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            Trash

            Trash (Paperback)

            By Mulligan, Andy

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Raphael is a dumpsite boy. He spends his days wading through mountains of steaming trash, sifting it, sorting it, breathing it, sleeping next to it. Then one unlucky-lucky day, Raphael's world turns upside down. A small leather bag falls into his hands. It's a bag of clues. It's ...a bag of hope. It's a bag that will change everything.
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            ISBN 9781909531130
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

            The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Paperback)

            By Alexie, Sherman

            • RRP: $22.00
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            Suitable for young adults, this book tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school. It chronicles contemporary adolescence as seen through the eyes of one Native American boy.

            ISBN 9781783442010
            Released NZ 2 Mar 2015
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            980 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Slime for Dinner
             

            Slime for Dinner (Hardback)

            By Stilton, Geronimo; Illustrated by Angleberger, Tom

            • RRP: $31.97
            • $31.97
            • Internationally sourced

            Geronimo, Thea, and Trap were invited to a spine-tingling mystery dinner at Cacklefur Castle! There they find spiders, bats, and ... something slimy! Can Geronimo solve teh mystery before he is frightened out of his fur? --Back cover.

            ISBN 9781338587357
            Released NZ 2 Feb 2021
            Publisher Scholastic US
            Interest Age 7-10 years
            Series Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novels
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            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Locked Down
             

            Locked Down (Paperback)

            By Bas, Jessica Le; Illustrated by Morris, Toby

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $14.24
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            The deadly influenza pandemic XB276 is sweeping the country. Twelve-year-old Zac wakes up one morning to the news that everyone must stay home. He can't leave the house for weeks, or even months. Pretty soon he's facing running out of food, with no electricity, no telephone and n...o internet. The only people he can count on are his family and closest neighbours. As Zac faces each new challenge living under lockdown, he discovers resources he never knew he had - and mysteries begging to be solved. This prescient and gripping novel about a nation in lockdown was written following the H1N1 global pandemic. It won a Storylines Junior Fiction Award in 2011.
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            ISBN 9780143775331
            Published NZ 2 Feb 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
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            Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories

            Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories (Paperback)

            By Kinney, Jeff

            • RRP: $17.99
            • $13.49
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            Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson's imagination. You'll meet zombies, vampires, ghosts, and much more in these comically terrifying tales. Rowley's spooky stories might leave you laughing, but be...ware-you could end up sleeping with the lights on! And don't miss Rowley Jefferson's first two awesome friendly books, the instant #1 bestsellers Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid- Rowley Jefferson's Journal and Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure!
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            ISBN 9781761043956
            Published NZ 26 Mar 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Cuz
             

            Cuz (Paperback)

            By Laarse, Liz van der

            • RRP: $22.00
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            River is offered a trip on his uncle's trawler. His cousin Huia is annoying, always going on about Maoritanga. When an accident leaves them stranded on the coast of Fiordland, they must work together to save themselves. Cuz is like a NZ Hatchet - David Riley

            ISBN 9780473421885
            Published NZ 8 Mar 2018
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
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            Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea
             

            Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea (Paperback)

            By Roxborogh, T. K.

            • RRP: $25.00
            • $20.00
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            A one-legged boy stands up against a warring family of Maori gods to save the world.

            ISBN 9781775503972
            Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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            The Cousins
             

            The Cousins (Paperback)

            By McManus, Karen M.

            • RRP: $21.00
            • $19.67
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            • Reprinting locally

            The Storys are the envy of their neighbours: owners of the largest property on their East Coast island, they are rich, beautiful, and close. Until it all falls apart. The four children are suddenly dropped by their mother with a single sentence: You know what you did. They never ...hear from her again. Years later, when 18-year-old cousins Aubrey, Milly and Jonah Story receive a mysterious invitation to spend the summer at their grandmother's resort, they have no choice but to follow their curiosity and meet the woman who's been such an enigma their entire lives. This entire family is built on secrets, right? It's the Story legacy. This summer, the teenagers are determined to discover the truth at the heart of their family. But some secrets are better left alone. THE BRILLIANT NEW THRILLER FROM INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE OF US IS LYING KAREN M MCMANUS
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            ISBN 9780241376942
            Released NZ 7 Dec 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            Code Name Bananas

            Code Name Bananas (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Walliams, David; Illustrated by Ross, Tony

            • RRP: $25.00
            • $18.75
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            1940. Britain is at war with Nazi Germany. Eleven-year-old Eric spends his days at the place that makes him most happy: London Zoo. And there's one animal in particular he loves: Gertrude the gorilla. With bombs falling all over London, Eric must rescue Gertrude. Together with hi...s Uncle Sid, a keeper at the zoo, the three go on the run. But while hiding out at the seaside they uncover a top-secret Nazi plot...
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            ISBN 9780008454296
            Released NZ 12 Nov 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Robin Hood 2: Piracy, Paintballs & Zebras

            Robin Hood 2: Piracy, Paintballs & Zebras (Paperback)

            By Muchamore, Robert

            • RRP: $16.99
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            Robin Hood lives... When Clare Gisborne and Little John return to school after the Locksley Riot, there's rebellion in the air and Robin Hood's name graffitied on every wall.

            ISBN 9781471409479
            Released NZ 19 Jan 2021
            Publisher Hot Key Books
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Robert Muchamore's Robin Hood
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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