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Katie Morag Delivers The Mail

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km mail
When Katie Morag finds herself in the middle of a mail muddle, she needs to do some quick-thinking to come up with a solution to her parcel posting problems.
Full Details add to cart NZ$31.50

The Tale o the Wee Mowdie

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mowdie bk
This fantastically funny tale is perfect for children of all ages (including the grown-up ones!). Follow the Wee Mowdie as he sets out to discover wha keeched on his heid. 'An awfu stramash befaws the wee mowdie, yin bricht sunny morn. It looks a bit like a link sasser, an the warst o't is - it faws richt ontae his heid. Oor gallus wee hero gangs oot tae speir wha's keeched on his heid.'
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Awesome Scottish Castles Sticker and Activity Book

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sc castles sticker book

Discover awesome Scottish castles in this sticker and activity book bursting with colouring, doodling, puzzles and more than 100 stickers!

Have fun...

- Filling Edinburgh Castle with fun stickers

- Colouring an exciting attack on Urquhart Castle

- Doodling unicorns, dragons and other castle creatures

- Dressing up Mary, Queen of Scots at Stirling Castle

- Spotting the difference at the siege of Caerlaverock Castle

- Designing your own Scottish castle

Based on Historic Environment Scotland’s unrivalled portfolio of castle properties, this bright and lively activity book is packed with fun facts and thrilling historical detail to bring Scotland's most famous castles to life.

Full Details add to cart NZ$28.50

Captain Wee MacNessie

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Wee MacNessie wants to be a pirate. His friends Suszie, Fergus and Dolly aren't quite so sure that's a good idea! English edition.
Full Details add to cart NZ$31.50

Greyfriars Bobby

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cb Greyfriars Bobby
A retelling of a legendary Edinburgh dog shares the story of the faithful Bobby, a little dog who kept watch over his master's grave for fourteen years and is believed by locals to continue his vigil from beyond the grave.
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Greyfriars Bobby: Bobby's New Adventure

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gfb new adventure
Bobby and his friend Frankie, a black cat, find that Angus has hurt himself. Since Angus is the man that always makes sure a gun is fired at one o'clock each day, Bobby and Frankie have to help him.
Full Details add to cart NZ$16.50

Hamish & The Falkirk Wheel

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H FW
Following his visit to Thrupp, Hamish leads his old friend Muddy Waters, and an excited Jolly Boatman on the long journey to Scotland. Overawed by the huge wheel, can Jolly overcome his fears?
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Hamish McHaggis and the Clan Gathering

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Hamish McHaggis is a happy-go-lucky haggis, recognizable by his orange fur, big red nose and tartan hat. In tow is the sceptical Rupert Harold the Third, a hedgehog and English gent, Angus, the mischievous pine martin, and Jeannie, the accident prone osprey.
Full Details add to cart NZ$24.50

Hamish McHaggis and the Great Glasgow Treasure Hunt

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hmc th
Maggie the fox is in a fix. Can Hamish and his friends help her to save the Great Glasgow Treasure Hunt?
Full Details add to cart NZ$27.00

Hamish McHaggis and the Lost Prince

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hmc prince
A young prince is missing. Can Hamish and his friends rush to the rescue?
Full Details add to cart NZ$27.00

Hedgehogs Hares & Other British Animals

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books british animals
The first in a new series of sticker books created for the National Trust, this book is packed with facts about marvellous mammals and their homes. With four pages of stickers, you can stick the rabbits in their warren, fill the sea with dolphins, match the babies with their mums, and much, much more!
Full Details add to cart NZ$24.50

Hide-and-Seek Hettie

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hettie h/s

Hettie the Highland cow is very mucky. Calum and Kirsty think it's time for a wash but Hettie isn't keen. Quick -- hide!

But poor Hettie finds she can't hide in the flock of sheep, or behind the prickly gorse bush, or with the deer in the forest -- she's too big!

When she gets tangled up in the washing line, her hide and seek is over. But a bath might not be so bad after all

Full Details add to cart NZ$27.00

Irish Legends for Children (Mini Edition)

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book irish legends children
This is a beautifully illustrated collection of traditional Irish legends for children. It includes the stories of 'The Children of Lir,' 'Deirdre of the Sorrows,' 'Setanta,' 'The Salmon of Knowledge,' 'Fionn and the Dragon,' and 'Oisin in Tir na n-Og.'

