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            Dawn Raid
             

            Dawn Raid (Paperback)

            By Smith, Pauline

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            What is an overstayer? Through Sofia's heartfelt diary entries, we witness the terror of being dawn-raided and gain an insight into the courageous and tireless work of the Polynesian Panthers in the 1970s as they encourage immigrant families across New Zealand to stand up for the...ir rights.
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            ISBN 9781775434757
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2018
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            The Calling
              

            The Calling (Paperback)

            By Beale, Fleur

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            'Dreams were dangerous things.' It was the dream of Molly's dying mother that she would become a nun. It isn't, however, the dream of her Methodist father, who wants her to marry. But what is her true calling and how can she follow it? As the 19th century draws to an end, Molly s...earches out the extraordinary nun Mother Mary Joseph Aubert to find out. 'One of the most consistently accomplished and versatile writers for teenagers in the country' - The New Zealand Listener
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            ISBN 9780143774747
            Published NZ 30 Mar 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (Paperback)

            By Boyne, John

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            Nine-years-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the Fury? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out-With'? And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on the other side of the fence? The grown-ups won't explain so Bruno decides there is... only one thing for it - he will have to explore this place alone.
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            ISBN 9780099572862
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Runaway Girls

            The Runaway Girls (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wilson, Jacqueline

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            The must-have new novel from bestselling, much-loved children's author, Jacqueline Wilson, coming Autumn 2020.

            ISBN 9780857535993
            Released NZ 16 Mar 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            The War That Saved My Life

            The War That Saved My Life (Paperback, UK ed.)

            By Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker

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            A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother.

            ISBN 9781925355642
            Published NZ 16 May 2016
            Publisher Text Publishing
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Displaced
              

            Displaced (Paperback)

            By Sanders, Cristina

            • RRP: $21.99
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            • Pub Date
              5 May 21

            An enthralling historical novel of immigration, courage and first love from an award-winning New Zealand author. Eloise and her family must leave Cornwall on a treacherous sea journey to start a new life in 1870s colonial New Zealand. On the ship across, Eloise meets Lars, a Norw...egian labourer travelling below decks, and their lives begin to intertwine. When her brother disappears, her father leaves and the family are left to fend for themselves in their new home, Eloise must find the strength to stand up for what she believes in and the people she loves.
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            ISBN 9781760653347
            Published NZ 5 May 2021
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Valley of Lost Secrets

            The Valley of Lost Secrets (Paperback)

            By Parr, Lesley

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            When Jimmy is evacuated to Wales with his little brother, Ronnie, he thinks his biggest problem will be dealing with the boredom of the countryside. But when he discovers a human skull, hidden in the hollow of a tree, he starts to wonder if Wales is more dangerous than war-torn L...ondon! Where has this skull come from? Before Jimmy knows it, he is pulled into a mystery from many years before. A mystery that has been haunting the village of Llanbryn. In a time of turmoil, can Jimmy find a way to bring people together again?
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            ISBN 9781526620521
            Released NZ 2 Feb 2021
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            These Violent Delights
             

            These Violent Delights (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gong, Chloe

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            Perfect for fans of The Last Magician and Descendant of the Crane, this heart-stopping debut is an imaginative Romeo and Juliet retelling set in 1920s Shanghai, with rival gangs and a monster in the depths of the Huangpu River.

            ISBN 9781529344554
            Released NZ 24 Nov 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Dragon and Her Boy

            The Dragon and Her Boy (Paperback)

            By Chrimes, Penny

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            A story of the very last living dragon, stuck living in a tunnel under London, and the boy who unintentionally finds himself as her protector.

            ISBN 9781510107120
            Released NZ 23 Feb 2021
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            296 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Ghost Garden

            The Ghost Garden (Paperback)

            By Carroll, Emma; Illustrated by Kajfez, Kaja

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            Queen of Historical Fiction, Emma Carroll, makes her Barrington Stoke debut with a powerful, evocative, and spine-tingling story of childhood on the brink of war.

            ISBN 9781781129005
            Released NZ 2 Mar 2021
            Publisher Barrington Stoke Ltd
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series 9 to 12
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