Tamati and his little sister, Aria, are playing on the beach when Aria hurts herself and can't stop crying. Te Wheke, an octopus, hears her and says he can help. But he tricks Tamati by throwing him a..
Nearly enough, sort of enough, almost enough ... In Hana's street there is not enough. Until Hana decides to do something about it. Although Hana's attempts to help are in the beginning successful, wh..
Everyone Walks Away is a beautiful, multi-layered book about loneliness, exclusion, and belonging. Frank feels lonely when everyone walks away. It's the same as always. But once home, he makes a speci..
An appealing and non-stereotypical love story with a strong female main character and a pirate making this book great for both girls and boys. The fierce little woman lived in a house at the end of a..
The cold is coming and Scout is on a daring flight in search of the last flowers of autumn. Scout's mission is very dangerous, but it is also vital, because the flowers provide the precious nectar the..
Guided by the twinkling Matariki stars, Flit and his friends try to find their way home. With native NZ flora and fauna, some insight into Matariki, counting in te reo, and featuring the cutest of lea..
An enchanting and inspiring stand-alone novel from the author of The Princess and the Foal. Maisie has always loved horses. She is also a talented artist. When the opportunity arises for her to study ..
Meet Goose, a passionate artist who wants to create a PERFECT portrait and win the village art competition. But after a whole week of painting Puffin and friends, Goose is all aflutter. Is an artist's..
Here is the ABC like you've never seen it: featuring Donovan Bixley's most popular characters from his uniquely New Zealand 'Wheels on the Bus' and 'Old MacDonald's Farm'. Look out for the milkshake-m..
Donovan Bixley gives parents the perfect off-to-sleep book for their little ones, with an engaging story of bedtime for all the animals around New Zealand being put to bed by their parents. His bright..
Green Dog has lost his bone. Where can it be? Help Green Dog search for his bone in his favourite places. A delightful 28-page picture book suitable for boys and girls aged 3 to 8. The book contains a..
#1 BESTSELLER The Grinny Granny Donkey, now with adorable plush and hardback mini-book in a boxed set. Wonky Donkey has a mum with the same lovable personality as her son. Kids, parents and their love..
This singalong book is the perfect “clean up” song for home, school and early childhood centre. During each verse, the children are encouraged to put away different items in the room, based on opposit..
This special collection contains six of Hairy Maclary's rollicking adventures: Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy, Hairy Maclary's Bone, Hairy Maclary's Caterwaul Caper, Hairy Maclary's Showbusiness..
"Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy" is the hilarious rhyming classic by Lynley Dodd. Hairy Maclary goes off for a walk in town, followed by doggish friends of all shapes and sizes. One by one they ..
The iconic first Hairy Maclary book, which introduces Hercules Morse, Bitzer Maloney, Muffin McLay, Bottomley Potts, Schnitzel von Krumm and of course the famous Hairy Maclary from Donaldon's Dairy. ..
"Hairy Maclary felt bumptious and bustly, bossy and bouncy and frisky and hustly". Hairy Maclary, everyone's favourite dog, is busy chasing and hustling all the neighbourhood cats from Slinky Malinki ..
"Hairy Maclary's Bone" is a hilarious rhyming story by Lynley Dodd. With cumulative rhymes and sunny ink and watercolor illustrations, this international favorite chronicles the escapades of our hero ..
In this lift-the-flap book the loveable and mischievous Hairy Maclary is hiding from the neighbourhood cats. But then he comes nose-to-nose with Scarface Claw, the toughest tom in town. This interacti..
This is the story of Hare, who struggles with an un-named mental malady self described as 'noise'. Noise could be runaway thoughts, voices in Hare's head, or loud feelings and general anxiety. Hare go..
This book celebrates our native birds and their unique talents. Learn about the great recycling talents of the kereru, the fishing ability of the kotare, the flying sklls fo the toroa and many more. A..
Herbert was a small dog who lived in Nelson by the sea. Everybody liked him, but the person who loved him most was Tim. One fine day, an excited Herbert set off with Tim's father on a boat, heading fo..
This is a charming counting book about a cat's day out on the town and all the delectable treats she is fed by her friendly neighbours - with slightly disastrous results! In her typically playful and ..
One dark and stormy night Henry hears a strange sound, and in the morning he can see a goose in his sand box. His mother says the goose is exhausted and they must leave him to recover. A charming stor..
The detailed contemporary illustrations tell the story from a Maori perspective - beginning with the myth of reation: Papatuanuku the earth mother, Ranginui the sky father and their children as guardi..
'"Hello, little worm." "I am not a worm." "Are you sure?" "Yep."' And indeed, he's right - he's not a worm. So what is he? And is it a good thing to be? Scott Tulloch has created a hilarious dialogue ..
The big bad wolf is hungry and on today's menu is Grandma, with Red Riding Hood for dessert. But no one is home at Grandma's house, only a nightdress lying on the bed. The wolf puts on the nightie and..