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The Trouble In Tune Town

author: Maura Pierlot
illustrator: Sophie Norsa

ISBN 9781925545333
RRP $24.95

Meg is Tune Town’s best music performer, but she’s having trouble rehearsing. So much trouble, in fact, that the notes have run right off the sheet! Can Meg find the notes in time for her big concert? Or are they closer to home than she thought? A colourful book for music-loving-and-learning kids of all ages.

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Sound Stories 1: The Bolton Boys' Balloon Adventure

author: Barbara Murray
illustrator: Sarah Hardy

ages 6-10
ISBN 9781925545074
RRP $24.95

Sound Stories: The Bolton Boys Balloon Adventure is the first in a series of four books to help children learn phonemic awareness. Through stunningly detailed illustrations from Sarah Hardy, and clever and engaging stories from teacher and wordsmith, Barbara Murray, children will have a joyful introduction to phonemic awareness and synthetic phonics.

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My Humans

author: Anita Green
illustrator: Michelle Ferguson

ages 3-8
ISBN 9781925545326
RRP $16.95

Buddy is so happy his family picked him! He would love to introduce you to them one by one, and tell you just how special they are. A gorgeous book for dog owners wondering what their dog thinks of them! (Hint: they adore you.)

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Aliens Don't Belong On Earth

author: Wida Tausif
illustrator: Andrew McIntosh

ages 8-12
ISBN 9781925545401
RRP $12.95

On his eighth birthday, James and his friend, Alex, are visited by ALIENS! These extraterrestrial visitors want to take over Earth, and have a job in mind for the boys. What will they do to keep their home safe?

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The Fastest Tortoise on the Block

author: Michael Gray
illustrator: Naya Ivashchuk

ages 5-8
ISBN 9781925545500
RRP $16.95

And they're off! A boy and a tortoise become fast friends as they prepare for the biggest event in town - the monthly tortoise race. It's not winning that counts, but that won't stop this tortoise from being the fastest tortoise on the block!

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Jelly and the Leaf

author: Mary McCaffrey
illustrator: Grace Chen

ages 5-8
ISBN 9781925545517
RRP $24.95

It doesn't matter if flying's in Jelly's blood, he's too afraid to jump! Inner strength is what he needs, but can he find the strength he needs to learn to fly?

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Max The Mighty

author: Josey Hurley
illustrator: Katherine Appleby

ages 5-8
ISBN 9781925545319
RRP $16.95

Max is a much-loved dog with a great big problem: his mum and dad love the beach, but Max is terrified of the ocean! This is a charming book about challenging your fears, and learning to have a great time in the process.

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The Magic Mail Fairy

author: Sonia Audoly
illustrator: Francesca Quatraro

ages 5-8
ISBN 978-1-925545-52-4
RRP $14.95

Nina loves to visit her aunts, because they have a very magical friend. The Magic Mail Fairy! When Nina goes to stay with her aunts for an especially long visit, she discovers the joys of receiving and writing letters with the help of her aunts and her new magical pen pal.

 

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Flavio the Flamingo

author: Cassidy Jackson-Carroll
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 6-8
ISBN 9781925545388
RRP $14.95

Flavio the Flamingo had lost his colour pink. ‘Whatever will I do?’ he started to think.

Flavio the Flamingo is having an identity crisis. He embarks on a quest, searching high, low – and everywhere in between – longing to find his colour.

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The Man in the Panama Hat and the Windy, Windy Day

author: Joachim Gevert
illustrator: Ffranses Ingram

ages 6-8
ISBN 9781925545418
RRP $16.95

The Man in the Panama Hat would love nothing more than staying indoors.

Every time he leaves the house, something goes wrong. Can Mr Black Cat convince his friend to venture outside and have some fun?
A windy, windy day awaits!

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Engilina's Trains

author: Andrew King
illustrator: Benjamin Johnston

ages 8-10
ISBN 9781925117851
RRP $24.95

Engilina, Engibear and Bearbot are back to build transport for the future - a new maglev train that will run from Munnagong to Billaburra as fast as a plane.

During the project, they discover an old steam engine which leads them on an interesting journey and creates an unexpected link to the past.

Travel with them on this tale of trains, teamwork, technology and time …

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The Mysteries of Corkuparipple Creek: Sludge, Snot and Seawater

author: Susan Pease
illustrator: Olivia Pease

ages 8+
ISBN 9781925545425
RRP $16.95

When a sludge sickness pollutes the Corkuparipple Creek and Jo’s brother, Geoffrey, becomes sick, action is needed to find a solution. Jo’s dog Bandaid is also missing and Aunt Pepper organises a search party under the Pacific Ocean to visit with the Clam King.

Will he have the answer to the missing dog and the medicine to heal Geoffrey and the environment?

A new Mystery begins and Jo is faced with serious environmental issues full of sludge, snot and seawater.

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Oscar the Golden Ghost Crab

author: Charlie Olsson
illustrator: Lauren Merrick

ages 6-8
ISBN 9781925545296
RRP $24.95

Oscar makes his home proudly on a beautiful beach, but what happens when a throng of beachgoers turn up and make a
mess?

Oscar gets to work, claws poised and ready to defend his pristine home! The results are some good old-fashioned
nipping fun.

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Stand Up, Stand Out

author: Joel Pilgrim
illustrator: Mitch Revs

ages 6-10
ISBN 978-1-925545-24-1
RRP $24.95

When Parry decides to dress up in fancy dress and head to the beach, he’s blown away by what happens next ... Join Parry and Tuey on their exciting adventures of self-discovery, with one powerful message – it’s OK to be different.

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The Tuggies

author: Jose Saracho Villalba
illustrator: Jose Saracho Villalba

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925545203
RRP $24.95

Lucy is not a morning person. Not only because she loves her bed, but because she always wakes up with hair full of knots and tangles. Have you ever wondered why your hair gets knotty while you sleep? Lucy is on a mission to find out why!

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The Tuggies

author:
illustrator:

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925545203
RRP $24.95

Lucy is not a morning person. Not only because she loves her bed, but because she always wakes up with hair full of knots and tangles. Have you ever wondered why your hair gets knotty while you sleep? Lucy is on a mission to find out why!

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The Mysteries of Corkuparipple Creek: Sludge, Snot and Seawater

author: Susan Pease
illustrator: Olivia Pease

ages 8+
ISBN 9781925545364
RRP $29.96

When a sludge sickness pollutes the Corkuparipple Creek and Jo’s brother, Geoffrey, becomes sick, action is needed to find a solution. Jo’s dog Bandaid is also missing and Aunt Pepper organises a search party under the Pacific Ocean to visit with the Clam King.

Will he have the answer to the missing dog and the medicine to heal Geoffrey and the environment?

A new Mystery begins and Jo is faced with serious environmental issues full of sludge, snot and seawater.

