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              Free To A Good Home

              Free To A Good Home (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $22.99
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              Most people don't like being different. They want exactly the same things as their neighbours, only bigger and more of them. Yet no matter how much they have, they always feel there is something missing. The Smiths are not like other people.

              ISBN 9781741663198
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2010
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              Floods 9: Who Wants To Be A Billionaire
               

              Floods 9: Who Wants To Be A Billionaire (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $18.99
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              The world is in a recession and millions of people have lost millions of dollars. And just when things are about to get even worse, the Floods set up Summer School in New York and take control. Hooray, help is at hand - but as they say, charity begins at home.

              ISBN 9781864719451
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2010
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Floods
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              The Bicycle
               

              The Bicycle (Hardback)

              By Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $34.99
              • $27.99
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              In September 2008, Colin Thompson visited Cambodia with Save the Children, and was inspired to . create THE BICYCLE. Featuring the illustrations of fourteen internationally acclaimed artists, including Quentin Blake, Tony Ross, Shaun Tan and Freya Blackwood, this is a celebration... of how much we can help others through simple acts of charity. Age 3+
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              ISBN 9780733329876
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2011
              Publisher ABC Books
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Fearless
               

              Fearless (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Colin; Illustrated by Davis, Sarah

              • RRP: $17.99
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              CBC shortlisted picture book - now in paperback! When a new baby is born it's difficult to tell if it will grow up to be big or small or brave or scared of the dark and spiders. So sometimes babies get the wrong name. It's the same with dogs. So when the Claybourne-Willments, who... should have been called the Smiths, got Fearless as a little puppy, it seemed a good name for him. Except Fearless wasn't. How does Fearless finally live up to his name? By accident, of course! Ages 4+ AWARDS Winner, CBCA Junior Judges Children's Choice Award, Picture Book, 2010 Winner, KOALA Award, Picture Book, 2010 Winner, YABBA Award, Picture Book, 2010 Winner, COOL Award, Picture Book, 2010 Winner, KROC Award, Picture Book, 2010 Shortlisted, Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards, Early Childhood, 2010 'the illustrations are accurate depictions of doggie habits, the expressions are clearly readable and the extra inclusions are clever, entertaining and appropriately pitched to the early reader. this is a wonderful pictorial study of a family and their pet.' Children's Book Council judges 2010
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              ISBN 9780733330827
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2012
              Publisher ABC Books
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              How To Live Forever

              How To Live Forever (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              Illustrated by Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $22.00
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              Peter and his family live among the Quinces in the cookery section of a mystical library. At night, when the library comes to life, Peter ventures out of his home to find a missing volume - How To Live Forever .

              ISBN 9780099461814
              Released NZ 27 Feb 1998
              Publisher Penguin Random House Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Red Fox picture books
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              Floods 5: Prime Suspect
               

              Floods 5: Prime Suspect (Paperback, New title)

              By Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $18.99
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              There's been a murder at Quicklime College and the world's most famous Forensic Special Investigator, Grusom, has been sent to investigate. With the help of his super-smart new assistant, Avid, and a can of magic beans, Grusom unearths the clues that will help him find the murder...er. In no time, he has five suspects.
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              ISBN 9781741661354
              Published NZ 3 Sep 2007
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Floods
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              Barry
               

              Barry (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Colin

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              Charged with saving the Earth from natural disasters, war and reality television, miniature robot Barry is accidentally trapped behind a couch and challenged to escape with a discarded red lipstick as his only tool.

              ISBN 9781864718843
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2012
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Floods 4: Survivor
                

              Floods 4: Survivor (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Colin

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              The youngest child in the Flood family, Betty, is a pretty little girl, who looks quite normal, unlike some of her brothers and sisters. She goes to the normal primary school down the road and she even has a normal best friend, Ffiona Hulbert. But Betty is not normal. She is a wi...tch. Age 8+.
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              ISBN 9781741661293
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2007
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Floods
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              Stanley

              Stanley (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $17.99
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              From the creator of FEARLESS comes a new canine tale. 'It was very quiet in Stanley's house. there were no brothers or sisters, no dads or grannies, not even a cat, a budgie or a goldfish.' Stanley lives with his human, Gerald, and Gerald's mum. Life is peaceful, but sometimes St...anley feels quite lonely ... But then one day another dog steals his favourite red rubber ball at his park, and sets in motion a chain of events that will change Stanley's life forever. Ages: 3-7
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              ISBN 9780733332869
              Published NZ 24 Apr 2017
              Publisher ABC Books
              Interest Age 4-8 years
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              The Second Forever
                

              The Second Forever (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

              By Thompson, Colin

              • RRP: $39.99
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              Save the world - but live forever. Peter and Festival have a terrifying choice to make ... When Peter and his friend Festival destroyed the book called How To Live Forever so it could no longer work its spell, they didn't know it would have disastrous consequences. Now, Peter's w...orld is in the worst drought ever - and Festival's world, i...
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              ISBN 9781459648579
              Released NZ 11 Oct 2012
              Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
              Interest Age Children
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