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              Books by Tim Wynne-Jones

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              The Starlight Claim
               

              The Starlight Claim (Hardback)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim

              • RRP: $38.99
              • $33.14
              • Save $5.85
              • Internationally sourced

              Fast-paced, evocative, and intensely suspenseful, Tim Wynne-Jones's latest psychological thriller finds a teenager setting his wits against the frigid wilderness and a menacing crew of escapees.Four months after his best friend, Dodge, disappeared near their families' camp in a b...oat accident, Nate is still haunted by nightmares. He'd been planning to make the treacherous trek to the remote campsite with a friend - his first time in winter without his survival-savvy father, Burt. But when his friend gets grounded, Nate secretly decides to brave the trip solo in a journey that's half pilgrimage, half desperate hope he will find his missing friend when no one else could. What he doesn't expect to find is the door to the cabin flung open and the camp occupied by strangers: three men he's horrified to realize have escaped from a maximum-security prison. Snowed in by a blizzard and with no cell signal, Nate is confronted with troubling memories of Dodge and a stunning family secret, and realizes that his survival now depends on his wits as much as his wilderness skills. As things spiral out of control, Nate finds himself dealing with questions even bigger than who gets to leave the camp alive.
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              ISBN 9781536202649
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher Candlewick Press,U.S
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              The Ruinous Sweep
               

              The Ruinous Sweep (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim

              • RRP: $21.50
              • $18.28
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              • Internationally sourced

              "Unsettling and powerful, Wynne-Jones's work is intellectually and emotionally demanding and leads to a surprisingly strong catharsis." - Shelf Awareness (starred review)On the night Donovan Turner is thrown from a car on a highway in the middle of nowhere, he can barely remember... his own name, let alone the past twenty-four hours. With sirens in the distance and the lingering feeling that he's running from something (or someone), Donovan flees. When the police show up and hint that Dono is the prime suspect in a murder, his girlfriend, Bee, is determined to piece together what happened and clear his name. With echoes of Dante's Divine Comedy, this harrowing journey through hell and back is a page-turning tale of guilt, love, and redemption.
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              ISBN 9781536208795
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher Candlewick Press,U.S
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              Secret Agent Man Goes Shopping for Shoes

              Secret Agent Man Goes Shopping for Shoes (Hardback)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim; Illustrated by Won, Brian

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $22.39
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              A boy turns an everyday outing into a thrilling, top-secret adventure in this stylish picture book for imaginative secret agents everywhere.

              ISBN 9781406368444
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2016
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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              The Maestro
                

              The Maestro (Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $29.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              Burl Crow hasn't had many breaks in his young life. His father is a manipulative lout with a dangerous temper; his mother, worn down by years of abuse, now resorts to her little helpers to get her through the days. Then he meets Nathaniel Orlando Gow, the Maestro, and in just one... day, this eccentric genius changes Burl's life forever....
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              ISBN 9781459665033
              Released NZ 6 May 2013
              Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
              Interest Age Children
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
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              Blink & Caution
                

              Blink & Caution (EPUB ebook)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim

              Two street kids get tangled in a plot over their heads - and risk an unexpected connection - in this heart-pounding thriller by Tim Wynne-Jones.

              ISBN 9781406339161
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 5 Jan 2012
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Ebook Terms 3 Year Limit on Discontinued Contract view?
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              The Uninvited
                

              The Uninvited (EPUB ebook)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim

              Who is the uninvited? This new page-turner from a master of suspense plumbs the unsettling goings-on at a picture-perfect cottage in a Canadian backwater.

              ISBN 9781406330434
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 7 Apr 2011
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Ebook Terms 3 Year Limit on Discontinued Contract view?
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              The Boat in the Tree

              The Boat in the Tree (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim; Illustrated by Shelley, John

              • RRP: $41.50
              • $41.50
              • Temporarily out of stock

              The adoption of a little brother sets off a series of fantastical adventures. When Mom and Dad bring home little Simon, their older son resists the idea of a new brother and retreats to a fantasy world. He builds a raft and sails to his own island of Bongadongo, creates an entire... fleet of model ships, and, using chewing gum, tries to patch up a real boat that he finds along the shore. Simon is persistent and longs to join his new older brother in the fun. But the boy can take it no longer and runs away to find a ship that will take him far from home. A damaging windstorm, and its aftermath, changes their relationship forever. Tim Wynne-Jones creates a fanciful story of sibling rivalry. John Shelley's illustrations reveal how imagination bridges even the widest gap.
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              ISBN 9781932425499
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2007
              Publisher Front Street Inc
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Availability
              Title is temporarily out of stock
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              Ned Mouse Breaks Away
               

              Ned Mouse Breaks Away (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim; Illustrated by Petricic, Du an; Petricic, Dusan; Petricic, Duš an

              • RRP: $32.50
              • $32.50
              • In Stock US

              Praise for The Boy in the Burning House: A gripping, fast-moving plot that offers the pure adrenaline rush of a thriller. -- The Horn Book

              ISBN 9780888994745
              Released NZ 20 Feb 2003
              Publisher Groundwood Books Ltd ,Canada
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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              The Ruinous Sweep: Library Edition
                

              The Ruinous Sweep: Library Edition (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged)

              Narrator Wynne-Jones, Tim

              • RRP: $105.99
              • $105.99
              • In Stock US

              A rainy night. An empty highway. And no memory. From award-winning author Tim Wynne-Jones comes a riveting murder mystery that will keep readers enthralled until the last page. On the night Donovan Turner is thrown out of a car on a highway in the middle of nowhere, he can barely... remember his own name, let alone the past twenty-four hours. Where is he? Where is his girlfriend, Bee? In an attempt to flag down the next passing car, he startles the driver, causing a fatal accident. With sirens in the distance and the lingering feeling that he's running from something -- or someone -- Donovan grabs the dead driver's briefcase and flees. Meanwhile, Bee is fighting for Dono's life every bit as much as he is. But when the police show up and hint that he is the prime suspect in a murder, Bee is determined to put together the pieces of what happened and clear his name. With echoes of Dante's Divine Comedy, this harrowing journey through hell and back is a page-turning tale of guilt, retribution, love, and redemption.
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              ISBN 9781543687804
              Released NZ 26 Jun 2018
              Publisher Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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              Secret Agent Man Goes Shopping for Shoes
               

              Secret Agent Man Goes Shopping for Shoes (Hardback)

              By Wynne-Jones, Tim; Illustrated by Won, Brian

              • RRP: $43.50
              • $34.80
              • Save $8.70
              • In Stock US

              A charismatic young boy turns an everyday outing into a thrilling, top-secret adventure in this energetic, offbeat picture book. Secret Agent Man (S.A.M.) needs new shoes. His mom er, sidekick, K (short for Kay) takes him shopping. But the operation will be dangerous: to start wi...th, Shoe Store Man looks shifty. Frisk him, says S.A.M. With the help of a Team of Expert Spies and keen observation skills, will Sam find that his brand-new tiger-striped shoes convey a new superpower . . . and that he can now tie his own shoelaces? Imaginative play is the mission in this witty picture book with retro illustrations that cleverly merge S.A.M. s escapades with the ordinary world. Roar!
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              ISBN 9780763671198
              Released NZ 14 Jun 2016
              Publisher Candlewick Press (MA)
              Interest Age Children
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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