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              Books by Anne Hunter

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              Twinkle, Tickle Little Star
               

              Twinkle, Tickle Little Star (Paperback)

              By Hunter, Anne

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              Twinkle, tickle, little star, of the salty sea. Near the rocks where mussels cling, is where I'm sure to be. A zillion feet adorn my arms; I don't have a head or teeth. My bottom's on the top of me; my mouth is where? Underneath. Anne Hunter's playful and delightful rhymes... along with Dave Gunson's superb illustrations, perfectly capture the unique characteristics of a range of creatures and plant life that young children commonly encounter when exploring the New Zealand seashore. Rhyming verse delightfully details some of the special features of triplefins, hermit crabs, scallops, jellyfish, sea anemonies, seaweed, black-backed gulls, paddle crabs, paua, katipo, sponges and starfish. This entertaining book is intended to be read aloud and children will be fascinated to learn more about the wild life on the seashore so they can enjoy exploring when visiting the beach. There is a fascinating facts section to supplement the verse at the back of the book.
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              ISBN 9781869665401
              Published NZ 29 Feb 2020
              Publisher New Holland Publishers
              Interest Age 4-6 years
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              Where's Baby?

              Where's Baby? (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Hunter, Anne

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              Papa Fox is looking for Baby Fox, who is just out of his sight ... but not ours! In this clever introduction to prepositions, Papa is looking for his baby. Is Baby up in the tree? Is Baby under the log? Is Baby around the corner? Where could Baby be?Readers will delight in spotti...ng the little fox on every page as Papa wanders the forest, encountering other animals all along the way, but never quite able to spot his own baby. Anne Hunter's delicate and lovely illustrations with their limited palette highlight the humour of this adorable hide-and-seek tale.
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              ISBN 9781406393781
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              Eekily Sneakily
               

              Eekily Sneakily (Paperback)

              By Hunter, Anne; Illustrated by Gunson, Dave

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              Rhyming text introduces readers to some of New Zealand's fascinating wildlife of garden and forest. Includes the English and Maori names and fascinating facts about the insects and other creatures.

              ISBN 9781869665036
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2018
              Publisher New Holland Publishers
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              One Little Fantail
               

              One Little Fantail (Paperback)

              By Hunter, Anne; Illustrated by Gunson, Dave

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              "A rhyming story about native New Zealand birds, with the English and Maori names on each spread and illustrations of each. Includes quirky facts about the birds"--Publisher's information. Suggested level: junior, primary.

              ISBN 9781775431381
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2013
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Cricket Song
               

              Cricket Song (Hardback)

              By Hunter, Anne

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              As crickets sing in the breeze, hunting owls watch over the bay, and sea otters doze on the tide, two children on different continents go to bed.

              ISBN 9780544582590
              Released NZ 1 May 2016
              Publisher Houghton Mifflin
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Possum and the Summer Storm
               

              Possum and the Summer Storm (Hardback)

              By Hunter, Anne

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              Possum returns in a lushly illustrated story about new homes and old friends--perfect for fans of Possum's Harvest Moon, Kevin Henkes and Beth Krommes.

              ISBN 9780544898912
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Houghton Mifflin
              Interest Age Children
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              Possum's Harvest Moon
               

              Possum's Harvest Moon (Paperback, New edition)

              By Hunter, Anne

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              Possum awakes one autumn evening and decides to invite his animal friends to a party to celebrate the beautiful harvest moon one last time before the long winter.

              ISBN 9780395918241
              Released NZ 28 Sep 1998
              Publisher Houghton Mifflin
              Interest Age 0-6 years
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              The Nest That Wren Built

              The Nest That Wren Built (Hardback)

              By Sonenshine, Randi; Illustrated by Hunter, Anne

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              Nature lovers and poetry fans alike will be drawn to this lyrical picture book depicting the way wrens build a nest for their young.This is the bark, snippets of twine, spidery rootlets, and needles of pine that shape the nest that Wren built. In the rhyming style of "The House T...hat Jack Built," this poem about the care and specificity that wrens put into building a nest is at once tender and true to life. Papa and Mama Wren gather treasures of the forest, from soft moss for a lining to snakeskin for warding off predators. Randi Sonenshine's lilting stanzas, woven with accurate and unexpected details about Carolina wrens, and Anne Hunter's gentle, inviting illustrations reveal the mysterious lives of these birds and impart an appreciation for the wonder of the life cycles around us. Back matter includes a glossary and additional interesting facts about wrens.
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              ISBN 9781536201536
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Candlewick Press,U.S
              Interest Age 4-7 years
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              Who Would Like a Christmas Tree?: A Tree for Each Season
               

              Who Would Like a Christmas Tree?: A Tree for Each Season (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Obed, Ellen; Illustrated by Hunter, Anne

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              A Christmas tree gives gifts to wildlife all year round.

              ISBN 9781944762834
              Released NZ 22 Oct 2019
              Publisher Islandport Press
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              Where's Baby?
               

              Where's Baby? (Hardback)

              By Hunter, Anne

              • RRP: $38.99
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              Papa Fox is looking for Baby Fox, who is just out of his sight ... but not ours! ... In this clever introduction to prepositions, a near-sighted Papa is looking for his baby. Is Baby up in the tree? Is Baby under the log? Is Baby around the corner? Where could Baby be? --

              ISBN 9780735264984
              Released NZ 7 Jan 2020
              Publisher Tundra Books (NY)
              Interest Age 3-6 years
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