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The Discombobulated Life of Summer Rain
 

The Discombobulated Life of Summer Rain (Paperback)

By Lamb, Julie

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"Making people laugh is what Summer does best. It's how she fits in. And is it any wonder with a family like hers? Top of the list of crazies is Pop, her stingy grandfather, who whips up possum stews and turns chicken scraps into the worst school lunches ever. So why does Juanita ...

ISBN 9780994123701
Published 2 April 2016 by Makaro Press
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Like Nobody's Watching
  

Like Nobody's Watching (Paperback)

By Ritchie, L. J.

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"Like Nobody's Watching is a young adult novel that follows Oscar and his friends at their Wellington high school when they hack into the school's new surveillance system to get evidence to stop bullies from harassing his friend's little brother. But the power this brings them go ...

ISBN 9780994137203
Published 3 October 2016 by Escalator Press
Interest Age 13+ years
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Wars in the Whitecloud: Wairau 1843
  

Wars in the Whitecloud: Wairau 1843 (Paperback)

By McKinley, M. H.

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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 they weren't expecti ...

ISBN 9780473356514
Published 31 July 2016 by NZ / SP Author Self Published
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The Day the Costumes Stuck
 

The Day the Costumes Stuck (Paperback)

By Morris, Toby

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A delightfully quirky tale that will stimulate the imagination, and will leave a fun and lasting impression on children. Filled with striking and colourful illustrations by Toby Morris, this book will bring a smile to adults and children alike. The moral of the story that 'everyo ...

ISBN 9780994138309
Published 21 November 2016 by Beatnik Publishing
Interest Age 2-6 years
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That's Not a Hippopotamus!
 

That's Not a Hippopotamus! (Paperback)

By MacIver, Juliette

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A class trip to the zoo descends into a chaotic hunt for the missing hippopotamus. Teacher, zookeeper and all the children join the search. The noise and drama reach a pitch, and no one thinks to listen to quiet Liam, who really might know where the hippo is hiding.

ISBN 9781927271971
Published 10 November 2016 by Gecko Press
Interest Age 0-5 years
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The Mouse and the Octopus
 

The Mouse and the Octopus (Paperback)

Illustrated by Halapua, Lisala

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From the depths of a Tongan forest to the edge of a reef, this is a reimagining of an old Tongan fable about a mischievous mouse, an unwitting octopus and the bitter feud that erupts.

ISBN 9780473380168
Published 14 February 2017 by Talanoa Books
Interest Age 2-6 years
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My Grandpa Is A Dinosaur
 

My Grandpa Is A Dinosaur (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Fairgray, Richard

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"Wanda has noticed some very unusual things about her grandpa: his pants need tail holes, he can eat an entire tree, his footprints attract palaeontologists. Grandpa is a dinosaur. Wanda knows it, but nobody will believe her!"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9780143507192
Published 2 May 2016 by Penguin
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Helper and Helper
 

Helper and Helper (Paperback)

By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

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More funny stories and wry observations with the bestselling Snake and Lizard.

ISBN 9781776571055
Published 9 February 2017 by Gecko Press
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Gwendolyn!
 

Gwendolyn! (Hardback)

By MacIver, Juliette; Illustrated by Baynton, Terri Rose

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A PENGUIN in the JUNGLE? In the jungle there are jaguars, monkeys and parrots aplenty, but there are no penguins. None at all. Because penguins do not live in the jungle, except for ... GWENDOLYN! A story about friendship, adventure and finding your home. Ages 2-5

ISBN 9780733335174
Published 1 October 2016 by ABC Books
Interest Age 2-6 years
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Snark: Being a True History of the Expedition That Discovered the Snark & the Jabberwock & its Tragic Aftermath
  

Snark: Being a True History of the Expedition That Discovered the Snark & the Jabberwock & its Tragic Aftermath (Hardback)

By Elliot, David

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"Gabriel Clutch was a thief and a liar but he was right about one thing. He told me he had a great secret in his collection that would shake the literary world to its roots if it ever got out." So begins the delightfully dark Snark, a tumultous romp through worlds created by Lewi ...

ISBN 9781877578946
Published 2 November 2016 by Otago University Press
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