Kids love animals. Animals are tangible, loveable, cute and diverse – an excellent place for small children to start categorising the world around. Introducing your toddler to the wonders of the animal kingdom can be as memorable and rewarding for you as it is for them. Here are some books to take your little ones on journeys of discovery.
Pig is BIG. Bug is... not. How will they ever be friends?
A bright, bold and brand new baby board book series
This best-selling classic now comes with an audio CD read by Tom Hollander.
Come eye to eye with some of nature's most impressive creatures as Graeme Base takes you on a richly illustrated journey of imagination and possibility.
Make learning animals an exciting adventure for your baby
A near wordless masterpiece about a cat named Mr Wuffles that could only have been devised by Caldecott Medal winning David Wiesner.
By the author of Ollie and the Wind, shortlisted in the Children's Book Council of Australia Awards
Someone is stealing the beetroots, who could that somebody be? Join us in the garden and we’ll unravel this mystery.
Get caught by some of the newest and biggest names in crime writing this year! Whether you’re into deathbed confessions, “who to believe?” psychological thrillers or race-against-time searches for missing children, we have a great line-up of suspects for you.
With Auckland kicking off Pride celebrations for 2020 we’ve put together this list filled with great suggestions for your TBR!
Whether you have a little one who loves to read silly stories or a middle-grade reader who wants to learn more about the world, we've got something for kids of any age.
Give the gift of escape this holiday season, these fiction stories will transport the reader to another place and time.