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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...ir rights.
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            ISBN 9781775434757
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2018
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            My New Zealand Story: Pandemic
             

            My New Zealand Story: Pandemic (Paperback)

            By Stone, Sally

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            The war carried the Spanish flu across the world. Faces grew masks. Shops and schools wore signs that said, Closed. Families nursing the sick drew their curtains together to say their house was quarantined... From the award-winning creators of Flood, Fire, Cyclone and Drought, co...mes this powerful story of humanity prevailing during a pandemic.
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            ISBN 9781775436010
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (Paperback)

            By Boyne, John

            • RRP: $17.99
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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... only one thing for it - he will have to explore this place alone.
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            ISBN 9780099572862
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Calling
               

            The Calling (Paperback)

            By Beale, Fleur

            • RRP: $19.99
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            • Pub Date
              30 Mar 21

            'Dreams were dangerous things.' It was the dream of Molly's dying mother that she would become a nun. It isn't, however, the dream of her Methodist father, who wants her to marry. But what is her true calling and how can she follow it? As the 19th century draws to an end, Molly s...earches out the extraordinary nun Mother Mary Joseph Aubert to find out. 'One of the most consistently accomplished and versatile writers for teenagers in the country' - The New Zealand Listener
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            ISBN 9780143774747
            Published NZ 30 Mar 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The War That Saved My Life

            The War That Saved My Life (Paperback, UK ed.)

            By Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker

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            A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother.

            ISBN 9781925355642
            Published NZ 16 May 2016
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            These Violent Delights
             

            These Violent Delights (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gong, Chloe

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            Perfect for fans of The Last Magician and Descendant of the Crane, this heart-stopping debut is an imaginative Romeo and Juliet retelling set in 1920s Shanghai, with rival gangs and a monster in the depths of the Huangpu River.

            ISBN 9781529344554
            Released NZ 24 Nov 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            740 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Runaway Girls
             

            The Runaway Girls (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wilson, Jacqueline

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            • Pub Date
              16 Mar 21

            The must-have new novel from bestselling, much-loved children's author, Jacqueline Wilson, coming Autumn 2020.

            ISBN 9780857535993
            Released NZ 16 Mar 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            KATIPO JOE: SPYCRAFT: 2021
              

            KATIPO JOE: SPYCRAFT: 2021 (Paperback)

            By Falkner, Brian

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            • Pub Date
              1 Mar 21

            The astonishing journey of teenager Joseph St George (Katipo Joe) continues. Recruited by MI5, this time Joe is on a mission to infiltrate an elite group of Hitler Youth.

            ISBN 9781775436607
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2021
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age Children
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            Mission Girl
             

            Mission Girl (Paperback, New edition)

            By Beale, Fleur

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            When her tribe is defeated in battle, Atapo is captured and becomes a slave of her enemies. Freedom seems impossible; the penalty for runaway slaves is death. But when sickness strikes the village, Atapo is blamed-and now it is even more dangerous to stay. To save her life, she e...scapes to the Pakeha mission station at Paihia. There, Atapo is taught to read and write, and learns of the threat to Maori by some unscrupulous settlers greedy for land. Against the backdrop of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, Atapo discovers how her education can save her tribal lands and help her reclaim her destiny as the guiding star of her people.
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            ISBN 9781775436188
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            Max and the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins

            Max and the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins (Paperback)

            By Peirce, Lincoln

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            Need a hero? It's Max to the rescue! The second book in the laugh-out-loud series from the bestselling author of Big Nate.

            ISBN 9781529055672
            Released NZ 10 Dec 2020
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Max & the Midknights
            Availability
            378 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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