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            Maori Made Fun: 200+ puzzles and games to boost your reo
             

            Maori Made Fun: 200+ puzzles and games to boost your reo (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Morrison, Scotty; Morrison, Stacey

            • RRP: $25.00
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            Maori Made Fun contains over 250 word games, puzzles and activities - a fun-filled box of te reo tricks for everyone. Whether you're already a confident speaker of Maori or just getting started, use te reo Maori every day or almost never, have one hour spare or only one minute, t...his is the book for you. Featuring- Crosswords and wordfinds Jokes and riddles Memory games Word searches Visual puzzles Family activities Word matches Mysteries/puzzles Code crackers . . . and much more! From the authors of Maori Made Easy, Maori at Home and My First Words in Maori.
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            ISBN 9780143775294
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            More English Basics Third Edition : More essential tools to improve your English skills, Year 10
             

            More English Basics Third Edition : More essential tools to improve your English skills, Year 10 (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

            By Roxborogh, T.; Thomas, Jenny

            • RRP: $15.99
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            More English Basics is a complete workbook for independent study by students wishing to improve their understanding of basic English language skills. The exercises have been classroom-trialled with significant improvements between pre-test results and final test results. This wor...kbook has been designed to follow on from English Basics with the emphasis on preparation for the demands of English in the senior school. It is an invaluable and effective tool for students, teachers and parents because the teaching notes are clear, the exercises graduates, and there is constant revision. In addition, for the first time, a digital format has been built and tested by students for students to offer an alternative learning style. For students who prefer an interactive digital-only version, please contact your local education consultant and refer to ISBN number 9780170381406
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            ISBN 9780170381352
            Published NZ 9 Dec 2016
            Publisher Cengage Learning Australia
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Availability
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            The Covid Chronicles: Lessons from New Zealand
             

            The Covid Chronicles: Lessons from New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Little, Paul

            • RRP: $36.99
            • $27.74
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            The dramatic story of New Zealand's response to a global pandemic For the first time in history, on 15 March 2020 the New Zealand government closed the country's borders. What followed was a story unprecedented in almost every way imaginable. Featuring Finance Minister Grant Robe...rtson, science communicator Siouxsie Wiles, Queenstown Mayor Jim Boult, funeral directors Francis and Kaiora Tipene, Student Volunteer Army founder Sam Johnson, the Prime Minister's Chief Science Adviser Juliet Gerrard, businesswoman Jenene Crossnan and Auckland City Missioner Chris Farrelly - from a kura kaupapa principal to real estate agents: The Covid Chronicles is a multi-stranded account of one of the most extraordinary times in Aotearoa's history, and the lessons we must heed for our future.
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            ISBN 9781775541691
            Published NZ 7 Oct 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Odyssey
             

            The Odyssey (Paperback, Revised edition)

            By Homer; Introduction by Jones, Peter; Revised by Rieu, Dominic; Translated by Rieu, E. V.

            • RRP: $19.31
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            An epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the Trojan War forms one of the earliest and greatest works of Western literature. Confronted by natural and supernatural threats - shipwrecks, battles, monsters and the implacable enmity of the sea-god Poseidon - Odyss...eus must test his bravery and cunning to the full.
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            ISBN 9780140449112
            Released NZ 6 Mar 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Penguin Classics
            Language (English)
            Availability
            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            Have You Seen Luis Velez?
             

            Have You Seen Luis Velez? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hyde, Catherine Ryan

            • RRP: $32.50
            • $25.46
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            • Internationally sourced

            From New York Times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde comes a moving novel about two strangers who find that kindness is a powerful antidote to fear. Raymond Jaffe feels like he doesn't belong. Not with his mother's new family. Not as a weekend guest with his father and his ...father's wife. Not at school, where he's an outcast. After his best friend moves away, Raymond has only two real connections: to the feral cat he's tamed and to a blind ninety-two-year-old woman in his building who's introduced herself with a curious question: Have you seen Luis Velez? Mildred Gutermann, a German Jew who narrowly escaped the Holocaust, has been alone since her caretaker disappeared. She turns to Raymond for help, and as he tries to track Luis down, a deep and unexpected friendship blossoms between the two. Despondent at the loss of Luis, Mildred isolates herself further from a neighborhood devolving into bigotry and fear. Determined not to let her give up, Raymond helps her see that for every terrible act the world delivers, there is a mirror image of deep kindness, and Mildred helps Raymond see that there's hope if you have someone to hold on to.
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            ISBN 9781542042369
            Released NZ 21 May 2019
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Living Sea of Waking Dreams

            The Living Sea of Waking Dreams (Hardback)

            By Flanagan, Richard

            • RRP: $37.00
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            In a world of perennial fire and growing extinctions, Anna's aged mother is dying-if her three children would just allow it. Condemned by their pity to living she increasingly escapes through her hospital window into visions of horror and delight. When Anna's finger vanishes and ...a few months later her knee disappears, Anna too feels the pull of the window. She begins to see that all around her others are similarly vanishing, but no one else notices. All Anna can do is keep her mother alive. But the window keeps opening wider, taking Anna and the reader ever deeper into a strangely beautiful novel about hope and love and orange-bellied parrots. An ember storm of a novel, this is Booker Prize-winning novelist Richard Flanagan at his most moving-and astonishing-best.
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            ISBN 9781760899943
            Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Ko Aotearoa Tatou I We Are New Zealand
             

            Ko Aotearoa Tatou I We Are New Zealand (Paperback)

            Edited by Elvy, Michelle; Morris, Paula; Norcliffe, James

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Ko Aotearoa Tatou | We Are New Zealand is bursting with new works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and visual art created in response to the editors' questions: What is New Zealand now, in all its rich variety and contradiction, darkness and light? Who are New Zealanders?

            ISBN 9781988592527
            Published NZ 30 Oct 2020
            Publisher Otago University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Don't Call Me Grumpycorn! (HB)

            Don't Call Me Grumpycorn! (HB) (Hardback)

            By McIntyre, Sarah

            • RRP: $21.99
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            Unicorn and his friends are ready for an adventure, and nothing is more adventurous than travelling into SPACE! But when the four friends disagree over which planet to visit first, Unicorn decides to go off alone. Will Unicorn realise that friendship is what makes everything fun?... And will he finally stop being such a Grumpycorn?
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            ISBN 9780702302787
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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            Landmarks
             

            Landmarks (Hardback)

            By Sydney, Grahame; Marshall, Owen; Turner, Brian

            • RRP: $75.00
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            A handsome, landmark book celebrating the work of three of our literary and artistic heavyweights. The complementary work of artist Grahame Sydney, fiction writer Owen Marshall and poet Brian Turner was first brought together in the hugely successful Timeless Land in 1995. Its pa...ges showed their shared, deep connection to Central Otago, to its vast skies, its wide plains punctuated by jagged ranges, its unique colours and its dwarfing effect on the people who pass through it. Twenty-five years later, this lavish new volume from these three long-time friends showcases a rich selection of their subsequent work, including recently written, previously unpublished pieces. Through their own marks about the land and its people, be it in ink or paint, they offer a love song to the South Island, in particular Central Otago.
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            ISBN 9780143774228
            Published NZ 3 Nov 2020
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Potiki
              

            Potiki (Paperback, reprint)

            By Grace, Patricia

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Winner of the 1987 New Zealand Fiction Award. This compelling novel highlights one community's response to attacks on their ancestral values and symbols provides moving affirmation of the relationship between land and the people who live on it.

            ISBN 9780140088038
            Published NZ 12 Sep 2001
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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