What’s that thing? How does this work? Why are we doing this? Preschoolers have plenty of questions as they broaden their experiences and ideas of the world. Connecting words with pictures, exploring the alphabet, telling the time, recognising colours, shapes, animals and numbers – sharing books with your children can help them understand the things they experience every day. Here are some books to help answer some of life’s little questions.
A survival guide for the busiest job you'll ever have: being a toddler.
Learn your abc with The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
A beautiful story of acknowledging the past and working together for a brighter future.
A bright, bold and brand new baby board book series
Try to keep up with the bouncing ball as it travels down the street, between two cars, into a gutter, down a storm drain …
What could be cuter than an Alligator in an Anorak? Maybe a Rhino in a Rocket? A Tiger in a Tent or a Whale in a Wigwam? Every letter in this offbeat alphabet book will make you smile, no matter how well you know your ABCs.
Follow a little ladybird on her fun-filled learning adventures
Help your little one learn to count to 10
Help your little one discover the colourful world around them
Brainy books that will make you think! Here are some titles that will enhance your world view, question your perspectives and teach you a thing or two.
Te Wiki o te Reo Maori. Upsize your Reo this Maori Language Week 2019 with our selection of Maori Language books.
Get excited! Take a look at our list of upcoming local books from incredible New Zealand authors.
Fill up Dad's bookshelf with the best books this Father's Day, because no-one really wants socks... Here are our top picks for your Dad!
The Going West Books & Writers Festival happens every September in Auckland. Based in Titirangi, it encompasses events in other parts of the West as well. Here's a list of books from the amazing Penguin authors who are participating in this years Going West Books & Writers Festival.