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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 Children / Young Adults
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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

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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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            The Traitor and the Thief
             

            The Traitor and the Thief (Paperback)

            By Ward, Gareth

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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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            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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            Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
             

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

            By Hill, David; Morris, Phoebe

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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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            Abel Tasman: Mapping the Southern Lands
             

            Abel Tasman: Mapping the Southern Lands (Hardback)

            By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

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            MORE THAN 300 YEARS AGO, a young Dutch sailor named ABEL TASMAN stood on the prow of a ship that he and his crew had sailed across wild, uncharted waters. In the distance, the rugged outline of steep hills rose from the ocean waves. COULD THIS BE TERRA AUSTRALIS - THE GREAT SOUTH...ERN LAND? JOIN THE JOURNEY and DISCOVER THE LEGACY left behind.
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            ISBN 9781775435099
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2017
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            The New Zealand Wars
              

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

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            The story of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, a part of New Zealand's history that many people wish they knew more about. The book describes how the wars came about, where and when they were fought, who was involved, and how they affected women and children.

            ISBN 9781869664787
            Published NZ 5 Mar 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Into the White: Scott'S Antarctic Odyssey
              

            Into the White: Scott'S Antarctic Odyssey (Paperback)

            By Grochowicz, Joanna

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            The enthralling and harrowing true story of Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition, with evocative photographs, and illustrations by Sarah Lippett.

            ISBN 9781760293659
            Published NZ 26 Apr 2017
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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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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