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101 Things to do with Baby
268(Ht mm) 183(Wdt mm)

There are a hundred-and-one fun things to do when there?s a baby around. This little girl discovers that even chores like washing and bathing turn into new games with her baby brother. But how delightful it is when he fin

Ormerod, Jan
$14.95

500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins
225(Ht mm) 163(Wdt mm) 48

What a lot of hats Bartholomew has in this imaginative and clever tale! Find out what happens when the king asks him to remove them!one by one. By combining the funniest stories, craziest creatures and zaniest pictures

Dr Seuss
$10.00

A First Book of Nature
289(Ht mm) 263(Wdt mm) 108

This is an exquisite book that evokes a child's first experience of nature. From beachcombing to stargazing, from watching squirrels, ducks and worms to making berry crumble or a winter bird feast, this is a remarkable

Davies, Nicola and Hearld, Mark
$16.95

A Proper Little Lady
Paperback, Paperback 32

All dressed up in her best dress and shiny black shoes, Anabella Jones goes for a walk just like a proper little lady. But a cat up a tree, a billycart at the top of the hill, and an inviting ball game prove distracting.

Hilton, Nette
$15.00

ABC Book of Seasons
32

Seasons come ...seasons go ...sun shines ...winds blow ...rain falls ...plants grow...From the bestselling creators of THE ABC BOOK OF CARS, TRAINS, BOATS AND PLANES comes a glorious hardback picture book which celebrates the joys of each se

Martin, H, Simpson, J, Orsini, Cheryl
$20.00

Abe Lincoln's Dream
illustrations 32

From the bestselling author of "It's a Book" comes a funny, touching tale about the legacy of America's greatest president. When a schoolgirl gets separated from her tour of the White House and finds herself in the Lincoln bedro

Smith, Lane, Smith, Lane
$23.00

Adelaide: The Flying Kangaroo
273(Ht mm) 212(Wdt mm) 40

In this beautifully illustrated book, Tomi Ungerer tells the story of Adelaide the flying kangaroo.

When Adelaide is born her parents are surprised to see that their baby kangaroo has wings. But

Ungerer Tomi
$19.95

Afghanistan Pup
32

A deeply moving story about an abandoned pup in Afghanistan who touches the lives of two very different people - a girl struggling to get an education in the face of fierce opposition, and an Australian soldier who ultimately gives his life i

Wilson, Mark
$25.00

Ah Ha!
Full-colour illustrations throughout 40

The author/illustrator of Good News, Bad News shows the ups and downs of a frog's day using just four words (and two letters!).

Mack
$22.95

Alison Lester's Abc
Paperback 32 pages.

Have fun with letters, discover new words, join in the adventures of Alice and Aldo, and find all kinds of surprising and familiar things in this alphabet book. Ages 2+.

Lester, Alison
$14.95

All Monkeys Love Bananas
32

All monkeys love bananas! For breakfast, for dinner, for snacks and for lunch, they all crave bananas, munch, munch, munch. Well, maybe not all monkeys...A very funny picture book about one poor monkey who can't stand to see another banana.

Avery, Sean E.
$24.95

All the Things I Love about You
40

There are oh so many things a mom loves about her young child. But most of all, she just loves him, no matter what.

Bestselling author and illustrator LeUyen Pham combines her experience as a mother and her proven storytelling skills

Pham, LeUyen, Pham, LeUyen
$22.00

All Through the Year
36

A personal almanac of a little girl and her family that opens a window on to each month of her year. Each spread is devoted to one month and we are taken on a journey through the Australian seasons as well as this girl's loves and family trad

Godwin Jane
$24.95

Alphabet
full colour throughout, includes illustrations 48

In this title, the reverse of the jacket has been printed to be used as a wall poster. In this delightful series of books, under GMC's exciting new imprint, Button Books, Alain Gree's stunning v

Gree, Alain
$20.00

Alphabetical Sydney
56

Bell, Hilary, Pesenti, Antonia
$20.00

Always with You
Hardback 32 pages.

Zee, Ruth Vander
$23.50

Amazing Babes
48

A unique picture book for young and old that celebrates inspirational women from around the world and across generations. You will recognise some and be delighted to meet others. Amazing Babes was originally written as a gift from a mother t

Sarlos, Eliza, Lee, Grace
$24.95

Amy and Louis
Paperback , 240mm. 32

Amy and Louis live next door to each other, and their lives are closely intertwined. Theirs is a life rich in imagination-they see dragons in the clouds and make castles out of cardboard. But when Amy's family moves to anot

Gleeson, Libby, Blackwood, Freya
$16.00

An A to Z Treasure Hunt
Paperback 32

An interactive alphabet book which allows children to create a finished book unique and personal to them. Readers can add to each page: from giving dots to the Dalmatian dog to finding a joke for the Jolly Jester. Many pages require

Melvin, Alice
$13.95

An Australian 123 of Animals
24

"An Australian 123 of Animals" is a lavishly illustrated counting book by well-known Aboriginal artist Bronwyn Bancroft. The book is both a delightful introduction to the numbers 1-20, and a unique exploration of Australian wildlife - some fa

Bancroft, Bronwyn
$14.95

And the Train Goes...
240(Ht mm) 270(Wdt mm) 32

All aboard the train for this cumulative picture book, full of delicious read-aloud sounds! Join the eclectic and eccentric passengers on the train: ladies off to the races, chattering children on a school trip, busines

Bee, William
$16.95

Angel of Kokoda
36

Twelve-year-old Kari grew up along the banks of the Kusumi River, east of the village of Kokoda. His father taught him the traditional ways of his people, and Sister Mary taught him English at the mission schoolhouse. One day Kari s peaceful

Wilson, Mark
$17.00

Angelina and the Princess
209 x 255mm. , Paperback , 210 x 255mm. 32

Miss Lilly's Ballet School has been invited to perform for the Princess of Mouseland, and Angelina hopes to be a prima ballerina. But disaster strikes and she is only given a minor role. Angelina wants

Holabird, Katharine
$14.95

Angelina at the Palace
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Angelina and Henry visit the Royal Palace of Mouseland to help teach the princesses a special ballet for the King and Queen's wedding anniversary. To Angelina's horror, Miss Lilly is confined to her bed with a terri

Holabird, Katharine, Craig, Helen
$14.95

Angelina Ballerina
Paperback 32 pages.

Angelina is a pretty little mouse who wants more than anything to become a ballerina. She dances all the time and her parents are in despair. Then one day they think of a plan that changes Angelina's life and makes her the ha

Holabird, Katharine
$14.95

Angelina Ballerina (30th Anniversary Issue)
Full colour illustrations throughout 32

Angelina the dancing mouse has been enchanting little ballerinas for 30 years. In this larger format, anniversary paperback picture book, she will inspire a whole new generation. Angelina wants more than a

Holabird, Katharine, Craig, Helen, Williams, Finty
$15.00

Angelina's Best Days Out
chiefly col. Illustrations 56

"Angelina's Best Days Out" contains Angelina at the Fair and Angelina, Star of the Show - a perfect introduction to Angelina Ballerina and all her friends.

Holabird, Katharine, Craig, Helen
$16.95

Angelina's Birthday
210 x 255mm. , Paperback , 210 x 255mm. 32

It's Angelina's birthday and there's going to be a party. But when Angelina breaks her bike, she thinks the day is ruined. There is, however, a solution to the problem and Angelina's birthday turns out

Holabird, Katherine
$14.95

Angelina's Showtime Collection: 2 best-loved stories
64

It's Showtime!! This charming collection contains two well-loved Angelina stories, Angelina and Alice and Angelina on Stage.

Holabird Katharine
$16.95

Angelina, Star of the Show
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Angelina sets off with Grandma and Grandpa on a canal boat to the Mouseland Dance Festival. She is so excited that she practises her new dance all the way but she tumbles into a can of oil and ruins her costume! Lucki

Holabird, Katharine
$14.95

Angelo
chiefly col. ill 48

When Angelo is restoring an old church in Rome, he finds a small bird, barely breathing. Not being able to find somewhere safe to leave her, he has no choice but to take her home with him. Despite Angelo's 'professional disli

MACAULAY DAVID
$10.00

Angus Rides the Goods Train
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

When Angus boards the goods train, laden with milk, honey, and rice, he's full of excitement as the driver speeds across land and sea. But why won't the train stop for those who are hungry and thirsty?

Riddell, Chris, Durant, Alan
$14.95

Animal 123
24

Features numbers small and large, and animals both exotic and commonplace. Count 2 gorgeous parrots or 8 salamander, and be dazzled by spreads of eighty ladybirds or ninety penguins.


$15.00

Animal ABC
24


$15.00

Animal Music
illustrations 24

There's harmony in the air when the animals get together to make music and put on a concert with a difference! Koala's playing his flute, Badger's bashing away on the drums and Squirrel's strumming on the guitar. Even the smalle

Donaldson, Julia, Sharratt, Nick
$15.00

Animalia
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Base, Graeme
$20.00

Animalia
illustrations 32

An alphabet book with fantastic and detailed pictures, bearing such labels as "Lazy lions lounging in the local library."

Base, Graeme
$29.95

Anna Hibiscus' Song
chiefly col. Illustrations 40

This is a beautiful, vibrant story, with rich colours and words that sing right off the page. This is the first picture book featuring Anna Hibiscus and she is very happy in it! So happy, in fact, that she can't qui

Atinuke, Tobia, Lauren
$16.95

Anno's Journey
illustrations 32

Join Hans Christian Andersen Medal-winner Mitsumasa Anno for a marvelous illustrated journey through northern Europe in this stunning wordless picture book that brings the artist's inventive eye to the worlds of art and architec

Anno, Mitsumasa
$12.95

Anno's Mysterious Multiplying
illustrations 44

"Superbly demonstrating the conception of factorials in mathematics, the text and pictures combine to present a lesson in a palatable form as well as the pleasure of looking at pictures that only Mitsumasa Anno could invent." ?

Masaichiro, Anno
$12.95

Anzac Day Parade Australian Edition
32

Kane Glenda
$14.95

Archie
Colour 48

Archie leads a quiet life with his faithful pet - until one day, he gets a sewing machine and discovers a remarkable talent for tailoring. Word spreads, the phone starts ringing, and soon every dog in the park wants to wear his co-ordi

More Gordon, Domenica, More Gordon, Domenica
$25.00

Are We There Yet
32 pages.

The year I turned eight, Mum and Dad took us on a trip around Australia. Luke, Billy and I missed school for the whole winter term. Join Grace and her family on their adventurous and sometimes funny expedition. A warm, heartfelt story

Lester Alison
$24.95

Are We There Yet Gift Set
32

From much-loved children's author Alison Lester comes this gift set containing the classic picture book, a 200-piece jigsaw puzzle and a pack of specially designed playing cards.

Lester, Alison
$29.95

Are We There Yet?
32

Williams,Sam
$15.00

Are You Afraid of Monsters?

When Amelie asks her Nan about being afraid of monsters, she does not expect to be invited to enter the world of the imagination with her; nor how much fun they will have discovering different monsters together. A quality picture book for thre

Selkirk, Rosemary
$26.00

Are You Afraid of Monsters?

When Amelie asks her Nan about being afraid of monsters, she does not expect to be invited to enter the world of the imagination with her; nor how much fun they will have discovering different monsters together. A quality picture book for thre

Selkirk, Rosemary
$16.00

Arrival
Hardback 128

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,

Tan, Shaun
$40.00

Arthur's Dream Boat
chiefly col. Illustrations 40

This is a magical picture book with playful, modern touches and a breathtaking colour palette, so enchanting that readers will be scrambling for a seat in Arthur's dream boat! One night, Arthur has an amazing dream

Dunbar, Polly, Dunbar, Polly
$27.95

Asterix and the Actress
Asterix S., 31 48 pages.

Asterix and Obelix are celebrating their joint birthday party and some surprise guests have been invited - Tremensdelirius and the lovely Panacea. Meanwhile, Julius Caesar has to deal with his old enemy Pompey, who is lo

"Goscinny", "Uderzo"
$20.00

Asterix and the Big Fight
Paperback 48 pages.

The Romans persuade a Gaulish chief to challenge Vitalstatistix to single combat. This poses no threat until Getafix is hit by a flying menhir and forgets how to make the magic potion. Ages 7+

Goscinny Rene
$20.00

Asterix and the Class Act
Paperback 56 pages.

The initial print-run in French is a cool million and Asterix and his chums once again look set to take the UK by storm.

Goscinny Uderzo
$20.00

Asterix and the Golden Sickle
Paperback 48 pages.

'The Return of Asterix, The World's First Superhero' is here relaunched, re-inked, re-coloured and re-designed, now published in the correct order for the first time.

Goscinny Uderzo
$20.00

Asterix and the Great Crossing
Paperback 48 pages.

Gaul was divided into three parts. No, four parts - for one small village of indomitable Gauls still held out against the Roman invaders.

"Goscinny", "Uderzo"
$20.00

Asterix in Britain
Paperback 48 pages.

The Romans have invaded Britain but one village still holds out against them. At his British cousin Anticlimax's request, Asterix sets off to help, with a barrel full of magic potion. Ages 7+

"Goscinny", Uderzo, Albert
$20.00

Asterix in Switzerland
Paperback 48 pages.

No. 16

Goscinny, Rene
$20.00

Asterix The Gladiator
48 pages.

'The Return of Asterix, The World's First Superhero' is here relaunched, re-inked, re-coloured and re-designed, now published in the correct order for the first time.

"Goscinny", "Uderzo"
$20.00

Aussie Animals
Paperback 20 pages.

Campbell, Rod
$15.00

Aussie Year

Meet Ned, Lily, Zoe, Kirra and Matilda-Australian children representing a multicultural blend of culture and race that typifies our beautiful country. They are taking you through a year in the life of Australian kids, from celebrations to tradi

McCartney,Tania
$20.00

Avocado Baby
illustrations, (some colour ) 32

The Hargraves, a kind but scrawny family, want their new baby to grow up big and strong. But the tiny tyke will hardly eat a thing. One day, Mrs. Hargraves finds an avocado in the fruit bowl, and the infant gobbl

Burningham, John, Burningham, John
$17.95

B Is For Bedtime

Hamilton, Margaret
$24.95

Babies, Babies, Babies!
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

Babies love to play, laugh and cuddle, and this book is full of all the things that babies love best. The bright and cheerful illustrations are packed with details for little ones to pore over and explo

Anholt, Laurence, Anholt, Catherine
$15.00

Baby Bear, Baby Bear, What Do You See?
Hardback 32 pages.

