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            The Grandmothers of Pikitea Street
              

            The Grandmothers of Pikitea Street (Paperback)

            By Maki, Renisa Viraj; Illustrated by Slade Robinson, Nikki; Translated by Rangitauira, Kanapu

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $20.69
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            • Pub Date
              8 Sep 22

            * Inclusive picture book blending multiple cultures in NZ * Bilingual Maori and English text, out ahead of Maori Language Week * Matches exciting new writer with globally successful illustrator

            ISBN 9781990042171
            Published NZ 8 Sep 2022
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (Te Reo Maori & English)
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            How to Loiter In a Turf War: A Novel
             

            How to Loiter In a Turf War: A Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Solid, Coco

            • RRP: $28.00
            • $21.84
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            Like nothing you've read before, How to Loiter in a Turf War is a lucid, genre-bending, cinematic work of fiction from one of Aotearoa's most versatile artists. It's a day in the life of three friends beefing with their own city, Tamaki Makaurau. With gentrification closing in an...d racial tensions sweltering, the girls must cling to their friendship like a life raft, determined not to let their neighbourhood drift out to sea. Fast, ferociously brilliant, crack-up funny and unforgettably true. 'This book paints a picture of the Auckland I grew up in - when waiting for the 025 to town was a gamble, and the answer to the question 'where are you from?' was an essay, not a sentence. Like everything she makes, Coco Solid imbues this book with fierce intelligence, laser-sharp specificity and cosmic warmth.' - Rose Matafeo 'Sharp, funny and dope as hell, How to Loiter in a Turf War is another Coco Solid work of genius. With her piercing prose and expansive worlds, Coco has long been a life-raft for brown kids swimming against the whirlpools of urban realities, and this work is no different. Painfully perceptive, familiar and hopeful.' - Lana Lopesi 'This is one of the most exciting books I've ever read. A celebration and a challenge and an impressive work of art and intelligence.' - Pip Adam
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            ISBN 9780143778585
            Published NZ 3 May 2022
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            544 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
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            Dawn Raid
             

            Dawn Raid (Paperback)

            By Smith, Pauline

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
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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 New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series My New Zealand Story
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            Out of the Egg / Ka Puta Mai i te Heki: English/te reo Maori edition
             

            Out of the Egg / Ka Puta Mai i te Heki: English/te reo Maori edition (Paperback)

            By Matthews, Tina; Translated by Hammond, Kiwi

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $38.00
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            An award-winning title now translated into two new bilingual editions combining English and te reo Maori, and English and Samoan.

            ISBN 9781990035241
            Published NZ 8 Aug 2022
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
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            Ross Taylor: Black & White
              

            Ross Taylor: Black & White (Hardback)

            By Thomas, Paul

            • RRP: $49.99
            • $47.49
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            Ross Taylor has scored the most runs, made the most centuries and taken the most catches by a New Zealander in international cricket. The numbers are extraordinary but they don't tell the whole story. Here is the whole story - in black and white.

            ISBN 9781990003448
            Published NZ 11 Aug 2022
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Tonga
               

            Tonga (Paperback)

            By Toumu'a, Ruth

            • RRP: $31.50
            • $29.92
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            • Pub Date
              15 Aug 22

            The islands of Tonga are full of rich history and culture. Describes the history, customs, geography, and culture of the people who live there, and provides authentic vocabulary words for an immersive experience. Includes a glossary, index, and bibliography for further reading --

            ISBN 9781684048151
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 15 Aug 2022
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            Coastwatcher
             

            Coastwatcher (Paperback)

            By Hill, David

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.59
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            A tense, exciting war adventure inspired by the coastwatchers of Operation Pacific, from award-winning YA author David Hill. 'It's not going to be a cushy job, young Benson. You're on your own. Japs will be looking for you. Far as they're concerned, you're spies. And when a spy g...ets captured, remember . . .' It's 1943, and 19-year-old radio operator Frank Benson is shipped out to an enemy-occupied island in the Solomons with two other soldiers. Their mission is to spy on the Japanese. In dense jungle they meet a Solomon Islander who says he has information that will shatter Japanese defences. But he could be working for the enemy. What if it's a trap to get them killed? No training could have prepared Frank for this decision. Their lives - and Operation Pacific - depend on his next move.
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            ISBN 9780143775966
            Published NZ 3 Aug 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            263 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
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            Samoa
               

            Samoa (Paperback)

            By Va'afusuaga, Jane

            • RRP: $31.50
            • $29.92
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            • Pub Date
              15 Aug 22

            The islands of Samoa are full of rich history and culture. Describes the history, customs, geography, and culture of the people who live there, and provides authentic vocabulary words for an immersive experience. Includes a glossary, index, and bibliography for further reading --

            ISBN 9781684048144
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 15 Aug 2022
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            The Adventures of Tupaia
              

            The Adventures of Tupaia (Hardback)

            By Meredith, Courtney Sina; Illustrated by Tait, Mat

            • RRP: $36.99
            • $28.85
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            "The incredible story of Tupaia, Tahitian priest navigator, who sailed on board the Endeavour with Captain Cook on his first voyage to Aotearoa. Follow Tupaia as he grows up in Ra'iatea, becoming a high-ranking 'arioi and master navigator. Join him as he meets up with Cook in Tah...iti and sails as part of the crew on the Endeavour across the Pacific to Aotearoa. Witness the encounters between tangata whenua and the crew as the ship sails around the coast, and discover the important role Tupaia plays as translator and cultural interpreter"--Back cover.
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            ISBN 9781988547145
            Published NZ 12 Sep 2019
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
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            A New Dawn
               

            A New Dawn (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sione, Emeli; Edited by Malaeulu, Dahlia

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $33.24
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            Emeli Sione shares her Dawn Raid story to help us understand the real impact of this dark time in our history. With valuable lessons for all New Zealanders, A New Dawn provides us with hope on our journeys of equality, justice and healing as Pasifika in New Zealand.

            ISBN 9780473630287
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2022
            Publisher Dahlia Malaeulu
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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