Auckland Libraries: All kids new titles

All kids new titles

Ngā Taitara tamariki hōu katoa

Find out what's new and cool! Fun and fascinating fiction and nonfiction for pre-school and school age kids. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

The topic Kids has been added to your favourites.

The topic Kids has been removed from your favourites.

The topic Kids will be added to your favourites. What does this mean?

True
Warthogs and banded mongooses  by Kari Schuetz

Warthogs and banded mongooses

Kari Schuetz

"Simple text and full-color photography introduce beginning readers to warthogs and banded mongooses. Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

See more
Home for a penguin, home for a whale  by Brenda Williams

Home for a penguin, home for a whale

Brenda Williams

"Dive under the sea to explore the ocean homes of 23 marine animals! With a sea snail hidden on each page and 8 pages of fact-packed educational notes at the end, Home for a Penguin, Home for a Whale will delight both preschoolers and emerging readers...

See more
A different pond  by Bao Phi

A different pond

Bao Phi

"As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's ...

See more
In the past  by David Elliott

In the past

David Elliott

Chronologically organized by epoch, this poetic introduction to the dinosaur world illuminates a host of creatures both novel and familiar, ranging from the mysterious trilobite to the famed Tyrannosaurus rex. Includes dinosaur facts.

See more
Sometimes rain  by Meg Fleming

Sometimes rain

Meg Fleming

Illustrations and simple, rhyming text celebrate the seasons of the year and the joy each one brings.

See more
Baby elephants  by Christina Leaf

Baby elephants

Christina Leaf

"This book introduces baby elephants to young readers through leveled text and related photos."--

See more
Butterflies  by Christina Leaf

Butterflies

Christina Leaf

Audio CD

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces butterflies to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--

See more
Red animals  by Christina Leaf

Red animals

Christina Leaf

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces red animals to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--

See more
Here and there  by Tamara Ellis Smith

Here and there

Tamara Ellis Smith

"After Ivan's parents separate, he has trouble finding joy at either of their homes until he discovers that the birds and music that he loves may be found in both places." --

See more
Juneteenth for Mazie  by Floyd Cooper

Juneteenth for Mazie

Floyd Cooper

Little Mazie wants the freedom to stay up late, but her father explains what freedom really means in the story of Juneteenth, and how her ancestors celebrated their true freedom.

See more
A place to stay  by Erin Gunti

A place to stay

Erin Gunti

"This simple, touching picture book shows readers a women's shelter through the eyes of a young girl, who, with her mother's help, uses her imagination to overcome her anxiety and adjust. Includes factual endnotes detailing various reasons people exp...

See more
Too many carrots  by Katy Hudson

Too many carrots

Katy Hudson

Rabbit has lots of carrots, and when he attempts take them with him when he moves in with friends--until he realizes that the best thing to do is share his carrots with all his friends.

See more
Lovely beasts  by Kate (Children's author) Gardner

Lovely beasts

Kate (Children's author) Gardner

The author lists several animals that many people would consider scary (sharks), ugly (bats), or creepy (spiders) then explains how they benefit their biological niche, and humans!

See more
Remarkably you  by Pat Zietlow Miller

Remarkably you

Pat Zietlow Miller

Rhyming text encourages young readers to discover what they are good at and use it to make a difference in big ways or in small ones.

See more
That's what dinosaurs do  by Jory John

That's what dinosaurs do

Jory John

This is William. William is a dinosaur who loves to roar. Because, well, he's a dinosaur. But when William gets a sore throat, the doctor tells him, No roaring for a week! No roaring at the mailman or the bus driver. No roaring in line or at the park....

See more
Nobody hugs a cactus  by Carter Goodrich

Nobody hugs a cactus

Carter Goodrich

Hank, a cactus who is as prickly on the inside as he is on the outside, decides he wants a hug.

See more
Words on fire  by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Words on fire

Jennifer A. Nielsen

Book

In 1893 twelve-year-old Audra lives on a farm in Lithuania, and tries to avoid the Cossack soldiers who enforce the Russian decrees that ban Lithuanian books, religion, culture, and even the language; but when the soldiers invade the farm Audra is the...

