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            Long Way Down

            Long Way Down (Paperback, Main)

            By Reynolds, Jason; Illustrated by Priestley, Chris

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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
            Released NZ 29 Aug 2018
            Publisher Faber and Faber
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Crossover

            The Crossover (Paperback)

            By Alexander, Kwame

            • RRP: $21.99
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            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
            Released NZ 4 Jan 2016
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Words We Keep

            The Words We Keep (Paperback)

            By Stewart, Erin

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            Shining a light on mental health stigma, perfectionism and self-expression, The Words We Keep is perfect for fans of Jennifer Niven's All the Bright Places and Tamara Ireland Stone's Every Last Word.

            ISBN 9781471184512
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2022
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            The Tiny Woman's Coat
              

            The Tiny Woman's Coat (Hardback)

            By Cowley, Joy; Illustrated by Clarkson, Giselle

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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
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            Midnight Magic: Mirror Mischief

            Midnight Magic: Mirror Mischief (Paperback)

            By Harrison, Michelle; Illustrated by Elwick, Elissa

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            Midnight brings her reflection to life to keep herself company while Trixie is at school. But instead of staying safely on the other side of the glass, the mischievous mirror-cat escapes to cause chaos!

            ISBN 9781788951494
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2022
            Publisher Little Tiger Press Group
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Midnight Magic
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            Skinny Dip: Poetry
             

            Skinny Dip: Poetry (Paperback)

            Edited by Paris, Susan; De Goldi, Kate

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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
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            What Snail Knows

            What Snail Knows (Paperback)

            By Apel, Kathryn

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            Lucy and Dad move a lot, so it's hard to make friends. Lucy's glad she has Snail, the perfect pet for a lonely girl. If only she had her own shell to hide in every time she started at a new school. But this place is different. She likes her teacher, Miss Darling. She likes her cl...assmates, especially Tahnee. She even likes Mei-hui's van park, where she lives with Dad and Snail. This place feels like home. But can she convince her dad to stay? From the author of Bully on the Bus comes this moving story about making friends and finding where you belong.
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            ISBN 9780702265464
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2022
            Publisher University of Queensland Press
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            Punching the Air

            Punching the Air (Paperback)

            By Zoboi, Ibi; Salaam, Yusef

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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
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            Carnival of the Animals
              

            Carnival of the Animals (Hardback)

            By Morpurgo, Michael

            • RRP: $39.10
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            • Internationally sourced

            A stunning gift collection of animal poems from master storyteller Michael Morpurgo, celebrating with heart and humour the creatures with whom we share our planet.

            ISBN 9780008459826
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            The Crossing

            The Crossing (Paperback)

            By Mann, Manjeet

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            Praise for Run, Rebel - Guardian best book of 2020 and shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal- A tightly crafted series of punchy, often heartbreaking narrative poems . . . Mann's brilliant, coruscating verse novel lays out the anatomy of Amber's revolution, and the tentative first f...lowerings of hope and change. Guardian A trailblazing new novel about two teenagers from opposite worlds; The Crossing is a profound story of hope, grief, and the very real tragedies of the refugee crisis. Natalie's world is falling apart. She's just lost her mum and her brother marches the streets of Dover full of hate and anger. Swimming is her only refuge. Sammy has fled his home and family in Eritrea for the chance of a new life in Europe. Every step he takes on his journey is a step into an unknown and unwelcoming future. A twist of fate brings them together and gives them both hope. But is hope enough to mend a broken world?
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            ISBN 9780241411445
            Released NZ 3 Aug 2021
            Publisher Penguin Random House Australia
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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