Baby Bear meets all sorts of different animals until he finally finds what he is looking for - his mother. This title is a companion title to "Brown Bear Brown Bear, What Do You See?"

Carle, Eric, Martin, Bill
$10.00

Baby Bear, Baby Bear, What Do You See?
Paperback , 258 x 203mm. 32

Baby Bear meets all sorts of different animals until he finally finds what he is looking for - his mother. Told through Bill Martin's rhythmic text and Eric Carle's vibrant images, this is the fourth companion title t

Carle, Eric, Martin, Bill
$14.95

Baby Beats
24

Baby Beats is a good way to introduce young children to different types of noises, musical instruments and group play. Let's play music, make a beat. Clap your hands and stamp your feet. This is a vibrant picture book feature beautiful illust

Blair, Karen
$24.95

Baby Bedtime
32

Fox, Mem, Quay, Emma
$25.00

Baby Wombat's Week
280(Ht mm) 207(Wdt mm)

He sleeps. He eats. He gets bored. He creates havoc wherever he goes! He's Mothball's baby - and he's even cuter, naughtier and more determined than his mum. Created by writer Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatl

French, Jackie and Whatley, Bruce(Illustrated by)
$15.00

Baby's Catalogue
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Originally published: Harmondsworth : Kestrel, 1982. - Text on inside cover, A friendly, funny book, presenting a vast array of baby paraphenalia that should be instantly recognizable and absorbing to a young child.

Ahlberg, Janet, Ahlberg, Allan
$14.95

Backseat A-B-See
228(Ht mm) 228(Wdt mm) 40

Alphabet book in which a child sees road signs from A to Z from the backseat of a car.

van Lieshout, Maria
$19.95

Bad-Tempered Ladybird
40

The bad-tempered ladybird picks fights with every animal he meets, but soon learns the importance of friends and turns into a far nicer, happier bug. The beautifully illustrated pages of this entertaining book demonstrate the sizes of the dif

Carle Eric
$16.95

Balloon for a Blunderbuss
Hardback , 265 x 205mm. 36

This book takes the reader on an imaginative, inspiring journey around the world. It all begins with a drawing of a pair of hands, gently cupped around an unseen object:'I have a butterfly in my hands. What will you gi

Gill, Bob, Reid, Alastair
$19.95

Balloon Tree
illustrations 28

Don t worry, said Princess Leora s father just before he left for the tournament. If anything goes wrong, release a bunch of balloons from the castle tower. Wherever I am, I will see them and come home right away. Now, something

Gilman, Phoebe, Gilman, Phoebe
$22.00

Bear and a Tree
32

Ren knows that it's almost time for Bear's big sleep, but she needs just one more day with him. One day to explore the winter together; the last of the coloured leaves, the snow as it floats and swirls to the ground, the sun and the moon and

King, Stephen Michael
$24.95

Bear and Chook
32

Bear likes adventure. Chook likes the quiet life. They are the best of friends. One sunny day by the pond, Chook lets himself get drawn into Bear's wild ideas...with disastrous results!

Shanahan, Lisa, Quay, Emma
$17.00

Bear and Hare Go Fishing
chiefly Illustrationsstrations 32

Bear and Hare are off on a fishing trip, with nets and rods at the ready. Bear loves fishing! Hare seems more interested in his picnic. But after a long wait, the two adventurers catch more than they expect in t

Gravett, Emily
$20.00

Bear's Lunch
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

When Wendy and Oliver decide to have a picnic in the woods, they are surprised by a great big growly bear! But wait and see what happens when Oliver and Wendy growl back!

Pamela Allen is a phenomenon in the

Allen Pamela
$15.00

Bear's Song
Full-colour illustrations throughout 32

A seek-and-find picture book about a little bear who awakes from his hibernation early to follow a bee - because where there are bees, there is honey. When the quest leads Little Bear into the big city and

Chaud
$24.95

Bella's Bad Hair Day
32

Bella has woken up to find that things are not as they should be. But her mother is busy painting, and her father is playing his baby grand piano. Doesn't anyone realise it's going to be a horrible, horrific, horrendous hair day? The hairdres

King, Stephen Michael
$25.00

Belle & Boo and the Birthday Surprise
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Enter the charming world of Belle and Boo, a bob-haired little girl and her adorable bunny friend. Follow the adventures of this curious pair as they enjoy the simple pleasures of childhood, drawing us into a magica

Sutcliffe, Mandy
$15.00

Belle & Boo and the Goodnight Kiss
32

Sutcliffe, Mandy
$15.00

Belle & Boo and the Yummy Scrummy Day
32

Sutcliffe, Mandy
$15.00

Belle & Boo and the Yummy Scrummy Day
32

Sutcliffe, Mandy
$25.00

Belonging
236(Ht mm) 191(Wdt mm)

Baker, Jeannie
$16.95

Bertie
32

With all Pam's trademark simplicity of line and characterisation, this is the perfect book to share with the littleies in your life. Together you can choose...are you happy or grumpy? Will you cry or will you sing? Straightforward comparative

Allen, Pamela
$20.00

Bertie and the Bear
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

A picture book by an award-winning author/illustrator, full of lively, zany characters, wild chases and improbable adventures. Children will love to follow the action and join in with the sounds.

Allen, Pamela
$14.95

Best of Dr Seuss
225 x 163mm. , "The Cat in the Hat", "The Cat in the Hat Comes Back", "Dr.Seuss's ABC" 192 pages.

Dr Seuss
$19.95

Best Singer in the World
colour illustrations 40

My little brother thinks I'm the best singer in the world. But I can't sing if there are too many people. When I was six, we were having a performance at school to celebrate spring. It would be on a real stage, with prope

Nilsson, Ulf, Eriksson, Eva
$25.00

Big Bouffant
illustrations

Young Annabelle is distraught. There are so many boring, uniform hairstyles on the first day of school! With inspiration from her grandma and some help from her mom, Annabelle finds the perfect hairdo to help her stand out: a big

Hosford, Kate, Clifton-Brown, Holly
$23.00

Big Bug Book
A Pop-Up Celebration by David A. Carter 16

Just in time for the 20th anniversary of the bestselling How Many Bugs in a Box?, David Carter is back with the biggest book of bugs yet Everyone's favorite bugs from titles such as Alpha Bugs, Bed Bug

Carter, David A.
$25.00

Big Red Kangaroo
269(Ht mm) 249(Wdt mm)

Saxby, Claire
$27.95

Bilby Moon
Paperback 32 pages.

Spurling, Margaret
$15.00

Bim Bam Boom!
colour illustrations 32

Dad and Lucy and Alfie and Amy are at the zoo one afternoon when clouds as big as dinosaurs stomp across the sky and ROAR! While they wait for the rain to pass, the family counts the seconds between the lightning and the

Wild, Margaret, Harris, Wayne
$15.00

Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories
col. Illustrations 64

For the first time in paperback, seven newly rediscovered stories from the legendary Dr. Seuss! It's the literary equivalent of buried treasure. The amazing stories are full of typical Seuss humour, rhyme and rhythm and are

Dr. Seuss
$13.00

Bird and Bear
32

James, Ann
$14.95

Birdie's Big-Girl Hair
Illustrated throughout 48

It's time for Birdie's very first haircut, and the miniature fashionista yearns for more than just a simple trim. Should she choose an updo, a perm, or a ballerina bun? She looks through pictures, books, lots of magazin

Rim, Sujean
$27.00

Black Dog
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Christina and Black Dog are best friends. They live in a house in the forest and are always together. But one day Christina catches sight of a strange and wonderful bird and from then on can think of nothing else. Poo

Allen, Pamela
$14.95

Black Dog
32

Pinfold, Levi, Pinfold, Levi
$17.00

Blessing Cup
black & white line drawings, colour line drawings 48

A bond of love unites a family throughout generations in this companion to the beloved and bestselling classic "The Keeping Quilt." As a young Russian Jewish girl in the early 1900s, Anna and

Polacco, Patricia
$29.95

Blowin' in the Wind
full colour illustrations throughout, includes illustrations 28

This title is suitable for children age 5+. With words by one of the most admired songwriters of all time and illustrations by a Caldecott Honor medalist, this powerful and timely p

Dylan, Bob, Muth, Jon J.
$25.00

Blue Chameleon
32 colour illustrations 32

He can turn himself into anything and appear to fit in anywhere, but it seems that neither the swirly snail, the green grasshopper nor the stripy sock want to be friends. Will he ever find someone to talk to? Someone j

Gravett, Emily
$15.00

Blue Gnu
colour illustrations 32

Boo revelled in being the one and only blue gnu ...or so he thought. Then one day he meets another blue gnu, named Hoo, who thinks everything is much more fun with two. Boo's not having a bar of that, and tries to make hi

Mewburn, Kyle, Parton, Daron
$16.00

Blueberries for Sal
illustrations 59

Little Sal and Little Bear both lose their mothers while eating blueberries and almost end up with the other's mother.

McCloskey, Robert
$14.95

Bluebird
Colour Illustrations Throughout 40

"Like nothing you have seen before," raves "Kirkus Reviews" in a starred review.
In his most beautiful and moving work to date, Bob Staake explores the universal themes of loneliness, bullying, and the impo

Staake, Bob
$24.95

Bobbo Goes To School
279(Ht mm) 229(Wdt mm)

When Lily throws Bobbo onto the top of the school bus, she has no idea what an adventure he has in store. This drama-packed book is a race to reunite Lily and lost Bobbo, as well as learning all about school...

Hughes, Shirley
$14.95

Bobo the Sailor Man!
colour illustrations 32

Bobo (accidentally!) risks getting lost at sea in this irresistible adventure starring everyone's favorite frenemies. Willie and Bobo are exploring. And just look at all they've found! There are spectacular sticks and tee

Rosenthal, Eileen, Rosenthal, Marc
$20.00

Bog Baby
Paperback 32

Willis Jeanne & Millward Gwen (illus)
$14.95

BOM! Went the Bear
32

BOM! went the bear on the big bass drum. Ting-ting-a-ting-ting-a Strum strum strum Bear loves to play his big bass drum. On his own. Making as much noise as he can, marching around like he's king of all the land. It looks like so much fun t

Greenberg, Nicki
$20.00

Book About Scary

Everyone's afraid of something. Hairy toes, cockroaches, robbers...Katz and Vane have combined their talents again to create an A to Z of Scary -- from Alien Zombies to being in bed in the dark (zzzzzz). This is a very tongue-in-cheek look at a

Vane, Mitch, Katz, Danny
$14.95

Boom Baby Boom Boom
282(Ht mm) 246(Wdt mm) 32

When Mama tells Baby that she's made a lovely lunch for him, she doesn't know that the animals are listening at the window. And they are much hungrier than Baby. While Mama bangs on her drums - boom-biddy-boom-biddy-b

Mahy, Margaret and Chamberlain, Margaret
$24.95

Boot & Shoe
chiefly col. Illustrations 40

Boot and Shoe were born into the same litter, and now they live in the same house. They eat out of the same bowl, pee on the same tree, and sleep in the same bed. But they spend their days apart - Boot is always on

Frazee, Marla
$15.00

Boss Baby
illustrations 36

A new baby shows everyonewho s really in charge in this hilarious board book from Caldecott Honoree Marla Frazee."From the moment the baby arrived, it was obvious that he was the boss." The boss baby is used to getting his way d

Frazee, Marla, Frazee, Marla
$10.00

Bouncing Ball
32

Try to keep up with the bouncing ball as it travels down the street, between two cars, into a gutter, down a storm drain a This picture book will delight young readers as they follow the adventures of the bouncing ball through colourful fi

Kelly, Deborah
$19.95

Boy and the Toy
32

One day a man invented the best toy in the world. He gave the toy to his son. The boy thought the toy was marvellous. But as time passed, the boy started to wonder. Was it really the best toy in the world? An unforgettable tale that explores

Hartnett, Sonya, Masciullo, Lucia
$15.00

Boy with Two Shadows
colour illustrations

A young boy who agrees to take care of a witch's shadow while she is on vacation finds that having two shadows creates some unexpected problems.

Mahy, Margaret, Williams, Jenny
$14.95

Boynton's Greatest Hits

Boynton, Sandra
$30.00

Bravo
Full colour illustrations throughout 36

Once upon a time there was a little girl called Helena. Her life was almost perfect. Only one thing spoiled it. Helena's father was too loud!

Port, Moni, Waechter, Phillip
$27.00

Breathe
illustrations 40

Take a deep breath and dive into a day in the life of a baby whale, told with luminous illustrations and spare text, with a fresh twist on a timeless message. "Swim! Play all day. Breathe." This simply told story follows a young

Magoon, Scott, Magoon, Scott
$20.00

Brimsby's Hats
40

A lonely hat maker uses quirky creativity to make friends in this delightful picture book that will charm readers young and old. Brimsby is a happy hat maker--until his best friend goes off to find adventure at sea. Now Brimsby is a lonely ha

Prahin, Andy, Prahin, Andrew, Prahin, Andrew
$19.00

Brothers are for Making Mud Pies
illustrations 16

It's fun to play hide-and-seek with a brother, or build a fort, or jump in puddles. You can make a brother laugh, play baseball together, and keep each other company when Mom and Dad go out. A brother is a lifelong friend. Siste

Ziefert, Harriet
$14.95

Brothers Quibble

Blabey, Aaron
$25.00

Brown Bear Brown Bear What Do You See
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Colour and animals are used in this book alongside simple rhyming text and repetition. A question and answer technique takes the reader through a range of animals and colours - a big green frog, a plump purple cat or

Martin Bill
$14.95

Buddha's Apprentice at Bedtime
Illustrationsstrations (colour) 128

Practising Buddhist and master storyteller Dharmachari Nagaraja weaves a thrilling narrative spell while at the same time conveying basic life lessons that will help children to develop their personality, deal

Dharmachari, Nagaraja
$25.00

Buddy and the Bunnies in: Don't Play with Your Food!
40

Shea, Bob
$25.00

Bug Next Door
16 colour 40

Little boy bugs and little girl bugs are so completely different, they just can't get along ...can they? See what happens when Little Speckled Bug meets a mysterious new neighbour bug who has a strange but happy effect on him Writt

Alemagna, Beatrice
$14.95

Bugs in the Garden
20 colour 36

Alemagna, Beatrice
$14.95

Bugs That Go!
18

"It's time to hit the road."

