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The Mummy Animal Book by Jennifer Cossins
An adorable and informative picture book about mummy animals and their babies from the author of The Baby Animal Book and 101 Collective Nouns. Did you know that a mother peacock is called a peahen and a baby peacock is called a peachick?The Mummy Animal Book is an adorable and informative picture ...Show more
Herstory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook the World by Katherine Halligan
Throughout history, girls have often been discussed in terms of what they couldn't or shouldn't do. Not anymore. It's time for herstory-a celebration not only of what girls can do but also of the remarkable things women have already accomplished, even when others tried to stop them. This uplifting and i ...Show more
The Bushfire Book: How to Be Aware and Prepare by Polly Marsden; Chris Nixon (Illustrator)
An accessible and reassuring picture book that teaches children what they need to know about bushfires so they can understand what's happening and be smart and prepared, not scared. Australia is a big country with all sorts of weather. And sometimes extreme weather like bushfires. Bushfires can make a r ...Show more
Picture Atlas (Usborne Lift-the-Flap Board Book) by Alex Frith
Category: Non-Fiction | Reading Level: Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
With a page for each continent, children will love lifting the flaps in this atlas to discover the interesting animals, buildings, foods and cultures that they would find there.
Lift-The-Flap Questions and Answers about Recycling and Rubbish by Katie Daynes
A fabulous overview of what happens to our waste, from stinking problems and hi-tech sorting systems to the importance of producing less rubbish in the first place. Includes top tips on how we can reduce and re-use. Humorous artwork by award-winning illustrator Peter Donnelly. The Q&A format gives ...Show more
Puffin Little Explorer: The Ocean by Penguin Random House Australia
Just because we're little doesn't mean we can't learn BIG facts. Have you ever wondered what lives under the waves? If you're a Little Explorer who is curious about the ocean, you're about to go on an EXCITING UNDERWATER ADVENTURE with Puffin Little!
The Extraordinary Life of Alan Turing by Michael Lee Richardson
The man whose maths saved millions of lives. Alan Turing was a mathematician, scientist and codebreaker who helped defeat the Nazis in the Second World War with his incredible decoding of secret messages from enemy soldiers. Discover his life story in this beautifully illustrated book, from his childh ...Show more
Puffin Little Scientist: Robotics by Penguin Random House Australia
Just because we're little doesn't mean we can't learn BIG facts. Have you ever wondered how robots work? If you're a Little Scientist who is curious about robotics, you're about to STEP INTO THE LAB with Puffin Little!
Puffin Little Scientist: The Solar System by Penguin Random House Australia
Just because we're LITTLE doesn't mean we can't learn BIG facts. Have you ever wondered how long it takes Neptune to orbit the Sun? If you're a Little Scientist who is curious about the solar system, you're about to go on a SUPER SPACE ADVENTURE with Puffin Little!
Amazing Australian Women (HB) by Pamela Freeman; Sophie Beer (Illustrator)
A bright and colourful look at twelve incredible Australian women who helped shape our country, from politics and the arts to Indigenous culture, science and more. Meet twelve amazing Australian women who have changed the world, in small ways and large. Some of them are world famous, like Annette Keller ...Show more
Puffin Little Environmentalist: Composting by Penguin Random House Australia
Just because we're LITTLE doesn't mean we can't learn BIG facts. Have you ever wondered how you could help save the planet? If you're a Little Environmentalist who is curious about composting, you're about to DELVE INTO THE DIRT with Puffin Little!