Topic : "Year 4 easy reads"

Books for students in early Year 4.

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No book cover. 71587 : 006 and a bit by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy is back with a felt-tip moustache, dark glasses, spy gadgets and a special spy code ready for action not as plain, old Daisy but as secret agent 006 and a bit.
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Image currently unavailable 1687 : Accidentally on purpose by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
When Daisy tipped sprinkles on Gabby's ice-cream cake and some went in mum's boots, it might have been an accident. There are lots of naughty things that Gabby might do accidentally or maybe even on purpose.
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Image currently unavailable 9893 : All pigs are beautiful by King-Smith, Dick & Jeram, Anita (ill)
If you like pigs, you will love this story book about how pigs live and how you can keep them as pets.
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Image currently unavailable 17116 : Aphrodite Alexandra by Bouras, Gillian & Pignataro, Anna (ill)
Aphrodite Alexandra is named after both her grandmothers who grew up in different countries and don't want anything to do with each other at all. Aphrodite Alexandra visits both grandmothers often and loves the stories they tell her about their childhoods. She realises they both have more in common than they think.
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Image currently unavailable 1324 : Ava adds by Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
Ava loves playing shops. Can she get Billy to buy anything.
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No book cover. 28715 : Bat loves the night by Davies, Nicola & Fox-Davies, Sarah (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 789 : Batter up by Clark, Sherryl & Stewart, Chantal (ill)
Hayley wants to know why her best friend, Spit, has suddenly dumped her. What she discovers is very strange, stranger than she could have imagined.
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Image currently unavailable 5419 : Bear with the sword, The by Cali, Davide & Foli, Gianluca (ill)
Bear has a powerful sword, which he uses to cut down a whole forest. His home is flooded soon afterwards and he is so angry he wants to find who is responsible, with an unexpected result.
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Image currently unavailable 822 : Bernice knows best by Dann, Max & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 73759 : Big bad bunnies by Katz, Danny & Vane, Mitch (ill)
Sandra is scared of bunny rabbits. She's frightened of their nasty ears and evil bunny eyes. When the family visits the petting zoo with baby animals, Sandra hopes there won't be any bunnies there.
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Image currently unavailable 1008 : Big bad bushranger by Brown, Bob & Wood, Ben (ill)
A clever wombat is the perfect bushranger. He knows the best hiding spots in New South Wales.
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No book cover. 45607 : Big, blue whale by Davies, Nicola & Maland, Nick (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 33005 : Billie B Brown: bad butterfly, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown has started ballet classes. She wants to be a famous ballerina but, when Billie tries to be a dainty butterfly like the other girls, things end in chaos.
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No book cover. 11789 : Billie B Brown: beautiful haircut, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown is the best hairdresser in the world. She can make her dolls' hair beautiful so there should be no problem making her own hair beautiful, too.
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No book cover. 62515 : Billie B Brown: bully buster, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
There is a bully at Billie's school who is being mean to everyone. Billie needs to do something.
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No book cover. 33267 : Billie B Brown: deep end, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie's class used to swim in the little pool. But this year they are moving to the big one. Billie finds that a little scary.
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No book cover. 88734 : Billie B Brown: extra special helper, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown is her teacher's helper at the zoo and she has to stop everyone from being naughty. If only they'd listen to her.
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Image currently unavailable 44482 : Billie B Brown: midnight feast, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown and her best friend, Jack, are going to camp in Jack's backyard. They even have a whole packet of marshmallows for a midnight feast. But, it's very dark and scary out there alone.
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No book cover. 39614 : Billie B Brown: perfect present, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown is bursting with excitement. It is Christmas tomorrow. She knows her presents are hidden somewhere and starts searching for them. After all, a bit of peeking won't hurt.
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Image currently unavailable 33007 : Billie B Brown: second-best friend, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown has always been best friends with Jack. Now Rebecca wants to be her best friend. Billie doesn't know who to choose.
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Image currently unavailable 35564 : Billie B Brown: soccer star, The by Rippin, Sally & Fukuoka, Aki (ill)
Billie B Brown and Jack usually do everything together. When Jack plays soccer with the boys, Billie feels left out. The boys say girls can't play soccer but Billie has other ideas.
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Image currently unavailable 57812 : Blast off by Clarke, Margaret
Adam wants to be an astronaut; it's all he ever thinks about. But, after a close encounter with Mad Marvin and his amazing space bubble, Adam changes his mind.
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Image currently unavailable 908 : Blue hair day by Moloney, James
Sonya and Margo's grandmother hated her grey hair, but she loved blue. Sonya and Margo want to solve gran's problem.
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Image currently unavailable 9416 : Box of chicks, A by Moloney, James
Mervyn is entranced by the chicks as soon as he sees them at school, but he had not realised how many problems a box of chicks could cause.
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Image currently unavailable 50450 : Boy vs beast: Air by Park, Mac
Everything you need to know about battling beasts in the air. Discover what you should take, what to look for and how to battle beasts and win. The battles with the beasts of Beastium continue.
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Image currently unavailable 13520 : Boy vs beast: Aquatan by Park, Mac
When dead fish covered in glowing moss wash up on the beach, Kai knows it's time for battle. Kai chooses the Torpedo Bowshot to battle the water beast but doesn't know if it will work against toxic jellyfish.
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No book cover. 2846 : Boy vs beast: Aquaterros by Park, Mac
Something strange is happening in Beastium. A new mutant beast is filling the water land with rocks. Border guard Kai must defeat the beast and battle well enough to prove himself a worthy Border Captain.
