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            Brain Tricks
             

            Brain Tricks (Paperback)

            By Stanley, Rose

            • RRP: $29.99
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            Brain Tricks is a book which aids children's understanding of emotional pain, what it is and how it differs from physical pain. It explains the phenomenon of neuroplasticity in a way children can grasp and invites them to unlock the power they have within themselves to change the... way they think about and react to different experiences.
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            ISBN 9780473474621
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            National Geographic Kids Infopedia 2020
             

            National Geographic Kids Infopedia 2020 (Paperback)

            By Geographic Kids, National

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            It's the 10th anniversary of the world's best-selling infopedia for kids!

            ISBN 9781426334283
            Released NZ 6 Dec 2019
            Publisher National Geographic Kids
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Maps of the World's Oceans: An Illustrated Children's Atlas to the Seas and all the Creatures and Plants that Live There

            Maps of the World's Oceans: An Illustrated Children's Atlas to the Seas and all the Creatures and Plants that Live There (Hardback)

            By Mojetta, Angelo; Lavagno, Enrico; Illustrated by Vallarino, Sacco

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            This lavishly illustrated, fact-filled atlas-a follow-up to Maps of the World-allows children to discover the fascinating and mysterious world below sea level.

            ISBN 9780762467976
            Released NZ 14 Jan 2020
            Publisher Running Press
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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            Tui Street Heroes: 2019
             

            Tui Street Heroes: 2019 (Paperback)

            By Kayes, Anne; Illustrated by Phillips, Craig

            • RRP: $19.99
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            What happens when you find yourself on a dangerous journey, and you're expected to be the hero?

            ISBN 9780473489717
            Published NZ 5 Sep 2019
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age Children
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            What's the Point of Maths?

            What's the Point of Maths? (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Incredible historical and contemporary stories explore the often surprising origins of the maths we use today, from number sequences to trigonometry. Crazy facts, magic tricks, and mathematical brainteasers will amuse and entertain even the most reluctant math students. Find out ...why an hour has 60 rather than 100 minutes and how prime numbers keep the internet working. Colourful and uncluttered illustrations make mathematical explanations easy to grasp in seconds and make this user-friendly book simple to navigate and a joy to browse and read. What's the point of maths? is perfect for those who need some inspiration when it comes to numbers. It combines stories from history with simple visual explanations to bring maths to life. From spotting a bargain to talking to computers, from filling in a giant sinkhole to becoming a trillionaire, it shows children why core maths ideas were invented and how to apply them today - in the classroom and the real world! Accompanying the fascinating stories are puzzles, games, and amazing facts, as well as a lively challenge to help bring each of the topics to life. Stylish, colourful illustrations make the maths fun and unintimidating, while simple diagrams and steps make explanations easy to grasp in seconds. Throughout the book, worked examples show readers how to solve simple maths challenges, encouraging children to improve their maths skills with hands-on practice. A vocational theme runs throughout the book, showing why maths is a vital skill in many fields of life, from science and entertainment to sport and travel.
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            ISBN 9780241343524
            Released NZ 7 Jan 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes

            Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes (Paperback)

            By Cooper, Chris

            • RRP: $17.99
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            What is forensic science and how is it used to solve a crime? How do you know if a red stain is blood or ketchup, or whose blood it is? Can computers really recognize your face in a crowd? How do scientists decide how old bones are, and trace who they once belonged to? Explore th...e fascinating, and sometimes gory, world of forensics, where science helps crack the case. Learn why it is important to secure a crime scene, why fingerprints are critical clues, and how DNA sampling works. Find out how maggots can reveal how long someone has been dead, or how a single fabric fibre can lead to the murderer. From the scene of the crime to testing in the laboratory, you will get to know how all the clues are put together to tell a story and reveal the guilty person. Discover how methods have changed since the days of Sherlock Holmes, the latest technology in use today, and techniques of the future. Flip to the reference section to learn about pioneers in the field, see a timeline of forensic firsts, and locate museums and special websites to visit for further inspiration and exploration. The glossary gives you all the vocab you need to sound like a real CSI expert.
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            ISBN 9780241423639
            Released NZ 4 Feb 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series DK Eyewitness
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            Explore Your World: Weird, Wild, Amazing!
             

            Explore Your World: Weird, Wild, Amazing! (Hardback)

            By Flannery, Prof. Tim; Illustrated by Caldwell, Sam

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            The first book for children from renowned author and scientist Professor Tim Flannery, exploring the world's weirdest and most fascinating animals in all their bizarre glory!

            ISBN 9781760501587
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
            Interest Age 6-10 years
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            Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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            Tohora HB
             

            Tohora HB (Hardback)

            By Barraud, Ned

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            A moving story of the near extinction and then revival of one of New Zealand's magnificent marine mammals, the southern right whale.

            ISBN 9781988550060
            Published NZ 4 Oct 2019
            Publisher Potton & Burton
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Open-Ended Maths Activities

            Open-Ended Maths Activities (Paperback, Revised edition, Contains 1 Paperback / softback)

            By Sullivan, Peter; Lilburn, Pat

            • RRP: $82.99
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            Open-Ended Maths Activities discusses the features of 'good' mathematical questions. It provides practical advice on how teachers can create their own open-ended and problem-solving questions, and use them effectively in the classroom.Open-Ended Maths Activities:includes over 80 ...pages of 'good' questions for teachers to use in the classroomorganises questions into content areas (Number and Algebra, Measurement and Geometry, Statistics and Probability)indicates the suggested age level of students for each questionis written by a well-established expert in the field of teaching and learning mathematics, and an experienced author with a primary teaching background.
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            ISBN 9780190304034
            Released NZ 26 Jul 2017
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Miscellanous Primary Maths
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            Minecraft Master Builder: Dragons: A step-by-step guide to creating your own dragons, packed with amazing mythical facts to inspire you!

            Minecraft Master Builder: Dragons: A step-by-step guide to creating your own dragons, packed with amazing mythical facts to inspire you! (Paperback)

            Edited by Books, Carlton

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Minecraft Master Builder: Dragons is a step-by-step player's manual to help children aged 9+ - as well as 'kids of all ages' (i.e. Featuring everything from cockatrices to dragonets, komodo dragons to ice dragons, this fun and interactive guide will inspire readers to build amazi...ng monstrous Minecraft models.
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            ISBN 9781783124930
            Released NZ 26 Dec 2019
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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