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              Books by Des Hunt

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              Skink Gully
               

              Skink Gully (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $21.99

              "The story is set on a sheep station in the Maniototo district of Central Otago, New Zealand. The main theme is conflict between traditional sheep farming and conversion to large-scale dairying which involves major modification of the environment. Wildlife are threatened, particu ...

              ISBN 9780994122605
              Published 1 January 2015
              Interest Age Children
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              Project Huia
               

              Project Huia (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $14.39
              • Save $3.60

              "Logan's grandfather grew up near Palmerston North in the 1940s. One day, he and his sister Mavis spotted a beautiful and unusual bird in the kowhai tree outside their house: it was a huia bird, which was believed to be extinct. The bird flew away, and in an attempt to photograph ...

              ISBN 9781775431763
              Published 1 July 2013 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Deadly Feathers: 2016
               

              Deadly Feathers: 2016 (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $20.00

              Noah Larsen is forced to move to a lonely life on Stewart Island, New Zealand. Then he spots a spectacular bird in the bush: one nobody else believes, except for local-girl Hailey. When birds start dying, Hailey and Noah must unite to solve the mystery, and then save one of the w ...

              ISBN 9780994122629
              Published 1 January 2016
              Interest Age Children
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              A Friend in Paradise
               

              A Friend in Paradise (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $22.50

              "Set near Opotiki in the Bay of Plenty NZ. A boy grieving after the death of his father discovers a living giant gecko Hoplodactylus delcourti thought to be extinct for more than 100 years. The gecko gives birth to three babies. The family is first threatened by a 1080 drop then ...

              ISBN 9780994122643
              Published 1 January 2017
              Interest Age Children
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              Where Cuckoos Call
                

              Where Cuckoos Call (Paperback, New title)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $19.99

              A children's adventure book with strong environmental themes. It tells the story of a migratory shining cuckoo, raised by 12 year old Ben Mansfield, who looks after endangered birds nesting in a sheltered bay on his family farm in the Coromandel. Ben and his mum are dealing with ...

              ISBN 9781869506070
              Published 12 January 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Crown Park
               

              Crown Park (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Hunt, Des

              Jack Stewart hates his new life in Taupo until he meets Fluoro, Taupo's most visible street person. Fluoro lives in a old explosion crater in Crown Park, which provides a link to the last eruption of Lake Taupo, two thousand years before. With Fluoro's help, Jack learns to take h ...

              ISBN 9780994122650
              Published 1 January 2018
              Interest Age Children
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