I Am Jellyfish
This captivating, award-winning bedtime story follows a little jellyfish as she is chased into the dark depths of the ocean by a mean, knife-nosed swordfish. When Swordfish finds himself in danger, will the jellyfish he taunted come to his aide? (PS- the cover glows in the dark!)
Is there a bigger bully in literature than Miss Trunchbull? Possibly Roald Dahl’s most beloved story, Matilda has been giving children everywhere the courage to stand up to bullies for over 30 years!
Middle School 4
At summer camp, Rafe Katachadorian makes friends with his troublemaking cabin mates and bunkmate, a boy nicknamed Booger-Eater, who puts up with endless teasing from the other kids. Rafe soon realizes there’s more to a person than a nickname, though, and Booger-Eater might be the kind of friend you want on your side.
Wonder is the story of Auggie, a ten-year-old boy who is born with a rare facial deformity. Attending school for the first time, Auggie finds himself enduring name calling and bullying, but he quickly emerges as someone who can be brave and spirited even in the face of unkindness. This bestseller serves as a lasting reminder to always choose kind.
The River Runs
What can you do to stop a bully who’s twice your size and a champion wrestler? Set in 1960’s rural New Zealand, this novel from award-winning author David Hill will have young readers on the edge of their seats right to the gripping climax.
A captivating and award-winning bedtime story by picture book creator Ruth Paul, with luminous illustrations, language evocative of the deep blue sea - and a big surprise when you turn out the lights.
‘We saw Miss Trunchbull grab a girl by the pigtails and throw her over the playground fence!’
The top ten bestselling series goes to summer camp!
A celebration of a truly extraordinary book and author, this very special edition brings together Wonder and its companion book, Auggie & Me, together for the first time.
What can you do to stop a bully who's twice your size and a champion wrestler? This novel from an award-winning author has readers on the edge of their seats right to the gripping finish.
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.
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.