"Marmaduke Duck was a duck with pluck. He was bold, he was brave, he was Dare Devil Duck!" But when Marmaduke Duck trades sweet shop life for adventure on the wide blue seas, he gets more than he barg..
Max loves having a bath! He plays with all his toys in the tub, and tries to make a very reluctant Dog join in the fun. This charming little book is full of drama, fun and humour. Max is an independen..
This is a wonderful first book for toddlers that perfectly captures the play world of children. Max, Dog and bear are playing in bed when bear takes a tumble into the potty. Here comes Dog to the resc..
Max takes Dog, bear and all his toys on a wagon ride--but he's in for a big surprise! This is a wonderful first book for toddlers that perfectly captures the play world of children and the delight and..
This children's picture book is in te reo Maori. It includes a CD with songs. No prior knowledge of te reo Maori is required by the children or adults using this book. The story and song are about veh..
The mules had been clip-clopping around the sun-baked hills for generations. They always clip-clopped in the same direction: west towards the setting sun. And they never ventured down to the glitteri..
Angel-Louise and her friends continue their adventures together. Harry & Merlin try to save the sheep in the bottom paddock from the rustlers. Merlin gets hurt and needs vet treatment & poor Harry get..
Minty the Blue whale is seeking adventure! From New Zealand to New York, across the oceans of the world. Join Minty as he travels from sea to city. A whale tale about following your dreams, having the..
Absentminded Mister Whistler always has a song in his head and a dance in his feet. In a rush to catch the train, he is so distracted he loses his ticket. Is it in the bottom pockets of his big coat o..
When Tyler Matthews wins a national ecological competition for a place on the NATURE SOUTH Eco Tour, he has no idea of where it will lead him. After he travels to the bottom of New Zealand's South Is..
What have they been up to since they were rescued after the huge earthquake in Kaikoura?Nine months on from that tumultuous time, Moo and Moo are about to embark on yet another remarkable adventure.An..
During the massive 7.8M earthquake that hit New Zealand in November 2016 two cows and a calf were stranded on a two-metre high 'island' when their paddock slid and buckled 80 metres from its original ..
The cows and sheep think Farmer McPhee should stop frowning and start frisking. But Farmer McPhee just wants to get some sleep! Then one moonlit night, something changes...A collaboration between our ..
When sixteen-year-old Canny of the Pacific island, Southland, sets out on a trip with her stepbrother and his girlfriend, she finds herself drawn into enchanting Zarene Valley where the mysterious but..
Moth is a picture book about friendship and belonging, and how it feels when you don't fit in. It aims to help children to better understand social anxiety and introversion in a safe and relatable way..
This children's picture book tells an old Tongan fable about a mischievous mouse and an unwitting octopus. An origin story, its illustrations take the reader from a Tongan forest to the edge of a frin..
Here's another adventure of Mr McGee, this time with elephants, one, two and three. A chance to perform and share the fun, so come and join in everyone. From the one-and-only Pamela Allen comes a new..
There s never been a period when Shakespeare was out of fashion. In his lifetime he was incredibly successful, and soon after his death his works were published to the world. Within these pages you ll..
Muddle is a loveable, slightly confused yet enthusiastic little duckling who asks lots and lots of questions. Mo is a long-suffering, not very adventurous white goat who has lots of patience. They are..
So what happens if you eat an apple with a green worm inside? Not just any worm, of course, but a fuzzy one, a buzzy one, a great big fat juicy one! Children will love this story about Daddy Zebra's t..
"Is your dad prickly? Does he snore? Is he tickly? Does he roar? Could he be a DINOSAUR?" Award-winning author/illustrator Ruth Paul explores all kinds of dinosaur dads in this simple text that childr..
Your first car is always the best. And your first trip is unforgettable - even when it doesn't go exactly to plan. 'Grandpa brought me a surprise. 'For you,' he said. It was rusty. Really rusty. But y..
Wanda has noticed some very unusual things about her grandpa...His pants need tail holes. He can eat an entire tree. His footprints attract palaeontologists. GRANDPA IS A DINOSAUR. Wanda knows it, but..
A sweet, funny illustrated chapter book about a young girl with a lot of optimism - even if sometimes life makes it hard to be happy. Dani is probably the happiest person she knows. She's happy becaus..
Dani's been trying her best to stay happy ever since her best friend Ella moved away. But when some girls in Dani's class start being cruel to her, it starts a chain of rather unhappy events...It woul..
Learn numbers - from one to one million! - with amazing art and objects from Te Papa, and fun rhyming text in this gorgeous board book. Collect all three in this inspiring new series - My New Zealand ..
Learn letters - from apples to zip! - with amazing art and objects from Te Papa, and fun rhyming text in this gorgeous board book. Collect all three in this inspiring new series - My New Zealand ABC B..
Learn colours - from red to rainbow! - with amazing art and objects from Te Papa, and fun rhyming text in this gorgeous board book. Collect all three in this inspiring new series - My New Zealand ABC ..
For Frances and her family, living on a remote lighthouse station, World War Two is both far away and scarily close. There are rumours of submarines in the Pacific. The Japanese have attacked Pearl Ha..