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We’ve compiled some lists of our favourite films that we think your kids will love too, as well as tips for encouraging a love of books.

The Secret Garden

Must-see family movies of 2020

Family movie lovers are going to be spolit for choice in 2020! Check out what's in store ...
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peter rabbit


PETER RABBIT™ 2: THE RUNAWAY is hitting the big screen 1st April 2021. Check out our review and catch it ...
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the adventures of mittens

The Adventures of Mittens | Book Review

A delightful story about Mittens' adventures around NZ's capital city, and all the lives he touches! Just as delightfully illustrated ...
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 COMMON (Stonekeeper) SMALLFOOT Q & A

To celebrate the release of SMALLFOOT in cinemas September 27th, rapper and actor Common (Now You See Me, Happy Feet 2, Date Night) talks about playing the character Stonekeeper the ...
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blaze and monster machines

Blaze Light Riders on DVD

When all the lights in Axle City go dark, Blaze needs your help using energy and lasers to light up the streets, the racetrack & more! Plus, meet knight trucks ...
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Jurassic World - Fallen Kingdom at the Cinema

Jurassic World – Fallen Kingdom at the Cinema

So we rejoin the world of Jurassic three years after the events of the previous film, the Jurassic World theme park on Isla Nublar has been abandoned, but the island ...
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Little readers corner

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toddler reading

Best books for toddlers

Books are fantastic for encouraging learning, even from a young age. Discover the best type of books for toddlers ...
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Taking the Lead

Taking the Lead | Book Review

Meet Jacinda Ardern, the Prime Minister of New Zealand, who hopes the things she’s done will help everyone, especially children, to believe that they can do great things too ...
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I Am the Universe

I Am The Universe | Book Review

A delightful illustrated story about our place in the Universe with a billion star rating. From glittering galaxies, to jam packed city streets, from under the sea to the Milky Way ...
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