Library Books

Please browse through the titles listed in this category. We have listed in this section all the books you would associate with finding in a Library, from early childhood to more mature years. If you are unable to find exactly what you are looking for in this section please contact us here.


Category:

 Asterix

Series:Asterix
Reading Level:7+

Gaul was divided into three parts. No, four parts - for one small village of indomitable Gauls still held out against the Roman invaders. BOOK 23 Julius Caesar has devised his most cunning attack yet on the indomitable Gauls - he sends Caius Preposterus, a bright young graduat... read more

Obelix and Co (Asterix #23)
$21.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 NZ Adult Non-Fiction

The book is based on interviews with sixty-five of Parekura Horomia's family, friends and colleagues, and it shares stories about his qualities, abilities and his tireless work. The personal stories pay tribute to his leadership and ability to be equally comfortable with and work with common people an... read more

Kia Ora Chief!
$45.00(NZD) inc GST

'Some things are just sitting there, minding their own business, waiting to be discovered. Like America. And other things are probably better off left alone'
Nine-year-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the 'Fury'? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out... read more

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (Vintage Classics)
$19.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Picture Books

Series:Hairy Maclary

This special collection contains six of Hairy Maclary's rollicking adventures: Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy, Hairy Maclary's Bone, Hairy Maclary's Caterwaul Caper, Hairy Maclary's Showbusiness, Hairy Maclary and Zachary Quack, Hairy Maclary's Hat Tricks.

Six Rollicking Stories (Hairy Maclary and Friends)
$30.00(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 NZ Junior Fiction

Old Truck backfires, graunches gears, won't start and often has to be towed. Retired, rejected and shut up in a shed, he feels old and useless. But to the children he is a much loved family member. Is this the end for Old Truck? In this award-winning picture book for 4-8 year olds, sisters Margery and... read more

The 'New' Old Truck
$22.00(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Intermediate & Young Adult Fiction

Series:Essential Modern Classics
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11

The Hobbit is the unforgettable story of Bilbo, a peace-loving hobbit, who embarks on a strange and magical adventure. A timeless classic. Bilbo Baggins enjoys a quiet and contented life, with no desire to travel far from the comforts of home; then one day the wizard Gandalf and a band of dwarves arri... read more

The Hobbit (Essential Modern Classics)
$16.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Intermediate & Young Adult Fiction

Series:Jenna Fox Chronicles

I used to be someone. Someone named Jenna Fox.
Awake from a coma after a horrific accident, Jenna's life is a blank page with her own identity a mystery to her. Her parents think it's a miracle, but what really happened to Jenna Fox?
"I read this book in less than one day - it's a real pag... read more

The Adoration of Jenna Fox (#1)
$22.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Intermediate & Young Adult Fiction

Series:Divergent
Reading Level:Teen - Grade 7-9, Age 12-14

What if your whole world was a lie? The thrillingly dark conclusion to the No. 1 New York Times bestselling DIVERGENT trilogy, now available in paperback. DIVERGENT - a major motion picture series, INSURGENT movie release in 2015! What if a single revelation - like a single choice - changed everything... read more

Allegiant (Divergent #3)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST

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 NZ Junior Fiction

Awards:Top Title in Upstart magazine Purple Dragonfly - Honorable Mention: Best IllustrationsHonorable Mention: Picture Books 6 & Older  

Blowing up a cowshed - it sounds just like another 'tall tale'! But this farm tale really happened! In the 1960s and 70s it wasn't unusual for returned servicemen and their farmer sons to blow things up. For Jennifer and Margery, growing up on a farm in Hawkes... read more

The Day Dad Blew up the Cowshed
$22.00(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Tintin

Series:Tintin (Paperback)

The world's most famous travelling reporter sets out for the Middle East in his latest adventure. Boom! Doctored petrol is blowing up vehicles all around the country. Determined to find the culprits, Tintin heads for the Middle East, but he is in for a nasty shock when h... read more

Land of Black Gold (Tintin #15)
$21.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Tintin

Series:Tintin (Paperback)

The world's most famous travelling reporter journeys to South America on a mission to save Professor Calculus. When Professor Calculus is kidnapped, Tintin and a desperate Captain Haddock set off to Peru on a rescue mission, braving runaway train carriages, yellow feve... read more

Prisoners of the Sun (Tintin #14)
$19.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 NZ Intermediate & Young Adult Fiction

Series:The Pilgrim Family

A classic bestseller that's been in print for over 20 years, this gripping YA thriller follows a teenage girl caught in a religious cult. Imagine that your mother tells you she's going away. She is going to leave you with relatives you'v... read more

I am Not Esther (The Pilgrim Family #1)
$19.99(NZD) inc GST