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              Dawn Raid
               

              Dawn Raid (Paperback)

              By Smith, Pauline

              • RRP: $18.99
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              What is an overstayer? Through Sofia's heartfelt diary entries, we witness the terror of being dawn-raided and gain an insight into the courageous and tireless work of the Polynesian Panthers in the 1970s as they encourage immigrant families across New Zealand to stand up for the...ir rights.
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              ISBN 9781775434757
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2018
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              White Bird

              White Bird (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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              Mission Girl
               

              Mission Girl (Paperback, New edition)

              By Beale, Fleur

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              "When her tribe is defeated in battle, Atap is captured and becomes a slave of her enemies. Freedom seems impossible; the penalty for runaway slaves is death. But when sickness strikes the village, Atap is blamed, and now it is even more dangerous to stay. To save her life, she e...scapes to the Pkeh mission station at Paihia. There, Atap is taught to read and write, and learns of the threat to Mori by some unscrupulous settlers greedy for land. Against the backdrop of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, Atap discovers how her education can save her tribal lands and help her reclaim her destiny as the guiding star of her people"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9781775436188
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Private Peaceful

              Private Peaceful (Paperback)

              By Morpurgo, Michael

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              Tonight, more than any other night of my life, I want to feel alive.

              ISBN 9780007486441
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2010
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Canterbury Quake
               

              Canterbury Quake (Paperback, New edition)

              By Wallace, Desna

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              "A re-release of Canterbury Quake for a new audience. Anyone would think Maddys world had crumbled when she didnt get a cell phone for her eleventh birthday. But Maddy soon has far more important things to worry about. In the dark of night, with a terrifying rumble and a deafenin...g roar, the world turns upside down! Suddenly, words like 'liquefaction,' 'aftershocks' and 'state of emergency' bubble to the surface of her vocabulary. As Maddy navigates the bumps and crashes of life after the big quakes, she discovers how strong family ties can be, and finds friendship in the most unlikely of places"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9781775436324
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              The Island at the End of Everything

              The Island at the End of Everything (Paperback)

              By Millwood Hargrave, Kiran

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              Ami lives on Culion, an island for people who have leprosy. Her mother is infected. She loves her home - but then islanders untouched by sickness are forced to leave. Ami's desperate to return before her mother's death. She finds a strange and fragile hope in a colony of butterfl...ies. Can they lead her home before it's too late?
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              ISBN 9781910002766
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2017
              Publisher Chicken House Ltd
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Finding
               

              Finding (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

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              "Traces the fortunes of two New Zealand families over seven generations, through wars, depressions, disasters, protest and social change"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9780143772392
              Published NZ 30 Apr 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Katipo Joe: Blitzkrieg
                

              Katipo Joe: Blitzkrieg (Paperback)

              By Falkner, Brian

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              • Pub Date
                1 Apr 20

              Young Joe is living in pre-WWII Berlin, with his British father and NZ mother, attending school and witnessing the excitement of his friends who are enthusiastically joining the Hitler Youth Movement. Joe feels uncomfortable with the growing mistreatment of local Jews, and after ...the arrest of his father as a spy, he is forced to escape from Berlin with his mother. Joe is separated from his mother and evacuated to New Zealand, and, while war looms in Europe, he is frustrated by his distance from the action, and his inability to do anything about finding his father. After a harrowing route back to Europe, Joe attempts to infiltrate the Hitler Youth movement in Germany while at the same time searching for his mother and father in wartime Berlin.
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              ISBN 9781775436447
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2020
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Prince of Ponies
               

              Prince of Ponies (Hardback)

              By Gregg, Stacy

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              A touching horse story from master storyteller, Stacy Gregg - a tale of survivors and the things we have to reconcile ourselves with when others are left behind...

              ISBN 9780008332310
              Released NZ 24 Sep 2019
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              Waiting for Anya
               

              Waiting for Anya (Paperback)

              By Morpurgo, Michael

              • RRP: $17.99
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              • Pub Date
                1 Mar 20

              A gripping historical adventure by a much-loved and award winning author. Soon to be a major motion picture, starring Stranger Things' Noah Schnapp. It is World War II and Jo stumbles on a dangerous secret: Jewish children are being smuggled away from the Nazis, close to his moun...tain village in Spain. Now, German soldiers have been stationed at the border. Jo must get word to his friends that the children are trapped. The slightest mistake could cost them their lives.
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              ISBN 9781405294034
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Egmont UK Ltd
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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