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Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

Vanuatu. The Cook Islands. Fiji. The names evoke white-sand beaches, swaying palms and lazy holidays. But in reality, these idyllic places are tropical maelstroms of global realpolitik, caught between the world's superpo... read more

The Rising Tide: Among the Islands and Atolls of the Pacific Ocean
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There's so much we don't know about what lies deep beneath the ocean's surface - and the time to find out is growing increasingly precious . . .
Professor Alex Rogers is one of the world's leading experts in marine biology and oceanology, and has spent his life studying the deep ... read more

The Deep
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A riveting and beautifully designed YA biography that shows how a once-bullied school boy became an iconic visionary who the New York Times described as "arguably the most important and successful entrepreneur in the world." Elon Musk is the visionary behin... read more

Elon Musk: A Mission to Save the World
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Welcome to the museum that is always open to explore... Step inside the pages of this beautiful book to discover galleries of galactic matter, expertly curated to bring you the experience of a fascinating exhibition from the comfort of your own home. Planetariu... read more

Planetarium (Welcome to the Museum)
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A comprehensive handbook to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the southern hemisphere. 6 pages for each month covering January-December 2019. This practical guide is both an easy intr... read more

2019 Guide to the Night Sky - A Month-By-month Guide to Exploring the Skies South of the Equator
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Pick up virtually any textbook on vertebrate evolution and you will find mention of the curious reptile known as tuatara (Sphenodon). The special evolutionary status of tuatara as the last of the rhynchocephalians - one of the four orders of living reptiles - is unquestioned. Wild membe... read more

Tuatara
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'Oliver Sacks-meets-When Breath Becomes Air... Barbara Lipska's remarkable story illuminates the many mysteries of our fragile yet resilient brains.' LISA GENOVA, bestselling author of Still Aliceand Every Note PlayedIn Janua... read more

The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind - A Memoir of Madness and Recovery
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A compact yet detailed introduction to the primary theories of psychology and the history of its development.

30-Second Psychology
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'Impressive and illuminating' -Tom Hanks
The race to the moon was won spectacularly by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. When astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their 'giant leap for mankind' across a ghostly lunar landscape, they ... read more

Man on the Moon - The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts
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Companion to the NHNZ-produced four-part series on TVNZ. Showcasing the Pacific Ocean and its inhabitants in full color, it blends stunning images with spellbinding storytelling and an unparalleled look at a diverse range of species, locations, and natural phenomena from one of the world¿s last great frontiers.

Big Pacific
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Embark on a breath-taking, cutting-edge voyage through the enormity of our reality - travelling one 'power of ten' or order of magnitude at a time.Inspired by the classic 'Powers of Ten' film a... read more

The Zoomable Universe: A Step-by-Step Tour Through Cosmic Scale, from the Infinite to the Infinitesimal
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Reading Level:4 Science

An enchanting biography of the most resonant – and most necessary – chemical element on Earth. Carbon. It's in the fibres in your hair, the timbers in your walls, the food that you eat and the air that you breathe. It's wor... read more

Symphony in C: Carbon and the Evolution of (Almost) Everything
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