Booklists

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ID Title Author  
12056
ABC book of nursery rhymes
Thirteen award-winning Australian illustrators each chose a well-known rhyme to interpret, resulting in a beautifully illustrated selection of nursery rhyme favourites. Features profiles on each artist.
ISBN 9780733308932
Publisher ABC Books, 2002
Various
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5822
Adventures of Swashbuckle Lil: A pirate's life
Swashbuckle Lil is no ordinary girl. She is in fact a pirate. Join Lil and her trusty parrot Carrot as they look for adventure in four different stories.
ISBN 9781509881529
Publisher Pan MacMillan, 2018
Woollard, Elli & Anderson, Laura Ellen (ill)
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15126
Emily's Rapunzel hair
Seven stories about childhood experiences. The link is Emily's determination to have 'Rapunzel hair'.
ISBN 9780733315237
Publisher ABC Books, 2005
Matthews, Cecily & Blackwood, Freya (ill)
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643300
Game, The
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649119
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (1 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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4972
Ginger Green play date queen: The new friend
Ginger is playing with Skye today.But what happens when Skye won't let her dad leave? A story of two new friends, sharing their love of dance and overcoming being shy.
ISBN 9781760127701
Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont, 2016
Kane, Kim & Davis, Jon (ill)
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643302
Going to the game
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649126
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (2 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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37024
Handa's surprising day
Handa has lost Mondi, her grandmother's hen, and the fruit from her basket surprisingly goes missing too.
ISBN 9781406302189
Publisher Walker Books, 2007
Browne, Eileen
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4454
Horton and the Kwuggerbug and more lost stories
Four short stories feature familiar faces and places, including Horton the Elephant, Marco, Mulberry Street and a Grinch. Seuss fans will learn more about Horton's integrity, Marco's amazing imagination, a narrowly avoided disaster on Mulberry Street, and a devious Grinch.
ISBN 9780008131272
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, UK, 2016
Seuss, Dr
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6308
Just so stories for little children: Rudyard Kipling's stories retold
Just so stories for little children is a wonderful adaptation of six of Kipling's classic stories. This beautifully illustrated book will answer those burning questions like how elephants got their trunks, why camels have humps and what made kangaroos so jumpy.
ISBN 9781474938051
Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd, 2018
Various & Joven, John (ill)
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6330
Magic bookshop, The
Anything can happen in the magic bookshop. On rainy afternoons, when it's too wet to play outside after school, Ben goes to his grandfather's bookshop. But with secret doors and passages, and tigers under the floorboards, there's much more going on than Ben could ever have imagined.
ISBN 9780733338328
Publisher ABC Books, 2018
Prior, Natalie Jane & Orsini, Cheryl (ill)
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750978
Magnificent Mabel and the rabbit riot
Sometimes life isn't fair for Mabel Chase. Like for instance she doesn't have one single pet in her whole life. And all the people in her class are losing their baby teeth. And she doesn't even have a sprinkler in her garden. But none of that matters in the end because Mabel is still magnificent.
ISBN 9781788005944
Publisher Nosy Crow Ltd, 2020
Quayle, Ruth & Christians, Julia (ill)
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643305
NRL lunchbox
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649133
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (3 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2011
Hirsch, Suzan
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8227
Nursery & playtime rhymes
Sixteen favourite nursery rhymes are accompanied by large, colourful illustrations. The well-known nursery and playtime rhymes include Humpty Dumpty, Baa Black Sheep, Owl and the Pussy Cat, Old Macdonald had a Farm and Five Little Ducks.
ISBN 9781921346873
Publisher Brolly Books, 2009
Straw, Wendy (ill)
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Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies. Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books; up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the Series lists for individual book titles.
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (24 books)
Various
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24017
Tales from around the world
Tales from around the world retells best loved children's tales including The Amazing Tea-Kettle, Why the Owl has such Big Eyes, Three Balls of Wool & the Tiger, the Old Man and the Jackel.
ISBN 9781843652076
Publisher Pavilion, 2012
Percy, Graham
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12022
Voices in the park
Four different voices tell their own versions of the same walk in the park. There's a bossy woman, a sad man, a lonely boy and a young girl whose warmth touches those she meets.
ISBN 9780552545648
Publisher Transworld, 1999
Browne, Anthony
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32200
When I am sad
Using the club mascots and various Rugby League players and captains, these books will allow readers to read about Rugby League and their favourite clubs and players, whilst engaging with text and practicing reading strategies.
ISBN 9781458649157
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (5 of 24)
Publisher MacMillan, 2010
Hirsch, Suzan & Konye, Paul (ill)
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17890
Where am I?
There is a big difference between watching a game of rugby league on television and actually being there. Read what it is like watching the game live.
ISBN 9781458649140
Series Rugby League Reads K-2 League Stars (4 of 24)
Publisher National Rugby League, 2010
Hirsch, Suzan
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