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            Cricket Crazy
             

            Cricket Crazy (Paperback)

            By Bailey, Vivienne

            • RRP: $25.00
            • $20.00
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            A novel for young readers (particularly keen cricketers) about NZ's favourite summer game.

            ISBN 9780995123373
            Published NZ 15 Mar 2021
            Publisher The Cuba Press
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            80 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Where We Swim
               

            Where We Swim (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Horrocks, Ingrid

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $29.75
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            • In Stock At Publisher

            'I'd wanted to remember why it was we swam in the first place - to remember the pleasure of immersing in an element other than air.' Ingrid Horrocks had few aspirations to swimming mastery, but she had always loved being in the water. She set out on a solo swimming journey, th...en abandoned it for a different kind of swimming altogether - one which led her to more deeply examine relationships, our ecological crisis, and responsibilities to collective care. Why do people swim, and where, how, with whom? Where We Swim ranges from solitary swims in polluted lakes and rivers in Aotearoa New Zealand, to swims in pools in Medellin, Phoenix and the Peruvian Amazon. Near Brighton, Horrocks is joined by an imagined community of early women swimmers; back home she takes her first tentative swim after lockdown. Part memoir, part travel and nature writing, this book is about being a daughter, sister, partner, mother, and above all a human animal living among other animals - sheep and cows, whales and manatee, elks and ibises. 'Where We Swim is a book about family that travels by water in the body of a swimmer. Horrocks is someone with an appetite for adventure but she is also the mother of young children and daughter of older parents. She brilliantly contrasts heady plunges of bodily experience with chilling alarms about family. This book is filled with wanderlust, but also homesickness for a past when our waterways didn't have high coliform counts and Wellington's bays weren't soupy with saIp, and for the whole swimmable world it so vividly remembers.' -Elizabeth Knox
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            ISBN 9781776563135
            Published NZ 11 Mar 2021
            Publisher Victoria University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            273 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Lisa Carrington: Olympic Champion
              

            Lisa Carrington: Olympic Champion (Hardback)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $30.99
            • $30.99
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            Wahine Toa: Lisa Carrington tells the story of a girl from a small New Zealand town, who became the first Maori in history to win an Olympic gold medal. You'll learn how to use challenges in your own life as motivation. And you'll discover that no matter where you come from, it's... okay to dream big!
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            ISBN 9780995135307
            Published NZ 11 Jun 2020
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series Wahine Toa
            Availability
            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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            Peppa Pig: Peppa's Muddy Puddle Walk (Save the Children)
             

            Peppa Pig: Peppa's Muddy Puddle Walk (Save the Children) (Board Book)

            By Pig, Peppa

            • RRP: $12.99
            • $12.25
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            • Reprinting locally

            10% of the RRP of Peppa's Muddy Puddle Walk will be donated to Save the Children. It's Muddy Puddle Walk day at Peppa's playgroup, and she's very excited. Peppa's favourite thing in the world is jumping in muddy puddles! Will Peppa and her family be able to jump in enough muddy p...uddles to raise money for a good cause
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            ISBN 9780241476444
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Series Peppa Pig
            Availability
            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
             

            Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Young Adult Adaptation ed.)

            By Hillenbrand, Laura

            • RRP: $23.99
            • $18.11
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            • Not Available Locally

            Original version published: New York: Random House, A2010.

            ISBN 9780385742528
            Released NZ 27 Aug 2018
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            I Love My Bike

            I Love My Bike (Paperback, Illustrated Edition)

            By Mole, Simon; Illustrated by Usher, Sam

            • RRP: $14.99
            • $11.99
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            A warm, touching story about a child learning to ride a bike for the first time with her father's help.

            ISBN 9780711256217
            Released NZ 4 May 2021
            Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
            Interest Age 4-7 years
            Availability
            Title is temporarily out of stock
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            Love Monster and the Extremely Big Wave
             

            Love Monster and the Extremely Big Wave (Hardback)

            By Bright, Rachel

            • RRP: $31.89
            • $31.89
            • Internationally sourced

            A funny and empowering new story featuring Love Monster, who now appears in his own animated television show on CBeebies!

            ISBN 9780008408329
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            On Your Marks, Get Set, Gold!: A Funny and Fact-Filled Guide to Every Olympic Sport

            On Your Marks, Get Set, Gold!: A Funny and Fact-Filled Guide to Every Olympic Sport (Hardback)

            By Allen, Scott; Illustrated by Corbineau, Antoine

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $24.74
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            From boxing to boccia, find out just what it takes to become an Olympic and Paralympic star in this hilariously informative guide to the games. For each sport you'll discover why it's great, why it's not so great, what skills and equipment you'll need to start practising and even... how to sound like a pro!
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            ISBN 9781788008716
            Released NZ 6 May 2021
            Publisher Nosy Crow
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            The Nature Adventure Book: 40 activities to do outdoors

            The Nature Adventure Book: 40 activities to do outdoors (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $24.00
            • $18.00
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            Get close to nature with this outdoor project book for kids. This is the perfect gift for adventurous children, as they play their way through 40 crafts and games to be done outside. You don't need to live near a forest or have a huge garden to have a go at these projects - the a...ctivities and crafts in this book can be done on-the-go, in your neighbourhood, or at your local park. Discover the magic of the outdoors and get hands-on with activities that are perfectly suited for young children, as you collect treasure on a nature walk, learn to identify animals from their tracks, create wild art, whittle a magic wand from a stick, and build a twig tipi. There are also mindful games that encourage children to tune into their senses and feel connected to their surroundings. Whether your child loves the great outdoors, or could benefit from spending more time away from screens, research shows that playing, learning, and being free in nature boosts children's development and helps them to grow in confidence. Get inspired by nature, be creative, and feel free.
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            ISBN 9780241465721
            Released NZ 4 Mar 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            358 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Peppa Pig: Peppa's Camper Van
             

            Peppa Pig: Peppa's Camper Van (Board Book)

            By Pig, Peppa

            • RRP: $12.99
            • $9.74
            • Save $3.25
            • Pub Date
              23 Jun 21

            Peppa Pig is excited to go on holiday in a camper van filled with all the latest gadgets. But will Daddy Pig be able to find the way when they get lost on the way to the campsite? Peppa fans will love to read and reread this hilarious holiday story!

            ISBN 9780241476604
            Released NZ 23 Jun 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Series Peppa Pig
            Availability
            664 Available for pre-order, ships once released
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