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Velvet & Elvis: A Mother & Son Story of New Zealand's Longfin Eels
 

Velvet & Elvis: A Mother & Son Story of New Zealand's Longfin Eels (Paperback)

By Bowman, Stephanie

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The story relates the life cycle of our long fin eels through the characters Velvet and her son Elvis in an anthropomorphic manner. So, from that point of view the story is fictional, but the account of the life of NZ long fin eels, their life-cycle, threats to their survival, et ...

ISBN 9780958296687
Published 1 March 2013
Interest Age 8-11 years
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The Lost Worlds of Aotearoa
 

The Lost Worlds of Aotearoa (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gunson, Dave

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This stunning illustrated book describes the animals and plants that once thrived in New Zealand, but have now become lost to us for a variety of reasons. Covering the last 120 million years, this book is divided into three sections: the reign of the dinosaurs: after the dinosaur ...

ISBN 9781869416812
Published 15 March 2005 by Random House
Interest Age 4-12 years
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The Life Cycle of the Royal Albatross
 

The Life Cycle of the Royal Albatross (Paperback)

By Brownlie, Betty

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Did you know that the royal albatross is the largest seabird in the world? That it can fly for thousands of kilometres with barely a flap of its wings? And that after it takes off on its very first flight, it won't set foot on land for 3-5 years?

ISBN 9781869439040
Published 22 July 2010 by Scholastic
Interest Age 6-10 years
Series Life Cycle
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The Life Cycle of the Tuatara
 

The Life Cycle of the Tuatara (Paperback)

By Brownlie, Betty

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Find out all about our very own 'living fossil' in this fascinating look at the life cycle of the tuatara, presented with stunning images and educational text.

ISBN 9781869439644
Published 21 March 2011 by Scholastic
Interest Age 6-10 years
Series Life Cycle
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The Life Cycle of the Monarch Butterfly
 

The Life Cycle of the Monarch Butterfly (Paperback)

By Brownlie, Betty

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Did you know that the monarch butterfly can fly only after the sun has warmed its wings? Or that monarchs can fly great distances - covering 2000 kilometres in 2-4 days? You will be fascinated by the background story of these beautiful creatures, often found fluttering through ou ...

ISBN 9781869439835
Published 24 January 2011 by Scholastic
Interest Age 4-12 years
Series Life Cycle
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The Life Cycle of the Frog
 

The Life Cycle of the Frog (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

By Brownlie, Betty

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Did you know that frogs never drink water? And that they always blink when eating food? Or that frogs will die if their skin dries out? Illustrated with magnificent full-colour photographs.

ISBN 9781869439842
Published 21 March 2011 by Scholastic
Interest Age 6-10 years
Series Life Cycle
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Invaders: Animals from Elsewhere That are Causing Trouble Here
 

Invaders: Animals from Elsewhere That are Causing Trouble Here (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Vallance, Nicola; Photographs by Morris, Rod

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The 'invaders' of the title are the animals from overseas that have made New Zealand their home - often by human hand and usually with disastrous consequences for the local wildlife. This book dishes out home truths and fascinating insights that will encourage children to take a ...

ISBN 9781869662097
Published 5 June 2009 by New Holland Publishers
Interest Age 9-14 years
Series Nic's New Zealand Nature
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Save Our Seas: Continuing the Mission of the Great Sir Peter Blake
 

Save Our Seas: Continuing the Mission of the Great Sir Peter Blake (Paperback)

By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Lingard, Vivienne

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Join Skipper L.B. Tross on a seafaring adventure around the coast of New Zealand, where you will learn heaps about our sealife and what threatens it.

ISBN 9781869662301
Published 5 June 2009 by New Holland Publishers
Interest Age 7-12 years
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Eco-rangers Save the Planet
 

Eco-rangers Save the Planet (Paperback)

By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Lingard, Vivienne

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Structured as a series of rangers' missions, this book educates Intermediate-age children about the environmental issues facing them today and encourages them to make informed choices on a range of subjects from saving energy and water to using transport, technology and products. ...

ISBN 9781869662585
Published 2 October 2009 by New Holland Publishers
Interest Age 11-13 years
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All About New Zealand's Sea Life
 

All About New Zealand's Sea Life (Paperback)

By Gunson, Dave

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All About New Zealand's Sea Life, written and illustrated by artist, children's book writer and nature lover Dave Gunson, introduces around 60 of our most interesting or spectacular sea creatures and plants. Each page features one large or two or three smaller illustrations accom ...

ISBN 9781869662844
Published 7 January 2011 by New Holland Publishers
Interest Age 4-12 years
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