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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.

movies

Tips for Taking Kids to the Movies

Taking the kids to the movies sounds like fun, provided battling with snack bar wish-lists, toilet trips and kids on ...
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little hector and the big idea

Little Hector and the Big Idea | Book Review

If you’re wanting to raise kids who not only care about the world in which they live but have some ...
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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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bedrooms

What 6 Animated TV Bedrooms Would Look Like In Real Life

A team of interior designers bring some of our favourite animated TV character's bedrooms to life. See the results ...
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wildlife of Aotearoa

Wildlife of Aotearoa | Book Review

From the author of Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story, Gavin Bishop, comes this new incredible picture book Wildlife of Aotearoa. Spectacularly illustrated and spectacularly full to the brim with exploration ...
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pirate movies

The best pirate movies for kids

The top ten best pirate movies for kids. Pirate movies for kids make great viewing for the whole family - boys, girls, mums and dads ...
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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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the nutcracker and the four realms

The Nutcracker And The Four Realms: Out Now on DVD

Disney's The Nutcracker and the Four Realms is out now on DVD. Read Kym Moore's review of this fantasy adventure story ...
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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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books

Princesses, Magic and Adventure – Fiction Books for Girls (and Boys)!

Inspire and empower the next generation with these books and stories that allow kids to read about princesses, magic and adventure - with a twist ...
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Book

The best NZ books for young readers

The winners of the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults for 2018 have been announced. Find out more about the best of NZ children's litereature ...
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