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              New Zealand Book Awards Finalist 2021

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              The Porangi Boy
               

              The Porangi Boy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kino, Shilo

              • RRP: $25.00
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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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              Kowhai and the Giants
                

              Kowhai and the Giants (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Parker, Kate

              • RRP: $30.00
              • $24.00
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              'Kowhai first appeared from the golden glow of a beautiful flower . . . and her voice was the rain and the sea and the cry of a bird.' Follow Kowhai as she discovers a tiny seed's hope to build a great forest.

              ISBN 9780473528904
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2021
              Publisher Mary Egan Publishing
              Interest Age 3-5 years
              Availability
              100 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              North and South: A Tale of Two Hemispheres
               

              North and South: A Tale of Two Hemispheres (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Morris, Sandra

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.99
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              A beautiful non-fiction picture book about animals around the world. This nonfiction picture book takes readers around the world through the months of the year, looking at seasons in both the northern and southern hemisphere. It focuses on a species in each hemisphere for that mo...nth, e.g. March in the northern hemisphere is polar bear cubs in the Canadian Arctic and also saltwater crocodiles in Australia. There will be a range of countries, habitats, species and animal activities. Potential for more in-depth facts at the end of the book for older readers.
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              ISBN 9781925381801
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2021
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-10 years
              Availability
              922 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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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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              This is Where I Stand
               

              This is Where I Stand (Hardback)

              By Werry, Philippa; Illustrated by Rynhart, Kieran

              • RRP: $27.99
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              "Provides a glimpse into the life of a soldier immortalised as a statue, reflecting the passage of time. The soldier on a war memorial tells the story of what he has seen over the years. Although the soldier is based on the Untidy Soldier statue in Devonport, it could be any stat...ue in any town. The story begins in a modern day setting, then moves back to WWI, WWII to finish again in contemporary times."--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9781775433842
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-7 years
              Availability
              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              New Zealand Disasters: Our Response, Resilience and Recovery
               

              New Zealand Disasters: Our Response, Resilience and Recovery (Hardback)

              By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.39
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              New Zealanders have endured phenomenal natural and human disasters throughout the ages. This inspiring book, by Maria Gill and Marco Ivancic, documents some of these key moments in our history and, more importantly, how we responded and grew stronger as a result.

              ISBN 9781775436218
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Availability
              992 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Katipo Joe Book #2: Spycraft
               

              Katipo Joe Book #2: Spycraft (Paperback)

              By Falkner, Brian

              • RRP: $19.99
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              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.

              ISBN 9781775436607
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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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
              Availability
              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Moon & Sun
               

              Moon & Sun (Paperback)

              By Szymanik, Melinda; Illustrated by Laugesen, Malene

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Moon is sad. She feels dull next to her bright happy sister, Sun. She hides away at night until Sun tells Moon how special she is and how she would love to share the sky with her. This beautifully illustrated children's book explains how our differences are our strengths and how ...together we can make the world a better place!
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              ISBN 9781988516806
              Published NZ 10 Feb 2021
              Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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              795 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              You're Joking: Become an Expert Joke-Teller
                

              You're Joking: Become an Expert Joke-Teller (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Moffatt, Tom E.; Illustrated by Beavis, Paul

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Tired of no-one laughing at your jokes? You don't have be. Joke-telling is a skill, like playing the piano or juggling live hedgehogs. Tom E. Moffatt teaches you that skill with easy-to-follow instructions and simple exercises: Pick the perfect joke for the situation Discover how... to use body-language, expression and timing Practise your joke-telling with 101 hilarious jokes With this book and a dash of practice, you'll get the laughter and applause you deserve. Without ever needing to juggle hedgehogs.
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              ISBN 9780995121041
              Published NZ 10 Nov 2020
              Publisher Nationwide Books
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Availability
              117 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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