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Image currently unavailable 16162 : Boy vs beast: Chillterratan by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is now a Border Captain and there are more beasts, , the Mega-mutants, in Beastium. Kai needs help. He must build a team and choose a battle partner.
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No book cover. 4674 : Boy vs beast: Flamatoraq by Park, Mac
Eggs have hatched in Terradon but it is not a rock beast. Border guard Kai must battle the new mutant by trying out his new combo gear and super-fast jet.
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Image currently unavailable 8473 : Boy vs beast: Infernix by Park, Mac
When strange-coloured fireballs set a garbage bin on fire, Kai knows it's time for battle. He hopes his Pyro-Foame will be able to hose down the Infamagon fire beast's fire-ball attack.
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No book cover. 44146 : Boy vs beast: Isolus by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is a border guard, who together with his robotic dog, BC3, is charged with defending the borderlands against invading beasts. Kai has to travel by submarine to an icy land to take on the giant snow-lizard, Chillmaxatan.
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Image currently unavailable 32056 : Boy vs beast: Land by Park, Mac
Everything you need to know about beast battling on the land. Discover what you should take, what to look out for and how to battle beasts and win. The battles with the beasts of Beastium continue.
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No book cover. 99094 : Boy vs beast: Sludgia by Park, Mac
Only a wall divides Earth from the beasts of Beastium. Only Kia Masters, Border guard, and his dogbot defend the wall and protect Earth. When mud starts to fall from the sky, Kai knows it is time for battle. Kai and his Sludgebot will have to work hard to stop the mud beast. Things are going to get dirty.
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No book cover. 5413 : Boy vs beast: Stormasaurix by Park, Mac
Something strange is happening in Beastium. There is a dust storm in the wind land and a new mutant beast appears. Border guard Kai must try out his new gear in the battle against the beast.
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No book cover. 30140 : Boy vs beast: Tempesta by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is a border guard, who together with his robotic dog, BC3, defends the borderlands against invading beasts. If Kai succeeds in his battles, he will receive upgrades and new equipment. He must not fail. This time Kai has to fly to the borderland Tempesta, where the wind and fire lands meet, to take on an enormous dragon called Stormegadon.
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Image currently unavailable 9462 : Boy vs beast: Terradon by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is a border guard who, together with his robotic dog BC3, is charged with defending the borderlands against invading beasts. If Kai succeeds in his battles, he will receive upgrades and new equipment. Kai must not fail. This time, Kai has to battle Terradon, a giant monster made of rock.
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No book cover. 18769 : Boy vs beast: Terraserpix by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is a border guard and beast battler. Things have changed again in Beastium. There are new, mutant beasts that are bigger and stronger. Kai will have to learn quickly to battle these beasts and take them to the Outlands.
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Image currently unavailable 30548 : Boy vs beast: Terratoratan by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is now a Border Captain and there are more beasts in Beastium. Mega-mutants. Kai needs help. He must build a team. He must choose a battle partner.
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Image currently unavailable 18896 : Boy vs beast: Torlavasaur by Park, Mac
Beasts have escaped from the Outlands and are back in Beastium. Two new beasts, Mega mutants, are fighting in the fire land. Kai and his battle partner, Jay Armstrong, must work out how to battle these beasts and win.
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Image currently unavailable 7118 : Boy vs beast: Tornados by Park, Mac
Only a wall lies between the Beasts of Beastium and Earth, and Kai Masters, border guard. When a freaky red tornado hits, Kai knows it's time for battle. Kai chooses his Astro-Jet Striker to battle the wind beast.
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No book cover. 45258 : Boy vs beast: Volcan by Park, Mac
Kai Masters is a border guard, who together with his robotic dog, BC3, is charged with defending the borderlands against invading beasts. This time, Kai has to travel to the lava land, Volcon, to take on the fire-beast, Lavamaxasau. This may prove to be his biggest challenge yet.
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No book cover. 13782 : Brilliant Billy does his bit by Hutton, Simon & Glicksman, Caroline (ill)
Billy has been learning about World War II at school and, in particular, about rationing, allotments and how to make something out of nothing, including bananas out of parsnips.
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Image currently unavailable 989 : Bugalugs bum thief, The by Winton, Tim
Skeeta Anderson woke up one morning to find that his bum was gone. And not only his bum, but the bum of every single person in the town of Bugalugs.
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No book cover. 11275 : Bunch of daisies, A by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy shares stories, jokes and titbits. Find out how floppyitis gets Daisy out of all her chores, colours Daisy has invented and what animals look like from underneath.
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No book cover. 72124 : Butterflies in my stomach and other school hazards by Bloch, Serge
On his first day of school, a little boy struggles with missing his dog and the oddities of the English language. Perhaps he really will be in a big pickle on the bus. He doesn't want to open a can of worms but it is all a bit confusing.
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Image currently unavailable 21219 : Castle of the zombies by Williams, Sean & O'Connor, Nial (ill)
One night, Ollie Johnson wakes suddenly and surprises an intruder, a Fixer. When Ollie steps outside, he is plunged into a strange medieval world, where walls can have ears and eyes, and brains, and stomachs too. The despicable Lord Wight wants to take over everything and everyone, and only a couple of kids stand in his way. One of them is still in his pyjamas.
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Image currently unavailable 12407 : Caterpillar, butterfly by French, Vivian & Voake, Charlotte (ill)
A child and her grandfather watch as a family of tiny caterpillar eggs turn into beautiful butterflies. At each stage, the story reveals their awe at the magic of what is happening. The illustrations come with notes on the scientific details.
