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 Childrens Reference

This simple, engaging introduction to art combines superb reproductions of an imaginative selection of artworks by artists ranging from Rousseau and Seurat to Mondrian and Van Gogh. With beautifully pitched text supported by friendly cartoon-style illustrations, Who... read more

Who's in the Picture?

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Genius

A new series of illustrated books specifically designed for children in elementary education, narrating the stories of those great historical figures who have left their mark on humanity in fields such as science, art, exploration, music and other subjects. Young ... read more

Galileo Galilei (Genius)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Genius

Meet Leonardo da Vinci and discover the story of his life and work in this engagingly illustrated biography.   Why could Leonardo da Vinci paint the human form so accurately, in all its beauty? How was he educated and trained as an artist? What inspired his... read more

Leonardo da Vinci (Genius)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Genius

A new series of illustrated books specifically designed for children in elementary education, narrating the stories of those great historical figures who have left their mark on humanity in fields such as science, art, exploration, music and other subjects. Young readers will... read more

Pablo Picasso (Genius)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Genius

Meet composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and learn about his life and music in this engagingly illustrated biography.   Wolfgang Amadeus rose to fame as a child genius who wrote his first piece at the age of five, spent a lifetime making music for archbishops and ... read more

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Genius)

One night in June 2016, Massey University language lecturer Darryn Joseph sat in a hospital room minding a teacher who had become a dear friend and mentor to him. Darryn wrote her a poem of appreciation, kissed her ... read more

Whakarongo ki ō Tūpuna / Listen to Your Ancestors (English Maori Bilingual HB)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Genius

Meet world-famous physicist Stephen Hawking and learn about his life and work in this engagingly illustrated biography. Known for both his bestselling books and his work on black holes, physicist Stephen Hawking beat the odds and lived with ALS--a form of motor neur... read more

Stephen Hawking (Genius)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Genius

A series of illustrated books specifically designed for children in elementary education, narrating the stories of those great historical figures that have left their mark on humanity in fields such as science, art, exploration, music, fashion and other subjects. Youn... read more

Charles Darwin (Genius)

Young astronomers everywhere will be captivated by this dynamic approach to astronomy. Ever wondered why the stars shine so brightly? How do telescopes work or how were planets made? Wonder no more with this fantastic book from Australian Geographic. Planets, st... read more

The Complete Guide to Space (Australian Geographic)

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 Childrens Reference

Stephen Hawking was one of the world's most famous scientists. His ground-breaking research into black holes and the Big Bang has helped to explain the beginnings of our universe and his book A Brief History of Timehas sold over 10 million copie... read more

Little Guides to Great Lives - Stephen Hawking

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 Childrens Reference

Maya Angelou was an African-American author, poet, playwright and civil rights activist. She wrote seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and a long list of plays, films and television shows. Never taking 'No' for an... read more

Maya Angelou (Little Guides to Great Lives)

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 Childrens Reference

Series:Imagine You Were There Ser.

It's 50 years since the first human set foot on the surface of the Moon! Walking on the Moon celebrates this 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing by helping readers imagine what it was like to actually be there.
Blended with stunni... read more

Imagine You Were There... Walking on the Moon