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By Scott, Mary-anne
A young man is employed to shepherd a Bay of Plenty farm. He is inexperienced but the farmer provides him with Blue his best dog. One day Blue's enthusiasm overtakes his caution and he leaps a tomo (hole) - something this area is known for. He doesn't make it. Based on a true sto...ry.Read more
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Uncle Jeremy has been helping out the family for a while now, dropping off meat he's shot. The offer to go hunting sounds great to 15 year old Wolf. A quick pig hunt, what could go wrong?
By Scott, Mary-anne; Illustrated by Allen, Lisa
The school is putting on Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl, to celebrate his 100th Brithday, but school plays are notoriously full of surprises.
Finn Fletcher is 16 and lives in a small coastal town with his druggie father and hardworking, harangued mother. When his father is accused of a hit and run, Finn accepts his grandmother's offer of sending him to boarding school in Auckland. He meets and falls for Mia, a rich Ita...lian girl who all the lads admire. She gives him a glimpse of her privileged life and invites him to partner her to the school ball. Finn tries to keep his messy family background a secret, and to keep up with Mia and the others. As well as adjusting to the private school culture, he has to contend with the bullying and jealousy of Eddie, who has discovered Finn's secret.Read more
"Elliot is on the run from a situation that's just too big to handle. Sooner or later, though, it's going to catch up with him. The question is, will he turn and face it head on - or will he let it run him over?"--Publisher information.
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