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Ages 6–8

New books for ages 6–8

What Zola Did on Wednesday

From the author of Looking for Alibrandi comes this gorgeous series to engage and entertain newly independent young readers.

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Aussie Kids: Meet Dooley on the Farm

Aussie Kids is an exciting new series for emerging readers 6-8 years.From a NSW Zoo to a Victorian lighthouse, or an outback sheep farm in WA to a beach in QLD, this junior fiction series celebrates stories about children living in unique places in every state and territory in Australia.8 characters, 8 stories, 8 authors and illustrators from all 8 states and territories!Come on an adventure with Aussie Kids and meet Dooley from Tasmania.

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Catvinkle and the Missing Tulips

Award-winning novelist Elliot Perlman’s second book of Catvinkle’s adventures is another wise, wonderful and warm-hearted tale.

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Aussie Kids activity pack

The pack that's jam-packed with fun activities!

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The Besties By Felice Arena and Tom Jellett

From the author and illustrator of the popular Sporty Kids books comes an exciting new beginner-reader series that celebrates the everyday adventures – at school, at home, in the backyard, even in the living room!

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My Dad Snores by John Williamson and Peter Carnavas | Read Aloud by John Williamson

From one of Australia's most iconic singer-songwriters, John Williamson, comes this hilarious family song, with a special new verse, brought to life by award-winning illustrator Peter Carnavas.

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League of Llamas party pack

Host a LLAMAZING book party with these llama crafts!

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A Banana Is A Banana by Justine Clarke, Josh Pyke and Heath McKenzie

"If an eggplant really grew eggs, chickens would be out of a job.

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Australia’s top 10 books for kids in 2019

Australia has spoken! We’ve rounded up the most-purchased Penguin titles of 2019 for children and teens as reported by Bookscan.

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OFFICIAL TRAILER: Alice-Miranda by Jacqueline Harvey - YouTube

Move over, Matilda, and step aside, Madeline, there's a new charming miniature heroine marking her mark.

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The First Christmas activity pack

Celebrate the festive season with this gorgeous activity pack designed by author and illustrator Jess Racklyeft.

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A Banana is a Banana activity pack

No bananas were harmed during the making of this activity pack.

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Dr Seuss's Horse Museum activity pack

A celebration of art and Dr Seuss