Book blurbs

 

What's for lunch, Papa Penguin? - Jo Williamson

Papa Penguin and Pippin run the best cafe in the Antarctic, serving fish for breakfast, fish for lunch, fish for dinner, and even... fish ice cream! Everyone loves fish. Or do they?

 

Unicorn and the rainbow poop - Katy Halford & Emma Adams

Unicorn has a secret, and it won't be long before her new friends find out. Will they still like her once they've caught a whiff of her somewhat unusual skill?

     

Shoelaces are impossible! - Ed Allen & Nathaniel Eckstrom

Caterpillar really wants to learn to tie his shoelaces so he can be a tap dancing star! Luckily, his bunny friend gives him all the steps to learn how to do it.

     

Gumboot stomp - Samantha Laugesen & Kat Merewether

Join Luke the Pook in this foot-stomping celebration of a tried and true Kiwi favourite: the gumboot! 

  

The giant moth mummy - Andrew Hansen & Jessica Roberts


At school and home, things are also changing. There's a new girl in Clementine's class who looks set to cause trouble. And at Penberthy House, Drew and Will have become such frequent visitors that Clementine begins to wonder whether a very special promise is about to be made. - See more at: http://www.randomhouse.com.au/books/jacqueline-harvey/clementine-rose-and-the-special-promise-9780857987860.aspx#sthash.7ozGcJtt.dpuf
Clementine Rose has to say goodbye. Her friends, Sophie and Jules, are moving back to France. While she is sad to see them go, Sophie has promised they will come back. Plus, Clementine will now have an overseas pen pal!

At school and home, things are also changing. There's a new girl in Clementine's class who looks set to cause trouble. And at Penberthy House, Drew and Will have become such frequent visitors that Clementine begins to wonder whether a very special promise is about to be made. - See more at: http://www.randomhouse.com.au/books/jacqueline-harvey/clementine-rose-and-the-special-promise-9780857987860.aspx#sthash.7ozGcJtt.dpuf

Boy Pharaoh Bab Sharkey faces the grossest weapon ever devised - a giant mummified moth possessed by the spirit of the Unpharaoh herself! Can Bab and his smelly friends defeat this ancient evil?

  

The sea dreamer - Terry Fitzgibbon

Join the thrilling adventures of Sam and his companions as they set out for a sea dream journey of surprises, learning many important and interesting facts about the oceans and marine life along the way. 

                                    

Oddity - Sarah Cannon

Welcome to Oddity, New Mexico, where normal is odd and odd is normal. Ada Roundtree faces down zombie rabbits, alien mobs, and Puppet Cartels while trying to find her missing twin sister Pearl, who won the town's yearly Sweepstakes ... and disappeared.

    

The last - Katherine Applegate

Byx finds herself alone, the last of the dairnes. On a quest to see if the legends about other dairnes are true, she meets new allies who join her. Together they will uncover a secret that will threaten the existence of not just the dairnes, but every other creature in their world. 

               

Ten tractors and farm machines - J.P. Percy

Find out all about ten amazing farm   machines!  They can be the biggest, the smallest, the tallest, the longest and even the noisiest. Learn something new about your favourite diggers, tractors, trucks and  emergency vehicles.  

   

Jojo's guide to the sweet life - Jojo Siwa

Through the lens of the author's personal experience and playful voice, she digs into themes such as finding your passion, keeping strong in the face of adversity, appreciating your individualism, the importance of being loyal, and never giving up. 

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