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Mystery in Mer

author: Eugenie Lumbers

ages 8-10
ISBN 9781925117967
RRP $19.95

Marilla and Jerry are two merfolk who live in the waters of Port Stephens, where they have many friends in the sea and on the shores. Years ago, when she was very small, Marilla’s parents disappeared. Now she only has her grandmother to care for her. On a trip with her dolphin friends up the east coast of Australia, Marilla learns of the mystery of Esmeralda Cove. Convinced it involves the fate of her lost family, she is determined to solve it. Marilla and Jerry embark on a dangerous adventure.  

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Elvira and the Pilliga Mouse

author: Pat Clarke
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 6-8
ISBN 9781925117981
RRP $24.95

Elvira, a wedge-tailed eagle from the city, forms an unlikely friendship with a country mouse with attitude named Pookie. Together they journey to the Pilliga Forest in search of Pookie’s family, and Elvira goes in search of something equally hard to find: the secret of happiness. 

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Everything but the Kitchen Sink

author: Josette Hennessy
illustrator: Lara Sim

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925545036
RRP $16.95

Will Squirt ever understand Dad’s funny way of speaking? In his quest to do so, Squirt may just discover the most powerful language of all — that of the heart. Join a boy and his slang-slinging dad in this fun, rhyming journey through some of Australia’s most popular idioms — best taken with a grain of salt!

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I Hate Rules!

author: Alley Bucci
illustrator: Lauren Mullinder

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925545128
RRP $24.95

Nicholas loves causing mischief and mayhem for his mother. What does anyone need rules for anyway?  A funny and sweet cautionary tale about why doing as you’re told has its uses (now and again).

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Hey Warrior

author: Karen Young
illustrator: Norvile Dovidonyte

ages 5-8
ISBN 9781925545098
RRP $16.95

Kids can do amazing things with the right information. Understanding why anxiety feels the way it does and where the physical symptoms come from is a powerful step in turning anxiety around. Anxiety explained, kids empowered. 

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Heather Feather

author: Diana Wilson
illustrator: Jessica Freeman

ages 8-10
ISBN 9781925545005
RRP $19.95

Heather Feather is a baby emperor penguin from Antarctica. She sets off in this environmentally-concerned information story, all the way around Australia. Join her and learn about the coastal cities and animals she sees, as well as the degradation of habitat, and pollution, that really gets her goat.  

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The Secret Place

author: Madeleine Simmons

ages 8-10
ISBN 9781925117998
RRP $19.95

Andrew is leaving behind his childhood on the big and dusty outback property in western NSW, as he and his family move inland to a more settled hills area of the Warrumbungle Mountains.  There is the strange and lonely man next door – a recluse around whom much gossip grows; there are everyday farm chores and school work to be done, and a steady trickle of visitors coming to spend time with the family.  The biggest misadventure of all is wrought by nature itself as Andrew becomes lost in the rugged back country, amid a destructive bush fire.  A charming children’s novel about a boy on the cusp of growing up, leaving his isolated childhood behind him, and finding his place in the wider community.

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Roses are NOT Red

author: Scott Rheuben
illustrator: Joanna Cuskelly

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925545012
RRP $16.95

They say roses are red ... but I’ve seen different. A sweet and playful story about looking at life from a different perspective. 

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Hey Warrior

author: Karen Young
illustrator: Norvile Dovidonyte

ages 5-8
ISBN 9781925545081
RRP $24.95

Kids can do amazing things with the right information. Understanding why anxiety feels the way it does and where the physical symptoms come from is a powerful step in turning anxiety around. Anxiety explained, kids empowered. 

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Tom Brown, Sit Down!

author: Nicole L Steevens
illustrator: Olivia Godbee

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925545067
RRP $24.95

Tom Brown just won’t sit down. He can run, play, and jump up and down, but sitting is a whole other issue. 

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Superstar Grandmas

author: Andrea Gallagher
illustrator: David Clare

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117806
RRP $16.95

“Grandmas are great,  nannas are fun.  They’re all so different … Who’s your favourite one?” An alphabet in rhyme, based on the true lives and faces of some beloved grandmas, oumas and nonnas!  

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Flossie Catches the Christmas Star

author: Nancy Watson
illustrator: Natasha Farrar

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117974
RRP $14.95

It is Christmas Eve … but there is no star to be found on top of the tree! With the help of Santa and some stardust, can Flossie bring home a star and restore the Christmas magic? 

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The Moonbow

author: Fiona Levings

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117677
RRP $16.95

“Myrtlewump and Mutterbee were two best friends who did not always agree.”   When one room faces east and the other faces west, how can they tell that they are just looking at different versions of the same thing?   

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Muesli on My Brother's Head

author: Harriet Cuming
illustrator: Kathryn Green

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117820
RRP $24.95

Muesli on my brother’s head, mashed sweet potato on the bed! A series of mischievous messes and accidental calamities from the author of Where Do Teachers Go at Night?

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Who is Fitzy Fox?

author: Amelia Trompf
illustrator: Jennifer Bruce

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117813
RRP $16.95

Fitzy Fox is feeling befuddled. He always thought he was a dog ... but everyone calls him ‘Foxy’. To solve this existential crisis, Fitzy sets out on an expedition that journeys from Melbourne to London, to uncover the truth of his furry identity.

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Baby Joanna and the Woof

author: Helen Parr
illustrator: Gareth Llewhellin

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117776
RRP $16.95

What will Baby Joanna’s first word be? Mum hopes that it will be ‘Mum’. Dad hope that it will be ‘Dad’. But Milly-Woof just wants to join in on all the fun!

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The Small Five

author: Ralph Johnstone
illustrator: Harriet Stanes

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117509
RRP $14.95

You’ve probably heard of Africa’s ‘Big Five’: the lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant. But did you know there are five little animals who share their names, and can fit in the palm of your hand? See what happens when the ‘Small Five’ go up against their big cousins – in a battle of wit, wills, and some extraordinary skills! A little rhyme with a big heart.

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Who is Fitzy Fox?

author: Amelia Trompf
illustrator: Jennifer Bruce

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117929
RRP $24.95

Fitzy Fox is feeling befuddled. He always thought he was a dog ... but everyone calls him ‘Foxy’. To solve this existential crisis, Fitzy sets out on an expedition that journeys from Melbourne to London, to uncover the truth of his furry identity.

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Echidnas Can't Cuddle

author: Nieta Manser
illustrator: Lauren Merrick

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117769
RRP $16.95

Erik the echidna is feeling sad. His quills make it hard to cuddle his family and friends — nobody likes a spiky hug! But when a few things go astray, Erik finds that his prickly exterior can come in very handy ...

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An A-Z of Creatures

author: Karen Allen
illustrator: Karen Allen

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117738
RRP $16.95

A patterned and vibrant alphabet book of creatures old, new and legendary. 

