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              A Little Piece of Ground: 15th Anniversary Edition

              A Little Piece of Ground: 15th Anniversary Edition (Paperback)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              A fifteenth-anniversary edition of this heart-stopping and sensitive exploration of the lives of children marred by conflict, from award-winning author Elizabeth Laird.

              ISBN 9781509887637
              Released NZ 10 Jul 2018
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              A House Without Walls

              A House Without Walls (Paperback)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              The moving story of a family's fight to reunite after their lives are torn apart by war in Syria, from Elizabeth Laird, award-winning author of A Little Piece of Ground and Welcome to Nowhere.

              ISBN 9781509886012
              Released NZ 27 Aug 2019
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series The Seven Sisters
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              Oranges in No Man's Land

              Oranges in No Man's Land (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Laird, Elizabeth; Illustrated by Be Confirmed, To

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              A gripping story of a ten-year-old girl who risks death to make a lifesaving dash through war-torn Beirut.

              ISBN 9781509802920
              Released NZ 9 Feb 2016
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Welcome to Nowhere
               

              Welcome to Nowhere (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              Forced to flee his home in Syria, a young boy and his family face the dangers of civil war.

              ISBN 9781509840472
              Released NZ 25 Jul 2017
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              System Shock
               

              System Shock (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By O'Donnell, Liam; Illustrated by Matysiak, Janek; By Laird, Elizabeth; Illustrated by Hazelwood, Pauline

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              Gavin does not want to spend the weekend at his grandmother's house, as it means missing Johnny Mason make his debut for Sunley United. When he arrives though, he soon forgets all about the football match because she is missing and there is a trail of footsteps leading into the w...oods.
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              ISBN 9780713686258
              Released NZ 6 Feb 2009
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Colour Graffix
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              Red Sky in the Morning
               

              Red Sky in the Morning (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal and runner-up for the Children's Book Award, Red Sky in the Morning is remarkably moving and beautifully narrated.

              ISBN 9781509802937
              Released NZ 9 Feb 2016
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Secret Friends

              Secret Friends (Paperback)

              By Laird, Elizabeth; Illustrated by Harris, Alleanna

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              A heartbreaking story of the effects of bullying from the multi-award-winning Elizabeth Laird, shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and reissued with new illustrations by Alleanna Harris.

              ISBN 9781529015409
              Released NZ 27 Aug 2019
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Dindy and the Elephant

              Dindy and the Elephant (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              Set in the 1940s as India is about to shake off British rule, Dindy and the Elephant is an accessible and beautifully written story about a young English girl faced with leaving the only home she has ever known.

              ISBN 9781447272403
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2015
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              The Garbage King

              The Garbage King (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              Inspired by the true story of an African childhood lived on the edge of destitution, award-winning Elizabeth Laird's The Garbage King takes readers on an unforgettable emotional journey. When Mamo's mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa. Stolen by a child...-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated. Escaping back to the city, he meets another, very different runaway. Dani is rich, educated - and fleeing his tyrannical father. Together they join a gang of homeless street boys who survive only by mutual bonds of trust and total dependence on each other.
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              ISBN 9781509802951
              Released NZ 26 Jul 2016
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Jake's Tower

              Jake's Tower (Paperback, New Edition)

              By Laird, Elizabeth

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              'It's good that I've found this secret place. I can come here and make plans. My main plan for the future is my dream house. It's very tall and thin. A tower really. There'll be a lift to whiz me up to the top. No one can get to me up there. It's totally safe.' In real life, ...Jake is never safe. He lives in constant fear of his mother's violent boyfriend. But in his imaginary tower he can dream up his own father - the stranger who gave him a cuddle and a fluffy duck the day he was born and went away for ever. Jake doesn't believe dreams ever come true. But sometimes they do - in strange and surprising ways.
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              ISBN 9781509826711
              Released NZ 14 Feb 2017
              Publisher Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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