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Booklists

Challenge Level : K-2 Challenge Level : 3-4 Challenge Level : 5-6 Challenge Level : 7-9
ID Title Author  
1606
Little people, big dreams: Maya Angelou
Find out about Maya Angelou, from her early traumatic childhood to her time as a singer, actress, civil rights campaigner until she became one of America's most beloved writers.
ISBN 9781847808905
Publisher Frances Lincoln, 2016
Kaiser, Lisbeth & Salaberria, Leire (ill)
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2323
Mangrove
A secluded area of mangroves and the water life the trees support are about to change forever. This book looks at the cost to nature of our modern culture.
ISBN 9780143502043
Publisher Penguin NZ, 2007
Kane, Glenda & Allen, Lisa (ill)
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12581
Vegetable ark, The: A tale of two brothers
In this twist on the original tale of Noah's Ark, Noah has a brother, Neil. Noah is wealthy and a bit of a show-off. Neil hums songs about peace. Noah brokers deals with a tense frown, while Neil wears his hair long and chats dreamily to pot plants. When it rains for forty days and forty nights, the race to find land is on.
ISBN 9781741759969
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2010
Topics / Endangered species /
Kane, Kim & deGennaro, Sue (ill)
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73759
Big bad bunnies
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.
ISBN 9780143302285
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2006
Katz, Danny & Vane, Mitch (ill)
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18581
What number is that: my big art adventure
Lovely book combining counting with famous paintings.
ISBN 9780734763624
Publisher Art Gallery of New South Wales, The, 2004
Keeler-Milne, Jennifer
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33765
Gibblewort the goblin
Whether he's stung and nibbled in the bush, cuddled by an octopus at the bottom of the Great Barrier Reef or gobbled by city traffic, trouble follows Gibblewort like a bad smell.
ISBN 9781741660050
Series Goblin series (7 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2005
Kelleher, Victor
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1631
Goblin at the beach
Goblin makes it to the beach, but 'fun in the sun' includes frying your feet on hot sand, accidentally chugging down sun cream and hitching a ride on an angry shark.
ISBN 9781741662344
Series Goblin series (8 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2007
Kelleher, Victor
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15077
Goblin at the zoo
When Gibblewort wakes up at the zoo, he thinks he's in deepest, darkest Africa. So he squeezes his way into a nice, safe cage only to find he's become the object of affection for a female chimpanzee.
ISBN 9780759321007
Series Goblin series (6 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2005
Kelleher, Victor
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1935
Goblin in the bush
Gibblewort is a nasty, Irish goblin who posts himself to Australia. This is his funny journey in Australia with emus, bull-ants and snakes.
ISBN 9781740517706
Series Goblin series (4 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2002
Kelleher, Victor
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13044
Goblin in the city
Gibblewort the Goblin thinks he is on the way home to Ireland until he gets thrown out of a mail van into the middle of a bustling city. He wonders where the grey clouds and squelchy rain have gone. Gibblewort is lost and soon finds himself in all sorts of trouble.
ISBN 9781740519816
Series Goblin series (2 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2005
Kelleher, Victor
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33799
Goblin in the rainforest
Gibblewort is in a rainforest and soon finds himself being stung, squeezed, sucked, nipped and pecked by all sorts of strange and unusual creatures.
ISBN 9781740519823
Series Goblin series (1 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2004
Kelleher, Victor
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10602
Goblin in the snow
Gibblewort the Goblin is so bad-tempered the other goblins pack him off to a skiing holiday in Austria to get rid of him. Unfortunately, he ends up in Australia by mistake and takes to the Australian snow fields, attracting trouble wherever he goes.
ISBN 9781741660258
Series Goblin series (5 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2005
Kelleher, Victor
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33855
Goblin on the reef
Gibblewort is a nasty little Irish goblin who loves playing horrible tricks on his friends. But, when he decides to mail himself to Australia for some sun, things begin to go very wrong. Trouble follows Gibblewort like a bad smell.
ISBN 9781740518550
Series Goblin series (3 of 8)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2005
Kelleher, Victor
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Goblin series
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 Goblin series (8 books)
Kelleher, Victor
No book cover.
15164
Where's God
Peter is searching for God and asks a lot of people to help him.
