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              New Zealand Nature Heroes
               

              New Zealand Nature Heroes (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian

              • RRP: $29.99
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              "New Zealand Nature Heroes is designed to inspire and empower New Zealand kids to be naturalists and conservationists. The book features stories of 15 different nature heroes, people, who, in the past, or currently, are working to protect and understand New Zealand's natural worl...d."--Publisher's website.
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              ISBN 9781988550015
              Published NZ 6 Dec 2019
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Animals of Aotearoa: Explore & discover New Zealand's wildlife
               

              Animals of Aotearoa: Explore & discover New Zealand's wildlife (Hardback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $34.99
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              Animals of Aotearoa is a must-have compendium for children curious about New Zealand's wild animals. Based on the award-winning and best-selling `Explore and Discover' children's series about New Zealand's natural history, this book is packed full of illustrations and information... about our native animals, both common and rare, as well as many well-known introduced animals. The book includes land and sea birds, frogs and lizards, many kinds of fish and other marine creatures, insects and invertebrates. This is an essential and beautiful reference book for all New Zealand kids. Children can pore over the pages on their own or read it with an adult, but with such engaging images and fun facts, this is a reference book we will all wish we'd had as a child.
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              ISBN 9780947503895
              Published NZ 26 Oct 2018
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
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              From Moa to Dinosaurs
               

              From Moa to Dinosaurs (Hardback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

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              From Moa to Dinosaurs, the fifth title in the acclaimed 'explore & discover' series for children, looks back in time to reveal what lived in ancient New Zealand. The book begins with a glimpse of the animals that lived in New Zealand just before people arrived. It then goes back ...in time, providing snapshots of particular periods, as far back as 180 million years ago. The range of animals covered in this book is remarkable: moa and other extraordinary birds that are now extinct; crocodilians and turtles; the shark-toothed dolphin and giant penguins; dinosaurs such as sauropods and theropods; as well as those resilient survivors who can still be found in New Zealand today, such as kiwi, native bats, giant weta and tuatara. Beautifully illustrated and impeccably researched, this is a wonderful and intriguing way for children to learn something about the origins of New Zealand.
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              ISBN 9780947503109
              Published NZ 19 Sep 2016
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
              Series Explore & Discover
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              Up the River: Explore and discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes & wetlands HB
               

              Up the River: Explore and discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes & wetlands HB (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $19.99
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              The sixth title in the award-winning `explore & discover' series, Up the River: Explore & discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes and wetlands gives children an opportunity to look under the surface and see what special creatures live, around New Zealand's freshwater habitats - our ...creeks, rivers, lakes and wetlands. Included in this title are animals ranging from the familiar p-u?keko to the rarely seen bittern, from the iconic eel to tiny whitebait, and some of the many barely known aquatic insects. Swimmable and drinkable fresh water are hot topics, and Up the River shows that many native animals depend on healthy waterways for a habitat, and their presence is often used as a sign of the water's health. Beautifully illustrated and impeccably researched, this is a wonderful and intriguing way for children to learn about New Zealand's freshwater environments. Previous `explore & discover' titles have: won the Elsie Locke Medal for non-fiction (2013), received Storylines awards (2014, 2015) and been finalists in the NZ Children's Book Awards (2013, 2015).
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              ISBN 9780947503345
              Published NZ 18 Sep 2017
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
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              From Moa to Dinosaurs
               

              From Moa to Dinosaurs (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $19.99
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              "Go back in time to explore ancient forests, lakes and the seas around Zealandia, and discover unique survivors and long-extinct animals that once made this land their home: Dinosaurs of Gondwana and Zealandia ; Giant penguins and shark-toothed dolphins ; Crocodilian and turtle i...nhabitants of ancient lakes ; Moa, adzebill and other extinct birds ; Tuatara, wt and bird survivors"-- Back cover.
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              ISBN 9780947503093
              Published NZ 19 Sep 2016
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
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              In the Bush: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Native Forests
               

              In the Bush: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Native Forests (Hardback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Illustrated by Barraud, Ned

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              In the Bush is the fourth in the popular Explore & Discover series. It includes insects and other invertebrates, fungi, ferns and mosses, birds, bats, introduced pests, vines, epiphytes, and trees. Includes removeable, waterproof reference guide.

              ISBN 9781927213650
              Published NZ 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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              Up the River: Explore and discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes & wetlands HB
               

              Up the River: Explore and discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes & wetlands HB (Hardback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.99
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              The sixth title in the award-winning `explore & discover' series, Up the River: Explore & discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes and wetlands gives children an opportunity to look under the surface and see what special creatures live, around New Zealand's freshwater habitats - our ...creeks, rivers, lakes and wetlands. Included in this title are animals ranging from the familiar p-u?keko to the rarely seen bittern, from the iconic eel to tiny whitebait, and some of the many barely known aquatic insects. Swimmable and drinkable fresh water are hot topics, and Up the River shows that many native animals depend on healthy waterways for a habitat, and their presence is often used as a sign of the water's health. Beautifully illustrated and impeccably researched, this is a wonderful and intriguing way for children to learn about New Zealand's freshwater environments. Previous `explore & discover' titles have: won the Elsie Locke Medal for non-fiction (2013), received Storylines awards (2014, 2015) and been finalists in the NZ Children's Book Awards (2013, 2015).
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              ISBN 9780947503352
              Published NZ 18 Sep 2017
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
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              In the Garden: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Backyard
               

              In the Garden: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Backyard (Hardback)

              By Barraud, Ned; Candler, Gillian

              "Explore the garden, get close to the soil, flowers and trees and discover the many different animals that make the New Zealand backyard their home"--Back cover.

              ISBN 9781927213025
              Published NZ 14 Oct 2013
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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              At the Beach: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Seashore
               

              At the Beach: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Seashore (Paperback)

              By Barraud, Ned; Candler, Gillian

              • RRP: $19.99
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              At the Beach is a delightful introduction to the natural history of the New Zealand seashore. The stage is set with beautiful, factually correct illustrations (including detailed cross-sections) of three familiar habitats - the sandy beach, rockpools and mudflats. Many of the pla...nts and animals that play a part in these rich ecosystems are shown in situ, and readers are directed from there to pages dedicated to detailed coverage of: crabs; sea stars, kina and sea anemones; shellfish; seaweeds, sponges and sandhoppers; fish, jellyfish & shrimps; birds. Aimed at children 5-8 years old, but with appeal for anyone curious about New Zealand's natural environment, At the Beach is a must for the home, bach, classroom and library. Comes with a removable, waterproof quick-reference guide to common seashore animals.
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              ISBN 9781877517730
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2012
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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              In the Bush: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Native Forests
               

              In the Bush: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Native Forests (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Illustrated by Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.99
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              • Temporarily out of stock

              In the Bush is the fourth in the popular Explore & Discover series. It includes insects and other invertebrates, fungi, ferns and mosses, birds, bats, introduced pests, vines, epiphytes, and trees. Includes removeable, waterproof reference guide.

              ISBN 9781927213544
              Published NZ 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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