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              Under the Ocean: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Sea Life
               

              Under the Ocean: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Sea Life (Paperback)

              By Barraud, Ned; Candler, Gillian

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Under the Ocean introduces young children to the creatures that live in the seas around New Zealand. The book describes different habitats: underwater reefs, the sea floor, the open ocean and the deep ocean. Animals featured in the fact pages include octopus and squid, sharks ...and rays, whales, dolphins, penguins and many others
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              ISBN 9781927213087
              Published AU 22 Sep 2014
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Explore & Discover
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              From Moa to Dinosaurs
               

              From Moa to Dinosaurs (Hardback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $26.99
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              From Moa to Dinosaurs, the fifth title in the acclaimed 'explore & discover' series for children, looks back in time to reveal what lived in ancient New Zealand. The book begins with a glimpse of the animals that lived in New Zealand just before people arrived. It then goes back ...in time, providing snapshots of particular periods, as far back as 180 million years ago. The range of animals covered in this book is remarkable: moa and other extraordinary birds that are now extinct; crocodilians and turtles; the shark-toothed dolphin and giant penguins; dinosaurs such as sauropods and theropods; as well as those resilient survivors who can still be found in New Zealand today, such as kiwi, native bats, giant weta and tuatara. Beautifully illustrated and impeccably researched, this is a wonderful and intriguing way for children to learn something about the origins of New Zealand.
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              ISBN 9780947503109
              Published AU 19 Sep 2016
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
              Series Explore & Discover
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              Watch Out For the Weka HB
               

              Watch Out For the Weka HB (Hardback)

              By Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $26.99
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              "While Alf, the DOC hut warden, is taking a swim, a curious weka steals his precious watch. He must get it back. That evening, Alf thinks up a cunning plan and eventually recovers his watch while also discovering the wekas treasure pile. Based on a true story, set at Awaroa in th...e Abel Tasman National Park, this entertaining picture book will delight young and old alike as the inquisitive and curious nature of our native weka is revealed and they accompany Alf on his quest to get his watch back"--Publisher's website.
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              ISBN 9780947503550
              Published AU 18 Sep 2017
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Moonman
               

              Moonman (Hardback)

              By Barraud, Ned

              "Moonman has often wondered about the glowing blue globe that he can see from his home on the moon. And when he hitches a ride on a passing shooting star down to Earth, he finds a wonderful new world with trees and fields of flowers and the shimmering sea. The only problem howeve...r, is that Moonman has never encountered daybreak before, with its burning sun. He must now get back to the moon"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9781927213285
              Published AU 17 Nov 2014
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              Moonman
               

              Moonman (Paperback)

              By Barraud, Ned

              Moonman has often wondered what the glowing blue globe is that he can see from his home on the moon. But when he hitches a ride on a passing shooting star, he finds a world on earth that is completely different to his own. Here he discovers trees and fields of flowers and the ...sea. The only problem is that Moonman has never before encountered daybreak, and with it the burning sun: he must get back to the moon. Moonman is a visually stunning new children's book from Ned Barraud, one of the rising stars in New Zealand children's book illustration. This delightfully illustrated story will be sure to entrance any young reader.
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              ISBN 9781927213278
              Published AU 17 Nov 2014
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              In the Garden: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Backyard
               

              In the Garden: Explore & Discover the New Zealand Backyard (Hardback)

              By Barraud, Ned; Candler, Gillian

              "Explore the garden, get close to the soil, flowers and trees and discover the many different animals that make the New Zealand backyard their home"--Back cover.

              ISBN 9781927213025
              Published AU 14 Oct 2013
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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              Watch Out For the Weka PB
               

              Watch Out For the Weka PB (Paperback)

              By Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $14.39
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              While Alf, the DOC hut warden, is taking a swim, a curious weka steals his precious watch. He must get it back. That evening, Alf thinks up a cunning plan and eventually recovers his watch while also discovering the weka's treasure pile. Based on a true story, set at Awaroa in th...e Abel Tasman National Park, this entertaining picture book will delight young and old alike as the inquisitive and curious nature of our native weka is revealed and they accompany Alf on his quest to get his watch back.
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              ISBN 9780947503543
              Published AU 18 Sep 2017
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Up the River: Explore and discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes & wetlands PB
               

              Up the River: Explore and discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes & wetlands PB (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $17.99
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              The sixth title in the award-winning `explore & discover' series, Up the River: Explore & discover New Zealand's rivers, lakes and wetlands gives children an opportunity to look under the surface and see what special creatures live, around New Zealand's freshwater habitats - our ...creeks, rivers, lakes and wetlands. Included in this title are animals ranging from the familiar p-u?keko to the rarely seen bittern, from the iconic eel to tiny whitebait, and some of the many barely known aquatic insects. Swimmable and drinkable fresh water are hot topics, and Up the River shows that many native animals depend on healthy waterways for a habitat, and their presence is often used as a sign of the water's health. Beautifully illustrated and impeccably researched, this is a wonderful and intriguing way for children to learn about New Zealand's freshwater environments. Previous `explore & discover' titles have: won the Elsie Locke Medal for non-fiction (2013), received Storylines awards (2014, 2015) and been finalists in the NZ Children's Book Awards (2013, 2015).
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              ISBN 9780947503345
              Published AU 18 Sep 2017
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age Children
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              New Zealand's Backyard Beasts PB
               

              New Zealand's Backyard Beasts PB (Paperback)

              By Barraud, Ned

              • RRP: $17.99
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              In the garden, creeping along branches, hiding under stones or flitting from flower to flower, a whole universe of creatures is waiting to be discovered. Butterflies, moths, beetles, wasps, spiders... what have you found in your backyard? Did you know that chorus cicadas live und...erground for most of their life? That bumblebees have smelly feet? That some species of stick insect are all female? Or that earwigs don't actually crawl into ears? In New Zealand's Backyard Beasts, children (and adults) can learn to identify some of the creatures most commonly found in the backyard. Beautiful illustrations are accompanied by informative text and fascinating facts. New Zealand's Backyard Beasts includes bees and wasps, beetles, butterflies and moths, mantises and stick insects and w?t? (insects), centipedes and millipedes (myriapods), spiders (arachnids), snails and slugs (crustaceans) and more. The book also introduces the magical transformations of complete and incomplete metamorphosis that insects undergo in their lifecycle. From the simply curious to the budding entomologist, New Zealand's Backyard Beasts will please and inform all age groups about the fascinating creatures found in the back garden. Whether just looking at the beautiful illustrations or absorbing the facts, this book is a must for all backyard adventurers.
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              ISBN 9780947503772
              Published AU 26 Oct 2018
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              In the Bush: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Native Forests
               

              In the Bush: Explore & Discover New Zealand's Native Forests (Paperback)

              By Candler, Gillian; Illustrated by Barraud, Ned

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              In the Bush is the fourth in the popular Explore & Discover series. It includes insects and other invertebrates, fungi, ferns and mosses, birds, bats, introduced pests, vines, epiphytes, and trees. Includes removeable, waterproof reference guide.

              ISBN 9781927213544
              Published AU 21 Sep 2015
              Publisher Potton & Burton
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Explore & Discover
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