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              Refugee

              Refugee (Paperback)

              By Gratz, Alan

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              Three different kids. One mission in common: ESCAPE. Josef is a Jewish boy in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing h...er country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety and freedom in America. Mahmoud is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe. All three young people will go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangersfrom drownings to bombings to betrayals. But for each of them, there is always the hope of tomorrow. And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, surprising connections will tie their stories together in the end
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              ISBN 9781742997681
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2018
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Holes
               

              Holes (Paperback)

              By Sachar, Louis

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              'This is a story of friendship with the cleverest of plot twists, and descriptions so vivid you can feel the heat of Stanley's desert prison burning off the page. A total must-read' The Times 'Totally absorbing and beautifully written' The Bookseller

              ISBN 9781408865231
              Released NZ 29 Jul 2015
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Places I've Cried in Public

              The Places I've Cried in Public (Paperback)

              By Bourne, Holly

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              A razor-sharp and timely novel exploring what love is and isn't. Empowering, honest, moving and insightful this book is about finding the courage to move on, from bestselling YA author Holly Bourne.

              ISBN 9781474949521
              Released NZ 29 Nov 2019
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              The Outsiders

              The Outsiders (Paperback)

              By Hinton, S. E.

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              The Outsiders by S E Hinton is a ground-breaking, timeless story by a brilliant writer. '...the hand at the back of my neck was strong. I'm drowning, I thought ...' The Socs' idea of having a good time is beating up Greasers like Ponyboy. Ponyboy knows what to expect and knows he... can count on his brothers and friends - until the night someone takes things too far. The original teenage rebel story.
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              ISBN 9780141368887
              Released NZ 3 Apr 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The Originals
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              Shooting Stars
                

              Shooting Stars (Paperback)

              By Falkner, Brian

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              Egan Tucker is fifteen and has been in hiding his entire life. But things are about to change. Forced to leave his home, he must venture out into a world that is unlike anything he has ever known. He is not ready for this world. And the world is not ready for Egan.

              ISBN 9781775433606
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2017
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              White Bird: A Graphic Novel

              White Bird: A Graphic Novel (Hardback)

              By Palacio, R. J.

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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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              Parvana

              Parvana (Paperback)

              By Ellis, Deborah

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              Afghanistan: Parvana's father is arrested and removed by Taliban solders. Under Taliban law, women and girls are not allowed to leave home without a man, so Parvana, her mother and sisters must stay inside. When their food runs out, they face starvation, so Parvana must pretend t...o be a boy.
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              ISBN 9781865086941
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2002
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Detention

              Detention (Paperback)

              By Bancks, Tristan

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              Sima and her family are pressed to the rough, cold ground among about fifty others. They lie next to the tall detention centre fence, designed to keep them in. The wires are cut one by one. When they make their move to escape, a guard is alerted and raises the alarm. There's shou...ting, smoke bombs, people tackled to the ground. In the chaos Sima is separated from her parents and baby sister. Dad told her to run no matter what, so she does, hiding in a local school. But when the school goes into lockdown, Sima's stuck. And a boy, Dan, finds her hiding in the toilet block. What does Dan do? Help her? Dob her in? She's breaking the law, but is it right to lock kids up? And if he offers to help, should Sima trust him? Or run? One moment, one decision, will change the course of their lives.
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              ISBN 9780143791799
              Published NZ 2 Jul 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              To Kill A Mockingbird

              To Kill A Mockingbird (Paperback, New edition)

              By Lee, Harper

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              Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, this work explores with humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties.

              ISBN 9780099419785
              Released NZ 3 Nov 2001
              Publisher Cornerstone
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              I Am Not Esther
               

              I Am Not Esther (Paperback, Re-issue)

              By Beale, Fleur

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              When Kirby's mother tells her she is going away for two years, and is leaving her with relatives she's never heard of, it is every teenage girl's nightmare. These relatives are members of a closed religious sect. They have no television, radio, newspapers or mirrors and Kirby mus...t wear long, modest clothes and behave in a 'Godly' way, or else. They even give her a new biblical name, Esther. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary.
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              ISBN 9781869799076
              Published NZ 2 Mar 2012
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 13+ years
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