Eddie Albert and the Amazing Animal Gang (Book 1): The Amsterdam Adventure

The hilarious and action-packed middle grade adventure from beloved comedian and bestselling author Paul O’Grady. Unbeknownst to anyone, Eddie Albert can speak to animals – including his pet dog Butch, his hamster and his two pet goldfish (who claim they were once pirates). What Eddie can’t do is fit in… until he is sent to […]

The Burpee Bears

Meet the Burpee Bears in this glorious picture book created by ‘the Nation’s Favourite PE Teacher’, Joe Wicks! For this bear family, every day is a new day: a day for adventure and discovery, and true to Joe’s ethos, each book will feature a fun and positive story with added exercises and recipes – perfect […]

The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark

The magical and reassuring tale about baby barn owl Plop is a beloved children’s classic! Plop, the baby owl, is like every barn owl there ever was, except for one thing – he is afraid of the dark! But the dark is brimming with excitement and magic. As Plop ventures into the night, he meets […]

This is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl

‘Someone called and said Kurt died. I just f∗∗∗∗∗g lost it.’ He has sold over 40 million albums. He’s been in bands that have changed popular music forever. He saw his best friend commit suicide. He starts supergroups. He’s the nicest guy in rock. From Nirvana to Foo Fighters, from brotherhood to bitter rivalry, from […]

Einstein’s Fridge

A compulsively readable account of the extraordinary people, battling internal demons and external adversaries, who discovered the laws of thermodynamics and the science of heat, and brought about a scientific revolution. Einstein’s Fridge tells the story of how scientists uncovered the least known and yet most consequential of all the sciences, and learned to harness […]

No Map, Great Trip: A Young Writer’s Road to Page One

Newbery Medalist Paul Fleischman reflects on his childhood with his award-winning father, Sid Fleischman, and details his own path to becoming a writer in this memorable book that is part memoir, part travelogue, and part reflection on craft and creativity. No Map, Great Trip is an excellent choice for aspiring authors, language arts classrooms, and […]

The Tap Dancing Knife Thrower

The icon and legend at last tells his story his way – without the boring bits Paul Hogan first appeared on our screens in 1971 as a ‘tap dancing knife thrower’ on channel 9’s New Faces. The then father of four and Sydney Harbour Bridge rigger from Granville did it as a dare, but when […]

Build a Castle

Turrets, ramparts, windows, walls, roofs and more – create your own medieval masterpiece. Each pack contains 64 cards (105 x 69 mm) of a variety of graphic designs. Clever paper engineering allows you to slot the cards together, building up and out in whichever way you like! Also included is a short 10 page booklet, […]

Yoko’s Diary

The diary of Yoko, a 13-year-old Japanese girl who lived near Hiroshima during the war. 1945 was a hard time to be a child in Japan. Many had seen their cities destroyed by US bombers. Food, fuel and materials were in short supply. Yet spirits remained high. In April 1945, Yoko Moriwaki started high school […]