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              The Amazing Discoveries of 100 Brilliant Scientists

              The Amazing Discoveries of 100 Brilliant Scientists (Hardback)

              By Wheatley, Abigail; Illustrated by Jones, Rob Lloyd

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              Discover the scientific breakthroughts of 100 brilliant scientists, from Albert Einstein, Marie Curie and Stephen Hawking, to lesser-known geniuses including 4th-century mathematician Hypatia of Alexandria, 11th-century Chinese polymath Shen Kuo and 20th-century Kenyan environmen...talist Wangari Maathai.
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              ISBN 9781474950800
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2020
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              The Nettle Princess

              The Nettle Princess (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Santelli, Alessandra

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              Elisa hates being a princess, and would much rather live in the woods with Hans, a prince from a rival kingdom. But when her father, the king, discovers her love for Hans, he locks Elisa in a gloomy tower. Elisa is too brave and too clever to stay blocked up. She escapes, dodges ...capture and finally finds happiness according to her own terms.
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              ISBN 9781474969789
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2020
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Young Reading Series 1
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              Jake Atlas and the Quest for the Crystal Mountain

              Jake Atlas and the Quest for the Crystal Mountain (Paperback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Cover design or artwork by Antonsson, Petur

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              TREASURE HUNTER, TOMB ROBBER, TROUBLEMAKERJake Atlas and his family are searching for the fifth emerald tablet that will reveal the secret to the history of humankind. At China's Terracotta Army Museum, Jake retrieves a clue to a safe passage into a nearby tomb, where the tablet ...is believed to be hidden. But when a helicopter appears and blows up the tomb, the Atlases know they are being pursued by the People of the Snake. They must decode the rescued tablet and journey to the Crystal Mountain in Tibet to discover its store of ancient knowledge. But the mountain is guarded by a spirit, never to be entered. Not one to be deterred, Jake Atlas must overcome high altitudes, survive in a frozen landscape and drink far more yak butter tea than he'd ever imagined to discover the mountain's secrets.Another heart-thumping Jake Atlas adventure from an award-winning author, full of laughs and high-tech gadgets.
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              ISBN 9781406385007
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Jake Atlas
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              Jake Atlas and the Keys of the Apocalypse

              Jake Atlas and the Keys of the Apocalypse (Paperback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd

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              JAKE ATLAS: TOMB ROBBER, TREASURE HUNTER, TROUBLEMAKER This fourth riveting Jake Atlas adventure takes Jake and his family to Rome, where they uncover the secret history of a Roman legion sworn to protect four mysterious keys. The keys hold back a force that wiped out a lost civi...lization - now, Jake and his family must find them to stop it from returning. Their mission leads them to the edges of what was the Roman empire - to a volcano in Morocco, Hadrian's Wall and an island in the Middle East. There they are forced to team up with their enemy, the People of the Snake, to stop a power that threatens to destroy half the world. But the closer Jake grows to the group that were once his enemy, the further apart he and his family drift. And as he approaches the end of his quest, he's faced with a terrible choice - save the world or save his family!
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              ISBN 9781406385014
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Jake Atlas and the Hunt for the Feathered God

              Jake Atlas and the Hunt for the Feathered God (Paperback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd

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              TREASURE HUNTER, TOMB ROBBER, TROUBLE MAKERJake Atlas and his family are on the run, hunted by international police while chasing the mysterious People of the Snake to stop them from hiding the secret history of humankind. But when the family's friend, Sami, is poisoned, the Peop...le of the Snake force the Atlases to work for them in exchange for a cure. Their mission: to locate a legendary lost city and the tomb of the Aztec god Quetzalcoatl in the jungles of Honduras - home to bandits, big cats, tarantulas and crocodiles. But the family's greatest enemy is themselves, as their squabbles threaten to get them into even deeper trouble.In order to reach the tomb, the family must survive ancient traps, jump out of a crashing plane, escape a jaguar's lair, climb a cliff of skulls, jump over a huge waterfall and escape from a trap of swinging blades!A brilliant heart-thumping sequel to the increasingly popular Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake, this is another high-octane adventure, full of laughs and high-tech gadgets, from an award-winning author.
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              ISBN 9781406377712
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Jake Atlas
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              History of the World in 100 Pictures

              History of the World in 100 Pictures (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Bernstein, Galia

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              A beautifully illustrated picture book tracing the entire history of the world, from Stone Age paintings to the computer revolution. With carefully-selected stickers of stunning artefacts and paintings to present major turning points in the history of the world - great battles, t...he rise and all of empires, revolutions and world-changing inventions.
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              ISBN 9781474937306
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2018
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
               

              The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Tavares, Victor

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              In the foggy alleys of Victorian London, Mr Utterson is seeking to uncover the secret of his friend and client, Dr Henry Jekyll. Why does the once-respectable Jekyll now lock himself away in his laboratory? And what is his connection to the vicious murderer Edward Hyde who stalks... the city's streets at night?
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              ISBN 9781409506737
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2010
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series 3.3 Young Reading Series Three (Purple)
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              Beowulf
               

              Beowulf (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Tavares, Victor

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              Part of Usborne Reading Programme , which is aimed at children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and complex stories, this title tells the oldest surviving epic in British literature for younger readers following the adventures of hero Beowulf.

              ISBN 9780746096864
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2009
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series 3.3 Young Reading Series Three (Purple)
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              Why the Kangaroo Jumps

              Why the Kangaroo Jumps (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Joven, John

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              Once, Kangaroo couldn't jump. Find out how that changed in this charmingly illustrated adaptation of one of Rudyard Kipling's much-loved Just So Stories. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, this book is specially written for children who are learning to read and includes enter...taining puzzles to solve at the end.
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              ISBN 9781474933391
              Released NZ 2 Aug 2017
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series First Reading Series 1
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              See Inside Famous Buildings

              See Inside Famous Buildings (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Ablett, Barry

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              Lets you discover and explore some of the world's most famous buildings. This book reveals the building's interior and facts such as how they were built and their histories. It features Empire State Building, Guggenheim Museum, Himeji Castle, Versailles Palace, Blue Mosque, and N...otre Dame Cathedral.
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              ISBN 9780746097755
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2009
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series See Inside
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