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117 Days AdriftMaurice & Maralyn Bailey$NZ40.00
199 Ships and BoatsUsborne$NZ17.00
24 Hours on the Kiwi SeashoreGillian & Darryl Torckler$NZ20.00
50 Things to Do by the SeaEaskey Britton$NZ25.00
500 Days Around the World on a 12 Foot yachtSerge Testa$NZ55.00
A Cat called TrimCorinne Fenton$NZ28.00
A Hippo Lives in HavelockBrett Avison & Scott Tulloch$NZ25.00
A Mile DownDavid Vann$NZ34.00
A Sail of Two IdiotsRenee D. Petrillo$NZ42.00
A Sailor, A Chicken, An Incredible VoyageGuirec Soudee$NZ65.00
A Sea Vagabond's WorldBernard Moitessier$NZ46.00
Addicted to AdventureBob Shepton$NZ25.00
Adventures of Chas from Tas. Volume 1 - Renegades at SeaJuliet Prentice & Charles Blundell$NZ55.00
Adventures of TupaiaCourtney Sina Meredith & Mat Tait$NZ35.00
Alba. The Hundred Year old FishLara Hawthorne$NZ20.00
Aquariaum SnapUsborne$NZ15.00
At the BeachNed Barraud & Gillian Candler$NZ20.00
Atlas of Ocean AdventuresEmily Hawkins & Lucy Letherland$NZ40.00
Australia the Hard WayDavid Pyle$NZ45.00
BataviaPeter Fitzsimons$NZ48.00
Beer In the BilgesAlan Boreham, Peter links, Bob Rossiter$NZ60.00
Big Book of Big Sea CreaturesUsborne Publication$NZ30.00
Billionaire and the Mechanic, The (Pb)Julian Guthrie$NZ50.00
Blackie the Fisher-CatJanet Pereira$NZ20.00
Bligh - Master MarinerRob Mundle$NZ32.00
Blue water. Stories from a Life AfloatLindsay Wright$NZ40.00
Cape Horn - The Logical RouteBernard Moitessier$NZ46.00
Cape Horners' ClubAdrian Flanagan$NZ40.00
Captain James CookRob Mundle$NZ32.00
CastawayRobert Macklin$NZ30.00
Catching ThunderEskil Engdal & Kjetil Saeter$NZ40.00
CircumnavigationNatalie Reeve$NZ45.00
Classic PenguinPeter 'Penguin' Blackwell$NZ46.00
Coyote Lost at SeaJulia Plant$NZ40.00
CrabMy Little World$NZ16.00
Crab's OdysseyPenny Minney$NZ55.00
Creeping Up on AucklandC.A. Latimer$NZ40.00
Crusoe's Island. PBAndrew Lambert$NZ25.00
Desperate VoyageJohn Caldwell$NZ45.00
DK Pocket Eyewitness DinosaursDK$NZ15.00
DK Pocket Eyewitness EarthDK$NZ15.00
DK Pocket Eyewitness OceanDK$NZ15.00
DK Pocket Eyewitness SharksDK$NZ15.00
Doumar and the DoctorNeville de Villiers$NZ30.00
Down Channel and OrionR T McMullen$NZ60.00
Endangered Animals BingoLaurence King$NZ42.00
Erebus. The Story of A ShipMichael Palin$NZ30.00
Facing FearLisa Blair$NZ40.00
Fantastic Origami Sea CreaturesHisao Fukui$NZ33.00
Farewell Mr PuffinPaul Heiney$NZ28.00
Fatal Storm - Updated International EditionRob Mundle$NZ33.00
First Book of New Zealand Backyard Bird Songs.Fred van Gessel$NZ28.00
First Book of Unique New Zealand Bird Songs.Fred van Gessel$NZ28.00
FishBrendan Kearney$NZ26.00
For the Love of SauntressMartin O'Scannall$NZ36.00
Freaky Funky FishDebra Shumaker$NZ30.00
From Shore to Ocean FloorG Arbuthnott$NZ40.00
Getting Stoned with SavagesJ Maarten Troost$NZ35.00
Golden EyesKelly Lynch$NZ20.00
Good Little ShipPeter Willis$NZ45.00
Gordon Bennett and the First Yacht Race across the Atlantic Ocean - pbSam Jefferson$NZ20.00
