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            The Anzac Violin
             

            The Anzac Violin (Hardback)

            By Beck, Jennifer; Illustrated by Belton, Robyn

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            "This a WWI-era picture book intended for children aged 6+ and based on true events and a real-life young soldier from Dunedin named Alexander Aitken, who was a brilliant mathematician and a gifted violinist, as well as an artifact - the violin - that has survived the war and rem ...

            ISBN 9781775433910
            Published 1 February 2018 by Scholastic
            Interest Age Children
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            1918: Broken Poppies
             

            1918: Broken Poppies (Paperback)

            By Hunt, Des

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            Four Christmases had passed since the world went to war in 1914. Struggling to survive in the trenches, amid the terror of gunfire and the whine of warplanes, Kiwi soldier Henry Hunt finds the dog is not only a comfort to his fellow soldiers on the battlefields of France, but a g ...

            ISBN 9781775432821
            Published 1 March 2018 by Scholastic
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Kiwis at War
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            Dawn Raid
             

            Dawn Raid (Paperback)

            By Smith, Pauline

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            What is an overstayer? Through Sofia's heartfelt diary entries, we witness the terror of being dawn-raided and gain an insight into the courageous and tireless work of the Polynesian Panthers in the 1970s as they encourage immigrant families across New Zealand to stand up for the ...

            ISBN 9781775434757
            Published 1 March 2018 by Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            Rose Rivers
             

            Rose Rivers (Hardback)

            By Wilson, Jacqueline; Designed by Sharratt, Nick

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            A wonderful new story about friendship against the odds, starring old friends and new from the much-beloved Victorian world of Hetty Feather. Everything changes when Clover Moon comes to work at Rose's home . Could a new friend, found in the most unexpected of places, be just wha ...

            ISBN 9780857535160
            Release Date 15 June 2018 by Random House
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (Paperback)

            By Boyne, John

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            Nine-years-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the Fury? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out-With'? And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on the other side of the fence? The grown-ups won't explain so Bruno decides there is ...

            ISBN 9780099572862
            Published 1 August 2012 by Vintage
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Lucky Button

            Lucky Button (Hardback)

            By Morpurgo, Michael; Foreman, Michael

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            A moving historical story inspired by the Foundling Museum, written by acclaimed children's author Michael Morpurgo and illustrated by Michael Foreman. From award-winning master storyteller Michael Morpurgo, author of the acclaimed War Horse, comes a moving historical story inspi ...

            ISBN 9781406371680
            Published 1 February 2018 by Walker Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Purple Hearts
             

            Purple Hearts (Paperback)

            By Grant, Michael

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            It's 1944, and it feels to everyone like the war will never end. Rio Richlin, Frangie Marr and Rainie Shulterman have all received accolades, been 'heroes', earned promotion - in short, they've all done 'enough' to allow them to leave this nightmare and go home. But they don't. D ...

            ISBN 9781405273886
            Published 8 February 2018 by Egmont UK Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series The Front Lines Series
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            Geronimo Stilton Cavemice #15: Mammoth Mystery

            Geronimo Stilton Cavemice #15: Mammoth Mystery (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Stilton, Geronimo

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            All the mammoths have fled Old Mouse City, and it's a total cat-astrophe! Not only are the mammoths valuable allies of the cavemice, but without them, the cavemice can't make mammoth milkshakes, their delicious national drink. Geronimo Stiltonoot must embark on a daring journey t ...

            ISBN 9781338159172
            Published 1 January 2018 by Scholastic US
            Interest Age 7-10 years
            Series Geronimo Stilton Cavemice
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            Roman Quests: Return to Rome: Book 4

            Roman Quests: Return to Rome: Book 4 (Paperback)

            By Lawrence, Caroline

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            Fourth in a new historical adventure series from million-copy-selling Caroline Lawrence, set in Roman Britain during the reign of the evil Emperor Domitian.

            ISBN 9781510100336
            Published 13 March 2018 by Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series The Roman Quests
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            Sky Chasers

            Sky Chasers (Paperback)

            By Carroll, Emma

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            Magpie witnesses a strange spectacle above the streets of Paris: a boy suspended in the air. It ends in disaster - even so, Magpie is enthralled by the idea of flying. But others, too, are determined to discover Montgolfier's secrets ...

            ISBN 9781910655535
            Published 1 March 2018 by Chicken House Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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