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 Read reviewLove Your Body

Love Your Body

Jessica Sanders

What if every young girl loved her body? Freedom is loving your body with all its imperfections and being the perfectly imperfect you!

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It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime

It’s Trevor Noah: Born a Crime

Trevor Noah

A hilarious and moving coming-of-age story about growing up mixed race in apartheid South Africa, from comedian Trevor Noah

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 Read reviewBrilliant Ideas by Wonderful Women

Brilliant Ideas by Wonderful Women

Aitziber Lopez, Luciano Lozano

What do Monopoly, wifi and lifeboats have in common? They were all invented by women! Brilliant Ideas From Wonderful Women tells the inspiring stories of 14 women and their important inventions.

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What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet

What A Waste: Rubbish, Recycling, and Protecting our Planet

Jess French

Everything you need to know about what we're doing to our environment, good and bad, from pollution and litter to renewable energy and plastic recycling.    This environmental book will teach keen young...

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Make Believe: M.C. Escher for Kids

Make Believe: M.C. Escher for Kids

Kate Ryan, Cally Bennett

Stars, mirrors, eye tricks and the impossible! These are just a few of the things that inspired artist M. C. Escher (Maurits) to create some of the most fascinating images of the twentieth century.

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 Read reviewGood Selfie: Tips and Tools for Teens to Nail Life

Good Selfie: Tips and Tools for Teens to Nail Life

Turia Pitt, Freda Chiu

Good Selfie contains simple strategies to help kids and teens build self-confidence, get through hard times and go after massive goals. It's real, straight-talking and funny (if I do say so myself!). I can't wait for you to get...

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 Read reviewThe Ultimate Animal Counting Book

The Ultimate Animal Counting Book

Jennifer Cossins

Can you count 1 blue whale? Probably. How about 16 lions? Or 42 penguins? Or 100 fairy flies? You'll see all these animals and more in CBCA Award-winner Jennifer Cossins' The Ultimate Animal Counting Book, and learn...

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Australian Birds

Australian Birds

Matt Chun

It took millions of years of isolation and a diverse range of habitats for Australian birds to evolve the way they did. The result is many of the world's most striking and beautiful birds, including some that are stranger than...

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Amazing Evolution: The Journey of Life

Amazing Evolution: The Journey of Life

Anna Claybourne, Wesley Robins

Amazing Evolution explores what evolution is, how it works and who discovered its secrets. It shows the journey of life, from early life forms, to colossal dinosaurs right up to us, clever humans, and even looks at where evolution...

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Kids Who Did: Real Kids Who Ruled, Rebelled, Survived and Thrived

Kids Who Did: Real Kids Who Ruled, Rebelled, Survived and Thrived

Kirsty Murray

From the distant past to the present moment, Kids Who Did shows kids making their mark on history; and now they're set to change the world.

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Stand Up for the Future: A Celebration of Inspirational Young Australians

Stand Up for the Future: A Celebration of Inspirational Young Australians

From slam poet Solli Raphael to gender equality advocate Caitlin Figueiredo, soccer star Sam Kerr and youth worker Zack Bryers, this is a book about young people, for everyone. Through activism, innovation, giving back and leading...

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This is Home: Essential Australian Poems for Children

This is Home: Essential Australian Poems for Children

Jackie French, Tania McCartney

In This Is Home, much-loved author Jackie French has gathered a poem for every child and every mood. What do you feel like doing today? Sit beside a bush campfire with Oodgeroo Noonuccal, watch people going by with Henry...

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Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different 2

Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different 2

Ben Brooks, Quinton Winter

More true tales of amazing boys who found the courage to be themselves, and achieved something remarkable at the same time.

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The Giant Book of Germs

The Giant Book of Germs

Lorna Hendry

How many germs live on your hand? How do germs make you sick? Do the germs in your gut really keep you healthy? Discover many more surprising facts in The Giant Book of Germs!

