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              The Hate U Give

              The Hate U Give (Paperback)

              By Thomas, Angie

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              The movie tie-in edition of the ground-breaking No. 1 New York Times bestseller. Now a major motion picture from Twentieth Century Fox, starring Amandla Stenberg (The Hunger Games and Everything, Everything), K.J. Apa (Riverdale), Regina Hall (Girls Trip), Anthony Mackie (The Ave...ngers: Infinity War), and Sabrina Carpenter (Girl Meets World).Bonus content includes Angie Thomas in conversation with Amandla Stenberg and director George Tillman Jr. and an excerpt from Angie's new novel, On the Come Up. No. 1 New York Times bestseller "A classic in the making." The Times "Places a spotlight on Black Lives Matter." Stylist "Passionate and uncompromising." The Observer "A must-read." The Pool "Outstanding." The Guardian "Powerful." MetroRead the book that inspired the movie! Sixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only witness to the fatal shooting of her unarmed best friend, Khalil, by a police officer. Now what Starr says could destroy her community. It could also get her killed. Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, this is a powerful and gripping novel about one girl's struggle for justice.The Hate U Give film will be released in Australian cinemas in January 2019. Winner of the 2018 Silver Inky Award.
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              ISBN 9781406387933
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              A Monster Calls
                

              A Monster Calls (Paperback)

              By Ness, Patrick; Dowd, Siobhan

              • RRP: $21.99
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              • Internationally sourced

              The bestselling novel about love, loss and hope from the twice Carnegie Medal-winning Patrick Ness.

              ISBN 9781406361803
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Knife of Never Letting Go

              The Knife of Never Letting Go (Paperback)

              By Ness, Patrick

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              A special anniversary edition, with a striking new cover design, to celebrate 10 years of the Chaos Walking trilogy. Prentisstown isn't like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else's thoughts in a constant, overwhelming Noise. There is no privacy. There are no secrets. Then ...Todd Hewitt unexpectedly stumbles on a spot of complete silence. Which is impossible. And now he's going to have to run... This new edition marks the 10th anniversary of the award-winning modern classic, soon to be a major motion picture starring Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley.
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              ISBN 9781406379167
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Chaos Walking
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              The Hate U Give

              The Hate U Give (Paperback)

              By Thomas, Angie

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              A powerful and brave YA novel about what prejudice looks like in the 21st century.

              ISBN 9781406372151
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2017
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Green Rising

              Green Rising (Paperback)

              By James, Lauren; Cover design or artwork by Kelly, Beci

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              A climate-change thriller set in a near-future world that's closer than we want to believe. Gabby, Theo and Hester have grown up knowing that Earth is doomed. The acceleration of climate changes means that the planet will soon be uninhabitable, and while those who are rich enough... can escape to Mars, the rest of the population will be left to their fate. But in the year that the ice caps finally melt, teenagers around the world begin developing strange powers - the ability to grow plants with their minds. The only hope for reversing climate change seems to lie with these Greenfingers. But there are plenty of profit-hungry organizations who want to use them for their own ends. And not everyone would like to see Earth saved... In a time of widespread corruption and greed, can three teenagers pull off the ultimate heist and bring about a green rising? aoeLauren James is a genius.a SFX Magazine aoeLauren James isn't just headed for the stars - she's already there.a Samantha Shannon, author of The Priory of the Orange Tree
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              ISBN 9781406384673
              Released NZ 6 Oct 2021
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Ten Delicious Teachers
               

              Ten Delicious Teachers (Hardback)

              By Montgomery, Ross; Illustrated by Warburton, Sarah

              • RRP: $32.22
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              An irreverent and zany counting book that is gently thrilling and written in a deliciously infectious rhyme with witty and whimsical illustrations. Ten very foolish teachers have missed the last bus home. But LOOK - a shortcut through the forest! They'll be back in time for tea! ...Off they skip, unaware that in the woods a hungry horde of mischievous and hilariously goofy monsters is waiting...
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              ISBN 9781406389821
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 3-5 years
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              Twitch

              Twitch (Paperback)

              By Leonard, M. G.

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              From the internationally bestselling author of Beetle Boy and the Adventures on Trains series, comes the first book in The Twitchers, a brand new mystery adventure series celebrating friendship, bravery and the incredible world of birds, starring a birdwatching detective called T...witch! An escaped convict, missing millions and a birdwatcher... Twitch has three pet chickens, four pigeons, swallows nesting in his bedroom and a passion for bird-spotting. On the first day of the summer holidays, he arrives at his secret bird-watching hide to find police everywhere: a convicted robber has broken out of prison and is hiding in Aves Wood. Can Twitch use his talents for bird-spotting to hunt for the dangerous prisoner and find the missing loot? Praise for M. G. Leonard: "An original voice in children's literature." The Times "Truly great storytelling." Michael Mopurgo "Superstar." Guardian "Wonderful." Sunday Telegraph
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              ISBN 9781406389371
              Released NZ 2 Jun 2021
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Be Resilient: How to Build a Strong Teenage Mind for Tough Times

              Be Resilient: How to Build a Strong Teenage Mind for Tough Times (Paperback)

              By Morgan, Nicola

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              The essential teenage guide to building resilience for challenging times, from award-winning well-being expert Nicola Morgan, author of the bestselling Blame My Brain and The Teenage Guide to Stress. Some events in life will always be out of our control, whether it's a global cri...sis or a traumatic event at home - but Be Resilient shows that the power to cope is in our hands. Discover how to develop the skill of mental resilience in this fascinating guide from award-winning author and teenage brain expert Nicola Morgan. From building a support network to building optimism, find positive, practical advice for preparing for, coping with and bouncing back from the toughest of times. Authoritative and backed by the latest science, this is a reassuring companion for teenagers everywhere.
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              ISBN 9781406399257
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2021
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Concrete Rose

              Concrete Rose (Paperback)

              By Thomas, Angie

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              This hard-hitting prequel to the award-winning The Hate You Give - from the international phenomenon Angie Thomas - tells the story of Maverick Carter, Starr's father, as a teenager growing up in Garden Heights. The son of a drug king, seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter is negoti...ating life in Garden Heights as he balances school, slinging dope, and working two jobs while his dad is in prison. He's got it all under control - until, that is, Mav finds out he's a father. Suddenly he has a baby, Seven, who depends on him for everything. Loyalty, revenge and responsibility threaten to tear Mav apart, especially after the brutal murder of a loved one. So when Mav is offered the chance to go straight, it's an opportunity - in a world where he's expected to amount to nothing - to prove he's different and figure out for himself what it really means to be a man.
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              ISBN 9781406384444
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2021
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Dry

              Dry (Paperback)

              By Shusterman, Neal; Shusterman, Jarrod

              • RRP: $18.99
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              When the California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, one teen is forced to make life and death decisions in this harrowing story of survival from New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman.The drought - or the Tap-Out, as everyone calls ...it - has been going on for a while now. Everyone's lives have become an endless list of don'ts: don't water the lawn, don't fill up your pool, don't take long showers.Until the taps run dry.Suddenly, Alyssa's quiet suburban street spirals into a warzone of desperation; neighbours and families turned against each other on the hunt for water. And when her parents don't return and her life - and the life of her brother - is threatened, Alyssa has to make impossible choices if she's going to survive.
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              ISBN 9781406386851
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
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