Veganissimo: Beautiful Vegan Food

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Veganissimo is a comprehensive new vegan cookery book by Sydney-based vegan advocate Leigh Drew.

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Mr McGee & the Biting Flea


Award-winning children’s author, Pamela Allen’s stories are brought to life for New Zealand audiences in Mr McGee and the Biting Flea. Emerging from dozens of suitcases and crates, three curious warehouse workers transform a storeroom into an enchanting miracle of music and play.

In Capital E’s first show in their new home at the Hannah Playhouse, Mr McGee and the Biting Flea is a delicious collection of stories set to song. The show is witty, humorous and full of wonderful characters!

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Cross My Heart by James Patterson

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Cross My Heart is a great read by a great author. There are two unrelated stories woven together that are both edgy and keep you wondering how they will relate to each other.

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My New Zealand Story: Lighthouse Family; Coastal NZ 1941-42

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Lighthouse Family by Wellington author Phillipa Werry is one of the young adult NZ story series. This story offers a snap shot into the life of a fourteen year old living with her family as part of a lighthouse community off the coast of New Zealand from 1941-42.

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Stay Where You Are and Then Leave

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From the author who wrote The Boy in Striped Pyjamas, Stay Where You Are and Then Leave is the story of five year old Alfie Summerfield and how the outbreak of war in 1914 affects his family and neighbours.

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Mountain Buggy nano travel stroller


A lightweight, compact folding travel stroller that provides dual functionality of car seat compatibility to easily transform into a fuss free urban travel stroller – perfect for today’s busy modern families. It’s not the kind of buggy we’re used to from Mountain Buggy but as you would expect, it’s still bloomin’ awesome!

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Wolf and Dog


Wolf and Dog are cousins.
Wolf is wild and Dog is tame.
Wolf lives in a forest on top of a hill.
Dog doesn’t. Dog has a basket. And a boss.

This is the story of Wolf and Dog and their adventures.

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Sophie Gray – Fill the Tins


If you read my review of Sophie Gray’s last book – Feed the Family for $15 or Less- you will know that I was deeply disappointed that Gray didn’t include any baking recipes in the book. Well, this book certainly rectifies that! A whole book of delicious, vintage-Gray recipes! Yippee!! Fill the Tins is a baking book you’re going to need in your cupboard!

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Dappled Annie and the Tigrish


There are faces in the hedge at the end of the garden, and a nest of tiny fantails, and that’s where 9-year-old Annie goes to play one hot summer while her father works up at the lighthouse. It’s there that she discovers hedges that walk and a Tigrish.

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David & Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

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Malcolm Gladwell is renowned for his earlier works “The Tipping Point” and “Outliers” and his latest offering doesn’t disappoint – David & Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants. Gladwell is a skilled storyteller: weaving numbers with anecdotes to challenge the way you think about how the world operates.

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