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            Two Wolves

            Two Wolves (Paperback)

            By Bancks, Tristan

            • RRP: $21.00
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            One afternoon, police officers show up at Ben Silver's front door. Minutes after they leave, his parents arrive home. Ben and his little sister Olive are bundled into the car and told they're going on a holiday. But are they? It doesn't take long for Ben to realise that his paren...ts are in trouble. Ben's always dreamt of becoming a detective - his dad even calls him 'Cop'. Now Ben gathers evidence and tries to uncover what his parents have done. The problem is, if he figures it out, what does he do? Tell someone? Or keep the secret and live life on the run? WINNER, Young Australian Best Books Award (YABBA) - Fiction for Years 7-9, 2015 HONOUR BOOK, Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year - Younger Readers 2015 'A tense, hard-edged, no-holds-barred thriller.' Anthony Horowitz, author of the Alex Rider series 'A high stakes adventure that will keep you guessing and breathless until the very end.' Michael Gerard Bauer, author of Don't Call Me Ishmael
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            ISBN 9781760892661
            Published NZ 18 Jun 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Hindsight: Pivotal Moments in New Zealand History
             

            Hindsight: Pivotal Moments in New Zealand History (Paperback)

            By Hager, Mandy

            • RRP: $40.00
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            Four pivotal moments in NZ history are examined through a variety of source materials and commentary that enlivens the event and describes its impact on our society and our growth as a global nation. A resource for all schools and libraries - a link to the onetree-house.com websi...te will hold downloadable resources.
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            ISBN 9780995106543
            Published NZ 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            White Lies Maori Legends and Fairytales
              

            White Lies Maori Legends and Fairytales (Paperback)

            By Dowling-Mitchell, Falstaff

            • RRP: $41.99
            • $41.99
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            Pete dreams of being an All Black but life isn't easy - other boys in the rugby team are bigger and stronger, the new principal is trying to take Maori culture away from school, and his annoying daughter wants to be Pete's friend. Stuff that. She's a straight up weirdo! The schoo...l bully wants to smash his face in every chance he gets, and on top of that, his best mate isn't being himself lately. What's going on with him? A book where young characters begin to question their world in Aotearoa. Was land stolen off Maori years ago? If so, what does that mean now? Why was there a war between Maori and Europeans on the banks of the Waikato river? How different are New Zealand Maori from New Zealand Europeans today, and how different did their cultures used to be? When it seems like everything is against Pete, he has to stand up and fight for what he believes in, and he learns that help can come from the most surprising places.
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            ISBN 9780473466060
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            I am the Universe
              

            I am the Universe (Hardback)

            By Unka, Vasanti

            • RRP: $25.00
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            • Pub Date
              1 Sep 20

            From glittering galaxies to busy city streets, this stunning picture book takes you on a tour around the Universe. I am the Universe, an infinite space of glittering galaxies. It's a starlit journey through space that will lead you to a wonderful planet brimming with all kinds of... life - including yours. This stunning story demonstrating the scale of the Universe and our place in it was created specially for children aged three years and up by the award-winning author-illustrator Vasanti Unka, who lives in Auckland, New Zealand, the Earth, the Solar System, the Galaxy, the Milky Way, the Universe.
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            ISBN 9780143773443
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
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            Kiwi
              

            Kiwi (Hardback)

            By Isern, Susanna; Illustrated by Luciana, Rebeca

            • RRP: $36.50
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            A kiwi paired with a rather rare bird create this beautifully illustrated story that speaks to the importance of differences between people.

            ISBN 9788416566938
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
            Publisher La Fragatina
            Interest Age 3-5 years
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            White Bird: A Graphic Novel

            White Bird: A Graphic Novel (Hardback)

            By Palacio, R. J.

            • RRP: $40.00
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            A powerful, unforgettable graphic novel from the world of Wonder, by globally bestselling and award-winning author R J Palacio. To the millions of readers who fell in love with R J Palacio's Wonder, Julian is best-known as Auggie Pullman's classroom bully. White Bird reveals a ne...w side to Julian's story, as Julian discovers the moving and powerful tale of his grandmother, who was hidden from the Nazis as a young Jewish girl in occupied France during the Second World War. An unforgettable, unputdownable story about strength, courage and the power of kindness to change hearts, build bridges, and even save lives, from the globally bestselling author of Wonder.
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            ISBN 9780241397244
            Released NZ 7 Dec 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Wonder
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            The Cool Bean

            The Cool Bean (Hardback)

            By John, Jory; Illustrated by Oswald, Pete

            • RRP: $29.99
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            The too-cool-for-school third picture book from the #1 New York Times bestselling creators of The Bad Seed and The Good Egg, Jory John and Pete Oswald Everyone knows the cool beans.

            ISBN 9780062954527
            Released NZ 30 Dec 2019
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 4-8 years
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            The Crossover: Graphic Novel

            The Crossover: Graphic Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Alexander, Kwame; Illustrated by Anyabwile, Dawud

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Kwame Alexander's New York Times bestseller and Newbery Medal-winning The Crossover is vividly brought to life as a graphic novel

            ISBN 9781783449590
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2020
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes

            Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes (Paperback)

            By Cooper, Chris

            • RRP: $17.99
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            What is forensic science and how is it used to solve a crime? How do you know if a red stain is blood or ketchup, or whose blood it is? Can computers really recognize your face in a crowd? How do scientists decide how old bones are, and trace who they once belonged to? Explore th...e fascinating, and sometimes gory, world of forensics, where science helps crack the case. Learn why it is important to secure a crime scene, why fingerprints are critical clues, and how DNA sampling works. Find out how maggots can reveal how long someone has been dead, or how a single fabric fibre can lead to the murderer. From the scene of the crime to testing in the laboratory, you will get to know how all the clues are put together to tell a story and reveal the guilty person. Discover how methods have changed since the days of Sherlock Holmes, the latest technology in use today, and techniques of the future. Flip to the reference section to learn about pioneers in the field, see a timeline of forensic firsts, and locate museums and special websites to visit for further inspiration and exploration. The glossary gives you all the vocab you need to sound like a real CSI expert.
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            ISBN 9780241423639
            Released NZ 4 Feb 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series DK Eyewitness
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            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story
             

            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $40.00
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            "Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud. Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. Explore the defining moments of our history, ca...ptured by celebrated children's book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. Discover Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143770350
            Published NZ 2 Oct 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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