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Image currently unavailable 7576 : Cinderfella by Bates, Dianne & Viska, Peter (ill)
Cinderfella from the Planet Jetsonia meets Princess Esmerelda of the Planet Earth and strange things happen.
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Image currently unavailable 53765 : Cindy-Ella, an Aussie Cinderella by Champion, T & Singleton, G (ill)
Aussie Cinderella who is hard-working, has a fairy godnanna and a lost thong is after Steve, the best sheep shearer in town.
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Image currently unavailable 43960 : Click go the shears by Lance, Charlotte
The illustrations breathe new life into this classic Australian folksong. The eccentric shearers have their work cut out for them but still find time for fun.
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Image currently unavailable 9417 : Climbing Mount Sugarbin by Harvey, Pam
Nathan loves pistons, drive shafts and carburettors. He's entering Lightning Rager in the new section of the annual Mount Sugarbin Hill Climb Race.
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Image currently unavailable 1266 : Crackle by Clark, Margaret
Earl wakes up one morning to find his hair sticking up like a toothbrush. He can't get it to stay down and he keeps on getting into trouble with everyone because of his weird appearance. Earl doesn't know what to do.
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Image currently unavailable 27750 : Curse of the vampire by Williams, Sean & O'Connor, Nial (ill)
Ollie is lost. The world he came from is just one of many. Some of them are almost identical to his. Others contain cyborg pirates, living castles, talking cats and, now, hungry vampires too. Getting back home is proving surprisingly difficult. Fleeing from the eerie Fixers, Ollie lands in a village, cursed by blood-sucking neighbours.
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No book cover. 21548 : Daisy and the trouble with Christmas by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Christmas, a time of peace and calm, unless you're hanging around with Daisy. Daisy has been excited about Christmas since September and that kind of excitement can only lead to trouble. Daisy loves sparkly lights, Christmas carols and the chance to be in the school play. Only catastrophe can occur when Daisy is allowed near the baby Jesus doll.
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Image currently unavailable 4760 : Daisy and the trouble with giants by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy really loves playing giants after her teacher reads Jack and the Beanstalk. Gabby and Daisy vie to see who is the biggest. Daisy also wants to meet a real giant and this leads to trouble.
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Image currently unavailable 10244 : Daisy and the trouble with kittens by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Thanks to nanny and grampy, Daisy and her mum are going on a holiday to Spain. Daisy is very excited and meets lots of new playmates. The trouble is, five of them are small and cute and furry. The other trouble is that there are so many things that can cause trouble.
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No book cover. 30682 : Daisy and the trouble with life by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
In Daisy's guide to life, nothing is black and white, and it is certainly not fair. While suffering from an upset tummy, Daisy has plenty of time to think about her goldfish, Freddy, who thinks he's a dolphin, the school name-caller, Jack Beechwhistle, remote control cars and hosepipes that don't do as they're told. Hopefully, life will improve when she's ungrounded and off the loo.
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No book cover. 1287 : Daisy and the trouble with zoos by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy, Gabby and Dylan are on a trip to the zoo for Daisy's birthday. She'll be able to enter the penguin area and actually feed the penguins. There's trouble when Daisy wants to adopt one of the penguins.
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Image currently unavailable 1347 : David, the best model maker in the world by Moloney, James
David was the best model maker in the world. But one day a strange man sends him a new challenge. He may be the best model maker but he still may not be able to build the strange ball in the picture.
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Image currently unavailable 15129 : Day I turned ten, The by Godwin, Jane
Jeremy is looking forward to his tenth birthday and has the day all planned out. But, with a very young brother in the family, things rarely go according to plan.
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Image currently unavailable 1442 : Dinosaur encore by Mullins, Patricia
A simple, flip book that has lots of interesting dinosaur facts for you to test yourself. Perhaps you know which dinosaur was smaller than a Dalmatian dog or most like the modern day ostrich but, if you don't, you can find out by reading this book. Panoramic pictures of collage artwork add to the joy of learning more about the shape and size of dinosaurs.
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No book cover. 1500 : Double trouble by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Includes the Daisy books, Really really and You do, in one big book that is double the fun and double the trouble.
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Image currently unavailable 1502 : Down in the dump with Dinsmore by Mahy, Margaret
Dinsmore's teacher doesn't think the dump is an appropriate place for him to be researching his school project even though he finds all sorts of fascinating things there. He even begins to look like he belongs in a dump.
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Image currently unavailable 9418 : Dracula tooth by McAllister, Peter
Ryan likes being called Dracula Tooth especially if it means he can protect himself against the school bully. He likes it, that is, until he gets a late-night visit from Fangface and his gang.
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No book cover. 24957 : Eat your peas by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy won't eat her peas, no matter what her mother promises. They come to an agreement in the end when Daisy turns the tables on her mum.
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Image currently unavailable 89630 : Emperor's egg, The by Jenkins, Martin & Chapman, Jane (ill)
The Emperor penguin is the only large animal to remain on the Antarctic mainland throughout its bitterly, inhospitable winter. Once the female has laid her egg, she heads back to the sea, leaving the male to incubate it. He then spends two months standing on the freezing cold ice with the egg on his feet.
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Image currently unavailable 1802 : Ethan eats by Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
Ethan eats everything except peas. What will he do when there's nothing else to eat.
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No book cover. 1617 : Even bigger whoppers by Simons, Moya
Natasha, the new girl at school, insists she's a Russian princess. She insists her life is in great danger. Her new friends don't know if this is true or the biggest whopper ever.
