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              Books by Des Hunt

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              To Trap a Thief
                

              To Trap a Thief (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Connor expects little from his campervan holiday with the elderly couple who are soon to be his step-grandparents. However, life gets exciting when emails begin to arrive, sending him and his mate Harvey on mysterious missions in search of a super prize. But who is sending the me ...

              ISBN 9781775435648
              Release Date 1 April 2019 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Search for a Kiwi Killer
               

              Search for a Kiwi Killer (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • OUR PRICE $22.00

              "Set in Kerikeri and Waitangi Forest. Kiwi are being killed by dogs. Local pets and pig-hunting dogs are suspects. A boy saves and befriends an injured pig dog in the forest. Immediately the dog becomes a major suspect. The boy must find the real killer before his new friend is e ...

              ISBN 9780994122667
              Published 1 January 2018
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Sunken Forest
                

              Sunken Forest (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

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              "Sent to live with his grandmother in Hastings after his father is jailed, Matt becomes the victim of bad friends and false accusations. Sent off on a military-style school camp to the wilds of Lake Waikaremoana, Matt again gets in trouble for something he didn't do, and is unjus ...

              ISBN 9781775434030
              Published 1 October 2016 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              The Moa Cave
                

              The Moa Cave (Paperback, New title)

              By Hunt, Des

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              When Tyler Matthews wins a national ecological competition for a place on the Nature South Eco Tour, he has no idea where it will lead him. After he travels to the bottom of New Zealand's South Island to join the tour, he meets the other two winners, Hine and Mandy and finds hims ...

              ISBN 9781869505271
              Published 4 February 2005 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              Cry of the Taniwha
                

              Cry of the Taniwha (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Matt isn't looking forward to spending the holidays with his grandmother and her new husband. He has to fly to Rotorua, where he doesn't know anybody, and he's a bit wary of his new step-grandfather. Along with his worries, Matt packs his pride and joy - a homemade metal detector ...

              ISBN 9781869507312
              Published 1 June 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              1918: Broken Poppies
               

              1918: Broken Poppies (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $18.99
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              Four Christmases had passed since the world went to war in 1914. Struggling to survive in the trenches, amid the terror of gunfire and the whine of warplanes, Kiwi soldier Henry Hunt finds the dog is not only a comfort to his fellow soldiers on the battlefields of France, but a g ...

              ISBN 9781775432821
              Published 1 March 2018 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Kiwis at War
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              Project Huia
               

              Project Huia (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $17.99
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              "Logan's grandfather grew up near Palmerston North in the 1940s. One day, he and his sister Mavis spotted a beautiful and unusual bird in the kowhai tree outside their house: it was a huia bird, which was believed to be extinct. The bird flew away, and in an attempt to photograph ...

              ISBN 9781775431763
              Published 1 July 2013 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              The Last Tuatara
               

              The Last Tuatara (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              "In a large valley lies a geographical feature known as Jelly Mountain. ... Its straight sides mean the top has never been explored and there are many rumours about strange creatures inhabiting it. Efforts to explore have met with disaster, and this has only made the mystery and ...

              ISBN 9781775431770
              Published 1 July 2013 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Phantom of Terawhiti
                

              Phantom of Terawhiti (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • OUR PRICE $19.99

              "It's the school holidays and Zac thinks he might go crazy with boredom. He's living in exile with his disgraced father on the remote Terawhiti Station on Wellington's wild south-west coast. Zac and his father witness a shipwreck off the coast. Investigating further, he finds a s ...

              ISBN 9781869509545
              Published 1 February 2013 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              Skink Gully
               

              Skink Gully (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • OUR PRICE $21.99

              "The story is set on a sheep station in the Maniototo district of Central Otago, New Zealand. The main theme is conflict between traditional sheep farming and conversion to large-scale dairying which involves major modification of the environment. Wildlife are threatened, particu ...

              ISBN 9780994122605
              Published 1 January 2015
              Interest Age Children
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