"Let's see all the ways the Bugs go, go, go!

"

David A. Carter's "Bugs" get moving in this book all about the different ways to go. The Bicycle Bugs are cruising down the street, the Hot Air Balloon Bug is

Carter, David A, Carter, David A
$17.00

Bums
Hardback 16 pages.

Using flaps to hilarious effect, this book is aimed at ages 3-7.

Bedford, David
$14.95

Bums
150(Ht mm) 150(Wdt mm)

Bedford, David and Worthington, Leonie(Illustrated by)
$15.00

Bunny loves to read

Bently, peter & Deborah Melmon
$13.00

Bunyip of Berkeleys Creek
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Originally published: Harmondsworth : Longman Young Books, 1973

Wagner Jenny
$14.95

Bush Babies
Paperback 32 pages.

A presentation of baby animals for young children. This book includes two information pages about the habitat and habits of each baby creature. It is for children aged 3 to 7.

Dale, Kim
$16.00

Bush Book Club
32

Wild, Margaret, Wood, Ben
$25.00

Bushland Lullaby
24

Odgers, Sally, Stewart, Lisa
$25.00

But Where Completely are We?
Hardback , 235 x 214mm. 32

Lola really wants to live in a tent. 'I would quite like to be an explorer, Charlie', says Lola. So Charlie and Lola set off on an adventure, but instead of packing explorer essentials like binoculars or string, Lola h

Child Lauren
$19.95

Can I Cuddle the Moon
24

A gorgeous, fluffy baby owl is looking for someone to cuddle. He makes some unusual suggestions - the sun, the stars, the moon - while wise mother owl looks on, offering advice. A gentle, playful story that concludes with the very best type o

Brown, Kerry
$16.00

Caps for Sale
colour illustrations 48

"Caps for Sale" is a timeless classic, in print for over fifty years, and beloved by generations of readers. This easy-to-read story about a peddler and a band of mischievous monkeys is filled with warmth, humor, and s

Slobodkina, Esphyr
$12.00

Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs Missing Treasure!
Paperback 32

When Flinn first met the Pirate Dinosaurs, he thought that he had taught them a lesson. But the real lesson is this - never trust a pirate, but never ever trust a pirate dinosaur. This time, Flinn is hot on the trail of some stolen

Andreae Giles, Ayto Russell
$14.95

Cassowarys Egg
Paperback 24 pages.

Fleming, Garry
$8.00

Cat Heaven
illustrations 40


"The way to Cat Heaven is a field of sweet grass, where crickets and butterflies play!"
With a gentle, playful rhyme, Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant explores all the ways our beloved cats enjoy Cat Heaven, as she did fo

Rylant, Cynthia, Rylant, Cynthia
$27.00

Catch Us If You Can-Can!
chiefly col. ill 32

The dastardly duo from Egg return in this delightfully silly tale. The utterly charming Foxy Dubois and Alphonso the Alligator put on their dancing shoes to commit the crime of the century! But when they hit the dance floor,

Smith, Alex T.
$27.00

Cautionary Tail
Born with a wee nub at the base of the spine, as the little girl grows up, so does the nub; into a beautiful, expressive tail. The girl is accepting, her parents encouraging of her difference and her school friends think it's way cool what her tail c
Harriso, Erica
$25.00

Cave Baby
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

A hairy mammoth takes a cheeky little baby on a thrilling ride through a moonlit landscape populated by a sabre-toothed tiger, a leaping hare, a laughing hyena and even, just maybe, by a big brown bear ...But where

Donaldson, Julia, Gravett, Emily
$15.00

Charley Harper's What's in the Woods?
159(Ht mm) 174(Wdt mm)

Burke, Zoe; Harper, Charl
$19.95

Charlie and Lola But Excuse Me That Is My Book
Paperback 32 pages.

"Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies" is Lola's favourite book ever. She is distraught when it's not at the library. Charlie tries everything he can think of to placate her but nothing is ever going to beat "Beetles, Bugs and Butte

Child, Lauren
$14.95

Cheer Up Your Teddy Bear, Emily Brown!
chiefly col. ill 32

With an important message that children will understand, this is storytelling at its best, from an exciting creative team in children's books. 'Will both delight fans, and give them something to reflect on. Layton's illustrat

Layton, Neal, Cowell, Cressida
$15.00

Cheer Up Your Teddy Bear, Emily Brown!
chiefly col. ill 32

With an important message that children will understand, this is storytelling at its best, from an exciting creative team in children's books.

Layton, Neal, Cowell, Cressida
$29.00

Children Who Loved Books

Angus and Lucy love books. They have hundreds of them. Then one day all the books are taken away, and Angus and Lucy discover the need more books than they ever imagined. A warm and moving celebration of books and the way in which they bring us

Carnavas,Peter
$15.00

Chooky-Doodle-Doo
208(Ht mm) 227(Wdt mm) 32

Two little chooky chicks pulling at a worm. Clucky cluck, worm's stuck. What should chookies do?

Whiten, Jan and Hanley, Sinead
$24.95

Christmas Capers

Goodwin, Robyn
$14.95

Church Mice in Action
Illustrations 40

In a bid to save the leaky vestry roof, the church mice decide to raise some money by entering Sampson into a cat show. He soon wins when the mice invoke havoc by winding up all of the other cat contestants. Sampson continues to

Graham, Oakley
$15.00

Cinderella
Full-colour illustrations 32

Cinderella wants nothing more than to go to the ball, but she doesn't have a thing to wear! This classic fairy tale of the young servant girl who experiences a magical night and finally finds her prince receives a fr

Guarnaccia, Steven
$24.95

Clara Button and the Magical Hat Day
Full colour 32

Clara Button loves hats and when her older brother Ollie breaks her favourite, Mum takes them on a special hat day out. While visiting the Victoria and Albert Museum, Clara gets lost and embarks on an exciting journey of discovery

Haye, Amy de la, Sutton, Emily
$25.00

Clementine's Walk

Clementine is intent on finding someone (anyone!) to take her for a walk, but everyone is just too busy. When it is finally time to go for a walk, Clementine is nowhere to be found.

White,Annie
$25.00

Clippity clop
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

A little old man and little old woman, their cat and their bird set off on a journey with all their belongings on their donkeys. But the donkeys decide that they are not going anywhere, so little old man and little ol

Allen Pamela
$14.95

Clive Eats Alligators
32

While Frank eats muesli for breakfast and Rosie enjoys eggs and bacon, Clive prefers to eat alligators. Here is a group of children who all dare to be different in their own special way.Applauding individuality, Clive Eats Alligators will inc

Lester, Alison
$17.00

Clothesline Clues to Jobs People Do
Full Colour Illustrations 40

Through lively, accessible verse, readers identify recognizable careers that are fundamental to most communities. Look on and below seven clotheslines and spot colorful items, including the mail carriers uniform, the

Heling, Kathryn, Hembrook, Deborah
$19.95

Cloud Boy
30

Once upon a time there was a lonely little cloud who found a way to not be so lonely.

Rhode Montijo creates a charming little book about belonging and sharing, one that goes to the very heart of what it means to be an artist.

Montijo, Rhode, Montijo, Rhode
$19.00

Coat
32

The Coat stood in a paddock at the end of a row of strawberries. It was buttoned up tight and stuffed full of straw and it was angry. 'What a waste of me!' it yelled. Then along came a man. 'I could do with a coat like that,' the man said. To

Hunt, Julie Brooks, Ron
$30.00

Colour for Curlews
32

An adorable cast of Australian birds introduce readers to the joy of colours and the principles of colour mixing. It all starts out innocently enough when two curious curlews discover a stash of artist's paints and brushes. Who could resis

Treml, Renee
$19.95

Come Down, Cat!
32

The day is ending, night is falling, and Nicholas' cat still won't come down. High on the roof he licks his paws while Nicholas worries about monsters and ghosts. Nicholas fetches a ladder so high that he can see into nests when he reaches th

Hartnett, Sonya
$24.95

Cops and Robbers
32

The robbers of London town plan a desperate crime one Christmas Eve - to steal all the toys they can lay their hands on! Fortunately, the robbers meet their match in brave Officer Pugh who leaps into action and arrests the villains - all exce

Ahlberg, Janet
$14.95

Country Bunny
colour illustrations 48

The country bunny attains the exalted position of Easter Bunny in spite of her responsibilities as the mother of twenty-one children. "It is difficult to believe that this very modern feminist tale was originally written

Flack, Marjorie
$14.00

Cowboy and Octopus
Hardback 40 pages.

Illustrated in funky, vintage-style cut-outs and told in several humorous mini-stories, the famous "Stinky Cheese Man" duo of Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith have created sweet--and hilarious--tales of an unlikely friendship. Viki

Scieszka, Jon
$5.00

Crayon
chiefly Illustrationsstrations 32

A bit of red here. A bit of red there. A bit of red...HEY! You're colouring on my side! This bit of the book is for BLUE. So begins a colourful squabble that takes an unexpected turn - with a funny, feel-good en

Rickerty, Simon
$20.00

Creepy Carrots!
illustrations 40

In this Caldecott Honorwinning picture book, "The Twilight Zone "comes to the carrot patch as a rabbit fears his favorite treats are out to get him.

Jasper Rabbit loves carrotsespecially Crackenhopper Field carrots.
He eat

Reynolds, Aaron, Brown, Peter (Princeton University)
$20.00

Cupcake
illustrations 32

Poor vanilla Cupcake. He's feeling a bit drab next to his fancy friends. But when his new pal Candle comes along with some fresh ideas, the two concoct a plan to become the snazziest duo ever found on a plate!

Harper, Charise Mericle
$25.00

Curious George: Time for School
illustrations 16

Learn to tell time with Curious George using this 8x8 storybook featuring a fold-out clock. The fun and engaging text chronicles George's visit to kindergarten and the variety of activities he encounters throughout the day, such

Platt, Cynthia
$10.00

Daddies Are For Wild Things
32

Boys love action, and this little picture book is filled with all the wild things that daddies like to do from pillow-punching to tickling to playing pirates and walking the plank getting wet in the mud, sitting on and rolling on the ground,

Hoy, Catriona, Webster, Mal
$17.00

Damon
32

On holiday with his parents, fifteen-year-old Damon is bored. His parents drag him to an art gallery, but after cruising around for a while, he returns to his hotel room to play his gameboy. Bored by the repetitive nature of the games, he fal

Crew, Gary; Hill, Aaron
$29.00

Dance Teacher
32

Isabelle loves to dance. She practises her five positions over and over again. But does she have what it takes to achieve her dream, and one day become a prima ballerina? Celebrating the joy of dance and the role inspirational teachers can pl

Milne, Simon, Stewart, Chantal
$25.00

Daring B.Dove 'B' Stands for 'Best Friend'

Steinman, Randy
$13.00

Dark
chiefly col. Illustrations 40

Laszlo is afraid of the dark. The dark lives in the same house as Laszlo but mostly it spends its time in the basement. It doesn't visit Laszlo in his room. Until one night it does. With emotional insight and poetic

Snicket, Lemony, Klassen, Jon, Klassen, Jon
$25.00

David and Goliath
28 colour illustrations 32

The Philistine army has gathered for a vicious war against King Saul and the Israelites. With great suspense, a Philistine giant named Goliath boldly approaches the Israelites presenting a challenge: defeat him and the

Smith, Brendan Powell
$17.95

Davy and the Duckling
32

When the baby duck hatched, the first thing it saw was Davy.
It fluffed its feathers - and started following Davy everywhere.
Around the farmyard, under the apple trees and all the way home.

From picture-book masters

Wild Margaret & Vivas Julie
$25.00

Day and Night
chiefly col. Illustrations 40

SALES HANDLE: A sweet story with appealing characters about identity and opposites for all ages, based on the Pixar short, Day and Night. KEY SELLING POINTS: 1. HOW WILL THIS TITLE BE DISTINCTIVE: * The Pixar short

Newton, Teddy
$22.95

Day of the Elephant
Hardback 32 pages.

Set in Thailand and based on reports of incidents that occurred during the tsunami, this story centres around the elephant Mae Jabu, who visits a small town. After becoming restless Mae Jabu gently lifts a group of small child

Wilson, Barbara Kerr
$24.95

Day The Crayons Quit
254(Ht mm) 254(Wdt mm)

Poor Duncan just wants to colour in. But when he opens his box of crayons, he only finds letters, all saying the same thing: We quit! Beige is tired of playing second fiddle to Brown, Blue needs a break from colouring in

Daywalt, Drew and Jeffers, Oliver(Illustrated by)
$25.00

Dazzling Diggers
24

Mitton, Tony, Parker, Ant
$10.00

Deal's a Deal
Full colour 32

Simon and his friend Ferdinand are playing with their cars. Simon has a yellow one, a blue one, and a green one. But when he spots Ferdinand's extraordinary red car, he must have it! And so begin the negotiations...Will someone en

Blake, Stephanie
$16.00

Deal's a Deal!
illustrations 40

The perfect picture book for parents in search of a modern day take on Russell Hoban's "A Bargain for Frances" combined with the kid-friendly graphic style of Mo Willem's "Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!"
When Simon the

Blake, Stephanie, Blake, Stephanie
$21.00

Diary of a Wombat
Paperback , 217 x 292mm. 32

This wombat leads a very busy and demanding life. She wrestles unknown creatures, runs her own digging business and most difficult of all - trains her humans. Find out how she fits this into her busy schedule around s

French, Jackie
$15.00

Diary of a Wombat
Hardback 32 pages.