ISBN 9780734407481
Publisher Thomas C Lothian Pty Ltd, 2005
Kelleher, Victor & Hurst, Elise (ill)
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9970
Gorilla suit, The
Amusing story of a boy in his gorilla suit who becomes confused with a real gorilla and gets swapped over for a day.
ISBN 9780143300175
Series Aussie nibbles (51 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2002
Kelleher, Victor & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
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18333
Magic violin, The
When Jimbo plays the violin, the noise is so terrible that the birds fly away and the people move away from the town. Eventually, the violin decides to take charge.
ISBN 9780143301813
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2006
Kelleher, Victor & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
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130806
Tim & Tig
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.
ISBN 9780143302759
Series Aussie nibbles (51 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2007
Kelleher, Victor & Watson, Judy (ill)
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13449
Balancing act
Annie Boyd's whole world is turned upside down when her family moves to Ridgeview. The only good thing about her new life is the local pony club. Even there, she struggles to truly belong.
ISBN 9781921167560
Series Riding high series (6 of 6)
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2007
Kelly, Bernadette
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13481
Heads or tails
When the local horses fall victim to a thief, Annie is determined to solve the mystery. But by getting involved, has she put her own horse in danger?
ISBN 9781921167478
Series Riding high series (5 of 6)
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2007
Kelly, Bernadette
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10486
If wishes were horses
Annie's life is in turmoil when her family move to Ridgeview from the city. The only good thing is The Pony Club, but without a pony will she ever be accepted. Things get even worse when she gets caught out for lying.
ISBN 9781921167027
Series Riding high series (1 of 6)
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2006
Kelly, Bernadette
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10499
Leap of faith
Sometimes it takes more than practice to be good at something, sometimes you have to take a leap of faith. Annie desperately wants to be good at cross-country, dressage and show-jumping; all featured in a one day event.
ISBN 9781921167263
Series Riding high series (3 of 6)
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2006
Kelly, Bernadette
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10494
Making the grade
Annie finally has a horse of her own, but now she has to both keep the horse and ride it, neither of which prove easy to do.
ISBN 9781921167034
Series Riding high series (2 of 6)
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2006
Kelly, Bernadette
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Riding high series
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 Riding high series (6 books)
Kelly, Bernadette
No book cover.
10520
Team challenge
Games day is looming and Annie is desperate to be a team member. Her happiness depends on it.
ISBN 9781921167270
Series Riding high series (4 of 6)
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2006
Kelly, Bernadette
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2894
Double trouble
When two sweet and very well-behaved terriers need to be looked after for a few days while their owner goes to hospital, Ben is happy to help out. That is, until well-behaved flies out the window and is replaced by chaotic and mischievous. Ben enlists Cassie's help and the two friends do their best to keep the gorgeous canines under control.
ISBN 9781742753300
Series RSPCA animal tales series (3 of 9)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2012
Kelly, Helen
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25205
Lost in translation
A group of vet students is spending a week at the RSPCA to learn all about the types of work that go on. So when Cassie and Ben decide to organise a dog-washing fundraiser, they enlist the help of the group. One of the quieter students, Lauren, is able to prove that her skills extend beyond do washing by helping out with a four-legged emergency.
ISBN 9781742753409
Series RSPCA animal tales series (7 of 9)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2012
Kelly, Helen
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6685
Ruby's misadventure
Cassie and her friend Sarah are looking after Sarah's cat, Ruby, when her parents go away for a few days. Unfortunately, when they turn up to feed Ruby, she's unwell. Rushing her to the vet, Dr. Joe tells them she is very sick. With Ben and Florence in tow, the hunt is on to find out what has caused Ruby's illness before it's too late.
ISBN 9781742753287
Series RSPCA animal tales series (2 of 9)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2012
Kelly, Helen
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9378
Min Min, The
The warm and humorous story of a family in an isolated community. Dad tells lots of scary stories but one night he scares himself.
ISBN 9780975064047
Publisher Indij Readers, 2003
Kelly, Joy & Russell, Shane
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1895
Giants
Sweet Pea and Boogaloo are out in the forest when Sweet Pea asks if giants look just like them, only bigger. Boogaloo knows that they're entirely different. Sweet Pea asks if giants are kind but Boogaloo has his negative opinions here too. It takes an ill-advised kick for Boogaloo to realise that giants are just like me and you, only bigger.
