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              Cane Warriors
                

              Cane Warriors (Hardback)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $26.39
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              • Pub Date
                1 Oct 20

              Nobody free till everybody free.Moa is fourteen. The only life he has ever known is working on the Frontier sugar cane plantation for endless hot days, fearing the vicious whips of the overseers. Then one night he learns of an uprising, led by the charismatic Tacky. Moa is to be ...a cane warrior, and fight for the freedom of all the enslaved people in the nearby plantations. But before they can escape, Moa and his friend Keverton must face their first great task: to kill their overseer, Misser Donaldson. Time is ticking, and the day of the uprising approaches... Irresistible, gripping and unforgettable, Cane Warriors follows the true story of Tacky's War in Jamaica, 1760.
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              ISBN 9781783449873
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2020
              Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Island Songs
               

              Island Songs (EPUB ebook)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              Sisters Jenny and Hortense Rodney grow up in rural Claremont, Jamaica, working amid the hustle and bustle, lawn parties and 'houses of joy'. They take a chance and move to England with their husbands, that far-off land of riches, where they settle down to motherhood among the jaz...z cafes and bleak streets of Brixton.
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              ISBN 9780749013721
              Available in EPUB
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              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2012
              Publisher Allison & Busby
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
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              Brixton Rock

              Brixton Rock (Paperback, New edition)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              • RRP: $21.99
              • $21.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Brenton Brown is 16 years old. A mixed race youth, Brenton has lived in a children's home all his life. Being reunited with his mother is the best thing that has happened to Brenton. But a strange series of events soon push him to the edge.

              ISBN 9781901969153
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2014
              Publisher BlackAmber Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Cane Warriors
                

              Cane Warriors (Hardback)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              • RRP: $71.99
              • $71.99
              • Pub Date
                20 Oct 20
              ISBN 9781617759062
              Released NZ 20 Oct 2020
              Publisher Black Sheep
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 20 Oct 2020
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              Uprising: A True Story
               

              Uprising: A True Story (Paperback)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              • RRP: $16.50
              • $16.50
              • In Stock UK

              This gritty but inspiring true story of the award-winning author Alex Wheatle is written for emerging readers, particularly those who are offenders, disaffected or at risk.

              ISBN 9781908713100
              Released NZ 19 Jan 2017
              Publisher Diffusion
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              Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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              Cane Warriors
                 

              Cane Warriors (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              • RRP: $32.50
              • $32.50
              • Pub Date
                20 Oct 20

              Moa, a fourteen-year-old slave, gets caught up in the most significant slave rebellion in Jamaican history, paying homage to freedom fighters all over the world.

              ISBN 9781617758553
              Released NZ 20 Oct 2020
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 20 Oct 2020
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              Home Girl
               

              Home Girl (Hardback)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              • RRP: $82.99
              • $82.99
              • In Stock US

              When Naomi, a fourteen-year-old white girl, is placed with a black foster care family, her life takes some dramatic twists and turns. --Provided by publisher.

              ISBN 9781617757952
              Released NZ 3 Sep 2019
              Publisher Black Sheep
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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              The Dirty South
               

              The Dirty South (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Wheatle, Alex

              Dennis Huggins drifts into the dangerous life of drug dealer and discovers that, hard as the struggle for respect on the streets is, the struggle for love is harder still. At least Dennis has involved parents looking out for him; too many of his friends have no guidance other tha...n that offered by their fellow shottaz, or the black Muslims.
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              ISBN 9781847654816
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              Language en
              Released NZ 26 May 2011
              Publisher Profile
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              Language (English)
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