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By Paul, Ruth
Chased to the depths of the bottomless blue,What does a tiny Jellyfish do? Jellyfish is quietly crooning in the shallows, when knife-nosed Swordfish swooshes, races and chases her, down, down, down, deep into the dark blue sea. At that moment, stealthy Squid stretches a tentacle,... tussling and tossing Swordfish in the darkness. Who will help Swordfish? He makes a last wish...Then ...ON goes a light - it's Jellyfish!Read more
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By Hill, David; Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe
"In 1934, Jean Batten set a world record for the fastest flight from England to Australia. Two years later, she made the first-ever solo flight from England to New Zealand"--Publisher information.
By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco
MORE THAN 300 YEARS AGO, a young Dutch sailor named ABEL TASMAN stood on the prow of a ship that he and his crew had sailed across wild, uncharted waters. In the distance, the rugged outline of steep hills rose from the ocean waves. COULD THIS BE TERRA AUSTRALIS - THE GREAT SOUTH...ERN LAND? JOIN THE JOURNEY and DISCOVER THE LEGACY left behind.Read more
By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny
"This is the story of Bobby the littlest hero in a very big war. Bobby is a tiny canary. His best friend is Jack, a soldier in one of the tunnelling companies of the Royal Engineers. Together they go deep into the tunnels under no-mans-land. Jacks job is to dig, while Bobbys job ...is to warn the men to get out quickly when theres dangerous gas. Bobbys warnings save the tunnellers lives again and again. But Jack worries that its a hard life for a little bird. Will Bobby ever be free to fly again?"--Publisher information.Read more
By Phillips, Craig
Diverse myths and legends from around the world, from Iceland to Poland to Japan, retold in glorious full-colour comic book form by a stunning Australian artist with an international reputation.
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