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18540
Robbie and the dolphins
Robbie, wheelchair-bound and lonely, wheels himself to the end of a jetty and sees a little dolphin. He soon realises the dolphin is asking for help. Robbie's courage and strength are tested when he helps both the dolphin and a returned soldier.
ISBN 9781876944421
Series Making tracks (3 of 17)
Publisher National Museum of Australia Press, 2006
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & Johnson, Jessica
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54442
Dolphin rescue
Harry and Jordan might seem like your average pair of identical twins, but don't be fooled. Their billy cart is really a FoxMobile, their mobile is a FoxPhone and, along with their giant dog, Myrtle, they're the members of Mission Fox: Animal Rescue. Even when they're on a tropical island holiday, they are still on the case, especially when a baby dolphin needs their help.
ISBN 9780143305835
Series Mission Fox (3 of 6)
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
No book cover.
20238
Go goanna
The goanna's claws clung to Jordan's arm and its big, scaly tail dropped over his face. Harry and Jordan are taking Myrtle to the school's Pet Olympics. But after they stop to perform a Mission Fox rescue on the way, nothing goes to plan. Can Mission Fox cope with a large runaway goanna, a very cross principal and a tall tree with a small, scared boy in it?
ISBN 9780143306948
Series Mission Fox (7 of 6)
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2012
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
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22225
Horse hijack
Ella's horse, Silver Hanjo, the Olympic show jumping champion, has been stolen. Mission Fox are on the trail. But, first, they need to get past an iron gate, an electronic lock, a huge stone wall and a pack of savage guard dogs.
ISBN 9780143305842
Series Mission Fox (4 of 6)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
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Mission Fox
Identical twins, Harry and Jordan, and their giant dog, Myrtle, are the secret agents of Mission Fox, which rescues animals in danger and lost pets. Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Mission Fox (6 books)
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
No book cover.
4395
Panda chase
When a truck tips over on the way to the zoo, Mission Fox are on the case to track down Pingwu, the missing Giant Panda. But, when Myrtle the dog tries to help, their panda chase ends at the bottom of a water-filled quarry. This will be a soggy mission.
ISBN 9780143305828
Series Mission Fox (2 of 6)
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
No book cover.
50000
Puma rumour
Something's been taking sheep from the farms near Nullambine National Park. When Mission Fox set a trap to find out, they catch a whole lot of trouble.
ISBN 9780143306542
Series Mission Fox (6 of 6)
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2012
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
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8792
Snake escape
Harry and Jordan might seem like your average pair of identical twins, but don't be fooled. Their billy cart is really a FoxMobile, their mobile is a FoxPhone and, along with their giant dog, Myrtle, they're the secret agents of Mission Fox. They are on a mission to rescue an escaped pet snake and a giant, hungry python who's spied a cockatoo for breakfast.
ISBN 9780143305811
Series Mission Fox (1 of 6)
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
No book cover.
11684
Zebra rampage
Harry and Jordan Fox are on a chairlift ride at Nullambine Zoo when they spy a baby zebra with its eyes closed. The baby is in danger and it looks like a Code Bright Red mission is needed to save the zebra's life.
ISBN 9780143306559
Series Mission Fox (5 of 6)
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2012
Topics / Australian Author /
D'Ath, Justin & McKenzie, Heath (ill)
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1944
Goldfever
While playing with his dog, Austin finds a gold nugget at Goldmine Park. Later that day, he must play there in his Grand Final. The nugget is going to pose a real problem.
ISBN 9780141309392
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2001
D'Ath, Justin & Tonkin, Rachel (ill)
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43580
Letters to Santa
Santa is getting ready for his annual, big trip and animals from all over the world are writing to let him know what they hope to receive. Open the envelopes and read the letters from the furry, feathery and scaly writers.
ISBN 9781741691252
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2008
Daddo, Andrew & Pike, Michelle (ill)
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Skoz the dog
The problem with being a sleepwalking dog is you don't have a clue where you are when you wake up. Skoz has many adventures as a result of his sleepwalking. Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books; up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the Series lists for individual book titles.
Series Skoz the dog (3 books)
Daddo, Andrew & Rossell, Judith (ill)
No book cover.
28688
Skoz the dog: all at sea
The problem with being a sleepwalking dog is you don't have a clue where you are when you wake up. When Skoz finds himself in a small boat in the middle of the ocean, he's got not one, but two, big problems. Skoz wonders how he's going to get home and what he's going to do about that shark.
ISBN 9780733327797
Series Skoz the dog (2 of 3)
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Daddo, Andrew & Rossell, Judith (ill)
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6667
Skoz the dog: leader of the pack
The problem with being a sleepwalking dog is you don't have a clue where you are when you wake up. When Skoz wakes up, he finds he's got a bit of a chill. Make that a lot of chill. This time, Skoz is going to have to give it all he's got to find his way home. That is, if he can make it past the big, furry, slobbery blue-eyed monsters.
ISBN 9780733327827
Series Skoz the dog (4 of 3)
Publisher ABC Books, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Daddo, Andrew & Rossell, Judith (ill)
No book cover.
2817
Skoz the dog: ready, steady... kaboom
Skoz wakes up feeling cosy in his kennel, until he discovers he is the star of a circus, about to be shot out of a cannon into the loud crowd. He needs to survive this, then snakes and then the biggest cat he has ever seen.