ISBN 9780340893319
Publisher Hodder Children's Books (Australia), 2008
Kelly, Mij & Maland, Nick (ill)
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13465
Welcome little scrubfowl
In a house on legs up the top of Australia, grows a rampant garden. Seedlings are planted, but then during the night, something singing comes and digs them up for their dinner.
ISBN 9781922081261
Publisher Windy Hollow Books, 2013
Kendell, Sandra
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10544
Solo wildlife: elephant
All you want to know about elephants. A delightful book with beautiful illustrations and fascinating facts.
ISBN 9781862914384
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kennett, David
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15262
Solo wildlife: lion
Interesting information about lions with attractive illustrations.
ISBN 9781862914391
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2001
Kennett, David
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58758
Lyrebird
When Edith met a cheeky young lyrebird on her garden path, she could not guess that he would one day be known as 'A Miracle of the Dandenongs'. Soon, James the lyrebird was singing and dancing for Edith, mimicking the birdsongs and other sounds that echoed through the bush. Word of their friendship spread and people travelled from near and far to film and record James. But with people came change.
ISBN 9781921833045
Publisher Museum Victoria, 2012
Kerin, Jackie & Gouldthorpe, Peter (ill)
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21190
Mister Cleghorn's seal
When Mr Cleghorn finds an abandoned seal pup on a rock in the middle of the sea, he decides he can't leave it. He brings it home to his flat. This is the story of what happened to Mr Cleghorn and Charlie, the seal, in their determination to find a home for Charlie and, incidentally, happiness for them both.
ISBN 9780008157302
Publisher HarperCollins Children's Books, 2015
Kerr, Judith
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34405
My Henry
When Henry dies, his wife can't see why they should stop doing things together, as they've always done. In fact, she can't help going a little bit over the top, imagining all sorts of wonderful outings, including dinosaur rides and dolphin-drawn water ski sessions.
ISBN 9780007388110
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, UK, 2011
Kerr, Judith
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2373
Jaleesa the emu
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.
ISBN 9780141306315
Series Aussie bites (84 books)
Publisher Penguin, 2001
Kerr, Nola & Brindle, Susannah & Charles, Craig (ill)
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5457
Genius: the most astonishing inventions of all time
Find out about the machines, technology and ideas that have changed our lives, shaken the world, and shaped our future. The book is arranged chronologically, detailing the 'big inventions', who made it, where, when, how and why.
ISBN 9780500650431
Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia) Pty Ltd, 2015
Topics / STEM /
Kespert, Deborah
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15100
Jubela
Based on a true story from Swaziland. After its mother is shot by poachers, a baby rhino must face the world on its own. The baby survives when it is adopted by an older female rhinoceros.
ISBN 9780689818950
Publisher Aladdin Publishing, 2004
Kessler, Cristina & McAllister Stammen, JoEllen (ill)
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15078
Big toocool book, The
Contains Soccer superstar, Footy hero, Rugby great and Cricket legend.
ISBN 9781865046518
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2005
Kettle, Phil
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Toocool series
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 Toocool series (36 books)
Kettle, Phil
No book cover.
11155
Toocool: baseball's best
There are two teams, but only one star pitcher. Let's hope he listens to his captain or it could be disastrous for the team.
ISBN 9781920924133
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books,
Kettle, Phil
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111107
Toocool: basketball legend
Toocool, Marcy and Spike have been challenged to a game of basketball. Toocool decides that he has to be Captain. Marcy thinks that she should be Captain. Spike just wants the game to begin.
ISBN 9780731274208
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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10334
Toocool: beach patrol
It looks like just another beach patrol for Toocool, the world's greatest lifeguard. Suddenly, a sea creature from the deep starts to stalk his friend and Toocool must save the day.
ISBN 9781865045832
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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5013
Toocool: cricket legend
Toocool captains the Australian team in the First Test. But he no longer has the home ground advantage. This may really affect his game badly.