 

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The Cassowary's Gift

author: Pam Skadins
illustrator: Kathryn Lovejoy

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117578
RRP $16.95

There's a buzz in the rainforest after the animals start seeing new signs about the cassowary. But why is the cassowary so important? Join the rainforest animals as they search for the cassowary and hear his special song about his gift to the forest ...

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Cody the Pony

author: Michelle Path
illustrator: Naya Ivashchuk

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117745
RRP $16.95

Mimi is excited; she is going to be getting a pony! But before she can meet Cody and start riding him, she has a lot to prepare to prepare and learn.

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Brave

author: Lynn Jenkins
illustrator: Kirrili Lonergan

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117844
RRP $16.95

Have you ever needed to do something that made you nervous even thinking about doing? Kids do all the time. Going to bed, weathering through storms, going to school, speaking in class, making a new friend and so on. Children are expected to just get on with it! What they need is to find their BRAVE! Something that is inside of them but they just can’t find. The much-loved characters of Loppy and Curly are back to teach kids how to find their BRAVE.

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Little Sower Samuel

author: Robert Costa
illustrator: Katherine Appleby

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117615
RRP $16.95

Little Sower Samuel loves to garden. When he looks around and sees that his city does not have enough of the greenness he loves, Samuel embarks on a mission of sharing, by giving seedlings and joy to all around.

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Who's Got a Normal Family

author: Belinda Nowell
illustrator:

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117752
RRP $24.95

‘Are we normal?’ he asked. Mum gave Alex her brightest smile. ‘Absolutely NOT … but why don’t we find out who is?’   A celebration of unique, thriving and fun families.  

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Charlie's Adventures in Hawaii

author: Jacqueline de Rose-Ahern
illustrator: Sophie Norsa

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117721
RRP $24.95

Charlie is off on the first of his adventures with his family ... to Hawaii! With his friend, Kai and his dad, Amoka, Charlie is set on a discovery of different clues to uncover the spirit of Aloha! Join Charlie and his family, and follow their adventure across the world on your very own ‘Charlie’s Adventures’ map!

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Flossie the Fairy

author: Nancy Watson
illustrator: Natasha Farrar

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117684
RRP $14.95

In a small garden cottage, Flossie the fairy lives in the red handbag of an unsuspecting elderly lady. Each day, she takes joy in dancing to the magical music of her host ... until the day comes when the music stops and Flossie must find a new companion and a new tune to sing to. A gentle, heartfelt tale of finding joy after loss.

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Francois the Fearless Circus Peg

author: Carrie Webster
illustrator: Carrie Webster

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117714
RRP $24.95

Meet Francois, a not-so-common household peg who performs in the travelling circus. He may look brave as he works through his week of death-defying stunts, d heights and hungry lions, but Francois the Fearless Circus Peg has a secret: he gets scared too! Join Francois as he gulps down his fear and takes on the world with courage and some help from his friends. A story in rhyme for early childhood. For some fun and fearless activities and a teacher’s lesson plan with Francois, go to: www.francoisthefearless.com   Also available in paperback

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Francois the Fearless Circus Peg

author: Carrie Webster
illustrator: Carrie Webster

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117691
RRP $14.95

Meet Francois, a not-so-common household peg who performs in the travelling circus. He may look brave as he works through his week of death-defying stunts, d heights and hungry lions, but Francois the Fearless Circus Peg has a secret: he gets scared too! Join Francois as he gulps down his fear and takes on the world with courage and some help from his friends. A story in rhyme for early childhood. For some fun and fearless activities and a teacher’s lesson plan with Francois, go to: www.francoisthefearless.com

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The Enigma Diaries: Forgotten Future

author: Lynda Calder

ages 8-12
ISBN 9781925117660
RRP $19.95

Actions have consequences and can test even the strongest of friendships, but do they change time? Time travel has linked the future, past and present, yet why does The Lady have no memory of the events happening around her? Fifteen-year-old Cassandra Jessica Reid has been propelled onto a path over which she has no control, and when she accidentally ends up back in the future, she will need to travel the devastated Basileus Region through the past and the far future, to return to the present and escape the Nephilim’s retribution, bring her new school friend Peony home, and try to restore the forgotten future.

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My Magical Kingdom: Unicorn Gifts

author: Sandie Bouton
illustrator: Grace Chen

ages 3-7
ISBN 9781925117608
RRP $14.95

‘The animals and creatures of The Magical Kingdom are waiting for you. They have beautiful gifts that they wish to share with you …’ Follow the path through the Enchanted Forest and discover the magical gifts of strength, transformation, wisdom, healing grace and cohesion, as you are guided by the lanterns inside.

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Tummy Holes

author: Rebecca McGregor
illustrator: Angel Rae McMullan

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117516
RRP $16.95

'Many things have belly buttons, even you and me! Innies, outies, navels and holes, just look and you will see!' With a little imagination … the smallest of holes can take us on the biggest adventures.

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A Show for Bonnie

author: Helen Bock
illustrator: Lexie Watt

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117622
RRP $14.95

Poor Bonnie is feeling sad after her pups leave the farm … so Sam rallies the animals for a spectacular show of song and dance from her baa-ing, moo-ing and quacking friends. A story told in rhyme.

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My Nanna Nelly Will Tour the Illawarra Tomorra

author: Sean Williams
illustrator: Karen Mounsey-Smith

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117547
RRP $16.95

Have you always wanted to be where the mountains meet the sea? Ever wanted to go to where the tumbling waters flow? Would you like to explore towns from Helensburgh to Dunmore? Taste the culinary delights of Kembla Heights and sip tea for two in Jamberoo? Follow the bush tracks that criss-cross the mountain range, or watch the horses race at Kembla Grange? Come join me and my Nanna Nelly tomorra, when we tour across the great Illawarra!

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Return of the Fox: Further Adventures of a One-Eyed Chook

author: Pat Clarke
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 5-8
ISBN 9781925117585
RRP $24.95

Rufus the fox is returning to the Goonoo Forest to seek revenge... but the one-eyed chook and her pals stand in his way. Can love, courage and friendship save the day? The third book of adventures for Sheila the One-Eyed Chook.

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The Mysteries of Corkuparipple Creek

author: Susan Pease
illustrator: Olivia Pease

ages 8+
ISBN 9781925117592
RRP $29.95

Jo, forced to come up with a brilliant idea for an upcoming essay exam, detours into the bush on her way to school to find inspiration. She stumbles into two unusual creatures by the banks of the Corkuparipple Creek. Jo's dream to discover anything not yet discovered may be realised. This could be the discovery she has been yearning for and great subject matter for her important exam. The mystery of Corkuparipple Creek begins and her eyes are opened to a new way of looking at our existence.