This wombat leads a very busy and demanding life. She wrestles unknown creatures, runs her own digging business and most difficult of all - trains her humans. Find out how she fits this into her busy schedule around sleeping,

French Jackie
$24.95

Diggingest Dog
Beginner Books S. 64

When Sam's new dog learns to dig holes, he can't stop. He digs up gardens, road and buildings, and finally digs himself into a hole he can't get out of. These books have been designed to appeal to children through the use of

Perkins Al
$10.00

Dinosaur Dig!
32

Dinosaur Dig! has everything that gets small boys excited - diggers, dinosaurs and dirt plus a bit of counting thrown in for good measure. Bursting with energy and noise and with a splashy, surprising ending, it's an absolute riot of a book

Dale, Penny
$15.00

Dinosaur Farm

Jack and his pet dino-dog get up early each morning to tend to the duties of the dinosaur farm. First the pterodactyl eggs need collecting. Then the tricerotops need to be let out to graze. Of course the diplodocus need a good scrub after their

Preston-Gannon,Frann
$15.00

Dinosaur Rescue!
Colour Illustrations throughout 32

When a crew of builder dinosaurs break down on a level crossing, they know the only thing they can do to save themselves is to call Dinosaur Rescue! In no time at all, help is on its way, but will the Dinosaur

Dale, Penny, Dale, Penny
$25.00

Dinosaurs Love Cheese
32

French, Jackie, Rycroft, Nina
$25.00

Dirty Beasts
Paperback 32

This is a collection of (mainly) grisly beasts out for human blood, ranging from Gocky-Wock the crocodile to Sting-A-Ling the scorpion. It is described in verse with all Dahl's usual gusto and illustrated in suitably lurid style by

Dahl Roald
$16.95

Dirty Bertie
Paperback 32 pages.

Roberts, David
$15.00

Dogs
32 colour illustrations 32

Gorgeous canines of every shape, size and colour are bounding through this irresistible book of opposites. Can you choose one dog to love best of all? With playful pencil and watercolour illustrations to delight childr

Gravett, Emily
$15.00

Dogs Don't Do Ballet
Hardback , 260 x 260mm. 32

Biff is not like ordinary dogs. He doesn't do dog stuff like peeing on lampposts, scratching his fleas or drinking out of toilets. If you throw him a stick, he'll just look at you like you're crazy. No, Biff is no ordi

Kemp Anna
$25.00

Dolls' House Fairy
32

When Rosy discovers a REAL fairy living in her beloved dolls' house she cannot believe her eyes! But Thistle is no ordinary fairy and has one or two very unfairylike habits! Can Rosy help the fairy to mend her wing and fly again, and in turn

Ray, Jane
$17.00

Don't Dip Your Chips in Your Drink, Kate!
Paperback , 280 x 230mm. 32

When Kate P Green goes for tea with the Queen, she gets more than she bargained for in this hilariously anarchic look at the tricky subject of table manners. Stunning illustrations and design from the creator of Smile

Hart Caryl; Hodgkinson, L
$17.00

Don't Forget the Bacon
Red Fox Classics 32

"Six farm eggs, a cake for tea, a pound of pears and don't forget the bacon". A young boy sets out to do the shopping, determined to remember this simple list, but as the sights and sounds of town distract him, he finds himse

Hutchins, Pat
$15.00

Don't Let The Pigeon Drive The Bus
229(Ht mm) 229(Wdt mm)

When the driver leaves the bus temporarily, he gives the reader just one instruction: "Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!" But, boy, that pigeon tries every trick in the book to get in that driving seat: he whines, wheed

Willems, Mo
$16.95

Don't Let The Pigeon Stay Up Late!
229(Ht mm) 229(Wdt mm) 40 pages.

It's getting late and the bus driver is going to brush his teeth and get ready for bed. Will you do him a favour while he is gone - don't let the pigeon stay up late. But this pigeon is wide awake: he isn't even

Willems, Mo
$16.95

Don't Worry, Hugless Douglas
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

David Melling is one of the leading children's author/illustrators today and his second book about Douglas the little brown bear is as funny and compelling as the first. It combines brilliantly imaginative illustra

Melling, David
$15.00

Dont Let a Spoonbill Into the Kitchen

Oliver,Narelle
$27.00

Dot.
32

Dot is a clever little girl, well-versed in how to use electronic devices. Dot knows a lot. She knows how to tap ...to swipe ...to share ...online, but she's forgotten how to do things in the world surrounding her...Dot's tech-savvy expertise

Zuckerberg, Randi, Berger, Joe
$19.95

Doug-Dennis and The Flyaway Fib

Doug-Dennis, a charming sheep, and Ben-Bobby, an elephant, are best friends. Bored one day, they go to the circus, and that's where the trouble begins. Doug-Dennis eats Ben-Bobby's popcorn and worse, he tells a fib about it. As his lie gets big

Farrell, Darren
$16.00

Dougal and Bumble and the Long Walk Home
32

Dougal and Bumble and all their friends live in a little house by the beach. They love to play in the sand and watch the big planes flying overhead. Life is pretty good. And when they're invited to the Teddy Bears' Picnic, it gets even better

Dray, Matt
$14.95

Dougal, the Garbage Dump Bear
Paperback 32 pages.

Dougal was a shy little bear with a heart of gold. He never got to play with the other toys in the house because they were all new and clean and perfect and he was not. He often wished he could be new like them . . . Then, on

Dray, Matt
$14.95

Dr Dog
Red Fox Picture Books 32 pages.

Commonsense advice with some good rude fun. Both pet and personal physician to the Gumboyle family, Doctor Dog is always on hand with the perfect diagnosis and remedy for every complaint.

Cole Babette
$15.00

Dr. Seuss's ABC
illustrations 63

Illus. in color. "An alphabet book with zany drawings and nonsensical verse provides an entertaining way for small children to learn the letters and their sounds."-- "Booklist. "

Dr Seuss
$28.95

Dragon in a Wagon
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

An imaginative rhyming picture book about Susie Fogg who dreams of having a more exciting pet than a dog, something like a dragon. Lynley Dodd's other titles include the "Hairy Maclary" stories, "Wake Up, Bear" and "T

Dodd Lynley
$14.95

Dragon Loves Penguin
245(Ht mm) 274(Wdt mm) 32

One dragon looking for an egg + one lonely egg in need of a mummy = one delightful relationship between the most unlikely of creatures It's bedtime in the land of ice and snow.'Night, night,' says Bib's mummy. 'Sleep ti

Gliori, Debi
$25.00

Dragon Mode

If I am in boy mode, I eat my breakfast with Mum. I crunch my cereal while Mum rustles the newspaper and sips her coffee. If I am in dragon mode, I try to toast my cereal and end up toasting Mums newspaper instead. Mum puts out the fire with h

Odgers,Sally
$15.00

Dragon's Lie

Once in a zoo a small boy stood outside the dragon's cage, asking questions... Why is a once-powerful dragon locked in a cage? Where is the strength that made his scales shine and his breath of flames boil a lake? A young boy is determined to

Lardner, Kym and Lardner, Oliver(Illustrated by)
$15.00

Draw Me a Star
Picture Puffin S. 32

The artist begins as a young child, drawing a star, the star asks him to draw the sun, and so on. As he draws the artist grows up until as an old man he is once again asked to draw a star, and the star carries him across the

Carle, Eric
$14.95

Dream Animals
32

Martin, Emily Winfield
$15.00

Dream of the Thylacine
270(Ht mm) 215(Wdt mm) 32

The Dream of the Thylacine is a lament for a lost species, and a celebration of the Australian landscape. It interposes arresting text and images of the last known thylacine in a concrete cage with sweeping colour paint

Wild, Margaret
$30.00

Duck

Holmes, Janet and Bentley, Jonathan(Illustrated by)
$24.95

Duck in the Truck
32 col illus 32

Watch out! Here comes Duck in a brand new edition of the first book in the million copy bestselling series! This is the tale of a duck in a truck - a truck that was stuck in some yucky brown muck. A sheep in a jeep and a frog in

Alborough, Jez, Alborough, Jez
$15.00

Duck, Duck, Moose!
32

Bardhan-Quallen, Sudipta
$25.00

Ducking for Apples
Hardback 32

Berry, Lynne
$26.00

Duckling Gets A Cookie!?
229(Ht mm) 222(Wdt mm) 40

Duckling gets a cookie? What do you mean DUCKLING GETS A COOKIE?! Pigeon is NOT happy about this. Not one little itty bit. He has whined, wheedled, fibbed and hollered his way through many books. He wanted to drive the

Willems, Mo
$16.95

Duncan
Thomas & Friends


$3.95

Each Peach Pear Plum
Picture Puffin S. 56 pages.

In this book, children can spy characters hiding in the pictures. A poem on each page gives the clue as to what is hiding in the picture opposite. Many well-known nursery characters are included so that young children

Ahlberg Janet Ahlberg Allan
$14.95

Easter Bunny's Helpers
The Easter Bunny needs help delivering the Easter eggs this year and who better to help him than some Australian animals? 32

The Easter Bunny needs help delivering the Easter eggs this year and who better to help him than some Australian animals

Mangan, Anne, Ainslie, Tamsin
$15.00

Elephant White
Lucy and Elephant White loved playing their own special games. They loved ringing bluebells, they loved catching splashes...And they really loved playing 'Hide and Hide' (so nobody ever found them). 'Oh Elephant White!' cried Lucy, 'You are my best f
Brenton, Will
$15.00

Eleventh Hour
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Base, Graeme
$19.95

Elmer
Paperback 32 pages.

Presents a message is that it is ok to be different.

McKee, David
$14.95

Elmer and Snake
chiefly col. ill 32

The elephants want to play a trick on Elmer but they can't think of one! So they ask wily old Snake to help them ...Discover who tricks whom in this entertaining picture book about everyone's favourite patchwork elephant.

McKee, David
$15.00

Elmer and the Lost Teddy
Elmer, No. 36 32

Baby Elephant can't sleep because he has lost his teddy, so Elmer sets off to look for it. Eventually Elmer hears a voice shouting 'Help! I'm lost!' Can Baby Elephant's teddy talk, or is Wilbur playing a trick on Elmer, as usual

McKee, David
$17.95

Emily
Full colour illustrations 32


$4.95

End (Almost)
40

A new picture book from the hilarious author of the bestselling Dear Dumb Diary series! When Donut the bear is told his story is over and he has to leave, he donut want to do it. After all, he hasn't had a chance to have any fun! Will Donut's

Benton, Jim
$20.00

Enormous Crocodile
colour throughout 32

Roald Dahl's classic and hilarious picture book, The Enormous Crocodile. The Enormous Crocodile is a horrid greedy grumptious brute who loves to guzzle up little boys and girls. But the other animals have had enough of his c

Dahl, Roald, Blake, Quentin
$16.95

Eric
146(Ht mm) 113(Wdt mm) 48

01 Eric is eternally curious and effortlessly charming - a house guest whose approach to the world will capture your heart. This is a mini gift edition of one of the most loved stories from the multi-award-winning, inte

Tan, Shaun
$10.00

Eric Carle's All Around Us
14

The delightful images from the All Around Us slipcase are now in this fun, interactive format. By lifting the big, sturdy flaps, young readers will learn new words and concepts through Eric Carle's bright, beautiful images and simple phrases.

Carle, Eric, Carle, Eric
$10.00

Esther's Rainbow
245(Ht mm) 230(Wdt mm) 32

A truly delightful picture book about exploring colour, from the creators of The Unexpected Crocodile. An instant classic! Esther spies a rainbow peeking out from under her chair... and then it's gone...She looks

Kane, Kim and Acton, Sara(Illustrated by)
$25.00

Everyone Sleeps
illustrations 32

The sun has set and the whole family has gone to bed, except for their dog, Conrad. Curious to find out if anyone else is awake, he wanders far and wide - through fields and forests, across lakes and oceans - only to

Hall Marcellus
$20.00

Everything We Ever Saw
216

We did a squillion and seventy things on our SIX holidays all across Australia: sailing and surfing, caving and kayaking, camping under big skies, explorations underground, museums and markets, amazing adventures on our way to the very tip o

Harvey, Roland
$20.00

Extra Yarn
224(Ht mm) 260(Wdt mm) 40

This is an extraordinary new picture book about a little girl who cocoons her cold, grey town in joy and warmth...and brightly coloured yarn! On a cold, dark day in a dull, grey town, little Annabelle discovers a box of

Barnett, Mac and Klassen, Jon
$24.95

Extra Yarn
Illustrations 40

This is an extraordinary new picture book about a little girl who cocoons her cold, grey town in joy and warmth...and brightly coloured yarn! On a cold, dark day in a dull, grey town, little Annabelle discovers a box of brightly

Barnett, Mac, Klassen, Jon
$16.95

Extraordinary Mr Qwerty, The
260(Ht mm) 250(Wdt mm) 32

Mr Qwerty worries that his ideas might seem strange...so he keeps them under his hat. But extraordinary ideas refuse to stay hidden for long.

Strambini, Karla
$27.95

Fabulous Fishes
32

With a simple, rhyming text and brightly colored, richly textured illustrations, Susan Stockdale introduces young readers to different kinds of fish and the underwater world they call home. From the spiky lionfish and the brightly colored clo

Stockdale, Susan
$25.00

Family Hour
Cuddle up with someone from your family and visit 15 of Australia?s native animals and their families. Find out what they eat and how they play, where they live and who looks after them. Which family is most like yours? The Family Hour introduces you
Snaith, Tai
$24.95

Fanciest Doll in the Universe
32

Fancy Nancy is back in this magical new story about little girls' favourite dolls...and not so favourite little sisters! When Fancy Nancy's little sister JoJo gives Nancy's favourite doll a tattoo, Fancy Nancy is livid (that's fancy for tres

O'Connor, Jane, Preiss-Glasser, Robin
$20.00

Fancy Dress Farmyard
32

Sharratt, Nick, Sharratt, Nick
$30.00

Fancy Nancy and the Butterfly Birthday
280(Ht mm) 230(Wdt mm) 32

Fancy Nancy is back in this magical new story from Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser. Nancy thinks butterflies are simply exquisite. And that is why she can't wait to go to her friend Bree's Butterfly Birthday! It

O'Connor, J and Glasser, Robin Preiss(Illustrated by)
$15.00

Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet
280(Ht mm) 230(Wdt mm) 32

Fancy Nancy is back again, this time with a dancing theme for all of those tiny tutu-wearing fans! Fancy Nancy and her best friend, Bree, couldn't be more excited about their upcoming dance show. After all, it's all ab

O'Connor, Jane, Preiss-Glasser, Robin
$20.00

Fancy Nancy And The Posh Puppy
280(Ht mm) 230(Wdt mm) 32

Fancy Nancy is back! And this time she wants to be fancier than ever! Nancy is over the moon when her family decide to get a dog. She dreams of having a papillon - a small, delicate, fluffy dog - by her side. This will

O'Connor, J and Glasser, Robin Preiss(Illustrated by)
$15.00

Fancy Nancy Poet Extraordinaire!
230(Ht mm) 178(Wdt mm)

Fancy Nancy Clancy is so poetic, even her name rhymes. And with limericks, couplets, free verse and more, poetry is plenty fancy! So when her teacher Ms. Glass assigns Nancy and her classmates to come up with their very o

O'Connor, Jane and Glasser, Robin Preiss(Illustrated by)
$20.00

Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore
chiefly col. Illustrations 56

Morris Lessmore loved words. He loved stories. He loved books. But every story has its upsets...Everything in Morris Lessmore's life, including his own story, is scattered to the winds. But the power of story will s

Joyce, W. E.
$17.00

Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
56

The book that inspired the Academy Award-winning short film, from "New York Times "bestselling author and beloved visionary William Joyce.

