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              Books by Janine McVeagh

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              Earthquake!: Napier, 1930-31
               

              Earthquake!: Napier, 1930-31 (Paperback)

              By McVeagh, Janine

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              The story starts on the 25th of June, 1930 - a sad day in the Bourke household - the funeral of Katie's father. This Catholic family must now survive with earnings from the older siblings and the washing Katie's mother takes in. Then, in February 1931, disaster strikes the small ...town ...
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              ISBN 9781775430155
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2011
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Earthquake: The Diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31
                

              Earthquake: The Diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31 (Paperback, New title)

              By McVeagh, Janine

              The story starts on the 25th of June, 1930 - a sad day for the Bourke family - the funeral of Katie Bourke's father. Napier in the 1930's was a time of going without, and now things are even worse for the family. Then disaster strikes the small town in February 1931, much of the ...town centre is destroyed.
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              ISBN 9781869436551
              Published NZ 23 Aug 2004
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series My story
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              Be Counted: The Diary of Amy Phelps, Dunedin, 1893
               

              Be Counted: The Diary of Amy Phelps, Dunedin, 1893 (Paperback, New title)

              By McVeagh, Janine

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              Celebrating NZ being the first country ot allow women to vote, this is Amy's story of life in New Zealand at the end of the 19th century. Amy's father has fallen into the clutches of the 'demon drink', and the family barely manage with her mother's hard work. When Amy's Aunt and ...Uncle offer her a chance at an education if she comes to live in Dunedin, it's too good an opportunity to miss. But in the hustle and bustle of the big city, Amy finds herself involved in the disappearance of her friend Mary, who works in a sweatshop.
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              ISBN 9781869438371
              Published NZ 27 Aug 2007
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series My story
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