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Topic : "Year 3 easy reads"

Books for students in early Year 3

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Image currently unavailable 7350 : ABC book of lullabies, The by Various
An enchanting collection of lullabies, chosen and illustrated by well-known Australian artists. They use collage, pen and ink, gouache, chalk, charcoal, pencil and watercolour to present a varied, visual experience of the lullabies.
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Image currently unavailable 29426 : Anton can do magic by Konnecke, Ole
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.
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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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Image currently unavailable 4078 : Ava and Angus: Showtime by Harmer, Wendy & Edmonds, Andrea (ill)
Ava and Angus are off to the Doolimba show, with its fun rides and lots of cute animals. But, when the daring twins, Donna and Danny Donnelly, tempt Ava to sneak into the animals' shed at night time, dozens of prize animals escape their pens. Ava and Angus' delightful trip has turned into a disaster. The Donnelly twins might own up. If not, Ava and Angus will take all the blame.
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Image currently unavailable 73222 : Ava Anne Appleton: Accidental adventurer by Harmer, Wendy & Edmonds, Andrea (ill)
Ava has an orderly life, which is just how she likes it. Then her parents decide it is time to travel Australia for one year, but it sounds like a terrible adventure to Ava.
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Image currently unavailable 5379 : Ava Anne Appleton: Catching a wave by Harmer, Wendy & Edmonds, Andrea (ill)
Ava Anne Appleton continues her road trip adventures and the next stop is the beach. When she meets a new friend who needs her help, Ava's courage is tested to overcome her fears.
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Image currently unavailable 3447 : Ava Anne Appleton: Up and away by Harmer, Wendy & Edmonds, Andrea (ill)
The Appleton family continue their road trip and Ava has found that being on the road is quite an adventure. But, when faced with going higher than she ever thought possible, Ava wonders if she will be up to this new adventure.
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Image currently unavailable 1975 : Baby pie by McRae, Tom & Ward, Nick (ill)
When three little trolls, Oink, Boink and Moink, go out hunting for a baby for their baby pie, they are in for a big surprise.
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No book cover. 42016 : Billy Slater loves to read by Hirsch, Suzan
There is more to Billy Slater than just playing football, something he practises everyday.
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Image currently unavailable 17958 : Bittangabee Tribe: an Aboriginal story from coastal New South Wales by Cruse, Beryl (et al) & Austin, Jana (ill)
Explores the story of a family living on the coast of south-east Australia who travel to the Australian Alps in the summer to meet with other tribes and feast on Bogong moths. At the end of the season they travel back to their home for lobster season. Includes references to Indigenous trading, Aboriginal lifestyle pre-colonisation, bush tucker, traditional language and boundary divisions and Indigenous seasons.
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Image currently unavailable 96083 : Boris Monster scared of nothing by Laguna, Sofie & Redlich, Ben (ill)
Boris is so scary and so ugly he scares himself when he catches a glimpse of himself in a mirror. To be forced to stay in a room full of mirrors would be the worst fate he could imagine. When Boris takes up ballet, he must face his worst fears.
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Image currently unavailable 2434 : Chook Chook: Little and Lo in the city by Chim, Wai & Lord, Aileen (ill)
When Mei's mother remarries, Mei's world crumbles. The one-eyed butcher hangs his carcasses in Mei's favourite hideout and the two families' roosters don't get along. Mei has to share a room with a step-brother who snores and her brother, Guo, leaves home to study. It's all too much for Mei. She decides to run away, taking her chooks with her, to find her brother in the far away city.
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Image currently unavailable 5979 : Chook Chook: Mei's secret pets by Chim, Wai & Lord, Aileen (ill)
Since the death of Mei's father, her mother has refused to keep animals on the family farm. So, when Mei finds two baby chickens, she shares her delightful discovery with no one but her older brother, Guo. Mei does her best to keep her newfound friends a secret but all does not go as planned. When Ma sells the chooks to the fearsome one-eyed butcher, their fates seem sealed.
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Image currently unavailable 3423 : Chook Chook: Saving the farm by Chim, Wai & Lord, Aileen (ill)
It's Chinese New Year and, for Mei and her family, things are grim. It's been another bad harvest and the government is building a major freeway that will tear their little farm apart. One by one, Mei's neighbours are convinced to sell their land and, despite Ma's and stepfather Jin's best efforts to fight, it looks like their farm will be next. Mei and her beloved chickens must try to save their farm and keep the family together.
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Image currently unavailable 6218 : Christmas rose, The by Blaxland, Wendy & Hennessy, Lucy (ill)
The fields near Bethlehem are filled with joy when angels appear telling of the birth of a very special baby. Men are travelling to give the baby gifts, but Madelon has nothing, what could she possibly give him when she meets him.
