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            Willy The Wizard

            Willy The Wizard (Paperback, New edition)

            By Browne, Anthony

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            Willy the chimp loves football. But he doesn't have any boots, so he's never picked for the team. Then one evening Willy is given a strange pair of old-looking football boots and Willy's luck is about to change.

            ISBN 9780552549356
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            I Hate School!
             

            I Hate School! (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Willis, Jeanne; Illustrated by Ross, Tony

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            Honor Brown cannot find a good word to say about her school despite much prompting. She insists that her teacher is a warty toad, the water tray has killer sharks in it, and even her friends are loathsome. But when the time comes to move on to 'Big School', she sits in the corner... and sobs! Maybe it wasn't so bad after all!
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            ISBN 9781842704639
            Released NZ 2 Jan 2006
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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            Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish

            Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Foreman, Michael

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            One day, when man had set out for a distant star, the dinosaurs came back to life and tidied up the barren wastes he had left behind him. Man was only allowed back when he agreed that the earth should be shared and enjoyed by everyone.

            ISBN 9780140552607
            Released NZ 26 Sep 1997
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Puffin Books
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            Mummy Laid An Egg!

            Mummy Laid An Egg! (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Cole, Babette

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            Mum and Dad decide it's time to tell their children the facts of life. But do they dare - and do they even really know them?

            ISBN 9780099299110
            Released NZ 4 Aug 1995
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Red Fox picture books
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            Ghost Ship: A Cape Cod Story
             

            Ghost Ship: A Cape Cod Story (Other book format / Other, New title)

            By Clark, Mary Higgins

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            On a summer visit to Cape Cod Coast, ten-year-old Thomas meets Silas, a boy his own age who was a cabin boy on a ship that sailed almost three hundred years ago. Renowned master storyteller Mary Higgins Clark's first picture book offers a glimpse into a long-past seafaring life, ...and a story of friendship that will touch the heart. Ages 10+.
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            ISBN 9781416935148
            Published NZ 3 May 2007
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Australia
            Interest Age 6-10 years
            Series Paula Wiseman Books
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            The Day I Swapped my Dad for Two Goldfish
             

            The Day I Swapped my Dad for Two Goldfish (Mixed media product / Mixed Media, New edition, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 CD-Audio)

            By Gaiman, Neil; Illustrated by McKean, Dave

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            Includes an audio version of the picture book.

            ISBN 9780747578406
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2005
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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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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            Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children
              

            Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mellonie, Bryan; Illustrated by Ingpen, Robert

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            Explains that different plants and animals have different lifespans and grow up at different rates.

            ISBN 9780553344028
            Released NZ 1 Oct 1983
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 7-11 years
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            The Harmonica
             

            The Harmonica (Library Binding, illustrated edition)

            By Johnston, Tony; Illustrated by Mazellan, Ron

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            A father's gift of a harmonica brings a young boy comfort and ensures his survival. Inspired by the life of a Holocaust survivor.

            ISBN 9781570914898
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2014
            Publisher Charlesbridge Publishing,U.S.
            Interest Age Children
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            Carnival of the Animals
             

            Carnival of the Animals (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Reprint)

            By Lithgow, John; Illustrated by Kulikov, Boris

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            The award-winning actor and New York Times bestselling author is back with a beautifully illustrated adaptation of the New York City Ballets production of Carnival of the Animals. Full color.

            ISBN 9780689873430
            Released NZ 5 Dec 2007
            Publisher Simon & Schuster
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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