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Planetarium Junior Edition

Planetarium Junior Edition

Raman Prinja, Chris Wormell

Welcome to Planetarium. This museum is open all hours. It houses an incredible collection of astronomical objects, from small, icy moons to huge swirling galaxies. So how big is the Universe? How did it begin and what mysteries...

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Inside Outside

Inside Outside

Anne-Margot Ramstein, Matthias Aregui

From the creators of Before After comes another striking book of opposites, this time exploring the concepts of within and without with bright, bold graphics. Safe inside its shell, a baby bird prepares to brave the...

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Easy Peasy: Gardening for Kids

Easy Peasy: Gardening for Kids

Little Gestalten, Kirsten Bradley, Aitch

An introduction to easy gardening so you can grow everywhere and anywhere. Make your home green with fascinating activities for kids and you!

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Creature Features: Dinosaurs

Creature Features: Dinosaurs

Natasha Durley

Vibrantly illustrated by Creature Features illustrator Natasha Durley, this is a dinosaur book w ith a difference. Each page is bursting w ith unusual creatures from the time of the dinosaurs, all united by a common...

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Fairy Tale Play

Fairy Tale Play

Spiers Julia

Play out your favourite fairy tales and invent your own stories with this intricate and beautifully illustrated pop-up book. Featuring four evocative scenes including under the sea, in a forest, at a castle and inside a...

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Diary of a Brilliant Kid: Top Secret Guide to Awesomeness

Diary of a Brilliant Kid: Top Secret Guide to Awesomeness

Andy Cope, Gavin Oattes, Will Hussey

Life, the Universe and Awesomeness Diary of a Brilliant Kid is the tweenager's atlas for navigating life. This interactive collection of stories, quotes, theories and yes, science, guides you through the difficult years...

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 Read reviewCharles Darwin's On the Origin of Species

Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species

Sabina Radeva

The first ever picture-book retelling of Charles Darwin's On The Origin of Species; this accessible work brings evolution to the younger generation through stylish illustrations and a simple, easy-to-understand text.

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Earthrise: Apollo 8 and the Photo That Changed the World

Earthrise: Apollo 8 and the Photo That Changed the World

James Gladstone, Christy Lundy

The story behind the famous 1968 photo taken from aboard Apollo 8

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Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori

Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Raquel Martin

Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Maria Montessori tells the inspiring story of this pioneering teacher and researcher.

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The Squid, the Vibrio and the Moon

The Squid, the Vibrio and the Moon

Ailsa Wild, Aviva Reed, Briony Barr, Gregory Crocetti, Linda Blackall

Learn about the symbiotic relationship between a bobtail squid and a bacterium in this stunning children's book.

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What Do Machines Do All Day

What Do Machines Do All Day

Ms. Jo Nelson, Aleksandar Savic

What do machines do all day? Find out in this fully illustrated book that features more than 100 machines and things that go.

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Feelings Forecasters: A Creative Approach to Managing Emotions

Feelings Forecasters: A Creative Approach to Managing Emotions

Maria Merce Conangla, Jaume Soler

Emotions are like the weather. Which meteorological conditions occur most often in your inner world? Are there any that you are really afraid of? How do you respond when you feel out of control? And if another person is out of...

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From Tiny Seeds: The Amazing Story of How Plants Travel

From Tiny Seeds: The Amazing Story of How Plants Travel

Emilie Vast

Discover the many wonderful ways that seeds can travel and watch as they grow into brand new plants.

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Oprah Winfrey: Run the show like CEO

Oprah Winfrey: Run the show like CEO

Caroline Moss, Sinem Erkas

Learn how Oprah Winfrey became a billionaire businesswoman, in this biography of her life.

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The Wonder of Trees

The Wonder of Trees

Nicola Davies, Lorna Scobie

A beautiful, vibrant and engaging celebration of trees in all their variety by non-fiction specialist Nicola Davies and rising star Lorna Scobie.

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When the Stars Come Out

When the Stars Come Out

Lucy Cartwright, Nicola Edwards

Discover the magic of our world at night, from moonbows to shooting stars and from the polar night to the Northern Lights. Experience how different habitats come alive when the sun sets, meet animals that sleep while swimming or...

