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              Trash

              Trash (Paperback)

              By Mulligan, Andy

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              Raphael is a dumpsite boy. He spends his days wading through mountains of steaming trash, sifting it, sorting it, breathing it, sleeping next to it. Then one unlucky-lucky day, Raphael's world turns upside down. A small leather bag falls into his hands. It's a bag of clues. It's ...a bag of hope. It's a bag that will change everything.
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              ISBN 9781909531130
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ 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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              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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              Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories

              Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories (Paperback)

              By Kinney, Jeff

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              Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson's imagination. You'll meet zombies, vampires, ghosts, and much more in these comically terrifying tales. Rowley's spooky stories might leave you laughing, but be...ware-you could end up sleeping with the lights on! And don't miss Rowley Jefferson's first two awesome friendly books, the instant #1 bestsellers Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid- Rowley Jefferson's Journal and Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure!
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              ISBN 9781761043956
              Published NZ 26 Mar 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              Cousins
               

              Cousins (Paperback)

              By Grace, Patricia

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              Now a feature film, this is the unforgettable story of three women's intersecting lives. Makareta is the chosen one - carrying her family's hopes. Missy is the observer - the one who accepts but has her dreams. Mata is always waiting - for life to happen as it stealthily passes b...y. Moving from the forties to the present, from the country to the protests of the cities, Cousins is the story of these three cousins. Thrown together as children, they have subsequently grown apart, yet they share a connection that can never be broken. A stunning novel about tradition and change, about whanau and its struggle to survive, about the place of women in a shifting world. '. . . it is robust and powerful. I simply could not put it down. Lyrical and vibrant, smoothly paced and quietly rhythmic, Grace's language moves easily from one person to the next, as the stories unfold.' - Ngahuia Te Awekotuku, NZ Listener 'Cousins is an engrossing story that runs on in the head long after it has finished.' - Dominion Sunday Times 'Patricia Grace writes with an enviable clarity and power.' - Evening Post Cousins has been adapted for the screen, the film produced by Miss Conception Films and Whenua Films, directed by Ainsley Gardiner and Briar Grace-Smith, screenplay by Briar Grace-Smith and Patricia Grace.
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              ISBN 9780143774907
              Published NZ 2 Mar 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Cousins
               

              The Cousins (Paperback)

              By McManus, Karen M.

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              The Storys are the envy of their neighbours: owners of the largest property on their East Coast island, they are rich, beautiful, and close. Until it all falls apart. The four children are suddenly dropped by their mother with a single sentence: You know what you did. They never ...hear from her again. Years later, when 18-year-old cousins Aubrey, Milly and Jonah Story receive a mysterious invitation to spend the summer at their grandmother's resort, they have no choice but to follow their curiosity and meet the woman who's been such an enigma their entire lives. This entire family is built on secrets, right? It's the Story legacy. This summer, the teenagers are determined to discover the truth at the heart of their family. But some secrets are better left alone. THE BRILLIANT NEW THRILLER FROM INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE OF US IS LYING KAREN M MCMANUS
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              ISBN 9780241376942
              Released NZ 7 Dec 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Once
               

              Once (Paperback, New title)

              By Gleitzman, Morris

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              For three years and eight months Felix has lived in a convent orphanage high in the mountains of Poland. He is different from the other orphans, though, as Felix is convinced his parents are still alive and that they will one day come back to get him. But instead, the orphanage i...s visited by a group of Nazis... This book is suitable for ages 11+.
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              ISBN 9780143301950
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2005
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Once
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              Showtym Adventures 8: Syd, the Muster Pony
               

              Showtym Adventures 8: Syd, the Muster Pony (Paperback)

              By Wilson, Kelly

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              In this exciting conclusion to the bestselling Showtym Adventures series, Amanda, Kelly and Vicki go on a road trip to find their dream ponies! Nine-year-old Amanda is thrilled when her parents announce plans to travel the length of the country in search of a Grand Prix show jump...er for Vicki, as well as a new pony each for Kelly and Amanda. From wild beaches and lake swims to panning for gold and high-country musters, each day on the road brings the three sisters new experiences - and new challenges. Will Amanda and her new pony Syd survive the dangerous overnight cattle muster? And will Vicki find the Grand Prix pony of her dreams? In this story inspired by the Wilson Sisters' early years, Vicki, Kelly and Amanda first taste the freedom of exploring the world on horseback.
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              ISBN 9780143773399
              Published NZ 2 Feb 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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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 Wave

              The Wave (Paperback)

              By Rhue, Morton

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              Laurie isn't sure what to make of 'The Wave'. It had begun as a simple history experiment to liven up their World War II studies and had become a craze that was taking over their lives. Laurie's classmates are changing from normal teenagers into chanting, saluting fanatics. 'The ...Wave' is sweeping through the school - and it is out of control. Laurie's friends scoff at her warnings but she knows she must make them see what they have become before it's too late. Based on a nightmarish true episode in a Californian high school, this powerful novel is part of the Originals - Penguin's very best modern classics for young adults.
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              ISBN 9780141368931
              Released NZ 30 Jan 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series The Originals
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