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            Le Quesnoy
             

            Le Quesnoy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

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            "Le Quesnoy (pronounced Leck con wah) is a town in northern France. It is surrounded by high walls and deep trenches. In World War 1 it was occupied by the German army for four long years. In November 1918 the town was liberated by soldiers from far-away New Zealand. Because thes ...

            ISBN 9780143504566
            Published 23 March 2012 by Penguin
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Grey Ghosts
               

            Grey Ghosts (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Challinor, Deborah

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            We were known to the enemy as 'grey ghosts'. We could be here, and we could be there... The Grey Ghosts were New Zealand's Vietnam veterans. Their powerful story includes chilling accounts of death, injuries and emotional breakdown, along with the intense comradeship of soldierin ...

            ISBN 9781869507718
            Published 1 April 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Eels of Anzac Bridge
             

            The Eels of Anzac Bridge (Paperback)

            By Foster, Ali; Illustrated by Walker, Viv

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            "A young boy's fascination with eels leads into the gentle exploration of the joys and sorrows of life and death. When the young boy grows up and becomes a soldier, his journey to the Great War on the other side of the world is shadowed by that of the eels, as they make their own ...

            ISBN 9780958261777
            Published 1 March 2012 by Fraser Books
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            My Brother's War
               

            My Brother's War (EPUB ebook)

            By Hill, David

            "It's New Zealand, 1914, and the biggest war the world has known has just broken out in Europe. William eagerly enlists for the army but his younger brother, Edmund, is a conscientious objector and refuses to fight. While William trains to be a soldier, Edmund is arrested. Both b ...

            ISBN 9781742532653
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            Language en
            Published 22 August 2012 by Penguin
            Interest Age 9-12 years
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            Armistice Day
             

            Armistice Day (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

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            At the eleventh hour, on the eleventh day of the eleventh month each year New Zealanders remember the end of the First World War. Armistice Day, Philippa Werry's new book for children, commemorates the day when fighting stopped in Europe. Partnered with best-selling Anzac Day, ...

            ISBN 9781869664411
            Published 19 February 2016 by New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children
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            My Brother's War
             

            My Brother's War (Paperback)

            By Hill, David

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            "It's New Zealand, 1914, and the biggest war the world has known has just broken out in Europe. William eagerly enlists for the army but his younger brother, Edmund, is a conscientious objector and refuses to fight. While William trains to be a soldier, Edmund is arrested. Both b ...

            ISBN 9780143307174
            Published 22 August 2012 by Penguin
            Interest Age 9-12 years
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            Willie Apiata VC
             

            Willie Apiata VC (Paperback, Abridged edition)

            By Little, Paul; With Lockyer, John

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            Corporal Willie Apiata became the first New Zealander since the Second World War to be awarded the Commonwealth's highest military award for his actions with the NZ SAS in Afghanistan. From his early life in small town East Coast New Zealand to his actions in the deserts of Afgha ...

            ISBN 9780143304579
            Published 3 March 2009 by Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            My Grandad Marches on Anzac Day

            My Grandad Marches on Anzac Day (Paperback)

            By Hoy, Catriona; Illustrated by Johnson, Benjamin

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            Told through the eyes of a small girl who goes to the pre-dawn service to watch her grandfather marching in the parade, this picture book introduces children to the story behind Anzac Day, and the importance of traditions and remembering. Ages 5+. Australian author.

            ISBN 9780734410368
            Published 28 February 2008 by Hachette
            Interest Age 5-9 years
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            Leaving for the Front: A Boy's Story
             

            Leaving for the Front: A Boy's Story (Paperback)

            Illustrated by O'Connell, Michelle

            A story about the 2014 re-enactment of the day the first contingent of Wairarapa volunteers left for World War One. A small boy recounts his experiences of dressing up as a person from 1914, and watching the soldiers parade from the Materston town hall to the railway station.

            ISBN 9781508517474
            Published 18 April 2015 by Createspace
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Red Poppy (with CD)
             

            Red Poppy (with CD) (Hardback, Contains 1 Hardback and 1 CD-Audio)

            By Hill, David; Illustrated by Colston, Fifi; Other primary creator Kennedy, Rob

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            Young soldier Jim McLeod waits in the trenches of World War I for the order to attack the enemy. With him are his friends, and Nipper, the messenger dog. When they charge across no-man's-land, Jim is shot ...and finds himself face to face with an enemy soldier.

            ISBN 9781869439989
            Published 1 February 2012 by Scholastic
            Interest Age 6-9 years
            Series Red Poppy
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