Recent picture books from 2015 & 2016

Lucky Lazlo

Lucky Lazlo

Steve Light

It's curtains up on a production from Steve Light, whose intricate pen-and-ink style sets the stage for a high-speed chase through the theatre!

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Magnificent Creatures: Animals on the Move!

Magnificent Creatures: Animals on the Move!

Anna Wright

An introduction to the natural world that is enlivened by the author's sophisticated and fun art style which mixes pen and ink, watercolour and fabric collage. In this title, you can find out what 'pronking' is and how one...

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Friends Forever

Friends Forever

Roald Kaldestad, Bjørn Rune Lie

Change is a constant in the worlds of adults and children alike. Friends Forever's poignant story addresses its unexpected arrival and, through a softly colored palette, shows that change can be soothed by fond memories. The...

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 Special priceOne Minute

One Minute

Somin Ahn

In simple text and illustrations, the author explains all the things that can happen in a minute - both good and bad.

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The House that Flew Away

The House that Flew Away

Davide Cali, Catarina Sobral

Getting home after a long day's work to find your house flying off - now there's an upsetting situation. What can you do? Who should you ask for help? This story is about that rare phenomenon: a house that takes a notion to take...

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Ducks Away!

Ducks Away!

Mem Fox, Judy Horacek

Five little ducks went out one day... over the bridge, and away!

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Radio Rescue!

Radio Rescue!

Jane Jolly, mr Robert Ingpen

Jim and his family live happily on their remote outback station. Yet, sometimes Jim feels lonely. Jim's Dad enjoys droving and shearing his sheep but sometimes he wishes he could chat to a mate. Jim's Mum is always busy with the...

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The Tale of the Castle Mice

The Tale of the Castle Mice

Michael Bond, Sue Buswell (Freelance Editor), Emily Sutton

The Earl's Castle is home to a magnificent doll's house, and inside lives a family of mice. Mr and Mrs Perk and their thirteen children live happily together and work hard to maintain their splendid home. But one day their beloved...

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Plenty of Love to Go Round

Plenty of Love to Go Round

Emma Chichester Clark, Sue Buswell (Freelance Editor)

When Binky the cat moves in next door, Plum can't understand why everyone likes him so much. But she soon learns that there's no need to be jealous and there's plenty of love to go round. Inspired by the hugely popular Plumdog...

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Cat Knit

Cat Knit

Jacob Grant

Cat and Yarn are best friends. But when Yarn changes, Cat isn't happy!

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Hiding Heidi

Hiding Heidi

Fiona Woodcock

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Singer and the Paint

Singer and the Paint

Fredun Shapur, Mira Shapur

In this cheerful story, Amy and Sam are helping to paint the furniture at home. Their excitable dog, Singer, decides to lend them a hand by wagging and thumping her tail on the wet paint. In the colourful calamity that ensues,...

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What's Hidden in the Sea?

What’s Hidden in the Sea?

Aina Bestard

At first glance, all is still and quiet under the sea. In this title, when you look closely through the glasses' three coloured transparent sheets, as if by magic, fish and fauna come to life.

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The Museum of Me

The Museum of Me

Emma Lewis

Follow a little girl on a journey of discovery to find out what museums are and what they hold in store.

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The Patchwork Bike

The Patchwork Bike

Maxine Beneba Clarke, Van T. Rudd

What's the best fun in the whole village? Riding the patchwork bike we made! A joyous picture book for children by award-winning author Maxine Beneba Clarke.

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The Tales of Mrs Mancini

The Tales of Mrs Mancini

Natalie Jane Prior, Cheryl Orsini

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Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou

Lisbeth Kaiser, Isabel Sanchez Vergara

Meet one of the world's most beloved writers in this book for readers as young as 4 years. First in a brand new biography series that introduces children to history's highest achievers.

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 Read reviewMr Chicken Arriva a Roma

Mr Chicken Arriva a Roma

Leigh Hobbs

Mr Chicken has been to Paris and London, but his taste for travel is insatiable - now it's time to visit Rome, a city of ancient wonders and delicious things to eat. From the hilarious mind of the 2016-2017 Australian Children's...

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Leave Me Alone

Leave Me Alone

Vera Brosgol

A grandmother leaves her tiny home and her very big family and journeys to the moon and beyond to find peace and quiet to finish her knitting. Along the way, she encounters ravenous bears, obnoxious goats, and even hordes of...

