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              Books by Barbara Else

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              Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women
               

              Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women (Hardback)

              By Else, Barbara

              • RRP: $45.00
              • $33.75
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              "A collection of true stories about New Zealand women who have done extraordinary things. Some of the amazing women whose stories you will find in this book are Dame Whina Cooper, Janet Frame, Farah Palmer, Lucy Lawless, Kate Sheppard, Nancy Wake, Sophie Pascoe, Margaret Mahy, Ly ...

              ISBN 9780143771609
              Published 2 April 2018 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Harsu and the Werestoat
               

              Harsu and the Werestoat (Paperback)

              By Else, Barbara

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.99
              • Save $4.00
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Fairy tale, time travel and adventure for middle readers Harsu has five droplets of god blood and a treasured cloak to remember his father by. Now his father is gone, he lives with his mother, his only friend an old onager donkey. And something is not right with Harsu's mother. S ...

              ISBN 9781776572199
              Published 1 April 2019 by Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children
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              The Queen and the Nobody Boy
               

              The Queen and the Nobody Boy (Paperback)

              By Else, Barbara; Illustrated by Broad, Sam

              An adventure story about greed, rebellion, and finding allies in the most unlikely places. Chapter book for children.

              ISBN 9781877579233
              Published 1 March 2013 by Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Tales of Fontania
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              The Knot Impossible
               

              The Knot Impossible (Paperback)

              By Else, Barbara; Illustrated by Broad, Sam

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.99
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              "Rufkin must learn to try harder. He is sent to work in a salvage yard, where vicious cave lizards lurk in the mud, among rusting ship hulks saved for scrap. When he hears a small voice cry Help! from the riverbank mangroves, Rufkin and his reluctant new neighbour, Nissy, are cau ...

              ISBN 9781776570041
              Published 1 November 2015 by Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Tales of Fontania
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              The Volume of Possible Endings
               

              The Volume of Possible Endings (Paperback)

              By Else, Barbara

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.99
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              Dorrity is the only child in magic-free Owl Town. When she finds an enchanted book with dire predictions, she must face her enemies. And who is the strange boy who has appeared in the Beastly Dark? Filled with humour, action, adventure, and magic, this is a truly gripping read fe ...

              ISBN 9781927271377
              Published 1 November 2014 by Gecko Press
              Interest Age Children
              Series Tales of Fontania
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              Eating Peacocks
                 

              Eating Peacocks (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Else, Barbara

              This poignant, funny novel explores the intricate influences of memory and experience, invention and deception. 'Delia's body lay flat as a piece of paper, blank, as if everything on it had scurried off over the side.' Delia Whittborne finds herself in a hospital bed but can't re ...

              ISBN 9781775532132
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              Language en
              Published 16 December 2013 by Penguin
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              The Warrior Queen
                 

              The Warrior Queen (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Else, Barbara

              The Warrior Queen is a subversive, funny novel about modern middle -class marriage. Kate Wildburn is in trouble. She is an extrovert, a lateral thinker and a talented pianist. She is also a good wife and mother, and an attractive woman who enjoys being a woman. Richard, her su ...

              ISBN 9781869796136
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              Published 1 March 2012 by Penguin
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              The Case of the Missing Kitchen
                 

              The Case of the Missing Kitchen (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Else, Barbara

              Accessible, warm and witty, Barbara Else's fifth novel is her most effervescent. Suzie, a thirty-seven-year-old single mother, is the youngest of three sisters and a stubborn misfit. While Lara is now going for a top job in the Ministry of Customs and Philippa runs the charity or ...

              ISBN 9781775531838
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              Published 15 August 2014 by Penguin
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              Wild Latitudes
                

              Wild Latitudes (Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Else, Barbara

              • RRP: $49.99
              • $49.99
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              A clever and entertaining romp of a novel that is an alluring fusion of history, comedy and parody. After the unusual death of their papa, Adele Overend and her younger brother Godwin are dispatched from comfortable Autumn Hall in Yorkshire to the uttermost ends of the earth - go ...

              ISBN 9781459672451
              Published 12 October 2013 by ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
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              Gingerbread Husbands
                 

              Gingerbread Husbands (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Else, Barbara

              A touching, tender and witty novel about men and women and family life. Sophie Redlove has a crumbling Gothic mansion to restore, three children to manage, a distraught friend - as well as possums in the laundry at midnight. She loves her absent husband, Russell - but there's ...

              ISBN 9781869796730
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              Published 1 March 2012 by Penguin
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