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            Bryan Williams: Pacific Pioneer
             

            Bryan Williams: Pacific Pioneer (Paperback)

            By Riley, David; Illustrated by Robertson, Chad

            • RRP: $30.99
            • $30.99
            • Available At Publisher

            "Bryan Williams Pacific Pioneer is the inspirational story of one of the first great Pasifikan All Blacks. Bryan beat his opponents with speed, sidestepping or sometimes just by running over the top of them! He inspired future generations of Pasifikan All Blacks, like Michael Jon...es and Jonah Lomu. But Bryan and his All Blacks teammates did something even greater off the field. Something more important than rugby. Something that helped change a whole country"--Back cover.
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            ISBN 9780473486228
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age Children
            Series Reading Legends
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            Stacey Waaka: World champion rugby player
               

            Stacey Waaka: World champion rugby player (Hardback)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $28.99
            • $28.99
            • Pub Date
              11 Jun 20

            Stacey Waaka follows Stacey's journey from Ruatoki to the rugby stadiums of the world. Read about some of the many challenges she's been through, including a terrifying bus crash, and how she overcame them. Find out how her faith, family, friends, coaches, teachers and culture ha...ve guided and powered her to aim high in life.
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            ISBN 9780473504618
            Published NZ 11 Jun 2020
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Wahine Toa
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            Rugby: Be on the Ball with the Greatest Game on Earth
             

            Rugby: Be on the Ball with the Greatest Game on Earth (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $17.99
            • $13.49
            • Save $4.50
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            This thrilling introduction to rugby helps kids get to grips with the rules of rugby, learn rugby skills, and gen up on rugby world records. The book looks at the history of the game, and touches on the main types of rugby, including Rugby Union, Rugby League, Rugby Sevens, and R...ugby Tag. There are fascinating stats on every page, with profiles of rugby heroes - past and present. Featured throughout are clear step-by-step graphics showing tips and techniques of the game, such as how to pass the ball and how to tackle. Feature pages zoom in on aspects of the game, including scrums and line-ups. Its playful approach draws out rugby's unique features - why is a rugby ball the shape it is? What is the haka? What's the best way to score a try? The book profiles different nations that excel at the sport, including the New Zealand All Blacks. With colourful illustrations of rugby kits, plans showing rugby positions and pitches, and with a fun quiz at the back, this book is a must for every budding rugby player or fan!
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            ISBN 9780241379325
            Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Kieran Read
             

            Kieran Read (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $17.99
            • $17.99
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            Kieran Read tells how a young man from South Auckland became captain of one of the most famous rugby teams in the world

            ISBN 9780473427481
            Published NZ 1 May 2018
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age Children
            Series Reading All Stars
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            The Funniest Sports Joke Book Ever
             

            The Funniest Sports Joke Book Ever (Paperback)

            By King, Joe; Illustrated by Baines, Nigel

            • RRP: $14.99
            • $11.99
            • Save $3.00
            • Pub Date
              4 Jun 20

            What lights up a stadium? A match! Which athletes are the warmest? Long jumpers! How do footballers stay cool? They play close to the fans!Kids will fall over laughing at these sporty jokes, perfect for celebrating the Olympics!

            ISBN 9781783449644
            Released NZ 4 Jun 2020
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
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            Off Loading with Sonny Bill Williams
             

            Off Loading with Sonny Bill Williams (Hardback, 3rd Revised edition)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $22.99
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            "The story of how a determined and humble young man became a champion in three different sports ... and one of the most sought after athletes in the world" -- Back cover.

            ISBN 9780473271275
            Published NZ 6 Feb 2014
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Reading Warriors
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            Go Fiji Go: How Fiji won its first Olympic gold medal
             

            Go Fiji Go: How Fiji won its first Olympic gold medal (Paperback)

            By Riley, David

            • RRP: $17.99
            • $17.99
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            In February 2016, Cyclone Winston struck the Fiji islands. It was the most powerful cyclone the country had ever experienced.Six months later, Fiji's sevens rugby team went to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Go Fiji Go is the inspiring story behind Fiji's first Olympic gold medal... ... and the incredible joy it brought to the nation.
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            ISBN 9780473375577
            Published NZ 14 Sep 2017
            Publisher Reading Warrior
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Pasifika Sport History
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            Lucky Break
             

            Lucky Break (Paperback)

            By Stevens, Rob

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $19.54
            • Save $3.45
            • Internationally sourced

            When a new boy, Arnold, starts at Leon's school, he has no idea what to think: Arnold doesn't understand jokes, sarcasm is lost on him and he can be completely blunt. Leon has never met anyone like Arnold before, and an unlikely friendship blossoms.

            ISBN 9781783446575
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2018
            Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
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            World Rugby Records 2012

            World Rugby Records 2012 (Paperback)

            By Hawkes, Chris

            • RRP: $31.00
            • $24.80
            • Save $6.20
            • In Stock At Publisher

            The IRB Rugby World Cup 2011 is the most eagerly awaited tournament in the sport and World Rugby Records 2012 is the perfect companion for any fan who wants to know more about not only this thrilling event but also rugby around the world and its great history. Recent sporting her...oes such as Gareth Edwards, Jonah Lomu and Jonny Wilkinson rub shoulders with legends of the game such as Prince Obolensky, Colin Meads and Mickey Steele-Bodger in an action-packed book filled with exciting pictures that bring them all to life.
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            ISBN 9781741699807
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2011
            Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
            Interest Age Children
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            Be a Rugby Expert

            Be a Rugby Expert (Hardback, Illustrated edition)

            By Mason, Paul

            A fun, fact-packed look at the world of rugby.

            ISBN 9781445142388
            Released NZ 14 Jul 2015
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Instant Expert
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