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The Eczema Diet: Eczema-safe Food to Stop the Itch and Prevent Eczema for Life

For the first time, the findings of hundreds of international researchers and skin specialists have been pieced together to solve the eczema puzzle The Eczema Diet: Eczema-safe Food to Stop the Itch and Prevent Eczema for Life Author: Karen Fischer ISBN: 9781921966460 Cookery For Specific Diets & Conditions Fitness & Diet Published by: Exisle Publishing Paperback     The result is the …

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The Beachside Guest House

Full of romance and friendship, love and life, laughter and tears, THE BEACHSIDE GUEST HOUSE is an uplifting novel about the magic of starting over with friends by your side. The Beachside Guest House Author: Vanessa Greene ISBN: 9780751559491 Modern Fiction Published by: Hachette NZ Paperback   When Rosa and Bee get together in the run-up to Bee’s wedding, they reminisce about …

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I don’t like cheese – Hannah Chandler

Mike the mouse isn’t like other mice. He just won’t eat cheese. Fortunately, Ashley, the little human girl who lives in the house, feeds him lots of tasty treats: like pizza and tacos. But, hold on, don’t those have cheese in them? I don’t like cheese Author: Hannah Chandler Illustrator: Lauren Merrick ISBN: 9781921966668 Children’s Book Published by: Exisle Publishing Hardcover     …

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Anzac Ted – Belinda Landsberry

Anzac Ted is the powerful, poignant story of a little boy’s teddy bear that was passed down to him from his grandfather. Battered, torn, missing an eye and an ear, he might look scary but he’s got a great story to tell. For Anzac Ted went to war, keeping soldiers company and giving them comfort. And while he never won …

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Bake Me Home: Delicious Everyday Occasions

Treats to share to show you care : more than just brilliant baking from Alice Arndell. The best thing about baking and cooking is sharing the results with family and friends. In this book acclaimed baker, blogger and author of the highly successful Alice In Bakingland, has collected her favourite recipes for the occasions when you want to share your …

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Follow That Car

 Follow That Car – Lucy Feather, Stephan Lomb Packed with comic capers and animal antics, this brilliantly bold book follows Mouse’s madcap race after Gorilla through a variety of exciting settings, from navigating a busy building site, to avoiding an alpine avalanche. But is Gorilla really such a baddie after all? Not at all! Mouse is simply trying to catch …

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Robot Overlords – Mark Stay

Robot Overlords – Mark Stay To find his father, one boy must defy an empire…Three years ago, Earth was conquered by a force of robots from a distant world. They have one rule:STAY IN YOUR HOMESStep outside and you get one warning before you’re vaporised by a massive robot Sentry, or a crawling Sniper, or a flying Drone. That’s if …

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Zoe’s Rescue Zoo – The Lonely Lion Cub

When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and her mum, the zoo vet, to settle them into their new home. She’s good at this, because she can understand what they say and talk to them, too. But that’s a secret. The Lonely Lion Cub In this first book, …

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Zoe’s Rescue Zoo – The Pesky Polar Bear

When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and her mum, the zoo vet, to settle them into their new home. She’s good at this, because she can understand what they say and talk to them, too. But that’s a secret. The Pesky Polar Bear Snowy the polar bear …

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Buzzy Bee’s Food Shapes

The iconic Buzzy Bee + new stories by award winning New Zealand author Joy Cowley – two new board books that will delight young children everywhere Buzzy Bee’s Food Shapes Oscar the Ostrich doesn’t know his shapes. Buzzy Bee and Mary Lou try to help by giving Oscar a square sandwich for lunch. Can you help Oscar too ? Buzzy …

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