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              Books by Gillian Candler

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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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              From Moa to Dinosaurs
               

              From Moa to Dinosaurs (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

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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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              At the Beach: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Seashore
               

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

              By Barraud, Ned; Candler, Gillian

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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 Garden: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Backyard
               

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

              By Barraud, Ned; Candler, Gillian

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              In the Garden introduces young children to common creatures they can find in a New Zealand garden. It is the only guide available for young children and families that shows creatures in their natural habitats. The book describes their relationship with other living things, and in...cludes many interesting and intriguing facts. In the Garden is produced in the same format as Gillian Candler and Ned Barraud's best-selling book At the Beach, which is a finalist in the non-fiction section of the New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards. This book encourages children aged 4-8 to explore their gardens and discover the plants and animals that live there, with sections on bees, wasps and flies; butterflies and moths; snails and spiders; lizards, mammals and birds. Aimed at children from pre-schoolers and up, the book will also appeal to anyone who is curious about the wild side of New Zealand gardens.
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              ISBN 9781877517990
              Published NZ 14 Oct 2013
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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              Whose Home is This? PB
               

              Whose Home is This? PB (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Williamson, Fraser

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              Following on from previous titles Whose Beak is This? and Whose Feet are These?, author Gillian Candler and illustrator Fraser Williamson turn to looking at homes. Shows how native birds and sea creatures, such as the yellow-eyed penguin, octopus and crabs, use different strategi...es for keeping themselves and their young safe.
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              ISBN 9780947503666
              Published NZ 18 Apr 2018
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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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

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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 9781927213544
              Published NZ 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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              Whose Feet are These?
               

              Whose Feet are These? (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Williamson, Fraser

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              Following on from the acclaimed Whose Beak is This?, author Gillian Candler and illustrator Fraser Williamson turn to looking at feet. In Whose Feet are These?, New Zealand native animals including birds, reptiles, an insect, a mammal and more reveal their feet for children to gu...ess their identity. While having fun guessing whose feet belong to whom, young children will learn an important science concept about adaptation - that animals' feet are adapted to their different habitats and lifestyles. Being encouraged to look closely at the pictures teaches observation skills and helps children discover how diverse our native animals are.
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              ISBN 9780947503321
              Published NZ 17 Apr 2017
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Whose Beak is This?
               

              Whose Beak is This? (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Illustrated by Williamson, Fraser

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              A picture book for 2-5 year olds, Whose Beak is This?lets children guess the identity of iconic New Zealand birds from the pictures of their beaks, while finding out some facts about the birds along the way.

              ISBN 9781927213612
              Published NZ 19 Oct 2015
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 2-5 years
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