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              ANZAC Girl: the War Diaries of Alice Ross-King

              ANZAC Girl: the War Diaries of Alice Ross-King (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Racklyeft, Jess; By Simpson, Kate

              • RRP: $27.99
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              It was 1914 when Sister Alice Ross-King left Australia for the war. Nursing was her passion - all she had ever wanted to do. But Alice couldn't have imagined what she would see. She served four long years and was brave, humble and endlessly compassionate. Using extracts from Alic...e's actual diaries kept in the Australian War Memorial, this story captures the danger, the heartache and the history of the young nurse who would one day become the most decorated woman in Australia.
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              ISBN 9781760637019
              Published NZ 3 Mar 2020
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 6-10 years
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              The ANZAC Biscuit Man
               

              The ANZAC Biscuit Man (Paperback)

              By Millett, Peter; Illustrated by Yeo, Shaun

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Rattle your dags as fast as you can. You can't dunk me, I'm the Anzac Biscuit Man. Award-winning author Peter Millett and acclaimed cartoonist Shaun Yeo reimagine this classic tale with a uniquely local flavour!

              ISBN 9781988538020
              Published NZ 4 Oct 2019
              Publisher David Bateman Ltd
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              Anzac Tree

              Anzac Tree (Paperback)

              Illustrated by Booth, Christina

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Inspired by the story of two soldiers who planted two trees on their farm before they headed to the Great War, the story of the Anzac Tree is one that looks at the lives of those left behind in times of war.

              ISBN 9781760666996
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children
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              Jim's Letters
               

              Jim's Letters (Hardback)

              By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

              • RRP: $27.00
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              Dear Jim, Your postcard arrived today. I showed it to the family. Mum misses you... Between December 1914 and August 1915 Tom and Jim write to each other whenever they get a chance. Tom talks about life at home on the farm while Jim writes from Egypt and then from the trenches of... the Gallipoli peninsula. From the author and illustrator of Le Quesnoy comes a moving story of two brothers separated by war. It is based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli, one of the most significant campaigns of the First World War. This beautiful hardback depicts life at war and on the home front with exquisite illustrations by Jenny Cooper and fold-out letter inserts.
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              ISBN 9780143505907
              Published NZ 26 Mar 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 6-10 years
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              The Anzac Billy
               

              The Anzac Billy (Hardback)

              By Saxby, Claire; Illustrated by Jackson, Mark; Potter, Heather

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              A tender, moving story of a child waiting at home for the return of his father from serving in WWI. During World War I, Australian and New Zealand soldiers on the front were sent Christmas care packages in a tin billy. The Anzac Billy is the heartwarming story of a little boy pac...king a billy with all his father's favourite things - added to by mum and grandma - even though he realises there is no way that the billy can actually go to a particular soldier.Perfectly researched, exquisitely rendered, no reader could fail to be moved by this story of Australian and New Zealand soldiers.
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              ISBN 9781925126815
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-7 years
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              Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War
               

              Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War (Hardback)

              By Soutar, Monty

              • RRP: $69.99
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              A fascinating look at the Pioneer Battalion (the Battalion created for Maori to serve) that will shed light on the reasons why some men signed on to serve, and others staunchly resisted the call to join the imperial conflict.

              ISBN 9781869539580
              Published NZ 7 Jun 2019
              Publisher David Bateman Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Anzac Animals: 20 Animal Friends from WWI and WWII
               

              Anzac Animals: 20 Animal Friends from WWI and WWII (Hardback)

              By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

              • RRP: $29.99
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              Brought to life in this one-of-a-kind book are the astonishing and heartwarming TRUE TALES of 20 UNFORGETTABLE ANIMAL FRIENDS that helped ANZACs serving in World War One and Two.

              ISBN 9781775434740
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2018
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Anzac Puppy
               

              Anzac Puppy (Paperback)

              By Millett, Peter; Illustrated by Bowles, Trish

              "This story is based on the true story of Freda, a dalmatian and the dog mascot of the NZ Rifles during World War 1. It's a simple story about the reality of war, hardship, friendship and love"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9781775430971
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2015
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 6-10 years
              Series Anzac Puppy
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              ANZAC Boys
               

              ANZAC Boys (Paperback)

              By Bradman, Tony; Illustrated by Cuthbertson, Ollie

              • RRP: $14.99
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              A gripping historical tale set during World War One. Orphans Bert and Frank are sent as cheap labour to the colonies in Australia, but are separated before they arrive. When the Great War calls on ANZAC soldiers to raid Gallipoli, will the brothers find each other? Particularly s...uitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 9+
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              ISBN 9781781124345
              Released NZ 26 Aug 2015
              Publisher Barrington Stoke Ltd
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Tale of the Anzac Tortoise
               

              The Tale of the Anzac Tortoise (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Riddell, Shona; Illustrated by Gauldie, Matt

              • RRP: $19.99
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              "Matthew and Marama are playing in their back garden when they spot a hole in the hedge. Crawling through, they discover a tortoise with an epic story of soldiers, nurses, war, sacrifice, and kindness"--Back cover.

              ISBN 9780473318949
              Published NZ 19 Mar 2018
              Publisher Exisle Publishing
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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