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Image currently unavailable 1309 : Cleo stories, The: Necklace and the present, The by Gleeson, Libby & Blackwood, Freya (ill)
Having a big imagination means you can always find a way to have fun. Two short stories about six year old Cleo.
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Image currently unavailable 2294 : Cubby house, The by Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
Becky has great ideas for cubby houses but they never seem to work out. Midge has moved in next door and Becky gets her to help. But, Midge just sits quietly, waiting for the cubby to be ready. One day, Midge invites Becky to her house and, in the backyard, there is a beautiful cubby that looks like a real house. Becky is impressed but there is something more exciting out the window.
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Image currently unavailable 35601 : D-Bot Squad: Big stink by Park, Mac
Hunter thinks he's built the perfect d-bot for hunting down a fully grown stegosaurus- an enormous, slow-moving fart machine. But things don't always go to plan...
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Image currently unavailable 40948 : D-bot Squad: Deep dive by Park, Mac
Hunter and his team dive deep under the sea to catch five kronosauruses. But soon they become the meat in a giant squid and krono sandwich...
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Image currently unavailable 5415 : D-bot Squad: Dino corp by Park, Mac
Hunter, Charlie and Ethan must save the last and wildest of all the dinosaurs - the T-rex! Will the team finally find out where all the dinosaurs came from?
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Image currently unavailable 35598 : D-Bot Squad: Dino hunter by Park, Mac
Hunter Marks knows everything there is to know about dinosaurs. But will it be enough to make it into the top-secret D-Bot Squad? This is one school day that will be anything but normal...
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Image currently unavailable 35600 : D-Bot Squad: Double trouble by Park, Mac
When Hunter finds himself high in the sky in the clutches of a quetzalcoatlus, he knows he needs help. Who can free him? And will it be in time to catch a mega flying dinosaur?
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Image currently unavailable 5418 : D-bot Squad: Mega hatch by Park, Mac
Dinosaurs are running wild all over the place! Hunter and his team must hatch their best plan yet. But that's not the only thing hatching...
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Image currently unavailable 35599 : D-Bot Squad: Sky high by Park, Mac
There's a pterodactyl on the loose and Hunter must catch it. Dino Corp is depending on him. Will the d-bot he made be up for the job?
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Image currently unavailable 4801 : D-Bot Squad: Stack attack by Park, Mac
Hunter and Charlie have made the best double d-bot, to catch an argentinosaurus. But they have a new friend to save first!
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Image currently unavailable 54112 : Deep end, The by Dubosarsky, Ursula & Vane, Mitch (ill)
Becky can't go up a class at swimming lessons unless she can get over her fear of the deep end. Becky tackles all her problems cheerily, including understanding what her baby brother is saying.
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Image currently unavailable 9363 : Diary of a wombat by French, Jackie & Whatley, Bruce (ill)
This wombat leads a very busy and demanding life. She wrestles unknown creatures, runs her own digging business and most difficult of all - trains her humans.
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Image currently unavailable 27097 : Dinosaur hunt by Catrow, David
Max, the spaniel, is not just any dog. Join Max as he undertakes an expedition searching for dinosaurs. You will be amazed at what he finds.
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Image currently unavailable 9690 : Doctor Frankenstein's other monster by Gray, Nigel & Smith, Craig (ill)
Doctor Frankenstein has created a new monster but unfortunately he has little control over him when Frank Junior decides to explore his new world. As he searches for a playmate, Frank Junior is totally unaware of the havoc he is creating as he outwits the police and army. Finally he meets someone who looks past his appearance and is happy to play.
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Image currently unavailable 2829 : Duck's stuck by Mewburn, Kyle
Greedy duck sticks his head where he shouldn't and it gets stuck. Now his only hope is that rat can get him out. A cautionary tale.
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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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Image currently unavailable 3944 : Families by Galleguillos, Sharon & Kelly, Perri-Ann
A look at Indigenous families in Broome, on Prince of Wales Island, Brewarrina, Tennant Creek and Brisbane, with great photographs, maps and extra background information.
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Image currently unavailable 49735 : Festivals by Park, Louise
The festivals that Australia's Indigenous people celebrate and how they celebrate them. Includes great photographs and extra information.
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Image currently unavailable 7503 : Fishing in the Torres Strait by Hall, Beth
Traditional fishing in the Torres Strait is demonstrated by Indigenous Australians. Includes great photographs and extra information.
