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            Two Wolves

            Two Wolves (Paperback)

            By Bancks, Tristan

            • RRP: $21.00
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            One afternoon, police officers show up at Ben Silver's front door. Minutes after they leave, his parents arrive home. Ben and his little sister Olive are bundled into the car and told they're going on a holiday. But are they? It doesn't take long for Ben to realise that his paren...ts are in trouble. Ben's always dreamt of becoming a detective - his dad even calls him 'Cop'. Now Ben gathers evidence and tries to uncover what his parents have done. The problem is, if he figures it out, what does he do? Tell someone? Or keep the secret and live life on the run? WINNER, Young Australian Best Books Award (YABBA) - Fiction for Years 7-9, 2015 HONOUR BOOK, Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year - Younger Readers 2015 'A tense, hard-edged, no-holds-barred thriller.' Anthony Horowitz, author of the Alex Rider series 'A high stakes adventure that will keep you guessing and breathless until the very end.' Michael Gerard Bauer, author of Don't Call Me Ishmael
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            ISBN 9781760892661
            Published NZ 18 Jun 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Wonder

            Wonder (Paperback)

            By Palacio, R. J.

            • RRP: $23.00
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            Auggie wants to be an ordinary ten-years-old. He does ordinary things - eating ice cream, playing on his Xbox. He feels ordinary - inside. But Auggie is far from ordinary. Ordinary kids don't make other ordinary kids run away screaming in playgrounds. Ordinary kids aren't stared ...at wherever they go.
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            ISBN 9780552565974
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2014
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Punching the Air

            Punching the Air (Paperback)

            By Zoboi, Ibi; Salaam, Yusef

            • RRP: $22.99
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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
            98 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Locked Down
             

            Locked Down (Paperback)

            By Bas, Jessica Le; Illustrated by Morris, Toby

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            The deadly influenza pandemic XB276 is sweeping the country. Twelve-year-old Zac wakes up one morning to the news that everyone must stay home. He can't leave the house for weeks, or even months. Pretty soon he's facing running out of food, with no electricity, no telephone and n...o internet. The only people he can count on are his family and closest neighbours. As Zac faces each new challenge living under lockdown, he discovers resources he never knew he had - and mysteries begging to be solved. This prescient and gripping novel about a nation in lockdown was written following the H1N1 global pandemic. It won a Storylines Junior Fiction Award in 2011.
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            ISBN 9780143775331
            Published NZ 2 Feb 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            Dear Martin

            Dear Martin (Paperback)

            By Stone, Nic

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            Raw, captivating, and undeniably real, Nic Stone boldly tackles American race relations in this stunning debut.

            ISBN 9781471175565
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2018
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
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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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            Fish In A Tree

            Fish In A Tree (Paperback)

            By Mullaly Hunt, Lynda

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            -Ally's greatest fear is that everyone will find out she is as dumb as they think she is because she still doesn't know how to read---

            ISBN 9780142426425
            Released NZ 3 Apr 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

            The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Paperback)

            By Alexie, Sherman

            • RRP: $22.00
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            Suitable for young adults, this book tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school. It chronicles contemporary adolescence as seen through the eyes of one Native American boy.

            ISBN 9781783442010
            Released NZ 2 Mar 2015
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Claudia and the New Girl

            Claudia and the New Girl (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Illustrated by Epstein, Gabriela; By Martin, Ann M.

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            This graphic novel adapted by rising artist Gabriela Epstein is now available in full colour! Kristy, Mary Anne, Claudia, and Stacey are best friends and founding members of The Babysitters Club. Whatever comes up, you can count on them to save the day.

            ISBN 9781338304572
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2021
            Publisher Scholastic US
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series The Babysitters Club Graphic Novel
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            Dear Justyce
             

            Dear Justyce (Paperback)

            By Stone, Nic

            • RRP: $25.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            In the stunning sequel to the New York Times bestseller Dear Martin, bestselling author Nic Stone unflinchingly explores race and inequality and the impact of both on young black lives.

            ISBN 9781471186936
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2020
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
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