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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 8-12 years
            Availability
            365 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Arrival

            The Arrival (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Tan, Shaun

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $24.74
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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 6-10 years
            Availability
            626 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Waterhole

            The Waterhole (Paperback)

            By Base, Graeme

            • RRP: $19.99
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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 3-7 years
            Availability
            536 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Animalia

            Animalia (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
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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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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            Millicent

            Millicent (Paperback)

            By Baker, Jeannie

            • RRP: $16.99
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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)
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            I Saw Nothing - Extinction of the Thylacine

            I Saw Nothing - Extinction of the Thylacine (Paperback, New title)

            By Crew, Gary; Wilson, Mark

            Rosie witnessed the capture of the last Tasmanian Tiger. Could she have done anything to save it and the species from extinction? Ages 8-12.

            ISBN 9780734409584
            Published AU 1 Apr 2006
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Zoo

            Zoo (Paperback, New edition)

            By Browne, Anthony

            • RRP: $19.99
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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 Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Red Fox picture books
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            59 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Voices in the Park
             

            Voices in the Park (Paperback, New edition)

            By Browne, Anthony

            • RRP: $19.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Four different voices tell their own version of the same walk in the park. The radically different perspectives provide depth to this simple story about overcoming adult snobbery, which explores many key themes such as alienation, friendship and the bizarre amid the mundane.

            ISBN 9780552545648
            Released AU 3 Sep 1999
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Hair In Funny Places

            Hair In Funny Places (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            Illustrated by Cole, Babette

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            Girls and boys are always curious and sometimes even alarmed by the behaviour of their bodies as they grow up. This text takes the form of a conversation between a small girl and her teddy bear. It is the behaviour of Mr and Mrs Hormone which is responsible for and plays havoc wi...th the physical and emotional states of girls and boys in puberty.
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            ISBN 9780099266266
            Released AU 5 Oct 2001
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            2 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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