ISBN 9780733327810
Series Skoz the dog (3 of 3)
Publisher ABC Books, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Daddo, Andrew & Rossell, Judith (ill)
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63793
Skoz the dog: up in the air
The problem with being a sleepwalking dog is you don't have a clue where you are when you wake up. When Skoz finds himself falling from a great height, with no parachute, he has no idea how he got there. If he doesn't get those floppy ears flapping soon, he'll go splat.
ISBN 9780733327803
Series Skoz the dog (1 of 3)
Publisher ABC Books, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Daddo, Andrew & Rossell, Judith (ill)
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51113
Making friends
Six farmyard acquaintances set out to make a new friend but that turns out to be a bit of a failure. Along the way, however, they do discover what real friendship is and where to find it. A beautiful picture book translated from the original German.
ISBN 9781877467066
Publisher Gecko Press, 2008
Dahimene, Adelheid & Stollinger, Heide (ill)
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1607
Enormous crocodile, The
The Enormous Crocodile is incredibly greedy. He plans to guzzle as many children as he can for his lunch. Luckily, he's not very clever and the other animals in the jungle are determined to spoil his wicked schemes.
ISBN 9780140568226
Publisher Puffin UK, 2002
Dahl, Roald
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1613
Esio Trot
A shy man, Mr Hoppy, wants to win Mrs Silver's affection. He only has courage for polite conversation as she tends her pet tortoise, Alfie, on the balcony below. When he learns that her dearest wish is for Alfie to grow, he hatches a plan.
ISBN 9780141311333
Publisher Puffin UK, 2001
Dahl, Roald
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1649
Fantastic Mr Fox
Boggis, Bunce and Bean are just about the nastiest and meanest three farmers you could meet, and they hate Mr Fox. They are determined to get him. They lie in wait outside his hole but Mr Fox has other plans to outwit the terrible trio.
ISBN 9780141311289
Publisher Puffin UK, 2001
Dahl, Roald
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1901
Giraffe and the pelly and me, The
The Giraffe's magic neck can stretch to thirty feet long and the Pelican's enormous beak carries water like a bucket. Together, with a lively monkey, they are the Ladderless Window-Cleaning Company and never has cleaning windows been such fun.
ISBN 9780140568196
Publisher Puffin UK, 2002
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Dahl, Roald
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2374
James and the giant peach
James's aunts, Spiker and Sponge, are always calling him names. They beat him and starve him and make his life a misery. If only his parents hadn't been eaten by an angry rhinoceros. Then, one day, he begins the adventure of his dreams.
ISBN 9780141311357
Publisher Puffin UK, 2001
Dahl, Roald
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2741
Magic finger, The
When the girl next door gets really angry, she zaps people with her magic finger with alarming results. Her teacher grows whiskers and a tail and as for the Greggs. They'll never look at a duck in the same way again.
ISBN 9780141311296
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd, UK, 2001
Dahl, Roald
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4591
Twits, The
Mr and Mrs Twit play some horrible tricks on each other. They never wash, they trap birds for Bird Pie and they hate children. Find out what brilliant trick the Roly-Poly Bird and the Muggle-Wump monkeys think up for them.
ISBN 9780141311388
Publisher Puffin UK, 2001
Dahl, Roald
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2882
Minpins, The
Magical tale of a small boy, Billy, who journeys into the forest and encounters the Minpins who are extraordinary, little people. They are in fear of an evil creature and Billy must help them defeat it.
ISBN 9780140568219
Publisher Puffin UK, 2001
Dahl, Roald & Benson, Patrick (ill)
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9516
Dirty beasts
Full of fanciful exaggerations, a collection of poems about wicked beasts with wicked habits. Meet the poor toad that jumps to France at his own peril, the pig who ponders on the meaning of life and the anteater that gets the wrong end of the stick.
ISBN 9780140568233
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd, UK, 2002
Dahl, Roald & Blake, Quentin (ill)
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1858
George's marvellous medicine
George's grandma has some pretty odd views. She thinks caterpillars and slugs are delicious and she likes to crunch on beetles best of all. George can do nothing right in Grandma's eyes so, when it's time for her medicine, he avenges himself.
ISBN 9780141311340
Publisher Puffin UK, 2001
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Dahl, Roald & Blake, Quentin (ill)
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1630
Eyes in the dark
Poetry, printed in large white font on glossy black pages, describes a variety of Australia's nocturnal birds and animals, all of whom have eyes that stare out of the dark pages.
ISBN 9780734401991
Publisher Thomas C Lothian Pty Ltd, 2001
Topics / Australian Author /
Dale, Kim
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4489
Three little bush pigs, The
An Aussie twist on the classic story of the three little pigs.
ISBN 9781862917262
Series Great Australian yarns (7 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2008
Dallimore, Paul
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63286
Unhappy goldfish, The
There is jealousy between a goldfish and the family's new dog. The goldfish goes through a some traumatic experiences before an unlikely friendship occurs.
ISBN 9781862916845
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2007
Dallimore, Paul
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20364
Prudence wants a pet
Prudence really wants a pet. Branch, Twig and Formal Footware just aren't fit to be pets, neither is her brother.
ISBN 9781741699654
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2011
Daly, Cathleen & King, Stephen Michael
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12189
Fair, brown and trembling: an Irish Cinderella story
A lively retelling of an Irish folk tale in the Cinderella tradition. The book is peppered with curious names and whimsical illustrations featuring the costumes of fifteenth century Ireland.