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Step Into Your Power: 23 lessons on how to live your best life

Step Into Your Power: 23 lessons on how to live your best life

Andrea Pippins, Jamia Wilson

Learn how to Step Into Your Power, with the help of friendly big sister figure, Jamia Wilson.

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Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood

Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Laura Callaghan

Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Vivienne Westwood tells the inspiring story of this flame-haired fashion designer and businesswoman.

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Amazing Transport

Amazing Transport

Tom Jackson, Chris Mould

Fasten your seat belts and get ready to zoom through the history of transport and discover incredible facts about all kinds of vehicles along the way.     Every day, all over the world, people are busy...

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Australian Backyard Earth Scientist

Australian Backyard Earth Scientist

Peter Macinnis

Find out where rain comes from and what geysers look like! Read about soil becoming too salty and why greenhouse gases are increasing. Did you know that fog is a cloud sitting on the ground and that ice can tell you about the...

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J. K. Rowling: Boss the bestseller list like

J. K. Rowling: Boss the bestseller list like

Caroline Moss, Sinem Erkas

Learn how J. K. Rowling became a best-selling author in this biography of her life

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Ocean

Ocean

Helene Druvert, Emmanuelle Grundmann

This gorgeous, large-format book is filled with clever cutouts exploring the ocean, from the shoreline to the murkiest depths. This fact-filled journey is illustrated by Helene Druvert, the acclaimed creator of Paris Up, Up and...

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Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry

Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry

Neil deGrasse Tyson (American Museum of Natural History), Gregory Mone

America's most celebrated astrophysicist invites young readers to explore the mysteries of the universe.

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Roald Dahl's Matilda's How to be a Genius

Roald Dahl’s Matilda’s How to be a Genius

Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake

Matilda Wormwood is a genius - her brain fizzes and bubbles with brilliance. She outwits her gruesome parents, and even her terrifying head teacher, the monstrous Miss Trunchbull.     You too can baffle,...

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Cute as an Axolotl

Cute as an Axolotl

Jess Keating

Cats of Instagram meets National Geographic in this hilarious picture book about nature's cutest weirdos. With her signature blend of humor and zoological know-how, the author of Pink Is for Blowfish shows how cute animals can...

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The Australian Students' Guide to Writing and Grammar

The Australian Students' Guide to Writing and Grammar

Claire Duffy

In this easy, fun-to-use guide, students, teachers and parents will discover how grammar, punctuation, spelling and well-made sentences make your writing great. With practical tips, interesting insights and step-by-step examples,...

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Cook's Cook

Cook’s Cook

Gavin Bishop

The 1768 journey of James Cook's Endeavour to the South Pacific told through the eyes of the ship's cook

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China: A History

China: A History

the Museum, Cheryl Bardoe

From the popular Field Museum exhibit comes the history of one of the world's most prevalent superpowers: China

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The Bluest of Blues: Anna Atkins and the First Book of Photographs

The Bluest of Blues: Anna Atkins and the First Book of Photographs

Fiona Robinson

A picture-book biography of Anna Atkins--the first person to publish a book of photography

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Build Your Own Dinosaur Museum

Build Your Own Dinosaur Museum

Lonely Planet Kids, Mike Love, Jenny Jacoby

We've just received a new crate of dinosaur fossils - and they need assembling! As the museum's resident dino expert, you'll have to pick the correct room for each skeleton, then get building! There are five pop-up skeletons to...

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My Incredible Netball Journal

My Incredible Netball Journal

Eliza McCann, Sue Cox

Bursting with activities for brain and body, this journal makes sure you've always got netball in your life!How well did you train? How hard did you play?Keep your netball journal handy throughout the...

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Rise: The Sam Thaiday Story (Young Readers' Edition)

Rise: The Sam Thaiday Story (Young Readers' Edition)

Sam Thaiday

For sixteen years, Sam Thaiday has entertained Brisbane Broncos, Queensland State of Origin and Australian fans both on and off the field. He's one of rugby league's most highly regarded and respected players and this book tells...

