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            The Great Revolt
              

            The Great Revolt (Paperback)

            By Dowswell, Paul

            • RRP: $27.50
            • $22.00
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            • Pub Date
              6 Aug 20

            Thrilling historical adventure set during the English peasants' revolt of 1381, by Paul Dowswell, the author of Auslander, and Wolf Children. It's 1381 and the king, Richard II, has imposed a new tax on the people. In the village of Aylesford, Tilda and her ploughman father were ...already struggling to make ends meet. As serfs they have no rights to move freely or earn wages for their work. Tilda is desperate for a better life than the village can offer, so when the villagers begin to rebel she is swept up in the excitement. Tilda and her father travel to London with the others to petition the king, but the peaceful rebellion they hoped for soon ignites into violence, mayhem and treachery. Tilda's fight for a better life is only just beginning... This page-turning adventure sheds new light on a period of history which is covered in the KS3 curriculum, and will have readers gripped from start to finish.
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            ISBN 9781472968425
            Released NZ 6 Aug 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 6 Aug 2020
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            Terry Denton's Really Truly Amazing Guide to Everything
             

            Terry Denton's Really Truly Amazing Guide to Everything (Hardback)

            By Denton, Terry

            • RRP: $24.00
            • $18.00
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            • Pub Date
              3 Nov 20

            Professor Terry Denton talks you through all you need to know about Earth, Life, the Universe and EVERYTHING (almost).

            ISBN 9781760898922
            Published NZ 3 Nov 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            Fantastically Great Women Who Saved the Planet Activity Book
              

            Fantastically Great Women Who Saved the Planet Activity Book (Paperback)

            By Pankhurst, Kate

            • RRP: $19.50
            • $15.60
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            • Pub Date
              6 Aug 20

            Join even more of the world's most inspiring women in this amazing activity book based on Kate Pankhurst's Fantastically Great Women Who Saved the Planet, a brilliant new addition to the Fantastically Great Women series, all about women women who used their skills and voices to l...ook after our marvellously beautiful world, by respecting and protecting it. With an exciting variety of activities, along with fascinating nuggets of information about these trail-blazing women, prepare to spend endless hours of fun creating your own poster against animal testing with The Body Shop's Anita Roddick, keeping a weather diary with meteorologist Edith Farkas and even making a nature collage with the courageous women of the Chipko Movement. With over 200 stickers and many postcards to send to friends, this is the perfect activity book to celebrate girl power! List of women featured: Eugenie Clark, Wangari Maathai, Ingeborg Beling, Anita Roddick, Edith Farkas, Jane Goodall, Isatou Ceesay, Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey, Maria Telkes, The Chipko Movement, Eileen Kampakuta Brown and Eileen Wani Wingfield, Ursula Marvin and Daphne Sheldrick.
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            ISBN 9781526622464
            Released NZ 6 Aug 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 6 Aug 2020
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            Mohinder's War
              

            Mohinder's War (EPUB ebook)

            By Rai, Bali

            A thrilling World War II adventure set in occupied France, featuring an Indian RAF pilot. Great for fans of Michael Morpurgo and John Boyne, and those who want diverse historical fiction. Thirteen-year-old Joelle Breton stumbles across Indian-born RAF pilot Mohinder Singh when hi...s plane crashes in occupied France and it's up to her and her parents to hide him from the Nazis. After all, her parents are brave members of the French Resistance and will do everything they can to help get Mohinder back to Britain. But when they are betrayed and tragedy strikes, Joelle and Mohinder will have to act fast if they are ever to evade the enemy. Flashbacks offer dramatic stories set in key moments of history, perfect for introducing children to historical topics.
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            ISBN 9781472958396
            Available in EPUB
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Released NZ 11 Jun 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Flashbacks
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            Ira Aldridge: The Shakespearean Actor
              

            Ira Aldridge: The Shakespearean Actor (Paperback)

            By Hepburn, Judy

            • RRP: $16.50
            • $14.02
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            • Pub Date
              1 Oct 20

            I Was There. is a perfect introduction for younger readers into stories from the past, allowing children to imagine that they were really there.

            ISBN 9780702304965
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2020
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series I Was There
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Oct 2020
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            A Book About Ethan: And His Super Powers
              

            A Book About Ethan: And His Super Powers (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Michailides, Christine

            • RRP: $45.50
            • $45.50
            • In Stock US

            Ethan talks about his autism as his super powers and some of the challenges he experiences from having those super powers. This book helps young readers understand how autism affects the way Ethan experiences and interacts with the world. It also offers 5 easy steps on how to be ...a good friend to someone with autism.
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            ISBN 9780228817789
            Released NZ 27 Apr 2020
            Publisher Tellwell Talent
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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            Treasures of Ancient China - Chinese Discoveries and the World - Social Studies 6th Grade - Children's Geography & Cultures Books
              

            Treasures of Ancient China - Chinese Discoveries and the World - Social Studies 6th Grade - Children's Geography & Cultures Books (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Other Professor, Baby

            • RRP: $31.99
            • $31.99
            • In Stock US

            The Chinese have always been innovative. In fact, their ancestors can be credited for major historical discoveries that forever changed the course of history. Among these discoveries were the compass, the manufacture of paper, gunpowder, tea, and woodblock printing. Read more abo...ut the treasures of Ancient China. Grab a copy today!
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            ISBN 9781541950122
            Released NZ 19 Apr 2020
            Publisher Baby Professor
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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            The Tang Dynasty: An Age of Achievement - Early Civilizations of China - Ancient Books - 6th Grade History - Children's Asian History
              

            The Tang Dynasty: An Age of Achievement - Early Civilizations of China - Ancient Books - 6th Grade History - Children's Asian History (Hardback)

            Other Professor, Baby

            • RRP: $52.99
            • $52.99
            • In Stock US

            The Tang Dynasty was responsible for the reunification of China. But why was there a need to reunite China in the first place? That will be discussed in this educational book. Also included are lessons on rise and spread of Buddhism across China, Korea and Japan during the Tang D...ynasty. Discussions on the technological, commercial and agr
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            ISBN 9781541976665
            Released NZ 19 Apr 2020
            Publisher Baby Professor
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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            Who Built the The Panama Canal? - The U.S. as a World Power - 6th Grade History - Children's American History
              

            Who Built the The Panama Canal? - The U.S. as a World Power - 6th Grade History - Children's American History (Hardback)

            Other Professor, Baby

            • RRP: $53.50
            • $53.50
            • In Stock US

            Did you know that the Panama Canal was built by the United States? This educational book discusses the reason why the US built Panama Canal, the significance of the move and how it has benefited North and South American nations. Encourage your child to seek knowledge but making s...ure it is aligned with official school curriculum. Grab a co
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            ISBN 9781541976696
            Released NZ 19 Apr 2020
            Publisher Baby Professor
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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            The Secret Life of Paul Revere - Hero of the American Revolution - Biography 6th Grade - Children's Biographies
              

            The Secret Life of Paul Revere - Hero of the American Revolution - Biography 6th Grade - Children's Biographies (Hardback)

            Other Lives, Dissected

            • RRP: $53.50
            • $53.50
            • In Stock US

            Did you know that some of the heroes of the American Revolution were not military men? Take for instance the case of Paul Revere. Paul was a silversmith and engraver. He is well known for his midnight ride in order to alert the colonia militia in 1775. He was very brave that he d...ared approach the British forces before the Battles of Lexin
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            ISBN 9781541976931
            Released NZ 19 Apr 2020
            Publisher Dissected Lives
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
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