ISBN 9780711214637
Publisher Frances Lincoln, 2000
Daly, Jude
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18445
To everything there is a season
Beautifully-illustrated book based on an Old Testament Bible passage. Set in rural South Africa, it shows the cycle of life in a simple, sensitive and enriched way.
ISBN 9781845073442
Publisher Frances Lincoln, 2006
Daly, Jude
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6642
Pretty Salma
When Granny asks Pretty Salma to go to the market, she warns her not to talk to strangers. But, cunning Mr Dog tricks Salma and, before she knows it, he's wearing her stripy ntama, her pretty white beads and her yellow sandals. And he's on his way to Granny's house. A retelling of a favourite fairy tale.
ISBN 9781845074982
Publisher Frances Lincoln, 2008
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Daly, Niki
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8703
Schumann the shoeman
Schumann the Shoeman was adored. The shoes he made were really beautiful and lasted a lifetime. No two pairs were ever the same. Outside his shop, on an elegant shoe-shaped sign, Schumann tied the laces into an elegant bow to let customers know when their shoes were ready. However, when a shoe factory opened in the town, Schumann's world was about to change forever.
ISBN 9780702236211
Publisher University of Queensland Press, 2009
Topics / Australian Author /
Danalis, John & Danalis, Stella (ill)
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1676
Loongie the greedy crocodile
Loongie is a saltwater crocodile who lives among the mangroves in the remote Kimberley region of Western Australia. Loongie has no friends and no-one goes near the creek when he's around.
ISBN 9781921248542
Publisher Magabala Books, 2008
Dann, Lucy & Kiefer & Houston, Bronwyn (ill)
No book cover.
822
Bernice knows best
Hugh is a walking, talking disaster without any friends, until he meets Bernice. Her specialty is accident-prone boys but Hugh is a challenge even for Bernice.
ISBN 9780340622087
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Hodder Headline Australia Pty Ltd, 1994
Dann, Max & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
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5103
One night at Lottie's house
When Arthur has to stay the night at Lottie's mysterious run-down house, he makes sure he's prepared for anything. However, the night turns out to be so scary that Arthur is forced to use his ghost fighting kit with unexpected results.
ISBN 9780143301165
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2004
Dann, Max & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
No book cover.
1089
Cat chocolate
An amusing tale of chocolate and revenge.
ISBN 9781862913776
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2000
Topics / Australian Author /
Darling, Kate
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1194
Larrikin lane
The farm animals in a city street make Mr Meyer very cranky. When Delilah the goat eats his prized roses enough is enough, until Arkie comes up with a plan.
ISBN 9781862919891
Series Mates - great Australian yarns (16 books)
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2013
Topics / Australian Author /
Darling, Kate & Wood, Ben (ill)
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46770
Totally twins: model mania
Portia is determined to become the next top model. Her twin, Persephone, thinks she is delusional. As Portia sets her sights on a modelling career, Persephone spends hours on the couch at the Heavenly Models Agency writing her diary, rolling her eyes and sneezing from the toxic fumes of hairspray, perfume and makeup.
ISBN 9781921042409
Series Totally twins series (2 of 4)
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Darlison, Aleesah & Geddes, Serena (ill)
No book cover.
13863
Totally twins: musical mayhem
Persephone begins writing her own secret diary. She is horrified when she has to audition for the school musical and takes comfort in writing down her most secret thoughts. The Heartfield Heights Musical Extravaganza soon launches into full swing, much to Persephone's dismay and her twin sister Portia's jubilation.
ISBN 9781921042348
Series Totally twins series (1 of 4)
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Darlison, Aleesah & Geddes, Serena (ill)
No book cover.
22707
Totally twins: tropical trouble
Persephone and her twin, Portia, are set for an exciting holiday but there's one catch. The girls' annoying seven year old neighbour, Dillon Pickleton, is going with them. They get themselves into tropical trouble in Fiji, facing the perils of sailing the open seas, swimming with sharks and a dreaded dance-off.
ISBN 9781921042690
Series Totally twins series (3 of 4)
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
Darlison, Aleesah & Geddes, Serena (ill)
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38422
Totally twins: birthday bonanza
Perse and her twin, Portia, are about to turn 11. How will they celebrate their birthday? Will shy Perse want the same outrageous party as Portia?
ISBN 9781921928208
Series Totally twins series (4 of 4)
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2012
Topics / Australian Author /
Darlison, Aleesha & Geddes, Serena (ill)
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14937
Alby and the cat
Alby has just completed his training as a guide dog and arrives at his new owner's house. However, the neighbour's cat isn't nearly as enthusiastic about Alby's arrival.
ISBN 9781741786354
Publisher Five Mile Press Pty Ltd, 2008
Topics / Australian Author /
Davidson, Leanne & Dale, Rae (ill)
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41035
Alby and the cat: show business
Alby the guide dog is getting used to the cat next door. It saved his life, after all and Alby is almost fond of it. Then, suddenly, the cat disappears. Days pass and Alby is worried. It's not until Jim, his blind master, takes Alby to the Morvale Show that all becomes clear.
ISBN 9780980724110
Publisher LJD Books, 2010
Topics / Australian Author /
Davidson, Leanne & Dingwall, Kim (ill)
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15417
Birds
An introduction to our feathered friends and their essential features. Simple explanations and beautiful illustrations help readers to find information.