Growing Up A Chatham IslanderVal Mete$NZ30.00
Harbour BoundCatherine Bailey$NZ35.00
Hell on High SeasRob Mundle$NZ32.00
Hello LighthouseSophie Blackall$NZ22.00
Herbert the Brave Sea DogRobyn Belton$NZ20.00
Hermione Anemone and the Enormous StormCiara Molloy Tan & Michaela Blassnig$NZ22.00
Hero of the SeaDavid Hill & Phoebe Morris$NZ28.00
High Mountains and Cold SeasJ R L Anderson$NZ55.00
How Ships WorkClive Gifford$NZ30.00
I am JellyfishRuth Paul$NZ20.00
I Am Little FishLucy Cousins$NZ20.00
I Saw it First! OceanLaurence King$NZ38.00
Ice With EverythingH W Tilman$NZ36.00
IcebirdDavid Lewis$NZ45.00
In Mischief's WakeH W Tilman$NZ36.00
In Oceans DeepBill Streever$NZ32.00
In the Wake of HeroesEd. Tom Cunliffe$NZ25.00
Incredible JourneysNed Barraud$NZ22.00
Into the Midnight SunBarbara Thomas$NZ50.00
Intrepid VoyagersTom Lochhaas Editor$NZ48.00
Island NotesTim Higham$NZ38.00
Island of the LostJoan Druett$NZ40.00
Ivan and the LighthouseGrant Sheehan$NZ25.00
Jack Tar and the Baboon WatchCapt. Frank Lanier$NZ31.00
Jack's CastleBrett Avison$NZ25.00
James CookPeter Fitzsimons$NZ40.00
Just Sea & SkyBen Pester$NZ25.00
K014. Shock, Horror, Awe on IceClive W Evans$NZ35.00
Knowledge Encyclopedia. OceanDK$NZ52.00
Last Great Adventure of Sir Peter Blake, TheAlan Sefton$NZ33.00
Left For DeadNick Ward with Sinead O'Brien$NZ25.00
Lift the Flap. See Inside OceansEmily Bone$NZ25.00
Light Through a LensNeil Jones & Paul Ridgeway$NZ50.00
Lighthouse Princess, TheSusan Wardell$NZ22.00
Lighthouse Stevensons, TheBella Bathurst$NZ31.00
Little Explorer. The OceanPuffin Little$NZ18.00
Little Hector and the Big Blue WhaleRuth Paul$NZ20.00
Little Hector and the Big IdeaRuth Paul$NZ20.00
Little Hector meets Mini MauiRuth Paul$NZ20.00
Little TootHardie Gramatky$NZ22.00
Living the DreamVern & Connie Madison$NZ65.00
Lone VoyagerJoseph E Garland$NZ55.00
Long Way, TheBernard Moitessier$NZ45.00
Looking after our Planet. Lift the FlapKatie Daynes$NZ25.00
Lucy goes to the LighthouseGrant Sheehan$NZ25.00
MangroveGlenda Kane & Lisa Allen$NZ25.00
Maps Of the World's OceansEnrico Lavagno$NZ40.00
Marine Diesel Engine Essentials. Learning and Colouring Book.Amanda Swan Neal$NZ20.00
Master Mariner - A Life Under WayCaptain Philip Rentell$NZ41.00
Meet Captain CookRae Murdie & Chris Nixon$NZ20.00
Messing About in BoatsJohn R Muir$NZ36.00
Mischief among the PenguinsH W Tilman$NZ36.00
Mischief Goes SouthH W Tilman$NZ36.00
Mischief in GreenlandH W Tilman$NZ36.00
Mischief in PatagoniaH W Tilman$NZ36.00
Mostly MischiefH W Tilman$NZ36.00
Mutiny on the HMS BountyWilliam Bligh$NZ25.00
My First Seas and Oceans BookUsborne Books$NZ25.00
New Zealand's Backyard BirdsNed Barraud$NZ22.00
Nga Waka O Nehera. The First Voyaging CanoesJeff Evans$NZ48.00
No MercyEleanor Learmonth & Jenny Tabakoff$NZ45.00
North to the NightAlvah Simon$NZ38.00
NZ Illustrated Alphabet Flash cardsWolfcamp & Stone$NZ25.00