See more
Arcade and the Triple T token  by Rashad Jennings

Arcade and the Triple T token

Rashad Jennings

Book

Just before starting sixth grade in New York City, a stranger gives Arcade Livingston a necklace that sends him and whoever he is with on wild adventures.

See more
Mascot  by Antony John

Mascot

Antony John

Book

Noah Savino has been stuck in a wheelchair for months. He hates the way people treat him like he's helpless now. He's sick of going to physical therapy, where he isn't making any progress. He's tired of not having control over his own body. And he mi...

See more
Fergus and Zeke at the science fair  by Kate Messner

Fergus and Zeke at the science fair

Kate Messner

Book

Fergus and Zeke love being the class pets in Miss Maxwell's classroom, and they do everything the students do--listening at storytime, painting masterpieces during art class, and keeping their own special journals. But when it's time for the school s...

See more
Star  by Holly Webb

Star

Holly Webb

Book

When Anna borrows a tiny wooden tiger from her Russian grandmother's mantelpiece, little does she realize that it is the start of a magical adventure. Waking the next day, Anna finds herself in a snowy Russian village, where she hears the news that a...

See more
The silver spoon for children  by Amanda Grant

The silver spoon for children

Amanda Grant

Book

Want your child to cook like an Italian? The Silver Spoon for Children is the best way to start. What if your child could make their own Pizza Margherita? What about Tomato Bruschetta, Tuscan Minestrone Soup, Rigatoni with Meatballs, Chicken Stuffed ...

See more
The snow merchant  by Sam Gayton

The snow merchant

Sam Gayton

Book

On a winter night so cold the fires freeze in the hearth, a mysterious guest appears at the door of Lettie's inn. He claims to be the greatest alchemist that ever lived and that he can change her life forever with his new invention - snow.

See more
Catch cat  by Andy Council

Catch cat

Andy Council

Book

"Travel the world with this spotting book for curious cats everywhere. As young readers explore each continent from America to Antarctica to search for the elusive cat hiding on every page, they will encounter hundreds of icons unique to each place. ...

See more
I spy Christmas  by Walter Wick

I spy Christmas

Walter Wick

Book

"Rhymes invite the reader to find hidden objects in photographs of Christmas items."--Provided by publisher.

See more
The okay witch by Emma Steinkellner

The okay witch

Emma Steinkellner

Book

"Thirteen-year-old Moth Hush loves all things witchy. But she's about to discover that witches aren't just the stuff of movies, books, and spooky stories. When some eighth-grade bullies try to ruin her Halloween, something really strange happens. It turns...

See more
Cassandra, animal psychic. #1, Cassandra steps out by Isabelle Bottier

Cassandra, animal psychic. #1, Cassandra steps out

Isabelle Bottier

Book

"Cassandra has a gift. Animals can show her what they're thinking. And after keeping her talent a secret, Cassandra sets out to help pets and their people. The trouble is, other parts of Cassandra's life are changing too. Her mom has a boyfriend she ...

See more
Hilda and the mountain king by Luke Pearson

Hilda and the mountain king

Luke Pearson

Book

"We rejoin our heroine for her latest adventure just as she awakes to find herself...in the body of a troll! Her mother is worried sick, and is perplexed by the strange creature that seems to have taken Hilda’s place. Now, both of them are in a race to...

See more
Unicorn is maybe not so great after all  by Bob Shea

Unicorn is maybe not so great after all

Bob Shea

Picture book

You remember Unicorn. You know, Goat's friend? The one who can fly, make it rain cupcakes, and turn things into gold? On the first day of school, Unicorn expects to make his usual big splash. But no one pays him much attention, the other kids are much...

See more
Survival for beginners  by Colin Towell

Survival for beginners

Colin Towell

Book

This essential survival guide for intrepid young explorers shows the skills and techniques you need for outdoor adventure, from maps and navigation to camping. Learn the basics - from picking the best campground to knowing how to build a shelter - with...

See more
Two girls, a clock, and a crooked house  by Michael Poore

Two girls, a clock, and a crooked house

Michael Poore

Book

After Amy is struck by lightning, she and her silent friend, Moo, are able to communicate telepathically, travel through time, and face a child-eating witch.

See more
Soccer time!  by Terry Pierce

Soccer time!

