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              Quarantine (My New Zealand Story)

              Quarantine (My New Zealand Story) (Paperback)

              By Werry, Phlilppa

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              Being in quarantine sounds like being in prison, I said, shivering. Lily nodded. A bit like that. Except that the prison is your own home. It might sound familiar in 2021, but this is New Zealand in 1936-37. The disease is infantile paralysis, or polio, and nobody knows where it ...will strike next. When even the adults are afraid, Tom finds refuge in his dream-to run in the Olympics like his hero, Olympic champion Jack Lovelock. But it's the strength of some people closer to home that provide his biggest inspiration.
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              ISBN 9781775437604
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2022
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age Children
              Series My New Zealand Story
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