Ocean AtlasTom jackson & Ana Djordjevic$NZ30.00
Ocean BingoLaurence King$NZ42.00
Ocean for Kiwi babiesPuffin Board Book$NZ14.00
Ocean of InsightHeather Lyn Mann$NZ45.00
Ocean Playing CardsLawrence King$NZ27.00
OceanariumTeagan White$NZ50.00
Octopuses - Ladybird Expert BooksHelen Scales$NZ22.00
Oliver goes to Stephens Island LighthouseGrant Sheehan$NZ25.00
On Plastic Bag PatrolAndrew Fagan$NZ18.00
On the Edge of SurvivalSpike Walker$NZ45.00
Once is EnoughMiles Smeeton$NZ28.00
Once Upon a Small RhinocerosMeg McKinlay$NZ20.00
One Girl One DreamLaura Dekker$NZ27.00
One Smart FishChris Wormell$NZ22.00
Orpheus Disaster, TheThayer Fairburn$NZ60.00
Out On The WaterTessa Duder$NZ30.00
PassagesLinda Trubridge$NZ40.00
Pathway of the BirdsAndrew Crowe$NZ50.00
Peep Inside The SeashoreUsborne$NZ20.00
Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New ZealandJeff Evans$NZ40.00
Pop Up Peekaboo PenguinDK$NZ23.00
Pop Up Peekaboo Under The SeaDK$NZ23.00
Race Against TimeEllen MacArthur$NZ40.00
Ragamuffin ManDavid Salter$NZ40.00
Riddle of the Sands, TheErskine Childers$NZ23.00
Robert Louis Stevenson In SamoaJoseph Farrell$NZ30.00
Rock PoolsNed Barraud$NZ20.00
Rolling Seas to Rowling HeightsTom Rowling$NZ35.00
Running FreeRobin Knox-Johnston$NZ38.00
RYA Go CruisingRYA$NZ30.00
Sailing Alone Around the WorldCaptain Joshua Slocum$NZ28.00
Sailing Alone Around the World. Stanford ClassicJoshua Slocum$NZ25.00
Sailing to AmericaRobert Gernhardt$NZ20.00
Sailing to the Edge of Time (PB)John Kretschmer$NZ25.00
Sailing to the ReefsBernard Moitessier$NZ48.00
Sailing, Yachts & YarnsTom Cunliffe$NZ50.00
Sailor DogLittle Golden Book$NZ8.00
Sam and the Dog from the SeaDick Frizzell$NZ20.00
Scoundrels & Eccentrics of the PacificJohn Dunmore$NZ40.00
Sea Devil.James Bade$NZ50.00
Sea. A World Beneath the WavesBritta Teekentrup$NZ20.00
Seas. Lift the FlapCarmen Saldana$NZ20.00
Secret Life of WhalesRena Ortega$NZ32.00
Sheila in the WindAdrian Hayter$NZ55.00
ShipwreckedGavin McLean$NZ60.00
Sir John Franklin's Erebus and Terror ExpeditionGillian Hutchinson$NZ42.00
Snapper. The Real StoryAnnemarie Florian$NZ28.00
Snow PetrelJon Tucker$NZ27.00
Snow Petrel Down Under DVDJon Tucker$NZ38.00
Solitaire SpiritLes Powles$NZ25.00
Soren LarsenJim Cottier$NZ30.00
SoundingsHali Felt$NZ48.00
South Sea VagabondsJohnny Wray$NZ30.00
SS Penguin SOSAdrienne Frater$NZ25.00
Story of Sir Peter Blake, TheTessa Duder$NZ26.00
Strange last Voyage of Donald Crowhurst, TheNicholas Tomalin & Ron Hall$NZ28.00
SuperdociousRodney Pattisson$NZ45.00
Superyacht CaptainBrendan O'Shannassy$NZ35.00
Survive the Savage SeaDougal Robinson$NZ45.00
Swin, Swale & SwatchwayH Lewis Jones$NZ36.00
Swirly World Sails SouthAndrew Fagan$NZ35.00
Te Kaitoa .Geoff Neville$NZ45.00
Ten RoguesPeter Grose$NZ35.00
The Big Book of the BlueYuval Zommer$NZ32.00
The Big Sticker Book of the BlueYuval Zommer$NZ22.00
The Boat Who Wouldn't FloatFarley Mowat$NZ40.00