Terry Pierce

Book

We kick. We pass. We run on grass. No hands, just feet. The game starts! Tweet!

See more
Beat the clock  by Herman Parish

Beat the clock

Herman Parish

Book

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Amelia Bedelia's school, the whole town throws a party and a secret time capsule that was buried an entire century before will finally be dug up and opened.

See more
The school book  by Todd Parr

The school book

Todd Parr

Picture book

Todd Parr introduces readers to all the things they can do at school.

See more
Caterpillar summer  by Gillian McDunn

Caterpillar summer

Gillian McDunn

Book

Cat and her brother Chicken have always had a very special bond--Cat is one of the few people who can keep Chicken happy. When he has a "meltdown" she's the one who scratches his back and reads his favorite story. She's the one who knows what Chicken...

See more
Superbuns!  by Diane Kredensor

Superbuns!

Diane Kredensor

Picture book

Despite what her younger sister thinks, Blossom is sure that kindness is not a superpower, until the sisters meet a fox that changes Blossom's opinion.

See more
Spaced out

Spaced out

Book

Blast off into space and explore the galaxies with a constellation of illustrated poems about the sun, moon and stars, black holes and worm holes, asteroids and meteorites, and even weird alien life forms. From shape poems and free verse to rhymes, k...

See more
Be kind  by Naomi Shulman

Be kind

Naomi Shulman

Book

In Be Kind, kids learn that kindness is a quality that can be expressed in ways other than merely being "nice," including standing up for someone or something, engaging in a community, showing compassion toward other beings, and expressing gratitude....

See more
Superman of Smallville by Art Baltazar

Superman of Smallville

Art Baltazar

Book

"Can Superman keep Smallville from going to the dogs? Acts of awesomeness are happening around town. People are being rescued, runaway tractors stopped, and fires extinguished. This is all in a day's work for the hero known only as 'Superman'. But who...

See more
The quest of Ewilan. Book two, Akiro by 1975- author. Lylian

The quest of Ewilan. Book two, Akiro

1975- author. Lylian

Book

"In this grand fantasy, 13-year-old Camille's life is forever changed when she and her friend Salim accidentally pass through a portal to a parallel dimension and enter the magical world of Gwendalavir. There she discovers that she is originally from...

See more
The Smeds and the Smoos  by Julia Donaldson

The Smeds and the Smoos

Julia Donaldson

Picture book

The Smeds (who are red) never mix with the Smoos (who are blue). So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love, their families strongly disapprove. But peace is restored and love conquers all in this happiest of love stories. There's even a gorgeous purple...

See more
Truth or mare  by Cathy Hapka

Truth or mare

Cathy Hapka

Book

An original novel based on the award-winning (2 Emmys) Netflix show! The riders of Bright Fields Stables are playing a game of Truth or Dare or rather, Truth or Mare, since the horses are involved, too! All of the riders' fun dares end up on Becky's ...

See more
Peppa Pig and the Christmas play.

Peppa Pig and the Christmas play.

Picture book

As Peppa's class excitedly prepares for their Christmas play, she hopes Santa will have time to see the show.

See more
The dragon's breakfast  by Vivian French

The dragon's breakfast

Vivian French

Book

Princess Persephone Stephanie Tiffany Jane ('Pom' for short) hates being a princess. Her parents have no time for her - especially her dad, the King of Struggen, who's busy plotting against the neighbouring kingdom of Thrum. So when a friendly young ...

See more
Adventure with monsters  by Adam Hargreaves

Adventure with monsters

Adam Hargreaves

Picture book

Little Miss Scary and her friends become stranded near a haunted house and encounter some spooky monsters including a mummy, a vampire and a werewolf! But when Mr Jelly accidentally chooses Big Foot's boot as his hiding place from the monsters, he learns...

See more
The lost kitten  by Lucy Daniels

The lost kitten

Lucy Daniels

Book

When Amelia and Sam find a lost white kitten in the wilderness, they can't work out why her behaviour seems different to other cats. With the help of the vets at Animal Ark, they work out that the lost kitten is deaf and help track down her owners. Because...

See more
Llama on the loose  by Lucy Daniels

Llama on the loose

Lucy Daniels

Book

When Amelia and Sam's friend Caleb adopts a new llama, they hope she will become friends with the other two llamas at the petting farm. But the new llama's arrival causes lots of problems as Llarry and LLiam are spitting mad about having to share their...