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No book cover. 28523 : Field full of horses, A by Hansard, Peter & Lilly, Kenneth (ill)
A beautifully worded book for the horse crazy with exquisite accurate illustrations. A story that includes information on how a horse trots, canters, gallops and bucks, their diet and how they are groomed.
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Image currently unavailable 1699 : First friend by Mattingley, Christobel & Smith, Craig (ill)
When Kerry gets lost in the labyrinth of corridors on her first day at the new school, a big black dog comes to the rescue. This dog becomes her first friend, helping her to overcome feelings of loneliness and confusion.
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Image currently unavailable 4299 : Flotsam by Wiesner, David
A boy finds a box brownie at the beach. Inside are the photos of all the people who have found this camera in the past and the marine scenes they shot before leaving the camera behind. He can choose to do the same or keep the camera.
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Image currently unavailable 29640 : Flying feet by Bell, Krista
Henry loves running and jumping and twirling. He wants to find something special to do with all that energy.
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Image currently unavailable 1765 : Fort Island by Metzenthen, David & Gouldthorpe, Peter (ill)
While on a beach holiday, Patrick is delighted when Lou, the girl next door, teaches him to sail. When Lou's brother, stranded on an island, suffers a bad asthma attack, Lou and Patrick must risk sailing in bad weather to save him.
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Image currently unavailable 1774 : Frank and the emergency joke by Oswald, Debra & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
Frank, the class clown, can't laugh any more. His teacher told him to wipe the grin off his face just as the wind changed. Now his face will stay that way forever.
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No book cover. 16238 : Frank and the secret club by Oswald, Debra & Martin, Matthew (ill)
Lewis and Frank decide to form a secret club with a special membership card, secret passwords that change every day and a secret code. At first, it's all great fun but, soon, everybody wants to join and Lewis and Frank find themselves in all sorts of trouble.
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Image currently unavailable 9414 : Game or not by Fusillo, Archimede
Belinda would like to play soccer but at her school only the boys play. She is very good but she's a girl. There must be something she can do to play her favourite sport.
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Image currently unavailable 12483 : Gentle giant octopus by Wallace, Karen & Bostock, Mike (ill)
An information book about a gentle, giant octopus searching for a safe place to lay her eggs. Discover how she uses her tentacles, why she squirts her ink and the care she takes to guard her babies.
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Image currently unavailable 1858 : George's marvellous medicine by Dahl, Roald & Blake, Quentin (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 6422 : Ginger by Mattingley, Christobel
Hugo and Harriet love all their pets. But for Hugo, his rabbit, Ginger, is the best pet he's ever had. When Hugo returns from his holiday he has a very hard lesson to learn about life.
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Image currently unavailable 1901 : Giraffe and the pelly and me, The by Dahl, Roald
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.
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No book cover. 35614 : Girl who fell into a book, The by Lawrinson, Julia & Spudvilas, Anne (ill)
Annie loves reading more than anything else. One day, when she is reading her favourite fairy book, something really amazing happens.
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Image currently unavailable 14826 : Give me a home among the gum trees by Brown, Bob & Johnson, Wally & Wood, Ben (ill)
Australian animals join together to bring to life this classic Australian song about a home amongst the gum trees.
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Image currently unavailable 1944 : Goldfever by D'Ath, Justin & Tonkin, Rachel (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 9970 : Gorilla suit, The by Kelleher, Victor & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
Amusing story of a boy in his gorilla suit who becomes confused with a real gorilla and gets swapped over for a day.
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Image currently unavailable 72110 : Growing frogs by French, Vivian & Bartlett, Alison (ill)
When a mother brings her daughter to a pond to collect some frog spawn, the little girl isn't sure what to expect. Day after day she checks on the jelly-like bubbles until the black dots in their centres turn into slippery tadpoles, and then keep on changing.
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Image currently unavailable 28355 : Herbert the brave sea dog by Belton, Robyn
Everybody loved Herbert, a small dog, but the person who loved him most was his owner, Tim. One day, Herbert set off on a boat trip with Tim's father but the short journey soon turned into the biggest adventure of Herbert's life. A true story of a remarkable dog's voyage at sea.
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No book cover. 20224 : Hey Jack: the crazy cousins by Rippin, Sally
Jack's in the mood for mooching around, not playing with his crazy cousins. Jack's bad mood is likely to spoil the whole day.
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No book cover. 18762 : Hey Jack: the new friend by Rippin, Sally
Jack has found a lost puppy. It's so cute. But, Jack wonders how he can convince his mum and dad to let him keep it.
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No book cover. 20221 : Hey Jack: the robot blues by Rippin, Sally
Jack is invited to a costume party and he's made an awesome robot suit. But, he's worried that the other kids at the party will think it's lame,
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No book cover. 13413 : Hey Jack: the scary solo by Rippin, Sally
Jack desperately wants to be selected for a solo part in the school concert. When he misses out and his best friend, Billie, gets a solo, Jack is really upset about it. But, when things go wrong on concert night, Jack gets his chance to save the day.
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No book cover. 20156 : Hey Jack: the winning goal by Rippin, Sally
It's Jack's first day at soccer and he really wants to kick a goal. But, the coach has made him goalie and Jack thinks there's no glory in goal keeping.
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No book cover. 22419 : Hey Jack: the worry monsters by Rippin, Sally
Jack hates spelling. He has a test coming up but he doesn't want to practice for it. Jack had better be careful, he might leave it too late.
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No book cover. 3698 : Hide that horse by Metzenthen, David & Hobbs, Leigh (ill)
Hiding a horse, even a very small one, isn't easy. Tim and Mr Conroy have to use all their wits to keep little Percy from being caught by horse-hating Ranger Dooley.