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 Read reviewHome in the Rain

Home in the Rain

Bob Graham

The extraordinary touches a seemingly ordinary moment of family life, in this tender, heart-warming story from the award-winning Bob Graham.

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 Read reviewWe Found a Hat

We Found a Hat

Jon Klassen

The multiple award-winning and bestselling Jon Klassen presents the final tale in his acclaimed and bestselling hat trilogy, giving his deadpan finale a surprising new twist...

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Hello Sydney!

Hello Sydney!

Megan McKean

Go on a look and find adventure, with the help of some friendly, but naughty local seagulls, and discover 15 iconic Sydney locations from Taronga Zoo to Bondi Beach.

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The Fabulous Friend Machine

The Fabulous Friend Machine

Nick Bland

Popcorn is, quite simply, the friendliest chicken at Fiddlesticks farm! When she finds a Fabulous Friend Machine in the barn, she sets about making some brand new friends. But behind the screen of the Fabulous Friend Machine,...

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Mother Fox and Her Cubs

Mother Fox and Her Cubs

Amandine Momenceau

At the edge of the forest, Mother Fox gazes fondly at her young frolicking in the snow. But the cubs venture a bit too far - and all of a sudden, they vanish! Mother Fox sets off in search of them, but there are so many trees, and...

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Super Rabbit

Super Rabbit

Stephanie Blake

Simon is not afraid of anything. He's Super Rabbit! But one day when he goes out to save the world, he comes across a situation he wasn't expecting.

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 Read reviewLots

Lots

Marc Martin

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Melbourne Word By Word

Melbourne Word By Word

Michael McMahon

Word by word, sound by sound, sight by familiar sight, this is a book that evokes the spirit of Melbourne. Take a meander through Melbourne's iconic landmarks and hidden gems, and soak up the distinct Melbourne atmosphere, page by...

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One Photo

One Photo

Ross Watkins, Liz Anelli

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Small Things

Small Things

Mel Tregonning

An ordinary boy in an ordinary world...With no words, only illustrations, Small Things tells the story of a boy who feels alone with his worries, but who learns that help is always close by.

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The Tale of Kitty In Boots

The Tale of Kitty In Boots

Beatrix Potter, Quentin Blake

Told with Beatrix Potter's trademark dry humour and wry observations, this brilliant tale is sure to become as popular as her original classics and is illustrated by the best-loved Quentin Blake.

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Do Not Open This Book

Do Not Open This Book

Andy Lee, Heath McKenzie

A hilarious new book from radio extraordinaire and all-round funny guy, Andy Lee.

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 Read reviewAda Twist, Scientist

Ada Twist, Scientist

Andrea Beaty, David Roberts

A story of the power of curiosity in the hands of a child on a mission to use science to understand her world

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Blue, The Builder's Dog

Blue, The Builder’s Dog

Jennifer Storer, Andrew Joyner

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 Read reviewA Child of Books

A Child of Books

Sam Winston, Oliver Jeffers

A beautiful, poignant and timely manifesto for the myriad rewards of reading and sharing the enjoyment of stories.

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King Baby

King Baby

Kate Beaton

I am King Baby! You have been waiting for me. I will give you many blessings, for King Baby is generous...

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Atlas of Animal Adventures: Natural Wonders, Exciting Experiences and Fun Festivities from the Four Corners of the Globe

Atlas of Animal Adventures: Natural Wonders, Exciting Experiences and Fun Festivities from the Four Corners of the Globe

Lucy Letherland, Rachel Williams, Emily Hawkins

A follow-up to the best-selling Atlas of Adventures, this book collects together the most unmissable events, epic migrations and extraordinary behaviours of the animal kingdom, from around the world.

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 Read reviewFabish: the Horse That Braved a Bushfire

Fabish: the Horse That Braved a Bushfire

Neridah McMullin, Andrew McLean

A powerful and beautifully illustrated picture book based on the true story of a brave horse called Fabish, who saved a group of young horses during the Black Saturday bushfires.

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 Read reviewWelcome To Country

Welcome To Country

Aunty Joy Murphy, Lisa Kennedy

This is an expansive and generous Welcome to Country from a most respected Elder, Aunty Joy Murphy, beautifully given form by Indigenous artist Lisa Kennedy.

