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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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            Sticking With Pigs
              

            Sticking With Pigs (Paperback)

            By Scott, Mary-anne

            • RRP: $20.00
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            Uncle Jeremy has been helping out the family for a while now, dropping off meat he's shot. The offer to go hunting sounds great to 15 year old Wolf. A quick pig hunt, what could go wrong?

            ISBN 9780995106406
            Published NZ 8 Mar 2018
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story
             

            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

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            "Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud. Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. Explore the defining moments of our history, ca...ptured by celebrated children's book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. Discover Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143770350
            Published NZ 2 Oct 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Tamaiti me te Aihe, Te
             

            Tamaiti me te Aihe, Te (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Kahukiwa, Robyn; Translated by Hammond, Kiwa

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            Tera tetahi tamaiti e noho ana i te taha o te moana. He nui tona aroha mo te moana, a, i nga ra e ahei ana ka kauhoe ia ... me ki, i te nuinga o nga ra. He kaikauhoe tino kaha ia. I tetahi ra, kauhoe ana te tamaiti, ka kite atu ia i te wai i waho ra e tiehutia ana. Ka whai whakaa...ro ia kia whakatata atu tirotiro ai.
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            ISBN 9781877484339
            Published NZ 30 Apr 2017
            Publisher Little Island Press Ltd
            Interest Age 5-12 years
            Language (Maori)
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            How to Bee

            How to Bee (Paperback)

            By MacDibble, Bren

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            A story about family, loyalty, kindness and bravery, set against an all-too-possible future where climate change has forever changed the way we live.

            ISBN 9781760294335
            Published NZ 26 Apr 2017
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            The Traitor and the Thief
             

            The Traitor and the Thief (Paperback)

            By Ward, Gareth

            • RRP: $19.99
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            "Discovered picking pockets at Coxford's Corn Market, fourteen year old Sin is hunted across the city. Caught by the enigmatic Eldritch Moons, Sin is offered a way out of his life of crime: join the Covert Operations Group (COG) and train to become a spy. At Lenheim Palace, Sin l...earns spy craft while trying not to break the school's Cast-Iron Rules. Befriended by eccentric Zonda Chubb, together they endeavour to unmask a traitor causing havoc within the palace. After an assassination attempt on the founder of COG, Sin realises that someone closest to him could be the traitor. With no other option, Sin is forced into an uneasy alliance with the school bully, Velvet Von Darque. But can he trust her? And will COG try to bury him with the secrets he discovers?"--Back cover. Secrets, spies and steampunk gadgets abound in this adventure story!
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            ISBN 9781925381504
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2017
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age Children
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            How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot
             

            How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot (Paperback)

            By Main, Suzanne; Illustrated by Williamson, Fraser

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            A high-tech adventure by the award-winning author of How I Alienated My Grandma. Can Michael and his motley bunch of mates solve a kidnap mystery and destruct a planet-threatening plan before it's too late?

            ISBN 9781775434801
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2017
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age Children
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            Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
             

            Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures (Hardback)

            By Hill, David; Morris, Phoebe

            • RRP: $25.00
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            "In 1934, Jean Batten set a world record for the fastest flight from England to Australia. Two years later, she made the first-ever solo flight from England to New Zealand"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9780143770367
            Published NZ 31 Jul 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Catch Me When You Fall
             

            Catch Me When You Fall (Paperback)

            By Merriman, Eileen

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            "Seventeen-year-old Alex Byrd is about to have the worst day of her life, and the best. A routine blood test that will reveal her leukaemia has returned, but she also meets Jamie Orange"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9780143770930
            Published NZ 2 Jan 2018
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Hineahuone
              

            Hineahuone (Paperback)

            By Hall, Xoe

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            Tane Mahuta created the many wonders of nature that surround us today, but humanlife eludes him. As he sculpts the form of a woman from the scared red earth of Papatuanuku, Tane Mahuta can't begin to imagine what he is about to discover and all the beauty it beholds. Woven and Il...lustrated by Xoe Hall. In Full te reo Maori.
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            ISBN 9780473422516
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2017
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Language (Maori)
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