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              Hoihoi Turituri
               

              Hoihoi Turituri (Board Book)

              By Bravi, Soledad

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.99
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              A te reo Maori edition of the top-selling The Noisy Book With over 100 pages, this unique boardbook is full of bright, bold illustrations and lots of noises to make-it's perfect to share with a baby or toddler."A sturdy, fat, little board book, just the right size for the tiny fi...ngers of pre-readers. They can also join in the satisfying and quirky noises." Best Books for Kids 2010, Dominion Post (NZ)"This celebration of sound is epic in its scope and delightful in its execution... lever and raucous fun." starred review, Publishers Weekly (US)"With a catalog of over 50 animals and objects on 116 thinner-than-normal-but-still-sturdy pages (probably the longest board book on record), this offering gives youngsters plenty to chatter about." Kirkus Reviews (US)
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              ISBN 9781776572625
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 0-4 years
              Language (Maori)
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              The House of Madame M
               

              The House of Madame M (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Perrin, Clotilde; Translated by Hahn, Daniel

              • RRP: $37.99
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              A large-format lift-the-flaps visit to the haunted house of Madame M-enjoy the thrill of uncovering what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture... Are you lost? Come in! You're in luck-there's no one here just now Shhh... Be as quiet as you can, and ve...ry, very careful! In The House of Madame M, we explore a strange house: hallway, living room, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. Each room is full of surprises to make even the bravest shiver. Are we in the house of an ogre? A witch? Something else altogether? This visit to Madame M's brings the thrill of finding what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture. Full of humour and detail, it will mesmerise readers of all ages.
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              ISBN 9781776572748
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              The Wolf and Fly
               

              The Wolf and Fly (Board Book)

              Illustrated by Damm, Antje; Translated by Chidgey, Catherine

              • RRP: $16.99
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              The Wolf and the Fly is a delightful guessing, memory, observation and naming game in which one toy after the next disappears into the mouth of a hungry wolf. From New York Times Illustrated Book recipient Antje Damm. One gulp, another gulp and another: one toy after the next dis...appears into the mouth of the hungry wolf. Now he's almost full, just a last little fly for dessert-uh-oh! The Wolf and the Fly is both story and guessing game to play again and again. Each object on the shelf is brought to life then, when everything that's been swallowed re-emerges, the game starts anew.This is an original and delightful guessing, memory, observation and naming game from award-winning author and illustrator Antje Damm, whose The Visitor was a New York Times Illustrated Book of the Year.
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              ISBN 9781776572809
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 1-4 years
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              Tell Me: What Children really want to know about bodies, sex and emotions
               

              Tell Me: What Children really want to know about bodies, sex and emotions (Hardback)

              By Von Der Gathen, Katharina; Illustrated by Kuhl, Anke

              • RRP: $29.99
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              99 real children's questions answered. Everything children really want to know about sexuality and bodies-and aren't afraid to ask. This book collects questions asked by boys and girls and answers them directly: the questions are real, the answers honest and the images funny. How... much sex education do children need? As much as they ask for, say the experts. And exactly what do children want to know? Ask them!This book collects questions asked anonymously by children in classes about the human body, love and sexuality by experienced sex educationist Katharina von der Gathen. The answers are both direct and warm-hearted, giving children the information they really want to know in a form they can relate to. What is so important about the body? Why do bodies grow hair? Why do people kiss? Is it embarrassing to have sex? Why do breasts hang down? What does it feel like to be in love? Can a grandmother have children? What is a hormone? Can a child fart when it's inside a mother's body? What is sexy?
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              ISBN 9781776572328
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 7-12 years
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              All the Dear Little Animals
               

              All the Dear Little Animals (Paperback)

              By Nilsson, Ulf; Illustrated by Eriksson, Eva; Translated by Marshall, Julia

              • RRP: $17.99
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              A funny illustrated chapter book about three children who decide someone must bury all the world's poor dead animals.Esther was very brave. I was little and scared. One summer's day we started a business called Funerals Ltd, to help all the poor dead animals in the world. Esther ...did the digging, I wrote the poems, and Esther's little brother, Puttie, cried.A gently funny, unsentimental story about death in the context of play, from a child's perspective.
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              ISBN 9781776572823
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 6-9 years
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