"Morris Lessmore loved words.

He loved stories.

He loved books.

But every story has its upsets.

Joyce, William, Blum, Joe, Joyce, William, Bluhm, Joe
$20.00

Fantastic Mr Fox (Colour Edn)
Illustrationsstrations (colour) 96

Wonderful colour edition of one of Roald Dahl best-loved stories. Boggis, Bunce and Bean are nasty, mean farmers who hate Mr Fox. They are determined to get him, so they lie in wait outside his hole, each one c

Dahl, Roald
$17.00

Fat Ferdie
32

Fat Ferdie is a monster you won't forget! Fat Ferdie is a scary beast because of what he likes to eat. Read the book and you will see that his dinner climbs a tree! Scary but fun. Another Pamela Allen book to share with the very young.

Allen, Pamela
$25.00

Feast for Wombat
32

Morgan, Sally, Erzinger, Tania
$25.00

Fire

One small spark brought fire awake, Winding like a small black snake, Fire flickered, fire crept, Flames snickered, bushfire leapt... Inspired by the bushfires that have affected many Australians, Fire is a moving and sensitive story of a natur

French,Jackie
$25.00

Firebird
illustrations

Pirotta, Saviour
$28.00

First Day
245(Ht mm) 252(Wdt mm)

Are you ready? Let's have a yummy breakfast first. (Whatever you want. Porridge? Fruit salad?) Then it's time to get dressed. It'll be fun. You'll meet new friends. New BFFs! You might have to be a bit brave...

Daddo, Andrew and Bentley, Jonathan(Illustrated by)
$25.00

First Drawing
Illustrated throughout 40

In 1994, the Cave of Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc was discovered, filled with the oldest known drawings in existence at that time, made 30,000 years ago. In that same cave, prehistoric footprints were discovered: those of an 8-ye

Gerstein, Mordicai
$25.00

Fish Out of Water
Beginner Books 64

A fresh new cover for a classic story from the Beginner Book range. A little boy who overfeeds his goldfish begins an adventure that brings even the police and a fire engine to cope with a fish out of water. Beginning readers

Palmer, Helen
$10.00

Five Little Platypuses
24

"Five little platypuses went out one day over the puddle and far away..." The classic children s song 'Five Little Ducks Went Out One Day' is given an Aussie twist in this gorgeous book from illustrator Karen Erasmus.

Erasmus, Karen
$15.00

Flight of the Honey Bee
270(Ht mm) 245(Wdt mm) 32

The cold is coming and Scout is on a daring flight in search of the last flowers of autumn. Scout's mission is very dangerous, but it is also vital, because the flowers provide the precious nectar the hive needs to make

Huber, Raymond and Lovelock, Brian
$27.95

Flood
32

This is a story that shows how strong and devastating flood water can be to homes and livelihoods. It is inspired by the 2011 Queensland floods but it could be about any of the disasters that strike our land, and the events that turn everyday

French, Jackie
$17.00

Fog Island
24

Ungerer, Tomi
$20.00

For All Creatures

Millard, Glenda and Cool, Rebecca
$16.95

Forest Fable
64

Ong, Gelyn
$18.00

Four Feet, Two Sandals
col. Illustrations 32

When relief workers bring used clothing to a refugee camp in Pakistan, ten-year-old Lina is thrilled when she finds a sandal that fits her foot perfectly - until she sees that another girl has the matching shoe. But soon Li

Williams, Karen Lynn, Mohammed, Khadra, Chayka, Doug
$21.95

Fox
32

Fox is a picture book in a class of its own. A compelling drama about friendship, loyalty, risk and betrayal, it's a story as rich for adults as for children. This handsome hardcover edition with cloth binding celebrates the tenth anniversary

Wild, Margaret
$28.00

Fox in Socks
Paperback 64 pages.

In this Dr Seuss title, the irrepressible Fox in Socks teaches a baffled Mr Knox some of the slickest, quickest tongue twisters in town.

Dr. Seuss
$10.00

Freddie & Gingersnap
40

Kirsch, Vincent X.
$25.00

Friends
32

Carle, Eric
$25.00

Friends for Keeps: #6 Dotty Sprinkles

Quay,Emma
$15.00

Fungus the Bogeyman
col. Illustrations 48

Life in Bogeydom is full of snot, smells, slime, scum and other unspeakable things, and Bogeymen live under the ground revelling in all the nastiness imaginable. Briggs has created a whole new world in this sophisticated ca

Briggs, Raymond
$14.95

Funky Chicken: a Bushy Tale of Crocs and Chooks
32

According to legend, many, many years ago there was a great gathering of animals, right slap bang in the middle of Australia. You see, many of the animals felt they were more special than the rest. This is the story of how they decided, once

Collin, Chris, Kitchin, Megan
$24.95

Funnybones a Bone Rattling Collection
88

Ahlberg, Allan
$14.95

Further Adventures of the Owl and the Pussy-cat The
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

Gruffalo author, Julia Donaldson, revisits Edward Lear's favourite rhyme in this wonderful new story set in a nonsensical land full of adventure. When their beautiful golden ring is stolen, the Owl a

Donaldson Julia & Voake Charlotte (illus
$20.00

Fussy Freya
Hardback , 240 x 240mm.

Freya has an appetite as fine as can be -- until one day she declares, "Your dhal and rice are just not nice." She spurns baked beans, sausages, and soon she's very thin indeed. Mum, in despair, phones Grandma Clare. "We

Quarmby, Katherine
$27.95

Gallipoli
32

Greenwood, Kerry, White, Annie
$25.00

Game of Mirrors
14

A mirror book for children to discover reflection.

Tullet, Herve
$14.95

Gary the Gang Gang

Sykes, Peter
$25.00

Ghost of Miss Annabel Spoon The
32

Blabey Aaron
$15.00

Gift
illustrations 32

The exceptional talents of Carol Ann Duffy and papercut artist Rob Ryan combine to present the story of a girls journey through life and the desires that shape it. With a kind of magic that is timeless, The Gift speaks to everyo

Duffy, Carol Ann
$25.00

Giraffe in the Bath
32

Fox Mem & Rawson Olivia
$24.95

Giraffe, Pelly and Me
Paperback 32

Dahl Roald
$16.95

Girl Who Made Rainbows

Warrington, Peter Williams, Rachel Chiles, Robyn
$15.00

Go, Dog. Go!
Beginner Books S. 64

Using a 75-word vocabulary and clear illustrations, pre-readers are helpfully introduced to the concepts of number, colour, and opposites. These books have been designed to appeal to children through the use of humour, rhyme

Eastman, P.D.
$10.00

Goat Goes to Playgroup
illustrations 26

There's a commotion in the classroom as Goat and the other animals spend the day at playgroup. The musical instruments and the dressing up box are lots of fun, but - oh dear! - Goat gets into a muddle or two. Trademark Julia Don

Donaldson, Julia, Sharratt, Nick
$13.00

Gobbledygook is Eating a Book
32

"Something is coming. Can you see? It snuffles and gruffles. What can it be? Look! Look! It's a Gobbledygook! It's ripping up pages and eating a book!" A rollicking tale, full of irresistible rhyme and song-like rhythm, of a little girl who t

Clarke, Justine, Baysting, Arthur, Jellett, Tom
$20.00

Goggle-Eyed Goats
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Old Al Haji Amadu had three wives, seven children - and five extremely naughty goggle-eyed goats that munched and gobbled and chewed whatever they could find. One day, enough was enough, they had to go! But getting

Davies, Stephen, Corr, Christopher
$14.95

Going Swimming Board Book
180(Ht mm) 190(Wdt mm)

Garland, Sarah
$9.95

Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs
280(Ht mm) 230(Wdt mm)

Willems, Mo
$24.95

Good Knight Sleep Tight
Paperback , 275 x 245mm. 32

The lovable and haphazard knight has a quest from the royal king. He has to find a soft and fluffy filling for the royal pillow and stop the little princess making that terrible noise! This is a story infused with lov

Melling David
$17.00

Good Night, Little Rainbow Fish
Full Colour Throughout 32

Rainbow Fish wasn't always big enough to swim the sea by himself. He remembers when he was a Little Rainbow Fish.
When Little Rainbow Fish can't fall asleep, there's only one thing that can help--his Mommy! Little

Pfister, Marcus
$13.00

Gorilla

Browne, Anthony
$16.95

Grandfather's Journey 20th Anniversary
full colour illustrations throughout 32

When he was a young man, Allen Say's grandfather left his home in Japan to explore the world. He began his journey by crossing the Pacific Ocean on a steamship, then wandered the deserts, farmlands, and ci

SAY ALLEN
$25.00

Grandma Panda's China Storybook
24 Full Colour Illustrations 32

Grandma Panda is a wonderful teacher, a wonderful storyteller--and a wonderful cook! Her grandchildren Baobao and Lingling love staying with her every summer, because at Grandma Panda's house each day is an advent

Yip, Mingmei
$18.00

Grandpa and Thomas
Paperback 32 pages.

Allen Pamela
$14.95

Grandpa and Thomas and the Green Umbrella
Paperback 32

The sun is shining and the sea is singing. Grandpa and Thomas go to the beach. But all of a sudden, the sun goes, the wind blows and the green umbrella flies bowling and bobbing away. Another delightful picture book with Thomas an

Allen Pamela
$14.95

Grandpa Green
illustrations 32


From the creator of the national bestseller "It's a Book" comes a timeless story of family history, legacy, and love. Grandpa Green wasn't always a gardener. He was a farmboy and a kid with chickenpox and a soldier and, most

Smith, Lane
$20.00

Great Expedition
32

On August 20, a group of young explorers was charged with a dangerous mission. They were to travel across wild country to deliver a parcel. The journey would be punishing. It would test the resolve of the brave young explorers. Most of all, i

Carnavas, Peter
$24.95

Great Paper Caper
278(Ht mm) 220(Wdt mm) 40

When life in the forest begins to change; when trees mysteriously lose their branches, when whole tree trunks start to disappear, when homes are lost, the only course of action for the forest dwellers is to begin a full

Jeffers, Oliver
$15.00

Green
illustrations 36

Die cut pages bring surprise after surprise in this magical new book from the "Queen of the concept book"--an intricate and satisfying homage to green, the color of all creation. How many kinds of green are there? There's the lu

Seeger, Laura Vaccaro, Seeger, Laura Vaccaro
$20.00

Green Bath

Bath-time turns into a fantastical adventure in the hands of two of the world's most-loved picture book creators. The story begins with Sammy, whose obnoxious neighbours get to go to the beach in their brand-new boat while he has to get clean f

Mahy,Margaret
$23.00

Green Eggs and Ham
64 pages.

When Sam-I-am persists in pestering a grumpy grouch to eat a plate of green eggs and ham, perseverance wins the day, teaching us all that we cannot know what we like until we have tried it.

Dr Seuss
$10.00

Gruffalo
32 pages.

A rhyming story about a clever little mouse and a monster. When mouse goes for a walk in a dangerous forest, he invents tales of a fantastic creature called a Gruffalo to scare off his enemies. Imagine his surprise when he meets a real

Donaldson, Julia
$14.95

Gruffalo
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

A new, limited edition of The Gruffalo, the nation's favourite picture book. Fifteen years after it was first published, the award-winning story of a clever little mouse outwitting the creatures of the

Donaldson, Julia, Scheffler, Axel
$15.00

Gruffalo
Hardback 32 pages.

A rhyming story of a mouse and a monster. Little mouse goes for a walk in a dangerous forest. To scare off his enemies, he invents tales of a fantastical creature called the Gruffalo. Imagine his surprise when he meets the rea

Donaldson, Julia
$26.00

Gruffalo Play
illustrations 32

The Gruffalo is an internationally bestselling picture book, a popular stage show, a BAFTA and Oscar-nominated animation - and now the story has been adapted into a fun and accessible play script by Julia Donaldson. Ideal for ch

Donaldson, Julia, Scheffler, Axel
$10.00

Gruffalo's Child
32 pages.

One dark night the Gruffalo's child disobeys her father's warnings and ventures out into the snow After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn't really exist... does he?

Donaldson Julia
$14.95

Gruffalo's Child
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

A new, limited edition of The Gruffalo's Child, one of the world's favourite picture books. Ten years after it was first published, the classic snowy adventure featuring the everyone's favourite charact

Donaldson, Julia, Scheffler, Axel
$15.00

Grug and His Bicycle
32

You'll never forget how to ride a bicycle when you learn with Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and His First Christmas

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and His Garden
32

Who will make sure all the creatures in the garden have something to eat? Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and His Imaginary Friend
32

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and His Kite
32

Startle the birds and touch the sky with Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and His Music
32

March to the beat of your own drum, just like Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and the Big Red Apple
32

Discover the law of relativity with Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and the Circus
32

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug and the Green Paint
32

Being green is about more than paint...ask Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug at the Beach
32

A day at the beach is fun, but don't forget the sunscreen, Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug at the Snow
32

Who is dashing through the snow on a homemade sleigh? Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug at the Zoo
32

What will all the other animals make of Grug? This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Builds a Boat
32

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Builds a Car
32

All aboard the Grugmobile, the only car designed and engineered by Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Goes Fishing
32

Who can do everything but catch a fish? Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Goes Shopping
32

Visit a bush market and buy all your supplies with Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Goes to Hospital
32

Oh no! Grug is hurt when he falls from a rope and needs a visit to the hospital. After a short stay with Cara as his doctor and nurse, Grug is swiftly on the mend.

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Goes to School
32

What will you learn at school today with Grug? This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Has a Birthday
32

Birthdays should be filled with cake and fun and Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug in the Playground
32

Playgrounds are full of fun and challenges for Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Learns to Cook
32

Try some scrumptious gum-leaf rolls prepared by Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Learns to Fly
32

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Learns to Read
32

Grug loves looking at the pictures in books, but one day he decides to teach himself how to read the words. Soon he can enjoy his favourite book of all...