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A Year of Nature Poems

A Year of Nature Poems

Joseph Coelho, Kelly Louise Judd

A beautifully illustrated portrait of one complete year in nature, with a double page spread dedicated to each month from January through to December.

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Everest

Everest

Sangma Francis, Lisk Feng

A richly informative illustrated work that explores the history of Mount Everest, its natural wonders and the myths and legends that surround it.

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Scratch and Learn Human Body

Scratch and Learn Human Body

Ana Seixas, Katy Flint

See the human body as never before, in this unique scratch and discover format.

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The Atlas of Food

The Atlas of Food

Genny Gallo

The world can be seen from many different viewpoints, but one of the most interesting is certainly food. Don't we always say, we are what we eat ? Therefore, a particular food will reflect the culture, the tradition and the...

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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World

We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World

Malala Yousafzai

Five years on from the publication of her internationally bestselling memoir, We Are Displaced presents true stories of the refugee experience interwoven with Malala's own story of her displacement.  

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Harry Potter: Imagining Hogwarts

Harry Potter: Imagining Hogwarts

Bryan Michael Stoller

A beginner's guide to moviemaking --Cover.

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Paperback Crush: The Totally Radical History of '80s and '90s Teen Fiction

Paperback Crush: The Totally Radical History of ‘80s and '90s Teen Fiction

Gabrielle Moss

Bustle features editor Gabrielle Moss takes the reader on a nostaglic tour of teen book covers of yore, digging deep into the history of the genre as well as the stories behind the best-known series.

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Game On! 2019

Game On! 2019

Scholastic

Get ready for another awesome year of gaming with this ultimate guide to the best games including a definitive list of the biggest games of the past year and the new ones coming in 2019.

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The Clue is in the Poo: And Other Things Too

The Clue is in the Poo: And Other Things Too

Andy Seed, Claire Almon

A fascinating and funny guide to animals and their poo, and all the other tracks and traces they leave behind. Readers will be amazed (and perhaps a little revolted!) by the things that can be learned about wildlife from their...

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100% Full-size Animals

100% Full-size Animals

Isabella Grott

There are few subjects that fascinate children as much as animals: they never tire of reading about their characteristics, but they rarely get the opportunity to see their favourite creatures in person.

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British Museum: So You Think You've Got It Bad? A Kid's Life in Ancient Greece

British Museum: So You Think You’ve Got It Bad? A Kid’s Life in Ancient Greece

Chae Strathie, Marisa Morea

A kid's life in ancient Greece might sound like fun, what with all that brilliant sunny weather and watching the Olympic Games, but actually life for kids could be pretty hard.

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101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)

101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)

David Astle

101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes) is a mini-dictionary jam-packed with unusual or interesting words, followed by a fun and descriptive definition for each one.Filled with silly pictures and strange wordy facts, this is...

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Heroes: Incredible true stories of courageous animals

Heroes: Incredible true stories of courageous animals

David Long, Kerry Hyndman

Courageous dogs, cats, birds, horses, and even a bear have shown courage and devotion, and this book tells you their extraordinary stories. Includes the story of Jet the Alsatian who became a hero of the Blitz, pulling survivors...

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The Atlas Obscura Explorer's Guide for the World's Most Adventurous Kid

The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid

Dylan Thuras, Rosemary Mosco, Joy Ang

Calling all curious kids! It's time to pack your bags and embark on the journey of a lifetime. Created by the same team behind Atlas Obscura, the #1 New York Times bestseller that has over 600,000 copies in print in its first...

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The Amazingly Disorganised Help Dictionary

The Amazingly Disorganised Help Dictionary

Georgia Productions

The Amazingly Disorganised Help Dictionary is a scrapbook of my brain; how I use my lack of concentration and hyperactivity to be creative, to come up with ideas and to NEVER GIVE UP. It contains random and relatable lists, hot...

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