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Image currently unavailable 13914 : Footy fables by Hirsch, Suzan & Puletua, Frank (ill)
Sixteen short stories about NRL fables, tales and legends. Each club is included with references to to current NRL players, teams and events.
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Image currently unavailable 15813 : Funny lunch by Catrow, David
Max is not just a dog, he's a great chef. So begins the hilarious story of one of the funniest dogs you'll ever meet. Max's customers are hungry. Tummies are growling. Then, comes the biggest lunch order ever, for 100 pizzas with the lot. Max is one clever chef who has the perfect solution.
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Image currently unavailable 14243 : Game of rugby league, The by Hirsch, Suzan
Find out the basics of rugby league in Australia
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Image currently unavailable 34022 : Gold for Cathy Freeman by Lau, Karen
The story of Cathy Freeman winning gold at the Olympic games. Great photos and a full biography are included.
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Image currently unavailable 5423 : Hello, Sydney by McKean, Megan
Explore 15 of Sydney's most iconic locations with the help of six cheeky seagulls on this look-and-find adventure. From Taronga Zoo to Bondi Beach, there are delightful quirks of the city to spot on each page as well as fun facts to discover.
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Image currently unavailable 4063 : Henrietta and the perfect night by Murray, Martine
Five year old Henrietta is full of questions, sometimes confident and assertive, sometimes not quite as much. With a new baby about to join the family Henrietta is worried about being a good big sister. When the time comes it is not at all as she expected. Starting school is also not as easy as she thought, but throughout Henrietta's positive go-getter spirit shines through.
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Image currently unavailable 2263 : Here in the garden by Stewart, Briony
As the seasons change, a boy shares the magic of his garden with a special friend.
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Image currently unavailable 11631 : Hot dog by Do, Anh & McGuiness, Dan (ill)
Hotdog and his friends are going on a mad adventure to help a baby bird find his missing mum. They'll climb to crazy heights to find her. But, they'll have to handle a dirty nappy and a karate-chopping rooster to find her.
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Image currently unavailable 5654 : How I go to school by Galleguillos, Sharon & Kelly, Perri-Ann
Tom, Babia, Anabelle, Nicky and Luke talk about how they get to school. Includes great photographs and extra information.
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Image currently unavailable 36961 : Hunches in bunches by Seuss, Dr
Join the craziest creatures as they follow hunches in bunches. Ideal for beginning readers with lots of rhyme, rhythm and repetition.
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Image currently unavailable 1186 : I love footy by Zurbo, Matt
When I touch a footy, I feel as big as a giant. When I run with a footy, it's like I'm as fast as a lion. I love footy.
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Image currently unavailable 26222 : Jake's balloon blast by Spillman, Ken & Nixon, Chris (ill)
Jake has always wanted to fly, it's just a matter of how. With his best friend, Jonah, he comes up with a fantastic plan to get himself off the ground, with very surprising results.
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Image currently unavailable 8218 : Jake's gigantic list by Spillman, Ken & Nixon, Chris (ill)
Jake's birthday is coming up and dad has suggested he write a list of the things he would like. Jake's birthday list is longer than an anaconda and includes a pirate, a piranha, a dinosaur and a cheetah. Luckily, his Aunty Lyn knows just where to find these things.
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Image currently unavailable 3139 : Jake's monster mess by Spillman, Ken & Nixon, Chris (ill)
Jake thinks his room is only slightly messy until his Dad asks him to tidy it. Jake empties his drawers and toy cupboard, and drags out the dusty, forgotten stuff under his bed. Jake wants to do the job properly and surprise his Dad. He does, but not quite in the way he planned.
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Image currently unavailable 23258 : Jamie and Angus together by Fine, Anne & Dale, Penny (ill)
Once best friends, always best friends. That's the way it is with Jamie and his toy Highland bull, Angus. In this collection of six stories, the pair tackles a lively playmate, get muddled by a pretend game and discover that playing isn't fun unless they are doing it together.
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Image currently unavailable 918 : Laika the astronaut by Davey, Owen
Laika is a stray dog on the streets, until she is chosen to be the first animal launched into space. If things go wrong, would she be lost or found.
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Image currently unavailable 2002 : Last tree in the city by Carnavas, Peter
Edward's city is a place of concrete and cars, a world without colour. Every day, Edward takes himself to a part of the city that is different, to the last tree in the city. He is happy there until, one day, the tree is gone. Edward and his duck eventually figure out a unique way to make the city more beautiful than before.
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Image currently unavailable 43580 : Letters to Santa by Daddo, Andrew & Pike, Michelle (ill)
Santa is getting ready for his annual, big trip and animals from all over the world are writing to let him know what they hope to receive. Open the envelopes and read the letters from the furry, feathery and scaly writers.
