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            Wildlife of Aotearoa
             

            Wildlife of Aotearoa (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

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            "Long before waka touched Aotearoa's shores, the land of the long white cloud was home to an array of creatures uniquely adapted to its environments and protected by its isolation. Encounter New Zealand's incredible wildlife in this spectacular visual exploration. Journey through... ocean, sky and land to meet a marvellous range of organisms. Discover fascinating facts, and learn how we influence the survival of our living treasures"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143772514
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Rock Pools: A Guide for Kiwi Kids
             

            Rock Pools: A Guide for Kiwi Kids (Hardback)

            By Barraud, Ned

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            Rockpools is an intriguing glimpse into the creatures that inhabit these low-tide wonderlands. Ned Barraud has presented a delightful guide, with stunning illustrations, for exploring rockpools for both kids and their parents, with stunning colourful illustrations.

            ISBN 9781988550039
            Published NZ 20 Sep 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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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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            Three Kiwi Tales
             

            Three Kiwi Tales (Paperback)

            By Hunt, Janet

            • RRP: $24.99
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            Wildbase Hospital in Palmerston North is a very special hospital for very special animals, and in this follow-up to the hugely successful How to Mend a Kea, author Janet Hunt focuses on the tales of three kiwis who have been treated there.

            ISBN 9780995100145
            Published NZ 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher Massey University Press
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Mr Kiwi Has An Important Job
             

            Mr Kiwi Has An Important Job (Hardback)

            By Hunt, Heather

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            A humorous and insightful picture book, the story shows kids how kiwi parents job-share the hatching of their chicks. With stunning illustrations Heather Hunt has produced another classic book about one of our best-loved birds.

            ISBN 9781988550053
            Published NZ 20 Sep 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Tohora HB
             

            Tohora HB (Hardback)

            By Barraud, Ned

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            A moving story of the near extinction and then revival of one of New Zealand's magnificent marine mammals, the southern right whale.

            ISBN 9781988550060
            Published NZ 4 Oct 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Dozer the Fire Cat
              

            Dozer the Fire Cat (Paperback)

            By Prokop, Robyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

            • RRP: $18.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Feb 20

            "In February 2019, a tiny spark in a Pigeon Valley paddock became the largest fire in New Zealand since 1955. Up to 150 volunteer firefighters fought the blaze. Around 3,500 people were evacuated, including the whole town of Wakefield. Story is based on a real cat that survived t...he fires. While his family is busy packing up to evacuate, Dozer is oblivious, busy doing what Dozer does . . . stalking, pouncing, washing . . . and sleeping. But when he wakes up, his family has gone and the world is a frightening place!"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9781775436171
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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            Lost Wonders
              

            Lost Wonders (Paperback)

            By Ell, Sarah; Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe

            • RRP: $24.99
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            • Pub Date
              3 Mar 20

            The stories of these fascinating creatures - birds, insects, reptiles and plants - are told in an entertaining and accessible style, drawing on first-hand accounts and supported with useful illustrations. It draws on accounts of their demise, and of the social climate in New Zeal...and in which these extinctions occurred. Illustrated with line drawings by Phoebe Morris, and written in a relatable style, this is perfect for 8-12 year olds, telling true stories about the species and the people involved in their extinction and/or recovery. Featured species include those which are long gone - New Zealand's dinosaurs, penguins and pelicans, and the giant gecko; extinctions since the human habitation of New Zealand, including the moa, piopio, huia and laughing owl, and native fish the grayling; species which were lost and found - the takahe, taiko, Tecomanthe speciosa and the weevils of Canterbury; and those at risk of extinction and how it came to this - kakapo, kaki, Maui's dolphin, kauri and whitebait.
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            ISBN 9781988547442
            Published NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age Children
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            Tohora PB: The southern right whale
             

            Tohora PB: The southern right whale (Paperback)

            By Barraud, Ned

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            A moving story of the near extinction and then revival of one of New Zealand's magnificent marine mammals, the southern right whale.

            ISBN 9780947503994
            Published NZ 4 Oct 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Which New Zealand Spider?
              

            Which New Zealand Spider? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Crowe, Andrew

            • RRP: $26.00
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            A book that makes it simple to identify a spider and learn about its lifestyle. All spiders commonly seen in New Zealand will be covered - native and introduced.

            ISBN 9780143006435
            Published NZ 5 Dec 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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