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Meets Snoot
32

An echidna called Snoot is the perfect, prickly friend for Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Plays Cricket
32

Cricket is another ball game altogether with Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Grug Plays Soccer
32

A brand-new goal for Cara and Grug! This classic Aussie hero is back from the bush to enchant a new generation of youngsters!

Prior, Ted
$5.00

Guess How Much I Love You
chiefly col. Illustrations 72

The adorable hares from the classic "Guess How Much I Love You" are back in a gorgeous collection containing four seasonal short stories. Big and Little Nutbrown Hare, from the multi-million-selling picture book "Gu

McBratney, Sam, Jeram, Anita
$19.95

Guess How Much I Love You
277(Ht mm) 252(Wdt mm) 32 pages.

Describes Little and Big Nutbrown Hares' efforts to express their love for each other.

Mcbratney, Sam and Jeram, Anita
$29.95

Guess How Much I Love You All Year Round
Other Book, 90 x 90mm.

Big and Little Nutbrown Hare, from the multi-million-selling picture book Guess How Much I Love You, return in these four seasonal picture books: Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Each captivating story is seasonally the

McBratney, Sam
$12.95

Guess How Much I Love You Golden Sweetheart Edition
184(Ht mm) 166(Wdt mm) 32

This is the exquisite cloth-bound gift edition of an internationally bestselling classic. "Guess How Much I Love You" - the enchanting story in which Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare measure their love for eac

Mcbratney, Sam and Jeram, Anita
$19.95

Guess How Much I Love You Here There and Everywhere
72

This title features four new "Guess How Much I Love You" stories in one volume - "The Hiding Tree", "On Cloudy Mountain", "The Far Field", and, "Coming Home" - featuring adventurous Little Nutbrown Hare and wise Big Nutbrown Hare. In the stor

McBratney, Sam
$24.95

Guess What? There's a Hippopotamus on the Hospital Roof Eating Cake
32 pages.

I didn't want to go to hospital. My big sister said, 'My hippo knows all about hospitals. He can go with you.' There's a hippopotamus on our roof eating cake. And he's going to hospital too. Everybody's favourite hippopotamus is back i

Hazel, Edwards
$14.95

Hairy Maclary and Friends
colour illustrations 136

Four favourite Lynley Dodd stories in one volume.

Dodd, Lynley
$24.95

Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy
colour illustrations

The iconic first Hairy Maclary book, which introduces Hercules Morse, Bitzer Maloney, Muffin McLay, Bottomley Potts, Schnitzel von Krumm and of course the famous Hairy Maclary from Donaldon's Dairy. The six dogs go out for

Dodd, Lynley
$19.95

Hairy Maclary Sit
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Hairy Maclary causes trouble again when he is simply not in the mood for the Kennel Club's Obedience Class. He feels mischievous and mad and not only does he scamper away but all his friends - Bottomley Potts, Muffi

Dodd Lynley
$14.95

Hairy Maclary's Hat Tricks
Full colour throughout 32

It's a blusterous, gusterous, dusterous day and Hairy Maclary is ready to play. So he trots down to the park where, while enjoying a game of catch, he comes across a windblown wedding party. Poor Grandmother Pugh (a vis

Dodd, Lynley
$14.95

Hairy Maclary's Hat Tricks
124(Ht mm) 171(Wdt mm)

It's a blustery day, but Hairy Maclary is ready to play. So he trots down to the park where he comes across a windblown wedding party. Poor Grandmother Pugh (a vision in blue) tries to hold onto her hat, but the wind blow

Dodd, Lynley
$15.00

Hairy Maclary, Shoo

When Hairy Maclary decides to snoop inside a delivery van, he's in for a chaotic adventure. Has Hairy ever created such havoc?

Dodd, Lynley
$22.00

Hairy Maclary, Shoo
32

'Stop this shemozzle, this hullabaloo! Scarper, skedaddle, be off with you - shoo!'. When Hairy Maclary decides to snoop inside a parked delivery van, he's in for a madcap adventure. After a rattling, roaring ride, and finding himself far fro

Lynley Dodd
$14.95

Hairy Maclarys Caterwaul Caper
32

This book tells the tale of Scarface Claw the cat who is out exploring and having fun until he gets stuck up a tree. The noise is so terrible that it draws Hairy Maclary's attention. Lynley Dodd is the author of the "Hairy Maclary" stories an

Dodd Lynley
$14.95

Hairy Maclarys Showbusiness
Picture Puffin S. 32

The annual show of The Cat Club is in full swing in Riverside Hall and all manner of cat is represented. Hairy Maclary, who, meanwhile, is tied to a tree outside The Cat Club, finds it all too much and cannot resist the temp

Dodd Lynley
$14.95

Handsome Hog
African Animal Tales 32

On the Great Grassy African Plain Handsome Hog had a beautiful smooth coat and an extremely elegant tail. This is the story of how Handsome Hog lost his looks and became known as Warthog to the other animals. Mwenye Hadit

Hadithi, Mwenye; Kennaway
$5.00

Hannah's Night

When Hannah wakes suddenly in the night, she discovers a whole new world of adventure. With nobody awake to tell her off, she can do just as she pleases!

Sakai,Komako
$17.00

Happy and Sad
Other Book, 148 x 136mm. 16

'Baby is happy. Baby is sad. Baby is good. Baby is bad. Baby is brave. Baby is scared. Baby is grumpy. Baby's in bed.'From patting the dog to making a mess in the kitchen and finally going to sleep, Alison Lester's bo

Lester, Alison
$9.95

Happy Birthday in Dragon Wood
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

If you go down to Dragon Wood today, you're in for a big surprise. With cakes and candles, fearsome dragons and best friends too, there's nothing quite like a birthday in Dragon Wood...A curious little Dragon has a

Knapman, Timothy, Millward, Gwen
$16.95

Happy Birthday, Hugless Douglas
illustrations 32

The fifth Hugless Douglas adventure in this bestselling series with over 800,000 copies sold to date in 25 languages. Douglas is very excited about his birthday surprise. But when the surprise turns out to be his over-excited tw

Melling, David
$25.00

Happy Zappa Cat
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

Happy Zappa Cat loves driving his cab through the city, visiting museums and eating at fancy restaurants. But then he makes some new friends who convince him to join him in their wild home. But can a ci

Webb, Steve, Le Huche, Magali
$20.00

Harriet You'll Drive Me Wild

Harriet Harris doesnt mean to be pesky. Sometimes she just is. And her mother doesnt mean to lose her temper. Sometimes she just does. But Harriet and her mother know that even when they do things they wish they hadnt, they still love each othe

Fox,Mem
$15.00

Harry and the Dinosaurs Go to School
Paperback

Whybrow, Ian
$13.00

Harry the Dirty Dog
Paperback 30 pages.

Harry is a white dog with black spots who enjoys everything except having a bath. The author also wrote "Harry by the Sea" and "No Roses for Harry".

Zion, Gene
$15.00

Have You Seen My Dragon?
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 48

This book lets you enter a fascinating, ornately drawn cityscape and help a boy find his dragon while counting objects from hot dogs to traffic lights. In the heart of the city, among the taxis and towe

Light, Steve
$24.95

Have You Seen My Egg?
32

Eddy Emu has lost one of his eggs. He travels far and wide, looking for it. Has Lizzie Lizard seen it? Has Susie Spider found it? Is it among Connie Crocodiles eggs? Can Pip and Poppy Penguin help him? Join Eddy on his search and meet his fri

Olsen, Penny, Garward, Rhonda N.
$18.00

Have You Seen Who's Just Moved In Next Door to Us?
294(Ht mm) 245(Wdt mm) 32

This is a new edition of this classic Colin McNaughton picture book, packed with hilarious, detailed illustrations that children will want to look at again and again. We're a lovely bunch of people on our street - King

McNaughton, Colin
$16.95

Hello Baby!
Hardback 32

Fox Mem
$24.95

Hello Spot!: A Puppet Play Book
chiefly col. Illustrations 12

This is a super-fun interactive book with a gorgeous Spot hand puppet. The large, soft plush puppet is one size fits all - we've tested it on children and parents! Each spread has simple text that encourages childre

Hill, Eric
$20.00

Hello, Mr. Hulot
Full Colour Throughout 32

Meet Mr. Hulot--he's always in the middle of the action! Created and played by French comic actor and filmmaker Jacques Tati, Mr. Hulot is a beloved charater in France. David Merveille's comic strip style illustrations

Merveille, David
$25.00

Hello, We Must be Going
24

This is one of two storybooks following the first adventures of Alex and Zoe in the magical world of Animalia.


$7.95

Herman and Rosie
32

Set in New York, this gorgeous picture book is a story about friendship, life in the big city, and following your dreams. This is a tale about a big city. It's a tale of hotdogs and music and the summertime subway breeze. It's a tale of singi

Gordon, Gus
$25.00

Herve Tullet: I am Blop!
100

Tullet, Herve
$24.95

Herve Tullet: The Finger Circus Game
14 14

Tullet, Herve
$11.95

Hey Mum, I Love You
230(Ht mm) 240(Wdt mm) 32

Hey Mum, do you know how much I love you?

Fenton, Corinne
$18.95

Hi, Koo!
colour illustrations 32

Caldecott Honoree and NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author/artist Jon J Muth takes a fresh and exciting new look at the four seasons! Eating warm cookies on a cold day is easy water catchesevery thrown stone skip skip splas

Koo, Muth, Jon J
$25.00

Hidden Forest
Paperback 40 pages.

Looking for his lost fish trap, Ben thinks he sees something dark moving under the water. Is it a creature or only his imagination? Diving into the sea with his friend Sophie, he is amazed to discover a wonderful hidden world

Baker, Jeannie
$16.95

Hide Me, Kipper!
Paperback , 253 x 230mm. 32

Kipper is one of the best-loved children's characters of all time. In 2008 he celebrated his 18th birthday and we re-launched six of the original classic Kipper storybooks. Mick also wrote a brand-new Kipper story in

Inkpen, Mick
$17.00

High Street
34 colour 52

Sally has a list of 10 items she needs to buy. Open the flaps to see inside the shops, where unusual things are going on. Should those wild animals be upstairs in the pet shop? Will the plates fall off the wall in Mr Cooper's China

Melvin, Alice, Melvin, Alice
$19.95

Highway Rat
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

'Give me your buns and your biscuits! Give me your chocolate eclairs! For I am the Rat of the highway, and the Rat Thief never shares!' Life is not safe for the other animals, as the villainous Highway Rat gallops a

Donaldson, Julia, Scheffler, Axel
$16.00

Hole
illustrations 64

'Hello, I've discovered a hole in my apartment...it moves around ...yes ...if you could come and look at it ...bring it down to you, you say ...how ...hello!'. The protagonist has discovered a hole and tries to find an explanati

Torseter, Oyvind
$29.95

Hooray for Bread
245(Ht mm) 245(Wdt mm) 32

From the creators of The Pencil and The Runaway Dinner comes the story of a loaf of bread, told slice by yummy slice! Three cheers for bread, HIP-HIP-HOORAY! Early in the morning the baker bakes a lovely loaf of bread.

Ahlberg, Allan and Ingman, Bruce
$16.95

Hooray for Fish!
255(Ht mm) 250(Wdt mm)

Cousins, Lucy
$16.95

Hop on Pop
Paperback 64 pages.

This title introduces young children to words that rhyme, such as hop and pop, cup and pup, mouse and house, tall and small. And once they have learned to recognize one word, children soon find they can read another simply by

Dr. Seuss
$10.00

How Dinosaurs Really Work
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Have you ever wondered what colour dinosaurs really were, what they had for breakfast or even whether you could beat one in a running race? You have! Then this is the book for you. Crammed full of interesting dino-f

Snow, Alan
$20.00

How Dinosaurs Really Work
40

Have you ever wondered what colour dinosaurs really were, what they had for breakfast or even whether you could beat one in a running race? You have! Then this is the book for you. Crammed full of interesting dino-facts and bursting with deta

Snow, Alan
$15.00

How Does My Garden Grow
colour illustrations 28

Sophie lives in the city, and her vegetables come from the supermarket. Then she goes to visit her grandparents in the countryside -- and soon discovers how much there is to learn about how things grow! Sophie helps her g

Muller, Gerda
$24.95

How Frogmouth Found Her Home
32

Kwaymullina, Ambelin
$17.00

How Pirates Really Work
32

A rollicking exploration of all things piratical from the brilliant mind of acclaimed author/illustrator Alan Snow. A jam-packed feast for the eyes. Don't miss it!

Snow, Alan
$15.00

How Pirates Really Work
32

A rollicking exploration of all things piratical from the brilliant mind of acclaimed author/illustrator Alan Snow. A jam-packed feast for the eyes. Don't miss it!

Snow, Alan
$20.00

How to
36

This imaginative 'how to' book explores whimsical ways of doing a host of different tasks, including 'how to wonder', 'how to see the breeze', and 'how to be brave'. With text and images by award-winning illustrator Julie Morstad, this book w

Morstad, Julie, Morstad, Julie
$25.00

How To Catch A Star
263(Ht mm) 259(Wdt mm) 32 pages.

An inspirational story of a boy who loved the stars so much, he decided to get one for himself. The beautifully illustrated, original debut picture book from shining talent, Oliver Jeffers. There once was a bo

Jeffers, Oliver
$14.95

How to Catch a Star 10th Anniversary Edition
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of world-renowned illustrator Oliver Jeffers' debut picture book, the much-loved How to Catch a Star! The publication of How to Catch a Star in 2004 heralded the arrival o

Jeffers, Oliver
$25.00

How to Train a Train
308(Ht mm) 255(Wdt mm) 48

Loco for locomotives? Get your ticket ready - here is everything you need to know about finding, keeping and training your very own pet train. Finding advice on caring for a dog, a cat, a fish, or even a dinosaur is eas

Eaton, Jason Carter and Rocco, John
$24.95

How Tom Beat Captain Najork and His Hired Sportsmen
280(Ht mm) 210(Wdt mm) 40

This is a classic tale of the triumph of fooling-around fun over humourless no-nonsense adult disapproval! Tom loves to fool around. He fools around with dropping things from bridges into rivers and he fools around with

Hoban, Russell and Blake, Quentin
$16.95

Hugless Douglas
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

David Melling is one of the leading children's author/illustrators today and this perfect match of humour and endearing artwork launches a new character with huge potential on the Hodder Picture book list. Douglas i

Melling, David
$15.00

Hugless Douglas and the Big Sleep
32

Hugless Douglas is very excited about Rabbit's sleepover, but he collects so many friends along the way that soon it's a big squash in Rabbit's small burrow! How will they ever get to sleep? Douglas has already captured the hearts of thousand

Melling, David
$15.00

Hunwick's Egg
32

Mem Fox has written over 25 books for adults and children including Possum Magic, which has sold over three million copies and is the bestselling picture book ever in Australia. Mem has been presented with many awards includi

Mem, Fox
$14.95

I Am an Artist!
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Meet the boy who can't stop creating art! He loves colours, shapes, textures and EVERYTHING inspires him: his socks, the contents of the fridge, even his cat gets a new coat (of paint!). But there's just one problem

Altes, Marta
$27.00

I Am The King

Timmers,Leo
$15.00

I Am Too Absolutely Small For School
Charlie & Lola 32 pages.

