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              Books by Avi

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              Acting Out

              Acting Out (Paperback)

              By Avi; Cooper, Susan; Creech, Sharon; MacLachlan, Patricia; Paterson, Katherine

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              Six Newbery Medal winning authors put together a powerhouse of six one act plays perfect for reading aloud or acting out!

              ISBN 9781416938491
              Released NZ 22 Jun 2010
              Publisher Simon & Schuster
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Most Important Thing: Stories About Sons, Fathers and Grandfathers
               

              The Most Important Thing: Stories About Sons, Fathers and Grandfathers (Paperback)

              By Avi; Wilkins, Sarah

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $19.54
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              One of the most beloved writers of our time presents seven short stories exploring the vital ties between fathers and sons.

              ISBN 9781925381634
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2017
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Seer of Shadows

              The Seer of Shadows (Paperback)

              By Avi

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $10.49
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              Newbery Medalist Avi weaves one of his most suspenseful and scary tales--about a ghost in 1872 New York City who must be kept from carrying out a horrifying revenge. Rich in detail, full of the magic of early photography, here is a story about the shadows, visible and invisible, ...that are always lurking near.
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              ISBN 9780060000172
              Released NZ 13 Nov 2009
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children
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              The Button War: A Tale of the Great War
               

              The Button War: A Tale of the Great War (Hardback)

              By Avi

              • RRP: $36.99
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              Newbery Medalist Avi delivers a stark, unflinching account of the boys of a tiny Polish village during the Great War who are determined to prove themselves with a simple dare that spins disastrously out of control.

              ISBN 9780763690533
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2018
              Publisher Candlewick Press,U.S
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              School Of The Dead
               

              School Of The Dead (Hardback)

              By Avi

              • Imp. $43.50
              • $34.80
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              For most of Tony Gilbert's life, he's thought of his great-uncle as Weird Uncle Charlie. That is, until Uncle Charlie moves in with Tony and his family. Uncle Charlie is still odd, of course--talking about spirits and other supernatural stuff--but he and Tony become fast friends,... and Tony ends up having a lot of fun with him. When Uncle Charlie dies suddenly, Tony's devastated--then starts seeing Uncle Charlie everywhere.
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              ISBN 9780061740855
              Released NZ 20 Jun 2016
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children
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              The Button War: A Tale of the Great War
               

              The Button War: A Tale of the Great War (Paperback)

              By Avi; Cover design or artwork by Dean, David

              • RRP: $22.99
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              Award-winning author Avi pens a stark, unflinching tale of ordinary boys living during WW1 as tensions - and desperations - mount among them.The first button they found. The second button they stole...Twelve-year-old Patryk has never left his Polish village and doesn't know much ...about the outside world. Then one August, with the clatter-clatter of an aeroplane, the Great War explodes into his village.As the Germans and Russians fight for control, Patryk and his friends begin their own battle to find the best military button. It starts as a dare, but soon the boys find themselves trapped in a dangerous war. Just how far are they prepared to go to win?"An excellent read" The Times "An important and honest book that crowns no heroes" Lauren Wolk, author of Wolf Hollow "A powerfully evocative WWI novel" Publishers Weekly, Starred Review
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              ISBN 9781406380835
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Catch You Later, Traitor
               

              Catch You Later, Traitor (Hardback)

              By Avi; Avi, N / A

              • RRP: $43.50
              • $43.50
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              It's 1951, and twelve-year-old Pete Collison is a regular kid in Brooklyn, New York, who loves Sam Spade detective books and radio crime dramas. But when an FBI agent shows up at Pete's doorstep, accusing Pete's father of being a Communist, Pete is caught in a real-life mystery. ...Could there really be Commies in Pete's family? --
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              ISBN 9781616203597
              Released NZ 10 Mar 2015
              Publisher Algonquin Young Readers
              Interest Age Children
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              Call of the Wild

              Call of the Wild (Paperback)

              By London, Jack; Introduction by Avi

              • RRP: $12.50
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              ISBN 9780439227148
              Released NZ 7 Jun 2016
              Publisher Scholastic US
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Scholastic Classics
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              School of the Dead

              School of the Dead (Paperback)

              By Avi

              • RRP: $14.99
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              Full of twists and turns that get spookier by the chapter, School of the Dead is a fast-paced mystery that Avi's fans will devour! For most of Tony Gilbert's life, he has thought of his uncle as Weird Uncle Charlie. That is, until Uncle Charlie moves in with Tony and his family.

              ISBN 9780061740862
              Released NZ 18 Oct 2017
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children
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              The Seer of Shadows
                

              The Seer of Shadows (EPUB ebook)

              By Avi

              Horace Carpetine does not believe in ghosts.Raised to believe in science and reason, Horace Carpetine passes off spirits as superstition. Then he becomes an apprentice photographer and discovers an eerie-and even dangerous-supernatural power in his very own photographs.When a wea...lthy lady orders a portrait to place by her daughter's gravesite, Horace's employer, Enoch Middleditch, schemes to sell her more pictures-by convincing her that her daughter's ghost has appeared in the ones he's already taken. It's Horace's job to create images of the girl. Yet Horace somehow captures the girl's spirit along with her likeness. And when the spirit escapes the photographs, Horace discovers he's released a ghost bent on a deadly revenge. . . .
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              ISBN 9780062472335
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 8 Mar 2016
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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