Evolution is a difficult idea; it deals with random, unlikely events, combined with vast lengths of time too enormous to comprehend. But the evidence of evolution is all around us - in the fossils of long-dead creatures that stumbled and fell along the j... read more
|Author:||Jonathan Stutzman; Jay Fleck (Illustrator)|
Tiny T. Rex has a HUGE problem. His friend Pointy needs cheering up and only a hug will do. But with his short stature and teeny T. Rex arms, is a hug impossible? Not if Tiny has anything to say about it! Join this plucky little dinosaur in his very first... read more
Pukeko, Kiwi and Hoiho go for a walk through the forest. Join them as they explore, perform actions, and sing.
Who loves tomato sauce? This whole family does but they all like different sorts, from the upside down bottles and the little tubs at the local fish and chip shop to their own very secret reci... read more
Little Ben has only two wishes. That he be a little Taller and that there be a little more Time. People are always running out of Time, are short of Time or don't have Time to spare. For his birthday he gets a strange watch that gives him all the Time in the World.
|Author:||Mark Sommerset; Rowan Sommerset|
|Awards:||Winner of New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Children's Choice 2011. Shortlisted for New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Picture Book 2011.|
Kids who love wicked humor will gobble up this tale of a trickster sheep and a comically gullible turkey. Ewww
Little Baa Baa is bored. So when Quirky Turkey comes along, the opportunity to make mischief is too good to resist. "What's that?" asks Tu... read more
After riding a sea horse, evading a shark and befriending an exhausted butterfly, a little cork meets a wise old whale who shares the secret of staying afloat.
Having met on tropical shores in Cork on the Ocean, cork and bottle swirl out to sea into a world of dancing jellyfish, treacherous reefs and surly sea lions. An enchanting and romantic ocean adventure about courage, friendship and togetherness. "Quirky, enchanting, luminous." NZ Herald Canvas Magazine
The perfect "I love you" book for Mother's Day or any day. What makes mom so special? Is it because she's so brave, or so funny, or can drive a tractor? Find out in this delightful, funny picture book that will be every child's favorite bedtime story. There's even a special page for children to draw a picture of their mom.
|Author:||Jo Witek; Christine Roussey (Illustrator)|
|Series:||Growing Hearts Ser.|
One little girl has a very special friend, the tall ancient tree in her backyard. Through the seasons, she grows along with the tree, playing in its branches and basking in its shade. She can swing and have a picnic, draw the tree and play hide and go seek... read more
One long, hot summer Lily and Rose are playing out amongst the garden of a large country house, when they spot a strange light. It must be fairies! They are determined to catch the fairies and sneak out at sunset to find them. However, things aren't always what they seem - will Li... read more
There's a wall in the middle of the book, and a young knight is sure that the wall protects his side of the book from the dangers of the other side. Dangers such as an angry tiger and giant rhino, and worst of all an ogre who would gobble him up in a sec... read more