Books for Children
Our customers are amazed at the huge range of children's books, both fiction and non-fiction that we stock, often stating that we have the biggest range that they have ever seen. Our own special interest in children's books has influenced the amount and range of children's books that we have on display and about 1/3 of our floor space is devoted to children's books. All ages are catered for, from babies (board books) to late teenage.
Our range of children's books are categorised in a number of sections:
Australiana: Fiction - Mary Grant Bruce, Peg Maltby, Ethel Turner, Ida Rentoul Outhwaite, Pixie O'Harris, Norman Lindsay etc.
Non-fiction - Australian animals, history & exploration, Aboriginal, etc.
TV & Film: Pokemon, Disney, Scooby Doo, Sooty etc.
Sci/Fi & Fantasy: Harry Potter, John Flanagan Rangers Apprentice, Deltora Quest, Narnia, Eoin Colfer, Anthony Horowitz, Tamora Pierce, Choose Your Own Adventure books etc.
Teenage fiction: Andy Griffiths, Paul Jennings, Roald Dahl, John Marsden Tomorrow Series, Tim Winton, Jackie French, Margaret Clark etc.
Horse & Pony books: Elyne Mitchell Silver Brumby books, Pullein-Thompson, Ruby Ferguson etc.
Girls & Boys Annuals: Crystal, June, School Friend, Western annuals, TV annuals etc.
Comics & comic books: Disney, Simpsons, Garfield, Footrot Flats, Asterix, Tintin, Archie, Snoopy etc.
Classics: LM Montgomery, Elinor Brent-Dyer, Nancy Drew, Trixie Belden, Elsie Oxenham, Sue Barton, Bobbsey Twins, Lorna Hill, Alice in Wonderland, Alfred Hitchcock & 3 Investigators, Milly Molly Mandy, Cherry Ames, E.S. Ellis, Laura Ingalls Wilder etc.
Girl's series books: Babysitters Club, SVH, Dolly etc.
Boy's series books: Goosebumps, Animorphs, Zac Power, Geronimo Stilton, Horrid Henry etc.
Young children's picture books: Hairy Maclary, Mem Fox, Pamela Allen, Dr Seuss etc., huge range of Little Golden Books (old Australian classics and newer US titles) and many more!
Many other children's classics are also stocked including W.E. Johns Biggles and Phantom comics, etc.
Enid Blyton has her own bookcase 5 shelves high with Famous Five, Secret Seven, Adventure Series, 5 Find-outers, Mystery series, Noddy, etc.
A range of children's posters, DVDs and videos are also stocked.