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win books with our monthly competition

This month's competition prize is a hardback copy of the Explore & discover series of books for children,
At the Beach, In the Garden and Under the Ocean valued at $89.97. These books are written by
Gillian Candler and illustrated by Ned Barraud.

At the Beach, In the Garden and Under the Ocean are available to purchase online now. 

To be in to win email Sally at

Please include your name, daytime address and use 'Explore' in the subject field of your email.

Entries need to be received before midnight, 31 October. The winner will be announced Monday, 3 November.

Our winners are always chosen by a random number generator.

Congratulations to Eddie from Auckland for winning a copy of the Hometown book and calendar in September's competition!


At the Beach is a delightful introduction to the natural history of the New Zealand seashore. It comes with a removable, waterproof quick-reference guide to common seashore animals.  

In the Garden introduces young children to common creatures they can find in a New Zealand garden.

Under the Ocean is the latest book in the series and was published this month. It iintroduces young children to the creatures that live in the seas around New Zealand.  


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