The Breath of AngelsJohn Beattie$NZ50.00
The Cat From MuzzleSally Sutton$NZ22.00
The ChannelCharlie Connelly$NZ50.00
The Cruise of the TeddyErling Tambs$NZ45.00
The Dotterels' Last StandSue Newman$NZ23.00
The Epic Voyages of Maud BerridgeSally Berridge$NZ27.00
The Frayed Atlantic EdgeDavid Gange$NZ30.00
The Happy, Snappy SharkGareth Lucas$NZ22.00
The House that Went to SeaMelinda Szymanik$NZ30.00
The Islands Time ForgotGraham Morse$NZ55.00
The Last Grain RaceEric Newby$NZ25.00
The Last Lighthouse KeeperJohn Cook$NZ37.00
The Little Red LighthouseHildegarde H. Swift & Lynd Ward$NZ15.00
The Notorious Captain HayesJoan Druett$NZ40.00
The Ocean BookLonely Planet Kids$NZ30.00
The Old Man and the SeaAnthony Smith$NZ30.00
The Outlaw OceanIan Urbina$NZ30.00
The Sea DevilSam Jefferson$NZ38.00
The Shipwreck HunterDavid L Mearns$NZ26.00
The Summer islesPhilip Marsden$NZ25.00
The Sydney Hobart Yacht RaceRob Mundle$NZ55.00
The Waterlily Diary of Jack AtkinsonEd. Colin Amodeo$NZ30.00
The Way Of a ShipDerek Lundy$NZ32.00
The Well at the World's EndA J Mackinnon$NZ26.00
There Was An old SailorClaire Saxby & Cassandra Allen$NZ20.00
This Thing of DarknessHarry Thompson$NZ35.00
Those Eco-Pirate KidsJon Tucker$NZ25.00
Those Seal Rock KidsJon Tucker$NZ25.00
Those Shipwreck KidsJon Tucker$NZ25.00
Those Snake Island KidsJon Tucker$NZ25.00
Those Sugar-Barge KidsJon Tucker$NZ25.00
Three Men in a BoatJerome K. Jerome$NZ30.00
Tintin - The Secret of the UnicornHerge$NZ25.00
To the Ice and BeyondGraeme Kendall$NZ35.00
Toroa's JourneyMaria Gill$NZ9.99
Total LossPaul Gelder$NZ25.00
Travels With My NanNick Imber$NZ45.00
Trial by TasmanLindsay Wright$NZ35.00
Triumph and TribulationH W Tilman$NZ36.00
True Spirit, new updated editionJessica Watson$NZ28.00
Under the OceanNed Barraud & Gillian Candler$NZ20.00
Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow, TheA J Mackinnon$NZ28.00
Up The RiverGillian Chandler &Ned Barraud$NZ20.00
ViolaRobb Robinson$NZ36.00
Voyage for Madmen, APeter Nichols$NZ30.00
Voyage of the LiberdadeCaptain Joshua Slocum$NZ30.00
Voyages of the Pioneers to new Zealand 1839-85John McLean$NZ45.00
Waka Taua. The Maori War CanoeJeff Evans$NZ38.00
Wake of the InvercauldMadelene Ferguson Allen$NZ52.00
WandererSterling Hayden$NZ50.00
Westward Bound in the Schooner YankeeIrving & Electa Johnson$NZ55.00
Whaler by ProvidenceDon Wilson$NZ50.00
Where is it?Ned Barraud$NZ20.00
Where is Little Fish?Lucy Cousins$NZ14.00
Where the hell is Tuvalu?Phillip Ells$NZ32.00
Where the Magic HappensCaspar Cravan$NZ37.00
Whiti. Colossal Squid of the DeepVictoria Cleal$NZ30.00
Wild Seas to GreenlandRebecca Hayter$NZ40.00
With the Wind Behind UsMatt Elliott$NZ38.00
World of My Own, ARobin Knox-Johnston$NZ28.00
Worse Things Happen at SeaJohn McCrystal$NZ40.00
Wrecked on a ReefF E Raynal$NZ65.00
Wreckers, TheBella Bathurst$NZ35.00
Yankee sails the NileIrving & Electa Johnson$NZ55.00
Yankee's Wander-WorldIrving & Electa Johnson$NZ60.00