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              The Porangi Boy
               

              The Porangi Boy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kino, Shilo

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              Twelve-year-old Niko lives in a small, rural town. The government want to build a prison over the home of a taniwha. Niko's grandfather is busy protesting, but when he dies, it's up to Niko to convince the community that the taniwha is real and stop the prison from being built.

              ISBN 9781775503996
              Published NZ 30 Jul 2020
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea
               

              Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea (Paperback)

              By Roxborogh, T. K.

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              A one-legged boy stands up against a warring family of Maori gods to save the world.

              ISBN 9781775503972
              Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Across the Risen Sea

              Across the Risen Sea (Paperback)

              By MacDibble, Bren

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              Across the Risen Sea is an action-packed, compelling and heartfelt middle-fiction adventure, set in a post-climate change landscape, from the multi-award winning author of How to Bee.

              ISBN 9781760526054
              Published NZ 4 Aug 2020
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Midnight Adventures of Ruru and Kiwi
               

              The Midnight Adventures of Ruru and Kiwi (Paperback)

              By Scott, Clare; Illustrated by Haarhoff, Amy

              • RRP: $19.99
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              The delightful rhyming story of Ruru and Kiwi, who host a midnight forest party for their friends, with award-winning illustrations. The Ruru and Kiwi went into the bush, wrapped snug in night's velvety black. They took some runny manuka honey tied up in a flax-woven sack. Drawin...g on a cast of nocturnal New Zealand creatures, with award-winning illustrations by Amy Haarhoff, Clare Scott's story imagines Edward Lear's famous nonsense poem taking place in a moonlit forest in Aotearoa.
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              ISBN 9780143773146
              Published NZ 31 Mar 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Mihi
               

              Mihi (Board Book)

              Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $17.99
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              This beautiful boardbook for every New Zealand baby introduces ideas of me and my whanau in the form of a simple mihi This beautiful boardbook for every New Zealand baby introduces ideas of me and my whanau within the form of a simple mihi or pepeha. A simple book to look at and ...share with babies, it can also be used as an introduction to a child's pepeha. Moves from waka, mountain, iwi, mama and papa to the reading baby. Ko toku ao tenei, this is my world.
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              ISBN 9781776573028
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 0-3 years
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
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              Uruuru Whenua o Ngatoroirangi, Te: 2021
               

              Uruuru Whenua o Ngatoroirangi, Te: 2021 (Paperback)

              By Winitana, Chris; Illustrated by Mutton-Rogers, Laya

              This is the story, told in te reo Maori, of the arrival of Ngatoroirangi in Aotearoa and his exploration of the landscape and subduing of kaitiaki, such as the guardian of Tarawera, Tamaohoi; the guardian of water on Kaingaroa, Torepatutai; and the King of the Patupaiarehe, fairy... folk, Ririo. This adventure story traces the places Ngatoroirangi travelled through, such as Waimahunga, the large spring where he conducted his cleansing ceremonies, and Te Wharua o Ngatoroirangi, where his footprints are still visible in the land today.
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              ISBN 9781775506393
              Published NZ 10 May 2021
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
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              Hound the Detective
               

              Hound the Detective (Paperback)

              By Andrews, Kimberly

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              Search for clues hidden in the pictures and help Hound to solve the riddle in this delightful return to the world of Puffin the Architect. I'm Hound! And I'm a sleuth. I solve all types of cases. I sniff and snuff until my nose detects the clues and traces. Missing jewels, stolen... cars - I always solve the crime. My latest case arrived by post. Ha ha - detecting time! This gorgeous, multi-layered and engaging whodunnit by an award-winning writer has a delightful surprise at the end. Readers will love studying each action-packed illustration, poring over the details of Hound's secret passages and map, spotting the adorable animals lurking in the pictures, and finding the caterpillar hidden on every page. Read all the books in Kimberly Andrews' award-winning series!
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              ISBN 9780143774655
              Published NZ 4 Aug 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              The Inkberg Enigma
               

              The Inkberg Enigma (Paperback)

              Illustrated by King, Jonathan

              • RRP: $29.99
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              A graphic-novel mystery adventure for eight- to twelve-year-olds in which a girl and boy uncover the secret that has corrupted their seaside town Miro and Zia live in Aurora, a fishing town nestled in the shadow of an ancient castle. Miro lives in his books; Zia is never without ...her camera. The day they meet, they uncover a secret. The fishing works, the castle, the town council: all are linked to an ill-fated 1930s Antarctic expedition. But the diary of that journey has been hidden and the sea is stirring up unusual creatures. Something has a powerful hold over the town. With Zia determined to find out more, Miro finds himself putting aside his books for a real adventure.The Inkberg Enigma is an exciting adventure with a strong filmic narrative.
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              ISBN 9781776572663
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Gecko Press
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              Hare & Ruru: A Quiet Moment
               

              Hare & Ruru: A Quiet Moment (Hardback)

              By Shallcrass, Laura

              • RRP: $30.00
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              Hare lived in a quiet corner.But there was still noise... This is the story of Hare, who struggles to find quiet even in peaceful places. Hare goes on a journey to try and find a solution. This gentle, heartwarming story is for anybody who suffers from noises, anxiety or loud fee...lings.
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              ISBN 9780995118058
              Published NZ 9 Oct 2020
              Publisher Beatnik Publishing
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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              Mophead Tu: The Queen's Poem
               

              Mophead Tu: The Queen's Poem (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Marsh, Selina Tusitala

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              In the sequel to the bestselling Mophead, Selina is invited to read a poem for the Queen in Westminster Abbey. Someone at work calls her a 'sellout'. What will she do?

              ISBN 9781869409449
              Published NZ 30 Jun 2021
              Publisher Auckland University Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Mophead
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