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Grandpa's Big Adventure

Grandpa’s Big Adventure

Paul Newman, Tom Jellett

I'm afraid of the water . . . but Grandpa loves it, and he's teaching me to swim. Maybe if I can swim, I'll have adventures like him one day . . .

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All My Treasures: A Book of Joy

All My Treasures: A Book of Joy

Jo Witek, Christine Roussey

Readers will love sharing this exploration of happiness and the true nature of joy

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 Read reviewSteve Goes to Carnival

Steve Goes to Carnival

Joshua Button, Robyn Wells

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 Read reviewPetunia Paris's Parrot

Petunia Paris’s Parrot

Katie Haworth, Jo Williamson

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Don't Call Me Bear

Don’t Call Me Bear

Aaron Blabey

G'day my name is Warren, and I've got something to share... Just because I'm furry doesn't mean that I'm a bear. Warren the Koala is many things-a marsupial, cute and furry, a bit of a grump-but the one thing he's not is a...

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 Read reviewThe Journey

The Journey

Sanna Francesca, Francesca Sanna

With haunting echoes of current affairs this beautifully illustrated book explores the unimaginable decisions made as a family leave their home and everything they know to escape the turmoil and tragedy brought by war. This book...

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Archie Snufflekins Oliver Valentine Cupcake Tiberius Cat

Archie Snufflekins Oliver Valentine Cupcake Tiberius Cat

Katie Harnett

Archie, Cupcake, Oliver, Valentine... the cat who lives on Blossom Street is called something different by everyone, and loved by all. But there is one house on the street that he hasn't visited yet... In this sweet story, Katie...

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 Read reviewCircle

Circle

Jeannie Baker

In an infinity of sky, tiny godwit birds follow ancient, invisible migratory pathways, flying on and on for nine nights and nine days, flying without rest... This is their story.

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Let'S Play!

Let’S Play!

Herve Tullet

Japanese edition of Let's Play! By Herve Tullet. Open the book, see and touch the yellow circle. Pushes the oil, traced by, blowing, skip and .... Yellow circle starts to move, France to the picture book of the new sensation....

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Gary

Gary

Leila Rudge (Author/Illustrator)

Gary the pigeon can't fly. When his racing pigeon friends head off in their travel basket, Gary stays at home. He organises his scrapbook of travel mementos and dreams about the adventures the other pigeons are having. But when...

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Tidy

Tidy

Emily Gravett

Pete the badger likes to keep the forest neat and tidy. But sometimes it's good to know when to stop!

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 Read reviewCan I Build Another Me?

Can I Build Another Me?

Shinsuke Yoshitake

Follows a child's hilarious, wildly inventive train of thought as he decides to make a clone of himself - and starts to ponder what makes him.

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 Read reviewCloth Lullaby:The Woven Life of Louise Bourgeois

Cloth Lullaby:The Woven Life of Louise Bourgeois

Amy Novesky, Isabelle Arsenault

With a beautifully nuanced and poetic story, this book stunningly captures the relationship between mother and daughter and illuminates how memories are woven into us all.

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I Am Doodle Cat

I Am Doodle Cat

Kat Patrick, Lauren Marriott

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Milo: A Moving Story

Milo: A Moving Story

Tohby Riddle

A sweet and funny story about a city-dwelling dog, a day when everything goes wrong, a curious rescue and a surprising gift.

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Pig the Winner

Pig the Winner

Aaron Blabey

Pig was a pug and I'm sorry to say if he didn't come first it would ruin his day. Won't he ever learn?! Pig, the world's greediest Pug, won't play fair. He'll do anything to win! Another laugh-out-loud book from the...

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Numerical Street

Numerical Street

Hilary Bell, Antonia Pesenti

From the creators of the bestselling Alphabetical Sydney comes a counting book set in a bright and quirky streetscape where there's always something new to find. Children will love counting the objects they see as they hop, skip...

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Hattie Helps out

Hattie Helps out

Jane Godwin, Davina Bell, Freya Blackwood

It's a busy day at Hattie's house. There's a lot to do before Dad's birthday party. Hattie is being very helpful, until it's time for her afternoon nap. Hattie's not even sleepy! But Mama looks tired. Very tired... A...

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I Need a Hug

I Need a Hug

Aaron Blabey

All this little porcupine wants is a hug. But with such prickly spikes, will she ever get the cuddle she craves? A truly adorable tale from the best-selling creator of Pig the Pug and Thelma the Unicorn.

