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              Books by Glyn Harper

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              Jim's Letters
               

              Jim's Letters (Hardback)

              By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

              • RRP: $27.00
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              Dear Jim, Your postcard arrived today. I showed it to the family. Mum misses you... Between December 1914 and August 1915 Tom and Jim write to each other whenever they get a chance. Tom talks about life at home on the farm while Jim writes from Egypt and then from the trenches of... the Gallipoli peninsula. From the author and illustrator of Le Quesnoy comes a moving story of two brothers separated by war. It is based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli, one of the most significant campaigns of the First World War. This beautiful hardback depicts life at war and on the home front with exquisite illustrations by Jenny Cooper and fold-out letter inserts.
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              ISBN 9780143505907
              Published NZ 26 Mar 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 6-10 years
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              Roly, the Anzac Donkey
               

              Roly, the Anzac Donkey (Paperback)

              By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

              • RRP: $19.99
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              "Hello. My name is Roly. I'm a donkey. Let me tell you about the time during the First World War when I worked at a place called Gallipoli. I met a man there from New Zealand who was very special. He and I worked as a team to help rescue soldiers who had been hurt in battle. Base...d on real people and events, this is the heartwarming story of Richard Alexander Henderson, a soldier in the New Zealand Medical Corps, and the donkey he discovers wandering and hungry on a Gallipoli road. Richard and Roly form a strong friendship and, working together, they courageously save the lives of many wounded soldiers. But now the army has received top-secret orders to leave Gallipoli - and quickly. All the donkeys must be left behind. Richard is heartbroken. What will become of his dear friend Roly?"--Publisher information. Includes factual information on the Gallipolli Campaign and the life of Richard Alexander Henderson.
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              ISBN 9780143506638
              Published NZ 25 Mar 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Best and Bravest [Revised Ed]
               

              Best and Bravest [Revised Ed] (Paperback, Revised and Updated)

              By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

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              "Stories, tailored for younger readers, of New Zealanders who have been awarded the Victoria Cross"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9781775540861
              Published NZ 25 Jul 2016
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Gladys Goes to War
               

              Gladys Goes to War (Paperback)

              By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Copper, Jenny

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              "Gladys loves nothing better than tinkering with car engines and driving at top speed. She also dreams of learning to fly a plane. But it's 1914 and people, especially her mother, keep reminding her that women are not supposed to be adventurous. When war comes, Gladys offers her ...services at the front as an ambulance driver. She receives an infuriating response from the War Office: 'This will be a short war and women will not be needed. If you want to help the war effort you should stay at home and knit socks and balaclavas.' But Gladys is not the kind of person who stays home and knits. She is determined to go to war"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143507208
              Published NZ 28 Mar 2016
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-10 years
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              In The Face Of The Enemy: The Complete History Of The Victoria Cross AndNew Zealand
                

              In The Face Of The Enemy: The Complete History Of The Victoria Cross AndNew Zealand (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

              • RRP: $27.99
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              The highest Commonwealth military decoration for gallantry is the Victoria Cross. This book examines the history of the award, presenting the stories of those New Zealanders who have won it. It also covers some of the controversies and political machinations surrounding those who...se nominations have been declined.
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              ISBN 9781869506506
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2007
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Best and Bravest [Revised Ed]
                 

              Best and Bravest [Revised Ed] (EPUB ebook)

              By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

              "Stories, tailored for younger readers, of New Zealanders who have been awarded the Victoria Cross"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9781775491231
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              Language en
              Published NZ 25 Jul 2016
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              In The Face Of The Enemy: The Complete History Of The Victoria Cross And New Zealand
                 

              In The Face Of The Enemy: The Complete History Of The Victoria Cross And New Zealand (EPUB ebook)

              By Harper, Glyn

              The highest Commonwealth military decoration for gallantry is the Victoria Cross. This book examines the history of the award, presenting the stories of those New Zealanders who have won it. It also covers some of the controversies and political machinations surrounding those who...se nominations have been declined.
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              ISBN 9780730445630
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              Language en
              Published NZ 1 May 2010
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              My Grandfathers War
               

              My Grandfathers War (Paperback, New title)

              By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Potter, Bruce

              A touching story of a Vietnam vet struggling to explain the concept of war to his grand-daughter, as well as explainging his sadness around his experiences. Historian Glyn Harper has previously published two other books for children - 'The Sky Soldiers' and 'The Donkey Man'.

              ISBN 9781869780166
              Published NZ 22 Mar 2007
              Publisher Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
              Interest Age 6-10 years
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              The Sky Soldiers
               

              The Sky Soldiers (Paperback, New title)

              By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Mahy, Warren

              On 21st May 1941 the 'Sky Soldiers' came to Nikolaos' home island of Crete. This is Nikolaos' story. He tells of how the Allied soldiers who helped the people of Crete were greatly under-resourced in terms of equipment, and how he and the people of his village helped Allied soldi...ers hide and evade the German soldiers.
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              ISBN 9781869485368
              Published NZ 23 Mar 2005
              Publisher Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
              Interest Age Children
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