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            The Island

            The Island (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            Illustrated by Greder, Armin

            • RRP: $29.99
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            A powerful graphic novel for all ages about how human beings respond to outsiders.

            ISBN 9781741752663
            Published AU 1 Aug 2007
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 8-11 years
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            The Arrival

            The Arrival (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Tan, Shaun

            • RRP: $32.99
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            What drives so many to leave everything behind and journey to a mysterious country; a place without family or friends, where everything is nameless and the future is unknown? This silent graphic novel is the story of every migrant, every refugee, every displaced person, and a tri...bute to those who have made the journey. Ages 10+.
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            ISBN 9780734406941
            Published AU 12 Oct 2006
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 6-9 years
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            Animalia

            Animalia (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Base, Graeme

            • RRP: $19.99
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            A picture book where familiar animals appear in unfamiliar situations and each page contains a wealth of hidden objects and ideas.

            ISBN 9780140541120
            Published AU 1 Nov 1990
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Picture Puffin
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            The Waterhole

            The Waterhole (Paperback)

            By Base, Graeme

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            The creator of the international bestselling 'Animalia' brings a stunning new picture book, with an exquisite cast of characters and a timeless, life-affirming theme. This book is an ingenious infusion of counting book, puzzle book, story book and art book, with typically detaile...d illustrations. Ages 3 and over.
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            ISBN 9780140567533
            Published AU 3 Mar 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-6 years
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            Millicent

            Millicent (Paperback)

            By Baker, Jeannie

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            Millicent is a warm and gentle story about an old lady's daily wanderings through Hyde Park to feed the pigeons. Along the way, we hear Millicent's thoughts and feelings towards the pigeons that she so dearly loves. Her dream is to find enough feathers on the ground to make a coa...t, hat, bag and shoes so she will be warm and cosy.
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            ISBN 9781921150739
            Published AU 1 Sep 2008
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Walker Classic
            Language (English)
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            Jungle Drums

            Jungle Drums (Paperback, New title)

            By Base, Graeme

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            Ngiri Mdogo is the smallest in a big family of African warthogs. They're not very pretty but they can put on a great mud wrestling contest. Ages 3+.

            ISBN 9780143500964
            Published AU 6 Mar 2006
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 1-6 years
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            The Treasure Box

            The Treasure Box (Hardback)

            By Wild, Margaret; Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya

            As the library burns, Peter and his father flee their home, taking with them a book more precious than jewels - a book that tells the story of their people. When Peter loses his father and has to walk over the mountains, he must bury their treasure in an iron box to protect it, l...eaving it behind.
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            ISBN 9780670073658
            Published AU 30 Jan 2013
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            The Peasant Prince,

            The Peasant Prince, (Hardback)

            By Cunxin, Li; Illustrated by Spudvilas, Anne

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            This true story of a poor Chinese peasant boy who, plucked unsuspectingly at the age of ten from millions of others across the land to be trained as a ballet dancer, is a fairytale that has already captivated many children and young adults. Ages 5+.

            ISBN 9780670070541
            Published AU 29 Oct 2007
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-9 years
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            Zoo

            Zoo (Paperback, New edition)

            By Browne, Anthony

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            Two brothers and their parents spend a day at the zoo, looking at the animals in the cages - or is it that the animals are watching the visitors? This winner of the 1993 Kate Greenaway Medal is a teasing examination of the relationship between man and animals, and the role of zoo...s.
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            ISBN 9780099219019
            Released AU 3 May 1994
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Red Fox picture books
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            Re-zoom (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Illustrated by Banyai, Istvan

            • RRP: $15.99
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            A wordless picture book presents a series of scenes, each one from farther away, showing, for example, a boat which becomes the image on a magazine, which is held in a hand, which belongs to a boy, and so on.

            ISBN 9780140556940
            Released AU 1 Dec 2000
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Picture Puffin Books (Paperback)
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