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Jungle Drums

Jungle Drums (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title)

By Base, Graeme

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Ngiri Mdogo is the smallest in a big family of African warthogs. They're not very pretty but they can put on a great mud wrestling contest. Ages 3+.

ISBN 9780143500964
Published 6 March 2006 by Penguin
Interest Age 2-6 years
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The Waterhole

The Waterhole (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Base, Graeme

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The creator of the international bestselling 'Animalia' brings a stunning new picture book, with an exquisite cast of characters and a timeless, life-affirming theme. This book is an ingenious infusion of counting book, puzzle book, story book and art book, with typically detaile ...

ISBN 9780140567533
Published 3 March 2003 by Penguin
Interest Age 3-6 years
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Animalia

Animalia (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New edition)

By Base, Graeme

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A picture book where familiar animals appear in unfamiliar situations and each page contains a wealth of hidden objects and ideas.

ISBN 9780140541120
Published 1 November 1990 by Penguin
Interest Age 5-8 years
Series Picture Puffin
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Voices in the Park

Voices in the Park (Paperback, New edition)

Illustrated by Browne, Anthony

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Four different voices tell their own version of the same walk in the park. The radically different perspectives provide depth to this simple story about overcoming adult snobbery, which explores many key themes such as alienation, friendship and the bizarre amid the mundane.

ISBN 9780552545648
Published 3 September 1999 by Random House
Interest Age 5-8 years
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Willy and Hugh

Willy and Hugh (Paperback)

By Browne, Anthony

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Willy hasn't got any friends and no-one ever lets him join in with their games. He is lonely, until the day he bumps into Hugh Jape in the park. Willy and Hugh are very different but they make a great team.

ISBN 9780552559652
Published 1 September 2008 by Random House
Interest Age 5-8 years
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Memorial

Memorial (Paperback, New title)

By Crew, Gary; Illustrated by Tan, Shaun

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This moving and evocative story interweaves themes of war, memory, and conservation, and brings the legend of the Anzacs to a new generation. Ages 9+. Honour Book, CBC Picture Book of the Year Awards 2000.

ISBN 9780734405456
Published 1 January 2003 by Hachette
Interest Age 7-9 years
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The Arrival

The Arrival (Hardback, illustrated edition)

By Tan, Shaun

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What drives so many to leave everything behind and journey to a mysterious country; a place without family or friends, where everything is nameless and the future is unknown? This silent graphic novel is the story of every migrant, every refugee, every displaced person, and a tri ...

ISBN 9780734406941
Published 12 October 2006 by Hachette
Interest Age 6-9 years
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Where the Forest Meets the Sea

Where the Forest Meets the Sea (Paperback, New edition)

Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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When a young boy visits a tropical rain forest, he pretends it is a long time ago and that extinct and rare animals live in the forest, and aboriginal children play there. But how much longer will the rainforest remain, he wonders?

ISBN 9780744513059
Published 28 May 1990 by Walker Books
Interest Age 6-10 years
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The Peasant Prince

The Peasant Prince (Hardback)

By Cunxin, Li; Illustrated by Spudvilas, Anne

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This true story of a poor Chinese peasant boy who, plucked unsuspectingly at the age of ten from millions of others across the land to be trained as a ballet dancer, is a fairytale that has already captivated many children and young adults. Ages 5+.

ISBN 9780670070541
Published 29 October 2007 by Penguin
Interest Age 5-9 years
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Destination Moon

Destination Moon (Paperback, Graphic novel)

By Herge

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Tintin and Captain Haddock receive a mysterious summons from Syldavia, but all is revealed when they are welcomed by none other than Professor Calculus. He is working on a top-secret mission to develop a nuclear moon rocket, but foreign spies are lurking around every corner!

ISBN 9781405206273
Published 12 March 2003 by Misc - Random House New Zealan
Interest Age 9-11 years
Series The Adventures of Tintin
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