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Image currently unavailable 2192 : Holly and the dream fixer by Hayes, Rosemary & Vane, Mitch (ill)
Holly's family is set to spend their holidays at the caravan park again. Holly is outraged, wishing that she could have an exotic island summer holiday like her classmates. Xavier comes to her rescue but island bliss is hard to find.
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No book cover. 13049 : Home for gnomes by Clarke, Margaret & Gordon, Gus
The gnomes have always lived in Miss Mackie's garden. She looks after them and the gnomes work hard to keep her big garden beautiful. When Miss Mackie falls ill and has to leave her home, the gnomes promise they will care for the garden and look after each other. But, when developers come to knock the house down, the gnomes realise Miss Mackie isn't coming back.
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Image currently unavailable 2208 : Horrible holiday, The by Jinks, Catherine
While his family appears to be going on a disastrous holiday, Kevin is having a good time, appreciating different things.
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Image currently unavailable 2286 : Hurry up, Alice by Mattingley, Christobel & Johnson, Michael (ill)
Alice is a dreamer. Everyone is always hurrying her along but, one day, she comes first by being last.
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Image currently unavailable 963 : Ice bear by Davies, Nicola & Blythe, Gary (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 2325 : Imp by Baillie, Allan
Brian and his parents move into a spooky house, whose previous owner was obviously a witch, and, soon, strange things start to happen. After a frightening encounter in the cellar, Brian's cap manages to catch the culprit.
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Image currently unavailable 86626 : Important things, The by Carnavas, Peter
Christopher and his mother live by themselves. In a clean-up, Christopher's mother packs up his father's things and takes them to the second-hand store. Mysteriously, the things reappear in their home. A sensitive look at the different ways of coping with the loss of a parent/spouse.
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Image currently unavailable 43052 : Invasion of the freaks by Williams, Sean & O'Connor, Nial (ill)
Ollie Johnson really has his work cut out for him this time. Getting safely to the Fixers' home world is just the first step. Then, he has to find out what their plan is, seal up the holes in the multiverse and get home again, all before his parents wake up and find him gone.
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Image currently unavailable 13663 : Isador Brown's strangest adventure of all by Dubosarsky, Ursula
Isador Brown's friend, Julie, is trying to find her lost parents and has many adventures along the way.
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Image currently unavailable 2373 : Jaleesa the emu by Kerr, Nola & Brindle, Susannah & Charles, Craig (ill)
Jaleesa thinks something is waiting for her in the mysterious land at the back of her great-grandmother's house. This story within a story involves the spirits of the animals, and in particular, the emu.
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Image currently unavailable 7319 : Jamie Spy and the great cookie mystery by Miesen, Christina
Mrs Spy's freshly baked cookies have gone and only crumbs are left behind. Secret agent, Jamie, is on a mission to see who has eaten them all.
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No book cover. 66990 : Jerry by Dubosarsky, Ursula & Mullins, Patricia (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 16716 : Kev and Borax by Orman, Lorraine & Vane, Mitch (ill)
David is being bullied and he has had enough. When he wishes for a fairy godfather to help him, he gets Kev and Borax, who are not quite what he was expecting. David ends up solving his problems himself after surviving some dubious help.
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No book cover. 12622 : Leeza van Breeza's best idea ever by Miesen, Christina
When Miss Cherry tells everyone that their class project is to run a business, in pairs, Leeza is very excited and, immediately, she plans to pair up with her best friend, Teena Rafanella. But, to her horror, Leeza finds that she has to be business buddies with nerdy, hypochondriac Joolie.
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No book cover. 66597 : Leeza Van Breeza's nail-biting idea by Miesen, Christina
Leeza van Breeza desperately wants to win a trophy for something. But, there's a problem, she isn't especially good at anything. When her mother asks her if she wants to win the world record for biting her nails, Leeza decides how she can get recognition. But, this idea gets her into all sorts of trouble.
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Image currently unavailable 15032 : Luke and Lulu by Dawe, Bruce & Stewart, Chantal (ill)
A new pet dog creates problems for Luke. He has to take her to puppy school but she's still not ready to behave.
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Image currently unavailable 12582 : Map of dreams by Shulevitz, Uri
When war devastates their country, a boy and his parents are forced to flee to another country. Food is scarce. When father goes to the bazaar to buy bread, he comes home with a map instead. The boy and his mother are furious because they are so hungry.
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Image currently unavailable 9014 : Mbobo tree, The by Millard, Glenda & White, Annie (ill)
In the cleft of a rock, on the crest of a hill, grows a tree that belongs to no-one and to everyone. When a little baby girl in a sling is found swinging in the branches, the villagers name her Tiranamba Adesimbo Mbobo. They love her as their own but Tiranamba never speaks a word. When the life-saving tree is threatened, Tiranamba finds her voice.
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No book cover. 97573 : Mercy Watson fights crime by DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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.
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No book cover. 46379 : Mercy Watson goes for a ride by DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 5147 : Mercy Watson thinks like a pig by DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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.
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No book cover. 68492 : Mercy Watson to the rescue by DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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.
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No book cover. 19904 : Mercy Watson: princess in disguise by DiCamillo, Kate & Van Dusen, Chris (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 61277 : Minton goes driving & trucking by Feinberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
Minton loves anything that moves and he's always ready for action. His friend, Turtle, is not so brave but, together, they have wild adventures. Find out what happens when they zoom through town and operate a dump truck.