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Image currently unavailable 2455 : Lisa absolutely loves art by Norsa, Sophie
Lisa's cat, Picasoo, gets lost within the paintings of an art gallery. Lisa traces his steps through the history of art, including Vincent van Gogh and Claude Monet.
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Image currently unavailable 33186 : Little red fish, The by Yoo, Taeeun
Jeje and his pet fish have an adventure in the library, where his grandfather works as a librarian. Beautiful illustrations take us into the wonderful world of being lost in a book and the ways a visit to the library can enrich our lives.
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Image currently unavailable 27465 : Littledog by Germein, Katrina & Ainslie, Tamsin (ill)
Sam and his sister have a surprise visitor at their holiday shack. They think he's cuddly and playful but Dad is not so sure.
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Image currently unavailable 3077 : Lola's toy box: On the story sea by Parker, Danny & Shield, Guy (ill)
When Lola is given an old toy box, she discovers that it is a magical passageway to a world where toys come to life. Follow Lola and her trusty but rather wonky learn-to-dress clown, Buddy, on their adventures in the Kingdom, where toys live when they aren't being played with in the real world.
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Image currently unavailable 8579 : Lola's toy box: Patchwork picnic, The by Parker, Danny & Shield, Guy (ill)
When Lola is given an old toy box, she discovers that it's a magical passageway to a world where toys come to life. Follow Lola and her trusty but rather wonky learn-to-dress clown, Buddy, on their adventures in the Kingdom, where toys live when they aren't being played with in the real world.
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Image currently unavailable 8475 : Lola's toy box: Plastic palace, The by Parker, Danny & Shield, Guy (ill)
When Lola is given an old toy box, she discovers that it's a magical passageway to a world where toys come to life. Follow Lola and her trusty but rather wonky learn-to-dress clown, Buddy, on their adventures in the Kingdom, where toys live when they aren't being played with in the real world.
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Image currently unavailable 3091 : Lola's toy box: Treasure trove, The by Parker, Danny & Shield, Guy (ill)
When Lola is given an old toy box, she discovers that it's a magical passageway to a world where toys come to life. Follow Lola and her trusty but rather wonky learn-to-dress clown, Buddy, on their adventures in the Kingdom, where toys live when they aren't being played with in the real world.
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Image currently unavailable 2326 : Lost girl, The by Kwaymullina, Ambelin & Tobin, Leanne (ill)
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.
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Image currently unavailable 52978 : Mad about Madeline by Bemelmans, Ludwig
The complete tales of Madeline who has many adventures.
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Image currently unavailable 2731 : Madeline by Bemelmans, Ludwig
Something is wrong with Madeline and one night she wakes up in terrible pain. It's her appendix. So, off she goes to hospital to have it taken out. Her school friends miss her but they visit her in hospital.
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Image currently unavailable 10132 : Madeline and the bad hat by Bemelmans, Ludwig
The Spanish Ambassador has moved next door, and Madeline knows right away that his son is bad news. He's mean to animals. One day, Pepito goes too far.
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Image currently unavailable 9892 : Madeline and the cats of Rome by Bemelmans Marciano, John
Miss Clavel and the twelve little girls travel to Rome in the spring. As well as the warming sun, glorious sights and delicious food, Madeline finds herself embroiled in an adventure involving a thief, a chase and many, many cats.
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Image currently unavailable 16743 : Madeline and the gypsies by Bemelmans, Ludwig
Madeline and Pepito have run off to join the carnival with a band of travelling gypsies. At first they're having the time of their lives, but then they get homesick.
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Image currently unavailable 12988 : Madeline in America by Bemelmans, Ludwig
Some surprises are still in store, even for Madeline.
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Image currently unavailable 14567 : Madeline in London by Bemelmans, Ludwig
Pepito has moved to England. To help celebrate his birthday, Miss Clavel and the girls pay him a visit. When his mother won't let Pepito keep one of his birthday presents Madeline is more than willing to help out.
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Image currently unavailable 102132 : Madeline loves animals by Bemelmans, Ludwig
Pepito is the Spanish Ambassador's son and he lives next door to Madeline until his father moves to London. To cheer him up, Miss Clavel takes her charges to London and, then, the fun begins.
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Image currently unavailable 102133 : Madeline says merci by Bemelmans, Ludwig
The 'always be polite' book of Madeline.
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Image currently unavailable 53146 : Madeline's Christmas by Bemelmans, Ludwig
'Twas the night before Christmas and only brave Madeline is up and about, competently running the household until she hears a knock at the door.
