New non-fiction for kids & teens

How to Make a Better World

How to Make a Better World

Keilly Swift

A fun and inspiring practical guide on how young people can make a real difference

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What Do Scientists Do All Day?

What Do Scientists Do All Day?

Maggie Li, Jane Wilsher

What do scientists do all day? Find out in this fully illustrated book that features more than 100 types of scientist.

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Beautiful Eggs

Beautiful Eggs

Alice Lindstrom

A large-format board book for Easter that celebrates traditions of egg-decorating from around the world in exquisite cut-paper illustration.

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The Great Big Brain Book

The Great Big Brain Book

Ros Asquith, Mary Hoffman

Brains are amazing! Find out how our brains work and how they control the rest of the body. From how they create our memories, to how they help us learn new things, get ready to uncover lots of fascinating facts about the brain.

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Grow: Secrets of Our DNA

Grow: Secrets of Our DNA

Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton

From the award-winning team behind Tiny and Lots comes a new book exploring another fascinating area of biology: growth

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Stars Before Bedtime: A mindful fall-asleep book

Stars Before Bedtime: A mindful fall-asleep book

Jessamy Hibberd, Claire Grace, Hannah Tolson

Stars Before Bedtime is the perfect fall-asleep book. Calming relaxation exercises are seamlessly woven into the magical stories about the glittering night sky to help children settle before drifting off to sleep.

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What Can I Do When I Grow Up?

What Can I Do When I Grow Up?

The School of Life

A unique, illustrated guide to the world of work, bringing clarity to children's essential questions on potential future careers.

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Slow Down: Bring Calm to a Busy World with 50 Nature Stories

Slow Down: Bring Calm to a Busy World with 50 Nature Stories

Rachel Williams, Freya Hartas

Bring calm to a busy world with 50 nature stories All around us, nature is turning, growing...and working. Every day, hour by hour, magical transformations happen right in front of you. But it's not always easy to see them...

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Astrid Lindgren (Little People, Big Dreams)

Astrid Lindgren (Little People, Big Dreams)

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Linzie Hunter

Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Astrid Lindgren tells the inspiring story of the Swedish author and creator of Pippi Longstocking.

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One World, Many Colours

One World, Many Colours

Ben Lerwill, Alette Straathof

A lyrical and vibrant exploration of the world told through the spectrum of colour, from travel writer Ben Lerwill and with stunning illustrations by Alette Straathof.

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 Read reviewAnzac Girl: The War Diaries of Alice Ross-King

Anzac Girl: The War Diaries of Alice Ross-King

Jess Racklyeft, Kate Simpson

It was 1914 when Sister Alice Ross-King left Australia for the war. Nursing was her passion - all she had ever wanted to do. But Alice couldn't have imagined what she would see. She served four long years and was brave, humble and...

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Build Your Own History Museum

Build Your Own History Museum

Lonely Planet Kids, Mike Love, Beatrice Blue, Claudia Martin

A crate has arrived and it's packed with treasures from the ancient world! Can you assemble them and assign each to the right room in time for the museum's big opening? Among the treasures to display are an Egyptian sarcophagus, a...

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Girls Can Fly

Girls Can Fly

Sally Morgan, Ambelin Kwaymullina

Girls Can Fly is an inspirational, young teen book from award-winning Aboriginal writer and artist Sally Morgan and her equally talented daughter Ambelin.

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The Incredible Yet True Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt

The Incredible Yet True Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt

Volker Mehnert, Claudia Lieb

An immersive and beautifully illustrated narrative biography about the German explorer and early scientist Alexander von Humboldt, whose journeys throughout the world yielded countless discoveries and earned him the admiration of...

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Martin Luther King, Jr. (Little People, Big Dreams)

Martin Luther King, Jr. (Little People, Big Dreams)

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Mai Ly Degnan

Learn about the incredible life of Martin Luther King, Jr., the inspiring minister and civil rights activist, in this book from the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series.

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Starting Secondary School

Starting Secondary School

Michael Carr-Gregg, Sharon Witt

'We want to give you and your child the best opportunity to thrive in secondary school. By the end of this book you're going to feel a whole lot more capable of dealing with what Year 7 throws at you.'

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She is Fierce: Brave, Bold  and Beautiful Poems by Women

She is Fierce: Brave, Bold and Beautiful Poems by Women

Ana Sampson

An empowering selection of poems by women - from classic, well loved poets to innovative and bold modern voices.

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Get Growing

Get Growing

Holly Farrell

Put the fun into gardening with this beautifully illustrated guide to growing plants indoors and out.

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Evonne Goolagong (Little People, Big Dreams)

Evonne Goolagong (Little People, Big Dreams)

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Lisa Koesterke

Part of the bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Evonne Goolagong tells the inspiring story of this indigenous Australian tennis star.

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Why do dogs sniff bottoms?

Why do dogs sniff bottoms?

Lily Snowden-Fine, Nick Crumpton

A humorous book that poses and answers twenty questions about man's best friend and what makes them so unique.

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I Heart the World

I Heart the World

Tania McCartney

Ready for a global adventure? Pack your passport and a sense of wonder as you travel our amazing world through the gorgeous pages of this book!

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Queer Heroes: Meet 53 LGBTQ Heroes From Past and Present!

Queer Heroes: Meet 53 LGBTQ Heroes From Past and Present!

