Books

NZ$29.99
by
Tine Mortier
illustrated by
Kaatje Vermeire

Maia is an impatient little scamp. When something pops into her head, she wants it. Now! Right this minute! Her grandma’s just the same and they get along like a house on fire. One day Grandma falls ill and loses her control over words. The grown-ups don’t seem to understand her, but Maia never loses sight of her strong, wonderful grandma and knows exactly what she means. ...

NZ$19.99
by
Julian Tuwim
illustrated by
Bohdan Butenko

This rhyming adventure tells the story of Mr Miniscule, a teeny tiny explorer with a BIG dream who sets off on the vast ocean in search of a big blue whale, only to find a big blue island. Or could he be wrong?

 

Mr Miniscule and the Whale is a timeless children’s classic known and treasured by three generations of Poles.

 

The stunning illustrations and...

NZ$19.99
by
Bernardo Carvalho

Have you ever seen a picture book with two titles and two covers, that can be read from back to front?

 

Follow Firefly in his search for a flashing light and then turn back at the end of the book to find the second storyline about Rabbit’s escape.

 

A clever and colourful picture book that is sure to be read countless times.

 

NZ$29.99
by
Leen van den Berg
illustrated by
Kaatje Vermeire

Elephant has something on her mind. It’s a difficult question and she can’t stop thinking about it. Fortunately the annual meeting has been called, and the others will help her find the answer.

 

The book's topic will appeal to adults and children alike, and with each reading you will discover new details in the multi-layered illustrations.

 

A stunning picture book...

NZ$34.99
by
Mélanie Rutten

Enter the wonderful world of the following curious cast: the Rabbit who wants to grow up, the anxious Stag, the Soldier at war, the Cat and his recurring dream, the Book that wants to know everything, and the Shadow.

 

Over the course of ten short chapters they grow up, learn how to live together and to deal with their fears.

 

Mélanie Rutten was awarded an...

NZ$29.99
by
Ingrid & Dieter Schubert

It's a windy, autumn day when a little dog discovers a bright red umbrella in the garden. The umbrella, like a magic carpet, whirls him up into the air and sails him across the world, over continents and oceans, the tropics and polar regions ...

 

A wonderful wordless picture book that tells a thousand stories.

NZ$29.99
by
Laïla Koubaa
illustrated by
Mattias De Leeuw

Azizi lives in a country governed by greedy rulers, who capture all blue birds and lock them up in a big cage in the courtyard of their palace. The people suffer and live in fear, until one day a little blue bird escapes from the cage.

 

Together with Azizi it sets out on a long journey to free the people of their cruel and relentless rulers.

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NZ$24.99
by
Marianne Dubuc
A lion in dungarees and a bird with a broken wing form an unlikely friendship when they meet one Autumn day. 
 
As the pair watch the other birds in the...
NZ$26.99
by
Nils Pieters
Fox knows that Goldfish is very unwell. Before it’s too late, he takes his friend on an epic adventure beyond the fishbowl. Together they take a splash in the ocean, go for a bike ride in the Grand Canyon, admire the view of Mount Fiji, explore the jungle, go skiing and even make it to the moon. 
 
Then time has come for Fox to let go of Goldfish. At least he’s...
NZ$29.99
by
Marianne Dubuc

Have you ever taken a peek inside a rabbit’s toilet or entered the house of a crocodile? Join Mr Postmouse on his daily rounds and visit the extraordinary homes of Mr Bear, Señor Snake, Madam Dung Fly, the Penguins and many other animals.

 

You'll find something new amongst the fun and colourful illustrations each time you help our mouse-hero make his deliveries. 

NZ$24.99
by
Claire Garralon

What happens when you want something so badly that you forget why you wanted it in the first place? Join yellow duck, white duck, red duck – ducks of every colour – as they discover how much more fun their pond is when they stop worrying about who...

NZ$29.99

What happens when Mr Postmouse goes on holiday? He delivers the post of course! Mr Postmouse and his family are back, and this time they are travelling around the world...

NZ$29.99
by
Kyo Maclear
illustrated by
Isabelle Arsenault

Meet Virginia, who is feeling particularly wolfish today. Somehow, her sister Vanessa must help her feel better. But how can one girl save another from turning into a...

NZ$29.99
by
Inese Zandere
illustrated by
Juris Petraskevics

Raven, Crayfish and Horse have always been best friends. They’re grown up now and would like to start a family. They want all their...

NZ$29.99
by
Brigitte Minne
illustrated by
Carll Cneut

Rosemary is bored of being a fairy. She’d much rather be a witch. Much to the disapproval of her mother she takes off to spend time...

NZ$24.99
by
Lorraine Francis
illustrated by
Pieter Gaudesaboos

Sammy is a little boy with a huge appetite. The enterprising toddler feels like eating the biggest, tallest sandwich in the world, so he pulls out all the stops. The sandwich soon grows taller than he is, but fortunately there’s a ladder.

NZ$19.99
by
Annemie Berebrouckx
illustrated by
Annemie Berebrouckx

Bernie the bear and Flora the duck have been best friends for a long, long time. They enjoy the same things and love to work together in Bernie’s garden, where he grows the most beautiful flowers.

NZ$24.99
by
Dirk Nielandt
illustrated by
Marjolein Pottie

Mouse has a sword. She wears a suit of armour. She is a knight. She is bold Sir Mouse. Dragon does not have a sword. She does not wear a suit of armour. She is just Dragon. Knights fight dragons. But Mouse and Dragon never fight each other. Mouse and Dragon are best friends.

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