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              Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different

              Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different (Hardback)

              By Brooks, Ben; Illustrated by Winter, Quinton

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              A beautiful and inspiring collection of stories about boys who changed the world without killing a single dragon or saving a single princess.

              ISBN 9781787471986
              Released NZ 10 Apr 2018
              Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Gender and Well-being
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              Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

              Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls (Hardback)

              By Favilli, Elena; Cavallo, Francesca

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              What if the princess didn't marry Prince Charming but instead went on to be an astronaut? What if the jealous step sisters were supportive and kind? And what if the queen was the one really in charge of the kingdom? Illustrated by sixty female artists from every corner of the glo...be, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls introduces us to one hundred remarkable women and their extraordinary lives, from Ada Lovelace to Malala, Elizabeth I to Serena Williams. Empowering, moving and inspirational, these are true fairy tales for heroines who definitely don't need rescuing.
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              ISBN 9780141986005
              Released NZ 20 Mar 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Hope in a Ballet Shoe: Orphaned by war, saved by ballet: an extraordinary true story
               

              Hope in a Ballet Shoe: Orphaned by war, saved by ballet: an extraordinary true story (Paperback, Main)

              By DePrince, Michaela; DePrince, Elaine

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              Growing up in war-torn Sierra Leone, the author witnesses atrocities that no child ever should. Her father is killed by rebels and her mother dies of famine. Sent to an orphanage, she is mistreated and she sees the brutal murder of her favourite teacher. This book tells her story....
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              ISBN 9780571314478
              Released NZ 29 Jul 2015
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Feminism Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

              The Feminism Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

              By DK; Foreword by Mangan, Lucy

              • RRP: $48.00
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              Exploring more than 100 of the most important ideas, organizations, and events to have defined the feminist movement, this guide is an essential introduction to feminism. The latest entry in DK's bestselling Big Ideas series, The Feminism Book is a complete study of feminism. Tra...ce the subject from its origins, through the suffrage campaigns of the late 19th century, to recent developments such as the Everyday Sexism Project and the #MeToo movement. Examine the ideas that underpin feminist thought through crucial figures, from Simone de Beauvoir to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and discover the wider social, cultural, and historical context of their impact. Find out who campaigned for birth control, when the term intersectionality was coined, and what post-feminism really means in this comprehensive book. Using the Big Ideas series' trademark combination of authoritative, accessible text and bold graphics, the most significant concepts and theories have never been easier to understand. Packed with inspirational quotations, eye-catching infographics, and clear flowcharts, The Feminism Book is a must-have for anyone with an interest in the subject.
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              ISBN 9780241350379
              Released NZ 5 Mar 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Big Ideas
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              Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different 2

              Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different 2 (Hardback)

              By Brooks, Ben; Illustrated by Winter, Quinton

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              More true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons.

              ISBN 9781787476554
              Released NZ 12 Mar 2019
              Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Samoan Heroes
               

              Samoan Heroes (Paperback)

              By Riley, David; Illustrated by Mulipola, Michel

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              Samoan Heroes tells the inspirational stories of achievers who have Samoan ancestry. It includes legends like Sina and Tigilau; historical figures such as Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III and Salamasina; and contemporary heroes like Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Judge Ida Malosi, Troy Pol...amalu, Savage and Associate Professor Donna Addis.
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              ISBN 9780473315047
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2015
              Publisher Reading Warrior
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Pasifika Heroes
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              Chinatown Girl: the Diary of Silvey Chan, Auckland, 1942
               

              Chinatown Girl: the Diary of Silvey Chan, Auckland, 1942 (Paperback, New title)

              By Wong Ng, Eva

              For children ages ten and over. In Auckland, in 1942 there was an area of the city known as Little Chinatown. Here the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when S...ilvey starts her diary, but for Silvey this is just a backdrop to the main issues of her world - the closure of her school and the arrival of Chinese-American soldiers.
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              ISBN 9781869436599
              Published NZ 23 May 2005
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series My story
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              Binge

              Binge (Hardback)

              By Oakley, Tyler

              • RRP: $39.99
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              A hilarious book from a pop culture phenomenon and one of the most recognisable YouTube stars!

              ISBN 9781471145131
              Released NZ 20 Oct 2015
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Steve Jobs The Man Who Thought Different
                

              Steve Jobs The Man Who Thought Different (Paperback)

              By Blumenthal, Karen

              • RRP: $29.50
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              • Internationally sourced

              An unauthorized/unofficial biography --T.p. verso.

              ISBN 9781408832066
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2012
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Joseph Parker
               

              Joseph Parker (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Riley, David

              • RRP: $22.99
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              "Tells how a young boxer from South Auckland, New Zealand became a heavyweight champion of the world"--Back cover.

              ISBN 9780473383626
              Published NZ 26 Feb 2017
              Publisher Reading Warrior
              Interest Age Children
              Series Reading All Stars
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