See more
Web world  by Steve Barlow

Web world

Steve Barlow

Book

Join the intrepid Galaxy Warriors Jet, Tip and Boo Hoo on their quest to save the universe from destructive baddies Lord and Lady Evil and Dr Y. From the authors of I HERO, these new intergalactic adventures combine graphic novel and prose, perfectly...

See more
Robot rampage  by Steve Barlow

Robot rampage

Steve Barlow

Book

Join the intrepid Galaxy Warriors Jet, Tip and Boo Hoo on their quest to save the universe from destructive baddies Lord and Lady Evil and Dr Y. From the authors of I HERO, these new intergalactic adventures combine graphic novel and prose, perfectly...

See more
Pokémon. Volume 5 Sun & Moon. by Hidenori Kusaka

Pokémon. Volume 5 Sun & Moon.

Hidenori Kusaka

Book

"Sun dreams of money. Moon dreams of scientific discoveries. When their paths cross with Team Skull, both their plans go awry... The mysteries around shy refugee Lillie deepen. What is the connection between her Cosmog and that mysterious rift in the...

See more
Mrs Pepperpot stories  by Alf Prøysen

Mrs Pepperpot stories

Alf Prøysen

Book

"Mrs Pepperpot can't choose when she will shrink to the size of a pepperpot - it just happens! But whatever she encounters, whether it be a monstrous mousetrap, a crafty fox or a gigantic mountain of ice cream, little Mrs Pepperpot will always come out...

See more
Curious George goes to the beach

Curious George goes to the beach

Picture book

Enjoy a day at the beach with Curious George! This storybook, featuring illustrations in the classic style of H.A. Rey, takes George on a sunny, seaside adventure. Everyone's favorite curious little monkey tries lifeguarding (he loves the tall chair ...

See more
Greek warriors  by Chris Blake

Greek warriors

Chris Blake

Book

"When ten-year-old Tom accidentally smashes a statue in a museum he releases Isis, a young Egyptian mummy who has been imprisoned for thousands of years. To break an ancient curse, the duo must travel back in time to find six hidden amulets - battlin...

See more
The amulet of Samarkand  by Jonathan Stroud

The amulet of Samarkand

Jonathan Stroud

Book

Nathaniel, a magician's apprentice, summons up the djinni Bartimaeus and instructs him to steal the Amulet of Samarkand from the powerful magician Simon Lovelace.

See more
Dragonkeeper  by Carole Wilkinson

Dragonkeeper

Carole Wilkinson

Book

Ancient China, Han Dynasty. A slave girl saves the life of an ageing dragon and escapes her brutal master. Pursued by a ruthless dragon hunter, the dragon and the girl cross China carrying with them a mysterious stone that must be protected.

See more
Weirdomania!  by Anh Do

Weirdomania!

Anh Do

Book

Everyone is going nuts for Wrestle-Crazia the coolest wrestling show around! Can Weir come up with an awesome idea to win tickets for his whole family to see the show? It won't be easy but it will be funny!

See more
Lampie and the children of the sea  by Annet Schaap

Lampie and the children of the sea

Annet Schaap

Book

Every evening Lampie the lighthouse keeper's daughter must light a lantern to warn ships away from the rocks. But one stormy night disaster strikes. The lantern goes out, a ship is wrecked and an adventure begins. In disgrace, Lampie is sent to work as...

See more
Untraditional you  by Mallory Belville

Untraditional you

Mallory Belville

Picture book

One couple dreams of becoming a Mommy and Daddy, but when things do not go as planned, they will stop at nothing to make their wish of having a baby come true. With the help of science and in vitro fertilization, they will finally receive the miracle...

See more
Christopher Pumpkin  by Sue Hendra

Christopher Pumpkin

Sue Hendra

Picture book

Meet Christopher Pumpkin - the Halloween pumpkin who doesn't want to be scary! A funny rhyming story from the authors of Supertato and the creators of Simon Sock. Christopher Pumpkin is delighted to be magicked to life by a witch - until he discovers...

