|Author:||Michelle Meadows; Ebony Glenn (Illustrator)|
A lyrical picture book biography of Janet Collins, the first African American principal dancer at the Metropolitan Opera House.
Janet Collins wanted to be a ballerina in the 1930s and 40s, a time when racial segregation was widespread in the ... read more
|Author:||Màrcia de Luca; Lúcia Barros; Bruna Assis Brasil (Illustrator)|
A playful, exuberantly illustrated book that introduces yoga to kids ages 5 to 8 with simple postures and techniques to foster a calm mind and healthy body How can a magic tree, a cow with a fidgety son, or a wise l... read more
How Winston Delivered Christmas by Alex T. Smith is a festive book written in 24½ chapters - one to share every day leading up to Christmas.
Follow Winston the mouse as he sets out to deliver Oliver's letter to Father Christmas on Christmas Eve. H... read more
I am Bat. I like cherries. I do NOT like mornings. DO NOT STEAL MY CHERRIES.Bat's cherries keep going missing. One by one, the precious red cherries are whisked away by mischievous animal tricksters behind Bat's back. Bat fruitlessly tries to catch the culprit and rescue those po... read more
A laugh-out-loud pirate adventure from the stellar picture-book partnership of Julia Donaldson and David Roberts.
The Troll longs for a juicy goat to eat - but he's stuck with boring old fish for supper. Bother! Meanwhile, Hank Chief and his pirate crew love fish, but without... read more
A brilliantly funny story all about celebrating difference, from the stellar picture-book partnership of Julia Donaldson and David Roberts - perfect for young dinosaur fans everywhere!
Everyone knows that tyrannosauruses are big and scary, so when a placid duckbill d... read more
A hilarious, gnarly beachside picture book illustrated by the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of THE ADVENTURES OF BEEKLE: THE UNIMAGINARY FRIEND and AFTER THE FALL. Dude! You have to read this book. It's totally about this platypus and this beaver who are friends. They want to go surfi... read more
A magical story about learning to share the wonders of our world, from multi-award-winning author-illustrator Britta Teckentrup. Every evening, Mole comes out of his burrow to watch the twinkling stars in the sky above. How he wishes he could have them for his very own! Then ... read more
|Series:||Hugless Douglas Ser.|
Join Douglas for springtime magic in a new adventure. This bestselling series has sold over 1.6 million copies to date in 26 languages!
When a nest full of eggs comes crashing down Hugless Douglas offers to look after them until Swoopy Bird has built ... read more
|Author:||Margery Williams Bianco; Sarah Massini|
|Series:||Nosy Crow Classics|
|Reading Level:||Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7|
The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco The Velveteen Rabbit (or How Toys Become Real) is the charming story of a toy rabbit's quest to become real through the love of his owner. This short novel has been a favourite of children and their parents since 1922. Sayr... read more
Contains one copy each of: 9781447212607 Amazing Aeroplanes, 9781447212638 Brilliant Boats, 9781447212645 Cool Cars, 9781447212652 Dazzling Diggers, 9781447212669 Flashing Fire Engines, 9781447212676 Roaring Rockets, 9781447212683 Super Submarines, 9781447... read more
|Author:||David Ling; Nikki Slade Robinson (Illustrator)|
When the teacher asks about Waitangi Day, everyone else knows what they'll be doing, but William doesn't even know what Waitangi Day means. Then, with the help of his friends he begins to understand what it's all about and has a great Waitangi Day hangi too!