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            Maori Made Fun: 200+ puzzles and games to boost your reo
             

            Maori Made Fun: 200+ puzzles and games to boost your reo (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Morrison, Scotty; Morrison, Stacey

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            Maori Made Fun contains over 250 word games, puzzles and activities - a fun-filled box of te reo tricks for everyone. Whether you're already a confident speaker of Maori or just getting started, use te reo Maori every day or almost never, have one hour spare or only one minute, t...his is the book for you. Featuring- Crosswords and wordfinds Jokes and riddles Memory games Word searches Visual puzzles Family activities Word matches Mysteries/puzzles Code crackers . . . and much more! From the authors of Maori Made Easy, Maori at Home and My First Words in Maori.
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            ISBN 9780143775294
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            More English Basics Third Edition : More essential tools to improve your English skills, Year 10
              

            More English Basics Third Edition : More essential tools to improve your English skills, Year 10 (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

            By Roxborogh, T.; Thomas, Jenny

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            More English Basics is a complete workbook for independent study by students wishing to improve their understanding of basic English language skills. The exercises have been classroom-trialled with significant improvements between pre-test results and final test results. This wor...kbook has been designed to follow on from English Basics with the emphasis on preparation for the demands of English in the senior school. It is an invaluable and effective tool for students, teachers and parents because the teaching notes are clear, the exercises graduates, and there is constant revision. In addition, for the first time, a digital format has been built and tested by students for students to offer an alternative learning style. For students who prefer an interactive digital-only version, please contact your local education consultant and refer to ISBN number 9780170381406
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            ISBN 9780170381352
            Published NZ 9 Dec 2016
            Publisher Cengage Learning Australia
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Into the Unknown: The Secret WWI Diary of Kiwi Alick Trafford No. 25/469
             

            Into the Unknown: The Secret WWI Diary of Kiwi Alick Trafford No. 25/469 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Trafford, Ian

            A personal account of WWI from the diaries of a Gisborne farm boy, shaped into a gripping narrative by the diarist's grandson 100 years later. Follow Alick as he moves from his last night on the farm in early 1916, through enshipment and training, then off to the battle fields of... France and Belgium, occupied Germany and back home. His treasured diaries covered the tedium, the mud, the fear and sorrow, the discomfort, the periods of leave and the letters from those back home. See the war unfold through Alick's eyes and learn about his and his companions' attitudes to the army, to female company, to the enemy soldiers, to the hospitality provided by people under pressure, to the war itself. And after the drama and tragedy of war, comes the return home and the efforts required to make a living while remaining steadfastly silent about the traumas of those terrible years - an unseen fight that continued and affected generations to come.
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            ISBN 9780143775126
            Published NZ 4 Aug 2020
            Publisher Penguin
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            The Girl From Revolution Road
             

            The Girl From Revolution Road (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Golbakhsh, Ghazaleh

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            The Girl From Revolution Road is based on the author's experiences growing up in New Zealand as an immigrant from Iran. It is part memoir and part story told with humour and drama while exploring the idea of living in-between. The stories range from a childhood in war-torn Iran i...ncluding the trauma of a night spent in prison as a four-year-old to learning English in order to make friends in the suburbs of Auckland to dating in the days of Corona. It is about growing up as a young woman torn between her immigrant roots and her desire to be like everyone else. The humour is sometimes off-cut with the more sombre reminder of the racism that has always existed in this country from misguided quips ('Is Saddam Hussein your dad?') to more serious stories of harassment including an altercation at a fast food joint on the streets of Glenfield. There are reflections on the impact of world events such as 9/11 and more recent mosque attacks and how they show that more than ever, marginalised voices are needed in our cultural discourse. Gazaleh's is an important new voice, with her writing exploring ideas surrounding homeland, ethnicity and identity. Through her accessible and humorous story-telling the migrant experience is brought vividly into focus.
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            ISBN 9781988547398
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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            The Living Sea of Waking Dreams