See more
Dr. E's super stellar solar system  by Bethany Ehlmann

Dr. E's super stellar solar system

Bethany Ehlmann

Book

This stellar book introduces kids to outer space through in-depth info and comic book adventure. Along the way, kids follow explorer Bethany Ehlmann, a member of the NASA Mars Rover Curiosity mission, and her lovable robo-dog, Rover, as they study and...

See more
Liz and the nosy neighbor  by Callie Barkley

Liz and the nosy neighbor

Callie Barkley

Book

"Liz has a big class project to complete but how can she focus on it when her nosy new neighbor seems to be popping up everywhere? Liz must solve both problems in the nineteenth book of the Critter Club series. When a boy Liz's age moves in next door,...

See more
Where, oh where is Rosie's chick?  by Pat Hutchins

Where, oh where is Rosie's chick?

Pat Hutchins

Picture book

Rosie has lost her baby chick. She looks under the hen house. She looks behind the wheelbarrow. But little baby chick isn't there. But watch out Rosie - there's someone following you, and it's not just your baby chick! The funny sequel to the much-loved...

See more
There's a lion in my cornflakes  by Michelle (Michelle Jane) Robinson

There's a lion in my cornflakes

Michelle (Michelle Jane) Robinson

Picture book

When Dan and his brother decide to collect 100 coupons so that they can have their very own lion, they assume the task will be easy enough. How wrong can you be?! If you ever see a packet of cornflakes offering a free lion, ignore it! This is the hai...

See more
Twerp  by Mark Goldblatt

Twerp

Mark Goldblatt

Book

In Queens, New York, in 1969, twelve-year-old Julian Twerski writes a journal for his English teacher in which he explores his friendships and how they are effected by girls, a new student who may be as fast as Julian, and especially an incident of b...

See more
Don't feed the boy  by Irene Latham

Don't feed the boy

Irene Latham

Book

"Eleven-year-old Whit's zookeeper parents have rarely allowed him to go outside of the Alabama zoo they run but he stops seeing it as such a cage when he meets "Bird Girl", for whom the place is a refuge from problems at home."--Publisher description...

See more
Big yellow digger  by Julia Jarman

Big yellow digger

Julia Jarman

Picture book

Ben and Bella are off on another adventure and, of course, all the animals want to join them. The destination this time is Australia, so the digger digs and judders, as Moose, Zebra, Rhinoceros, Mole and lots of other animals all clamber on. Even Little...

See more
Big blue train  by Julia Jarman

Big blue train

Julia Jarman

Picture book

Toot toot! Hold tight! Ben and Bella are off on another adventure! This time with the Big Blue Train! They set off for the seaside, with various animal friends jumping, leaping and squashing aboard along the way, but will everyone manage to squeeze on,...

See more
Walkabout  by 1924- author. Marshall James Vance

Walkabout

1924- author. Marshall James Vance

Book

Mary and her young brother Peter are the only survivors of an aircrash in the middle of the Australian desert. They are facing death from exhaustion and starvation when they meet an Aboriginal boy who helps them to survive, and guides them on their l...

See more
Weslandia  by Paul Fleischman

Weslandia

Paul Fleischman

Picture book

Wesley's garden produces a crop of huge, strange plants which provide him with clothing, shelter, food, and drink, thus helping him create his own civilization and changing his life.

See more
Don't forget the bacon!  by Pat Hutchins

Don't forget the bacon!

Pat Hutchins

Picture book

A young boy sets out to do the shopping determined to remember his simple list but as the sights and sounds of town distract him he finds himself in a terrible muddle.

See more
Rosie's walk  by Pat Hutchins

Rosie's walk

Pat Hutchins

Picture book

See more
Charmed life  by Diana Wynne. Jones

Charmed life

Diana Wynne. Jones

Book

Welcome to the worlds of Chrestomanci, where magic is as common as mathematics! Everybody says that Gwendolyn Chant is a gifted witch with astonishing powers, so it suits her enormously when she is taken to live in Chrestomanci Castle. Her brother Eric...

See more
The suitcase  by Chris Naylor-Ballesteros

The suitcase

Chris Naylor-Ballesteros

Picture book

When a weary stranger arrives one day, with only a suitcase, everyone is full of questions. Why is he here? Where has he come from? And just what is in the suitcase? A story full of heart, hope and kindness about how we treat those in need.