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Lara of Newtown

Lara of Newtown

Chris McKimmie

Nana Banana called her Misty, until she couldn't look after her any more. When she was a Christmas present for Noni Nice of Pymble, Noni named her Nigella. After that she didn't have a name for a while...But when the Kafoops...

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Hairy Maclary and Friends: Six Rollicking Stories

Hairy Maclary and Friends: Six Rollicking Stories

Lynley Dodd

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Something Wonderful

Something Wonderful

Raewyn Caisley, Karen Blair

Sam likes to pull things apart and put them back together, and think about how things work. But he is sometimes so busy doing this, he forgets his chores on the family farm. Then one day he creates something truly wonderful.

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 Read reviewThe Most Wonderful Thing in the World

The Most Wonderful Thing in the World

Vivian French, Angela Barrett

A funny and heart-warming fairy tale about our values by Vivian French, exquisitely illustrated by Angela Barrett.

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My Dog Bigsy

My Dog Bigsy

Alison Lester

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Flora and the Peacocks

Flora and the Peacocks

Molly Idle

In this wordless book with interactive flaps, a little girl named Flora forms a friendship with two peacocks as the three learn to dance together.   

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Moomin and the Wishing Star

Moomin and the Wishing Star

Tove Jansson

When Moomintroll finds a beautiful shiny pebble, Snorkmaiden thinks it might be a star - and if it is a star, then Moomin can make a wish! But wishes are difficult things to get right, and while Moomin worries about what his wish...

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Paris Up, Up and Away

Paris Up, Up and Away

Helene Druvert

Suitable young children, this book is all about Paris.

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My Sister is a Superhero

My Sister is a Superhero

Damon Young, Peter Carnavas

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The Big Fish

The Big Fish

Pamela Allen

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 Read reviewHOP Up! Wriggle Over!

HOP Up! Wriggle Over!

Elizabeth Honey

Come and play with a frolicsome family of unique Australian animals. Join in with the satisfying sounds and familiar expressions as the young ones zip, boing and bounce their way through the day.

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Tough Guys Have Feelings Too

Tough Guys Have Feelings Too

Negley Keith, Keith Negley

A boldly illustrated picture book read-aloud about how everyone gets sad - ninjas, wrestlers, knights, superheroes, everyone...

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The Singing Bones: Inspired by Grimms' Fairy Tales

The Singing Bones: Inspired by Grimms' Fairy Tales

Shaun Tan, Philip Pullman

In this beautifully presented volume, the essence of seventy-five fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm is wonderfully evoked by Shaun Tan's extraordinary sculptures.

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 Read reviewThe Day The Crayons Came Home

The Day The Crayons Came Home

Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers

The hilarious sequel to the prize-winning, international bestseller The Day the Crayons Quit!

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Love Is My Favourite Thing

Love Is My Favourite Thing

Emma Chichester Clark

Plum has lots of favourite things: catching sticks, her bear, her bed - but really LOVE is her absolute favourite thing. She loves her family, and they love her. But trouble loves Plum too; sometimes she just can't help doing...

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Ollie and the Wind

Ollie and the Wind

Ronojoy Ghosh

Sometimes the best things appear out of thin air The wind blows all day on Ollie's island. There aren't many people around, but there's lots of space to play. One day the wind steals Ollie's hat. Then it darts away with his...

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A Is for Australia

A Is for Australia

Frane Lessac (Author/Illustrator)

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The Dreadful Fluff

The Dreadful Fluff

Aaron Blabey

From the award-winning author of Pearl Barley and Charlie Parsley, Sunday Chutney and The Ghost of Miss Annabel Spoon .

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I'm a Girl!

I’m a Girl!

Yasmeen Ismail

I am a Girl! is a wonderful celebration of being who we are and not being pigeon-holed or restricted by gender stereotypes. Most of all it is full of energy and laugh-out-loud funny. Who says that pink is for girls and blue is for...

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A Forest

A Forest

Marc Martin

Once there was a forest. One day people began cutting down the forest.

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Pom Pom Gets the Grumps

Pom Pom Gets the Grumps

Sophy Henn

When Pom Pom Panda wakes up in a bad mood one morning, nothing is right. And then things go from bad to worse.

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Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas

Piranhas Don’t Eat Bananas

Aaron Blabey

'Hey there guys. Would you like a banana? What's wrong with you, Brian? Youre a Piranha.' Brian is a piranha. He is also a vegetarian. But do you think he can convince his family to join him?

