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              Books by Bren MacDibble

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              Across the Risen Sea

              Across the Risen Sea (Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $18.99
              • $14.24
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              'It's one of them days when everything is off. A hot sweaty night in Rusty Bus means we kids is all grouchy-tired. Me and my best friend, Jaguar, is trying to cool down by taking turns at dipping in the sea pool. Him standing on the sea wall made from car frames and rocks on look...out for crocs, me swimming, then we'll swap places. We's always doing things as a team, him and me. We's gonna be the best fisher people and the best salvagers on the whole of the inland sea one day.' Neoma and Jag and their small community are 'living gentle lives' on high ground surrounded by the risen sea that has caused widespread devastation. When strangers from the Valley of the Sun arrive unannounced, the friends find themselves drawn into a web of secrecy and lies that endangers the way of life of their entire community. Soon daring, loyal Neoma must set off on a solo mission across the risen sea, determined to rescue her best friend and find the truth that will save her village. Across the Risen Sea is another thrilling adventure for young readers from the bestselling author of How to Bee and The Dog Runner.
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              ISBN 9781760526054
              Published NZ 4 Aug 2020
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Dog Runner

              The Dog Runner (Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $18.99
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              'We're gonna starve if we stay here,' Emery said. 'If we're gonna go, best go now.' And he said it like going was something easy. Like all we have to do is walk away. Ella and her brother Emery are alone in a city that's starving to death. If they are going to survive, they must ...get away, upcountry, to find Emery's mum. But how can two kids travel such big distances across a dry, barren, and dangerous landscape? Well, when you've got five big doggos and a dry-land dogsled, the answer is you go mushing. But when Emery is injured, Ella must find a way to navigate them through rough terrain, and even rougher encounters with desperate people...
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              ISBN 9781760523572
              Published NZ 4 Feb 2019
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              How to Bee

              How to Bee (Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $18.99
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              A story about family, loyalty, kindness and bravery, set against an all-too-possible future where climate change has forever changed the way we live.

              ISBN 9781760294335
              Published NZ 26 Apr 2017
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              How to Bee
                

              How to Bee (Audio CD / Audio)

              By MacDibble, Bren; Read by Littrell, Katherine

              • RRP: $52.99
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              How to Bee is a beautiful, fierce and ultimately hopeful dystopian novel, set against an all-too-possible future where the bees are extinct, and it is up to the quickest and bravest kids to pollinate the flowers by hand. Peony lives with her sister, Magnolia, and their grandfathe...r on a fruit farm outside the city. All Peony really wants is to be a bee. Even though she is only nine--and bees must be ten--Peony already knows all there is to know about being a bee, and she is determined to achieve her dream. Life on the farm is a scrabble, but there is enough to eat and a place to sleep, and there is love. Then Peony's mother arrives to take her away from everything she has ever known. Peony is taken to the city to work for a wealthy family. Will Peony's grit and quick thinking be enough to keep her safe?
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              ISBN 9781094100319
              Released NZ 2 Jun 2020
              Publisher Blackstone Publishing
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              Across the Risen Sea
               

              Across the Risen Sea (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $25.99
              • $20.08
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              • In Stock UK

              In a climate changed world, this adventure with sinkholes, crocodiles, sharks, pirates, floating cities, vertical farms and a mystery to solve poses the question of how we will all live 'afterwards'. Will kindness and a sense of community win over selfish greed to preserve our pl...anet - and humanity?
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              ISBN 9781910646670
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2020
              Publisher Old Barn Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              How to Bee
               

              How to Bee (Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $17.56
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              • In Stock UK

              Set in a future Australia, a time when there are no bees and children are employed to scramble through the fruit trees with feather wands. Peony wants to be a bee, a hand pollinator: she's a year too young and when you're only 9, it's hard to get everyone around you to go along w...ith your plan. A compelling novel for middle grade readers.
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              ISBN 9781910646441
              Released NZ 3 May 2018
              Publisher Old Barn Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Across the Risen Sea
               

              Across the Risen Sea (Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition])

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $56.99
              • $56.99
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              It's one of them days when everything is off. A hot sweaty night in Rusty Bus means we kids is all grouchy-tired. Me and my best friend, Jaguar, is trying to cool down by taking turns at dipping in the sea pool. Him standing on the sea wall made from car frames and rocks on looko...ut for crocs, me swimming, then we'll swap places. We's always doing things as a team, him and me. We's gonna be the best fisher people and the best salvagers on the whole of the inland sea one day.'Neoma and Jag and their small community are 'living gentle lives' on high ground surrounded by the risen sea that has caused widespread devastation. When strangers from the Valley of the Sun arrive unannounced, the friends find themselves drawn into a web of secrecy and lies that endangers the way of life of their entire community. Soon daring, loyal Neoma must set off on a solo mission across the risen sea, determined to rescue her best friend and find the truth that will save her village.Across the Risen Sea is another thrilling adventure for young readers from the bestselling author of How to Bee and The Dog Runner.
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              ISBN 9780369346292
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2020
              Publisher Readhowyouwant
              Interest Age Children
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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              How to Bee
                

              How to Bee (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              Sometimes bees get too big to be up in the branches, sometimes they fall and break their bones. This week both happened and Foreman said, 'Tomorrow we'll find two......

              ISBN 9781525249921
              Released NZ 25 May 2017
              Publisher Readhowyouwant
              Interest Age Children
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              How to Bee
                

              How to Bee (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $44.99
              • $44.99
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              Sometimes bees get too big to be up in the branches, sometimes they fall and break their bones. This week both happened and Foreman said, 'Tomorrow we'll find two new bees.' Peony lives with her sister and grandfather on a fruit farm outside the city. In a world where real bees a...re extinct, the quickest, bravest kids climb the fruit trees and pollinate the flowers by hand. All Peony really wants is to be a bee. Life on the farm is a scrabble, but there is enough to eat and a place to sleep, and there is love. Then Peony's mother arrives to take her away from everything she has ever known, and all Peony's grit and quick thinking might not be enough to keep her safe. How To Bee is a beautiful and fierce novel for younger readers, and the voice of Peony will stay with you long after you read the last page.
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              ISBN 9781525250262
              Released NZ 25 May 2017
              Publisher Readhowyouwant
              Interest Age Children
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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              Across the Risen Sea
                

              Across the Risen Sea (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

              By MacDibble, Bren

              • RRP: $56.99
              • $56.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              It's one of them days when everything is off. A hot sweaty night in Rusty Bus means we kids is all grouchy-tired. Me and my best friend, Jaguar, is trying to cool down by taking turns at dipping in the sea pool. Him standing on the sea wall made from car frames and rocks on looko...ut for crocs, me swimming, then we'll swap places. We's always doing things as a team, him and me. We's gonna be the best fisher people and the best salvagers on the whole of the inland sea one day.'Neoma and Jag and their small community are 'living gentle lives' on high ground surrounded by the risen sea that has caused widespread devastation. When strangers from the Valley of the Sun arrive unannounced, the friends find themselves drawn into a web of secrecy and lies that endangers the way of life of their entire community. Soon daring, loyal Neoma must set off on a solo mission across the risen sea, determined to rescue her best friend and find the truth that will save her village.Across the Risen Sea is another thrilling adventure for young readers from the bestselling author of How to Bee and The Dog Runner.
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              ISBN 9780369346148
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2020
              Publisher Readhowyouwant
              Interest Age Children
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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