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              Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods

              Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods (Paperback)

              By Riordan, Rick; Designed by Hughes, Ben

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              Want to know how Zeus came to be top god? How many times Kronos ate one of his own kids? How Athena literally burst out of another god's head? In this action-packed tour of Greek mythology, the author gives his personal views on the feuds, fights and love affairs of the Olympians....
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              ISBN 9780141358680
              Released NZ 26 Aug 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Percy Jackson's Greek Myths
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              Percy Jackson and the Greek Heroes

              Percy Jackson and the Greek Heroes (Paperback)

              By Riordan, Rick; Designed by Hughes, Ben

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              Want to know who cut off Medusa's head? Which hero was raised by a she-bear? Who tamed Pegasus, the winged horse? Percy has all the answers...

              ISBN 9780141362250
              Released NZ 30 May 2016
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Percy Jackson's Greek Myths
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              The Smoke Thieves

              The Smoke Thieves (Paperback)

              By Green, Sally; Designed by Hughes, Ben

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              A princess, a traitor, a soldier, a hunter and a thief. Five teenagers with the fate of the world in their hands. Five nations destined for conflict. In Brigant, Princess Catherine prepares for a political marriage arranged by her brutal and ambitious father, while her true love,... Ambrose, faces the executioner's block. In Calidor, downtrodden servant March seeks revenge on the prince who betrayed his people. In Pitoria, feckless Edyon steals cheap baubles for cheaper thrills as he drifts from town to town. And in the barren northern territories, thirteen-year-old Tash is running for her life as she plays bait for the gruff demon hunter Gravell.As alliances shift and shatter, and old certainties are overturned, our five heroes find their past lives transformed and their futures inextricably linked by the unpredictable tides of magic and war. Who will rise and who will fall? And who will claim the ultimate prize?
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              ISBN 9780141375397
              Released NZ 30 Apr 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series The Smoke Thieves
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              That Was Then, This Is Now

              That Was Then, This Is Now (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hinton, S. E.; Designed by Hughes, Ben

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              A hard-hitting coming-of-age story by S. E. Hinton, author of THE OUTSIDERS, reissued in The Originals series of classic teenage fiction. Byron and Mark are like brothers but when they get to 16 things begin to change. Byron is into girls but Mark is only interested in making mon...ey, yet they still enjoy hustling pool games in Charlie's Bar. When Charlie is killed defending them in a brawl Byron and Mark begin to drift apart. Byron is in love with Cathy and has to make the decision of his life when her drug-addicted brother goes missing. The Originals are the pioneers of fiction for young adults. From political awakening, war and unrequited love to addiction, teenage pregnancy and nuclear holocaust, The Originals confront big issues and articulate difficult truths.
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              ISBN 9780141378367
              Released NZ 16 Oct 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Into Exile
               

              Into Exile (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lingard, Joan; Designed by Hughes, Ben

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              The third of Joan Lingard's ground-breaking Kevin and Sadie books. Protestant Sadie and Catholic Kevin have married and escaped to London - but will they ever really be free of Belfast and its troubles? In this third book about Sadie and Kevin, Joan Lingard has added an understan...ding of the strains of young marriage to the sombre representation of life in Belfast.
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              ISBN 9780141379333
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The Originals
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              They Shall Not Pass: The British Battalion at Jarama - The Spanish Civil War
               

              They Shall Not Pass: The British Battalion at Jarama - The Spanish Civil War (EPUB ebook)

              By Hughes, Ben

              In 1937 a group of idealistic British volunteers sailed from England to fight the dark threat of dictatorship in Spain. In the olive groves of Jarama, near Madrid, they achieved the first victory against Franco's army. It proved a crucial military turning point in the fight again...st Fascism. This book reconstructs the battle.
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              ISBN 9781849088695
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              Language en
              Released NZ 20 Oct 2011
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Conquer or Die!: Wellington's Veterans and the Liberation of the New World
               

              Conquer or Die!: Wellington's Veterans and the Liberation of the New World (EPUB ebook)

              By Hughes, Ben

              In the aftermath of Waterloo, over 6,000 British volunteers sailed across the Atlantic to aid Simon Bolivar in his liberation of Gran Columbia from her oppressors in Madrid. The expeditions were plagued with disaster from the start, one ship sank shortly after leaving Portsmouth ...with the loss of almost 200 lives.
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              ISBN 9781849087292
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              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2011
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series General Military
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              British Invasion of the River Plate 1806-1807
               

              British Invasion of the River Plate 1806-1807 (Hardback)

              By Hughes, Ben

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              * Graphic account of the disastrous British attack on Argentina during the Napoleonic Wars * Based on original research in the British and Argentine archives and on first-hand eyewitness testimony * Fascinating portrait of the British expedition's maverick naval commander Sir Hom...e Popham
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              ISBN 9781781590669
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2014
              Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              In Pursuit of the Essex
               

              In Pursuit of the Essex (Hardback)

              By Hughes, Ben

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              A gripping and meticulously researched new account of one of the most famous pursuits in naval history.

              ISBN 9781473823648
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2016
              Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Abomination

              Abomination (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Swindells, Robert; Designed by Hughes, Ben

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              Martha is twelve - and very different from other kids, because of her parents. Strict members of a religious group - the Brethren - their rules dominate Martha's life. And one rule is the most important of all: she must never ever invite anyone home. If she does, their shameful s...ecret - Abomination - could be revealed. But as Martha makes her first real friend in Scott, a new boy at school, she begins to wonder. Is she doing the right thing by helping to keep Abomination a secret? And just how far will her parents go to prevent the truth from being known?
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              ISBN 9780141379234
              Released NZ 16 Oct 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The Originals
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