Christmas > Staff Christmas Picks!

Our staff members have picked some of our favourite books, games & gifts to give as Christmas presents this year!

Blast off into hyperspace with an all-new collection of twelve action-packed retellings that span the entire Star Wars saga - including two tales from Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Each of these exciting stories can be read in just five minutes - perfect for galactic adventures at lightspeed!

5-minute Stories Strike Back: 5-minute Stories Strike Back


 Board Books

A wisdom of wombats? A loveliness of ladybirds? A parcel of penguins? Come along on an illustrated journey through the animal kingdom with CBCA award-winning Tasmanian artist Jennifer Cossins. Featuring 28 full-colour animal illustrations, each with its very own collective noun, this book will delight children and adults alike.

A Flamboyance of Flamingos


 Picture Books

From the award-winning creator of A-Z OF ENDANGERED ANIMALS comes a stunning non-fiction picture book for boys and girls with a love of animals and a thirst for all things encyclopaedic. This exquisite full-colour picture book is packed with interesting facts and is per... read more

A-Z of Australian Animals
$26.99(AUD) inc GST

Fabulously kitsch Australiana cookbook from a cake and style queen with a gigantic fanbase.

Bake Australia Great: Classic Australian Icons Made Edible by One Kool Kat (HB)
$39.99(AUD) inc GST




Dazzling, poetic and vivid storytelling from one of Australia's greatest writers, which tells the bloody, brutal and enthralling story of the epic journey of the First Fleet.
Originally published as a multi-part serial in The Australian, By Sea a... read more

By Sea and Stars - The Story of the First Fleet
$24.99(AUD) inc GST


 Picture Books

I am the Magic Mazeldore; my bag is big and wide.You’ll never guess the creatures I have safely tucked inside.
Which animal swings from tree to tree? And what flying creature starts life as a crawly caterpillar?
Guess which animals the tricky wizard is describi... read more

Can You Guess?

These roomy Canvas Pouches fit everything you need... perfect for staying organized at home or while traveling! There's a design that matches everyone, making them super easy to gift! Fill one with treasures you know your recipient will love, making it an eve... read more

Canvas Pouch Happy Car Singing
$19.99(AUD) inc GST

t's the most wonderful time of the year! Time to open up the boxes of Christmas decorations, untangle the lights, replace broken bulbs, and decorate the tree. To have a bit of fun, you've decided to compete with your fellow decorators to see who can build their sets o... read more

Christmas Lights A Card Game
$24.95(AUD) inc GST


 Book and Toy Sets

Series:The Claris Collection

A delightful rhyming tale about courage, compassion and a stylish little mouse, from acclaimed fashion illustrator Megan Hess. Claris: The Chicest Mouse in Paris follows an adorable mouse who dreams of moving to Paris to follow her fashion dreams. One day... read more

Claris: The Chicest Mouse book & toy
$29.99(AUD) inc GST

Getting an electric shock every time you laugh out loud, or washing your mouth with soap every time you swear? Always sit on a stranger's lap in public transport, or eat from your neighbour's rubbish bin one day a week? In this game th... read more

Dilemmarama: You Sweat Olive Oil or Your Tongue is 3 Feet Long


 Picture Books

Whoever heard of a Tyranno-ceratops? Or how about a diplo-dactyl? Flip the flaps to come up w ith fun combinations that put a new twist on dinosaurs - but watch out, these animals bite! With rhyming non-fiction text, fun facts, fantastic pop-ups and stunning artwork f... read more

Dinosaurs (Flip Flap Snap)
$16.99(AUD) inc GST

Stunning giftable package featuring recipes for exquisite cakes and desserts fit for a princess or prince.

Fairytale Baking Recipes and Stories
$35.00(AUD) inc GST
save $4.99(AUD) (12.5%) $39.99(AUD)