Book blurbs

 

Being a princess is very hard work - Sarah KilBride & Ada Grey

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a real princess? How many hands you have to shake, not to mention how many frogs you're supposed to kiss ... ?! Perhaps being a regular girl is better after all.

 

Nanny Mihi and the belllbird - Melanie Drewery & Tracy Duncan

One morning (for some reason) Nanny Mihi gets the kids up early and they sit on the porch whistling a song until the sun comes up. Then they find out why - a bellbird appears and joins in the song.

 

I am jellyfish - Ruth Paul

Swordfish swooshes, races and chases Jellyfish down, deep into the dark blue sea. At that moment, stealthy Squid stretches a tentacle, tussling and tossing Swordfish in the darkness. Who will help Swordfish?

 

Hole in the zoo - Chloe & Mick Inkpen

At Upalongdownalong Avenue in the garden at Number 2, there's a hole in the wall that belongs to the Zoo, and things have started coming through.

  

Stinky Spike the pirate dog - Peter Meisel


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

When this shipyard pup gets lost at sea, he's rescued by a crew of stinky pirates. Spike must prove he can be a real pirate - but what happens when Spike's sense of smell leads him to some very strange loot?


Older not wiser - Sophy Henn

Bad Nana ; 1

Evie's Grandma is BAD. (Not bad like a vampire or a gangster or anything, more like...up to no good). Sometimes she can be a bit really fun, especially when she gets Evie involved in her mischievous schemes.

                                

The tale of AngelinoBrown - David Almond

Bert and Betty Brown have got themselves a little angel. Bert found him in his top pocket when he was driving his bus. But not everyone is happy about his arrival.            Especially Basher Malone, and it looks like he is out to get him.

 

Best buds under Frogs

Rizzlerunk Club ; 1

For Lily, it's the worst first day of school ever. Fortunately, quirky Darby comes to the rescue and soon she and Lily have formed their own club. But when Darby's former best friend, mean-spirited Jill, returns can Lily and Darby's friendship survive?

               

The football encyclopedia 2018 - Clive Gifford

The 2018 World Cup edition of Kingfisher's The Football Encyclopedia captures the triumph and despair of key moments in world soccer. The book is packed with pictures and profiles of the world's most skillful soccer players past and present

 

The girls guide to growing up great - Sophie kan

Packed with facts and thoughtful advice, plus words of wisdom from older women and quotes and questions from girls who are also going through it, this book covers every aspect of going through puberty for girls (and even has a chapter on what's going on with boys because knowledge is power, after all).  Written by women who just happen to be mums.

 

 

 

 

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