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              Searching for Cicadas

              Searching for Cicadas (Hardback)

              By Gibbes, Lesley; Illustrated by Watson, Judy

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              This lovely story about a child and their grandfather searching for cicadas is part of the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybooks series. In the summertime, Grandpa and I go cicada-watching. We put our camping gear into my wagon and walk down to the local reserve. L...ast year we saw five Green Grocers, three Yellow Mondays and one Floury Baker. Can we find the rare Black Prince this year?This heartwarming nonfiction picture book is written by award-winning author Lesley Gibbes and gorgeously illustrated by Judy Watson.
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              ISBN 9781922244420
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Hello, Horse

              Hello, Horse (Hardback)

              By French, Vivian; Illustrated by Rayner, Catherine

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              A beautifully produced Nature Storybook about horses, with words by Vivian French and pictures from Catherine Rayner.From much-loved author Vivian French and award-winning illustrator Catherine Rayner comes a charming new Nature Storybook about horses. Hello, Horse gently introdu...ces young children to Shannon, a friendly bay mare, and offers encouragement to those unfamiliar with or a little nervous of these large, beautiful creatures. The subtext is packed with practical tips, such as the right way to offer a carrot, and also covers their behaviour - horses' need for company, for example. Tender words and art combine to create a warm and witty introduction to horses ... from the safety of the page!
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              ISBN 9781406349948
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              I (Don't) Like Snakes
               

              I (Don't) Like Snakes (Hardback)

              By Davies, Nicola; Illustrated by Lozano, Luciano

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              A bold, bright and fascinating Nature Storybook about one of the world's most hated creatures - the snake!

              ISBN 9781406342833
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Kookaburra
               

              Kookaburra (Hardback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Harricks, Tannya

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                1 Aug 20

              An exciting new addition to the narrative nonfiction series Nature Storybooks, about kookaburras. In the crinkled shadows night-dwellers yawn, day-creatures stretch and Kookaburra laughs. Kook-kook-kook. Kak-kak-kak. The team behind Dingo is back again with a new addition to the ...Nature Storybooks series. The kookaburra, perhaps Australia's best-loved bird, is shown in all her glory in a stunning and vivid landscape. Follow along as Kookaburra finds food for her young and goes searching for a nest with her mate.Full of fun and interesting facts about kookaburras - perfect for nature lovers and budding wildlife scientists.
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              ISBN 9781760651060
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-10 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Koala

              Koala (Paperback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Vivas, Julie

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              A fabulous addition to the award-winning narrative nonfiction Nature Storybook series, featuring the iconic Australian marsupial - the koala. It is time for Little Koala to leave the protection of his mother. But many challenges and dangers lie ahead for him as he searches for hi...s own home eucalypt and learns to be independent. During his search he encounters other territorial koalas, wanders through a bushfire-ravaged landscape and endures a night of storms.Koala is written by award-winning nonfiction picture book specialist Claire Saxby, and illustrated by the much-celebrated Julie Vivas, one of Australia's premier illustrators.
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              ISBN 9781760650919
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age Children
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Dry to Dry: The Seasons of Kakadu
               

              Dry to Dry: The Seasons of Kakadu (Hardback)

              By Freeman, Pamela; Illustrated by Anelli, Liz

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              • Pub Date
                1 Aug 20

              This Nature Storybook follow-up to the award-winning Desert Lake is a stunningly illustrated and extraordinary story of the yearly weather cycle and attendant changing wildlife of Kakadu National Park, from the Dry to the Wet to the Dry again. In the tropical wetlands and escarpm...ents of Kakadu National Park, the seasons move from dry to wet to dry again. Those seasons have shaped the astonishing variety of plants, animals, birds, insects ... migratory birds by the thousands, grasshoppers and owls, lizards and turtles, fruit bats and spear grass. And, gliding past them all in the rivers and waterholes, the long, sinuous shapes of crocodiles ...
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              ISBN 9781760650285
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-10 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Say Hi to Hedgehogs!

              Say Hi to Hedgehogs! (Paperback)

              Illustrated by McGuinness, Jane

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              With words and pictures by a debut author-illustrator, this is a new Nature Storybook about a very popular little animal - the hedgehog.A delightful Nature Storybook about hedgehogs from debut author-illustrator Jane McGuinness. There's someone we'd like you to meet - someone sma...ll and spiky. Say hi to Hedgehog! Follow this lovely little creature through the year and learn what hedgehogs like to eat, how they hunt for their food, where they build their nests, the time it takes for them grow from tiny hoglets into healthy adults and, as the seasons turn, how they prepare for hibernation. The story is told through gentle words and charming pictures, supported by a subtext full of fascinating facts, and at the end of the book, Jane explains how we can help these adorable animals survive the winter by making our homes "hedgehog-friendly". The perfect bedtime read for young nature-lovers!
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              ISBN 9781406385830
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Emu

              Emu (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Byrne, Graham; By Saxby, Claire

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              An exciting new addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Stories, about emus. Ages 5+.

              ISBN 9781922179708
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              Platypus

              Platypus (Paperback)

              By Whiting, Sue; Illustrated by Jackson, Mark

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              This fantastic title in the Nature Storybooks series is about one of Australia's most puzzling and unique animals - the platypus. Now in paperback!Platypus leaves his burrow in the riverbank and dives into the cool green pool. It is dusk and he is hungry. Platypus is always busy,... always moving, looking for his next meal. Follow platypus as he plays, swims, dives and scurries around his riverbank home.
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              ISBN 9781925381139
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2017
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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              White Owl, Barn Owl
               

              White Owl, Barn Owl (Paperback)

              By Davies, Nicola; Illustrated by Foreman, Michael

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              Get to know these rare and beautiful birds in this warmly illustrated non-fiction picture book.

              ISBN 9781406365443
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2016
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Nature Storybooks
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