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            Voices in the Park

            Voices in the Park (Paperback, New edition)

            By Browne, Anthony

            • RRP: $22.00
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            Four different voices tell their own version of the same walk in the park. The radically different perspectives provide depth to this simple story about overcoming adult snobbery, which explores many key themes such as alienation, friendship and the bizarre amid the mundane.

            ISBN 9780552545648
            Released NZ 3 Sep 1999
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            159 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Zoo

            Zoo (Paperback, New edition)

            By Browne, Anthony

            • RRP: $22.00
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            Two brothers and their parents spend a day at the zoo, looking at the animals in the cages - or is it that the animals are watching the visitors? This winner of the 1993 Kate Greenaway Medal is a teasing examination of the relationship between man and animals, and the role of zoo...s.
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            ISBN 9780099219019
            Released NZ 3 May 1994
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Red Fox picture books
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            59 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Patrol: An American Soldier in Vietnam

            Patrol: An American Soldier in Vietnam (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            Illustrated by Myers, Walter Dean; Grifalconi, Ann

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            From Printz Award-winning author Myers and Caldecott Honor artist Grifalconi comes a gripping and powerful story told in verse that takes readers into the heart and mind of a young soldier's haunting, unforgettable experience in Vietnam. Full color.

            ISBN 9780060731595
            Released NZ 4 Jan 2005
            Publisher HarperCollins
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            1 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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            Hair In Funny Places

            Hair In Funny Places (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            Illustrated by Cole, Babette

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            Girls and boys are always curious and sometimes even alarmed by the behaviour of their bodies as they grow up. This text takes the form of a conversation between a small girl and her teddy bear. It is the behaviour of Mr and Mrs Hormone which is responsible for and plays havoc wi...th the physical and emotional states of girls and boys in puberty.
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            ISBN 9780099266266
            Released NZ 5 Oct 2001
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            2 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Island

            The Island (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            Illustrated by Greder, Armin

            • RRP: $36.99
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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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            365 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Arrival

            The Arrival (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Tan, Shaun

            • RRP: $34.99
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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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            623 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Waterhole

            The Waterhole (Paperback)

            By Base, Graeme

            • RRP: $26.00
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            The creator of the international bestselling 'Animalia' brings a stunning new picture book, with an exquisite cast of characters and a timeless, life-affirming theme. This book is an ingenious infusion of counting book, puzzle book, story book and art book, with typically detaile...d illustrations. Ages 3 and over.
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            ISBN 9780140567533
            Published NZ 3 Mar 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            534 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Wolves in the Walls
             

            The Wolves in the Walls (Mixed media product / Mixed Media, New title, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 CD-Audio)

            By Gaiman, Neil; Illustrated by McKean, Dave

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            When Lucy hears noises from behind the wall she tries to warn her parents that there are wolves banging about. But her parents don't listen. When the wolves finally take over the house and Lucy and her family are evicted to live in the garden, her parents realise perhaps they sho...uld have listened.
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            ISBN 9780747591627
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2007
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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            Animalia

            Animalia (Paperback, New edition)

            By Base, Graeme

            • RRP: $26.00
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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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            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Willy And Hugh
             

            Willy And Hugh (Paperback)

            By Browne, Anthony

            • RRP: $19.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            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
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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