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              Books by Ruth Starke

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              By Starke, Ruth

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              The 'gap' year. Hailee Moxie's 'Escape to Asia' Access account stands at $129.65. She must join the workforce. This involves getting up unnaturally early in the morning, wearing unattractive clothes and being nice to whining customers, all for very small wages. A very funny first...-hand account of life at the bottom of the heap.
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              ISBN 9781862918474
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2009
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              An Anzac Tale

              An Anzac Tale (Hardback)

              By Starke, Ruth; Illustrated by Holfeld, Greg

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              In this graphic novel, Ruth Starke and Greg Holfeld have combined to create an extraordinary and original work for upper primary students on the subject of Gallipoli and the Anzac campaign.

              ISBN 9781921504532
              Published NZ 26 Mar 2018
              Publisher Working Title Press
              Interest Age Children
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              Mates: Thorpey

              Mates: Thorpey (Paperback)

              By Starke, Ruth; Illustrated by Jardine, Katie

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              It's hard being a good pet owner. And when you pet is a Comet fish, and should be swimming around, very fast, but is floating upside down, what can you do? What's wrong with Thorpey? Ages 6+.

              ISBN 9781862918085
              Published NZ 1 May 2009
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children
              Series Mates
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              NIPS XI

              NIPS XI (Paperback, New title)

              By Starke, Ruth

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              If white boys can't jump, can Asian boys play cricket? And if they can why aren't there any in the district cricket team? Vietnamese born Tran is fed up with being called a nip, sick of being on the sidelines so he and Izram decide to establish their own cricket team, and after a... series of elimination trials, Nips XI is born!
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              ISBN 9780734401137
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2000
              Publisher Hachette
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Takeaways
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              Chomps: Catland - Can Rose Pull Off Her Purr-fect Plan?

              Chomps: Catland - Can Rose Pull Off Her Purr-fect Plan? (Paperback)

              By Starke, Ruth

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              Rose gets tangled in the life of a mysterious neighbor and discovers the secret of Catland. But when her step-mom threatens to destroy Catland, its up to Rose to pounce to the rescue. Illustrations.

              ISBN 9780762429257
              Released NZ 3 Apr 2007
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 4-8 years
              Series Chomps
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              Captain Congo and the Crocodile King

              Captain Congo and the Crocodile King (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Starke, Ruth; Illustrated by Holfeld, Greg

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              An anthropologist searching for the legendary Treasure House of the Queen of Sheba is missing, and Captain Congo is sent by the Agency to find him. Danger and intrigue lie ahead - just what Captain Congo loves. Also lying in wait, to the dismay of his pintsized assistant, Pug, ar...e mosquitoes, scorpions and the biggest crocodiles in Africa.
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              ISBN 9781876288976
              Published NZ 30 Aug 2010
              Publisher Working Title Press
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Captain Congo
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              Captain Congo and the Maharaja's Monkey

              Captain Congo and the Maharaja's Monkey (Hardback)

              By Starke, Ruth; Illustrated by Holfeld, Greg

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              When the Maharaja of Bekar dies suddenly and mysteriously, Captain Congo and his loyal offsider Pug are despatched by the Agency to investigate. They arrive in India to find the Palace of Rajputana teeming with intrigue.

              ISBN 9781921504044
              Published NZ 31 Aug 2009
              Publisher Working Title Press
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Captain Congo
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              Armistice

              Armistice (Hardback)

              By Starke, Ruth; Illustrated by Kennett, David

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              In this companion to the award-winning, My Gallipoli, many voices will recall the day the Great War ended and the monthsthat followed before peace rang out around the world. On 11 November 1918, after four years of fighting, the Allied powers signed an agreement with Germany to e...nd the Great War and to begin peace negotiations. The armistice, as it was known, took effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. But it would take more than seven months before peace would finally be declared at Versailles on 28 June 1919. The Great War was over. But the world as it had been known was changed forever.In this book, many voices recall the day the war ended,and the months that followed before peace rang out around the world. Armistice will bring these stories to life and is published to commemorate the 50th anniversary since the fighting stopped.
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              ISBN 9781921504914
              Published NZ 19 Feb 2018
              Publisher Working Title Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Noodle Pie
                

              Noodle Pie (EPUB ebook)

              By Starke, Ruth

              Meeting relatives for the first time isn't easy. When they speak a different language and seem to be greedy and impatient and, worst of all, run a pretty crummy restaurant, it's the pits. For Andy and his dad-a former refugee returning for the first time-Vietnam is full of surpri...ses, and their holiday is a time to straighten out some family truths. This new novel by award-winning author Ruth Starke gives voice to a fresh perspective on multiculturalism.
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              ISBN 9781760270711
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              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2014
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Captain Congo and the Klondike Gold

              Captain Congo and the Klondike Gold (Hardback)

              By Starke, Ruth; Illustrated by Holfeld, Greg

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              Captain Congo and his loyal offsider Pug they travel deep into the great Canadian north-west in pursuit of gold, ghosts and monsters. But who is pursuing our heroes? And what awaits them at the end of their treacherous journey to Klondike Creek? But when Pug mysteriously disappea...rs it will take more than skeletons to frighten off Captain Congo.
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              ISBN 9781921504273
              Published NZ 30 May 2011
              Publisher Working Title Press
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Captain Congo
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