|Series:||Tales from the Hidden Valley Ser.|
Welcome to Carles Porta's beautifully imagined world, where tiny onion-headed ballerinas dance among multicolored autumn leaves, and new friends are found in the strangest ways.
It's Fall in the hidden valley and there's a sense of... read more
The sixth picture book from powerhouse duo Walliams and Ross, Geronimo is a comedic tale of a spirited baby penguin determined to fly, with a little help from his dad. Walliams’ wit and vibrant illustrations from Ross combine with humour and heart in this glorious wintery stor... read more
Storm Boy and his father live alone in a humpy among the sandhills between the Southern Ocean and the Coorong - a lonely, narrow waterway that runs parallel to a long stretch of the South Australian coast. Among the teeming birdlife of the Coorong, Storm Boy finds an i... read more
Many women marched, but one led the way...
It's 125 years since New Zealand became the first country in the world to give women the vote. This accessible story for children is written as historical fiction, telling of Kate Sheppard's life journey and her struggle to advance the cause of women's suffrage.
"Old King Cole scored a mighty fine goal... And a merry old soul was he... " Roll up! Roll up! It's time for more riotous rhyming fun as Mother Goose gets the classic Kiwi-ised treatment by Peter Millett and Scott Tulloch. Laugh yourself silly as Itsy Bitsy S... read more
In this story about being true to oneself, a boy searches for the secret to doing the perfect bomb into the water. With training from Nan, an expert and former champion, and by listening to his own voice,... read more
A comical story about a very busy bath.
Pig is having a lovely bath. In come Sheep, Cow, Horse.... They are very noisy! What can Pig do to make them go away? Pig must think of something smart and quick.
|Author:||Piatarihi Tui Yates; Roger Cunningham (Music by); Katherine Quin (Illustrator)|
Book and CD written and sung by Aunt Bea - Piatarihi Tui Yates, with music by Roger Cunningham. Illustrated by Katherine Quin.
Keep fit kiwi like to jump, like to jump. Keep fit kiwi like to pump, like to pump. We bend and stretch and run and play. Keep fit kiwi do a workout every day! Join the gym class and have fun with three fit kiwi and their friends as they work out to a favourite song Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes! KA PAI!
|Reading Level:||7 Kids picture|
They cant run, swim, fly or jump... so how will these two little rocks get to the shop? Find out in this hilarious tale of adventure and persistence, to reach a snack thats totally worth it.
Skip, skip, skip to the loo, Skip, skip, skip to the loo, Skip, skip, skip to the loo, Skip to the loo, my darlin! There's a HULLABALOO down on the farm. Animals are here, there and everywhereeven in the LOO! Sing along to this hilarious version of a much-loved song with Dame Lynda and Dame Jools.
|Author:||Laura Bunting; Philip Bunting (Illustrator)|
Ever wondered why there are so many books about bears? Discover the grizzly truth in this bear-all account. Bears are tired. Sick and tired. And just when they are in the middle of something really goodlike sleeping, snoozing or nappingtoo many storybooks mean they h... read more