ISBN 9781865043357
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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111106
Toocool: crocodile catcher
Jaws the crocodile has escaped from the Zoo. There's only one person that can capture the runaway crocodile, Toocool. With the help of friends, Toocool sets out to get Jaws.
ISBN 9780731274161
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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10335
Toocool: daredevil on ice
Toocool hopes to lead the Park Legends to victory on the ice but the Westside Winners won't be an easy team to beat. Perhaps Toocool has finally met his match.
ISBN 9781865045863
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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13686
Toocool: discus dynamo
When Toocool discovers he is a champion discus thrower, nobody is safe from his mighty throws.
ISBN 9781920924195
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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5223
Toocool: fishing fanatic
Toocool goes fishing to grapple with a giant of the deep, a marlin, but Toocool may have met his match. The battle begins at sunrise.
ISBN 9781865043364
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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13765
Toocool: football legend
It's the end of the season and Toocool has led his team to the Super Bowl. Toocool is a fantastic footy player but one player has never taken the whole team to victory before.
ISBN 9781920924072
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2004
Kettle, Phil
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4497
Toocool: footy hero
It's the biggest game of the season. The crowd has footy fever. Topdogs are going to need a hero. Luckily they have Toocool.
ISBN 9781865043371
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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4498
Toocool: golfing giant
Toocool has the best swing but beware the golfing giant.
ISBN 9781865044651
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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4500
Toocool: grand prix champ
Toocool at the grand prix.
ISBN 9781865043388
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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111076
Toocool: hooked
What's the biggest fish you've ever caught? Toocool has just caught a monster from the deep. Now all Toocool's got to do is get it on to the river bank.
ISBN 9780731274147
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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111082
Toocool: I spy
So what are Marcy and her friends doing? There's only one thing that Toocool and Spike can do. Look out 007, Toocool and Spike are on the job.
ISBN 9780731274222
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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4501
Toocool: invincible iron man
The iron-man contest is a tough event. Toocool will discover if rock-hard muscles and legs of steel are all that is needed to win.
ISBN 9781865044729
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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5010
Toocool: kart master
There can only be one winner in the great kart race.
ISBN 9781865043395
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2004
Kettle, Phil
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111108
Toocool: magic boots
The Legends have been challenged to another game of soccer. The stakes are high. Coach Wong invents a magic formula that makes Legends kick the ball harder and faster.
ISBN 9780731274154
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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36037
Toocool: match day football
The crowd goes wild at the MCG. The Park Legends are up against the Try Hards in a match day footy game. Toocool must try to kick the winning goal.
ISBN 9781865045870
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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4507
Toocool: park games gold
Toocool's team want to take out the NBA championship and he has to lead them. Will he survive the pressure?
ISBN 9781865043418
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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4504
Toocool: parkball hotshot
Toocool has tried his hand at various sports. There's a ball game showdown in TC Park. There are two good teams, but let's hope the star pitcher listens to his captain.
ISBN 9781865044675
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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111109
Toocool: rock star
Sam and Billy form their own rock group with Billy as lead singer and Sam on guitar. In one uncontrollable moment, Billy takes Sam's guitar and lets rip with unbelievable results.
ISBN 9780731274185
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Education Australia, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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13322
Toocool: rodeo cowboy
When Uncle Buck comes to stay at the Toocool Ranch, Toocool and Roberto take a crash course in how to become real cowboys and attend the rodeo.
ISBN 9781865045849
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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4505
Toocool: rugby great
Toocool imagines himself playing rugby for Australia.
ISBN 9781865044682
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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4506
Toocool: sailing supremo
The big race goes on for two days. The weather is out of control and so is the crazy crew but Captain Toocool has to manage under whatever conditions he meets.
ISBN 9781865044699
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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111110
Toocool: show time
A new set of drums and Toocool wants to form a band. Marcy wants to be the lead singer. Spike wants to play his guitar. Wong just wants them to go and practise somewhere else.
ISBN 9780731274192
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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5611
Toocool: skateboard ripper
Toocool is a standout on the skateboard. All he needs now is a ramp to practise his new trick and then he needs to find out if the world is ready for the TC Twist.
ISBN 9781865044705
Series Toocool series (37 of 36)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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4509
Toocool: soccer superstar
Toocool loves his soccer. With Toocool on your team you shouldn't need anything else but the Legends also have another secret weapon.
