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              Books by Matt Collins

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              Forest: Walking among trees

              Forest: Walking among trees (Hardback)

              By Collins, Matt; Photographs by Lewis, Roo

              • RRP: $42.00
              • $32.76
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              Forest celebrates the diverse ways in which trees and forests are as magnificent, economically relevant and profoundly enchanting today as they ever have been. Journeying across the continents, Matt Collins and Roo Lewis tie together both the historical context and modern day app...lications of some of the world's most fascinating and iconic trees.
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              ISBN 9781911595267
              Released NZ 18 Mar 2019
              Publisher Pavilion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Women Who Broke the Rules: Sacajawea

              Women Who Broke the Rules: Sacajawea (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Krull, Kathleen; Illustrated by Collins, Matt

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $11.69
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              A new biography series, complete with full color illustrations, that celebrates amazing women, from acclaimed author Kathleen Krull.

              ISBN 9780802738004
              Released NZ 24 Jun 2015
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 6-9 years
              Series Women Who Broke the Rules
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              My Tiny Flower Garden: Beautiful blooms in surprisingly small spaces

              My Tiny Flower Garden: Beautiful blooms in surprisingly small spaces (Hardback)

              By Collins, Matt; Lewis, Roo

              • RRP: $35.00
              • $27.30
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              Think you don't have enough room for beautiful blooms? My Tiny Flower Garden is bursting with amazing ideas and savvy solutions to help you transform any small space into a floral feast.

              ISBN 9781910904732
              Released NZ 24 May 2017
              Publisher Pavilion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series my tiny
              Availability
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              A Picture Book of Alexander Hamilton
               

              A Picture Book of Alexander Hamilton (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Adler, David A.; Illustrated by Collins, Matt

              • RRP: $15.99
              • $12.79
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              • Pub Date
                1 Mar 21

              How the extraordinary patriot made soaring accomplishments but then met his devastating end, the life of Alexander Hamilton for picture book readers. From his youth in the Caribbean to his immigration to New York City, this picture book covers the highlights of Alexander Hamilton...'s legacy, including his part in the American revolution, his influence on the monetary system we still use today, and his tragic death. Matt Collin's hyperrealistic art style will transport readers right alongside Hamilton, while David A. Adler deftly chronicles pivotal moments in the Founding Father's short but hugely influential life. A timeline of important events is included. For almost thirty years, David Adler's Picture Book Biography series has profiled famous people who changed the world. Colorful, kid-friendly illustrations combine with Adler's expert mixtures of facts and personality (Booklist) to introduce young readers to history through compelling biographies of presidents, heroes, inventors, explorers, and adventurers. These books are ideal for first and second graders interested in history, or who need reliable sources for school book reports.
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              ISBN 9780823447275
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2021
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 4-8 years
              Series Picture Book Biography
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              50 Things to Do with a Penknife: The whittler's guide to life

              50 Things to Do with a Penknife: The whittler's guide to life (Hardback)

              By Collins, Matt

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.59
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              A practical gift guide to the age-old art of whittling. There are 50 projects featured in the book, ranging from quick makes to more elaborate projects, and even a chapter on creating things from cork. Featuring the ultimate crossover of cool craftsmanship and savvy survival-skil...l projects, this book is the perfect gift for creative adventurers.
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              ISBN 9781911216865
              Released NZ 8 Nov 2017
              Publisher Pavilion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
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              A Picture Book of Alexander Hamilton

              A Picture Book of Alexander Hamilton (Hardback)

              By Adler, David A.; Illustrated by Collins, Matt

              • RRP: $37.00
              • $29.60
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              How the extraordinary patriot made soaring accomplishments but then met his devastating end, the life of Alexander Hamilton for picture book readers.

              ISBN 9780823439614
              Released NZ 10 Dec 2019
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 4-8 years
              Series Picture Book Biography
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              Roller Derby Rivals

              Roller Derby Rivals (Paperback)

              By Macy, Sue; Illustrated by Collins, Matt

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $14.39
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              New York City, 1948. Midge 'Toughie' Brasuhn is scrappy and lightning quick. Gerry Murray is a gutsy glamour girl - and Toughie's chief adversary.

              ISBN 9780823441853
              Released NZ 19 Mar 2019
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 6-9 years
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              50 Things to Do with a Penknife: Cool Craftsmanship and Savvy Survival-Skill Projects (Carving Book, Gift for Nature Lovers, Hikers, Dads, and Sons)
               

              50 Things to Do with a Penknife: Cool Craftsmanship and Savvy Survival-Skill Projects (Carving Book, Gift for Nature Lovers, Hikers, Dads, and Sons) (Hardback)

              By Collins, Matt; Illustrated by Nilsson, Maria

              • RRP: $36.50
              • $29.96
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              Whether you're a beginner or seasoned whittler, this practical guide to the age-old yet newly popular art of whittling will delight, inspire, and instruct you. Featuring projects that cater to a range of skill levels--including a pen/pencil holder, chess pieces, a slingshot, spoo...n, whistle, chopsticks, fishhook, bookmark, and more elaborate carvings like a horse's head and whale--50 Things to Do with a Penknife is the perfect combination of cool craftsmanship with savvy survival-skill projects. Detailed step-by-step illustrations make this book ideal for the creative adventurer-with- a-knife in your life!
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              ISBN 9781616896386
              Released NZ 3 Oct 2017
              Publisher Princeton Architectural Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Explore More
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              Trudy's Big Swim: How Gertrude Ederle Swam the English Channel and Took the World by Storm
               

              Trudy's Big Swim: How Gertrude Ederle Swam the English Channel and Took the World by Storm (Hardback)

              By Macy, Sue; Illustrated by Collins, Matt

              • RRP: $43.50
              • $34.75
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              Lyrical text, stunning illustrations and fascinating back matter put the reader right alongside Ederle in her bid to be the first woman to swim the Channel--and contextualizes her record-smashing victory as a defining moment in sports history. Time line, bibliography, source note...s. --
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              ISBN 9780823436651
              Released NZ 28 Feb 2017
              Publisher Holiday House
              Interest Age 6-10 years
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              Forest
               

              Forest (Hardback)

              By Collins, Matt; By (photographer) Lewis, Roo

              • RRP: $63.50
              • $52.93
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              Brimming with engaging writing and stirring photography, Forest is an ode to the natural world and a celebration of the relationship between humans and trees. Discover the secrets hidden within the Earth's lush woodlands and wild landscapes through photographs and stories about e...nchanting forests, magnificent trees, and people who live off the land. Journeying across North America, the United Kingdom, and Europe, writer Matt Collins and photographer Roo Lewis capture the history, science, and human stories behind some of the most enchanting natural environments in the world. - Explores the captivating history behind some of the world's most enchanting forests - Organized by tree species, including the hearty pines in Spain's Tamada forest, the towering firs of the American West, the striking Birch groves of Germany's Elbe Valley, and beyond - A blend of beautiful photographs, scientific trivia, and engaging human stories Forest is an arresting tribute to the magnificence of the natural world and a wonderful gift for anyone who enjoys spending time in the outdoors. Complete with gorgeous photography and engaging stories of people living in harmony with nature, readers will learn everything they dream of knowing about the forests of the world. - A handsome gift for photographers, travel and outdoor enthusiasts, environmentalists, and science lovers - A stunning way to learn about the world and the trees that surround us - Great for readers who couldn't get enough of The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben, Ancient Trees by Beth Moon, and Wise Trees by Diane Cook and Len Jenshel
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              ISBN 9781452184821
              Released NZ 31 Mar 2020
              Publisher Chronicle Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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