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Buy Me a Monkey

author: Cherelle Flemming
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117554
RRP $14.95

Ellie Eckles is determined to have a monkey for her sixth birthday! But with this kind of pet comes an unexpected surprise ... A picture book in rhyme.

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The Mysteries of Corkuparipple Creek

author: Susan Pease
illustrator: Olivia Pease

ages 8+
ISBN 9781925117592
RRP $29.95

Jo, forced to come up with a brilliant idea for an upcoming essay exam, detours into the bush on her way to school to find inspiration. She stumbles into two unusual creatures by the banks of the Corkuparipple Creek. Jo’s dream to discover anything not yet discovered may be realised. This could be the discovery she has been yearning for and great subject matter for her important exam. The mystery of Corkuparipple Creek begins and her eyes are opened to a new way of looking at our existence.

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Buy Me a Monkey

author: Cherelle Flemming
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117554
RRP $14.95

Ellie Eckles is determined to have a monkey for her sixth birthday! But with this kind of pet comes an unexpected surprise ... A picture book in rhyme.

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The Cat with No Tail

author: Kat Ilich
illustrator: Lexie Watt

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117455
RRP $16.95

Meg is a cat who looks just a little different. Join her as she discovers how her own value lies not in her appearance, but in her willingness to help, and her desire to attain true friendships.

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Granny, Wait for Me!

author: Sarah Owens
illustrator: Anil Tortop

ages 3-5
ISBN 9781925117400
RRP $14.95

Granny sounds her bike horn and quickly takes the lead. But soon she’s out of eyesight, ‘Granny, wait for me!’ I plead. A whimsical and fun-filled story of a lively granny’s trip to the park with her grandson, which all begins with a bike race …

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Mouse Mayhem

author: Wendy Mckay-Taylor
illustrator: Wendy Mckay-Taylor

ages 3-5
ISBN 9781925117486
RRP $14.95

There’s a mouse in the house. Can you see it? Just one. Inspired by the experiences of a rural farmhouse being overtaken by mice, this picture book in rhyme is the debut work of author and illustrator Wendy McKay-Taylor.

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Where Do Teachers Go at Night?

author: Harriet Cuming
illustrator: Sophie Norsa

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117424
RRP $16.95

WHERE DO TEACHERS GO AT NIGHT, WHEN WE’VE ALL GONE HOME AND THEY’VE TURNED OUT THE LIGHT? From skinny-dipping in the Caribbean to climbing Mount Fuji, discover what our everyday teachers get up to behind our backs.

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Tunnel Trouble

author: Mitchell Stone
illustrator: Nicki Jones

ages 7-10
ISBN 9781925117363
RRP $14.95

The second instalment for The Secret Tunnel series! The teacher’s pet is missing. Not an annoying, nerdy student ... the teacher’s actual pet, Rex! Had they known that searching for Rex would place their lives at risk, Sophie and Edward would have continued playing handball. But they didn’t know, and the many haunting perils beneath the school await…

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The Incredible Edible Garden

author: Victoria Breheny
illustrator: Jemma Phillips

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117479
RRP $17.95

Annie’s world had always felt grey. It lacked the colour, adventure and magic she so often dreamed of. Then by chance, Annie met Rosemary ...

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Daniel and the Dummy Fairy

author: Leisa Papa
illustrator: Karen Mounsey-Smith

ages 2-5
ISBN 9781925117417
RRP $16.95

Daisy the Dummy Fairy has a very special job to do. When children grow big enough to give away their dummies, she flutters into their house at night to collect them, leaving every child a surprise to find in the morning! Daniel has just turned two and is ready to give away his dummies ... What will happen when he meets Daisy the Dummy Fairy?

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My Wibberly Wobberly Tooth

author: Kate and Charli Armon
illustrator: Kate Armon

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117493
RRP $19.95

‘My tooth’s coming out! It can be a bit scary, so it’s time that I told you of the awesome Tooth Fairy.’ The picture book guide to the tooth fairy, complete with instructions on how to make your very own Tooth Fairy Pillow!

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Elephant Kitten

author: Margaret Evans
illustrator: Sophie Norsa

ages 3-5
ISBN 9781925117394
RRP $16.95

‘Toby would have liked a big strong elephant, but he was given a small, fluffy kitten.’ Towser is a kitten with the heart and soul of an elephant. Can his adventures make him as big and strong as one too?

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Fluffy's Tale

author: Megan Newell
illustrator: Karen Mounsey-Smith

ages 3-5
ISBN 9781925117462
RRP $16.95

‘Fluffy wanted a perfect new friend, a new best friend who was just right.’   Fluffy leaves home because Zac and Zoe have brought home a new kitten. She goes looking for a friend, but no-one she meets seems right - until she meets a butterfly who teaches her a few things about friendship.

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Bucket Sheep

author: Jemma Phillips
illustrator: Jemma Phillips

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117387
RRP $17.95

This is the true story of a greedy little sheep who put her head into a bucket ... and couldn't get it out!

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The Bravest Dugong

author: Alec Trost
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117370
RRP $16.95

Brave Charlie D is a dugong who lives in Australian waters with his large family. One day he bids goodbye to all his relatives, and sets off on an adventure to discover new worlds and learn new skills – the most courageous dugong of them all! A picture book told in rhyme. 

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Polka Dot Float

author: Maryanne O'Flynn
illustrator: Maryanne O'Flynn

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117356
RRP $16.95

Polka Dot is an echidna who wishes to swim, but all she can do is float! When a fire threatens the bush and her friends, Polka Dot discovers the value of her newfound ability. 

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Barnabas the Bullyfrog

author: Em Horsfield
illustrator: Glen Singleton

ages 3-5
ISBN 9781925117202
RRP $19.95

'Arnold read his beemail, "No! The bullyfrog is back!

He’s blaming bees-es for his sneezes, threatening to attack!

He plans to bullydoze the bees and drive them far out west;

demands we meet him at the hive, if we know what is best." '

 

Barnabas is back and this time he plans to bullydoze the bees. Having all been bullied before, will Nosh and his friends have the courage to save them ... or will the bullyfrog bullydoze them too?

 

Written by Em Horsfield, Carol Heuchan and Yolande Bromet

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Dotty and the Magpie

author: Jackie Wells
illustrator: Dana Brown

ages 3-5
ISBN 9781925117295
RRP $16.95

Dotty is a black and white spotty dog. She dearly wants to be brightly coloured, just like the creatures in her dreams … until a friendly magpie takes her on trip to see the beauty and value in being black and white.

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Lottie and Pop at the Fairy Queen's Ball

author: Shivaun Clifton
illustrator: Kirilee West

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117301
RRP $19.95

'At the end of the garden, underneath some rocks, was a village of fairies who lived in teapots.' 

Join Lottie and Pop on their magical adventure to the Fairy Queen’s Ball! 

