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            My New Zealand Story: Pandemic
             

            My New Zealand Story: Pandemic (Paperback)

            By Stone, Sally

            • RRP: $19.99
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            The war carried the Spanish flu across the world. Faces grew masks. Shops and schools wore signs that said, Closed. Families nursing the sick drew their curtains together to say their house was quarantined... From the award-winning creators of Flood, Fire, Cyclone and Drought, co...mes this powerful story of humanity prevailing during a pandemic.
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            ISBN 9781775436010
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            928 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Finding
             

            Finding (Paperback)

            By Hill, David

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            "Traces the fortunes of two New Zealand families over seven generations, through wars, depressions, disasters, protest and social change"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9780143772392
            Published NZ 30 Apr 2018
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            115 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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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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            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            My New Zealand Story: Chinatown Girl
             

            My New Zealand Story: Chinatown Girl (Paperback)

            By Wong Ng, Eva

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            "Set in 1942 in Auckland, New Zealand, in an area of the city known as Chinatown, where the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when Silvey starts her diary, but... for Silvey this is just a backdrop to the main issues of her world - the closure of her school and the arrival of Chinese-American soldiers"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9781775435778
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2019
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            These Violent Delights

            These Violent Delights (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gong, Chloe

            • RRP: $24.99
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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
            Availability
            514 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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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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            Canterbury Quake
             

            Canterbury Quake (Paperback, New edition)

            By Wallace, Desna

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            "A re-release of Canterbury Quake for a new audience. Anyone would think Maddys world had crumbled when she didnt get a cell phone for her eleventh birthday. But Maddy soon has far more important things to worry about. In the dark of night, with a terrifying rumble and a deafenin...g roar, the world turns upside down! Suddenly, words like 'liquefaction,' 'aftershocks' and 'state of emergency' bubble to the surface of her vocabulary. As Maddy navigates the bumps and crashes of life after the big quakes, she discovers how strong family ties can be, and finds friendship in the most unlikely of places"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9781775436324
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Max and the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins

            Max and the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins (Paperback)

            By Peirce, Lincoln

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            Need a hero? It's Max to the rescue! The second book in the laugh-out-loud series from the bestselling author of Big Nate.

            ISBN 9781529055672
            Released NZ 10 Dec 2020
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Max & the Midknights
            Availability
            285 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Death Sets Sail
             

            Death Sets Sail (Paperback)

            By Stevens, Robin

            • RRP: $21.00
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            The final novel in the bestselling, award-winning Murder Most Unladylike series.

            ISBN 9780241419809
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series A Murder Most Unladylike Mystery
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            2 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
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            KATIPO JOE SPYCRAFT
              

            KATIPO JOE SPYCRAFT (Paperback)

            By Falkner, Brian

            • RRP: $23.50
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            • Pub Date
              1 Mar 21

            The astonishing journey of teenager Joseph St George (Katipo Joe) continues. Recruited by MI5, this time Joe is on a mission to infiltrate an elite group of Hitler Youth. In a world where one wrong word could bring catastrophe, he must compete with the other young people for a pr...ize beyond his wildest dreams. But the consequences of failure are torture and death. From the war-torn skies over Germany to the heights of the Eagles NestHitlers hideawaythis is Joes story. Set amidst actual events, Joes story is a tale of incredible heroism, unlikely romance and unbearable tragedy.
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            ISBN 9781775436607
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2021
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Available at publisher; allow 3-6 weeks delivery due to Covid 19 freight delays
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