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Image currently unavailable 102134 : Madeline's house by Bemelmans, Ludwig
Discover Madeline and her house.
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Image currently unavailable 2732 : Madeline's rescue by Bemelmans, Ludwig
When mischievous Madeline falls into the River Seine, a courageous canine saves her from drowning. Now, Madeline has a cherished pet but she doesn't know how the other little girls will feel about it.
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Image currently unavailable 18038 : Mandawuy Yunupingu by Hall, Beth
The story of a respected indigenous role model, Mandawuy Yunupingu, who has been a school principal and a rock star. Includes great photos, a glossary and a personal profile.
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Image currently unavailable 74861 : Marvin Redpost: a flying birthday cake by Sachar, Louis
Marvin can't get to sleep. It's late, the ground is hard in Nick Tuffle's garden, he's full of cake and he's drunk too much punch. Then, he hears a low humming noise, feels the earth shudder and sees a bright flash, sort of the same colour as the green icing on Nick's birthday cake. When he sees a flying birthday cake, candles aglow, Marvin wonders if he's dreaming.
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Image currently unavailable 17520 : Marvin Redpost: alone in his teacher's house by Sachar, Louis
While his teacher, Mrs North, is on holidays, Marvin is looking after her dog. Marvin has become the luckiest boy in school. He'll get to sniff about Mrs North's house and rummage in her fridge. Well, that's what Stuart and Nick, his best friends, would like to do. But, Marvin is serious. After all, he's getting paid and will get a bonus if everything goes smoothly. Nothing could possibly go wrong.
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Image currently unavailable 3303 : Marvin Redpost: class president by Sachar, Louis
Today is Thursday. Today is hole day. Everyone is wearing their holiest clothes, even the class teacher, Mrs North. But, the principal announces that a surprise visitor, a very important person, is coming to the school. There's no time to change. And, with all the television cameras pointed, Marvin just might get to solve his biggest maths problem to date.
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Image currently unavailable 18865 : Marvin Redpost: is he a girl by Sachar, Louis
Marvin Redpost is yet again caught in a dilemma. He's been told that he'll turn into a girl if he kisses his elbow. After accidentally doing just that, Marvin wonders if it's really going to happen to him. When his voice starts to change and he longs to have pigtails, Marvin is worried.
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Image currently unavailable 86453 : Marvin Redpost: kidnapped at birth by Sachar, Louis
Marvin has red hair and blue eyes. He's also left-handed. One day, at school, while writing a report, Marvin realises that nothing adds up. His parents have brown hair and brown eyes. He begins to wonder if he really is Marvin Redpost. He sets out to get things straight but Marvin soon realises that, sometimes, the truth isn't all it's cracked up to be.
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Image currently unavailable 36803 : Marvin Redpost: magic crystal by Sachar, Louis
When he goes home with Casey Happleton one day after school, Marvin is amazed to discover that she lives in an old fire station. But, that's not all that surprises him. Casey has a secret she wants to share. She has a crystal with super, magical powers, a crystal that makes all your wishes come true.
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Image currently unavailable 39031 : Marvin Redpost: super fast, out of control by Sachar, Louis
Suicide Hill is the ultimate test of bravery. Few have conquered the treacherously steep slope. And, rumour has it that Marvin will be taking it on. Only Marvin isn't so sure. His new mountain bike is so enormous, he can barely climb up on to it and changing gears is out of the question. If he succeeds, Marvin will be a hero. If he doesn't, then everyone is about to witness the biggest wipeout ever.
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Image currently unavailable 18868 : Marvin Redpost: why pick on me by Sachar, Louis
Everyone's laughing at Marvin Redpost. He's the grossest kid in school because he picks his nose. Well, that's the rumour the class bully, Clarence, has started and no-one argues with Clarence, not even Marvin's so-called best friends. Marvin must work out how to turn things around.
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Image currently unavailable 4546 : Max and the won't go to bed show by Sperring, Max & Warburton, Sarah (ill)
Roll up, roll up, for Max the magnificent and his famous show: putting off bedtime for as long as possible. Cheer as he makes a cookie disappear, gasp as he asks for ten bedtime stories.
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Image currently unavailable 4347 : Miniwings: Glitterwing's book week blunder by Sutton, Sally & Richards, Kirsten (ill)
Sshh... NOT for parents! You can keep a SECRET, right? Clara and I have a herd of tiny, talking, glitter-twinkly, flying horses - and they're REAL! It's true. Those naughty Miniwings get us into so much TROUBLE. Who would have thought Book Week could end up such a magical MESS!