Follow the sparkles on Instagram and Facebook!  @Lottipopsbooks  www.facebook.com/lottipopsbooks

 

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Is the Secret Safe?

author: Bernadette Cashel-Smith
illustrator: Jasmine Hobbs

ages 5-9
ISBN 9781925117325
RRP $16.95

Oscar is an extra special bunny who lives in a magical town. One day he stumbles across Matilda and George – human children! What’s a bunny to do? He trusts them with a vital secret and recruits them to help against the mischievous hares, in an awesome day of hidden tunnels, fairies, and a search for the missing, magical Easter key.

Visit www.isthesecretsafe.com.au and find the book on Facebook!

Want to chat to the Easter Bunny himself? Send him an email via eb.bunnyhop@gmail.com

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Lily and the Magic Wall

author: Stefanie Godinho
illustrator: Grace Chen

ages 4-7
ISBN 9781925117332
RRP $16.95

It’s Lily the dog’s birthday, and also the day of her highly anticipated birthday party. While out on a walk before her party, she discovers a magic wall that leads her to a cave with six differently shaped doors. What exciting surprises are behind these mysterious doors? And will Lily make it back home in time for her birthday party?

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How Santa Arrived at the North Pole

author: Fred Strassberg
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 6-10
ISBN 9781925117271
RRP $14.95

Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves haven’t always lived at the North Pole. They moved from country to country as Santa discovered that it’s not easy training skunks, elephants, camels and kangaroos to fly his sleigh.

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Emilia Mouse

author: Elisabeth Hardy
illustrator: Sophie Norsa

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117288
RRP $24.95

Emilia Mouse has discovered a whole heap of treasures – musical instruments that create all sorts of sounds! But when the cats come out, how does Emilia use these discoveries to get out of trouble?

"What a wonderful book! I'm always lamenting the reality that there are not enough books about music, so thank you [Elisabeth] so much for bringing music into the lives of children in such a joyful way!" - Lyn Pope, Buxton Primary School.

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Goldilocks

author: Robyn Press
illustrator: Caitlin Miller

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117257
RRP $16.95

Everybody knows the story of Goldilocks, the little girl who broke the chair, ate the porridge, and slept in the beds of the three Bears. This rhyming version tells her side of the tale – a series of innocent accidents all in the work of a house decorator.

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Georgina and Dad the Dragon

author: Katrien Pickles
illustrator: Lauren Merrick

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117196
RRP $16.95

Georgina had fought many battles as the greatest knight in the land. But her most dangerous battle of all was against Dad the Dragon. Will Georgina be able to stop Dad the Dragon from gobbling up chickens and burping fireballs on her village?

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Engibear's Bridge

author: Andrew King
illustrator: Benjamin Johnston

ISBN 9781925117059
RRP $24.99

The children at Munnagong Flats Public School decide on a dinosaur design for their new bridge. It’s a big job so Engilina, the city’s Chief Engineer, asks her friends Engibear and Bearbot, for some help. Follow the team as they work through the year to create a roar-inspiring attraction.

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Are You An Alien?

author: Felicity Rawlinson
illustrator: Karen Mounsey-Smith

ISBN 9781925117158
RRP $19.95

Join Gabriel, a curious young boy from Earth, as he takes off on an adventure in search of aliens. 

Beautifully illustrated by Karen Mounsey-Smith, this entertaining book is the perfect choice to introduce young children to our solar system.

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Bronwyn Blackbird

author: Debora Pollock
illustrator: Grace Chen

ISBN 9781925117172
RRP $16.95

Bronwyn Blackbird has one wish: to live in a grand garden. One day, Bronwyn discovers that if she finds a golden worm, it will grant her a wish. Does Bronwyn find the golden worm? Will she get her wish?

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We Are Different

author: Jodie McMahon
illustrator: Mark Curnow

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781925117141
RRP $16.95

All my friends are different. But that’s okay because we all LOVE the same thing! 

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The Healthy Harvest

author: Emma Martin
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ISBN 9781925117134
RRP $14.95

With the help of Harry Harvester and his friends - Alfie Apple, Carly Carrot, Charlie Cheese, Wally Wheat, Sammy Salmon and Tommy Takeaway - children will learn the importance of each food group, where food comes from, the nutrients they provide and how much they should consume to get the maximum health benefits for their growing bodies.

The Healthy Harvest is perfect for parents and educators in explaining the importance of healthy eating in a fun yet factual way.

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Sophie's Prize

author: Jennie Marston
illustrator: Lexie Watt

ISBN 9781925117073
RRP $16.95

Sophie has just won $100 in an art competition. What will she do with the money? Will she spend it or save it? What would you do? 

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Howie the Yowie

author: Pat Clarke
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ages 7+
ISBN 9781925117165
RRP $24.95

Hannah befriends a lonely Yowie and encourages him to search for his family. On a journey to the Blue Mountains he has an eerie experience at a haunted billabong, makes friends with a Bilby and encounters the infamous black panthers. Will Howie discover other Yowies living in the Blue Mountains?

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Marvellous Me

author: Angela Boyle
illustrator: Carolyn Rose

ISBN 9781925117127
RRP $14.95

Because no-one else in the whole wide world can be exactly the same as you. Marvellous Me takes the reader on a journey into the magic of their existence. It is a story about remembering that it is who we are not what we do that makes us special and unique. 

 

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The Best Birthday Cake in the World

author: Jedidah Morley
illustrator: Sophie Scahill

ISBN 9781925117066
RRP $14.95

Ruby wants the best birthday cake in the whole wide world.It needs to have pink and white frosting, a crown made of lollies and a wand that sparkles. Ruby hopes that her mum, known for burning toast and charcoaling sausages, is up for the challenge!

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Suki and the Seedling

author: Michelle Path
illustrator: Jyoti Di-Cola

ISBN 9781925117080
RRP $19.95

Suki lives in a world without trees. That is, until one day, she discover a seedling. News travels fast and everyone wants a tree of their own. Planting seeds from the tree, more seedlings begin to grow and the land begins to transform into a green and beautiful place to live. Join Suki and discover what happens as the world is once again populated with trees and the colour green.

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Lessons of a Lac

author: Lynn Jenkins
illustrator: Kirrili Lonergan

ISBN 9781925117028
RRP $14.95

Loppy the Lac has learned its whole life to look out for danger. Looking out for what cab go wrong is all it knows - until Loppy meets Curly Calmster. Curly teaches Loppy that it doesn't have to look out for the everyday worst-case scenarios all the time. 

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Too Many Stripes

author: Maryanne O'Flynn
illustrator: Maryanne O'Flynn

ages 4-7
ISBN 9781925117042
RRP $16.95

When Zanna was born without the usual zebra stripes, her family kept it a secret to protect her. How did Zanna find out the truth? And how did the beautiful African savannah help her cope with being different?

