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            Oxford Roald Dahl Thesaurus

            Oxford Roald Dahl Thesaurus (Hardback)

            Contributions by Rennie, Susan; Illustrated by Blake, Quentin; Contributions by Dahl, Roald; By Dictionaries, Oxford

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            This is a phizz-whizzing thesaurus of words invented by No.1 storyteller, Roald Dahl and hundreds of real synonyms gathered together in themes. It's jammed full of words, Quentin Blake's illustrations, and language snippets to inspire children to write about anything - from human... beans to witches, to outerspace, to food, giants and more!
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            ISBN 9780192766694
            Released NZ 17 Oct 2019
            Publisher Oxford University Press (R)
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Little People, BIG DREAMS: Inspiring Writers

            Little People, BIG DREAMS: Inspiring Writers (Other book format / Other)

            By Sanchez Vegara, Maria Isabel; Kaiser, Lisbeth

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            Little People, BIG DREAMS: Inspiring Writers is a boxed gift edition set of three books - Maya Angelou, Anne Frank and Jane Austen - from the bestselling series.

            ISBN 9780711243200
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Little People, Big Dreams
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            Work It, Girl: J. K. Rowling: Boss the bestseller list like

            Work It, Girl: J. K. Rowling: Boss the bestseller list like (Hardback)

            By Moss, Caroline; By (artist) Erkas, Sinem

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            Learn how J. K. Rowling became a best-selling author in this biography of her life

            ISBN 9781786037381
            Released NZ 4 Mar 2019
            Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Work It, Girl
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            Little Women: The Official Movie Companion

            Little Women: The Official Movie Companion (Hardback)

            By McIntyre, Gina

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Go behind the scenes with the March sisters in this in-world guide to Little Women, as adapted and directed by Greta Gerwig Greta Gerwig's 2019 adaption of Little Women is bringing new fans to Louisa May Alcott's beloved classic, and this comprehensive, in-world guide follows the... making of this highly anticipated film, starring Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Timoth e Chalamet, Laura Dern, Meryl Streep, Bob Odenkirk, and Chris Cooper. Readers will see the character sketches and costumes that brought these cherished characters to life; the real-life locations that were transformed into iconic sets for the film, how storyboards took key scenes from page to screen, and more!
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            ISBN 9781419740688
            Released NZ 20 Nov 2019
            Publisher Abrams
            Interest Age Children
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            Brown Girl Dreaming
             

            Brown Girl Dreaming (Paperback)

            By Woodson, Jacqueline

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            • Pub Date
              15 Apr 20

            The powerful and unforgettable New York Times bestseller. Told in vivid, powerful and emotional poetry, this is the unforgettable story of a childhood spent between New York and South Carolina, and of never truly feeling at home in either place. Of growing up as an African-Americ...an girl in the 1960s and 1970s, in the wake of the Civil Rights movement. Of discovering the first sparks of an incredible gift for writing, which would last a lifetime. And of one girl's search for her voice, her identity, and her place in the world. Winner of a US National Book Award, a Newbery Honor, and a Coretta Scott King Award.
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            ISBN 9780241438176
            Released NZ 15 Apr 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic
              

            Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic (Paperback)

            By Library, British

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            An irresistible romp through the history of magic, from alchemy to unicorns, ancient witchcraft to Harry's Hogwarts - packed with unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.K. Rowling, magical illustrations from Jim Kay and weird, wonderful and inspiring artefacts that have been... magically released from the archives at the British Library. This spellbinding book takes readers on a journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, including Herbology, Defence Against the Dark Arts, Astronomy, Divination and more. Discover the truth behind making the Philosopher's Stone, create your very own potion and uncover the secret of invisible ink. Learn all about the history of mandrake roots and dragons, discover what witches really used their brooms for, pore over incredible images of actual mermaids and read about real-life potions, astronomers and alchemists. The perfect gift for aspiring witches and wizards and any Harry Potter fan. Celebrating twenty years of Harry Potter magic, and produced in association with the British Library to support their major exhibition, Harry Potter: A History of Magic.
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            ISBN 9781408890776
            Released NZ 6 Nov 2017
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            The Brontes - Children of the Moors: A Picture Book
             

            The Brontes - Children of the Moors: A Picture Book (Paperback, Illustrated edition)