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Image currently unavailable 24935 : Miniwings: Oceana's kitty catastrophe by Sutton, Sally & Richards, Kirsten (ill)
Sshh... NOT for parents! You can keep a SECRET, right? Clara and I have a herd of tiny, talking, splishy-splashy, flying horses and they're REAL! It's true. Those naughty Miniwings get us into so much TROUBLE. Who would have thought a weekend at Nana's could lead to a complete KITTY CATASTROPHE!
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Image currently unavailable 4351 : Miniwings: Whizz's internet oopsie by Sutton, Sally & Richards, Kirsten (ill)
Sshh... NOT for parents! You can keep a SECRET, right? Clara and I have a herd of tiny, talking, whizzie-whooshy, flying horses and they're REAL! Its true. Those naughty Miniwings get us into so much TROUBLE. Who would have thought a computer game could lead to such classroom CHAOS!
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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 11430 : Mr Eight by Eastaugh, Sharyn & Gordon, Gus (ill)
Henry is in the pet shop to get himself a new pet but he doesn't want anything ordinary, like a kitten or a puppy. To his mum's dismay, he chooses Mr Eight, a giant octopus, who is more than the usual handful. And, he has a troubled past.
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Image currently unavailable 41509 : Mudpuddle Farm: Pigs might fly by Morpurgo, Michael
Mudpuddle Farm is made up of many animals, each with their own personality. In the first of two stories, we meet Pintsize, a feisty and adventurous pig, who overhears his owner utter the words, and pigs might fly. Pintsize decides that he will take on this challenge to fly with hilarious results. The second story focuses on Jigger the sheep dog whose one day off is spent planning how to get to the small creatures hiding in the 'about to be mown' corn field, and how, somehow, they manage to outsmart him each year.
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Image currently unavailable 21341 : Mum Shirl by Lau, Karen
The story of Mum Shirl, an Australian Indigenous woman, who unselfishly helped Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. Includes great photographs, newspaper clippings and a biography.
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Image currently unavailable 60633 : My community is La Perouse by Galleguillos, Sharon
Bradley takes us on a tour of his home suburb, La Perouse. Includes great photos, maps and extra information about the local history and places of interest.
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Image currently unavailable 92940 : My daddy snores by Rothstein, Nancy H & Gilpin, Stephen (ill)
When daddy snores, walls rumble and things tumble and poor mum has to try to find another comfortable place to sleep. The hamster doesn't like the noise and certainly doesn't want to share his bed with mum. There must be a cure.
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Image currently unavailable 46455 : Norman does nothing by Storer, Jen & Joyner, Andrew (ill)
Norman is a dignified garden gnome who is used to living in the same place and doing nothing all day. But, Norman's peaceful life suddenly gets turned upside down, with unexpected results.
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Image currently unavailable 16367 : Norman Enormous by Hackett, Dave
Norman Not-so-enormous wonders if two people can find true friendship when they are so different. He can think of all the reasons why their new relationship might fail but, when he gives it a go, he finds that he and Norman Enormous have heaps in common. Squished and squashed in his normal-sized home, Norman Enormous has longed to share his love of interpretive dance and black-and-white movies.
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Image currently unavailable 26079 : Pocket dogs go on holiday, The by Wild, Margaret & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
Biff and Buff have always loved being Mr Pockets' very own pocket dogs. When Mr Pockets takes them on a holiday by the sea, they love travelling in his pockets. But, when he takes his coat off to play on the beach, something dreadful happens and the coat disappears.
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Image currently unavailable 37476 : Pocket dogs, The by Wild, Margaret & King, Stephen Michael (ill)
Biff and Buff, Mr Pockets' dogs, are so tiny they fit into his pockets and that is how they travel to the park and to the shops. One day a hole appears in the right pocket. It keeps getting bigger and bigger until there is sure to be a disaster.
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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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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 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 76818 : Rosie and Ned and the creepy cave by Costain, Meredith & Burke, Tina (ill)
Rosie would love to find a red feather from one of the red-capped robins that live along Ghost Gum Creek. Ned isn't so sure that's a good idea because that's where Witchy Nell lives. Just as Rosie finds her red feather, disaster strikes and it's up to Ned to save them.
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Image currently unavailable 10173 : Sam and Albert go to sea by Elliott, Louise
Sam wants to go to sea again but Albert is reluctant. Every day he comes up with a different excuse. The funny thing is Sam is a cat and Albert is the sailor. Perhaps there is a reason why Albert is not so keen.
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Image currently unavailable 2243 : Sarah's heavy heart by Carnavas, Peter
Sarah knows that her heart will always be hers to carry. She just wishes it wasn't quite so heavy.