ISBN 9781865044712
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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5616
Toocool: sonic mountain bike
Toocool is on the mountain bike track. It's a race against time. Toocool is a speed machine. It looks like nothing will save him from breaking the paper run record.
ISBN 9781865044668
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2002
Kettle, Phil
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13715
Toocool: space captain
Earth is being invaded by aliens and there's only one person who can save the day - Toocool, space captain.
ISBN 9781865045856
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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111079
Toocool: strike
How many strikes in a row have you had? Toocool thinks he's set a new world record. So does Marcy and so does Spike. Wong thinks that they're wrong. Wong thinks he's the best. Only one thing to do, let the challenge begin.
ISBN 9780731274178
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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4510
Toocool: surfing pro
It's summer vacation and there's a surfing contest to win. Toocool waxes down his twin fin and hits the waves.
ISBN 9781865043401
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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5021
Toocool: tennis ace
Toocool is playing tennis in the Australian open. He's stuck in the doubles but he's not sure he really needs a partner. He should be good enough to play for two.
ISBN 9781865043425
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2001
Kettle, Phil
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111077
Toocool: the flying snowboarder
It's snowed and Killer Hill is covered. Marcy and Spike challenge Toocool to a snowboard race. The fun starts when Toocool gets on his supercharged snowboard.
ISBN 9780731274130
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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12923
Toocool: water slide winner
Toocool has built the best water slide ever in his own backyard. Now he's ready to become the fastest water slider in the world. It's a race against his friends and the stop watch in the local water slide competition.
ISBN 9781865045825
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2003
Kettle, Phil
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111081
Toocool: wrestle mania
World Championship wrestling has arrived. Toocool could be the next world champion. Before that, he has to beat Marcy. Marcy thinks that she's going to squash Toocool like a lemon.
ISBN 9780731274215
Series Toocool series (36 books)
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2007
Kettle, Phil
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6555
Ninnyhammer
Ninnyhammer is known as the village simpleton. When Peter fishes a strange stick out of the stream, he discovers that there's a lot more to Ninnyhammer than first appears.
ISBN 9780552556200
Publisher Random House Children's Books, 2008
King-Smith, Dick
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64129
Water horse, The
Angus and his sister have found something strange at the beach. They think it's just a big, old piece of seaweed so they take it home to put in the bath. But, in the morning, the seaweed is squeaking and splashing.
ISBN 9780141302232
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2008
King-Smith, Dick
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7598
Witch of Blackberry Bottom, The
Miss Slade is a recluse who lives in an old caravan in Blackberry Bottom. When new neighbours move in, she gradually starts to rejoin the village community. But no one knows that Miss Slade keeps all her money buried in a milk churn.
ISBN 9780141302850
Publisher Penguin, 2000
King-Smith, Dick
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23474
I love guinea-pigs
Guinea-pigs are cute and cuddly, and they make great pets. Find out how best to care for them.
ISBN 9780744528206
Series Nature storybooks series (23 books)
Publisher Walker Books, 2009
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
King-Smith, Dick & Jeram, Anita (ill)
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2528
Lady Lollipop
Lollipop is no ordinary pig. According to her young owner, Johnny Skinner, she's the cleverest pig in the kingdom. When people stare into her eyes, it seems to change them for the better. But even Lollipop struggles to win over the spoilt princess.
ISBN 9780744578720
Publisher Walker Books, 2001
King-Smith, Dick & Barton, Jill (ill)
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15727
Aristotle
Delightful story of a young kitten who becomes a witch's cat and goes through most of his nine lives being rescued by his kind witch, Bella Donna.
ISBN 9780744566802
Publisher Walker Books, 2004
King-Smith, Dick & Graham, Bob (ill)
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14320
Twin giants, The
Identical twin giants are born on a mountain and enjoy all the same things, except that one is a vegetarian. They race up and down mountains, roll boulders and sing off-key at the top of their lungs. At 20, they each decide it's time to seek a wife. Looking for two giantesses over seven mountains is no easy task.
ISBN 9781406313475
Publisher Walker Books, 2008
King-Smith, Dick & Grey, Mini (ill)
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9893
All pigs are beautiful
If you like pigs, you will love this story book about how pigs live and how you can keep them as pets.