            By Manning And Granstrom, Mick And Brita; Granstrom, Brita

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            • Pub Date
              25 Feb 20

            A highly-illustrated retelling of the Bronte sisters life in Haworth in the Yorkshire Dales told from Charlotte Bronte's point of view

            ISBN 9781445147321
            Released NZ 25 Feb 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Story Time Stars

            Story Time Stars (Hardback)

            By Reeder, Stephanie Owen

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            What makes a children's book character memorable? Is it their personality, the story they tell or the way they're depicted by the illustrator? Is it that they make us laugh or cry? Or is it that we can identify with them? Often, even as adults, we can remember what our favourite ...children's book characters said or conjure an image of them in our mind's eye. From Snugglepot and Cuddlepie to the green sheep and Pig the Pug, Australian children's book characters have always delighted the young and young-at-heart. Get together with old friends and meet new ones in this lighthearted retrospective of much-loved characters from over a century of Australian illustrated books for children. Many will be delighted to reencounter Albert, the cranky cut-and-come-again magic pudding, who has fought the puddin' thieves in multiple editions, as well as across the stage in musical theatre, puppet shows, animated films and opera. Others will be thrilled to see lovable grass tree Grug, who was once described by The New York Times as the `Elmo of Down Under', and who has bustled through over 30 picture books since he first appeared in Grug in 1979. \ With such classic characters included alongside newer stars, parents and grandparents can not only share their favourites, but can also get to know the newer characters who enchant their children and grandchildren. Today's little ones love to go searching for Mem Fox and Judy Horacek's green sheep, who won the CBCA Early Childhood Book of the Year Award in 2005. They grump along with Nick Bland's bear, who has been cranky, itchy, hungry and noisy, to name but a few of his dispositions. And they giggle at greedy Pig, the pug, who is awfully mean to his flatmate Trevor, but who always gets his comeuppance in the end. All these characters and more showcase the breadth of Australian children's books over the last century and give readers of all ages the chance to get to know their favourite characters a little better.
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            ISBN 9780642279408
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2019
            Publisher National Library of Australia
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Helen Keller: The World at Her Fingertips

            Helen Keller: The World at Her Fingertips (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Albee, Sarah; Illustrated by Mazali, Gustavo

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            Learn about the inspiring life of Helen Keller in this early reader biography. It also covers some of the lesser-known fun facts-did you know that Helen Keller was a long-time dog lover? This biography reader includes a timeline, historical photographs, and information about Brai...lle.
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            ISBN 9780062432810
            Released NZ 29 Nov 2019
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 4-8 years
            Series I Can Read Level 2
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            LEGO Harry Potter The Magical Guide to the Wizarding World

            LEGO Harry Potter The Magical Guide to the Wizarding World (Hardback)

            By DK

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            Bring a little magic into your life with this beautiful guide to the World of LEGO (R) Harry Potter (TM)! Delve into the enchanting details of the LEGO Harry Potter sets and minifigures. Explore all your favourite locations and characters from the Wizarding World. In LEGO Harry P...otter The Magical Guide to the Wizarding World, each page brings to life a different scene, character or magical object from the world of LEGO Harry Potter. Catch the Hogwarts Express from platform 9 3/4 then join in the Sorting Ceremony in Hogwarts' Great Hall. Meet Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger. Join them as they explore the castle, hang out in the Gryffindor dormitory, and attend magical lessons. Learn all about the LEGO Harry Potter minifigures, including Hogwarts students and teachers such as Luna Lovegood, Neville Longbottom, Severus Snape, Professor McGonagall and eccentric headmaster Albus Dumbledore. Discover amazing magical creatures, like Fawkes the phoenix, Hedwig the snowy owl and Aragog the giant spider. Read all about Lord Voldemort and the Dark Arts. Discover mysterious objects hidden in Hogwarts, such as the Mirror of Erised and Dumbledore's Penseive. Young fans will enjoy reading all about their favourite characters and locations, and fans of all ages will love poring over the magical details. With beautiful photographs on every page, the LEGO Harry Potter The Magical Guide to the Wizarding World is the perfect gift for any fan of Harry Potter and LEGO bricks alike. HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are (c) & (TM) Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights (c) JKR. (s19). (c)2019 The LEGO Group.
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            ISBN 9780241397350
            Released NZ 16 Jul 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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