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Juggling With Mandarins

Juggling With Mandarins

A novel about growing up. It asserts the importance of living life on your own terms, and of competing for enjoyment rather than reward. It explores the complex love-hate relationship between a father and son.

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ISBN 9781869504625
Barcode 9781869504625
Published 25 June 2003 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Paperback, illustrated edition
Author(s) By Jones, V. M.
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781869504625
ISBN-10 1869504623
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
Publication Date 25 June 2003
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback, illustrated edition
Edition illustrated edition
Author(s) By Jones, V. M.
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 16mm
Weight 184g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Fathers and sons, Self-realization, Competition (Psychology), Indoor rock climbing
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 10833

Description of this Book

Pip's just your average teenage boy. When he discovers he has a natural talent for climing he begins to take surreptitious lessons - then has to decide whether he is brave enough to let his father in on his secret life. This is Vicky Jones second novel, her first "Buddy" won the 2002 Aim Childrens Book Award.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Junior Fiction 2004 -- Short-listed for LIANZA Children's Book Awards: Esther Glen Medal for Junior Fiction 2004

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