ISBN 9781406311952
Series Nature storybooks series (23 books)
Publisher Walker Books, 2007
Topics / Year 4 easy reads /
King-Smith, Dick & Jeram, Anita (ill)
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15952
88 Lime Street: the way in
When Ellen arrives at her new house, an old mansion with actual towers, she senses something stirring. When the dried-up fountain in the overgrown garden suddenly spouts water and weird messages appear, Ellen is determined to get to the bottom of the mystery. But, first, she needs to find a way into the peculiar tower with no door.
ISBN 9781742991009
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2015
Kirby, Denise
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31885
Emperor's kingdom: penguins on ice, The
Join the Emperor Penguins in Antarctica and experience a year in the life of these amazing creatures. Find out how the baby penguins stay snug and warm on their dads' feet, how they are fed and how the colony huddles together during the freezing winter.
ISBN 9781742031262
Publisher Black Dog Books, 2010
Kirkwood, Roger
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Sheep in wolves' clothing
Georgina, Hubert, and Gogol go to the beach for one last, carefree day of summer sun and surf. Once there, these innocent lambs get fleeced by some cagey characters who smooth talk them out of their fur coats. Enter Elliott Baa, Private Detective, who, together with the three cold and exhausted friends and some rugby-playing cats, set off to confront the villains in this action-packed and off-beat tale.
ISBN 9781842709078
Publisher Andersen Press Ltd, 2009
Kitamura, Satoshi
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UFO diary
A UFO is lost in space until it spots a strange, blue planet. Zooming in for a closer look, the UFO discovers a curious creature watching it. They quickly become friends for one unforgettable afternoon.
ISBN 9781842705919
Publisher Andersen Press Ltd, 2007
Kitamura, Satoshi
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How many dinosaurs deep?
Jim is not quite sure that he's ready to move from the baby pool to the middle-sized pool. Can a group of splashing dinosaurs help him face his fear?
ISBN 9781925059731
Publisher New Frontier Publishing, 2017
Kitchin, Ben & Fieldhouse, Vicky (ill)
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Birk the berserker
Birk the Berserker is a young Viking who cannot be fierce. Even his own mother finds him embarrassing. Forced to go raiding, Birk is captured by villagers who plan to execute him. Eventually, the peaceful Birk can turn his back on violence.
ISBN 9781862916814
Publisher Omnibus Books, 2007
Klein, Robin
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Gabby's fair
Mum's busy working at the fair so Gabby has to spend the day with her older brother, Matt. Unfortunately, he controls the money and is very bossy and their tastes are very different.
ISBN 9781862913677
Publisher Omnibus Books, 1998
Klein, Robin
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Penny Pollard's diary
Penny Pollard hates pink dresses, twitty lavender bags, Simone, Annette Smurton who has her own horse and Jason Taylor. She likes horses, Mrs B who is her eighty-one year old best friend, collecting things, visiting cemeteries and writing.
ISBN 9780733618062
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton, 2004
Klein, Robin & James, Ann
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Princess who hated it, The
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.
ISBN 9780143303428
Series Aussie nibbles (51 books)
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2009
Klein, Robin & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
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Thing
When Emily Forbes finds a rock in a nearby park, she has no idea it is a prehistoric creature's egg. She calls it Thing. When it hatches, Emily and her mother find themselves with a playful, apple-green, prehistoric, vegetarian TV addict.
ISBN 9780340608524
Publisher Hodder Headline Australia Pty Ltd, 1994
Klein, Robin & Lester, Alison (ill)
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Mungo and the picture book pirates
Mungo reads his favourite book every night, an adventure about pirates. One night, when reading the book, Mungo discovers that the captain is nowhere to be found and he can dive in and take the captain's place.
ISBN 9780140569742
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2006
Knapman, Timothy & Stower, Adam (ill)
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Ruby Red Shoes
Ruby lives in a colourful caravan with her grandmother. She is gentle and caring and spends her days looking after plants, animals and people, as well as playing with mulberries, to make hands a pretty colour.