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Red: A Crayon's Story

Red: A Crayon’s Story

Michael Hall

This is a story about a crayon I know.I wrote it for you.

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 Read reviewGrandad's Island

Grandad’s Island

Benji Davies

A beautifully realised, delicately handled story about a little boy coming to terms with the loss of his much-loved grandfather.

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 Read reviewMr Huff

Mr Huff

Anna Walker

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Adelaide'S Secret World

Adelaide’S Secret World

Elise Hurst

Adelaide leads a quiet life in the midst of the city. At night she listens to the song of the stars, but during the day she watches over the others like her. Little does Adelaide know that her secret world will soon be transformed...

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And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda

And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda

Eric Bogle, Bruce Whatley

But the band played 'Waltzing Matilda' when we stopped to bury our slain. We buried ours, and the Turks buried theirs; then we started all over again. Eric Bogle's famous and familiar Australian song about the Battle of Gallipoli...

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 Read reviewTeddy Took the Train

Teddy Took the Train

Nicki Greenberg

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How Turtle Got His Shell and Other Stories

How Turtle Got His Shell and Other Stories

James Vance Marshall, Francis Firebrace

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The Umbrella

The Umbrella

Dieter Schubert, Ingrid Schubert

A little dog finds an umbrella in the garden on a windy day. The moment the dog picks up the umbrella, it catches the wind and pulls the dog skywards. This is the start to a fantastic journey around the world.

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 Read reviewImaginary Fred

Imaginary Fred

Eoin Colfer, Oliver Jeffers

An extraordinary collaboration between Irish Children's Laureate, Eoin Colfer, and picture book superstar, Oliver Jeffers!

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 Read reviewFairytales for Mr Barker

Fairytales for Mr Barker

Jessica Ahlberg

Peep through the holes in this delightful fairytale adventure.

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 Read reviewGrandma's House

Grandma’s House

Alice Melvin

Often, after school, Sally goes to her grandmother's house where everything is different, but always the same. She puts her coat on the hook in the hall, pours a glass of milk for herself in the kitchen and tries to reach the...

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This & That HB

This & That HB

Mem Fox, Judy Horacek

The brilliant team that brought you the best-selling Where is the Green Sheep? have a new story to tell. A story of THIS, and a story of THAT. An utterly delightful bedtime tale.

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Sir Lilypad

Sir Lilypad

Anna Kemp, Sara Ogilvie

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Welcome to the Neighbourwood

Welcome to the Neighbourwood

Shawn Sheehy

In this stunning pop-up book, meet seven animal builders and see how their unique skills help them survive - and live together in harmony in the neighbourwood.

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Kitchen Disco

Kitchen Disco

Clare Foges, Al Murphy

At night when you are sleeping There's a party in your house, It's a pumping, jumping, funky bash When all the lights go out . . When the sun goes down, the Kitchen Disco starts up - and all the fruit in the fruit bowl...

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Very Noisy Bear

Very Noisy Bear

Nick Bland

The Very Cranky Bear and his friends are back! There's music in the air in the Jingle Jangle Jungle! Can Bear's friends help him find the perfect instrument to play?

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The Bear and the Piano

David Litchfield

A moving tale of exploration and belonging from an exciting debut author-illustrator.

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The Bear Report

The Bear Report

Thyra Heder, Laurent Fau

A girl takes a lively journey through the arctic in this stunning picture book by the author-illustrator of Fraidyzoo

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I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!

I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!

Emma Chichester Clark

Every night Blue Kangaroo falls fast asleep, cuddled in Lily's arms. But as new toy animals start arriving, Blue Kangaroo worries that there just isn't enough room for him anymore. When he goes missing, Lily looks everywhere for...

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Captain Jack and the Pirates

Captain Jack and the Pirates

Peter Bently, Helen Oxenbury

Reveals how a family day out at the beach turn into a wonderful piratical adventure. This book is suitable for children.

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Caravan Fran

Caravan Fran

Cheryl Orsini

Three friends are setting off on a beach holiday - but when things go wrong, some quick thinking helps save the day.

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Swimmy

Swimmy

Leo Lionni

Deep in the sea there lives a school of little fish. Their watery world is full of wonders, but there is also danger, and the little fish are afraid to come out of hiding... until Swimmy comes along. Swimmy shows his friends that,...

