Books

Books2017-05-19T11:10:18+00:00
2019-01-18T09:35:33+00:00

Nag Nag

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 775 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
The kids are all too busy to help Mum get the dinner, until there is […]

2019-01-18T11:10:19+00:00

My Bus

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 562 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
I am happy living in a bus with just the stuff I really need, but […]

2019-01-18T10:12:56+00:00

Gas!

Story by Jan Farr
$5.75 + GST – 67 words
$5.00 + GST each for four or more books
Yuk! Who did it? Well, just one character has gone red.

2019-01-18T10:24:26+00:00

Dan is Ten

Story by Jan Farr
$5.75 + GST – 81 words
$5.00 + GST each for four or more books
Dan really wants a cat for his birthday, but so far the gifts are […]

2019-01-18T10:29:38+00:00

The Rag Pet

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 382 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Mum says No to every pet Meg suggests, so she takes inspiration from her rag […]

2019-01-18T10:31:52+00:00

Wag Wag

Story and play by Jan Farr
$6.50 + GST – 188 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books

No-one likes the wet dog being too playful – and getting them […]

2019-01-18T10:57:11+00:00

Nan is O.K.

Story by Jan Farr
$6.50 + GST – 284 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Nan jets in and fixes the problem of the jam spilt on Mum’s best […]

2019-01-18T11:04:08+00:00

A Tad

by Jan Farr
$6.50 + GST – 233 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books

A tad, a dot, a jot, a dab – they all mean not a […]

2019-01-18T11:15:03+00:00

A Bad Vet

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 474 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Mainly cvc, with some th words (this, them that…) The animals treated badly by the […]

2019-01-18T11:17:12+00:00

Run

Story by Jan Farr
$6.50 + GST – 217 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
sh, ch, th, wh “Run” has so many meanings – run the tap, run […]

2019-01-18T11:23:32+00:00

A Winner

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 744 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
Words ending in er. Who is bigger and better, the Digger or the Tipper? Little […]

2019-01-18T11:37:14+00:00

The Robber

Story and play by Jan Farr
$7.50 + GST – 592 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books

Two cops are sitting in the shop, but they are unable to […]

2019-01-18T11:49:18+00:00

Hippo Hill

Story by Jan Farr
$7.50 + GST – 723 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
Many ck words. Building a hill to reach the stars, just for hippos – […]

2019-01-18T11:52:35+00:00

Quack

Story and play by Jan Farr
$6.50 + GST – 249 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books

Many ck words A sick duck cannot say Quack properly.

2019-01-18T11:54:33+00:00

Stuck

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 604 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Many ck words, le suffix. A bug goes up to the deck to finish off […]

2019-01-18T12:00:25+00:00

A Top Cat

Story by Ali Foster
$6.50 + GST – 406 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Dan the fish and chip man becomes ill, so his faithful cat sets up […]

2019-01-18T12:01:45+00:00

Rats!

Poem by Jan Farr
$7.50 + GST – 571 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
A gloriously funny poem about various animals acquired to get rid of the rats.

2019-01-18T12:10:09+00:00

A Shipwreck

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1297 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
The villagers are struggling to survive and pay the land tax, when a ship loaded […]

2019-01-18T15:32:14+00:00

My Gran

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 714 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
Initial blends, er, y and le endings, some ck words. It is embarrassing going on […]

2019-01-18T15:41:09+00:00

Dilly Duck

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 1549 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
A duckling brought up by a child can be very demanding. But when she becomes […]

2019-01-18T15:51:19+00:00

Rugby

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 456 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
The legend of how rugby was invented from a flat soccer ball at Rugby […]

2019-01-18T15:57:02+00:00

A Frog Pet

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 1109 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
You may want an unusual pet, but keeping a frog has its pitfalls.

2019-01-18T16:12:58+00:00

Camping

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 413 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Children reluctantly go camping with Dad, but discover its joys and do not want to […]

2019-01-18T16:24:42+00:00

Mumps

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 485 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Gran comes to look after a child in bed with mumps, and explains about being […]

2019-01-18T16:26:55+00:00

The Hut

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 804 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
Boys build and furnish a hut in the plum tree, only to have it taken […]

2019-01-19T09:19:51+00:00

The Godwits

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 938 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
The story of the godwits’ incredible flight to the tundra in Alaska, and back […]

2019-01-19T09:21:50+00:00

The Shag

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 762 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
How the shag fishes, how it brings up its young, and how traditional fishermen in […]

2019-01-19T09:23:07+00:00

Sally Mon

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 981 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
The story of a salmon, and her challenge to get past the (hydro) dam in […]

2019-01-19T09:29:47+00:00

Jin the Otter

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 1576 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
When Jin the Otter escaped from the (Auckland) zoo, the public, the police, the army […]

2019-01-19T09:37:05+00:00

The Quake

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 731 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
After the earthquake, the landscape is altered, and the map the trampers have bought in […]

2019-01-19T09:40:50+00:00

The Limpet

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1018 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
What an absolutely fascinating little creature the limpet is! What ingenious ways it has of […]

2019-01-19T09:47:10+00:00

Rin Tin Tin

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1425 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
The true story of a puppy rescued from the brink of starvation from a German […]

2019-01-19T09:51:02+00:00

Gold

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1404 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
From the gold fields of Central Otago. Finding gold is not quite as easy as […]

2019-01-19T09:52:55+00:00

Stingray

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 561 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Who gets the biggest fright when you encounter a stingray – you or the stingray?

2019-01-19T09:55:29+00:00

Pink Candles

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 2041 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
Digging for coal in the days when dark tunnels were lit by candles attached to […]

2019-01-19T09:57:11+00:00

My Holiday

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 2158 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
Going on holiday with Dad to Mars. Mum says eat properly, sleep properly, clean your […]

2019-01-19T10:00:47+00:00

The Beaver

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1455 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
Beaver dams and lodges are engineering feats. How the beaver creates its own habitat, for […]

2019-01-19T10:05:18+00:00

The Runner

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 1682 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
When the mine collapsed trapping the miners for 69 days, Edison Pena kept his sanity […]

2019-01-19T10:17:19+00:00

Fast and Slow

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1416 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
The swift and the falcon are the fastest of earth’s creatures, and the sloth is […]

2019-01-19T10:18:24+00:00

T. Rex

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 2213 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
Just a few bones and no complete skeletons remain of the mighty T. Rex, so […]