ISBN 9780732293628
Series Ruby Red Shoes series NEW SERIES 2018 (3 books)
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2013
Knapp, Kate
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Ruby Red Shoes goes to Paris
Ruby Red Shoes and her grandmother are on holiday in Paris! Ruby is fizzing with excitement; her smart red shoes are aflutter as she explores cafes and markets dotted along cobblestone streets. Ruby practises her French, eats buttered baguettes, and beetles around on a scooter with a special new friend who shows her the sights. It is a time she will treasure forever.
ISBN 9780732297619
Series Ruby Red Shoes series NEW SERIES 2018 (3 books)
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2013
Knapp, Kate
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Ruby Red Shoes goes to London
Ruby and her grandmother love to travel and now they are in London, the home of red buses and letter boxes, and where Ruby's red shoes fit right in. There is so much to discover in London and Ruby spends many happy days exploring the sights. Ruby delights in all that this wonderful city has to offer, especially as she can share it with her family.
ISBN 9780732297626
Series Ruby Red Shoes series NEW SERIES 2018 (3 books)
Publisher Angus & Robertson (HarperCollins), 2016
Knapp,Kate
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My two blankets
A young girl leaves her war-ravaged homeland and arrives in Australia. Everything looks and sounds strange, even the wind. She doesn't speak the language and feels intimidated and lonely. To cope, the girl wraps herself in a beloved blanket and takes comfort in the memories of her homeland. One day at the park, a local girl smiles and waves at her.
ISBN 9781921714764
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2014
Kobald, Irena & Blackwood, Freya (ill)
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Anton can do magic
Anton has a magic hat. A real one. He wants to do some magic and make things disappear. Anton tries to make a tree vanish but it's too big. But, when he is successful in making someone disappear, Anton desperately wants him to come back.
ISBN 9781877467639
Publisher Gecko Press, 2010
Topics / Year 3 easy reads /
Konnecke, Ole
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More giggles and dreams
An illustrated collection of poems from an Australian poet.
ISBN 9780646298740
Publisher self-published, 1997
Kosseris, Annette
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Moon's messenger
Moon knew it was unusual to see a green turtle. Out of all the sea turtles in the world, they were the species that was most at risk. But when the turtle beckoned her to come, Moon knew it wanted to show her something.
ISBN 9788416147205
Publisher Cuento De Luz, 2015
Kroll, Virginia & Celej, Zuzanna (ill)
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See food
Cut outs replicate a microscopic view of sea life that becomes part of a food chain with each step in the chain increasing in size.
ISBN 9781921136023
Publisher Windy Hollow Books, 2007
Kuchling, Guundie
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Yakkinn the turtle: the most dangerous year
Australia's Western Swamp Tortoise, the world's rarest tortoise, is an endangered species. The baby tortoises' intense struggle for survival is revealed in this bittersweet story.
ISBN 9781863742726
Publisher Era Publications, 1996
Kuchling, Guundie & Gerald
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Million paws puppy, The
Nine year old Cassie Bannerman loves animals, especially her dog Ripper, who is always by her side. When Ben Stoppard moves into Abbotts Hill with his family and their English sheepdog, Cassie is determined to befriend them. Ben and Cassie and the two dogs take part in the RSPCA annual fundraiser, and help round up a naughty runaway pup.
ISBN 9781742753263
Series RSPCA animal tales series (1 of 9)
Publisher Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2012
Kunz, Chris
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Crow and the waterhole
Crow is so lacking in self-esteem that she doesn't realise what a special crow she is. She wishes she could be more like the 'other' crows she sees. She flies off to seek her destiny and to discover that she is all these things and more.
ISBN 9781863683036
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2007
Kwaymullina, Ambelin
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Lost girl, The
The little girl has lost her way, wandering away from the Mothers, the Aunties and the Grandmothers. Find out which animal will show her the way home.
ISBN 9781921529634
Publisher Walker Books, 2014
Kwaymullina, Ambelin & Tobin, Leanne (ill)
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Two-hearted numbat, The
Numbat has two hearts, one of stone and one of feather. His stone heart makes him strong and powerful while his feather heart makes him soft and gentle. When having more than one heart becomes troublesome, Numbat must choose which one to keep.
ISBN 9781921361234
Publisher Fremantle Press, 2008
Kwaymullina, Ezekiel & Ambelin
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