ISBN 9780753456170
Series Kingfisher young knowledge series (19 books)
Publisher Kingfisher, 2003
Davies, Nicola
No book cover.
15420
Deserts
Simple explanations and beautiful illustrations help readers to find information about deserts, from the scorching North American deserts to the cold Gobi.
ISBN 9780753458662
Series Kingfisher young knowledge series (19 books)
Publisher Kingfisher, 2005
Davies, Nicola
No book cover.
13154
Oceans and seas
Read about the fascinating underwater world, from the deepest oceans to the shallows, home to saltwater-dwelling creatures and plants. Simple explanations and beautiful illustrations provide information on a variety of creatures and plants.
ISBN 9780753457580
Series Kingfisher young knowledge series (19 books)
Publisher Kingfisher, 2004
Davies, Nicola
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841
Spring fever at silver street farm
Spring has sprung at Silver Street Farm. How will Karl, Meera and Gemma ever cope with all that has to be done once the piglets, kids and lambs have been born?
ISBN 9781406323061
Publisher Walker Books, 2012
Davies, Nicola
No book cover.
5768
Welcome to Silver Street Farm
Join Karl, Meera and Gemma as they work towards creating a city farm for all the children and adults alike to enjoy.
ISBN 9781406320596
Publisher Walker Books, 2011
Davies, Nicola
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963
Ice bear
In this story mixture of fact and tale, we learn how the polar bear, also called Nanuk, thrives in the Arctic. The beautiful words and illustrations also explain the lessons that the Inuit people have learned from watching this majestic creature.
ISBN 9781406313031
Series Nature storybooks series (13 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2005
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Davies, Nicola & Blythe, Gary (ill)
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12401
One tiny turtle
In this beautifully illustrated book, Loggerhead swims alone in the vastness of the water, munches on crabs, floats over coral reefs and crawls with slow, heavy steps across the beach to lay her eggs.
ISBN 9780744594010
Series Nature storybooks series (3 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2002
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Davies, Nicola & Chapman, Jane (ill)
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1619
Surprising sharks
Factual information about sharks is told in a very amusing and informative way that may even dispel our unrealistic fear of these so-called monsters.
ISBN 9781406312867
Series Nature storybooks series (10 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2008
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Davies, Nicola & Croft, James (ill)
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56246
White owl, barn owl
A young boy helps his grandfather build a box for a barn owl and install it in a nearby tree. Together, they wait and watch in this beautifully told simple story that includes factual information about these captivating creatures.
ISBN 9780744570144
Series Nature storybooks series (15 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2008
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Davies, Nicola & Foreman, Michael (ill)
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28715
Bat loves the night
A delightful mix of story and facts about bats in a simply but beautifully worded tale of a mother bat who hunts at night to feed her batling at dawn and then sleeps through the day.
ISBN 9781406312744
Series Nature storybooks series (8 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2004
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Davies, Nicola & Fox-Davies, Sarah (ill)
No book cover.
1048
Just the right size: why big animals are big and little animals are little
Find out why there are no high-flying, wall-climbing, tall-building-leaping superheroes in real life. Find out what keeps big animals from engaging in astonishing feats of strength and agility, and yet why being tiny and all-powerful might have a downside. Discover the amazing true rules that control what bodies can and can't do.
ISBN 9781406304930
Publisher Walker Books, 2009
Davies, Nicola & Layton, Neal (ill)
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45607
Big, blue whale
An introduction to these magnificent whales, the largest animals that have ever lived on earth. Davies is a zoologist who expresses in beautiful language factual information about blue whales.
ISBN 9781406312607
Series Nature storybooks series (5 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2008
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Davies, Nicola & Maland, Nick (ill)
No book cover.
78116
Roland Wright at the joust
Roland has been a page at Twofold Castle for just a month but, already, he has impressed the king's bravest knights. He is excited about attending his first tournament. He is only meant to be watching but, when the fearsome Little Douglas, a page from a rival castle throws down a challenge, Roland is called on to fight.
ISBN 9781741663297
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2008
Topics / Australian Author /
Davis, Tony & Rogers, Gregory (ill)
No book cover.
30653
Roland Wright future knight
Roland Wright is the youngest son of a blacksmith. More than anything, he wants to be a knight in armour but only boys from noble families have the chance to do so. When a suit of armour made by Roland's father saves the king's life, everything changes. Roland or his brother have the chance to become a page, the step on the road to becoming a knight.
ISBN 9781741662290
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2007
Topics / Australian Author /
Davis, Tony & Rogers, Gregory (ill)
No book cover.
67885
Roland Wright, brand new page
Roland begins his training as a page at Twofold Castle. Things don't go very smoothly. The Queen is terrified of mice, which makes things look rather grim for Roland's pet mouse. Roland has to deal with the bullying, older page, Hector, and an elephant on the rampage as well as being away from his family.
ISBN 9781741662306
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2008
Topics / Australian Author /
Davis, Tony & Rogers, Gregory (ill)
No book cover.
15032
Luke and Lulu
A new pet dog creates problems for Luke. He has to take her to puppy school but she's still not ready to behave.
ISBN 9780143301417
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2004
Dawe, Bruce & Stewart, Chantal (ill)
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10667
No cat and that's that
Sam wants a cat but Dad says no. She will have to persuade him to let her have one and he doesn't look like he's going to say yes easily.
