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            Maui's Taonga Tales: A Treasury of Stories from Aotearoa and the Pacific
             

            Maui's Taonga Tales: A Treasury of Stories from Aotearoa and the Pacific (Hardback)

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            JOIN MAUI AS HE SHARES STORIES FOR TAMARIKI BASED ON TAONGA FROM THE TE PAPA COLLECTION

            ISBN 9780995113626
            Published AU 21 Nov 2019
            Publisher Te Papa Press
            Interest Age Children
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            Home

            Home (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hope, Charles

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            The concept of home is not unique to humans. Animal species from around the world exhibit a range of wonderful and unique understandings of what their home can be. From highly organised beehives and ant colonies to creatures that carry their homes with them, the animal kingdom is... host to a spectacular array of ingenious dwellings. Welcome to the fascinating world of Home.
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            ISBN 9781742034249
            Published AU 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher Wild Dog Books
            Interest Age Children
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            The Australia Survival Guide

            The Australia Survival Guide (Hardback)

            By Ivanoff, George

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            The Australia Survival Guide is jam-packed with facts, stories and LIFE-SAVING INFORMATION about Australia's most dangerous things - snakes, spiders, sharks, bushfires, floods, cyclones and more. There's also a few cute and cuddly animals that might surprise you and some mythical... creatures to consider. But this is no boring textbook, it's written as if you were playing the ultimate survival game. Only in this game, you can't respawn, there's no multi-player, no one to save you . . . it's DO OR DIE. Just because you're a true blue Aussie doesn't mean the survival guide isn't for you . . . it's the opposite, YOU NEED THIS MORE THAN ANYONE. But it will no doubt also come in handy for unsuspecting tourists! Perfect for fans of Guinness World Records, The Zombie Survival Guide or Ripley's Believe it or Not!
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            ISBN 9780143796572
            Published AU 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Why Your Parents Are Driving You Up the Wall and What To Do About It: THE BOOK EVERY TEENAGER NEEDS TO READ

            Why Your Parents Are Driving You Up the Wall and What To Do About It: THE BOOK EVERY TEENAGER NEEDS TO READ (Paperback)

            By Burnett, Dean

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            Get up or you'll miss the best part of the day! You treat this place like a hotel. Can you just put that phone down for one minute?! After years of reliable performance, has something recently gone wrong with your parents? Do you find yourself stressed out, arguing about the most... ridiculous things? Do you feel like you're processing the same world with entirely different brains? Would all of you like to fix things? There are hundreds of books for parents about how to deal with their teenagers. For the first time, doctor of brains and international bestselling author, Dean Burnett has written a book FOR teenagers to understand just what on earth is going on. From why parents are obsessed with tidiness, to why they won't let you get enough sleep and generally why they don't seem to get anything, this guide covers all the major parental malfunctions. By understanding the science behind where your parents are coming from, you'll know exactly how to troubleshoot conflict when it occurs and even fix it before it does. You'll never be able to remove arguments completely. But imagine what you'd be capable of if you weren't wasting all that time and energy arguing about tidying your room.
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            ISBN 9780241403143
            Released AU 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Jurassica: A Beginner's Field Guide

            Jurassica: A Beginner's Field Guide (Hardback)

            By Balchin, Lance

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            Welcome to future Earth. All wildlife has been replaced by mechanical creatures - developed by humans, but evolving autonomously. Jurassica were created to provide humans with safety against the increasingly deadly Mechanica that are sweeping the globe, but the strength and feroc...ity of these new hybrid dinosaur species pose an unforeseen risk to the whole of humanity. Welcome to the world of Jurassica.
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            ISBN 9781760685669
            Published AU 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
            Interest Age 3-7 years
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            Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats: Stories From Behind The Scenes At The Zoo

            Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats: Stories From Behind The Scenes At The Zoo (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Flynn, Hazel

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            Why does each koala in a zoo need 1000 trees? How do you check a Tree-kangaroo's pouch for joeys? Why is a wombat's poo square-shaped? And how do dogs help look after 'extinct' bandicoots? Discover all this and more, as we take you behind the scenes of a modern Australian zoo and... animal hospital. Find out what it's really like to be a zookeeper and hear their funny and fascinating stories about the animals they look after - from the koala who regularly escapes her cage, to cheeky Tasmanian devil cubs nipping the keepers' ankles for food; and from Jess, the majestic wedge-tailed eagle, to tiny but precious frogs and skinks. These delightful and fascinating stories for children aged 9 to 12 reveal the essential role of zoos today, from preserving and rehabilitating endangered species to making groundbreaking scientific discoveries and uncovering more about how animals think. Packed full of fascinating facts, Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats is the perfect read for animal-loving kids.
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            ISBN 9781760641672
            Published AU 7 Jan 2020
            Publisher Black Inc
            Interest Age Children
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            Project Best Friend

            Project Best Friend (Paperback)

            By Perry, Chrissie; Illustrated by Davis, Jon

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            Penelope Kingston wants to be perfect. But being a perfectionist can be super-stressful! Sometimes, when things don't go exactly to plan, Penelope can't hold back her big feelings. It's going to take a whole lot of fun, friendship and Calming Techniques for Penelope to be her bes...t self. Penelope Kingston has one shiny phone, twenty handmade necklaces and thirty-six school awards. But sometimes, she feels like there are two different Penelopes living inside her, which makes finding a best friend very tricky! When her horoscope predicts new beginnings on the same day that a new student starts at school, Penelope feels sure it's time to begin Project Best Friend. Will she find her perfect match?
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            ISBN 9781760505578
            Published AU 1 Jan 2020
            Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
            Interest Age 7-11 years
            Series Penelope Perfect
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            Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes

            Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes (Paperback)

            By Cooper, Chris

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            What is forensic science and how is it used to solve a crime? How do you know if a red stain is blood or ketchup, or whose blood it is? Can computers really recognize your face in a crowd? How do scientists decide how old bones are, and trace who they once belonged to? Explore th...e fascinating, and sometimes gory, world of forensics, where science helps crack the case. Learn why it is important to secure a crime scene, why fingerprints are critical clues, and how DNA sampling works. Find out how maggots can reveal how long someone has been dead, or how a single fabric fibre can lead to the murderer. From the scene of the crime to testing in the laboratory, you will get to know how all the clues are put together to tell a story and reveal the guilty person. Discover how methods have changed since the days of Sherlock Holmes, the latest technology in use today, and techniques of the future. Flip to the reference section to learn about pioneers in the field, see a timeline of forensic firsts, and locate museums and special websites to visit for further inspiration and exploration. The glossary gives you all the vocab you need to sound like a real CSI expert.
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            ISBN 9780241423639
            Released AU 4 Feb 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series DK Eyewitness
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            Culture

            Culture (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hope, Charles

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            Culture can mean many things. It can be the clothes you wear, the language you speak and the customs and traditions you hold dear. It may be the difference between going to the movies, the footy or the ballet. Some cultures we are born into, while other cultures we adopt and make... our own. Culture plays an important and influential role in our lives - welcome to the big book of Culture!
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            ISBN 9781742034874
            Published AU 1 Jun 2019
            Publisher Wild Dog Books
            Interest Age 7-12 years
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            I Heart the World: A Celebration of Land, Sea, Flora, Fauna and People around the Globe

            I Heart the World: A Celebration of Land, Sea, Flora, Fauna and People around the Globe (Hardback)

            By McCartney, Tania

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            Ready for a global adventure? Pack your passport and a sense of wonder as you travel our amazing world through the gorgeous pages of this book!

            ISBN 9781741176711
            Published AU 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Explore Australia
            Interest Age 6-10 years
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