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            The History of Toys: From Spinning Tops to Robots

            The History of Toys: From Spinning Tops to Robots (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Jaffe, Deborah

            • RRP: $69.99
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            Traces the history of toys through the ages. This book reflects changing attitudes to childhood as well as the influences of technology and the invention of materials. It explores the various influences on toys from politics and marketing to religion and education.

            ISBN 9780750938495
            Released NZ 18 May 2006
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Teach Yourself VISUALLY Circular Knitting
              

            Teach Yourself VISUALLY Circular Knitting (Paperback)

            By Morgan-Oakes, Melissa

            • RRP: $41.99
            • $41.99
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            The visual way to get hooked on circular knitting Circular knitting (also known as knitting in the round) has benefits over knitting with straight needles, including seamless finished projects, easy portability, and not having to turn your work.

            ISBN 9780470874264
            Released NZ 15 Apr 2011
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Teach Yourself Visually Consumer
            Availability
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            The Hummingbird: 'Masterly: a cabinet of curiosities and delights, packed with small wonders' (Ian McEwan)
             

            The Hummingbird: 'Masterly: a cabinet of curiosities and delights, packed with small wonders' (Ian McEwan) (Hardback)

            By Veronesi, Sandro; Translated by Pala, Elena

            • RRP: $60.00
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            • Pub Date
              28 Sep 21

            A sophisticated, moving, funny and wise new novel by one of the masters of European literature.

            ISBN 9781474617468
            Released NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher Orion Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Older and Wider: A Survivor's Guide to the Menopause
             

            Older and Wider: A Survivor's Guide to the Menopause (Paperback)

            By Eclair, Jenny

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $22.39
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            • Pub Date
              25 May 21

            Hilarious and heartfelt A-Z of getting through the menopause with a smile on your face

            ISBN 9781529403572
            Released NZ 25 May 2021
            Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Lego Technic Non-electric Models: Simple Machines: Cars and Mechanisms
             

            Lego Technic Non-electric Models: Simple Machines: Cars and Mechanisms (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Isogawa, Yoshihito

            • RRP: $70.00
            • $52.50
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            • Pub Date
              28 Sep 21

            The fourth book in the best-selling LEGO(R) Technic Idea Book series by master builder and LEGO luminary Yoshihito Isogawa. Get inspired by the fun, creative projects found in The LEGO(R) Technic Idea Book: Non-Electric Models. Each project uses color-coded pieces and is illustra...ted with photographs taken from multiple angles, making it easy to see how the models are assembled. The Technic models in Non-Electric Models don't require motors or sensors, making it easy for the novice Technic builder to get started. You'll build models that use cranks, cams, rubber bands, and flywheels, and create contraptions that lift, grab, and shoot things. Every model illustrates a principle, concept, or mechanism designed to inspire your own original creations. You'll learn the basics of mechanical engineering and understand the joy of making things that work. This visual guide is the brainchild of master builder Yoshihito Isogawa and is designed to fire the imaginations of LEGO builders young and old. Imagine. Create. Invent. Now, what will you build?
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            ISBN 9781718501201
            Released NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher No Starch Press,US
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Brain Teasers for Puzzlers

            Brain Teasers for Puzzlers (Paperback)

            By Moore, Gareth

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $15.19
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            Dive into this fiendishly clever book of brain teasers and keep your brain in tip-top form.

            ISBN 9781789292831
            Released NZ 1 May 2021
            Publisher Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            372 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The King is Dead
              

            The King is Dead (Game / Learning Resources)

            Illustrated by Billion, Benoit; By Sylvester, Peer

            • RRP: $84.99
            • $65.92
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            A second edition of The King is Dead, a 2-4 player game of loyalty and politics in Medieval Britain.

            ISBN 9781472836601
            Released NZ 18 Aug 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            The World of Yayoi Kusama: A Jigsaw Puzzle
             

            The World of Yayoi Kusama: A Jigsaw Puzzle (Jigsaw / Other)

            Illustrated by Callaghan, Laura

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $26.99
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            • Pub Date
              17 Jun 21

            The 1000 piece World of Yayoi Kusama jigsaw puzzle by Laurence King Publishing is an art puzzlers dream. Jigsaw puzzles are back as a wellness trend and this beautifully illustrated one is sure to help you relax while immersing yourself in the life of Yayoi Kusama. From 1960s New... York to today's Tokyo, there's a huge cast of extras - her friends, lovers and collaborators. Discover references to her artworks and her love of the polka dot. Once complete why not frame the artwork or keepsake poster to keep forever. 1000-PIECE PUZZLE: The 1000-piece colourful jigsaw puzzle features the world of Yayoi Kusama in mind-blowing detail. Piece together the intricate illustrations by Laura Callaghan FUN, COLOURFUL ILLUSTRATIONS: Spot the famous figures, fellow artists and references to her polka dot artwork as you build this colourful jigsaw puzzle. POSTER INCLUDED: Includes a fun facts about Kusama's life and work in a fold out keepsake poster (A2) EASY HANDLING: The 1000 puzzle pieces are thick and sturdy, and the back sides are a white matte finish. The completed puzzle measures A2 in size and the jigsaw puzzle box measures 267 x 267 x 48mm. GIFT: The perfect gift for people who love art and want to spend time away from their screens while building this jigsaw puzzle
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            ISBN 9781786279330
            Released NZ 17 Jun 2021
            Publisher Laurence King Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            The Wanderlust World Travel Quiz Book: Thousands of Trivia Questions to Test Globe-Trotters
             

            The Wanderlust World Travel Quiz Book: Thousands of Trivia Questions to Test Globe-Trotters (Paperback)

            By Wanderlust; Atkin, Elizabeth

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $18.39
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            • Pub Date
              3 Aug 21

            This quiz book contains thousands of geographical trivia questions based on fun facts from all around the world. There are quizzes focussed on cities, countries, landmarks and geographical wonders of the world, and even 32 pages of picture quizzes.

            ISBN 9781787396852
            Released NZ 3 Aug 2021
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            Chess!: A Fun Game for All
             

            Chess!: A Fun Game for All (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wilkinson, Sinclair L.

            • RRP: $35.50
            • $19.10
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            I have taught and tutored chess to hundreds of youngsters, teenagers, and adults over the past twenty-five years. Throughout these years, I met and encouraged young people and adults who were interested in learning and playing chess to play the game.

            ISBN 9781951653262
            Released NZ 21 Dec 2019
            Publisher PR Media Solutions LLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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