ISBN 9780143300090
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2002
Dawe, Bruce & McLean, Andrew (ill)
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12402
Show and tell
Six little, bilby babies go to school for 'show and tell' and escape. If Tommy didn't know all their personalities so well, the children in his class would never have been able to find them.
ISBN 9780143300298
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2003
Dawe, Bruce & McLean, Andrew (ill)
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13864
Firefighters
A beautifully presented book about firefighting, including simple facts, an index, a glossary and web links.
ISBN 9780746061275
Series Usborne beginners series (4 of 28)
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2004
Daynes, Katie
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18307
Trucks
A beautifully presented book about trucks, including simple and interesting facts, an index, a glossary and web links.
ISBN 9780794503659
Series Usborne beginners series (14 of 28)
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2007
Daynes, Katie & Fox, Christyan
No book cover.
21591
See inside your body
Peel away the layers of your body to find out what is going on beneath! This book investigates all of the crucial processes the body undergoes every day, looking at all the important internal organs involved. Find out what happens to an apple once you eat it, how breathing works and why we need to do it, and just how your amazing brain does what it does. Every page is filled with flaps - lift them to reveal the fascinating facts underneath!
ISBN 9780746070055
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2006
Daynes, Katie & King, Colin (ill)
No book cover.
18075
Romans
A beautifully presented book about the ancient Romans, including simple and interesting facts, an index, a glossary and web links.
ISBN 9780794507190
Series Usborne beginners series (23 of 28)
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2004
Daynes, Katie & Larkum, Adam
No book cover.
17977
Farm animals
A beautifully presented book about farm animals, including simple and interesting facts, an index, a glossary and web links.
ISBN 9780794504892
Series Usborne beginners series (21 of 28)
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2005
Daynes, Katie & others
No book cover.
51474
Living in space
A beautifully presented book about space, including simple and interesting facts, an index, a glossary and web links.
ISBN 9780794503017
Series Usborne beginners series (11 of 28)
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2003
Daynes, Katie & others
No book cover.
9382
Story of Babar, The
The first adventure in a series of children's classics, tells of Babar, elephant extraordinaire. We discover how Babar lost his mother, lived among men and was crowned King of Elephants.
ISBN 9780394805757
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2002
de Brunhoff, Jean
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5228
Happy birthday to you, you belong in a zoo
That meanie, Lewis, always teases Gilbert at school. When Gilbert receives an invitation to Lewis's birthday party, Gilbert goes, armed with a cheerful grin, a brightly wrapped package and a plan to get even for Lewis's rotten behaviour. But, this birthday has a much bigger surprise in store for Gilbert.
ISBN 9780060010294
Publisher HarperTrophy, 2007
De Groat, Diane
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5621
Just you wait
Prince Roderick pulls a ribbon from Eleanor's hair on the first day of school and informs her that she has to do as he says. A fairytale with a difference and a humorous resolution to bullying.
ISBN 9781962915236
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2004
Topics / Australian Author /
De Kantzow, Megan & Smith, Craig (ill)
No book cover.
6373
Terry Deary's pirate tales: the pirate captain
In the North Atlantic Ocean in 1726, Captain Fly is the greatest pirate to sail the seven seas, or so he says. His captives, Jed and Arthur, think he's a bad-tempered bully and, when he orders them to work for him as pirates, they know it's time to stop Captain Fly for good.
ISBN 9781408128329
Series Terry Deary's pirate tales (4 books)
Publisher A & C Black, 2011
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
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39418
Knight of silk and steel, The
In Germany, in 1227, a strange figure arrives in the village. He says he is a knight and he does have a magnificent horse and a gleaming, silver sword. Sir Ulrich of Bavaria is fighting for Venus, the goddess of love, and he will fight any knight in the land for her honour. Unfortunately, fighting in a silk dress is not so easy.
ISBN 9781408106198
Series Knights' tales series (2 of 4)
Publisher A & C Black, 2009
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
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Knight of spurs and spirits, The
Cruel Sir Robert Hylton terrorises his servants in Hylton Castle. Whilst they suffer from cold, hunger and his temper, Sir Robert drinks wine, warm by the fire. When he goes too far, Sir Robert uses friends to escape the law. But ghosts are known for following their own justice. Sir Robert will not find peace.
ISBN 9781408106204
Series Knights' tales series (1 of 4)
Publisher A & C Black, 2009
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
No book cover.
22585
Knight of sticks and straw, The
Cristina is just a frightened servant girl who works in the palace. That is, until she gets tangled up in a cunning plot. She will be crucial in the success of the great knight El Cid's last battle and the safety of the entire city against the attacking Berbers. She will have to find new depths of courage to play her part.
ISBN 9781408106211
Series Knights' tales series (3 of 4)
Publisher A & C Black, 2009
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
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Knight of swords and spooks, The
Young George is suspicious when his unloving father decides he will be a squire to King Richard III. George discovers that he is really a hostage to guarantee his father's loyalty to the king. After one failed escape attempt, George believes his tragic fate is sealed.
ISBN 9781408106181
Series Knights' tales series (4 of 4)
Publisher A & C Black, 2009
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
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Knights' tales series
Exciting, funny stories based on historical events. Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books; up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the Series lists for individual book titles.
Series Knights' tales series (4 books)
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
No book cover.
