The Ferals That Ate Australia

Dangerous predators and ravenous herbivores: the story of Australia’s feral nightmare. Isolation was once the impenetrable barrier that protected Australia and its unique fauna. But a little over two hundred years ago a foreign power took possession and brought with it the foreign animals which now dominate the country’s ecosystem. They are the enemy within. […]

Billy and the Mini Monsters Go Green

Another laugh-out-loud adventure in the popular ‘Billy and the Mini Monsters’ series, this time with a strong message about caring for the planet. Packed with colour illustrations, comic strips and easy reading text to appeal to even the most reluctant reader. Billy is learning how to take care of the planet, and the Mini Monster’s […]

Great Australian Volunteer Firies Stories

Us firefighters do more than fight fires. We also assist those who have just gone through what’s probably the worst experience of their lives.’ The devastating 2019-2020 Black Summer bushfires threw the importance of our volunteer firefighters into sharp focus. But these brave men and women don’t just step up to protect life and property […]

Tapestries of Life

The second book by the bestselling author of Extraordinary Insects. Trees clean air and water; hoverflies and bees pollinate our crops; the kingfisher inspired the construction of high-speed trains. In Tapestries of Life, bestselling author Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson explains how closely we are all connected with the natural world, highlighting our indelible link with nature’s finely […]

The Tindims and the Ten Green Bottles (Book 3)

The tiny Tindims are like the Borrowers-on-Sea, who turn our everyday rubbish into treasure. Mother and daughter duo, prizewinning Sally Gardner and Lydia Corry, create a fun new world of characters and adventures in their empowering new series for 5-8 year olds, inspiring conservation and inventive ways to recycle. In their third adventure Ethel B […]

Cast Away: Poems For Our Time

‘How much have you thrown away in your lifetime already? Do you ever think about it? Where does this plethora of leavings come from? How long does it take you, even one little you, to fill the can by your desk?’, Naomi Shihab Nye National Book Award Finalist, Young People’s Poet Laureate, and devoted trash-picker-upper […]

Noa and the Little Elephant

A heart-warming and achingly relevant story about elephant conservation, from picture book legend, Michael Foreman. Noa loves to watch the elephants play in the water near his small village in East Africa. One day tragedy strikes and the baby is left all alone, his mother killed by poachers. When Noa and his village adopt the […]

The Last Straw: Kids vs Plastics

‘I encourage everyone to read this book.’ – Dr. Jane Goodall There’s no doubt about it – plastic is in almost everything. From our phones and computers to our toys and utensils, plastic is everywhere. But the amount of plastic we throw away is hurting the health of our planet. With The Last Straw: Kids […]

The Physics of Climate Change

An illustrated book that attempts to dives beneath the mystery of climate change in search of the truth. The news is full of hotly debated divergent claims about the impacts and risks of climate change. Lawrence Krauss, one of the world’s most respected physicists and science populizers, cuts through the confusion by succinctly presenting the […]