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Please Mr Panda

Please Mr Panda

Steve Antony

Steve Antony's first tale about the irreverent Mr Panda in his pursuit for proper manners is fast becoming a modern classic.

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Eye to Eye

Eye to Eye

Graeme Base

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Shine

Shine

Trace Balla

A story for the very young about loss and the everlasting power of love. From the maker of Rivertime.

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The Little Bookshop and the Origami Army

The Little Bookshop and the Origami Army

Michael Foreman

When the Mayor decides to close down Joey's favourite bookshop in order to build a big superstore, Joey calls upon his friend, Origami Girl, to help. Origami Girl creates an army out of characters from famous children's books to...

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Dog and the Lost Leg

Dog and the Lost Leg

Carlee Yardley

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I Want Spaghetti!

I Want Spaghetti!

Stephanie Blake

A picture book for toddlers who might recognise themselves in cheeky Simon, the fussy eater. Once there was a little rabbit who only wanted to eat one thing... spaghetti!

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One Word from Sophia

One Word from Sophia

Jim Averbeck, Yasmeen Ismail

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Alfie and Grandma

Alfie and Grandma

Shirley Hughes

Alfie and Grandma are very special friends, and together they have lots of adventures! A special edition of previously published stories collected together in a celebration of grandmas and grandchildren from Shirley Hughes,...

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 Read reviewMy Pop is a Pirate

My Pop is a Pirate

Damon Young, Peter Carnavas

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15 Things Not to Do with a Baby

15 Things Not to Do with a Baby

Margaret McAllister, Holly Sterling

Congratulations! You now have a baby in your family. Follow our top tips and you' ll all be very happy.

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When Dad Showed Me the Universe

When Dad Showed Me the Universe

Ulf Stark, Eva Eriksson

Tonight, Dad wants to show Ulf something very special: the universe. On the way, they learn that sometimes the most important things are right under your nose.

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Ketzel, the Cat Who Composed

Ketzel, the Cat Who Composed

Leslea Newman, Amy June Bates

A kitten's stroll down a keyboard leads to a celebrated one-minute composition in this charming portrait of a remarkable true friendship.

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I Am Yoga

I Am Yoga

Susan Verde, Peter H. Reynolds

An enlightening picture book that encourages self-expression through yoga by bestselling illustrator Peter H. Reynolds and yoga instructor Susan Verde

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The World In A Second

The World In A Second

Isabel Minhos Martins, Bernardo Carvalho

Each time a second crosses the world, millions of big things and little things happen -- here, there, and everywhere!

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There's a Bear on My Chair

There’s a Bear on My Chair

Ross Collins

Poor Mouse! A bear has settled in his favourite chair and that chair just isn't big enough for two. Mouse tries all kinds of tactics to move the pesky Bear but nothing works and poor Mouse gives up. Once Mouse has gone, Bear gets...

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Meg and the Dragon

Meg and the Dragon

David Walser, Jan Pienkowski

Meg is busy preparing for her Halloween party when disaster strikes and she breaks her teapot! But with the help of one of her magic spells, Meg is all set to save the day! A brand new story featuring two best-loved and classic...

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 Read reviewThe Marvellous Fluffy Squishy Itty Bitty

The Marvellous Fluffy Squishy Itty Bitty

Beatrice Alemagna

Eddie knows her mum would love a Fluffy Squishy Itty Bitty for her birthday. The only problem is that she doesn't know what a Fluffy Squishy Itty Bitty is, or where to find one.

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Some Swell Pup Or Are You Sure You Want A Dog?

Some Swell Pup Or Are You Sure You Want A Dog?

Maurice Sendak

For the first time in paperback comes this unique tale about children learning patience and care through looking after their new puppy.

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A Day at the Fire Station

A Day at the Fire Station

Richard Scarry

Filled with information about firefighters and Scarry's sense of fun, this book will delight young readers everywhere. Drippy and Sticky the decorators have come to paint the Busytown Fire Station. But with Smokey and the...

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 Read reviewAs An Oak Tree Grows

As An Oak Tree Grows

G. Brian Karas, MR G Brian Karas

An inventive book that relays history from a unique perspective, showing how much the world can transform from a single vantage point. It lets readers watch as populations shift and the landscape transitions from country to city....

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This is Sadie

This is Sadie

Sarah O'Leary, Julie Morstad

Sadie is a little girl with a big imagination. 