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The Flying Lesson

author: Pat Clarke
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ISBN 9 781925 117035
RRP $24.95

Grandad embarks on a flying lesson involving chooks, lions, pelicans, a zoo wedding and the Flying Doctor. Can Wally the white cockatoo save the day?

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Crunch

author: Charlie Olsson
illustrator: Ryan Jones

ISBN 9781921928635
RRP $16.95

The ocean is a dangerous place for all of us, including young white sharks. Follow Crunch to  learn what life is like for a small shark in a big ocean.

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Santa's Happy List

author: Jennifer Rennie
illustrator: Shiloh Gordon

ISBN 9781925117004
RRP $2.95

 Did you know that Santa has made a new list? No it's not the Naughty or Nice List, its much more important. Join Jack and Elvin the Elf as they discover the magic of Santa's Happy List. 

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Santa's Magic Beard

author: Em Horsfield
illustrator: Glen Singleton

ISBN 9781921928642
RRP $19.95

Chugging home he spied a fellow in red, a beard on his chin, dancing hat on his head. Nosh screeched to a halt, his eyes stretched wide, there stood Santa, nine reindeer by his side. 

In his merry adventure, Nosh the Nutmobile comes face-to-face with Santa and his reindeer. Unfortunately, the reindeer have munched too many macadamias and are too fat to fly. With the magic of Christmas, Nosh takes to the skies and helps Santa deliver Christmas gifts ... but will he deliver them all in time?

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A One-Eyed Chook Called Sheila

author: Pat Clarke
illustrator: Graeme Compton

ISBN 9781925059014
RRP $24.95

Danger, adventure and an unlikely romance await a one-eyed chook named Sheila and her friends, Zelma and Louise, as they race towards the Goonoo Forest in order to escape a chopping block, an eagle and a hungry red fox. 

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Fright in the Night

author: Michelle McTiernan
illustrator: Emma Stuart

RRP $17.95

I jumped up with a flash and turned on the light

to see what is was that gave me a fright.

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Timberleys of Tingira Bay

author: Margi Law
illustrator: Jyoti Di-Cola

ISBN 9781921928666
RRP $16.95

After the death of their parents, Sarah, Adam and Emma Timberley are sent to Blackstone Orphanage. When Ted and Molly Clark become their foster parents, things begin to look up for the Timberley children. Until Adam and his friend, Matt, find an escaped prisoner in the national park ... 

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Mrs Twinkle Takes Simon to Yellowstone National Park

author: Annabelle Wadsworth
illustrator: Annabelle Wadsworth

ISBN 978192192867
RRP $15.95

Simon is a sick boy who often has to stay home from school. A radiant star, Mrs Twinkle, comes to cheer him up. they fly to Yellowstone National Park and meet many animals roaming the hills.

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Wombatman and the Veggie Patch Vandals

author: Mike Ferguson
illustrator: Steph Ryan

ages 5+
ISBN 9781921928628
RRP $14.95

Herbert Tinkleton is content living the quiet life of a suburban wombat, but when the vegetable garden at Noseville Public School is raided and he is blamed, it is up to Wombatman to find the real veggie patch vandals. 

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What Now Baby Bears?

author: Toni Brisland
illustrator: Emma Stuart

ISBN 9781921928697
RRP $14.95

Mother Bear and her cubs love to frolic in the wilderness. One Spring when they awake after hibernating, they discover that their world has changed. Humans have moved into their forest and a busy road runs through their habitat. What will happen to the bears? Beautifully illustrated and sensitively told, this heartwarming and educational story celebrates humans and animals living together in harmony.

 

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Climb

author: Caroline Tuohey
illustrator: Emma Stuart

ISBN 9781921928871
RRP $16.95

I love to climb things when I play,

And yesterday I climbed all day.

See what I climbed ...

 

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The Harvest Race

author: Em Horsfield
illustrator: Glen Singleton

ISBN 9781921928888
RRP $19.95

Nosh the Nutmobile is excited to take part in h is first Harvest Race but when a herd of cows come thundering into the orchard, the race comes to a grinding halt. All seems lost until Nosh has an idea ... but will the cows moooove out?

 

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Sisters

author: Amy Laizans
illustrator: Sophie Scahill

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781921928895
RRP $14.95

Jane and her best friend have nearly everything in common — except their ethnicities. In Sisters, their friendship is put to the test over questions of race and immigration. Can their friendship survive?

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Indigo Solves the Pzulze

author: Wendy Fitzgerald
illustrator: Sophie Norsa

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781921928987
RRP $24.95

Indigo was diagnosed with dyslexia when she was five. Dyslexia is a condition in which the part of the brain responsible for processing symbols into words misfires. After being teased at school, Indigo enrolled in an intensive literacy program that improved her reading skills, self-esteem and happiness. Now Indigo is helping other kids like her. 

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Zabee Zabee Doo

author: Jim Baghdadi
illustrator: Emma Stuart

ages 7-11
ISBN 9781921928963
RRP $12.95

While out playing a game of footy, Adam and Ryan stumble upon a world of dragons, giants, castles, princesses and ancient prophecies. 

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All Aboard the Nutmobile!

author: Em Horsfield
illustrator: Glen Singleton

ages 4-8
ISBN 9781921928970
RRP $19.95

Everyone is very excited when Nosh the Nutmobile arrives at Macadamia House, for never have they seen a Nutmobile before.

Soon after his arrival, the weather takes a turn for the worse...but can Nosh the Nutmobile save his new found friends from the rising floods?

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Zoo in Me

author: Susan Pease
illustrator: Olivia Pease

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781921928956
RRP $24.95

What do you get when two toddlers have a play date with animal costumes, blocks, crayons, paper and a huge gooey chocolate cake? A ZOO. Not to mention a mess. This delightful story travels through the alphabet with emotions and animals.

 

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The Secret Tunnel

author: Mitchell Stone
illustrator: Nicki Jones

ages 3-10
ISBN 9781921928949
RRP $14.95

Lionfield Public School is hiding something. A secret tunnel that winds around underneath all of the classrooms, the playground and even the principal’s office. No student has ever climbed down into the secret tunnel. Until now...

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I Can See Faces

author: Susan Pease
illustrator: Olivia Pease

ages 3-6
ISBN 9780980723793
RRP $24.95

Toby is a boy with a talent; he can see faces in almost everything. The problem is that nobody else can. This story travels through the day in the life of a child's imagination. Toby can see all types of faces in everyday things. Adults just need to pull out their imagination to see them too.

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Engibear's Dream

author: Andrew King
illustrator: Benjamin Johnston

ages 3-10
ISBN 9781921928901
RRP $24.95

Meet Engibear... 
This engineer dreams of designs and starts building a Bearbot to help him at work. 
Early versions fail- often spectacularly. 
However, Engibear keeps trying. 
Follow him as his designs improve and the amazing Bearbot takes shape.

