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            Dawn Raid
             

            Dawn Raid (Paperback)

            By Smith, Pauline

            • RRP: $18.99
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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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            Wonder
             

            Wonder (Paperback)

            By Palacio, R. J.

            • RRP: $25.99
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            Auggie wants to be an ordinary ten-years-old. He does ordinary things - eating ice cream, playing on his Xbox. He feels ordinary - inside. But Auggie is far from ordinary. Ordinary kids don't make other ordinary kids run away screaming in playgrounds. Ordinary kids aren't stared ...at wherever they go.
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            ISBN 9780552565974
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2014
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

            The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (Paperback)

            By Boyne, John

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Nine-years-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the Fury? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out-With'? And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on the other side of the fence? The grown-ups won't explain so Bruno decides there is... only one thing for it - he will have to explore this place alone.
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            ISBN 9780099572862
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
             

            The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Paperback)

            By Alexie, Sherman

            • RRP: $22.00
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            • Internationally sourced

            Suitable for young adults, this book tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school. It chronicles contemporary adolescence as seen through the eyes of one Native American boy.

            ISBN 9781783442010
            Released NZ 2 Mar 2015
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Fish In A Tree
             

            Fish In A Tree (Paperback)

            By Hunt, Lynda Mullaly

            • RRP: $23.00
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            -Ally's greatest fear is that everyone will find out she is as dumb as they think she is because she still doesn't know how to read---

            ISBN 9780142426425
            Released NZ 3 Apr 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Children of Virtue and Vengeance

            Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Paperback)

            By Adeyemi, Tomi

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            Children of Virtue and Vengeance is the stunning sequel to Tomi Adeyemi's New York Times bestselling debut Children of Blood and Bone, the first title in her Legacy of Orisha trilogy.

            ISBN 9781529034790
            Released NZ 10 Dec 2019
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Legacy of Orisha
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            White Bird

            White Bird (Hardback)

            By Palacio, R. J.

            • RRP: $40.00
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            A powerful, unforgettable graphic novel from the world of Wonder, by globally bestselling and award-winning author R J Palacio. To the millions of readers who fell in love with R J Palacio's Wonder, Julian is best-known as Auggie Pullman's classroom bully. White Bird reveals a ne...w side to Julian's story, as Julian discovers the moving and powerful tale of his grandmother, who was hidden from the Nazis as a young Jewish girl in occupied France during the Second World War. An unforgettable, unputdownable story about strength, courage and the power of kindness to change hearts, build bridges, and even save lives, from the globally bestselling author of Wonder.
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            ISBN 9780241397244
            Released NZ 7 Dec 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Wonder
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            Cleo and Rob
             

            Cleo and Rob (Hardback)

            By Brown, Helen; Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe

            • RRP: $29.99
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            A kitten called Cleo steps into six-year-old Rob's life after his big brother, Sam, dies. With Cleo's help, Rob discovers that, even through the toughest times, healing can happen. Based on true events in author Helen Brown's family, this heartwarming story first appeared as the ...book for adults, Cleo.
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            ISBN 9781988547350
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            White Lies Maori Legends and Fairytales
              

            White Lies Maori Legends and Fairytales (Paperback)

            By Dowling-Mitchell, Falstaff

            • RRP: $41.99
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            Pete dreams of being an All Black but life isn't easy - other boys in the rugby team are bigger and stronger, the new principal is trying to take Maori culture away from school, and his annoying daughter wants to be Pete's friend. Stuff that. She's a straight up weirdo! The schoo...l bully wants to smash his face in every chance he gets, and on top of that, his best mate isn't being himself lately. What's going on with him? A book where young characters begin to question their world in Aotearoa. Was land stolen off Maori years ago? If so, what does that mean now? Why was there a war between Maori and Europeans on the banks of the Waikato river? How different are New Zealand Maori from New Zealand Europeans today, and how different did their cultures used to be? When it seems like everything is against Pete, he has to stand up and fight for what he believes in, and he learns that help can come from the most surprising places.
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            ISBN 9780473466060
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Two Wolves

            Two Wolves (Paperback)

            By Bancks, Tristan

            • RRP: $21.00
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            One afternoon, police officers show up at Ben Silver's front door. Minutes after they leave, his parents arrive home. Ben and his little sister Olive are bundled into the car and told they're going on a holiday. But are they? It doesn't take long for Ben to realise that his paren...ts are in trouble. Ben's always dreamt of becoming a detective - his dad even calls him 'Cop'. Now Ben gathers evidence and tries to uncover what his parents have done. The problem is, if he figures it out, what does he do? Tell someone? Or keep the secret and live life on the run? WINNER, Young Australian Best Books Award (YABBA) - Fiction for Years 7-9, 2015 HONOUR BOOK, Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year - Younger Readers 2015 'A tense, hard-edged, no-holds-barred thriller.' Anthony Horowitz, author of the Alex Rider series 'A high stakes adventure that will keep you guessing and breathless until the very end.' Michael Gerard Bauer, author of Don't Call Me Ishmael
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            ISBN 9781760892661
            Published NZ 18 Jun 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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