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Image currently unavailable 13500 : Minton goes flying by Fienberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
As Bouncer, the acrobat, has lost her bounce, Minton makes an aeroplane to fly her all the way back to the city.
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Image currently unavailable 12199 : Minton goes home by Fienberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
Minton and Turtle have landed in the coldest place on earth and found Hector, the hottest boy who ever lived. Now, Minton must build a hot-air balloon so they can get home.
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Image currently unavailable 34020 : Minton goes sailing & flying by Feinberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
Minton loves anything that moves but his friend, Turtle, is not so brave. Find out what happens when they set sail and take to the skies.
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Image currently unavailable 12263 : Minton goes trucking by Fienberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
Minton, the salamander, loves all machines that move and he finds just what he needs to make them. Minton wants to be a truck driver. When there's sand to move and building to be done, Minton and Turtle are ready for a hard day's work.
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Image currently unavailable 12200 : Minton goes under by Fienberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
Minton, that very popular salamander, is on the move again in another delightful picture book adventure. This time, Minton makes a submarine to explore under the sea.
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Image currently unavailable 93113 : Minton goes underwater & home at last by Feinberg, Anna & Gamble, Kim (ill)
Minton loves anything that moves but his friend, Turtle, is not so adventurous. Find out what happens when they explore the deepest ocean and soar above the clouds.
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Image currently unavailable 5551 : Miss Wolf and the porkers by Condon, Bill & Magerl, Caroline (ill)
Tiny Miss Wolf runs the school library and does it very well, despite a few problems with lizards, rats and cockroaches. She is lucky to have the loyal help of the three Porker children, until one day Miss Wolf arrives to find something terrible.
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Image currently unavailable 13880 : Monster Hole, The by Small, Mary & Harvey, Roland (ill)
Mr and Mrs Snottygobble want a beautiful garden so they can win the garden competition. When a monster hole appears in their garden, they don't know how to get rid of it.
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Image currently unavailable 1099 : Mr Birdsnest and the house next door by Donaldson, Julia & Shaw, Hannah (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 44090 : Mr Chicken goes to Paris by Hobbs, Leigh
Mr Chicken flies to Paris to see his friend, Yvette. He visits all the tourist attractions such as the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre, and he loves the French food. When it comes time to fly home, Mr Chicken finds he has a big problem.
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Image currently unavailable 59049 : My best friend is a vampire by Rippin, Sally
David is a loner who finally finds a best friend. Despite Vincent being a half-vampire, eating fresh worms, centipede sandwiches and crispy pigs' ears, the two boys form an instant friendship. But, the friendship is not without problems.
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Image currently unavailable 89128 : My dinosaur ABC by Adam, Emma & Turner, Nadia (ill)
A great book for dinosaur enthusiasts. The descriptions and drawings of twenty six dinosaurs provide interesting facts and details. Each letter of the alphabet, clearly written in lower and upper case, corresponds with a dinosaur name, which is shown phonetically to assist pronunciation.
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Image currently unavailable 27302 : My silent world by Hilton, Nette & Agostino, Vincent
The world is a very different place when you are deaf. The power of sight and the beauty of colours and textures are heightened. How will things change when technology allows a deaf child to hear?
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Image currently unavailable 9787 : Nancy Bentley: the first Australian female sailor by Hawkins, Tracey & Grantford, Jacqui (ill)
Based on the true life story of Nancy Bentley, who was born in 1914 and lived with her family in Port Arthur, and due to unusual circumstances, related in this book, was inducted into the Royal Australian navy at the age of six years!
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Image currently unavailable 10667 : No cat and that's that by Dawe, Bruce & McLean, Andrew (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 3152 : No one by Nilsson, Eleanor & Ogden, Betina
Emma and her older sister, Charlotte, share the same birthday. They even want the same birthday present. But Emma and Charlotte are very different, and so are their new puppies.
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No book cover. 5103 : One night at Lottie's house by Dann, Max & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 12401 : One tiny turtle by Davies, Nicola & Chapman, Jane (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 3298 : Peg leg Meg by Bodsworth, Nan
Meg is the daughter and granddaughter of two pirates. Poll, the talking parrot, helps rescue Meg from the worst grandmother in the world. A tale of high seas adventure, kidnapping and betrayal.
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Image currently unavailable 829 : Piano piano by Cali, Davide
Everyday at the same time, Marcolino practises the piano, just as his mother wants. Marcolino has other plans.
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No book cover. 53343 : Pippa's perfect ponytail by Nickerson, Julie & Dawson, Janine (ill)
Pippa is sure her birthday party will be perfect. She has the perfect cake and the perfect dress, and now all she needs is a perfect ponytail in her hair.
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Image currently unavailable 2809 : Planet of the cyborgs by Williams, Sean & O'Connor, Nial (ill)
Armed with nothing but a psychic typewriter, Ollie resumes his quest to get back home to the street where nothing works quite right, and the sinister Fixers are breaking holes in much more than the sidewalk. Instead, he finds himself on a rescue mission in deep space, fighting pirates who are more machine than human, with a cat who wishes he was human.
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Image currently unavailable 27464 : Potato music by Booth, Christina & Groves, Pete (ill)
It is wartime and the family is desperately poor but they are content because they still have their piano and music. There comes a time when they have to make unpleasant sacrifices, but they never give up hope.
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Image currently unavailable 6642 : Pretty Salma by Daly, Niki
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.
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No book cover. 9948 : Princess who hated it, The by Klein, Robin & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
Princess Althea hates being a princess. She doesn't want to wear formal clothes, wave to crowds and sew tapestries. She wants to have fun and the farm children that she can see from her castle window have much more fun than she does.