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Kanga

author: Ljubo Oblikov
illustrator: Rhonda Stewart

ages 3-10
ISBN 9781921928918
RRP $27.95

Follow the adventures of Kanga as he meets mythical creatures on a journey of self-discovery. A philosophical tale that will delight and inspire readers of all ages. 

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Darth

author: Julieann Wallace
illustrator: Claire and Julieann Wallace

ages 6-8
ISBN 9780980723786
RRP $16.95

Darth has been captured and taken away from his family - perhaps forever. 

He enters the new world with a splash, but meets eye to eye with Grunt, the leader of a gang. 

Will Darth ever make friends in the new fish tank? Can he truly be happy again?

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The Pink Pirate

author: Michelle Worthington
illustrator: Karen Mounsey-Smith

ages 4-8
ISBN 9781921928932
RRP $17.95

Georgia had spent her whole life at sea. As a baby, she would crawl around the deck with balloons tied to her nappy for when she fell overboard. More than anything else, Georgia wanted to be a pirate captain like her father. But because she was a girl, Ginger John made her wear a pink dress with buttons and bows and told her to stay below deck when the real pirate fun began. Will Georgia become a real pirate?

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The Ordinary Animals

author: Rune Woodman

ages 8-12
ISBN 9781921042942
RRP $19.95

In his last year of primary school, Albert becomes lost while escaping from bullies. He finds himself in an underworld of storm-water drains and sewers, where he befriends an ageing rat, a small bird and a crazy echidna. His new friends believe his visit is the fulfilment of a prophecy that he will save the animals from the control of the evil King Rat and his mistress The Witch. All Albert wants is to get home, but secretly the animals defy his wishes and set him on course with the prophecy. 

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What's Wrong with Tess?

author: Coralie Creevey
illustrator: Emma Stuart

ages 4-8
ISBN 9781921928925
RRP $17.95

Everyone is complaining about Tess the puppy. Her grubby paws, her tail, her nose and where her nose has been! What can fix these problems? Can we have a puppy without paws? WIthout a tail? A silent puppy? Discover Theo's solution for Tess, for puppies and for children. 

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Angry Mangry

author: Barton Williams
illustrator: Benjamin Johnston

ages 5-8
ISBN 9780980723748
RRP $24.95

'Benjamin was ANGRY MANGRY'. Angry Mangry? What's that? Discover more about being Angry Mangry by joining Benjamin and the Skool Rox characters as they venture through everyday school events. Angry Mangry is the first book of the Skool Rox series and is guaranteed to teach you a thing or two about 'Chilling to the Max!'

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The Mischievous Witch of Wychitella

author: Bob Heddle
illustrator: Bob Heddle

ages 8+
ISBN 9780980575040
RRP $14.95

This is the second part in the series by Bob Heddle and contains two parts. Part one begins with Zac and his sister Ria, together with their ten-year-old cousin Riley, get lost in the scrub on Mount Kerang near Wychitella (a real place in north-west Victoria). Find out what happens to them and who they meet when they decide to follow a This Way sign. There is magic in this story but there are two kinds of magic - real and pretend. What is the difference? 

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The Enigma Diaries - Hidden History

ages 8-12
ISBN 9780980723762
RRP $19.95

Cassandra Jessica Reid is a little bullied and teased at school. Her coded personal diary will never be cracked by anyone: that is until she finds herself in a strange place... or is it a strange time? An exciting science fiction adventure that will appeal to young readers with a love of twists and paradoxes. 

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The Monster Tower and the Gannawarra Goppo

author: Bob Heddle
illustrator: Bob Heddle

ages 8+
ISBN 9780980575033
RRP $14.95

The first in a new series where we meet eight-year-old Zac and his eleven-year-old sister, Ria. This story takes place in Gannawarra, an area of land in northern Victoria, Australia, where some of the strangest and wildest things in the world happen! It is the home of the Gannawese people, many bird species and animals, including a wonderful little creature called the Gannawarra Goppo. 

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Chinkapook and the Manangatang Munyips

author: Bob Heddle
illustrator: Bob Heddle

ages 8+
ISBN 9780980575057
RRP $14.95

This is the third in the series by bob Heddle and is about Zac and his sister RIa who have been transferred to the Chinkapook Primary School. They befriend an imaginative Koori boy named Mick, who invites Zac and Ria to his 'farm' where he keeps some of the strangest creatures in the world! The three children children, along with Mick's four-year-old brother Mim, venture out on a trek to the Manangatan Mountains in the hope of finding a bunyip. Another fantastic story by Bob Heddle. 

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Love Defines Us All

author: Giulietta Gigliotti

ages 15+
ISBN 9780980575071
RRP $14.95

Nora Winchester is your ordinary teenage girl and Toby Evans is your typical, popular high school boy. Nora has liked Toby 'forever' but when he finally takes notice of her, her world is turned upside down. The two teenagers join together and form an incredible bond that results in them traveling an often painful journey of growth and self-discovery, leading to a deep and lifelong love. 

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Alex Cottle Axolotl

author: Christine Moroney
illustrator: Niki Oram

ages 9-14
ISBN 9780980723755
RRP $14.95

Meet Alex Cottle, the Axolotl.
A little animal with a big story. Is he the dumbest, most boring pet in the world or is he one of the worlds most extraordinary creatures, with an amazing secret?

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Tess

author: Coralie Creevey
illustrator: Emma Stuart

ages 4-8
ISBN 9781921928253
RRP $17.95

Tess chews all the usual puppy favourites: Dad's slipper, socks...But what happens if she makes a grab for the unusual? The bad-for-puppy-stuff? Read this book before it happens to your family. 

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Saving Water

author: Nicola Chait
illustrator: Nicola Chait

ages 3-8
ISBN 9780980575002
RRP $9.95

Saving Water is the perfect introduction for children to learn about the environment. This beautifully illustrated board book shows young children how they can make a difference to the world through water conservation. This book would appeal to any parent wanting to introduce their child to the concept of saving water in a fun way. 

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Mimih the Mindil Beach Mermaid

author: Heather King
illustrator: Shelley Keast

ages 5-10
ISBN 9781921042959
RRP $19.95

Mimih the Mindil Beach Mermaid and her friend Bargari, the bottlenose dolphin, have been given an important task by the tooth fairy. On their way home through the Arafura Sea they discover a flatback turtle tangled in a plastic bag on a coral reef. Mimih calls on all of her friends to help. The sawfish, the manta ray and the dugongs are a few of the tropical sea creatures that work together to save the turtle. 

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Bubble Gum Trouble

author: Helen Ross
illustrator: Dee Texidor

ages 3-10
ISBN 9781921042997
RRP $16.95

There's a lot to laugh about in Bubble Gum Trouble. Yucky stuff in everyday life like smelly socks and mouldy drink mugs, and funny stuff like cats tangled up in toilet paper and underpants! Bubble Gum Trouble is a great little book of fun poetry for kids of all ages. 