Arabelle Sicardi, Sarah Tanat-Jones

A beautiful, bold book of biographies celebrating the achievements of LGBT people through history and from around the world.

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Will the Wonderkid

Will the Wonderkid

Stephanie Owen Reeder

It's December 1914, and young Will Hutchison heads off into the South Australian desert in search of gold with his father, two other explorers and six camels. Their expedition doesn't go according to plan, and finding water...

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Slam Your Poetry: Write a Revolution

Slam Your Poetry: Write a Revolution

Miles Merrill, Narcisa Nozica

No props. No music. No costumes. Just you, your words and a mic - you've got two minutes to make the crowd scream your name. Miles Merrill, performance poet and founder of Australian Poetry Slam, and award-winning teacher Narcisa...

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Animal Antics

Animal Antics

DK

Looks at some of the most weird aspects of animal behaviour. This title helps you find out all about the strange and surreal things that animals do - and why. It features colourful photography of wild animals capturing all the...

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Unlocking the Universe

Unlocking the Universe

Stephen Hawking, Lucy Hawking

Have you ever wondered how the universe began? Or what it takes to put humans on the moon - or even on Mars? What would you do if you could travel through space and time?

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The Colossal Book of Colour

The Colossal Book of Colour

Lorna Hendry

The Colossal Book of Colours takes a broad and fascinating look at the science behind the paints and pigments that bring joy to our world.

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7 Steps to Get Your Child Reading

7 Steps to Get Your Child Reading

Louise Park

Generation Alpha is the swiper, pincher, tapper cohort, the first to grow up with devices in their hands. They are breaking new ground as a result of technological advances, while you, their parents, are having to navigate these...

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The Wonderful Wisdom of Ants

The Wonderful Wisdom of Ants

Philip Bunting

The answers to lifes biggest questions can be found in the smallest places, once you are ready to look. Get set for an insightful (and hilarious) peek into what we can learn from the world of the ant.

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Big Ideas For Young Thinkers

Big Ideas For Young Thinkers

Jamia Wilson, Andrea Pippins

An inclusive philosophy book for the next generation of young thinkers.

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What's Out There?

What’s Out There?

Nicole Stewart

A colourful picture book that every Australian child should have in their collection.

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This Book Will (Help) Cool the Climate

This Book Will (Help) Cool the Climate

Isabel Thomas, Alex Paterson

50 ways to empower kids to save our planet from climate change!

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Everybody Counts: A counting story from 0 to 7.5 billion

Everybody Counts: A counting story from 0 to 7.5 billion

Kristin Roskifte

Everybody Counts takes readers on a lively journey through all the diversity the world has to offer, from 0 to 7.5 billion.

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Unseen Worlds

Unseen Worlds

Helene Rajcak, Damien Laverdunt

Travel to locations both familiar and strange as you search for the smallest creatures on Planet Earth. You'll never see the world the same way again!

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David Attenborough (Little People, Big Dreams)

David Attenborough (Little People, Big Dreams)

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Mikyo Noh

New in the Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of David Attenborough, the inspiring broadcaster and conservationist.

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Encyclopedia of Animals

Encyclopedia of Animals

Jules Howard, Jarom Vogel

A comprehensive guide to the animal kingdom covering: fish, reptiles, invertebrates, amphibians, birds and mammals

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This Book Is Anti-Racist

This Book Is Anti-Racist

Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand

Learn about identities, histories, and anti-racism work in 20 carefully laid out chapters.

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Little Women: The Official Movie Companion

Little Women: The Official Movie Companion

Gina McIntyre

Go behind the scenes with the March sisters in this in-world guide to Little Women, as adapted and directed by Greta Gerwig.

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Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats

Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats

Hazel Flynn

Why does each koala in a zoo need 1000 trees? How do you check a Tree-kangaroo's pouch for joeys? Why is a wombat's poo square-shaped? And how do dogs help look after 'extinct' bandicoots?

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Our Planet: The One Place We All Call Home

Our Planet: The One Place We All Call Home

Matt Whyman, Richard Jones

The official children's book to the Netflix original documentary series, Our Planet, with a foreword by Sir David Attenborough.

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Surviving Year 12

Surviving Year 12

Michael Carr-Gregg, Elly Robinson

Each year, more and more emphasis is placed on achieving good results in the end-of-school exams. This can lead to students feeling extraordinary pressure and having unrealistic expectations.

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Madam C.J. Walker Builds a Business

Madam C.J. Walker Builds a Business

Rebel Girls, Jestine Ware, Salini Perera

From the world of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls comes the fictionalized biography based on the life of Madam C.J. Walker: America's first self-made millionaire.

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Ada Lovelace Cracks the Code

Ada Lovelace Cracks the Code

Rebel Girls, Jestine Ware, Marina Muun

From the world of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls comes the fictionalized biography about the exciting life and adventures of Ada Lovelace.

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This Is 18

This Is 18

Jessica Bennett, New York Times

A stunning celebration of girlhood around the world, from the New York Times. 

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Me Time

Me Time

Jessica Sanders

A pocket guide to positivity and self-care by the author of Love Your Body!

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My Feel Good Book: 90 ways to feel confident and happy to be you!

My Feel Good Book: 90 ways to feel confident and happy to be you!

Francoize Boucher

A brilliantly fun and uplifting must-have guide of 90 ways to feel confident and happy to be you!

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