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Booktopia has Jehan and the Quest of the Lost Dog by Rosanne Hawke. Buy a discounted Paperback of Jehan and the Quest of the Lost Dog online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Dogs Online, Australian Authors, Losing A Dog, Reading Time, Children's Literature, Book Photography, Natural Disasters, Read Aloud, Creative Writing

In Jehan and the Quest of the Lost Dog Jehan must survive in the Pakistani flood and find his family.

ABOUT THE BOOK: Beatrice Zinker, Upside Down Thinker is the first book in an illustrated chapter book series about a third grader who does her best thinking upside down. It publishes from Di… Book Series, Book 1, The Book, Chapter Books, Book Girl, Read Aloud, Holiday Gift Guide, Third Grade, Grade 2


Beatrice Zinker is a kinder, gentler Judy Moody.

From boulders to bee hives, from mountains to coral, Bronwyn Bancroft explores the shapes that form our land. Bronwyn Bancroft is a Djanbun clan member of the Bundjalung Nation. Aboriginal Art For Kids, Aboriginal Education, Indigenous Education, Aboriginal Artwork, Aboriginal Culture, Aboriginal Artists, Aboriginal Language, Naidoc Week, Food Art For Kids

Shapes of Australia - Reading Time

Bronwyn Bancroft, Shapes of Australia, Little Hare/Hardie Grant Egmont, 1 July 2017, 24pp., $24.99 (hbk), ISBN 9781760129286 Visually stunning. Literally magical. Bronwyn Bancroft masterfully combines her poetic melody of words with dancing scenic beauty in a spectacular topographical collection that represents our land. Leader in Indigenous illustration, Bancroft articulates the essence of splendour that isRead More

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8-12 urte. The Magic and the Mummy (Egyptian Tales) / Terry Deary, Helen Flook.This is a tale of Neria, who works in the House of Death,helping her father to make the mummies. Neria enjoys her work, but when the pharaoh dies, it all goes into overdrive mode. Everyone is so busy that Neria is given the responsibility of mummifying the pharaoh's cat, to accompany him to the Afterlife.

(Candlewick) A hilarious and satisfying tale of literacy, dental hygiene, and friendship from David Elliott and Melissa Sweet that is sure to have readers in stitches from start to finish. Best Books Of 2017, New Books, Good Books, David Elliott, Christian Robinson, Unexpected Friendship, Melissa Sweet, Book Reviews For Kids, Children's Picture Books

Baabwaa and Wooliam : David Elliott : 9781406378559

Baabwaa and Wooliam by David Elliott, 9781406378559, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Buy Lucy by Randy Cecil at Mighty Ape NZ. A tiny dog, a kindhearted girl and a nervous juggler converge in a cinematic picture book in four acts - a unique children's literature experience! Reluctant Readers, Mentor Texts, Penguin Random House, Chapter Books, Children's Literature, Used Books, Girls Best Friend, Childrens Books, The Book

Lucy + An Interview with Randy Cecil

by Randy Cecil (Candlewick, 2016) Oh, how I loved this book. It’s unusual: not quite a picture book, not quite a chapter book, innovative and entirely perfect for the story inside. This is the story of a dog named Lucy, a girl who loves her, and another someone this girl loves. This is a story of lost things and found things, routine, and stage fright. It’s a story about love. I chatted with author/illustrator Randy Cecil about what he’s made here, and am so happy to bring this conversation…

Buy Finn Family Moomintroll by Tove Jansson and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! Tove Jansson, 100 Best Books, Good Books, My Books, Les Moomins, Moomin Books, Fiction, Moomin Valley, Summer Books

Finn Family Moomintroll by Tove Jansson - review

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Read "John Ronald's Dragons: The Story of J. Tolkien" by Caroline McAlister available from Rakuten Kobo. A captivating picture book biography of a boy who imagined a world full of dragons and grew up to be beloved author J. Tolkien, Book Finder, Beautiful Stories, Stories For Kids, Narnia, Book Lists, Nonfiction, New Books, Childrens Books

John Ronald's Dragons - Book Scrounger

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You think you know the story of Humpty Dumpty, but then an award-winning picture book like this comes along and continues the story in a surprising way. After the Fall by Caldecott Medal-winning author Dan Santat embraces the struggles and emotional. Up Book, This Book, Dan Santat, Classic Nursery Rhymes, After The Fall, The Bad Seed, Get Back Up, Humpty Dumpty, Children's Picture Books

After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again)

From the New York Times-bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend comes the inspiring epilogue to the beloved classic nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty.Everyone knows that when Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. But what happened after? Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat's poignant tale follows Humpty Dumpty, an avid bird watcher whose favorite place to be is high up on the city wall--that is, until after his famous fall. Now…

“You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.” – Madeleine L’Engle Ya Books, I Love Books, Great Books, Books To Read, Best Books Of All Time, Music Books, A Wrinkle In Time, Ernst Hemingway, Book Lists

A Wrinkle in Time

Madeleine L''Engle''s ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, now a major motion picture. It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. "Wild nights are my glory," the unearthly stranger told them. "I just got caught in a downdraft and blown off course. Let me sit down for a moment, and then I''ll be on my way…

Buy The Wonderling by Mira Bartok at Mighty Ape NZ. In this extraordinary debut novel with its deft nod to Dickensian heroes and rogues, Mira Bartok tells the story of Arthur, a shy, fox-like foundling . Oliver Twist, New Fantasy, Fantasy Books, Incredible Gifts, Amazing Books, Penguin Random House, Chapter Books, 12 Year Old, Audio Books

The Wonderling : Mira Bartok : 9781406370645

The Wonderling by Mira Bartok, 9781406370645, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Buy The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart by Stephanie Burgis at Mighty Ape NZ. Aventurine is the fiercest, bravest kind of dragon, and she's ready to prove it to her family by leaving the safety of their mountain cave and capturi. Read Aloud Books, Good Books, Children's Books, Fantasy Books For Kids, Kids Chapter Books, Teen Books, Dragon Heart, Chocolate Hearts, Hot Chocolate

The Dragon with the Chocolate Heart | The Bottom Shelf

The Dragon with the Chocolate Heart - Stephanie Burgis

Read The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal) children book by Kelly Barnhill . Newbery Award, Newbery Medal, Read Aloud Books, Good Books, Reading Aloud, Amazing Books, Girl Reading, Tiny Dragon, Mighty Girl

The Girl Who Drank The Moon (winner Of The 2017 Newbery Medal)

Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal The New York Times Bestseller An Entertainment Weekly Best Middle Grade Book of 2016 A New York Public Library Best Book of 2016 A Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2016 An Amazon Top 20 Best Book of 2016 A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2016 A School Library Journal Best Book of 2016 Named to Kirkus Reviews ’ Best Books of 2016 2017 Booklist Youth Editors’ Choice Every year, the people of the Protectorate leave a baby as an offering to the witch who lives…