Wheelers Books
Show navigation
Hide navigation
Sections
Children's Pacifica Categories
Adult & General Audience Pacifica Categories
By Publication Date
By Latest Addition

All releases

This division of Wheelers Books features titles published in or about New Zealand and the Pacific region. This in-depth coverage includes mainstream publishers and smaller specialist publishers. View our recently added titles.

If you are a School/Library please contact us for your account code.

List of all titles published

Please note that one or more filters are currently in effect which may have an impact on the number of results. Filters can be changed or cleared from within the Filter Results box (on the right →).

Total 500+ Detail View List View Gallery
«‹ previous12345...next ›»
jump to: go showing all titles, and sorted by popularity (top selling titles).
The Walking Tree
 

The Walking Tree (Paperback)

By MacGregor, Jill

  • RRP: $20.00
  • ONLY $18.00
  • Save $2.00

Florence lives on a small island called Nguna and she describes the many uses of the pandanus tree in daily life in Vanuatu. Includes some words in Bislama.

ISBN 9780473313692
Published 15 February 2015 by Puriri Paddocks
Interest Age 2-6 years
Series Children of the Pacific
View details for this title
Guadalcanal 1942-43: America's First Victory on the Road to Tokyo
  

Guadalcanal 1942-43: America's First Victory on the Road to Tokyo (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Stille, Mark; Illustrated by Dennis, Peter

  • RRP: $46.99
  • ONLY $37.59
  • Save $9.40

Analyzing the three Japanese attempts to retake the island in the face of ferocious, and ultimately successful, American resistance, this book shows how the battle was won and lost, and how it would affect the outcome of the Pacific War as a whole.

ISBN 9781472806932
Release Date 18 August 2015 by Osprey Publishing
Interest Age All ages
Series Campaign
Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 18 Aug 2015.
View details for this title
Mau: Samoa's Struggle for Freedom
  

Mau: Samoa's Struggle for Freedom (Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2015 reprint re issue)

By Field, Michael J.

  • RRP: $29.99
  • ONLY $26.99
  • Save $3.00

... the story of a courageous and non-violent freedom movement. A movement known as Mau. Thoroughly researched and provocative... an integral chapter in the history of Samoa, New Zealand and the Pacific.

ISBN 9780908597079
Published 1 August 1991 by PASIFIKA PRESS
Interest Age Young Adults
Usually ships 7-15 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
View details for this title
The Battle for Vella Lavella: The Allied Recapture of Solomon Islands Territory, August 15-September 9, 1943
 

The Battle for Vella Lavella: The Allied Recapture of Solomon Islands Territory, August 15-September 9, 1943 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Newell, Reg

  • OUR PRICE $112.99

During World War II the Solomon Islands became the scene of a titanic struggle between Allied and Japanese forces. After their victory on Guadalcanal, American forces advanced into the New Georgia Group and suffered horrendous casualties. Admiral Halsey then implemented an island ...

ISBN 9780786473274
Published 31 May 2015 by McFarland & Co Inc
Interest Age All ages
View details for this title
Arts and Crafts of Micronesia:
 

Arts and Crafts of Micronesia: (Paperback)

By Wavell, Barbara

This image-driven book provides a detailed view of the artwork, craftsmanship, and history of the traditional arts of Micronesia using a unique blend of contemporary and historic collections to showcase such items as carved statuary, storyboards, model canoes, woven mats, baskets ...

ISBN 9781573063098
Published 4 November 2010 by Miscellaneous
Interest Age All ages
Sorry, this title is not currently available from any of our suppliers.
View details for this title
Santa Cruz, 1942: Carrier Duel in the South Pacific
 

Santa Cruz, 1942: Carrier Duel in the South Pacific (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Stille, Mark; Illustrated by Gerrard, Howard

  • RRP: $44.99
  • ONLY $35.99
  • Save $9.00

Despite myth, the Japanese carrier force was not destroyed at Midway but survived to still prove a threat in the Pacific Theater. Nowhere was this clearer than in the battle of Santa Cruz of October 1942. The Japanese were able to gain a tactical victory at Santa Cruz. This book ...

ISBN 9781849086059
Published 5 September 2012 by Osprey Publishing
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Campaign
Usually ships 7-15 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
View details for this title
Tupaia: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's Polynesian Navigator
  

Tupaia: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's Polynesian Navigator (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Druett, Joan

Tupaia, lauded by Europeans as 'an extraordinary genius', sailed with Captain Cook from Tahiti, piloted the Endeavour about the South Pacific, and interceded with Maori in NZ. His story has never been fully told. Tupaia, a gifted linguist, a brilliant orator, and a most devious p ...

ISBN 9781869793869
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781869797133
Published 17 June 2011 by Random House
Interest Age Young Adults
Sorry, availability of this title has not been updated from publisher recently so availability is uncertain.
View details for this title
Mi Bas side orn Pitcairn
  

Mi Bas side orn Pitcairn (Paperback)

By Wrren, Meralda

  • RRP: $33.00
  • ONLY $29.70
  • Save $3.30

eaching the children at school during Culture classes in 2007 and to help them remember Pitcairn Islands place names we made a book together. Susan Davies was the school teacher from Nelson New Zealand at the time and we would on culture day spend a good time out sketching our pi ...

ISBN 238911
Published 6 June 2008 by Maimiti Haven
Interest Age All ages
Ready to ship!  
View details for this title
Astonish Me - Rare Polynesian stories (3 dvd set)
  

Astonish Me - Rare Polynesian stories (3 dvd set) (dvd set/Other)

  • OUR PRICE $85.00

Celebrate these rare Polynesian stories in a package of three DVDs: TAHITI - Manouche Lehartel mixes traditional music with Mozart (6.5 mins) TONGA - Marilyn Meier revisits her homeland to play for the King (14 mins) SAMOA - Aggie Grey shows us her beloved Samoa (7.5 min ...

ISBN 433608
Published 16 September 2010 by Juniper Film
Interest Age All ages
Ready to ship!  
View details for this title
Pacific Atlas: A Political, Historical & Cultural Atlas Of Australia, New Zealand & The Pacific Islands
  

Pacific Atlas: A Political, Historical & Cultural Atlas Of Australia, New Zealand & The Pacific Islands (Paperback)

By Vidulich, Michael L.

  • RRP: $79.99
  • ONLY $71.99
  • Save $8.00

This atlas has been designed for students, teachers and others who have an interest in comparing Pacific places politically. historically and culturally.

ISBN 9780473229672
Published 30 December 2012
Interest Age 12-15 years
Ready to ship!  
View details for this title
Total 500+ Detail View List View Gallery «‹ previous12345...next ›»