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Image currently unavailable 20364 : Prudence wants a pet by Daly, Cathleen & King, Stephen Michael
Prudence really wants a pet. Branch, Twig and Formal Footware just aren't fit to be pets, neither is her brother.
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No book cover. 22913 : Puppet show, The by Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 11413 : Ramadan moon by Robert, Na'ima B & Adl, Shirin (ill)
Follow Ramadan from one new moon to the next.
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Image currently unavailable 5301 : Rat in a stripy sock, A by Watts, Frances & Francis, David (ill)
Rat finds happiness in an unexpected place and explores how he can share it with his friends.
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Image currently unavailable 3594 : Rattler's place by Wrightson, Patricia
Guy and family have moved house but his favourite skateboard, toys and even Digby, the dog, have not yet arrived, delayed on the way by a flood. However, there is still so much to explore in this new location.
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No book cover. 3016 : Really, really by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
When Daisy gets left with the babysitter for the first time, she eats the note and tells Angela that she has ice-cream and chips for tea, and always stays up till midnight watching videos. Angela is not convinced but Daisy fibs, "Really, really." This might not seem like such a good plan when Mum gets home.
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Image currently unavailable 47279 : Redback on the toilet seat by Newton, Slim & Smith, Craig (ill)
A cane toad gets quite a surprise when he gets bitten by a redback spider when he sits on the outdoor toilet.
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Image currently unavailable 71660 : Roller coaster by Metzenthen, David & Sheehan, Peter (ill)
It's Matt's first time ever at the Fun Park. He loves all the rides except for the roller coaster, it scares him. He tells the family that he's saving it until the last. Thanks to Dad, he might just have a go.
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Image currently unavailable 1812 : Rory rides by Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
Rory's bike has big yellow wheels, a bell ... and training wheels. Can he learn to ride without them.
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Image currently unavailable 50569 : Rosie and the bunyip by Costain, Meredith & Burke, Tina (ill)
Rosie can hear something howling down by Ghost Gum Creek. She thinks it could be a big, scary bunyip so Rosie decides to go bunyip hunting.
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Image currently unavailable 130805 : Rosie to the rescue by Costain, Meredith & Burke, Tina (ill)
Rosie's passion is fire engines and every week she gets to help her neighbour check the equipment on the town's fire engine. One day, Rosie gets to play a much more important role.
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Image currently unavailable 1924 : S.N.A.G.: the sensitive new-age gladiator by Clark, Margaret & Denton, Terry
A delightfully funny story set in ancient Roman times when Titus was emperor. It features many farcical and well-named characters.
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No book cover. 55255 : Sadie and Ratz by Harnett, Sonya & James, Ann (ill)
Sadie and Ratz are Hannah's hands. They love to fight and, sometimes, they fight each other. Hannah's brother, Baby Boy, is only four but he can be very annoying and very tricky, and Sadie and Ratz get blamed for lots of things. But, one day Baby Boy goes too far.
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Image currently unavailable 5086 : Sam Sullivan's scooter by Godwin, Jane & Joyner, Andrew (ill)
Despite Mum's advice, Sam can't resist putting his fingers in the handlebars of his scooter. Sam had no idea that a scooter could cause so much trouble.
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No book cover. 53072 : Sami's genies by England, Kathryn & Smith, Craig (ill)
Sami lives with his Grandfather Ali on a vegetable farm. Sami would love to go to school but, instead, he helps his grandfather who is old and can't cope alone with all the hard work. They sell their produce at the town market. One day, Sami trades some eggs for a box containing four dirty old lamps.
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Image currently unavailable 13376 : Scarlett's bat by Bone, Ian & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Scarlett Finnegan loves cricket but never gets to play on the team. When McGanty breaks his leg she has the chance to prove her worth, but is it just her talent. It seems as if she has a magic bat.
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Image currently unavailable 5499 : Serena and the sea serpent by Nix, Garth
Due to an accident with a computer, Serena Smith is a know-all. When a sea serpent starts wrecking ships, the town thinks the only way to stop it is to give it a child to eat. Serena volunteers, sure that she can sort out the problem.
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Image currently unavailable 12402 : Show and tell by Dawe, Bruce & McLean, Andrew (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 5728 : Silent knight by Clark, Margaret & Denton, Terry (ill)
A bumbling, fearful medieval knight and an affable dragon, in search of his lost puff, band together to soothe each other's troubles. Their adventures are full of gentle humour.
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Image currently unavailable 14264 : Sing, Pepi, sing by Storer, Jen & Gordon, Gus (ill)
Following a lightning strike, an axolotl shocks his poor restaurant owners by singing. A ruthless loan shark requires self-sacrifice and creates the need for a daring marine rescue. A humorous story with a strong Mexican flavour and good values.
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Image currently unavailable 1103 : Snake who came to stay, The by Donaldson, Julia & Shaw, Hannah (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 6221 : Special Kev by McKimmie, Chris
Kev is so special, his mum planted red roses and rolled out the red carpet when he was born. He is the only one of his eleventy million cousins with red hair and freckles. When his favourite cousin goes away, Kev is lonely and hasn't a friend who plays football. When Kev joins up with Nicky Bathgate to play Ned Kelly, things start to go wrong.
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Image currently unavailable 15358 : Spider by Metzenthen, David & Sheehan, Peter (ill)
A hairy, scary, creepy huntsman spider is in Min's bedroom.
