Summer Catalogue 2017/2018 HOC Summer 17-18 - Page 26

Picture Books Say Zoop! Herve Tullet HB $22.99 Best-selling author Herve Tullet extends an irresistible invitation to young children to whisper, sing and shout their way through another magical book experience. Let's make some noise! Shout OH! Whisper AH! Say ZOOP! Simply turn the page to embark on a magical journey of sound, colour, motion and imagination. Alfie Thyra Heder HB $21.99 Nia loves Alfie, her pet turtle. But he’s not very soft, he doesn’t do tricks, and he’s pretty quiet. Sometimes she forgets he’s even there! That is until the night before Nia’s seventh birthday, when Alfie disappears! Then we hear Alfie’s side of the story. He didn’t leave Nia—he’s actually searching for the perfect birthday present for his dear friend. Can he find a gift and make it back in time for the big birthday party? Once Upon a Small Rhinoceros Meg Mckinlay, illustrated by Leila Rudge HB $24.99 “Don’t you wish,” said the small rhinoceros, “that you could see the world?” And so begins this delightful picture book by Meg McKinlay and Leila Rudge. Once, there was a small rhinoceros who wanted to see the big world. So she built a boat and sailed away. From this award-winning duo comes a simple yet inspirational tale about challenging the norm, pushing bo