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Paul Meets Bernadette

Paul Meets Bernadette

Rosy Lamb

An original, funny and touching goldfish love story, exquisitely illustrated by fine artist, Rosy Lamb.

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Brave As Can Be: A Book of Courage

Brave As Can Be: A Book of Courage

Jo Witek, Christine Roussey

From the author-illustrator team of the breakout bestseller In My Heart comes an empowering exploration of fears and how to overcome them.

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What Pet Should I Get?

What Pet Should I Get?

Dr Seuss, Dr Suess

A boy wants all of the pets in a pet store but he and his sister can choose only one. End notes discuss Dr. Seuss's pets, his creative process, and the discovery of the manuscript and illustrations for What Pet Should I Get?

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 Read reviewBob the Railway Dog

Bob the Railway Dog

Corinne Fenton, Andrew McLean

The true story of a little dog who had adventure in his heart and the rattle of the rails in his soul.

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I'm a Hungry Dinosaur

I’m a Hungry Dinosaur

Janeen Brian, Ann James

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 Read reviewThe Worm Who Knew Karate

The Worm Who Knew Karate

Jill Lever, Terry Denton

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Summer Rain

Summer Rain

Ros Moriarty, Balarinji

A joyous serenade of the wet and dry seasons and Australia's distinctive animals and landscape, Summer Rain is illustrated in full kaleidoscopic glory by Balarinji, Australia s leading indigenous design studio.

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Finding Monkey Moon

Finding Monkey Moon

Elizabeth Pulford (Author), Kate Wilkinson

Every night at half past seven, Michael and his stuffed monkey go hippity-hop, hippity-hop, up the stairs to bed. But one night when Michael calls out for Monkey Moon, he's not in any of his favorite places. Dad thinks he must...

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Come Down, Cat!

Come Down, Cat!

Sonya Hartnett, Lucia Masciullo

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...

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Ted

Ted

Leila Rudge (Author/Illustrator)

A story about finding your perfect place. Ted is a smart dog, with his own jumper. But he has lived at the pet store for as long as he can remember and nobody seems to notice him. Will Ted ever find the perfect place to live?

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Have You Met Scribble?

Have You Met Scribble?

John Dickson

Elephants bang into things and are rude and loud, says Buttonhole. Scribble and his friend Buttonhole are trying to work out many questions. But when they fi nally meet an elephant, is it what they were expecting? Have you Met...

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Pig the Fibber

Pig the Fibber

Aaron Blabey

He's back! But this time Pig, the world's greediest Pug, is telling great big lies. Won't he ever learn?

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Bamboozled 21st Anniversary Edition PB

Bamboozled 21st Anniversary Edition PB

David Legge

While visiting her grandfather, a little girl knows that something odd is going on - but she just can't quite work out what it is.

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 Read reviewThe Underwater Fancy-Dress Parade

The Underwater Fancy-Dress Parade

Davina Bell, Allison Colpoys

The day before the Underwater Fancy-Dress Parade, Alfie got that feeling ... Sometimes it's hard to be brave. Sometimes you get that feeling. Alfie isn't sure he can go to the parade, but his mum knows there's at least one special...

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 Read reviewSwan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova

Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova

Laurel Snyder, Julie Morstad

A picture book introduction to the life and career of Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova.

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Petunia

Petunia

Roger Duvoisin

First introduced in 1950, Petunia continues to be a favorite with young children. In this first of the series of books about the silly goose, Petunia finds a book, and decides since she owns a book she must be wise, and begins...

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The Cow Tripped Over the Moon

The Cow Tripped Over the Moon

Tony Wilson, Laura Wood

Hey diddle diddle, You all know the riddle, A cow jumps over the moon...

But the moon is very high in the sky. How many attempts will it take before Cow makes her famous high-flying leap?

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Green Tree Frogs

Green Tree Frogs

Sandra Kendell

Each year monsoonal rains sweep across the Top End and the green tree frogs clamber from their hiding places to feed, breed and sing! 'Green Tree Frogs' is an affectionate celebration of these cheeky characters and of life in the...

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The Amazing True Story of How Babies Are Made

The Amazing True Story of How Babies Are Made

Fiona Katauskas

The new Australian go-to book for parents wanting help with THAT talk... It's one of the most amazing stories ever told - and it's true! Funny, frank and embarrassment-free, The Amazing True Story of How Babies are Made gives a...

