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            Gwendolyn!
             

            Gwendolyn! (Hardback)

            By MacIver, Juliette; Illustrated by Baynton, Terri Rose

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            A PENGUIN in the JUNGLE? In the jungle there are jaguars, monkeys and parrots aplenty, but there are no penguins. None at all. Because penguins do not live in the jungle, except for ... GWENDOLYN! A story about friendship, adventure and finding your home. Ages 2-5

            ISBN 9780733335174
            Published AU 19 Sep 2016
            Publisher ABC Books
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            If I Was a Banana
              

            If I Was a Banana (Paperback)

            By Tylee, Alexandra; Illustrated by Rynhart, Kieran

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            This boy's-eye-view of the everyday brings alive all the wonder and oddity of the world inside our own heads. It is simple and funny but resonates long afterward, and begs to be read again.

            ISBN 9781776570348
            Published AU 8 Jun 2017
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 4-7 years
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            He Kaihanga Mapere
             

            He Kaihanga Mapere (Paperback)

            By Cotter, Sacha; Illustrated by Morgan, Josh; Translated by Teepa, Kawata

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            A child dreams of inventing a new marble and having the recipe appear in the Book of Marbles. Translated into the Maori language.

            ISBN 9781775502258
            Published AU 9 Oct 2016
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (Maori)
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            Gladys Goes to War
             

            Gladys Goes to War (Paperback)

            By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Copper, Jenny

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            "Gladys loves nothing better than tinkering with car engines and driving at top speed. She also dreams of learning to fly a plane. But it's 1914 and people, especially her mother, keep reminding her that women are not supposed to be adventurous. When war comes, Gladys offers her ...services at the front as an ambulance driver. She receives an infuriating response from the War Office: 'This will be a short war and women will not be needed. If you want to help the war effort you should stay at home and knit socks and balaclavas.' But Gladys is not the kind of person who stays home and knits. She is determined to go to war"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143507208
            Published AU 28 Mar 2016
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-10 years
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            Singing Dolphin
             

            Singing Dolphin (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Whaanga, Mere

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            Every once in a while, a dolphin will come to the island beside The Pathway of the Whales. It will leap and play with people, bring gifts and sing songs. Award-winning author Mere Whaanga tells a story of land, sea and seasons; of living creatures and family ties, and the songs t...hat connect us all.
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            ISBN 9781775434788
            Published AU 31 Jan 2017
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Torty and the Soldier
             

            Torty and the Soldier (Paperback)

            By Beck, Jennifer; Illustrated by Colston, Fifi

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            Meet Torty! Shes one tough little tortoise with a beat-up shell and some missing toes. Torty survived a great war that raged in Europe 100 years ago. Torty was rescued back then by a young Kiwi soldier. She is a World War One survivor.

            ISBN 9781775433651
            Published AU 1 Mar 2017
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Helper and Helper
             

            Helper and Helper (Paperback)

            By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

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            More funny stories and wry observations with the bestselling Snake and Lizard.

            ISBN 9781776571055
            Published AU 1 Feb 2017
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 6-8 years
            Series Snake and Lizard
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            Te Haerenga Maia Riripata I Te Araroa
             

            Te Haerenga Maia Riripata I Te Araroa (Paperback)

            By O'Rourke, Maris; Eyley, Claudia Pond

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            The Maori language edition of Lillibutt's Te Araroa Adventure Lillibutt is lonely so she sets off from Cape Reinga on a very long walk to visit her kunekune cousins at the Auckland Zoo. As she travels down the country on Te Araroa she meets others along the way and overcomes some... scary challenges during her long adventure. A charming tale of perseverance that also gives the reader a look at the first stage of the Te Araroa walkway.
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            ISBN 9781927305218
            Published AU 1 May 2016
            Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Kiwis at War: 1916: Dig for Victory
              

            Kiwis at War: 1916: Dig for Victory (Paperback)

            By Hair, David

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            Once they fought against each other for the land, now they fight together to protect it.

            ISBN 9781775432784
            Published AU 1 Mar 2018
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Kiwis at War
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            That's Not a Hippopotamus!
             

            That's Not a Hippopotamus! (Paperback)

            By MacIver, Juliette

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            A class trip to the zoo descends into a chaotic hunt for the missing hippopotamus. Teacher, zookeeper and all the children join the search. The noise and drama reach a pitch, and no one thinks to listen to quiet Liam, who really might know where the hippo is hiding.

            ISBN 9781927271971
            Published AU 1 Dec 2017
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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