Sensitively written, to be read to or by children of every age, this will prove to be popular with adults, re-kindling magical stories from their own childhood. Other books by Yvonne Carroll include 'Beginner's Irish Dictionary,' 'Great Irish Legends for Children,' 'Irish Legends for Children - Mini Leprechaun Tales,' 'The Little Leprechaun Library,' and 'The Very Little Leprechaun Tale.'
Full Details add to cart NZ$22.50

Katie Morag & the Dancing Class

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km dance
Everyone is excited about the new ballet and tap classes. Everyone, that is, except Katie Morag! But the two grandmothers have decided - she will go to ballet and she will wear a frilly skirt! What is Katie Morag going to do?
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Leprechaun Tales

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book l tale

Tradition has it that leprechauns are mischievous little people, often cobblers, who have pots of gold hidden away. The humans are always keen to find the gold but somehow are always outwitted by the leprechauns’ cunning and magical powers. This selection of charming tales about leprechauns and other little people has been passed down over the years from one generation to another. Yvonne Carroll’s brilliant retelling of each story brings them alive for a new generation of readers.

This bestselling edition of tales in now available in a miniaturised hardback edition for a new generation of readers.

Full Details add to cart NZ$22.50

My Scottish Activity Book

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sc activity book
This brand-new activity book for children features a huge range of activities involving different skills. It covers all kinds of topics – including places, people, animals and their habitats, history, myths and legends, castles, stone circles and monuments, transport, sport and much else besides,  

Activities include: Dot-to-dot, word searches, sticker pages, colouring, missing letters, mazes, story-writing, drawing, games and lots more.
Full Details add to cart NZ$39.00

Nessie's Monster Activity Book

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ness activity
Hours of fun with Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster and her friends.
Full Details add to cart NZ$9.50

Scary Scottish Castles

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An essential guide for children interested in learning about Scotlands castles. Highlighting some of the nasty deeds and skulduggery that took place, Scary Scottish Castles includes a double page spread for each of 24 of Scotlands best known castles. With colourfully graphic and busy illustrations, the book includes the key facts and historical events surrounding each property and the people that were associated with them. Supported with games, puzzles and fun challenges, this book educates and entertains for hours without appearing over-factual and academic.
Full Details add to cart NZ$33.50

Spuds and the Crock of Gold

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It was the first of May, the start of summer, but for leprechaun Spuds Potsofgold it was not a good day. Two things had gone horribly wrong. The first was that his precious crock of gold disappeared while he was taking a nap, the second was that he couldn't stop sneezing! How will Spuds solve the mystery of his missing crock of gold, and what is to be done about his allergy to Steve, his pet mouse? Ages 5+
Full Details add to cart NZ$39.00

The Grouse and the Mouse

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gr mo
Bagpipe the Black Grouse loves admiring his glorious red eyebrows and his magnificent straight tail feathers. He feels sorry for his friend, Squeaker the Wood Mouse, with his boring brown fur and bendy tail. But Squeaker's help, along with brown-ness and bendy-ness, might be just what Bagpipe needs when he gets into some serious fox trouble.Starring two of Scotland's best-loved residents, an endangered black grouse and a wood mouse, this is a funny and heart-warming tale about valuing difference, from the author of Can't-Dance-Cameron.
Full Details add to cart NZ$27.00

The Incredible Scotland Activity Book

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Children can join loveable dog Doodle McDoodle on an entertaining tour of Scotland, taking in its many sights and sounds, and its rich history, as they complete all manner of exciting puzzles and games.
Full Details add to cart NZ$24.00

The Incredible Scottish Castles Activity Book

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incredible activity book castle
Children can embark on an entertaining tour of Scotland's many castles, learning about their history, locations and distinguishing features, as they complete all manner of exciting puzzles and games, including crosswords and join-the-dots.
Full Details add to cart NZ$24.50

The Tattoo Toorie: Corrie's Capers

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Corrie is a wee West Highland Terrier who lives on the Isle of Arran. As a Westie Fest (Highland Games) champion she is invited to afternoon tea at Holyrood Palace and to perform a special duty at the Festival Tattoo. The Tattoo Toorie tells the story of Corrie heading to Edinburgh following a royal request that really puts her courage to the test.
Full Details add to cart NZ$36.50

Wee Macnessie and the Tartan Spots: Wee Macnessie an the Tartan Sprackles

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Dual Language Edition: A lovely surprise awaits Wee MacNessies friends, Dolly the Dragonfly and Fergus the Frog, in Hazelnut Wood. However, something very unexpected happens on the way there too!
Full Details add to cart NZ$33.00

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
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