1996
Terry Deary's pirate tales: the pirate lord
In1577,ten year old Tom is a cabin boy for Captain Francis Drake, who is on a mission to steal South American gold from the Spanish fleet. On the trip around the world, Tom will face waves three times the height of their tiny ship, and will need to survive to help Drake defeat the Spanish galleons, and come back rich.
ISBN 9781408128336
Series Terry Deary's pirate tales (4 books)
Publisher A & C Black, 2011
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
No book cover.
24038
Terry Deary's pirate tales: the pirate prisoner
It's 1680 on Nevis Island in the Caribbean. Red-legs Greaves has been a slave, a pirate and a rich sugar planter. Now, he's a prisoner and, next morning, he'll be dead, hanged by the neck for piracy. It will take a miracle for his only friend, a slave girl called Lou, to save him.
ISBN 9781408128343
Series Terry Deary's pirate tales (4 books)
Publisher A & C Black, 2012
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
No book cover.
24033
Terry Deary's pirate tales: the pirate queen
In 1593, Grace O'Malley is the greatest pirate who ever lived, the terror of the Irish Sea. Her gang of cut-throats rules the waves until Grace is captured. Instead of being hanged, Grace is sent to London where the Quenn of Pirates will meet the Queen of London.
ISBN 9781408128350
Series Terry Deary's pirate tales (4 books)
Publisher A & C Black, 2011
Deary, Terry & Flook, Helen (ill)
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97040
Losers
The wiggly worms will probably never ever beat the rotten rats. But, they always pick up their orange peels.
ISBN 9781862918511
Series Mates - great Australian yarns (16 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
Deeves, Pauline
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Days of the blackbird
Gemma and her father, Duca Gennaro, live in a house with a bird-filled courtyard. All the birds sing but the duke's favourite is La Colomba. When the duke falls ill, La Colomba refuses to fly south, even though snow and fierce winds swirl.
ISBN 9780399229299
Publisher Penguin USA, 1997
dePaola, Tomie
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Strega Nona
A whimsical, ancient tale that clearly reveals the agony and ecstasy of pasta power. It has become a children's classic.
ISBN 9780671666064
Publisher Aladdin Publishing, 1979
dePaola, Tomie
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Mercy Watson
Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
No book cover.
97573
Mercy Watson fights crime
One night, Mercy awakes to the sound of the toaster scraping along the kitchen counter. This can only mean one thing, someone is making her favourite food, toast. When Mercy heads for the kitchen, she finds a little man in a ten-gallon hat but he's not making toast.
ISBN 9780763649524
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
Publisher Candlewick Press, 2010
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
No book cover.
46379
Mercy Watson goes for a ride
Every weekend, Mr Watson takes his pig for a ride in his pink convertible car. One Saturday, their elderly neighbour, Baby Lincoln, stows away in the backseat. When Baby reveals her presence, a surprised Mr Watson takes his eyes off the road and Mercy seizes her chance. She jumps into his lap and grabs the wheel.
ISBN 9780763645052
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
Publisher Candlewick Press, 2010
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
No book cover.
5147
Mercy Watson thinks like a pig
Mercy's appetite leads her straight to the bed of freshly-planted pansies in Eugenia Lincoln's garden. Animal Control Officer Francis Poulet is called to sort things out. But, as she soon discovers, not just anyone can think like a pig, especially when that pig is porcine wonder, Mercy Watson.
ISBN 9780763652319
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
Publisher Candlewick Press, 2011
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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68492
Mercy Watson to the rescue
After the Watsons tuck Mercy into bed with a sweet song and a kiss, she feels all warm inside as if she has just eaten hot toast with a great deal of butter. However, Mercy is afraid of the dark so she snuggles into bed with the couple. Moments later, all three are rudely awakened as their bed falls into a hole that has opened in the floor beneath them.
ISBN 9780763645045
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
Publisher Candlewick Press, 2001
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
No book cover.
19904
Mercy Watson: princess in disguise
Mercy Watson, that glistening pig, isn't too interested in learning about Halloween, even when Mrs Watson shows her a pink princess dress that she can wear. But, then food treats are mentioned and Mercy is suddenly all ears.
ISBN 9780763649517
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
Publisher Candlewick Press, 2010
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
No book cover.
32007
Mercy Watson: something wonky this way comes
Mr and Mrs Watson and their porcine wonder, Mercy, are on their way to the drive-in theatre. Mercy is more excited by the prospect of real butter on bottomless buckets of popcorn. Trouble occurs when Mercy, with snout in the air, follows the irresistible scent of butter to cars with their windows down.
ISBN 9780763636449
Series Mercy Watson (6 books)
Publisher Candlewick Press, 2011
DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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Runaway princess, The
Princess Anna doesn't want to get married, so she runs away, with her beautiful dresses and disguised under a donkeyskin cloak to find her own happy ending.
ISBN 9781409535928
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2013
Dickins, Rosie (retold) & Coudray, E (ill)
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Little refugee, The
The author and his family nearly didn't make it to Australia. They escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat, surviving a dangerous journey, with murderous pirates and terrifying storms. Life in suburban Australia was also hard for a small boy with no English and funny lunches. But, there was a loving extended family, lots of friends and always something to laugh about.
ISBN 9781742378329
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2011
Topics / Australian Author /
Do, Anh & Do, Suzanne & Whatley, Bruce (ill)
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Our rooster, Jack
The children tease Jack, the pet rooster, and complain about the way he chases and pecks them until the day Jack is no longer with them. A childhood recollection of an indigenous family.
