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            The Tiny Woman's Coat
             

            The Tiny Woman's Coat (Hardback)

            By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Clarkson, Giselle

            • RRP: $24.99
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            In this vibrant rhyming tale of resourcefulness and friendship by one of the world's great children's writers, the tiny woman makes a coat of leaves-a small book to leave readers snug as a bug.

            ISBN 9781776573424
            Published NZ 8 Sep 2021
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 2-5 years
            Availability
            412 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Skinny Dip: Poetry
             

            Skinny Dip: Poetry (Paperback)

            Edited by Paris, Susan; De Goldi, Kate

            • RRP: $29.99
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            An original (and rowdy) poetry anthology for middle readers from the makers of the famous Annuals. Skinny Dip! brings young readers in years 7 to 10 over 30 poems from all the New Zealand writers we love: Sam Duckor-Jones, essa may ranapiri, Bill Manhire, Anahera Gildea, Amy McD...aid, Kotuku Nuttall, Ben Brown, Ashleigh Young, Rata Gordon, Dinah Hawken, Oscar Upperton, Nina Mingya Powlles, James Brown, Victor Rodger, Tim Upperton, Lynley Edmeades, Freya Daly Sadgrove, Renee Liang, Joanna Cho, Ethan Donnell and Nick Ascroft. Edited by two of New Zealand's most astute and experienced champions of great books for young readers, and with stylish illustrations by Amy van Luijk, this witty collection gives young readers, their teachers and whanau a crash-course in the range of poetic forms while having a whole lot of reading fun.
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            ISBN 9780995140769
            Published NZ 9 Sep 2021
            Publisher Massey University Press
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Crossover
             

            The Crossover (Paperback)

            By Alexander, Kwame

            • RRP: $26.00
            • $19.40
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            • Internationally sourced

            12-year-old Josh and his twin Jordan have basketball in their blood. They're kings of the court, star players for their school team. Their father used to be a champion player and they each want nothing more than to follow in his footsteps. Both on and off the court, there is conf...lict and hardship which will test Josh's bond with his brother.
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            ISBN 9781783443673
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Long Way Down
             

            Long Way Down (Paperback, Main)

            By Reynolds, Jason; Illustrated by Priestley, Chris

            • RRP: $19.40
            • $19.40
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            Pressed our lips to thepavement and prayedthe boom, followed by the buzz of a bullet,didn't meet us.After Will's brother is shot in a gang crime, he knows the next steps. Only when the lift door opens, Buck walks in, Will's friend who died years ago.

            ISBN 9780571335121
            Publisher Faber and Faber
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Punching the Air

            Punching the Air (Paperback)

            By Zoboi, Ibi; Salaam, Yusef

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $17.24
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            From award-winning, bestselling author Ibi Zoboi and prison reform activist Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five comes a powerful YA novel in verse about a boy who is wrongfully incarcerated. Perfect for fans of the Noughts & Crosses series and The Hate U Give.

            ISBN 9780008422141
            Released NZ 2 Sep 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            204 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            House Arrest

            House Arrest (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Holt, K. A.

            • RRP: $17.99
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            While under house arrest for one year for stealing a wallet, young Timothy keeps free-verse notes on his life in a court-ordered journal as he deals with having a sick brother and tries to stay out of trouble.

            ISBN 9781452156484
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2016
            Publisher Chronicle Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            Worse Things

            Worse Things (Paperback)

            By Murphy, Sally; Illustrated by Davis, Sarah

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            Worse Things is a story about connections, the ways they are made, and what happens when they are lost or illusive, from the award-winning author of Pearl Verses the World and Toppling. Worse Things follows the lives of three main characters: Blake, an Aussie Rules football playe...r who suffers a devastating injury; Jolene, a hockey player who hates the game and and is grieving over the recent death of her father; and Amed, a soccer-loving, non-English speaking orphan who feels like an outsider since arriving in Australia after being raised in a refugee camp.A touching and inspirational story about connections and the things that bind us all.
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            ISBN 9781760651657
            Published NZ 1 May 2020
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            221 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Beasts Beneath Our Feet

            The Beasts Beneath Our Feet (Hardback)

            By Carter, James; Kosareva, Alisa

            • RRP: $27.99
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            Meet the trilobites that scuttled, the munching, crunching dinosaurs and a heard of roaming woolly mammoths in this mighty prehistoric adventure!

            ISBN 9781838911805
            Released NZ 15 Jan 2022
            Publisher Little Tiger Press Group
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            An Odd Dog Christmas

            An Odd Dog Christmas (Hardback)

            By Biddulph, Rob

            • RRP: $22.99
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            Come join the Odd Dog on a festive journey to find the perfect present, and perhaps save Christmas along the way... a brand-new, PAW-some story from Rob Biddulph - the genius behind the #DrawWithRob phenomenon and the bestselling and award-winning Blown Away!

            ISBN 9780008413354
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            487 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Becoming Muhammad Ali
             

            Becoming Muhammad Ali (Paperback)

            By Patterson, James; Alexander, Kwame; Illustrated by Anyabwile, Dawud

            • RRP: $22.50
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            Kwame Alexander and James Patterson join forces in Becoming Muhammad Ali, the illustrated novel on the life of the boxing legend. A mixture of prose and verse, it follows the life of the young Ali up until age 17. Written with the cooperation and support of Muhammad Ali's estate,... this is one of the best books of the year for younger readers.
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            ISBN 9781913090715
            Publisher Jacaranda Books Art Music Ltd
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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