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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... read full description below.

ISBN 9781775431329
Published 1 July 2013 by Scholastic
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781775431329
ISBN-10 1775431320
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic New Zealand
Publication Date 1 July 2013
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hill, David
Category Adventure Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 176
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 317423

Description of this Book

A grim secret. A life in danger. When a crazy old man leaps out of the bushes at Conrad on his way to swimming training, he gets the fright of his life. And when he discovers the man's granddaughter is that weird horse-riding girl from school, he decides to steer clear of them. But fate has other ideas ...and he is drawn into a grim secret. What's the old man's connection to a death from long ago? And whose life is in danger now ...

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Author's Bio

David Hill is one of New Zealand's most well-known children's fiction authors, with many of his titles having won awards and reviewers' accolades. His most recent book with Scholastic was his first picture book, The Red Poppy.

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