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            I am the Universe
             

            I am the Universe (Hardback)

            By Unka, Vasanti

            • RRP: $25.00
            • $18.75
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            From glittering galaxies to busy city streets, this stunning picture book takes you on a tour around the Universe. I am the Universe, an infinite space of glittering galaxies. It's a starlit journey through space that will lead you to a wonderful planet brimming with all kinds of... life - including yours. This stunning story demonstrating the scale of the Universe and our place in it was created specially for children aged three years and up by the award-winning author-illustrator Vasanti Unka, who lives in Auckland, New Zealand, the Earth, the Solar System, the Galaxy, the Milky Way, the Universe.
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            ISBN 9780143773443
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
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            Abigail and the Birth of the Sun
             

            Abigail and the Birth of the Sun (Paperback)

            By Cunningham, Matthew; Illustrated by Wilkins, Sarah

            • RRP: $38.99
            • $29.24
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            "Exploration of the big bang theory and the birth of our solar system for young children, all wrapped up in a bedtime story. Join Abigail on a magical night-time adventure to discover how the sun, moon and planets came into being"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9780143772705
            Published NZ 2 Jul 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
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            Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Space!
             

            Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Space! (Paperback)

            By Tsang, Katie; Tsang, Kevin; Illustrated by Reed, Nathan

            • RRP: $19.50
            • $14.88
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            The brilliantly funny and final book in the SAM WU series, starring the bravest scaredy-cat in the world! Perfect for reluctant readers and fans of STEM, Tom Fletcher, Pamela Butchart and Sam Copeland's CHARLIE CHANGES INTO A CHICKEN

            ISBN 9781405297615
            Released NZ 6 Aug 2020
            Publisher Egmont UK Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            What the Dinosaurs Saw: Life on Earth Before Humans
             

            What the Dinosaurs Saw: Life on Earth Before Humans (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Burke, Fatti

            • RRP: $41.99
            • $32.27
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            • Internationally sourced

            Watch our world come to life amid bubbling volcanoes and electrical storms in this vibrantly illustrated account of life on Earth before humans. It's time to discover What the Dinosaurs Saw. Our whole universe began as a tiny dot, smaller than this full stop. Smaller than anythin...g you've ever seen in your life. This dot was filled with so much hot, dense energy that it burst and created the biggest event of all time - THE BIG BANG! From life's earliest beginnings 3.5 billion years ago in a violent atmosphere to the mighty dinosaurs who roamed Earth 250 million years ago, find out how life adapted, evolved and survived exploding stars, flying meteoroids and natural disasters. Find out about awesome prehistoric creatures. See how the Earth transformed into the separate continents and seas we recognise today. And what about those dinosaurs? Discover what we know about their bodies, diet, habitats and learn their family tree. With amazing facts and awe-inspiring illustrations by the award-winning Fatti Burke, What the Dinosaurs Saw will fascinate children and families with the story of our universe and life of Earth.
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            ISBN 9781408898611
            Released NZ 2 Jul 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
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            Space Maps: Your Tour of the Universe
             

            Space Maps: Your Tour of the Universe (Hardback)

            By Albanese, Lara; Illustrated by Vidus Rosin, Tommaso

            • RRP: $39.99
            • $35.99
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            * Strikingly illustrated, simple explanations of the universe * Shows night sky from Southern Hemisphere as well as North * Part of the popular series that includes Food Atlas

            ISBN 9780947506681
            Published NZ 6 Aug 2020
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age Children
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            Diggersaurs: Mission to Mars
             

            Diggersaurs: Mission to Mars (Paperback)

            By Whaite, Michael

            • RRP: $17.99
            • $17.37
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            • Internationally sourced

            While Diggersaurs work hard outdoors shifting earth and granite, Work takes place in outer space upon a distant planet . . . Meet the Roversaurs - an awesome combination of dinosaur and spacecraft. They busy on Mars, tunnelling through the ground, mapping new territory, testing s...oil samples and growing plants - what do they have planned? And might they need some help from the Diggersaurs? This read-aloud rhyming treat is bursting with funny, characterful dino-machines. Award-winning, bestselling Michael Whaite brings Mars to life with bright, bold colours and details to pore over.
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            ISBN 9780241378960
            Released NZ 15 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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            The Mysteries of the Universe: Discover the best-kept secrets of space
             

            The Mysteries of the Universe: Discover the best-kept secrets of space (Hardback)

            By Gater, Will

            • RRP: $49.69
            • $49.69
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            From planets and asteroids to black holes and galaxies, every page will captivate young readers as they journey through the vastness of space. Each celestial body is shown both photographically and illustrated, and children will love poring over the detailed close-up images. Enga...ging storybook-style descriptions of each object allow readers to delve into myths, legends, trivia, and key discoveries about the solar system and beyond. Wonder at the rocky rings around Saturn, discover the tale behind the constellation Centaurus, and gaze at the fountains gushing from Jupiter's moon Enceladus. With reference pages packed with fascinating information, you'll go away knowing something you didn't before, and you'll return time and again. An attractive gift for children who can't get enough of astronomy, The Mysteries of the Universe is perfect for kids to explore by themselves or for bedtime stories.
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            ISBN 9780241412473
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
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            An Adventurer's Guide to Outer Space

            An Adventurer's Guide to Outer Space (Hardback)

            By Thomas, Isabel; Illustrated by Imamura, Yas; Foreword by Hawking, Lucy

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $26.25
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            Blast off on an interactive voyage beyond the stars! Pack your spacesuit and join adventurer Mia on a spellbinding journey to the depths of the universe, spotting spectacular constellations, discovering new asteroids and counting the sparkling rings of Saturn. On your way, you ca...n visit: - the Moon and Sun - the International Space Station - Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune - the Asteroid Belt - the Dwarf Planets - the Kuiper Belt - Exoplanets - the Milky Way and distant galaxies With simple descriptions and everyday comparisons, this interactive book will inspire and excite the adventurers of the future.
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            ISBN 9780241360705
            Released NZ 15 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Mars: Explore the mysteries of the Red Planet

            Mars: Explore the mysteries of the Red Planet (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $24.00
            • $18.00
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            Has there ever been life on Mars? Will we be living there soon? HOW?! Discover the past, present, and future of the mysterious red planet in this beautiful non-fiction book for kids. The launch of Mars rovers by NASA, Europe, and China in 2020 will be the biggest science news of ...the year, and will reveal more about Mars than ever before. Get ahead with this amazing new book, which explores the evidence for past life on Mars, what's happening there now, and what it might look like to one day live on the red planet. Discover incredible space technology, learn how to spot the planet in the night sky throughout the year, and find out if YOU'VE got what it takes to join the teams travelling to Mars in the coming years. Children will adore this essential guide to the red planet. Incredible images and fun illustrations will ignite their imagination and give them a fascinating insight into what the future might hold...
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            ISBN 9780241409589
            Released NZ 19 May 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Anatomicum Junior
             

            Anatomicum Junior (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Wiedemann, Katy; By Paxton, Jennifer Z.

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $20.99
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            • Pub Date
              29 Sep 20

            Welcome to Anatomicum. This museum is open all hours. It will take you on an incredible journey right around the human body, from the intricate workings of the brain to the tiny muscles used to show emotion. Have you ever wondered how each life starts with just one cell, or how m...any blood cells there are in your body? Then this is the book for you. Anatomicum Junior is a reduced age range follow-on from the original Anatomicum. The text is carefully simplified to make it appealing to younger readers, while retaining the dynamic style and fascinating information of the original.
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            ISBN 9781787416543
            Released NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Templar Publishing
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Welcome to the Museum
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