See more
Funny animals

Funny animals

Book

Stories about pets and other animals that are humorous, for children.

See more
How to be an astronaut and other space jobs  by Sheila Kanani

How to be an astronaut and other space jobs

Sheila Kanani

Book

Do you have what it takes to become an astronaut, a spaceship engineer or to work at Mission Control? Find out all about space and all the incredible space jobs you could do, from training to be a space chef or designing spacesuits to searching for new...

See more
Mia Mayhem is a superhero!  by Kara West

Mia Mayhem is a superhero!

Kara West

Book

"Eight-year-old Mia Macarooney is delighted to learn she is from a family of superheroes, but her acceptance into the Program for In Training Superheroes requires she take a placement exam."--

See more
Fading echoes  by Erin Hunter

Fading echoes

Erin Hunter

Book

As Dovepaw, Jayfeather, and Lionblaze strive to understand and fulfill the prophecy that promises them great power, the cats of the Dark Forest begin to teach battle skills and techniques to different Clan cats through dreams.

See more
Outcast  by Michelle Paver

Outcast

Michelle Paver

Book

The dreadful secret that Torak carries with him at the close of SOUL EATER is revealed and he is cast out from the clans. It's his fourteenth summer. He's alone, cut off even from Wolf and Renn. Hunted and on the run he takes refuge in unknown territory...

See more
The 26-storey treehouse  by Andy Griffiths

The 26-storey treehouse

Andy Griffiths

Book

"Join Andy and Terry in their newly expanded treehouse, which now features 13 brand-new storeys, including a dodgem car rink, a skate ramp, a mud-fighting arena, an anti-gravity chamber, an ice-cream parlour with 78 flavours run by an ice-cream serving...

See more
Ghost hunter  by Michelle Paver

Ghost hunter

Michelle Paver

Book

As winter approaches and Souls' Night draws near, the Eagle Owl Mage holds the clans in the grip of terror. To fulfill his destiny, Torak must seek his lair in the Mountain of Ghosts. He must defy demons and tokoroths, and find his way through the Gorge...

See more
Soul eater  by Michelle Paver

Soul eater

Michelle Paver

Book

"Torak has survived the summer and his heart-stopping adventure in the Seal Islands. He and Wolf are together again. But their reunion is all too short-lived. As mid winter approaches Torak learns the worst from the White Fox clan. The Soul-Eaters ha...

See more
Six sleepy mice  by Heidi Cooper Smith

Six sleepy mice

Heidi Cooper Smith

Picture book

After stuffing themselves with treats in the pantry, six furry trespassers search for a place to sleep off their excesses. Can they avoid discovery and keep the gang together? Six Sleepy Mice is a fast-paced, fun rhyming tale of adventure and comradery,...

See more
Hidden charm  by Linda Chapman

Hidden charm

Linda Chapman

Book

Do you believe in magic? Ionie and her friends do! And when they meet the Star Animals, a whole world of magical adventure unfolds. The Star Friends are enjoying the holidays, but it's not all fun and games as they try to discover who summoned the Shades...

See more
Fluger the sightless slitherer  by Adam Blade

Fluger the sightless slitherer

Adam Blade

Book

Tom has fallen under the power of an enchantment cast by an old foe, and needs Elenna's help. Now they must fight a mighty underwater Beast with terrifying tentacles!

See more
Electro the storm bird  by Adam Blade

Electro the storm bird

Adam Blade

Book

When a wicked spell is cast on Tom's Golden Armour, the magic has a terrible effect on him too. Join Tom and his loyal companions as they battle the first of four Beasts being controlled by the same bad magic...

See more
The big London treasure hunt  by Jennifer (Children's story writer) Gray

The big London treasure hunt

Jennifer (Children's story writer) ...

Book

Ermine the Determined has landed in London! She can't wait to see Big Ben, ride a red bus, and help her new friend Minty uncover her family's lost Tudor treasure. But someone else has got their eyes on the prize. Can Ermine and Minty find their fortune...

See more
Big Nate. Hug it out! by Lincoln Peirce

Big Nate. Hug it out!

