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No Safe Harbour
  

No Safe Harbour (Paperback, 2nd edition)

By Hill, David

Stuart and his twin sister Sandra are coming home to Wellington on the ferry. Stuart knows he'll enjoy the trip - he's a good sailor. But it's April 1968 and the ship is the Wahine. As the tragic events unwind Stuart and Sandra must battle to stay alive. A vivid and compelling pi... read full description below.

ISBN 9780143308584
Barcode 9780143308584
Published 23 July 2014 by Penguin
Format Paperback, 2nd edition
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ISBN-13 9780143308584
ISBN-10 0143308580
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 23 July 2014
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback, 2nd edition
Edition 2nd edition
Author(s) By Hill, David
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
War Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 128
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 201mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 128g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 506739

Description of this Book

Stuart and his twin sister Sandra are coming home to Wellington on the ferry. Stuart knows he'll enjoy the trip - he's a good sailor. But it's April 1968 and the ship is the Wahine. As the tragic events unwind Stuart and Sandra must battle to stay alive. A vivid and compelling picture of the Wahine's last hours.

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Author's Bio

David Hill spent most of his childhood and teenage years in Napier. He studied at Victoria University and became a high school teacher, teaching both in New Zealand and the UK. He became a full-time writer in 1982 and is one of this country's most highly regarded authors for children and young people. David's books have been published internationally and rights of earlier titles have been sold to Germany, France, the UK, Japan, Korea, Slovenia and China. David has won several awards for his writing in New Zealand and overseas, including the Times Educational Supplement Nasen Award for See Ya, Simon. He was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in 2004. My Brother's War, published by Penguin in 2012, won the Junior Fiction and Children's Choice Junior Fiction award categories at the 2013 New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults.

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