ISBN 9780975686065
Publisher Indij Readers, 2004
Dodd-Farrawell, Kathryn & Russell, Jason
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Badly drawn dog
Badly drawn dog believes he's too scribbly and smudgy, and seeks out an artist to redraw him. But, each new drawing of him is not quite right. A delightful book about appearances and beauty being in the eye of the beholder.
ISBN 9780340878071
Publisher Hodder Children's Books (Australia), 2005
Dodson, Emma
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Fairy tales
A beautiful collection of twelve, well-known classic fairytales from a wide range of cultures.
ISBN 9780744561159
Publisher Walker Books, 2000
Doherty, Berlie & Ray, Jane (ill)
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18528
Charlie Cook's favourite book
A fun, entertaining stroll through eleven books woven into one. Charlie reads his favourite book, in which a character reads a favourite book, in which another character reads another favourite book.
ISBN 9781405034692
Publisher MacMillan, 2005
Donaldson, Julia & Scheffler, Axel (ill)
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Mr Birdsnest and the house next door
Elmo and his sister love to play in the jungle house next door until mean Mr Birdsnest moves in and the garden is out of bounds. But when Granny goes missing, the children decide to go to the rescue even if it means going into Mr Birdsnest's house.
ISBN 9781742837109
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2013
Donaldson, Julia & Shaw, Hannah (ill)
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Snake who came to stay, The
Mum has no peace when Holly opens her holiday home for pets. Guinea pigs, birds and Doris the snake take over the house. Then Doris goes missing.
ISBN 9781742837093
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2013
Donaldson, Julia & Shaw, Hannah (ill)
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Bermuda triangle
A collection of scary, true stories about the mysterious vanishings of planes and ships in an area of the ocean known as the Bermuda Triangle. Lots of interesting fact-finding with difficult vocabulary explained.
ISBN 9780751362664
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2000
Donkin, Andrew
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594
Birds
Factual information about birds with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405306782
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2004
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
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Castle and knight
The exciting world of castles and knights from epic sieges to dramatic combat, with thrilling jousts and lavish banquets.
ISBN 9781405309837
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2006
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101550
Earth
From vicious volcanoes to wondrous waterfalls, the terror and beauty of Earth is shown in all its glory. Contains fascinating factual information about the earth with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9780756610692
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2005
Topics / Environment /
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101541
Invention
Contains fascinating factual information about inventions with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9780751364897
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2003
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101547
Mammal
Contains fascinating factual information about mammals with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9780751364767
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2003
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
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101543
Ocean
Contains fascinating factual information about oceans with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405304719
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2004
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101539
Pirate
Contains fascinating factual information about pirates with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9780789460240
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2001
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101542
Plant
From carnivorous plants to the smallest seeds, discover the wonderful world of plant life. Contains fascinating factual information about plants with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405305983
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2005
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101549
Pyramid
Contains fascinating factual information about pyramids with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9780756602864
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2004
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101546
Rainforest
Take a walk on the wild side and experience the wonders of the rainforest. Contains fascinating factual information about rainforests with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405304702
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2004
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101552
Reptiles
Contains fascinating factual information about reptiles with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405306812
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2004
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
101544
Rocks and minerals
Contains fascinating factual information about rocks and minerals with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405323826
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2007
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
515
Weather
Contains factual information about the weather with plenty of descriptions and images.
ISBN 9781405315227
Series Eyewonder series (22 books)
Publisher Dorling Kindersley, 2006
Dorling Kindersley (pub)
No book cover.
485
Most loved monster
Mama loves all her little monsters no matter how disgusting their personal habits or special talents are. Hair balls wrapped in seaweed are pretty disgusting.
ISBN 9780143501596
Publisher Penguin, 2004
Downey, Lynn & Davis, Jack E (ill)
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Tigress
A beautifully told nature story about a tigress and her cubs with lots of true facts about tigers. When a tigress runs her strong muscles 'ripple her body like wind on water' and tiger cubs have loose skin on their necks for a reason.
ISBN 9781406312942
Series Nature storybooks series (12 of 16)
Publisher Walker Books, 2008
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
Dowson, Nick & Chapman, Jane (ill)
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Usborne first encyclopaedia of space, The
The fascinating world of space is presented for young children with easy to read font, simple text and vividly-coloured illustrations and photographs.
ISBN 9780746041864
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2001
Dowswell, Paul
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5898
When a Zeeder met a Zyder
An uplifting story in verse about two unusual characters who set out to find someone similar to themselves. They cross paths several times and eventually decide to help each other on their quests. A surprising friendship results.
ISBN 9780552552134
Publisher Corgi Books, 2007
Doyle, Malachy & Stewart, Joel (ill)
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Isador Brown's strangest adventure of all
Isador Brown's friend, Julie, is trying to find her lost parents and has many adventures along the way.
ISBN 9780141309279
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2003
Dubosarsky, Ursula
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Tibby's leaf
In Australia, during the First World War, Tibby feels like everything is going wrong. Her big brother Clarence is all grown up and doesn't want to play with her any more. Clarence says there aren't any pixies, except in books, but Tibby knows she saw something in the bush, peering out from behind a leaf.
ISBN 9781876944681
Series Making tracks (15 of 17)
Publisher National Museum of Australia Press, 2008
Topics / Australian Author /
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Bray, Peter (ill)
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Cryptic casebook of Coco Carlomagno series - NEW SERIES 2014
Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books and up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the online booklists for the PRC ID of the individual books in this series.