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Ponkidoodle

author: Neridah McMullin
illustrator: Aaron Pocock

ages 5-10
ISBN 9781921042881
RRP $24.95

Dad's story of the ubiquitous Ponkidoodle, making noises throughout the creaky house calms the protagonist until sleep comes. In meticulous rhyming verse, this is a charming picture book based on the author's own experience. the antics of Ponkidoodle are hilarious - on the roof, in the kitchen and on the loo! But he's friendly so there's no need to be scared. 

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With My Imagination

author: Suzanne Saad
illustrator: Rebecca Verpoorten-Laws

ages 5-10
ISBN 9781921042935
RRP $16.95

Share this story to encourage children to discover how much fun it is to use their imagination and remind them how uniquely special they are. This book also includes six exciting activities adults can play with children to further enhance their self-esteem, creativity and learning.  

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Poor Little Dino Spark

author: Robert Vescio
illustrator: Dean Jacobs

ages 4-8
ISBN 9781921042874
RRP $16.95

Little Dino Spark is too shy and embarrassed to ask for help because of his appearance and lack of physical ability compared to the other dinosaurs. But in the end, when three best dinosaur friends come together to help, despite what he thinks about himself, it's Little Dino Spark who overcomes his fears and proves that appearance isn't always everything. Poor Little Dino Spark is an inspirational rhyming story for any child whose self-esteem needs a little boost, and is the first in the Little Dino Spark series. 

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10 Yellow Bananas

author: Helen Ross
illustrator: Dee Texidor

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781921042898
RRP $16.95

Ten Yellow Bananas is  delightful children's book that follows an array of fruit on the trail of ten naughty bananas. A reversible counting book that inspires forgiveness. 

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Swat!

author: Elizabeth Shingleton
illustrator: Paula Ferendinos

ages 4-8
ISBN 9780980575026
RRP $24.95

Itchy Ritchy and his swarm of houseflies love to feast on human filth. But there is one problem; humans hate them hanging around! Will flies and humans ever be able to live in harmony? See who gets swatted in this tale of bravery acceptance and a particularly pongy plan. Swat! contains an environmental undercurrent due to the very nature of the relationship between humans and houseflies. 

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What About Wool?

author: Elizabeth Thomas
illustrator: Elizabeth Thomas

ages 5-10
ISBN 9780980575064
RRP $24.95

Wool is involved in so much of our lives, from pool tables, tennis balls and quilts, to soap, shampoo and skin creams. Follow George as he discovers the wonders of wool. 

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The Littlest Hummingbird

author: Berryl Ferguson
illustrator: Berryl Ferguson

ages 3-10
ISBN 9780977549177
RRP $27.95

Horatio is abandoned in Alaska by his clan because he cannot fly, and therefore cannot take part in the Grand Test. By chance, he meets Gulliver, an elderly goose who was left behind as he is going blind. Gulliver offers to fly Horatio to the wintering ground in Mexico, if Horatio will agree to navigate. And so this unlikely pair of friends set off for Mexico. 

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Grandad's Gift

author: Lyn Lawrence
illustrator: Cath Chegwidden

ages 5-10
ISBN 9781921042980
RRP $16.99

Lilian is visiting Grandad's property. As they ride their horses through the Australian bush, they see many different animals and birds. Grandad tells Lillian stories about Aboriginal stockmen, their cattle skills and life on the land. A small keepsake by her grandfather is a gift she'll treasure forever. 

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Ice Quest

author: Nora Jones
illustrator: Cath Chegwidden

ages 4-8
ISBN 9780977549184
RRP $14.95

Isandra, the Ice Queen, lives in a beautiful Ice Palace. When she is kidnapped by Serena, the Sun Goddess, the Earth's atmosphere goes into turmoil. Isandra must be returned to the palace so that the world's weather can be stabilised. Will the planet be saved? 

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Little Dino Spark and the Birthday Surprise

author: Robert Vescio
illustrator: Dean Jacobs

ages 4-8
ISBN 9780980575088
RRP $16.95

It is Little Dino Spark's sixth birthday and he's having a party with his friends. They are all having a dino-mite time until the weather changes. The birthday party appears to be spoilt until a surprise visitor arrives in time to help save Spark's party. This uplifting rhyming story will delight young readers as they learn the true meaning of friendship and appreciate the physical differences of others. Little Dino Spark and the Birthday Surprise is the second book in the Little Dino Sparks series. 

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Barnowlby Bubbles

author: Elisabeth Hardy
illustrator: Sarah Hardy

ages 3-10
ISBN 9780980723731
RRP $24.95

Baby owl's magical bubble blowing brings order to the lives of his farmyard friends, but can they find him a name? There was oink-ing and quacking and even a neigh, as each bubble burst in its magical way. A delightful rhyming tale, beautifully illustrated which will enchant children and adults. 

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Angus Bear & Friends - Angus Goes to the Lake

author: Jo Gelder
illustrator: Bablee Ojah

ages 2-6
ISBN 9780980575095
RRP $9.95

Come and meet Angus and his animal friends in their first adventure together. This time they've gone for a fun day to the lake. Bright and bold illustrations make Angus Bear & Friends a popular inclusion in a young child's first library. 

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Chookies

author: Lexie Watt
illustrator: Lexie Watt

ages 4-10
ISBN 9780980575019
RRP $16.95

Chookies is based on a true story. Follow the adventures of Oswald and Esmerelda, two Chinese Silkies, as they discover life beyond the fence. After escaping their hen house and the dogs, the chookies discover all the wonderful things to see and do in the world. 

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I'm a Little Chef

author: Anita Cross
illustrator: Michelle Hamilton

ages 3-10
ISBN 9781921042867
RRP $24.95

This book has been specially designed for the little chef in every child. With easy, healthy recipes, a simple, colour-coded format, fun illustrations, and laminated pages, featuring LC the Little Chef. Even pre-readers can help in the kitchen. I'm a Little Chef is the perfect introduction for kids who want to cook. 

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Simon Meets Mrs Twinkle for the First Time

author: Annabelle Wadsworth
illustrator: Annabelle Wadsworth

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781921928994
RRP $15.95

Simon is a young boy who is often sick and misses school. He is lonely and bored in his bedroom until a large, bright, happy star visits him at his bedroom window. Mrs Twinkle takes Simon on an adventure around Sydney Harbour and beyond. 

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Mrs Twinkle Takes Simon to the Great Barrier Reef

author: Annabelle Wadsworth
illustrator: Annabelle Wadsworth

ages 3-6
ISBN 9781921928772
RRP $15.95

Simon is visited by a large, bright star, Mrs Twinkle. Together they travel up the coast of Australia and to Uluru. While they have adventures together, Mrs Twinkle informs Simon about the people and places they visit. 

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