Although Lola agrees with her brother that it would be useful to learn how to write, read and count, she can't go to school because her invisible friend's too nervous to go. This third title in the 'Charlie and Lola' cla

Child, Lauren
$15.00

I Got This Hat
253(Ht mm) 250(Wdt mm)

I got this hat in China I got this hat from a miner I got this hat from a deep-sea diver I got this hat from a racing-car driver... Hats. Only the headless dislike them. Everyone else loves wearing them! In this fun

Temple, J and Temple, K and Foye, J(Illustrated by)
$25.00

I Love Easter Gift Set


$13.00

I Love My Baby Sister

Walker,Anna
$13.00

I Love My Mum

Walker,Anna
$15.00

I Love You, Nose! I Love You, Toes!
illustrations 32

A joyous picture book for the very young celebrating our incredible bodies, from a "New York Times "bestselling illustrator.

Our wonderful bodies--aren't they amazing? Come celebrate all the things that make us who we are--fro

Davick, Linda
$19.00

I Really Really Need Actual Ice Skates
Charlie and Lola 32

Lola decides what she really wants is a pair of white, sparkly ice skates so that she can be the best ice skaterer in the whole school! Charlie warns her that the skates will end up just like her yoyo (which she also really,

Child, Lauren
$19.95

I Want My Hat Back
illustrations 40

Recommended for ages 2-5
Our favourite new book of the season, this 2011 "New York Times" Best Illustrated Children's Book, is a subversive winner for fans of the "Olivia" and the works of Mo Willems.
A picture-book deli

Klassen, Jon
$24.95

I Was Only Nineteen
32

"Townsville lined the footpath as we marched down to the quay. This clipping from the paper shows us young and strong and clean. And there's me in my slouch hat, with my SLR and greens. God help me, I was only nineteen." John Schumann's unfor

Schumann, John, Smith, Craig
$25.00

I Will Not Ever Never Eat A Tomato
Charlie & Lola 32 pages.

Charlie's little sister Lola does not eat a lot of things - and she absolutely will not never ever eat a tomato - until one day Charlie plays a good trick on her. This book is designed for tackling fussy eaters.

Child, Lauren
$15.00

I'm a Dirty Dinosaur
22

Brian Janeen
$20.00

Ice Bear

Morris, Jackie
$29.95

Iddly Widdly Fiddly Poo
colour 34

What is an Iddly Widdly Fiddly Poo? How do you get rid of an Iddly Widdly Fiddly Poo? Who did do the Iddly Widdly Fiddly Poo? Find the answers to all these questions in this amusing tale of the poo that tried to get away!

Corcoran, Daniel, Corcoran, Daniel
$15.95

If You Want to See a Whale
illustrations 32

If you want to see a whale, you will need to know what not to look at.

Pink roses, pelicans, possible pirates . . .

If you want to see a whale, you have to keep your eyes on the sea, and wait . . .

and wait . . . and wa

Fogliano, Julie, Stead, Erin E
$20.00

Imagine
Paperback 32 pages.

Imagine yourself deep in the jungle, under the sea, in a land of ice and snow, on a farm, in the moonlit bush, on an African plain, in a prehistoric swamp...Then turn the page and find all the animals living there. This is a

Lester Alison
$14.95

Imagine a Day
Hardback

Gonsalves Rob Thomson Sarah L
$25.00

Imagine a Night
Hardback , 279 x 286mm. 26

Thomson Sarah L
$25.00

Imagine a Place
Hardback 40

"If you can imagine a place, you can go there." Imagine a place that makes you feel as free as a bird. Imagine a place where getting there is worth whatever it takes. Imagine a place that makes you feel like it's always been your de

Thomson, Sarah L.
$25.00

In the Land of Elves
colour illustrations throughout 24

The second picture book from Daniela Drescher, author and illustrator of In the Land of Fairies. Full-spread watercolour illustrations reveal the secret world of the elves and their animal companions, in amongs

Drescher, Daniela, Drescher, Daniela
$17.95

In the Sea
276(Ht mm) 247(Wdt mm) 32

A New York Times best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator explore life in the ocean with clever poems and bold, expressive woodcuts. The briny deep is home to an enormous variety of fascinating crea

Elliott, David and Meade, Holly
$16.95

In Your Dreams
32

Morgan Sally and Bancroft Bronwyn
$15.00

Incredible Book Eating Boy
278(Ht mm) 214(Wdt mm) 32 pages.

Henry loves books... but not like you and I. He loves to EAT books! This exciting new story follows the trials and tribulations of a boy with a voracious appetite for books. Henry discovers his unusual taste by

Jeffers, Oliver
$15.00

Invisible Me
28

In Stripeys all-new adventure he discovers that his friends are amazing at camouflage. How do they manage it? Join Stripey on his quest to become invisible. This is the third Stripey childrens picture book by award-winning Western Australian

Binks, Wendy
$14.95

Is Your Grandmother a Goanna?
32

The little boy climbed down from the train. 'Have you seen my grandmother?' he asked. 'There are only goannas here,' replied the station master. 'Is your grandmother a goanna?' An entertaining, heart-warming picture book from the best-sellin

Allen Pamela
$14.95

Isabella's Bed

Whenever we stayed at Grandmother's house, we always slept in Isabella's bed. It stood in the attic with all the other things from South America Who is the mysterious Isabella Grandmother talks about? And why won t Grandmother look through the

Lester, Alison
$17.00

Isabella's Garden
Hardback , 240 x 270mm. 32

Millard, Glenda; Cool, Rebecca
$29.95

Isabella's Secret
Paperback 32 pages.

Isabella trembled with excitement. She had always looked for fairies in the garden, and here they were! In her delightful picture book, Jane Tanner celebrates every child's need for time alone, time to enjoy nature and time t

Tanner, Jane
$14.95

Ish
Paperback 32 pages.

Reynolds, Peter H.
$16.95

It Was Bedtime in the Jungle
Paperback 32

'It was bedtime in the jungle and the day was almost done. A rhino settled down with her baby one ...' All babies need to go to bed, even in the Indian jungle ...Learn to count from one to ten with adorable animal babies in this enc

Butler John
$14.95

It's a Book
colour illustrations 32

Can it Text? Blog? Scroll? Wi-Fi? Tweet? No. It's a book. Monkey is reading a book, but his friend wants to know what the book can do. Does it have a mouse like his computer? Can you make the characters fight? And does it

Smith, Lane
$27.95

Jack and the Baked Beanstalk
colour illustrations 40

In a 1950s-looking future, Jack and his mum run a little burger van cafe. The cafe is close to broke because of the new flyover so when Jack comes home with only an old can of baked beans in return for their last few penn

Stimpson, Colin
$15.00

Jack and the Flumflum Tree
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Jack's Granny is sick with a bad case of the moozles! And the only cure is the fruit of the fantastic flumflum tree which grows on the faraway Isle of Blowyernose. It's a perilous journey, but Jack bravely sets sail

Donaldson, Julia, Roberts, David
$15.00

Jack's Mega Machines: Mighty Monster Truck
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

Jack is an awesome mechanic whose workshop is unlike any other, when he drives through it's magic doors he has thrilling adventures! Today Jack has to fix a monster truck but on his test drive he finds

Ritchie, Alison, Byrne, Mike
$15.00

Jam for Nana
colour illustrations 32

"When Nana makes pancakes, I spread the jam. I smooth it right to the edges with the back of my spoon, until it looks like a giant orange sun. Then we roll them up tightly, dust them with sugar and lick our fingers." In t

Kelly, Deborah, Stewart, Lisa
$20.00

Jessica's Box
Hardback , 250 x 250mm. 32 pages.

Jessica's Box is a fabulous first book by Peter Carnavas. Peter has portrayed with depth the trauma of a child's first day at school and written a witty and warm book about finding new friends. Will Jessica find

Carnvas,Peter
$15.00

Jim and the Beanstalk
Ill. 40

This book features a re-telling of the classic children's story by the author and illustrator of the best-selling "Snowman". Jim finds a beanstalk growing outside his window one morning, and follows his famous predecessor up to the top..

Briggs, Raymond
$14.95

Jo-Jo the Melon Donkey

Every day, Jo-Jo brays the same message and carries the heavy melons through the streets of Venice. Bullied by his master and plagued by flies, Jo-Jo is loved by nobody. But one day, somebody notices Jo-Jo. The famous Doge's daughter hersel

Morpurgo, Michael and Ste
$16.95

John Berry

John Berry is a little duck with a big problem. He has very bad eyesight and is on an adventure to find food for an evening feast with his friends. Written and illustrated in water-colours. Become a part of Robyn Goodwin's 'Backyard Tales'.

Goodwin, Robyn
$13.50

John Brown, Rose and the Midnight Cat
Picture Puffin S. 32 pages.

Wagner, Jenny
$14.95

Jonadab and Rita
Hardback , 287 x 236mm. 32

Jonodab is a very special toy donkey - he can fly! But Minnie has so many other toys that often Jonodab and his friend Rita the mouse find themselves sad and lonely and left behind in the toy box . One moonlit night,

Hughes, Shirley
$32.95

Jonathan and Martha
16 colour 32

Jonathan and Martha are two lonely worms that live on opposite sides of a tree. One day, a big juicy pear lands on the ground between them. Jonathan nibbles from the left, and Martha from the right - and soon they are caught in a t

Horacek, Petr
$16.95

Jonathan!

Jonathan loves to dress up and scare his family but they insist that he is just not scary. What happens when Jonathan is TOO scary?

Carnavas,Peter
$25.00

Josephine Wants to Dance Boxed Set
236(Ht mm) 150(Wdt mm)

Whatley, Bruce and French, Jackie(Illustrated by)
$25.00

Journey
colour illustrations 40

Follow a girl on an elaborate flight of fancy in a wondrously illustrated, wordless picture book about self-determination -- and unexpected friendship. A lonely girl draws a magic door on her bedroom wall and through it e

Becker, Aaron, Becker, Aaron
$27.95

Journey Home
Paperback 32

Alison Lester
$17.00

June and August
Hardback , 279 x 216mm. 32

From the co-creator of the bestselling "Olive, the Other Reindeer" comes a tale about friendship. Vivian Walsh is the co-creator of several bestselling books for children. In "June and August" she once again makes a mi

Walsh, Vivian
$24.00

Just a Little Brown Dog
32

This is the story of a little puppy finding his way in the world, discovering other creatures and new environments. The last of the litter to find a home, he becomes the new best friend of a lonely young boy. Just a Little Brown Dog is a cont

Morgan Sally & Bancroft Bronwyn ( ills)
$15.00

Just Imagine
chiefly Illustrationsstrations (colour) 32

Just imagine what it would be like to be as small as a mouse; or as big as a house. Imagine exploring the depths of the ocean, travelling into the past or the future - or something even stranger...This

Goodhart, Pippa, Sharratt, Nick
$14.95

Just Like Bossy Bear
illustrations 32

Bossy Bear is still bossing everyone around--always wanting things his way. But when Turtle starts exhibiting the same behavior, Bossy Bear makes some hilarious attempts at setting a better example. David Horvath, creator of the

Horvath, David, Horvath, David
$8.99

Just Like My Dad
32

Melling, David
$15.00

Just One More
32

Macleod, Mark, deGennaro, Sue
$25.00

Katie and the Mona Lisa
colour and b&w illustrations 32

Five famous Italian Renaissance paintings come alive for Katie when she steps into the picture frames. What makes the Mona Lisa smile? Katie wants to find out so she climbs into the Leonardo Da Vinci painting. But

Mayhew, James
$17.00

Katie and the Sunflowers
illustrations, (some colour) 32

Katie visits five paintings by Van Gogh, Gauguin and Cezanne! Katie tries to pick the sunflower seeds from the Vincent Van Gogh painting, but when the vase tips over, the flowers go everywhere. Mimi, a little girl

Mayhew, James
$17.00

Katie and the Waterlily Pond
chiefly col. Illustrations 32

Katie is desperate to win an art competition at the gallery, but the judging is at three o'clock! Surely Katie can paint a terrific picture before the deadline ...can't she? In this book, Katie explores five Monet m

Mayhew, James, Mayhew, James
$17.00

Keeping Quilt
64

This 25th anniversary edition of a beloved and bestselling classic about family and tradition includes fifteen pages of bonus material." We will make a quilt to help us always remember home, Anna s mother said. It will be like having the fami

Polacco, Patricia, Polacco, Patricia
$20.00

Kel Gilligan's Daredevil Stunt Show
chiefly col. Illustrations 40

In this hilarious picture book from Michael Buckley, a nursery schooler pulls off some daring stunts. He ...gets dressed by himself! Eats broccoli! Takes a bath! All with awe inspiring, spine tingling, heart racing

Buckley, Michael, Santat, Dan
$21.95

Kevin the Mobile Crane
135(Ht mm) 152(Wdt mm) 34

Collect all of the Thomas Story Library Books, each book has a unique story about one of Thomas' friends!

