Stories and books can be the starting point for incredible adventures. Introducing children to places, people and objects can fire their imaginations, and new words and facts help them explore the real world and share what they learn with others. Whether your kid’s a superhero, chef, fairy, pirate or firefighter (or superhero-chef-fairy-pirate-firefighter), these books will inspire imaginative play.
Get ready for the greatest battle of all time!
Join three friends as they dodge bullies, do their homework and alter the entire course of history in the process!
Lulu Bell is back on the farm for a rainy-day adventure and a party to remember.
A cheeky new series destined for stardom, from the bestselling author of The Kensington Reptilarium.
Hurly-burly! Pearlie takes part in a Butterfly Carnival in Rio
Books for children - new animal series for eight year olds to ten year olds by Rebecca Johnson, with gorgeous illustrations by local illustrator Kyla May.
Lily and the Fairy House is pure wish-fulfilment, a magical fairy book for girls of all ages. The perfect companion to the bestselling Isabella's Secret.
A hilarious, action-packed tale featuring a pair of evil number twos, a madman, exploding bogey bombs, discount ninjas and a man-eating piranha called Bob.
Thought-provoking, beautiful, and full of ideas. This collection of books will inspire you to make changes in your home and lifestyle.
This acclaimed series of true stories about the lives of famous Kiwis is written by David Hill and magnificently illustrated by Phoebe Morris!
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.