Lincoln Peirce

Book

"Collects more of Nate Wright's sixth-grade adventures as he is bombarded with useless trivia, gets knocked out of a ballgame and into the emergency room, is tutored by arch enemy, Gina, and has a chance encounter with a girl at an amusement park."--...

See more
Sonic the Hedgehog. Volume 4, Infection by Ian Flynn

Sonic the Hedgehog. Volume 4, Infection

Ian Flynn

Book

"The thuggish twosome Rough and Tumble are back and they're looking for vengeance against Sonic and his friends. And they're not the only ones--some of Sonic's greatest foes have returned and, with the help of some new evil allies, have created a threat...

See more
The Baby-sitters Club. 7, Boy-crazy Stacey by Ann M. Martin

The Baby-sitters Club. 7, Boy-crazy Stacey

Ann M. Martin

Book

"Stacey and Mary Anne are baby-sitting for the Pike family for two weeks at the New Jersey shore. Things are great in Sea City: There's a gorgeous house right on the beach, a boardwalk, plenty of sun and sand... and the cutest boy Stacey has ever seen!...

See more
Meet the cadets.

Meet the cadets.

Picture book

Meet the four ace Top Wing cadets! There's Swift, the fastest cadet in the sky! Brody, a real laid back dude! Penny, a smart and fearless penguin! Rod, a funny rooster who is full of energy! At Top Wing Academy they work as a team to get the skills they...

See more
Ivy the worry fairy  by Daisy Meadows

Ivy the worry fairy

Daisy Meadows

Book

Ivy the Worry Fairy has a very important job - helping people manage their worries. Everyone gets worried from time to time, and it's important to know how to deal with it. But when Jack Frost steals Ivy's magical objects, her special power to help people...

See more
Lego  by Joachim Klang

Lego

Joachim Klang

Book

Simple models for younger kids are followed by more sophisticated vehicles that all Lego enthusiasts can build with bricks they've got at home. From tractors to sports cars - you'll find a broad choice in here!

See more
Wolf brother  by Michelle Paver

Wolf brother

Michelle Paver

Book

6,000 years in the past, twelve-year-old Tarak and his guide, a wolf cub, set out on a dangerous journey to fulfill an oath the boy made to his dying father--to travel to the Mountain of the World Spirit seeking a way to destroy a demon-possessed bear...

See more
Not quite Snow White  by Ashley Franklin

Not quite Snow White

Ashley Franklin

Picture book

Tameika is excited to audition for the school's Snow White musical, but when she overhears her classmates say she is too tall, chubby, and brown to play Snow White, she questions whether she is right for the part.

See more
100 ways to be thankful  by Lisa Gerry

100 ways to be thankful

Lisa Gerry

Book

Discover 100 creative ways to express gratitude for all that's good in your life with this powerful little book, packed with positive thoughts, practical ideas, and take-action prompts. In today's hectic, fast-paced, overscheduled world, so many of us...

See more
Medusa the rich  by Joan Holub

Medusa the rich

Joan Holub

Book

When Medusa suddenly gains the "Midas touch," she is delighted, but as it dawns on her that it is more curse than blessing, she seeks a cure.

See more
Pies & prejudice  by Heather Vogel Frederick

Pies & prejudice

Heather Vogel Frederick

Book

Right before the start of freshman year, Emma’s family unexpectedly moves to England. The book club members are stunned—but thanks to videoconferencing, they can still keep the club alive, and they decide to tackle Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice...

See more
Holiday at the Dew Drop Inn  by Eve Garnett

Holiday at the Dew Drop Inn

Eve Garnett

Book

More endearing adventures of the Ruggles family from One End Street. Kate loves the country so much that kind Mr and Mrs Wildgoose invite her to spend the whole of the summer holidays with them at The Dew Drop Inn, so she says good-bye to her mother and...

See more
Merry Christmas, Amelia Bedelia  by Peggy Parish

Merry Christmas, Amelia Bedelia

Peggy Parish

Picture book

As Amelia Bedelia helps Mrs. Rogers prepare for Christmas, she bakes a date cake with a calendar in it and stuffs the children's stockings with turkey stuffing.

See more
Auckland Libraries:New titles Check out the latest new titles in fiction, nonfiction, DVDs, CDs, eBooks, audiobooks, Māori, and community language books.