• Beginner's Guide to Netball
    Beginner's Guide to Netball
    Instructional and highly illustrated, this is a beginner's book of netball for all ages. It features the basic skills every netballer should be familiar with, no matter what their position. Read about the story of netball as well as Maria's own journey to becoming an international netball superstar. Then learn the rules, positions and how to get started. Along with the basics of passing, defence and footwork, find out how to read an opposition player, how to find shooting rhythm and how to run onto the ball at pace. Maria also shares how to troubleshoot when things don't go to plan, the best drills to test your new skills, and how to stay on top of your game.

    ISBN: 9781775538677
    Price: $35.00
    Author: Tutaia, Maria
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $35.00
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Born in San Francisco but raised in Hong Kong, Bruce Lee was the child star of Hong Kong cinema. But, after getting into trouble as a teenager, his father sent him to live in America. Starring roles were hard to come by for Asian-American actors in Hollywood, but Bruce went on to act in blockbuster hits, featuring his skill as a martial artist. This inspiring book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the great actor's life.

    Little People, Big Dreams is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

    This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.

    Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, Big Dreams!

    ISBN: 9781786033352
    Publication date: 05/08/2019
    Price: $22.99
    Author: Little People, BIG DREAMS
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $22.99
  • Cricket with Kane Williamson
    Cricket with Kane Williamson
    Black Caps captain and the world's number one player Kane Williamson on how to play our favourite summer sport. 'I love batting. Nothing gives me a bigger buzz than taking on the best bowlers in the world. I'm a big believer in the idea that cricket is a team sport but there's that moment, just as the bowler delivers the ball, when it's a pure one-on-one contest...' Why is it important to play the ball late? How do you play the perfect cover drive? What should you do to deliver a deadly in-swinger? Join New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson, a superstar of the game, as he talks through his approach to batting, bowling, fielding and captaincy. It pays to learn from the best, and Kane Williamson is fast-becoming New Zealand's greatest ever.

    ISBN: 9780143770015
    Publication date: 03/10/2016
    Price: $35.00
    Author: Williamson, Kane
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $35.00
  • Respect The Walter Tull Story
    Respect The Walter Tull Story
    Tully and his brother don't have much. But they do have each other. And Tully has an amazing talent. Football. But when the First World War begins, Tully must fight for respect on the battlefield not the pitch. Based on the amazing true story of Walter Tull, a First World War hero and one of the first black British professional football players.

    ISBN: 9781781129142
    Publication date: 15/01/2020
    Price: $14.99
    Author: Morgan, Michaela
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $14.99
  • Rugby
    Rugby
    This thrilling introduction to rugby helps kids get to grips with the rules of rugby, learn rugby skills, and gen up on rugby world records. The book looks at the history of the game, and touches on the main types of rugby, including Rugby Union, Rugby League, Rugby Sevens, and Rugby Tag. There are fascinating stats on every page, with profiles of rugby heroes - past and present. Featured throughout are clear step-by-step graphics showing tips and techniques of the game, such as how to pass the ball and how to tackle.

    Feature pages zoom in on aspects of the game, including scrums and line-ups. Its playful approach draws out rugby's unique features - why is a rugby ball the shape it is? What is the haka? What's the best way to score a try? The book profiles different nations that excel at the sport, including the New Zealand All Blacks. With colourful illustrations of rugby kits, plans showing rugby positions and pitches, and with a fun quiz at the back, this book is a must for every budding rugby player or fan!

    ISBN: 9780241379325
    Publication date: 01/08/2019
    Price: $17.99
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $17.99
  • Sporting Greats
    Sporting Greats
    Have you ever wondered what it's like to stand on an Olympic podium having just won a gold medal? Or what it takes to become a record-breaking footballer? Find out all about sports stars and their inspiring achievements in this non-fiction book for kids.

    Perfect for young sports lovers, this chapter book for kids tells the stories of a range of different sports people who have risen to the top of their game. From Usain Bolt, to Serena Williams, and Muhammad Ali, to Ellie Simmonds, in Sporting Greats readers will learn about the unique stories of these athletic heroes.

    Sporting Greats is a new Level 3 title in the engaging four-level DK Readers series, aimed at children who are beginning to read alone. DK Level 3 readers are suitable for children reading book bands up to Green. Developing a lifelong love of reading, DK Readers cover a vast range of fascinating subjects to support children as they learn.

    Packed with fun facts for kids, this innovative series of guided reading books balance amazing photography with non-fiction narratives tailored to specific reading levels. DK Readers are assessed on both Fountas & Pinnell and Lexile levels, and are ideal for learning to read while building general knowledge. Sporting Greats covers a topic that will inspire and educate kids, encouraging reading for pleasure - linked with improved reading and writing abilities, as well as a wider vocabulary and greater self-confidence.

    ISBN: 9780241411575
    Publication date: 02/01/2020
    Price: $15.99
    Author: DK Readers Level 3
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $15.99
  • Sports Timeline Wallbook
    Sports Timeline Wallbook
    Take a trip back in time more than 2,500 years to the first ever Olympic Games - then journey through hundreds of the most extraordinary stories of sport through to the present day.

    This unique history of sport includes a two-metre long fold-out timeline containing more than 1,000 pictures and captions that tells the story of more than 100 different sports on a spectrum including fighting, racing and ball games. Trace the origins and histories of all the major sports, including Olympic champions and world record holders. The Sports Timeline Wallbook also includes more than 30 newspaper articles, a 50-question quiz and a pocket magnifier. Perfect for 6-14 year olds but equally fascinating for adults.

    ISBN: 9780995482005
    Publication date: 01/02/2017
    Price: $28.99
    Author: What on Earth Wallbook
    Format: Hard Back
    Price: $28.99
  • Unofficial Guide to the Olympic Games: Champions
    Unofficial Guide to the Olympic Games: Champions
    Get up close with the champions of the biggest sporting event in the world!

    From shot-putters to ice-skaters, the Olympic Games showcase the very best sporting achievements and feature some truly memorable personalities and performances. Discover them in The Unofficial Guide to Olympic Champions!

    Great reading for children aged 8 and up.

    ISBN: 9781526310309
    Publication date: 11/02/2020
    Price: $21.99
    Author: Mason, Paul
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $21.99
  • Unofficial Guide to the Olympic Games: Events
    Unofficial Guide to the Olympic Games: Events
    Get inside the events of the biggest sporting occasion in the world!

    The Olympic Games feature a dazzling variety of sporting events, from sprinting to fencing, and from powerlifting to rhythmic gymnastics. Together, they make for an amazing spectacle. Explore them for yourself in The Ultimate Guide to Olympic Events.

    Great reading for children aged 8 and up.

    ISBN: 9781526310194
    Publication date: 11/02/2020
    Price: $21.99
    Author: Unofficial Guide to the Olympic Games
    Format: Paperback
    Price: $21.99
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