Series Cryptic casebook of Coco Carlomagno series - NEW SERIES 2014 (3 books)
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Denton, Terry (ill)
No book cover.
1962

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Looming lamplight, The
Coco Carlomagno, the well-respected (if somewhat easily startled) Chief of Police, has run into an unusually difficult problem. From his office high in the Obelisco, Buenos Aires' tallest building, he can see a light turn off and on. Could it be a message and how can he possibly decode it.
ISBN 9781743312599
Series Cryptic casebook of Coco Carlomagno series - NEW SERIES 2014 (2 of 3)
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2013
Topics / Australian Author /
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Denton, Terry (ill)
No book cover.
1257

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Missing mongoose, The
Carlomagno, the chief of police in Buenos Aires, has an emergency on his hands when a mongoose vanishes from the zoo. He calls on his brainy cousin Alberta to help him crack the case.
ISBN 9781743312605
Series Cryptic casebook of Coco Carlomagno series - NEW SERIES 2014 (3 of 3)
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2013
Topics / Australian Author /
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Denton, Terry (ill)
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Perplexing pineapple, The
Coco Carlomagna, the guinea pig, is chief of police in Buenos Aires and he is startled to see a flying pineapple pass by his window. Is his office haunted. Along comes his cousin Alberta to help solve the mystery of the perplexing pineapple.
ISBN 9781743312575
Series Cryptic casebook of Coco Carlomagno series - NEW SERIES 2014 (1 of 3)
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2013
Topics / Australian Author /
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Denton, Terry (ill)
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Jerry
Jerry, the big white horse that lives in a field near Martha's school, is old and cranky, and doesn't like being patted. But, in her dreams, Martha sees him quite differently.
ISBN 9780143303022
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2008
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Mullins, Patricia (ill)
No book cover.
2294
Cubby house, The
Becky has great ideas for cubby houses but they never seem to work out. Midge has moved in next door and Becky gets her to help. But, Midge just sits quietly, waiting for the cubby to be ready. One day, Midge invites Becky to her house and, in the backyard, there is a beautiful cubby that looks like a real house. Becky is impressed but there is something more exciting out the window.
ISBN 9780143303800
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2009
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
No book cover.
54112
Deep end, The
Becky can't go up a class at swimming lessons unless she can get over her fear of the deep end. Becky tackles all her problems cheerily, including understanding what her baby brother is saying.
ISBN 9780143305279
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2010
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
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22913
Puppet show, The
Becky can't wait to put on her puppet show but her little brother isn't quite so sure. But, Becky has even thought of a surprise ending.
ISBN 9780143301776
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2006
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
No book cover.
4595
Two gorillas, The
Becky has two toy gorillas that are very scary, until they have their first bath.
ISBN 9780141307961
Series Aussie nibbles (39 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2000
Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
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Ava adds
Ava loves playing shops. Can she get Billy to buy anything.
ISBN 9780734414007
Series Ava adds series - NEW SERIES 2014 (1 of 4)
Publisher Hachette Children's Books, 2013
Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
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Ava adds series - NEW SERIES 2014
Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books and up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the online booklists for the PRC ID of the individual books in this series.
Series Ava adds series - NEW SERIES 2014 (4 books)
Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
No book cover.
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Ethan eats
Ethan eats everything except peas. What will he do when there's nothing else to eat.
ISBN 9780734413987
Series Ava adds series - NEW SERIES 2014 (3 of 4)
Publisher Hachette Children's Books, 2013
Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
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Rory rides
Rory's bike has big yellow wheels, a bell ... and training wheels. Can he learn to ride without them.
ISBN 9780734413994
Series Ava adds series - NEW SERIES 2014 (2 of 4)
Publisher Hachette Children's Books, 2013
Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
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Violet vanishes
Violet loves watching magic tricks. But when her mum takes her to see a magician, Violet becomes the star of the show.
ISBN 9780734413970
Series Ava adds series - NEW SERIES 2014 (4 of 4)
Publisher Hachette Children's Books, 2013
Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
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Cat
Sometimes this adventurous cat is the victim and sometimes it is the victor. The story is told through the illustrations more than the words with lots of humour. A great book for reading the pictures.
ISBN 9781876288808
Publisher Working Title Press, 2007
Topics / Australian Author /
Dumbleton, Mike & Smith, Craig (ill)
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Arthur's dream boat
Arthur has an amazing dream about a pink and green boat with a striped mast. He can't wait to tell his family about it. But when he tries, no one (not even the dog) is interested in listening. In fact, they don't even notice when the very same boat gradually appears on his head, growing larger and larger by the minute.
ISBN 9781406344622
Publisher Walker Books, 2012
Topics / Australian Author /
Dunbar, Polly
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Sea turtles
Simple, clear descriptions of the seven different species of sea turtles that live in the world's oceans including information on their diet, habitat, appearance and life cycle.
ISBN 9780734401434
Publisher Thomas C Lothian Pty Ltd, 2000
Dunbier, Sally
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Collecting colour
Rose and her friend, Olive, love going bush in Arnhem Land to collect 'colour' and pandanus leaves for weaving baskets, bags and mats.
ISBN 9780734410221
Publisher Lothian Books, 2008
Topics / Australian Author /
Dunstan, Kylie
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