Category:

 Historical

Reading Level:1 Fiction

It's 1699, and the salons of Paris are bursting with the creative energy of fierce, independent-minded women. But outside those doors, the patriarchal forces of Louis XIV and the Catholic Church are moving to curb their freedoms. In this battle for equality, Baroness ... read more

The Bee and the Orange Tree
$35.00(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Jokes & Humour

A budget-friendly Secret Santa present for fans of How to Poo at Work and Very British Problems featuring advice on how to survive the office christmas party, silly games to play in meetings and, on one page, a picture of really evil swan. Perfect for that bloke in ma... read more

The Crap Secret Santa Gift Book
$12.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Picture Books

The First Christmas perfectly captures the wonder of the nativity and celebrates the Christmas spirit of giving and togetherness. Full of hope for the future and the joy of family, this is a classic picture book to share, year after year.

The First Christmas
$24.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Picture Books

An enchanting Christmas gift with exquisite cut-paper silhouettes of the Nativity. Each delicate scene is beautifully decorated with red, white and gold, and brings the Christmas story of the Angel Gabriel, Baby Jesus, the Shepherds and the Three Wise Men to life.

The First Noel
$14.99(AUD) inc GST

They were just boys. And they were to face the horrors of a war more diabolical than any of them could have imagined. This is their story.
Hundreds of Australian and New Zealander boys enlisted in th... read more

The Lost Boys: The untold stories of the under-age soldiers who fought in the First World War

Category:

 Classics & Fairy Tales

If damsels in distress and prissy princesses give you cause for despair then look no further... This enchanting anthology of 20 overlooked and forgotten fairy tales has been collected from different cultures around the world. Every story features a strong female heroine, who approaches life with humour, wit, cunning and bravery.

The Lost Fairy Tales

Category:

 Picture Books

Series:Naughtiest Reindeer

Shhhhhhh! Look at those reindeer, all tucked up in bed, Getting their rest for the big ride ahead. Silent night... Well, not quite.While all the other reindeer are sleeping, Ruby sneaks off with the present-laden sleigh in an attempt to get a head-start on... read more

The Naughtiest Reindeer Takes a Bow
$19.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Classics & Fairy Tales

We have more than fifty versions of this wonderful poem in our library; this is one of our favorites. Margaret Evans Price has a gentle talent. The Santa Claus on the cover, and throughout, is one of the kindest Santas ever imagined. This is a Santa who is appea... read more

The Night Before Christmas

Category:

 Picture Books

Series:Little Golden Book Classic

This 1949 Little Golden Book edition of the famous poem, "The Night Before Christmas," was a staple in the Golden Book line for many years. Recently found in the Golden Books archives, Corinne Malvern's artwork for this title has been digitized and beautifully reproduced for today's kids!

The Night Before Christmas
$4.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Christmas

The ultimate children's gift edition of the beloved classic ballet story, The Nutcracker.
Christmas Eve is the most magical night of the year, when the house is scented with wood smoke and spices, and there are secrets under every bed . . .
When the clock strikes mid... read more

The Nutcracker (HB)
$19.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Picture Books

Series:The Story Orchestra
Reading Level:very good

Follow Clara on a magical Christmas adventure in this retelling of the classic ballet story. Watch the Nutcracker battle the Mouse King, meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and journey to the Land of Sweets, where wonder and excitement await... Including music from: ... read more

The Nutcracker (The Story Orchestra)

Panda wants to find a friend, but he doesn't know how! Can the dancing flamingos or the handsome peacock show him how it's done? Or will he have to find his own way?
An uplifting story and soft panda toy - the perfect friend for little ones!

The Only Lonely Panda (with plush Panda)