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              Snake and Lizard: 10th Anniversary Edition
                 

              Snake and Lizard: 10th Anniversary Edition (Paperback, New title)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $19.99
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              A collection of stories about the friendship between Snake and Lizard.

              ISBN 9780958278737
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781776571994
              Published AU 6 Jan 2007
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Snake and Lizard
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              The Visitor
                

              The Visitor (Paperback, New title)

              Illustrated by Bougaeva, Sonja; Translated by Smith, Monika; Edited by Todd, Penelope

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $16.99
              • Out Of Print

              Two sisters live peacefully on a tiny remote island. One day they receive a letter from their cousin Johyn who is coming to visit. At first the sisters are thrilled to have company, but they soon tire of John wanting to bring order to their life of comfortable chaos. "A wise and ...witty story about different ways of living." Ages 4+
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              ISBN 9780958272049
              Published AU 1 Jan 2010
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              H.O.U.S.E.
                

              H.O.U.S.E. (Hardback)

              By Machowiak, Aleksandra; Illustrated by Mizielinski, Daniel; Translated by Wojcik-Leese, Elzbieta

              • RRP: $34.99
              • $27.99
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              A funky and fascinating book about contemporary architecture for children. Have you ever seen a house without walls? Is it possible to pack a house into a suitcase? Can a house behave like a turtle?

              ISBN 9781877467660
              Published AU 1 Dec 2010
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              D.E.S.I.G.N.
                

              D.E.S.I.G.N. (Hardback)

              By Solarz, Ewa; Illustrated by Mizielinska, Aleksandra; Mizielinski, Daniel

              • RRP: $34.99
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              Through light and witty descriptions, colourful anecdotes and bold illustrations, D.E.S.I.G.N. entertains, amazes and teaches children about the origins, aesthetics and form of objects that surround us.

              ISBN 9781877467837
              Published AU 1 Dec 2011
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              A Book is a Book
                

              A Book is a Book (Hardback)

              By Bornholdt, Jenny; Wilkins, Sarah

              • RRP: $19.99
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              This book asks 'what is a book?' It celebrates books and reading. Although 'told' from a child's view, it captures the value and magic of books felt by all voracious readers.

              ISBN 9781877579929
              Published AU 1 Feb 2014
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              The Gobbledegook Book
               

              The Gobbledegook Book (Hardback)

              By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Clarkson, Giselle

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              Joy Cowley's favourite stories, poems and nonsense rhymes collected and reillustrated in a hardback gift volume for the family to treasure.

              ISBN 9781776572588
              Published AU 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children
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              The Mapmakers' Race
               

              The Mapmakers' Race (Paperback)

              By Hunter, Eirlys

              • RRP: $19.99
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              "Joe, Francie and Humphrey misplace their famous mapmaker mother as they begin the Great Race to map a rail route through an uncharted wilderness. Their father didn't return from his last expedition and now their money is gone. This race is their last chance. They have twenty-eig...ht days to find and map the best route. There will be bears, bees, bats, river crossings, cliff falls, impossible weather-but worst of all, they're racing five teams of adults who do not play by the rules"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9781776572038
              Published AU 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              Hattie
                

              Hattie (Paperback)

              By Nilsson, Frida; Illustrated by Wirsen, Stina; Translated by Marshall, Julia

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $13.59
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              • Pub Date
                1 Mar 20

              A funny, lively, sympathetic illustrated chapter book about a street-smart country girl in her first year of school, from internationally award-winning Frida Nilsson.Hattie is a street-smart country girl in her first year of school. She lives just outside of nowhere, right next t...o no one at all. Luckily she's starting school and that brings new adventures. Hattie gets her first swimming badge, falls madly in love with a hermit crab and meets a best friend. Sometimes things go wrong-like when the hairdresser cuts her hair into stumps just in time for school photos. Or when she happens to accidentally say in class that her new neighbour has three white horses she can ride on.Hattie is a funny, lively and sympathetic chapter book, perfect for reading aloud and for newly independent readers-from Frida Nilsson, whose award-winning Ice Sea Pirates was an international bestseller.
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              ISBN 9781776572717
              Published AU 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 6-9 years
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              The Inkberg Enigma
                

              The Inkberg Enigma (Paperback)

              Illustrated by King, Jonathan

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $22.39
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              • Pub Date
                1 May 20

              A graphic-novel mystery adventure for eight- to twelve-year-olds in which a girl and boy uncover the secret that has corrupted their seaside town Miro and Zia live in Aurora, a fishing town nestled in the shadow of an ancient castle. Miro lives in his books; Zia is never without ...her camera. The day they meet, they uncover a secret. The fishing works, the castle, the town council: all are linked to an ill-fated 1930s Antarctic expedition. But the diary of that journey has been hidden and the sea is stirring up unusual creatures. Something has a powerful hold over the town. With Zia determined to find out more, Miro finds himself putting aside his books for a real adventure.The Inkberg Enigma is an exciting adventure with a strong filmic narrative.
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              ISBN 9781776572663
              Published AU 1 May 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              Zanzibar
               

              Zanzibar (Paperback)

              By Valckx, Catharina

              • RRP: $16.99
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              An uplifting, warmhearted early chapter book about a crow, who proves you can move mountains (or even dromedaries) and perform truly heroic deeds if you believe in yourself Zanzibar cooks a fine mushroom omelette,and he is a crow who wears his feathers well. At least he thought s...o, until a spectacled lizard knocks at his door, wanting to write an article about a remarkable person. Is Zanzibar remarkable? The lizard seems to doubt it. Zanzibar thinks: To be remarkable, I must achieve something incredible, an extraordinary feat. So he decides that's what he'll do. His feat will be an attempt to lift a dromedary.
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              ISBN 9781776572564
              Published AU 1 Aug 2019
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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