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            Ancient Warriors
             

            Ancient Warriors (Hardback)

            By Volant, Iris; Illustrated by Lillington, Joe

            • RRP: $41.99
            • $35.69
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            • Internationally sourced

            Ever wondered what the first weapons were made from, or how the ancient Mongol warriors defeated the armies of China? Famous battles, brave fighters, and ingenious weapons all come alive in this exciting illustrated book, tracing the history of warriors from the Stone Age all the... way up to the Crusades.
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            ISBN 9781909263611
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2018
            Publisher Flying Eye Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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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! (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Williams, Marcia

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $23.99
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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 9781406384109
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2019
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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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
            • $41.22
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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
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            The New Zealand Wars
              

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $25.19
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            The story of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, a part of New Zealand's history that many people wish they knew more about. The book describes how the wars came about, where and when they were fought, who was involved, and how they affected women and children.

            ISBN 9781869664787
            Published NZ 5 Mar 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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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
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            A Boy Named Beckoning: The True Story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American Hero

            A Boy Named Beckoning: The True Story of Dr. Carlos Montezuma, Native American Hero (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Illustrated by Capaldi, Gina

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $15.19
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            The culminating portrait provides an inventive look back into history through the eyes of a Native American hero. This story reveals the remarkable life of a Native American boy named Wassaja, or "Beckoning," who was kidnapped from his Yavapai tribe and sold as a slave. Adopted b...y an Italian photographer in 1871 and renamed Carlos Montezuma, the young boy traveled throughout the Old West, bearing witness to the prejudice against and poor treatment of Native Americans. Carlos eventually became a doctor and leader for his people, calling out for their rights. Gina Capaldi's exquisite paintings bring to life excerpts from Dr. Carlos Montezuma's own letters describing his childhood experiences. The culminating portrait provides an inventive look back into history through the eyes of a Native American hero.
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            ISBN 9781541578371
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            Flights Of Fancy
             

            Flights Of Fancy (Paperback)

            By Blake, Quentin; Fine, Anne; Morpurgo, Michael; Wilson, Jacqu

            • RRP: $18.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Apr 20

            Walker Books celebrates 20 years of the Waterstones Children's Laureateship, in partnership with Booktrust. Quentin Blake - Anne Fine - Michael Morpurgo - Jacqueline Wilson - Michael Rosen - Anthony Browne - Julia Donaldson - Malorie Blackman - Chris Riddell - Lauren Child The ...exceptional talents behind some of the nation's best-loved books - from The Gruffalo to The BFG, We're Going on a Bear Hunt to the Charlie and Lola series - the Children's Laureates are the perfect ambassadors for children's literature. This beautiful gift anthology marks twenty wonderful years of the Laureateship, with stories, poems and pictures by all ten former honourees. Among others, Quentin Blake tells the stories behind his pictures of weird and wonderful beasts, Michael Morpurgo draws on childhood memories for a moving wartime tale and Michael Rosen plays with language and shapes in his witty, read-aloud poems. Each contribution is designed to inspire children to create their own work, and is accompanied by a note from the authors - rare insights from the finest talent in the world of children's books. Above all else, Flights of Fancy celebrates the Laureateship's most important achievement: encouraging children to let their imaginations soar.
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            ISBN 9781406384116
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2020
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age Children
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            Flights of Fancy: Stories, pictures and inspiration from ten Children's Laureates

            Flights of Fancy: Stories, pictures and inspiration from ten Children's Laureates (Hardback)

            By Various

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $23.99
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            Walker Books celebrates 20 years of the Waterstones Children's Laureateship, in partnership with Booktrust.The exceptional talents behind some of the nation's best-loved books - from The Gruffalo to The BFG, We're Going on a Bear Hunt to the Charlie and Lola series - the Children...'s Laureates are the perfect ambassadors for children's literature. This beautiful gift anthology marks twenty wonderful years of the Laureateship, with stories, poems and pictures by all ten former honourees. Among others, Quentin Blake tells the stories behind his pictures of weird and wonderful beasts, Michael Morpurgo draws on childhood memories for a moving wartime tale and Michael Rosen plays with language and shapes in his witty, read-aloud poems. Each contribution is designed to inspire children to create their own work, and is accompanied by a note from the authors - rare insights from the finest talent in the world of children's books. Above all else, Flights of Fancy celebrates the Laureateship's most important achievement: encouraging children to let their imaginations soar. 50p from every copy sold goes to Booktrust.
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            ISBN 9781406387858
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2019
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age Children
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            Journey Through: Italy

            Journey Through: Italy (Paperback)

            By Ganeri, Anita

            • RRP: $20.99
            • $16.58
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            Exciting journeys through world countries using different modes of transport.

            ISBN 9781445136677
            Released NZ 11 Jan 2018
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Journey Through
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            A Book of Feelings

            A Book of Feelings (Paperback)

            By McCardie, Amanda; Illustrated by Rubbino, Salvatore

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $15.19
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            A warm, gentle book for young children who sometimes struggle to express what they're feeling.

            ISBN 9781406365917
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2016
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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