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            When We Grow Up: A First Book of Jobs

            When We Grow Up: A First Book of Jobs (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Walsh, Melanie

            • RRP: $26.99
            • $21.59
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            A first book of jobs that challenges gender stereotypes with its positive and inclusive message.The important message in this first book of jobs is that children can be whatever they want to be when they grow up. With a variety of jobs and a diverse cast of characters, this book ...is an excellent way to start conversations with young children about their futures. The bold, graphic illustrations by acclaimed illustrator Melanie Walsh, along with simple vocabulary, bring each profession to life.
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            ISBN 9781406387810
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Availability
            60 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Be Amazing! An inspiring guide to being your own champion
             

            Be Amazing! An inspiring guide to being your own champion (Paperback)

            By Hoy, Sir Chris

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $24.27
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            • Internationally sourced

            In this inspiring and confidence-boosting guide, the cyclist Sir Chris Hoy, six-time Olympic Champion, shows kids that with the right mindset, they have the power to do something extraordinary. As a boy, Chris Hoy never would have believed that he could have achieved his dream of... becoming an Olympic Champion. In his first motivational book for children, he shares everything he has learned on his journey to help inspire kids to fulfil their potential and be the best they can be. The book brings together his incredible personal story with practical ideas, developed in partnership with a leading psychologist, for building confidence, resilience and self-belief, as well as dealing with failure. An essential read for any young person with a big dream, this guide shows that with a positive attitude anything is possible!
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            ISBN 9781406394733
            Released NZ 2 Dec 2020
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Africa, Amazing Africa: Country by Country
             

            Africa, Amazing Africa: Country by Country (Hardback)

            By Atinuke; Illustrated by Feddag, Mouni

            • RRP: $48.50
            • $36.42
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            • Internationally sourced

            Discover the amazing diversity of the African continent in this beautiful book, with words by Atinuke and lively illustrations from Mouni Feddag.Atinuke's first non-fiction title is a major publishing event: a celebration of all 55 countries on the African continent! Her beautifu...lly-written text captures Africa's unique mix of the modern and the traditional, as she explores its geography, its peoples, its animals, its history, its resources and its cultural diversity. The book divides Africa into five sections: South, East, West, Central and North, each with its own introduction. This is followed by a page per country, containing a delightful mix of friendly, informative text and colourful illustrations. The richest king, the tallest sand dunes and the biggest waterfall on the planet are all here, alongside drummers, cocoa growers, inventors, balancing stones, salt lakes, high-tech cities and nomads who use GPS! This is non-fiction at its most exciting, exhilarating and energetic, illustrated with passion and commitment by a great new talent, Mouni Feddag.
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            ISBN 9781406376586
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Amelia Earhart

            Amelia Earhart (Hardback)

            By Sanchez Vegara, Maria Isabel; Illustrated by Mariadiamantes

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $18.39
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            Meet the first female flier to fly solo across the Atlantic ocean in this book for readers as young as 4 years. Part of the Little People, Big Dreams series that introduces children to history's highest achievers.

            ISBN 9781847808851
            Released NZ 24 Aug 2016
            Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Little People, Big Dreams
            Availability
            533 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Children Who Changed the World: Incredible True Stories About Children's Rights!

            Children Who Changed the World: Incredible True Stories About Children's Rights! (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Williams, Marcia

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $15.19
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            Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Rights of the Child and the amazing children who have stood up for them all over the world.From the heroes familiar to everyone, such as Malala Yousafzai, to the amazing activists you might not have heard of, like Baruani Ndume, the teenager ...who gave a voice to fellow refugee children in Tanzania, discover the incredible true stories of child activists. An inspirational and moving book from beloved author-illustrator Marcia Williams, providing the perfect introduction to an important subject and marking 30 years since the Convention on the Rights of the Child was signed by the United Nations General Assembly.
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            ISBN 9781406390292
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            165 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Teenage Guide to Life Online

            The Teenage Guide to Life Online (Paperback)

            By Morgan, Nicola

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $15.19
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            The authoritative guide to the online world by the award-winning author of Blame My Brain, The Teenage Guide to Stress and The Teenage Guide to Friends.From the award-winning author of Blame My Brain, The Teenage Guide to Stress and The Teenage Guide to Friends comes The Teenage ...Guide to Life Online, a balanced look at what happens to us all - young and old - when we spend time on the internet. Nicola Morgan explores the pros and cons of life in the Digital Age, from the information explosion to the growth of social media. Opening with a brief history of the web she then explores hot topics like fake news and online privacy, and draws on fascinating, cutting-edge research into how the internet and screen-use affect our ability to concentrate, our mood and sleep patterns. This is a book for families to share: a way for teenagers, their parents and carers to inform themselves about the many advantages and risks of life online.
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            ISBN 9781406377903
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2018
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            152 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            One Half from the East

            One Half from the East (Paperback, International ed.)

            By Hashimi, Nadia

            • RRP: $16.99
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            In modern-day Afghanistan, 10-year-old Obayda is a bacha posh, a girl dressed as a boy. She has more freedom than she would as a girl, and makes a good friend of another bacha posh, but must find a way to remain free when she returns to life as a girl.

            ISBN 9780062572196
            Released NZ 25 Jul 2016
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            10 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Magic Carpet's Guide to Earth's Forbidden Places: See the world's best-kept secrets

            The Magic Carpet's Guide to Earth's Forbidden Places: See the world's best-kept secrets (Hardback)

            By Makin, Patrick; Illustrated by Chen, Whooli

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $36.00
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            If you could gain access to anywhere in the world, where would you choose? Hop on the magic carpet and fly across the globe to discover the secrets of places that you never thought you would be able to visit, from Area 51 in the dusty deserts of Nevada to the Queen's bedroom, a p...lace of royalty but also mystery. Explore 19 off-limits locations on this magic carpet adventure through natural wonders, historic sites and cultural curios, and learn everything there is to know about the places that everyone has heard of, but very few have seen!
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            ISBN 9781916180567
            Released NZ 7 Oct 2020
            Publisher Misc - HarperCollins New Zeala
            Interest Age 7-10 years
            Availability
            448 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Source to Resource: Food: From Field to Plate
             

            Source to Resource: Food: From Field to Plate (Paperback)

            By Bright, Michael

            • RRP: $35.50
            • $26.65
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            • Internationally sourced

            Most of us eat three full meals a day - breakfast to start the day, lunch to keep us going and a delicious dinner to finish the day - not to mention snacks in between! But where does the food that reaches our plates, stocks our fridges and fills the supermarkets come from?

            ISBN 9780750292030
            Released NZ 8 Jan 2019
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Source to Resource
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Waves: For Those Who Come Across the Sea

            Waves: For Those Who Come Across the Sea (Hardback)

            By Rawlins, Donna; Illustrated by Jackson, Mark; Potter, Heather

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $23.99
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            Waves is about the waves of migration that have taken place over the centuries. It is made up of 14 first person narratives that describe the motivation and the journey.Every journey is perilous, every situation heartbreaking. Every refugee is a person forced by famine or war or ...fear to leave their home, their families, their friends and all they know. Children have travelled on the waves of migration to the shores of Australia for tens of thousands of years. This book tells some of their stories.
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            ISBN 9781925381641
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2018
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age 7-10 years
            Availability
            322 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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