Santa's Little Helpers 6- 8 Years

With some amazing new books by David Walliams and Dav Pilkey coming this way, it’s a great Christmas to be a kid!

If you’re looking to ignite imaginations this Christmas, our selection of kids books for 6 to 8 year olds should have you covered.


Picture Books - Our Pick

The Amazing Monster Detectoscope

A visually gorgeous, funny adventure from the acclaimed creator of Animalia.

When our hero uses his Amazing Monster DetectoScope he finds that the house is infested with monsters!

Can he find the courage to face his fears?

This whimsical take on facing childhood fears features intricate paper engineering and a whole host of hilariously hideous beasties lying in wait beyond the DetectoScope viewfinder.

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RRP  $29.99 $24.25

Picture Books - The Highlights

Chapter Books - Our Pick

Diary of a Wimpy Kid : The Getaway

Book 12 in the phenomenal, best-selling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney.

Greg Heffley and his family are getting out of town. With the cold weather and the stress of the approaching holiday season, the Heffleys decide to escape to a tropical island resort for some much needed rest and relaxation. A few days in paradise should do wonders for Greg and his frazzled family.

But the Heffleys soon discover that paradise isn't everything it's cracked up to be. Sun stroke, stomach troubles, and venomous critters all threaten to ruin the family's vacation.

Can their trip be saved, or will this island getaway end in disaster?

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RRP  $14.99 $13.35

Chapter Books - The Highlights

Box Sets - Our Pick

The Bad Guys Badder Box

Buckle up for the funniest, naughtiest and coolest series you’ll ever read!

They look like the Bad Guys, they sound like the Bad Guys...and they even smell like the Bad Guys.

But Mr Wolf, Mr Piranha, Mr Snake and Mr Shark are about to change all of that whether you want them to or not!

Will Mr Wolf’s daring, dangerous plans give the Bad Guys a much-needed image makeover?

Will Mr Snake stop swallowing things he shouldn’t? And who is that mysterious figure watching them from the shadows?

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Box Sets - The Highlights

Non-fiction - Our Pick

A is for Australian Animals

A factastic tour of Australian animals, by award-winning author-illustrator Frané Lessac!

Australia is full of the most amazing animals on the planet!

What animal has six thumbs? What animal produces square poo?

What animal is made up of 95 per cent water and is highly venomous?

Discover the answers to these questions and more in this factastic tour of Australian animals.

  • A celebration of Australian animals and places. Includes high interest facts and full colour illustrations of diverse animals throughout Australia.
  • Includes species distribution maps. 
  • Companion to A is for Australia, which was a Notable Book for the 2016 Eve Pownall Award for Information Books, CBCA Awards and Winner of the 2016 Crystal Kite Members Choice Award. Received 4/5 stars from Books+Publishing.
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RRP  $26.99 $22.35

Non-fiction - The Highlights