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            Where the Forest Meets the Sea

            Where the Forest Meets the Sea (Paperback, New edition)

            Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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            When a young boy visits a tropical rain forest, he pretends it is a long time ago and that extinct and rare animals live in the forest, and aboriginal children play there. But how much longer will the rainforest remain, he wonders?

            ISBN 9780744513059
            Released NZ 28 May 1990
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 3-5 years
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            Window

            Window (Paperback, New edition)

            Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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            In this text a mother and baby look through a window at a wilderness. With each page the boy grows and the scene changes, by the time he is 20 the view is of a city. He gets married and has a child and moves to the country, where father and child look through the window at the wi...lderness outside.
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            ISBN 9780744594867
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2002
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Short and Incredibly Happy Life

            Short and Incredibly Happy Life (Paperback)

            By Thompson, C.; Illustrated by Lissiat, Amy

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            Human beings live for quite a long time and for a lot of that time we are not happy. We want to be taller, shorter, fatter, thinner, older and younger. Rats live for quite a short time and for most of that time they are very, very happy, and we think we are better than rats! Ages... 5+.
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            ISBN 9780733621673
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2006
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 5-9 years
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            Animalia

            Animalia (Paperback, New edition)

            By Base, Graeme

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            A picture book where familiar animals appear in unfamiliar situations and each page contains a wealth of hidden objects and ideas.

            ISBN 9780140541120
            Published NZ 1 Nov 1990
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Picture Puffin
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            The Island

            The Island (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            Illustrated by Greder, Armin

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            A powerful graphic novel for all ages about how human beings respond to outsiders.

            ISBN 9781741752663
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2007
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            Re-zoom (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Illustrated by Banyai, Istvan

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            A wordless picture book presents a series of scenes, each one from farther away, showing, for example, a boat which becomes the image on a magazine, which is held in a hand, which belongs to a boy, and so on.

            ISBN 9780140556940
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2000
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Picture Puffin Books (Paperback)
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            The Arrival

            The Arrival (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Tan, Shaun

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            What drives so many to leave everything behind and journey to a mysterious country; a place without family or friends, where everything is nameless and the future is unknown? This silent graphic novel is the story of every migrant, every refugee, every displaced person, and a tri...bute to those who have made the journey. Ages 10+.
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            ISBN 9780734406941
            Published NZ 12 Oct 2006
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 6-10 years
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            Belonging

            Belonging (Paperback, New title)

            Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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            Observed through the window of a house in a typical urban neighbourhood, each picture shows the developments of the land being reclaimed from built up concrete to a gradual greening, shown through the artist's collage illustrations. This is a hopeful environmental message.

            ISBN 9781406305487
            Released NZ 1 May 2007
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age Children
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            The Hidden Forest

            The Hidden Forest (Paperback, New edition)

            Illustrated by Baker, Jeannie

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            Looking for his lost fish trap, Ben thinks he sees something dark moving under the water. Is it a creature or only his imagination? Diving into the sea with his friend Sophie, he is amazed to discover a wonderful hidden world - and the rich variety of creatures that live there.

            ISBN 9780744578768
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2005
            Publisher Walker Books
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Willy And Hugh

            Willy And Hugh (Paperback)

            By Browne, Anthony

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            Willy hasn't got any friends and no-one ever lets him join in with their games. He is lonely, until the day he bumps into Hugh Jape in the park. Willy and Hugh are very different but they make a great team.

            ISBN 9780552559652
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2008
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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