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Image currently unavailable 20912 : Slightly annoying elephant, The by Walliams, David & Ross, Tony (ill)
Sam visits the zoo and fills in some papers to adopt an elephant. He never thought one would turn up on his doorstep.
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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 874 : Spinifex mouse by MacDonald, Norma
In the Pilbara region of Western Australia, Cheeky, the spinifex hopping mouse, lives up to his name by taunting a hungry snake. But, he is soon swept up into a risky adventure.
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Image currently unavailable 33300 : Sporty kids: Basketball by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Time was running out. Jessica looked up at the ring. With an almighty toss, she took a shot at the basket. Everyone held their breath. Find out why Jessica, a basketball all-star, needs lucky shoes.
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Image currently unavailable 29881 : Sporty kids: Footy by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Joe marked the footy. He ran with it as fast as he could and handballed it to Angus. But, the umpire shouted that he'd dropped the ball. Joe is awesome at footy but he finds handballing really hard.
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Image currently unavailable 31371 : Sporty kids: Handball by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Luca never loses at handball. But, when he is challenged by Vinnie Ping, the Handball King from Grade Six, Luca wonders if he really can win.
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Image currently unavailable 7903 : Sporty kids: Netball by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Lizzie knows everything there is to know about netball. Her dream is to become a famous netball coach. Lizzie loves talking about netball but she doesn't know why her teammates don't want to listen to her.
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Image currently unavailable 13674 : Sporty kids: Soccer by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
It was a killer kick, straight through the goals. Abby did a victory dance and skipped around Joe and Lizzie. Abby always wins at soccer but Pete won't join her team.
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Image currently unavailable 13906 : Sporty kids: Swimming by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Ben dived. Jessica dived. Oliver dived. But, when Emma dived, it was the belly-whacker of all belly-whackers. Emma is a swimming superstar but she just can't dive.
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Image currently unavailable 32391 : Sporty kids: Tennis by Arena, Felice & Jellett, Tom (ill)
Stefan threw his arms in the air. He'd won. But, there was no one else to cheer him on. Stefan has winning racquet skills but he wonders if he'll ever get to play a real game of tennis.
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Image currently unavailable 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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Image currently unavailable 5422 : Susie k files: Game changer by Flint, Shamini & Heinrich, Sally (ill)
Suzie K Files the Game Changer continues Suzie's challenge of keeping her mother happy. This time her mother wants her to be a champion at the school sports day. Suzie is more of a bookish type, preferring her studies of science. Using problems solving steps Suzie sets to be as useful as possible to her team.
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Image currently unavailable 5421 : Susie k files: Life of the party by Flint, Shamini & Heinrich, Sally (ill)
Susie's mother had come from Sri Lanka and didn't have many of the opportunities Susie has in Australia. She really wants her daughter to be one of the crowd and that includes being invited to class parties. Susie isn't worried, she is happy with the fish, George, and her science work. However she also wants to please her mother so...being a problem solver she sets out to work out how to get an invitation to the most popular girl in school's birthday party!
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Image currently unavailable 4858 : Tilly's treasure by Walker, Sue & Stewart, Chantal (ill)
Hula hoops have replaced skipping ropes, mood rings were in last week. There's always a new trend at Tilly's school and her version is never quite good enough. Tilly wonders how she will keep up with these ever-changing trends.
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Image currently unavailable 8117 : Tiny Timmy: Living the dream by Cahill, Tim
Tiny Timmy dreams of playing for Australia when he grows up. He'll have to work hard to make that happen but, now, he has a chance to be out on the field with his heroes at their big game. All he needs to do is win the soccer trick competition.
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Image currently unavailable 1877 : Tiny Timmy: Makes the grade by Cahill, Tim
Tiny Timmy's hard work has paid off. He's starring for his school team and now the rep coach is keen to recruit him. But, it's a big step up. The kids are faster and stronger, and the standard is much better than he's used to. Tim will have to keep training hard and, if he gets a chance, he'll need to take it.
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Image currently unavailable 9702 : Tiny Timmy: Soccer superstar by Cahill, Tim
When Tim tries out for his school team, he keeps getting pushed off the ball and doesn't make the side. The coach tells him he's just not big enough. Devastated, Tim tries some unconventional ways to make himself taller, with some not very successful but hilarious results. But, with continued hard practise, Tim begins to realise that, although he isn't as big and tall as the other kids, he can jump really high and has better shooting skills than some of them. He hopes it will be enough to eventually earn him a place on the team.
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Image currently unavailable 5585 : Two monsters by McKee, David
Two monsters live on either side of a mountain. Sometimes, they talk through the hole in the mountain but they never see each other. One evening, they get into a silly argument about whether day is departing or night is arriving, and this escalates into a rock throwing fight, which eventually destroys the mountain. The monsters finally get to see each other, with surprising results.