            The Living Sea of Waking Dreams (Hardback)

            By Flanagan, Richard

            • RRP: $37.00
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            In a world of perennial fire and growing extinctions, Anna's aged mother is dying-if her three children would just allow it. Condemned by their pity to living she increasingly escapes through her hospital window into visions of horror and delight. When Anna's finger vanishes and ...a few months later her knee disappears, Anna too feels the pull of the window. She begins to see that all around her others are similarly vanishing, but no one else notices. All Anna can do is keep her mother alive. But the window keeps opening wider, taking Anna and the reader ever deeper into a strangely beautiful novel about hope and love and orange-bellied parrots. An ember storm of a novel, this is Booker Prize-winning novelist Richard Flanagan at his most moving-and astonishing-best.
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            ISBN 9781760899943
            Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
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            The Odyssey

            The Odyssey (Paperback, Revised edition)

            By Homer; Introduction by Jones, Peter; Revised by Rieu, Dominic; Translated by Rieu, E. V.

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            An epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the Trojan War forms one of the earliest and greatest works of Western literature. Confronted by natural and supernatural threats - shipwrecks, battles, monsters and the implacable enmity of the sea-god Poseidon - Odyss...eus must test his bravery and cunning to the full.
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            ISBN 9780140449112
            Released NZ 6 Mar 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Penguin Classics
            Language (English)
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            Don't Call Me Grumpycorn! (HB)
             

            Don't Call Me Grumpycorn! (HB) (Hardback)

            By McIntyre, Sarah

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            • Pub Date
              1 Nov 20

            Unicorn and his friends are ready for an adventure, and nothing is more adventurous than travelling into SPACE! But when the four friends disagree over which planet to visit first, Unicorn decides to go off alone. Will Unicorn realise that friendship is what makes everything fun?... And will he finally stop being such a Grumpycorn?
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            ISBN 9780702302787
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 0-5 years
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            Maori Made Easy Workbook 3/Kete 3
             

            Maori Made Easy Workbook 3/Kete 3 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Morrison, Scotty

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            "The accessible guide to learning the Mori language, no matter your knowledge level. Fun, user-friendly and relevant to modern readers, Scotty Morrison's Mori Made Easy workbook series is the ultimate resource for anyone wanting to learn the basics of the Mori language. While dic...tionaries list words and their definitions, and other language guides offer common phrases, Mori Made Easy connects the dots, allowing the reader to take control of their learning in an empowering way. By committing just 30 minutes a day for 30 weeks, learners will adopt the language easily and as best suits their busy lives"--Back cover.
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            ISBN 9780143771968
            Published NZ 2 Jan 2018
            Publisher Penguin
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            Blabbermouth: the play
              

            Blabbermouth: the play (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gleitzman, Morris; Morris, Mary

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            Rowena Batts has no voice, but she is the world's biggest blabbermouth. She's just started at a new school so life's a bit of a challenge, her new friend Amanda is Pretty cool, but that Darryn Peck is a total pest.

            ISBN 9780868194219
            Published NZ 24 Apr 1996
            Publisher Currency Press Pty Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Teenage
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            Maori Made Easy Workbook 2/Kete 2
             

            Maori Made Easy Workbook 2/Kete 2 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Morrison, Scotty

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            "The accessible guide to learning the Mori language, no matter your knowledge level. Fun, user-friendly and relevant to modern readers, Scotty Morrison's Mori Made Easy workbook series is the ultimate resource for anyone wanting to learn the basics of the Mori language. While dic...tionaries list words and their definitions, and other language guides offer common phrases, Mori Made Easy connects the dots, allowing the reader to take control of their learning in an empowering way. By committing just 30 minutes a day for 30 weeks, learners will adopt the language easily and as best suits their busy lives"--Back cover.
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            ISBN 9780143771722
            Published NZ 2 Jan 2018
            Publisher Penguin
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