirkpatrick Publishing Limited
: Gilda Kirkpatrick Publishing Limited
: 240mm X 168mm
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: Gilda Kirkpatrick
: Paperback
: 99
: colour
: books
Cosmic Guardians (Astarons #1)
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 NZ Comics

Series:Wars in the Whitecloud

In a small clearing of land nestled within the Wairau valley two peoples met; the recently established settlers of Nelson, and the governing tribe of that region - the renowned Ngati-Toa.
When they marched, both sides were prepared for confrontation...yet t... read more

General Fields
: 9780473356514
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: Kin Publishing Ltd
Special Fields
: M. H. McKinley
: Paperback
: colour
: books
Wairau 1843 (Wars in the Whitecloud #1)
$27.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Comics

This graphic novel set in New Zealand tells the story of Ngarara Huarau, a taniwha or mythical beast, that travels from Hawke's Bay to Wairarapa in search of his sister, Pari-kawhiti. As he journeys, his movement shapes the landscape, and his hunger leads him to eat birds, seal... read more

General Fields
: 9781775503002
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 235mm X 170mm
Special Fields
: Maxine Hemi
: Paperback
: Andrew Burdan
: 24
: 52 colour illustrations
: books
Ngarara Huarau (Te Reo)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

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 NZ Comics

Series:Matawehi Fables

Part of The Matawehi Fables series, this graphic novel is a story of two hostile tribes: one thriving, the other starving and forced to enter into a hard bargain to survive. In the midst of the conflict, two lovers from opposing tribes, Kahu and Kuratawhiti, plan to bring their warring tribes together... read more

General Fields
: 9781775501664
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
Special Fields
: Andrew Burdan (Illustrator); Helen Pearse-Otene
: Hardback
: Andrew Burdan
: 741.5993
: 44
: books
Arohanui: Revenge of the Fey (Matawehi Fables)
$24.99(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Comics

Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non-Fiction 2017.

Katherine Mansfield is a literary giant in New Zealand-but she had to leave the country to become one. She wrote, 'Oh to be a writer, a real writer.' And a real writer she was, until she died at age 34 of tuberculosis. The only writer Virginia Woolf was jealous of, ... read more

General Fields
: 9781776560691
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 24.80 cmmm X 16.50 cmmm
Special Fields
: Sarah Laing
: Paperback
: 0
: books
Mansfield and Me: A Graphic Memoir
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

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 NZ Comics

Awards:Winner in the New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards 2012. Picture book category

When violence and terror slash scarlet claws through mortal lives, they leave death, ashes and an aching thirst for revenge. In ancient China, martial arts have been outlawed. When the Qing Emperor's army attacks the dissident monks of the Shaolin Temple, only five escape the resulti... read more

General Fields
: 9781869508135
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: 229mm X 165mm
Special Fields
: Ant Sang
: Paperback
: 741.5993
: 192
: colour illustrations
: books
Shaolin Burning
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Comics

Acclaimed cartoonist Dylan Horrocks returns with a long-awaited new graphic novel, the first since his perennial classic, 1998's Hicksville (new edition, VUP 2010).
Cartoonist Sam Zabel hasn't drawn a comic in years. Stuck in a nightmare of creative block and despai... read more

General Fields
: 9780864739759
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Dylan Horrocks
: Paperback
: books
Sam Zabel and the Magic Pen
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White Cloud Worlds vol. 3 is the third release in this award-winning series of art books, and contains a stunning collection of sci-fi and fantasy art. The book features work by over 60 artists who have ... read more

General Fields
: 9780473329693
: Ignite Inc. Ltd
: 297mm X 246mm
Special Fields
: Paul Tobin (Editor)
: Hardback
: 224
: books
White Cloud Worlds: An anthology of science fiction and fantasy artwork from New Zealand, volume 3
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 NZ Comics

Daydreams, fantasty, true love and procrastination feature strongly in this marvellous selection of Dylan Horrocks’s shorter comics. Running from 1986 to 2012, Incomplete Works is both the chronicle of an age and a portrait of one man’s heroic struggle to get some work done.

General Fields
: 9780864739223
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 245x163mm
Special Fields
: Dylan Horrocks
: Paperback
: Dylan Horrocks
: 741.56993
: 192
: Colour and black & white
: books
Incomplete Works
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 NZ Comics

Hidden in a quiet corner of New Zealand's East Cape is a town where the beach is sunny, the tea is hot, the locals are friendly, and everyone loves comics. When reporter Leonard Batts turns up in Hicksville looking for the inside story on the town's most famous export, comic book megastar... read more

General Fields
: 9780864736246
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 245x160mm
Special Fields
: Dylan Horrocks
: Paperback
: 1st N.Z. ed.
: 741.5993
: 272
: illustrations
: books
Hicksville
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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The Heading Dog Who Spilt in Half is a charming blend of tall tales, shanties and legends from New Zealand, all bound up in a visually pleasing collection. The tales themselves are simple and narrated in a light, yarn-like sty... read more

General Fields
: 9781927213575
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
: 315mm X 225mm
Special Fields
: Michael Brown; Mat Tait
: Paperback
: Mat Tait
: 741.5993
: 156
: black and white
: books
The Heading Dog Who Split in Half: Legends and Tall Tales from New Zealand
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