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Image currently unavailable 65692 : Uluru by Park, Louise
Beautiful photographs, maps and diagrams show you Uluru. Includes extra geographical and cultural information.
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Image currently unavailable 63617 : Urgency emergency: choking wolf by Archer, Dosh
A wolf has something stuck in its throat, a little girl in a red coat can't find her grandma and Nurse Percy is run off his feet in this hilarious medical drama.
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Image currently unavailable 45919 : Urgency emergency: injured spider by Archer, Dosh
Miss Muffet finds a badly injured spider lying in a puddle of water, just beneath a waterspout. Nurse Percy and Doctor Glenda come to the rescue as they hold the spider's hands, all eight of them, and gently look after the cut. But, someone needs to look after Incy Wincy for the night because Miss Muffet is scared of spiders.
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Image currently unavailable 29349 : Urgency emergency: little elephant's blocked trunk by Archer, Dosh
An elephant has been playing with his toys and putting all of them away in the wrong place. Soon, his mother notices that something is not quite right with her little one's trunk.
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Image currently unavailable 44061 : Urgency emergency: melting snowman by Archer, Dosh
It was a quiet morning at City Hospital. Doctor Glenda and Nurse Percy were drinking a cup of tea when they heard that a snowman was in need of urgent help. He was just standing in the garden when his buttons started to fall off.
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Image currently unavailable 48835 : Urgency emergency: Mrs Rabbit's bunnies by Archer, Dosh
Mrs Rabbit is due to have her bunnies, lots of them, and she needs help. On her way to the hospital, Mrs Rabbit is knocked over by a little bear on a bike. The Pengamedics summon Doctor Glenda and Nurse Percy to assist.
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Image currently unavailable 24343 : Urgency emergency: trapped beetle by Archer, Dosh
When Doctor Glenda realises that the elephant is not the only one hearing things, she sets out to save a trapped beetle from a terrible fate.
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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 4191 : WeirDo by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
My parents could have given me any first name at all, like John, Kevin, Shmevin, anything. Instead, I'm stuck with the worst name since Mrs Face called her son Bum. Weir Do's the new kid in school. With an unforgettable name, a crazy family and some seriously weird habits, fitting in won't be easy.
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Image currently unavailable 21157 : WeirDo 2: Even weirder by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
It's not just Weir who's weird, it's his whole family. Not even their pet bird is normal. With a school trip to the zoo and Bella's birthday party coming up, Weir will have to try to keep cool. It won't be easy but it will be funny.
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Image currently unavailable 21789 : WeirDo 3: Extra weird by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
Dad's working on his cool dance moves for the local talent quest, while Weir's trying out for the school soccer team. It won't be easy but it will be funny.
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Image currently unavailable 29306 : WeirDo 4: Super weird by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
Our new puppy FiDo is perfect. He's super weird, just like us. Dad's training to become a firefighter, while Weir's busy with Pet Day.
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Image currently unavailable 13146 : WeirDo 5: Totally weird by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
The Camp Kangaroo Challenge is on and Weir's team is up against Bella and the new kid, who has the coolest name ever. It won't be easy but it will be funny.
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Image currently unavailable 17025 : WeirDo 6: Crazy weird by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
Things are getting weirdly crazy and crazy funny. Just when he thought he couldn't get weirder, Weir is back from the dentist and he's wearing braces. He can only imagine what Bella and his friends will think but it won't be good.
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Image currently unavailable 6021 : WeirDo 7: Mega weird by Do, Anh & Faber, Jules (ill)
Life for WeirDo is mega busy. He's planning on making mega bucks from the Street Garage Sale plus he's helping Bella write a winning song. Then, there's that dusty dino bone in the corner.
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See the types of healthy snacks sports people eat to keep them active and strong.
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Image currently unavailable 49734 : What is bush food by Hall, Beth
Find out what bush food is, how it is cooked and who eats it. Includes beautiful photographs and extra information.
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Image currently unavailable 2585 : Wolves by Wallace, Karen & Pointer, Jonathon (ill)
Explore the world of the wolf pack and their leader, the grey wolf. Learn about the amazing skills that the grey wolf has to survive, from its sharp senses and amazing memory, to its ferocious ability to hunt and kill. Discover how wolves communicate with one another and look after their pups.
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Image currently unavailable 22629 : Wombat goes to school by French, Jackie & Whatley, Bruce (ill)
She eats, she sleeps, she scratches. When a wombat goes to school, anything is possible.
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