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              Ice Breaker
               

              Ice Breaker (Hardback)

              By Gill, Maria

              • RRP: $27.99
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              Much has been written about explorer Ernest Shackleton's three courageous expeditions to the Antarctic. What is not so well-known is the crucial role that Captain Frank Worsley played in saving the lives of the crew of Endurance after it got stuck in ice floes and broke apart dur...ing the attempt to traverse the Continent in 1914. After abandoning their ship, in the Weddell Sea, Frank led marches across the ice in the hope of reaching land. When their ice flow split, endangering all their lives, the survivors boarded three small lifeboats. Frank navigated them to Elephant Island during a terrific storm. When they found the island uninhabited, Frank led a six-man rescue party 1300 kilometres overland to a whaling station in South Georgia. Without his precise navigation skills and incredible determination, the rescue party would never have made it. One day after reaching the whaling station, he set out again to go back and rescue the other members of the lifeboat party.
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              ISBN 9781869665364
              Published NZ 31 Jan 2020
              Publisher New Holland Publishers
              Interest Age Children
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              Level 2 Chemistry Study Guide
               

              Level 2 Chemistry Study Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Boniface, Suzanne

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              Level 2 Chemistry Study Guide covers all seven NCEA Level 2 Achievement Standards: the three externally assessed Chemistry Standards 2.4, 2.5 and 2.6 the four internally assessed Chemistry Standards 2.1, 2.2, 2.3 and 2.7.

              ISBN 9780947504922
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2020
              Publisher ESA Publications
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              We are Going Places
               

              We are Going Places (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kool, Katie; Illustrated by Tan, Cindy

              • RRP: $16.99
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              This early graded reader uses high frequency words to show the family on their daily outings. The delightful illustrations engage children in the early reading process.

              ISBN 9781927300046
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2014
              Publisher Miscellaneous
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Beginning to Read with Charlie
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              Rebecca and the Queen of Nations
                

              Rebecca and the Queen of Nations (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Burnside, Deborah

              "It's 1874 and when ten-year-old Rebecca Kelly is sent to the dreary Derry workhouse she decides that this is not the life for her. So she runs away and steals a horse to ride to Belfast. Rebecca is determined that she will join her brother, Felix, who is a sailor on the Queen of... Nations, a ship bound for New Zealand, but this will be difficult for a young girl without a penny to her name. Rebecca must become a servant for the Walker family and earn her passage to the new colony"--Publisher information. Suggested level: primary.
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              ISBN 9780143307716
              Published NZ 24 Jul 2013
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series New Zealand Girl
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              Souls in Exile
               

              Souls in Exile (Paperback)

              By Hair, David

              "Ravana is back. Will his slayers find their powers in time? Bollywood actress Sunita Ashoka's reality show Swayamvara Live has ended in bloodshed and disaster. Vikram, Amanjit and Rasita are on the run, accused of the actress's murder. In exile like the heroes of the Ramayana, t...hey are seemingly beset by the same perils. Then a tragedy forces Vikram into the open. There is hope: Rasita is beginning to remember her past lives, Amanjit's skills as a warrior are returning, and his fiancee Deepika is awakening to undreamt-of powers. But their enemy, Ravindra, has also found allies-the nightmarish Rakshasa army. Memories and legends are coming alive all over India, from the bloodied sands of Ullal to secret locations in Mumbai, Pushkar and Varanasi. The fight to the finish has begun"--Back cover. Suggested level: secondary.
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              ISBN 9780143568117
              Published NZ 25 Jul 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series The Return of Ravana
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              A Wish for You
               

              A Wish for You (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Novak, Matt

              • RRP: $34.00
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              One alone is not much fun. Two together is better, it's true. But even two can be blue. So two agree that they need three! A story of love for three, four, or even more.

              ISBN 9780061552021
              Published NZ 14 May 2010
              Publisher Greenwillow Books
              Interest Age Children
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              The Ghost Tree and Other Eerie Tales
               

              The Ghost Tree and Other Eerie Tales (Paperback)

              By Holcroft, Anthony

              Anthony Holcroft's The Ghost Tree and Other Eerie Tales is a spooky collection of stories designed to give you chills. With tales of magical cabbage trees able to move from place to place, not-so-harmless house guests and music that bridges the gap between the dead and the living..., there's a story here for everyone.
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              ISBN 9780143304739
              Published NZ 28 Sep 2009
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Riding High at White Cloud Station
               

              Riding High at White Cloud Station (Paperback)

              By Nicholson, Trudy

              Suzy has promised her best friends Alexa and Lucy that she will show them the secret herd of curly-coated horses living in the wild mountains near White Cloud Station. But a tragic accident puts an end to one of the girls' eventing ambitions.

              ISBN 9780143304760
              Published NZ 26 Oct 2009
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
              Series White Cloud Station
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              Sinking
               

              Sinking (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

              "Conrad [is] on his way to swimming training in the pre-dawn darkness. As he hurries through a park, a terrified old man bursts out of the trees at him, before running away. On his way home later, Con sees the same old man, perfectly at ease this time, with his grand-daughter, an... edgy, aggressive, solitary girl who has just arrived at Con's school. The girl (Becks) is a horse enthusiast. Con hates horses almost as much as she hates swimming. The old man holds a terrible secret, which is driving him almost mad. Becks is fiercely protective of him, and reacts explosively against the group of school bullies who mock him. But she can't cope by herself, and slowly, she and Con are drawn into the full details of the secret"--Publisher.
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              ISBN 9781775431329
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2013
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              When Gulls Fly High
               

              When Gulls Fly High (Hardback)

              By Bland, Peter; Illustrated by Bland, Joanna

              When Gulls Fly High is actor and poet Peter Bland's second collection of children's verse following the popular The Night Kite. Beautifully illustrated by Peter's daughter, Joanna Bland, this lively, humorous and often thought-provoking collection of poetry will appeal to readers... of all ages.
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              ISBN 9780143504474
              Published NZ 4 Jan 2011
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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