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Maia and What Matters

Maia and What Matters

Tine Mortier, Kaatje Vermeire, David Colmer

Maia is an impatient little scamp, just like her grandma. When something pops into their heads, they want it now! Right away! They get along like a house on fire. One day Grandma falls ill and all her...

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 Read reviewThe Pilot and the Little Prince

The Pilot and the Little Prince

Peter Sis

Antoine de Saint-Exupry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. He dreamed of flying and grew up to be a pilotNand that was when his adventures began. This picture-book biography by an award-winning...

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What's Your Favourite Animal?

What’s Your Favourite Animal?

Eric Carle

Who would have thought Lucy Cousins's favourite animal is ... a leopard? NOT a mouse! And Eric Carle? He loves CATS! Find out what award-winning author/illustrators' favourite animals are in this stunning new collection from Eric...

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The Hog, the Shrew and the Hullabaloo

The Hog, the Shrew and the Hullabaloo

Julia Copus, Eunyoung Seo (Illustrator)

It was night in the village - a still, dark night - and Harry the Hog was sleeping tight. In her house at the foot of Piggyback Hill, also asleep, was Candy Stripe Lil.

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Are We There Yet? Lift the flap and play I-spy!

Are We There Yet? Lift the flap and play I-spy!

Alison Lester

Travel around Australia without leaving home!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.The...

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Uno's Garden Counting Book

Uno’s Garden Counting Book

Graeme Base

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The Man with Messy Hair

The Man with Messy Hair

Pamela Allen

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This Is a Ball

This Is a Ball

Beck Stanton, Matt Stanton

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Milo's Dog Says MOO!

Milo’s Dog Says MOO!

Catalina Echeverri

It's Milo's birthday, and - guess what? He's allowed his very own dog! But the 'dog' Milo chooses is much larger than a dog should be. He also doesn't like bones, or chasing cats and - get this - he doesn't bark. Instead, he says...

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Bernie and Flora

Bernie and Flora

Annemie Berebrouckx

Bernie the Bear and Flora the Duck have been best friends for a long, long time. They love to work together in Bernie's garden, where he grows the most beautiful flowers. But one day, Flora arrives at Bernie's to find ...

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Whoever You Are

Whoever You Are

Mem Fox, Leslie Staub

Every day all over Australia, children are laughing and crying, playing and learning, eating and sleeping. They may not look the same or speak the same language but inside, they are just like you. This story weaves its way across...

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Ace Dragon Ltd

Ace Dragon Ltd

Russell Hoban, Quentin Blake

A fire-breathing dragon takes a boy on a fantastic sky-high adventure in this irresistible Hoban and Blake classic.

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Zoo Train

Zoo Train

Sally Sutton (Author), Daron Parton (Illustrator)

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An Armadillo In Paris

An Armadillo In Paris

Julie Kraulis

Join Arlo the armadillo as he follows in his grandfather's adventurous footsteps, and makes the long journey to the city of love (and fun!).

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The Cardinal And The Crow

The Cardinal And The Crow

Michael Moniz

This thought-provoking story of an old, yet, wise bird draws upon the long-standing tradition of fables.

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 Read reviewToo Much for Turtle

Too Much for Turtle

Cat Rabbit, Isobel Knowles

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Yak and Gnu

Yak and Gnu

Juliette MacIver (Author), Cat Chapman (Illustrator)

Meet Yak and Gnu, two best friends who love to row and sing. Who will they meet on their journey down the river?

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King Pig

King Pig

Nick Bland

Because he was the king, he could make the sheep do whatever he wanted, whenever he pleased. But he just couldn't make them like him. A royal romp about a little pig with a lot to learn, from best-selling picture book creator...

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Albert and Little Henry

Albert and Little Henry

Jez Alborough

Join Albert as he learns to love his baby brother in Jez Alborough's heartwarming picture book about welcoming new siblings.

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 Read reviewDreams of Freedom

Dreams of Freedom

Amnesty International

This inspirational book, following We Are All Born Free, contains 17 quotations about many different aspects of Freedom, from the freedom to have an education to the freedom not to be hurt or tortured, the freedom to have a home...

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Meet the Dullards

Meet the Dullards

Sara Pennypacker, Daniel Salmieri

In the tradition of The Stupids, Meet the Dullards is a clever and irreverent picture book about a comically boring family, from bestselling author Sara Pennypacker and illustrator Daniel Salmieri. Their home is boring.

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