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Respect Respect New!

Respect

RespectAunty Fay Muir and Sue Lawson, illustrated by Lisa Kennedy Our Way is old. Older than the ...

RespectAunty Fay Muir and Sue Lawson, illustrated by Lisa Kennedy Our Way is old. Older than the red earth. Older than flickering stars. Our way is respect. A tender, thoughtful story reminding us to respect others and respect ourselves. Part of the Our Place series which welcomes children to culture. 'Dream team Aunty Fay Muir and Sue Lawson, who previously brought us the excellent Nganga: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander words and phrases, have collaborated with artist Lisa Kennedy to ...

$24.95

Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime New!

Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime

Under the Stars: Astrophysics for BedtimeLisa Harvey-Smith, illustrated by Mel Matthews 'Under th...

Under the Stars: Astrophysics for BedtimeLisa Harvey-Smith, illustrated by Mel Matthews 'Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime' transports curious kids and inquisitive adults on an incredible journey through the night sky. Explore our solar system from the comfort of your cosy bedroom. Find out why the sky is blue. Fly around a black hole and peer inside! Learn why Jupiter has stripes. When astrophysicist Lisa Harvey-Smith isn't looking skyward, she is answering the smart questions of sch...

$39.95

Lets Get Gardening Lets Get Gardening New!

Lets Get Gardening

Let's Get Gardening: Australian Eco-gardening Projects for ChildrenDorling Kindersley Discover ea...

Let's Get Gardening: Australian Eco-gardening Projects for ChildrenDorling Kindersley Discover easy ways to become an eco-warrior in the garden, with this inspiring and charming Australian gardening book for kids. 'Let's Get Gardening' is a wonderful start to building any child's green thumb and encouraging them to do their bit for the environment. This book includes three simple chapters - kitchen gardening, wildlife gardening and recycled gardening - each with easy sustainability projects t...

$24.95

Australia: Illustrated Australia: Illustrated New!

Australia: Illustrated

Australia: IllustratedTania McCartney Australia. Big. Beautiful. Diverse. From the First People t...

Australia: IllustratedTania McCartney Australia. Big. Beautiful. Diverse. From the First People to washing lines and crocodiles, football and sunshine, koalas and akubras, skyscrapers and beaches that squeak, this 96-page picture book is a glorious tribute to this wide brown land and its rich and varied multicultural communities. Vibrantly illustrated with watercolour, ink and mono-printing, 'Australia Illustrated' not only celebrates the more ‘typical’ Australian flora, fauna and landmarks, ...

$34.95

Kookaburras love to laugh. Kookaburras love to laugh. New!

Kookaburras love to laugh.

Kookaburras love to laugh.Laura and Philip Bunting It is no laughing matter when you are the most...

Kookaburras love to laugh.Laura and Philip Bunting It is no laughing matter when you are the most serious bird in the borough. Kookaburras love to laugh. They laugh when it is sunny, or rainy, or windy. They laugh for no reason at all. When one serious kookaburra decides to flee the jokers, and goes to find a more suitable flock, he finds that perhaps he might just be in the right place after all. For ages four to eight years old

$17.95

The Bush Birds The Bush Birds

The Bush Birds

The Bush Birds, written and illustrated by Bridget Farmer, consists of twelve riddles for readers...

The Bush Birds, written and illustrated by Bridget Farmer, consists of twelve riddles for readers to guess which Australian native bird, commonly found in open forests or woodlands, is being depicted. Lift the hidden flap on each double page to find out the answer. These birds are maybe a bit less well known than the twelve birds in Bridget's first book, 'Kookaburra Kookaburra'. But she hope that by interacting with the riddles and illustrations readers will soon familiarise themselves with t...

$29.95

Somebodys Land: Welcome to Our Country Somebodys Land: Welcome to Our Country

Somebodys Land: Welcome to Our Country

Somebody's Land: Welcome to Our CountryAdam Goodes and Ellie Laing, illustrated by David Hardy 'F...

Somebody's Land: Welcome to Our CountryAdam Goodes and Ellie Laing, illustrated by David Hardy 'For thousands and thousands of years, Aboriginal people lived in the land we call Australia. The land was where peoplebuilt their homes,played in the sun, and sat together to tell stories. When the white people came, they called the land Terra Nullius.They said it was nobody's land.But it was somebody's land.' 'Somebody's Land' is an invitation to connect with First Nations culture, to acknowledge ...

$24.95

The First Scientists The First Scientists

The First Scientists

The First Scientists: Deadly Inventions and Innovations from Australia's First PeoplesCorey Tutt ...

The First Scientists: Deadly Inventions and Innovations from Australia's First PeoplesCorey Tutt 'The First Scientists' is the highly anticipated, illustrated science book from Corey Tutt of DeadlyScience. With kids aged 7 to 12 years in mind, this book will nourish readers’ love of science and develop their respect for Indigenous knowledge at the same time. Have you ever wondered what the stars can tell us? Did you know the seasons can be predicted just by looking at subtle changes in nature...

$29.95

Australian Animals

Australian Animals

Australian AnimalsMatt Chun It took millions of years and a diverse range of habitats for Austral...

Australian AnimalsMatt Chun It took millions of years and a diverse range of habitats for Australian wildlife to evolve into what we see today. The result is many of the world’s most striking and beautiful animals, including some that are stranger than fiction. In 'Australian Animals', acclaimed artist Matt Chun showcases the remarkable Australian species that have captured the imagination of the world. From the iconic cockatoo to the elusive platypus, from the great white shark to the tiny f...

$39.95

Down the Road Little Bee

Down the Road Little Bee

Down the Road Little BeeSarah Jane Lightfoot Spend a year with Little Bee on a search for pollen ...

Down the Road Little BeeSarah Jane Lightfoot Spend a year with Little Bee on a search for pollen across the Australian suburban landscape.  From flowering gums in January to jacaranda in December, follow Little Bee and friends as they explore the wonders of nature that can be found just outside the door.  This glorious picture-book debut from Sarah Jane Lightfoot celebrates the familiar yet overlooked sights of our local streets and inspires readers to explore the beauty in their own neighbou...

$24.95

Peek and Boo

Peek and Boo

Peek and BooCoral Vass, illustrated by Jess Racklyeft Peek and Boo always sit side by side and to...

Peek and BooCoral Vass, illustrated by Jess Racklyeft Peek and Boo always sit side by side and together, they make a forever-home. One day an egg appears, but when Peek goes to hunt for food and leaves Boo in charge of the egg, something unexpected happens. For ages four years and older About the Illustrator:Jess Racklyeft (originally from Perth) is an emerging children’s book illustrator based in Melbourne. She loves creating work with watercolours and experimenting with new art techniques, ...

$25.95

The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie

The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddl...

The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie: The Deluxe EditionMay Gibbs First published ...

The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie: The Deluxe EditionMay Gibbs First published over 100 years ago in 1918, these delightful tales of iconic Australian folklore have never been out of print. Combined together in one hardback bind-up for the first time, this edition includes The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, Little Ragged Blossom, Little Obelia, Nuttybub and Nittersing, and Chucklebud and Wunkydoo. Featuring May Gibbs’ original stories and hand-drawn illustr...

$39.95