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Just Like Floss

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When Floss the sheepdog has puppies, the farmers says his children can keep one to help with the work on the farm. But which puppy should they choose? Bess, Nell, Cap, Jack and little Sam - all of them are adorable. But only one is just like Floss.
Full Details add to cart NZ$30.60

A Kiwi Year: Twelve months in the life of New Zealand's kids

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Meet Charlie, Ruby, Oliver, Mason and Kaia - Kiwi kids representing a multicultural blend of culture and race that typifies our amazing country. They'll take you through a year in the life of New Zealand's kids, from celebrations, traditions and events, to our everyday way of life and the little things that make childhood so memorable.

A Kiwi Year is a picture book bursting with national pride. It's a snapshot of who we are as New Zealanders, blending our modern-day culture and lifestyle with past traditions and native heritage. Its pages feature meandering text, dates and gorgeous illustrations showcasing our five Kiwi kids at play, at school, at home, and enjoying the sights and sites of our great nation.

From the Bay of Islands to our hot springs and soaring mountains, vibrant cities and quaint country towns, this is our New Zealand childhood.
Full Details add to cart NZ$18.00

A Scottish Year: Twelve Months in the Life of Scotland's Kids

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Meet Isla, Sophie, Dominik, James and Rashida - Scottish children representing a multicultural blend of culture and race that typifies our beautiful country. They will take you through a year in the life of Scottish kids, from celebrations to traditions to events, to our everyday way of life and the little things that make childhood so memorable. They are our Scottish childhood.

A Scottish Year is a picture book bursting with national pride. It is a snapshot of who we are as a nation, blending our modern-day culture and lifestyle with past traditions and strong heritage. Its pages feature meandering text, dates and gorgeous illustrations, showcasing our five Scottish children at play, at school, at home, and enjoying the sights and sites of Scotland - from our heather-strewn Highlands to our historical cities, pristine outer islands and charming rural towns.

Full Details add to cart NZ$22.00

Big Bill's Beltie Bairns

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Come over the hills to meet Big Bill the Beltie Bull's Beltie Bairns. There's a spring surprise in store for Bertie and Buntie of Benyellary Farm. Will it be frightening or friendly? Find out by following them on their first trip out into the fields.
Full Details add to cart NZ$22.90

Bobby - Catch Me If You Can

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Bobby is a cheeky little dog that likes chasing cats.So when a big black cat disturbs his daily nap, itresults in a chase full of twists and turns whichare not always to Bobbys liking.
Full Details add to cart NZ$25.90

Clan MacBleat

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Clan MacBleat are totally devoted to their flock; however the sheep tend to get into all kinds of trouble giving the clan a real dilemma! Illustrated by Keith Robson, the book is guaranteed to bring a smile and a chuckle.
Full Details add to cart NZ$15.50

Clan MacWee

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In this book Clan MacWee (the smallest clan in Scotland) try everything they can to make themselves grow taller but will they be better off this way?
Full Details add to cart NZ$15.50

Emma's Lamb

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Emma looks after a lost lamb, plays games with him, and helps him find his mother.
Full Details add to cart NZ$26.70

Floss

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When Floss lived in town, she loved playing ball with the children. Now she lives on a farm and has to work for her keep. But will she make a good sheepdog?
Full Details add to cart NZ$26.70

Hairy Hettie

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Hettie the Highland cow has lots of hair to keep her warm and cosy. But other animals want to be cosy too... In springtime two blackbirds stop by and build their nest in Hettie's hair. She's a cow not a hedge! In summertime some butterflies lay their eggs in Hettie's fur, which grow into wriggling caterpillars. In autumn a squirrel burrows in to hibernate. And in winter a mountain hare hops aboard too! Poor Hettie. She's a cow, not a hairy hotel! It might be time for a haircut...
Full Details add to cart NZ$26.70

Hamish McHaggis & the Edinburgh Adventure

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Hamish has tickets for the Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle. But will they make it?
Full Details add to cart NZ$22.90

Hamish McHaggis & the Search for the Loch Ness Monster

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Rupert doesn't believe in the Loch Ness Monster, so Hamish and his friends take him to find Nessie.
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Hamish The Hairy Haggis

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Hamish the Hairy Haggis lives in the Highlands of Scotland.While everyone else in Inverhaggis enjoys a big Hogmanay party, Hamish is keeping his head down. Why? Because Hogmanay marks the start of the Haggis Bashing season.Can Hamish escape the Inverhaggis Burns Supper before he becomes the main meal? A fun and exciting story for children about the mythical haggis with full colour illustrations throughout.
Full Details add to cart NZ$13.50

Hamish the Highland Cow

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Hamish is a Highland cow and very hairy. He hates having baths and never cuts his hair. Why should he when his shaggy coat is the perfect place to keep his favourite sweet - toffees! But one day his friends get fed up with the increasingly smelly Hamish, and they hatch a plan that involves a hairdresser and, yes, toffees!
Full Details add to cart NZ$26.70

Me Nan Antie Bridie and the Leprechaun

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In the first story Nan finds a leprechaun called Mick who can't get any magic spells to work. Auntie Bridie Nan's sister wishes she had a leprechaun for company too. Ever helpful Mick wishes a leprechaun for Bridie... but Bridie ends up with a ginger cat instead!
Full Details add to cart NZ$29.00

Morag the Tickling Midgie

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When the sun shines in Scotland, the midgies come out to play. To play, and to bite and sting! That was what used to happen. Then Morag MacMidge changed everything. This is the story of how she was able to get her fellow midges to stop stinging and take up tickling.
Full Details add to cart NZ$15.50

Shona the Shetland Pony

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Ella and Robbie McDavies live on Glen Millarbann farm in the Highlands of Scotland. They love living on the farm with all the animals near by, and help Mr and Mrs McDavies feed the sheep and collect the eggs every day. One day, Mr and Mrs McDavies surprise the children with anew addition their farm - a beautiful brown Shetland pony. Ella and Robbie decide to call her Shona, and they spend all summer long taking her for walks and rides. When Ella and Robbie go back to school in the autumn and the seasons march on, Ella andRobbie dont come to see her anymore.Finally, as she stands freezing in her field, Heather the Highland cow takes Shona in to protect her from the cold winter. In Spring when Ella and Robbie do finally come back to see her, they are surprised when she doesnt want play with them! In this story of friendship, Ella and Robbie learn that they cant just look after Shona when the sun shines, but that they must take care of her all year round.
Full Details add to cart NZ$13.50
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