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Image currently unavailable 35641 : Squidnapped by Metzenthen, David & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
When Holly finds a baby squid at the beach, she calls him Mr Googly Eyes and keeps him in a bucket with other things she has collected from the sea. Holly decides that he will be the star of her Travelling Creatures Show. But, when it's time to leave, Holly begins to think about Mr Googly's home.
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No book cover. 1969 : Standing in for Lincoln Green by Mackintosh, David
Lincoln has a double, someone who looks just like him. While Lincoln does the more important things, like building the biggest tower, his trusty stand-in does the tidying, putting away and sorting out.
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No book cover. 88011 : Super Daisy by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Planet Earth is in danger. If it crashes into Planet Pea, the explosion will cause Planet Pea to break into millions of little peas and then the people on earth will have to eat peas with everything. The only person who can save our planet is Super Daisy.
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Image currently unavailable 1619 : Surprising sharks by Davies, Nicola & Croft, James (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 1889 : T Rex by French, Vivian & Bartlett, Alison (ill)
A simple, funny, rhyming book that looks at what we know and what we have to surmise about dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus Rex. Includes information about dinosaurs and the study of them. A book that could inspire you to become a palaeontologist.
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No book cover. 98384 : Think of an eel by Wallace, Karen & Bostock, Mike (ill)
The fascinating life story and migration of an eel from the Sargasso Sea until the time comes for its 80 day journey home to spawn.
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Image currently unavailable 6351 : This moose belongs to me by Jeffers, Oliver
When a moose came to Wilfred, he just knew it was meant to be his, so he named him Marcel and made him his pet. Marcel was very obedient and followed some rules better than others, but when someone else claims the moose as theirs, Wilfred is very surprised.
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Image currently unavailable 75576 : Three kangaroos gruff, The by Richards, Kel & Dawson, Janine (ill)
The Three Kangaroos Gruff decide to head for greener pastures. They need to watch out when crossing the bridge for the big, scary bunyip.
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Image currently unavailable 4489 : Three little bush pigs, The by Dallimore, Paul
An Aussie twist on the classic story of the three little pigs.
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Image currently unavailable 4448 : Tiger trouble by Clark, Sherryl
Eric is mortified by his mother's misadventures with a ladder in the supermarket and her clumsiness during line dancing lessons. When Mum is hypnotised by a circus performer, things get much worse.
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Image currently unavailable 3747 : Tiger ways by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy's mum has been kidnapped by a herd of mad elephants. Luckily, Daisy has been rescued by tigers. Now she must learn tiger ways to survive.
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Image currently unavailable 3658 : Tigress by Dowson, Nick & Chapman, Jane (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 130806 : Tim & Tig by Kelleher, Victor & Watson, Judy (ill)
The family's new pet kitten is not what it seems but they seem oblivious to Tig's size and other people's reactions as he grows and grows. The family just loves their gentle Tig.
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No book cover. 7943 : To the top end: our trip across Australia by Harvey, Roland
A pictorial record of the bestest holiday ever. Fun to read and fun to read about as the words and pictures tell the story, with some interesting twists and turns. You need a lot of space to read this book.
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Image currently unavailable 4515 : Too-tight tutu, The by Clark, Sherryl
The trials and tribulations which lead to Merry's first ballet solo make a delightful story about believing in yourself and working for your dreams.
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Image currently unavailable 62395 : Toymaker and the bird, The by Allen, Pamela
In a little house in a dark forest, a toymaker lives all alone. One day, a small brown bird is drawn to the magic sounds of the toymaker's violin. Together they make music so enchanting that even the trees shiver and murmur in wonder. But as the seasons change, the little bird dreams of the wide open sky.
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Image currently unavailable 4595 : Two gorillas, The by Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
Becky has two toy gorillas that are very scary, until they have their first bath.
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Image currently unavailable 1729 : Violet vanishes by Dubosarsky, Ursula & White, Annie (ill)
Violet loves watching magic tricks. But when her mum takes her to see a magician, Violet becomes the star of the show.
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Image currently unavailable 4698 : Walk with a wolf by Howker, Janni & Fox-Davies, Sarah (ill)
A beautiful story woven in a few well-chosen words to tell about the wolf's life in a delightful mix of poetic language and accurate facts.
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Image currently unavailable 7190 : What is this thing called love by Cali, Davide & Cantone, Anna Laura
Emma would really like to know what love is. When she asks her family, they all give different answers, like sharing a piece of cake or a game of football. But what she really wants to know is it's colour, shape, taste and size.
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Image currently unavailable 56246 : White owl, barn owl by Davies, Nicola & Foreman, Michael (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 4813 : Whoppers by Simons, Moya
The kids in Simon's class are told to use their imagination as they tell their life stories. While everyone else is telling whoppers, Mark is telling the truth. He really is a Martian.
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No book cover. 46866 : Winning the World Cup by Metzenthen, David & Axelsen, Stephen (ill)
After school, Marco and his neighbourhood friends, who have all come to Australia from different countries, play the World Cup in the local paddock. Henry, the new boy from Kenya, is too sad to play while his sister is in hospital, but he amazes the children with his knowledge of cows and, when his sister is better, with his ball skills.
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No book cover. 90077 : You do by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
When Daisy's mother corrects her, Daisy points out that her mother does the same things. It's hard to believe that Daisy's mum does things that are that naughty.
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No book cover. 21987 : Yuk by Gray, Kes & Sharratt, Nick (ill)
Daisy doesn't like to wear dresses and she doesn't like to look lovely, so being asked to be a bridesmaid at Aunt Sue's wedding is yuk. She can't wear a football kit, scuba gear or a leopard skin suit so it seems impossible that Daisy will ever be happy about it.
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