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History & the past: general interest (Children’s/YA)

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  • 1789: Twelve Authors Explore a Year of Rebellion, Revolution, and Change

    Hardback, AUS $42.99, NZ $44.99
    The acclaimed team that brought us 1968 turns to another year that shook the world with a collection of nonfiction writings by renowned young-adult authors.

  • Absolutely Everything!

    By Christopher Lloyd
    Illustrated by Andy Forshaw

    Hardback, AUS $32.99, NZ $34.99
    Discover how science, nature and history connect in this fast-paced, entertaining and incredibly informative history of the world, from the beginning of time to the present day.

  • Alexander the Great

    By Jamila Gavin
    Illustrated by David Parkins

    Hardback, AUS $32.99, NZ $34.99
    A beautifully illustrated biography of Alexander the Great by a Whitbread Award-winner.

  • Archie's War

    By Marcia Williams
    Illustrated by Marcia Williams

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    A funny and moving story of life during the First World War, told through the eyes of schoolboy Archie Albright.

  • Bad News for Outlaws

    By Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
    Illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

    Hardback, AUS $29.99, NZ $32.99
    Bass Reeves... “One of the bravest men this country has ever known.” “The most feared deputy U.S. marshal that was ever heard of.” One of the first black deputy U.S. marshals west of the Mississippi.

  • Bandoola

    By William Grill
    Illustrated by William Grill

    Hardback, AUS $39.99, NZ $42.99
    In this moving tale, join war veteran James Howard Williams as he encounters Bandoola, a working Asian elephant for the first time. Working together on a teak plantation, the two develop a rare friendship, which even today set standards around elephant ca

  • Big History Timeline Stickerbook

    By Christopher Lloyd
    Illustrated by Andy Forshaw

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    Build your own timeline, and unfold the story of the universe, with this amazing stickerbook that brings history to life!

  • Big History Timeline Wallbook

    By Christopher Lloyd
    Illustrated by Andy Forshaw

    Hardback, AUS $29.99, NZ $32.99
    Explore the world from the beginning of time until the present, in this amazing, over-sized timeline book that brings history to life!

  • Boats: Fast & Slow

    By Iris Volant
    Illustrated by Jarom Vogel

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    This elegantly illustrated non-fiction book explores thousands of years of boat making and technological advancement as well as the significance of famous boats from legends and history.

  • Book: My Autobiography

    By John Agard

    Hardback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    “My name is Book and I’ll tell you the story of my life.” Non fiction like you've never read it before!

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