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              The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse
               

              The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse (Hardback)

              By Davidson, Susanna; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $19.50
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              • Internationally sourced

              Town Mouse loves his life about town but recently he's been starting to feel a little... bored. So he decides to visit his country cousin. But will he be able to cope with country life? And what will happen when his country cousin comes to join him in town? A humorous and engagin...g story based on the popular Aesop's fable.
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              ISBN 9781474956581
              Released NZ 10 Apr 2020
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series First Reading Level 3
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              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              Saint George and the Dragon
               

              Saint George and the Dragon (Hardback)

              By Stowell, Louie; Illustrated by Joven, John

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              A retelling of a legend, with easy-to-read text and colourful illustrations. It includes background to the legend and the art it has inspired, with a reproduction of the famous Paolo Uccello painting, and internet links to more paintings of George and the Dragon.

              ISBN 9781409535911
              Released NZ 1 May 2012
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series 3.1 Young Reading Series One (Red)
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              How the Rhino got his Skin

              How the Rhino got his Skin (Paperback)

              By Dickins, Rosie; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $11.99
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              Once upon a time, the rhinoceros had beautifully smooth skin. So how did it end up so saggy and baggy and wrinkly? Find out in this delightful picture book illustrated by John Joven and adapted especially for young children from one of Rudyard Kipling's famous Just So Stories.

              ISBN 9781474926966
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2017
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series Picture Books
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              The Fox and the Crow
               

              The Fox and the Crow (Hardback)

              By Davidson, Susanna; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $10.99
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              • Pub Date
                9 Jul 20

              Crow is very pleased with herself. She's found a delicious piece of cheese. Along comes Fox. He sees the cheese and he wants that cheese! But how will get he get it? Find out in this humorous retelling of the classic Aesop's Fable.

              ISBN 9781474964340
              Released NZ 9 Jul 2020
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series First Reading Level 3
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              Beauty and the Beast

              Beauty and the Beast (Hardback)

              By Davidson, Susanna; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $10.99
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              A lively retelling of the classic fairy tale using simple language, speech bubbles and engaging illustrations to help children learn to read. Follow brave Belle as she travels to the Beast's enchanted castle where nothing is as it seems, and discover if she can free the Beast fro...m a terrible spell.
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              ISBN 9781474940603
              Released NZ 2 Jul 2018
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series First Reading Level 4
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              Just So Stories for Little Children

              Just So Stories for Little Children (Hardback)

              By Various; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.99
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              A wonderful collection of six of Kipling's well-loved stories, telling how animals came to be the way they are, comprising: How the Camel got his Hump, How the Whale got his Throat, How the Elephant got his Trunk, How the Rhino got his Skin, How the Leopard got his Spots and Why ...the Kangaroo Jumps.
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              ISBN 9781474938051
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2018
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series Story Collections for Children
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              Why the Kangaroo Jumps

              Why the Kangaroo Jumps (Hardback)

              By Jones, Rob Lloyd; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $10.99
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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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              How the Camel Got His Hump

              How the Camel Got His Hump (Hardback)

              By Milbourne, Anna; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $10.99
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              A charming retelling of one of Rudyard Kipling's classic Just So Stories, this simple and gently humorous story for young children tells how the camel got his hump.

              ISBN 9781409596790
              Released NZ 2 Nov 2017
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series First Reading Level 1
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              Noah's Ark
               

              Noah's Ark (Hardback)

              By Davies, Kate; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $10.99
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              Noah is told to build an ark that will hold two of every animal before the big flood comes.

              ISBN 9781409522201
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2011
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series 2.3 First Reading Level Three (Red)
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              The Easter Story

              The Easter Story (Hardback)

              By Punter, Russell; Illustrated by Joven, John

              • RRP: $12.99
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              The traditional story, retold for younger readers with vibrant, quirky and evocative artwork. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme.

              ISBN 9781409554684
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2013
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series First Reading Series 4
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