Thomas Story Library
$4.95

King Arthur's Very Great Grandson
40

Newcomer Kenneth Kraegel wryly draws from myth and legend to craft a daring and inventive tale to delight adventurers of all ages.
Henry Alfred Grummorson is the great-great-great-great-great-greatgreat grandson of Arthur, King of Britain

Kraegel, Kenneth
$29.95

King of Tiny Things
Paperback , 215 x 260mm. 32

When two little girls visit their grandparents, it seems like a brilliant idea to camp outside for the night. But then the dark comes and it doesn't seem such a good idea after all, until a most unexpected visitor arr

Willis Jeanne & Millward Gwen
$14.95

Kiss That Missed
chiefly col. ill 32

The king was in a hurry and blew his son a bedtime kiss...but it missed! The kiss flies out of the window, the prince is distraught and a hapless knight is sent into the deep dark forest to fetch the kiss back.What will he en

Melling, David
$17.00

Knick Knack Bushwhack
24

Foot, Mandy
$15.00

Knuffle Bunny
307(Ht mm) 227(Wdt mm) 40

Recommended for ages 2-5
We are big fans of the picture books of Mo willems here at the 'chain - and we reckon the Knuffle Bunny series are up there with the best of 'em. Merging expressive cartoon network-esque ill

Willems, Mo
$16.95

Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion
229(Ht mm) 304(Wdt mm) 48

Recommended for ages 2-5
We are big fans of the picture books of Mo willems here at the 'chain - and we reckon the Knuffle Bunny series are up there with the best of 'em. 'Knuffle Bunny' goes international! The hila

Willems, Mo
$16.95

Knuffle Bunny Too
Paperback , 227 x 305mm. 48

Recommended for ages 2-5
We are big fans of the picture books of Mo willems here at the 'chain - and we reckon the Knuffle Bunny series are up there with the best of 'em. In this hilarious sequel to "Knuffle Bunny

Willems, Mo
$16.95

Laika, the Astronaut
32

Meet the amazing dog whose brave journey into space paved the way for humankind to follow. Laika is a stray on the streets of Moscow, until she is chosen to be the first animal launched into orbit. When things go wrong, everyone thinks Laika

Davey, Owen
$20.00

Lazy Lou Lou
colour illustrations 24

Lou Lou is the laziest lizard in the land. Join Lou Lou and all her chums for a life-saving lesson!

McFarlane, Susannah, Creagh, Lachlan
$5.00

Legend of Elinea
illustrations 48

""The legend tells how the spirit of the ocean dwells far down in the
depths. She gives birth to marine creatures, loves them, and protects them by
offering them her light. Formerly feared, she has vanished from the huma

Delanssay, Cathy
$20.00

Leonardo, the Terrible Monster
illustrations 48

Leonardo is truly a terrible monster-terrible at being a monster that is. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to frighten anyone. Determined to succeed, Leonardo sets himself to training and research. Finally, he finds a

Willems, Mo
$24.00

Let's Count Goats
32

The inimitable Mem Fox draws the young child into a world of discovery, through simple, evocative, rhythmic words. Age 3+.

Fox Mem & Thomas Jan
$19.95

Let's Do Nothing!
40

Don't move! A master of animation explores the elusive art of doing nothing in this comical tale of two very active imaginations.
Frankie and Sal have already played every sport and board game invented, baked and eaten batches of cookies,

Fucile, Tony, Fucile, Tony
$16.95

Let's Paint!
32

Whether you drip, dot, daub - or carefully dab - there is a marvellous, messy world of art waiting to be explored. From exquisitely detailed paintings to crazy kaleidoscopes of colour, art is as essential as the air we breathe and much more f

Alborozo, Gabriel
$23.00

Let's Save the Animals
Hardback , 230 x 260mm. 40

This is an innovative introduction to conservation for very young children, using rhythmic language, novelty surprises and ten engaging endangered animals. Chomp, stomp, slide and splash! From the elephant stomping acr

Barry, Frances
$21.95

Lightning Jack
32

When Sam Tully sees the free-spirited horse Lightning Jack, he dares to ride him. Together they muster a herd of steers into their stable, escape a grazier's deal and fly into the air with Pegasus wings. Then when they are ambushed by the not

Millard, Glenda, Mullins, Patricia
$27.00

Lilli-Pilli's Sister
280(Ht mm) 200(Wdt mm) 32

Lilli-Pilli's mother is having a baby. Lilli-Pilli is sure the baby is going to be a sister. She can feel it in her wings.

Branford, Anna and Catchlove, Linda
$24.95

Lily and the Fairy House
32

Lily knows that fairies live near the gum tree. She has created a fairy house with a rose petal bed and a gum leaf table, and today she is preparing a fairy party ...But will the fairies come and play? Lily and the Fairy House is pure wish-fu

Tanner, Jane
$24.95

Lion & the Mouse
Hardback 40

In award-winning artist Jerry Pinkney's wordless adaptation of one of Aesop's most beloved fables, an unlikely pair learn that no act of kindness is ever wasted. After a ferocious lion spares a cowering mouse that he'd planned to eat

Pinkney, Jerry
$29.95

Lion in Paris

Alemagna, Beatrice
$29.95

Little Bear Book
260(Ht mm) 250(Wdt mm) 24

This is an animal adventure for the little white bear and his magic pencil. As bear strolls through the forest he meets a lonely gorilla, a noisy crocodile, a lion and even an elephant. They all look like they need some

Browne, Anthony
$14.95

Little Big

Being little is no good. That's because being big is better. Except when being little is best of all.

Bentley, Jonathan
$24.95

Little Book About Me & My Mum
24

Robaard, Jedda
$16.95

Little Cat and the Big Red Bus
Paperback 32

Godwin Jane & Walker Anna
$14.95

Little Corroboree Frog
32

The Little Corroborree Frog is a wonderful childrens story that gently introduces the serious plight of one of Australias most endangered species. Jet the corroboree frog is happily taking care of the tadpole ponds when the water starts to dr

Holton-Ramirez, Tracey, Ramirez, Angela
$14.95

Little Dragon
32

Here is the church and here is the steeple. Here is the market and here are the people and ...here are the flames rising higher and higher! A tiny sneeze, a puff of smoke, a washing line, and a major disaster! From internationally acclaimed p

Fox Mem, Harvey Roland
$24.95

Little Elephants
32

Base, Graeme
$25.00

Little Eskimo
colour illus 32

The Little Eskimo wants to know what's on the other side of the great frozen lake, and he wants to know if he will be a great hunter when he grows up. He starts out on a quest to find the answers but none of the Arctic animals ca

Cali, Davide, Quarello, Maurizio
$27.00

Little Mates: My A-Z Collection

With Amelia, Ben and Callum, Declan, Elliot and Fred, There's a bush-load of beaut buddies, All the way from A to Z Journey with the Little Mates through 26 beautiful stories of friendship and fun, from Amazing Amelia to Zippy Zoe!

McFarlane,Susannah
$60.00

Little Mates: Ticklish Tom
24

McFarlane,Susannah
$5.00

Little Mates: Yum Yum Yoshi

Yoshi is a yellow-bellied glider who thinks his favourite foods are YUM YUM! Join Yoshi as his friends come to the rescue when suddenly everything he eats is yuck. Yikes!

McFarlane,Susannah
$5.00

Little Mates: Zippy Zoe

Zoe is a very zippy zebra finch. Join Zoe and her friends as they zip from zero to a zillion!

McFarlane,Susannah
$5.00

Little Mouse's Big Book of Beasts
32

Little Mouse has found a new book, and this time it's full of scary creatures. Undaunted, he bravely sets about removing or altering all the scariest bits: cosy mittens to cover the lion's claws, ruby lips to replace the shark's teeth -- and

Gravett, Emily
$25.00

Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear
32 colour illustrations 32

First published in 1984, a picture book in which the Little Mouse will do all he can to save his strawberry from the Big, Hungry Bear, even if it means sharing it with the reader. The Little Mouse and the Big Hungry Be

Wood, Audrey, Wood, Don, Wood, Don
$16.95

Little Owl
32

Gwynne, Phillip, Okalyi, Sandy
$25.00

Little Owl's Night
illustrations 32

It's evening in the forest and Little Owl wakes up from his day-long sleep to watch his friends enjoying the night. Hedgehog sniffs for mushrooms, Skunk nibbles at berries, Frog croaks, and Cricket sings. A full moon rises and L

Srinivasan, Divya
$19.95

Little Piggy's Got No Moves

Gwynne, Phillip/Jellett,
$24.95

Little Rascal to the Rescue
32

The big dragons won't let Rascal play. But they soon need his help. Is he big enough to save them?

Jennings Paul, Lea Bob
$14.95

Little Red Hen
Illustrations 32

The lazy rooster and the mischievous mouse cant be bothered to help the Little Red Hen tend her ear of wheat. They can't be bothered to help her take it to the miller either, or bake it into bread. But when her loaf of warm, fra

Finch, Mary, Slater, Kate
$13.00

Little Red Hen
illustrations 32

The lazy rooster and the mischievous mouse cant be bothered to help the Little Red Hen tend her ear of wheat. They can't be bothered to help her take it to the miller either, or bake it into bread. But when her loaf of warm, fra

Finch, Mary, Slater, Kate
$15.00

Little Refugee
32

Anh Do nearly didn't make it to Australia. His entire family came close to losing their lives as they escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat. It was a dangerous journey, with murderous pirates and terrifying storms, but they man

Do, Anh, Do, Suzanne, Whatley, Bruce
$25.00

Little Scarecrow Boy
illustrations 40

The Little Scarecrow Boy is the lightest and brightest picture book from one of the most renowned children's writers ever: Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. Caldecott winner David Diaz's ill

Brown, Margaret Wise, Diaz, David
$13.00

Little Shell

The Little Shell is a delightful book written by Leonie Pye, a Belconnen resident. It is a collaborative work from skilled local people including illustrations by artists from from Open Art Group at Belconnen Community Centre, Lida Emami, Timot

Pye, Leonie
$16.95

Little Yellow Digger & The Bones
Paperback , 215 x 265mm. 32

The popular little digger returns again with a brand new story. This time the digger is working on a road slip when a cave is uncovered, bearing interesting bones of a strange creature, long since extinct.

Gilderdale,Betty
$15.00

Little Yellow Digger Bag of Books

The little digger working in the garden next door gets stuck in the mud so the workmen bring in a bigger digger, but it too gets stuck in the mud, so they bring in a bigger, bigger digger. The original story was drawn after a real event witnes

Gilderdale,Alan
$20.00

Little Yellow Digger Saves the Whale
32

Gilderdale, Betty, Gilderdale, Alan
$15.00

Littlest Bushranger
32

Reynolds, Alison
$14.95

Lizzie Nonsense
32

When Papa takes the sandalwood he has cut into town, it is fifty miles along sand tracks, and he will be away a long time. Then Lizzie and Mama and baby are all alone in the little house in the bush. Despite the hard work and isolation, Lizzi

Ormerod, Jan
$14.95

Look, There's a Hippopotamus in the Playground Eating Cake
Paperback 32 pages.

Starting school can be scary, but nothing is impossible when you have a hippopotamus who lives on your roof, and eats cake! So, a little girl takes her hippopotamus along to school, and together they face those first-day-at-s

Hazel, Edwards
$14.95

Lorax
Paperback 64 pages.

In this fable about the dangers of destroying our forests and woodlands, the long-suffering Lorax struggles to save all the Truffula Trees from the wicked Once-ler's axe. This text is a "Yellow Back Book", which means it is s

Dr Seuss
$10.00

Lost And Found
264(Ht mm) 258(Wdt mm) 32 pages.

There once was a boy... and one day a penguin arrives on his doorstep. The boy decides the penguin must be lost and tries to return him. But no one seems to be missing a penguin. So the boy decides to take the pe

Jeffers, Oliver
$15.00

Lost Sloth
32

Sloth's phone rings and rings. He races across the room to answer the call, but he's a sloth, so it takes a while. The phone says he's won an afternoon shopping spree! Can the sloth get to the store in time to claim his prize? Yes, but it's g

Seibold, J.otto
$23.00

Lost Thing
Hardback 32 pages.

Tan, Shaun
$29.00

Lost Thing
chiefly col. ill 32

A boy discovers a bizarre-looking creature while out collecting bottle-tops at a beach. Having guessed that it is lost, he tries to find out who owns it or where it belongs, but the problem is met with indifference by everyon

Tan, Shaun
$18.00

Love from Grandma
32

When Emily and her family move away from the country she has to leave her beloved grandma behind. So Grandma gives her a strawberry plant to remind her of the fun they have together in the garden. While she waits for Grandma to visit, the str

Tanner, Jane
$14.95

Love You Forever
14 colour illustrations 32

A young woman holds her newborn sonAnd looks at him lovingly. Softly she sings to him: "I'll love you forever I'll like you for always As long as I'm living My baby you'll be." So begins the story that has touched the

Munsch, Robert, McGraw, Sheila
$8.00

Lucy Goosey

She is so terrified of getting lost in the huge sky that she refuses to leave with the others. Only when her mother reassures her that no matter what happens, she will always come looking for Lucy Goosey, does Lucy Goosey feel brave enough to m

Wild, Margaret
$14.95

M is for Metal
Hardback 62 pages.

Loudest Alphabet Book on Earth

McNeil, Paul, Divola, Barry
$28.00

Mabel and Me Best of Friends
265(Ht mm) 259(Wdt mm)

Mabel and Me are strolling down a strolly street, when Mabel asks a Hugely Harrowing and Diabolically Difficult question about why Me thinks they are best friends. Join this oddest of odd couples in their very first adven

Sperring, Mark
$15.00

Machines & Me: Trains

Children love machines! This series of simple, well-written stories has a bold, clean illustration style perfect for the target age group, by the award-winning author/illustrator Catherine Foreman.

Foreman,Catherine
$15.00

Magic Paintbrush
32 colour illustrations 32

With her magic paintbrush, Shen can paint steaming pots full of fish and oysters to feed the hungry people in her village. When the evil emperor commands Shen to paint gold for him, she is determined to keep her promis

Donaldson, Julia, Stewart, Joel
$14.95

Maisy Big, Maisy Small
Hardback , 250 x 250mm. 56 pages.

Explore opposites with Maisy in this exuberant concept book. What's the opposite of big? Small! What's the opposite of old? Young! What's the opposite of hot? Cold! An exciting range of opposites is explored by

Cousins, Lucy
$27.95

Maisy Goes on Holiday
chiefly Illustrations 32

In the eighth title in the popular "Maisy First Experiences" series, Maisy and Cyril catch a train to the seaside where they enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Each of the "First Experiences" series describes a common first exp

Cousins, Lucy
$11.95

Maisy Goes to Hospital
Paperback , 190 x 230mm.

Join Maisy, every toddler's best friend, for her first experience of going to hospital.Maisy