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              Bridge to Terabithia

              Bridge to Terabithia (Paperback)

              By Paterson, Katherine

              • RRP: $21.00
              • $15.75
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              Jess Aarons wants to be the fastest boy in the class, but when a girl named Leslie Burke moves into the neighbouring farm his life changes forever. Even though she runs faster than him, Jess begins to think Leslie might be okay - she's clever and funny and not a bit soppy.

              ISBN 9780141359786
              Released NZ 19 Aug 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Watership Down

              Watership Down (Paperback)

              By Adams, Richard; Illustrated by Parkins, David

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $13.49
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              Fiver could sense danger. Something terrible was going to happen to the warren - he felt sure of it. So did his brother Hazel, for Fiver's sixth sense was never wrong. They had to leave immediately, and they had to persuade the other rabbits to join them. And so begins a long and... perilous journey of a small band of rabbits in search of a safe home. Fiver's vision finally leads them to Watership Down, but here they face their most difficult challenge of all... Watership Down is an epic journey, a stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival against the odds.
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              ISBN 9780141378947
              Released NZ 3 Dec 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
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              Island of the Blue Dolphins
               

              Island of the Blue Dolphins (Paperback)

              By O'Dell, Scott

              • RRP: $25.99
              • $23.88
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              • Internationally sourced

              Twelve-year-old Karana escapes death at the hands of treacherous hunters, only to find herself totally alone on a harsh desolate island. Based on a true story, this book shows how she survives in the face of all sorts of dangers.

              ISBN 9780141368627
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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              A Wrinkle in Time

              A Wrinkle in Time (Paperback)

              By L'Engle, Madeleine

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $13.49
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              Disney takes the classic sci-fi adventure, A Wrinkle in Time to the silver screen! With an all-star cast that includes Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, and newcomer Storm Reid, the major motion picture brings the world of Wrinkle to life for a new gener...ation of fans.When Charles Wallace Murry goes searching through a 'wrinkle in time' for his lost father, he finds himself on an evil planet where all life is enslaved by a huge pulsating brain known as 'It'. How Charles, his sister Meg and friend Calvin find and free his father makes this a very special and exciting mixture of fantasy and science fiction, which all the way through is dominated by the funny and mysterious trio of guardian angels known as Mrs Whatsit, Mrs Who and Mrs Which.This movie tie-in edition of the timeless novel features the complete, unabridged original text, and an introduction by the film's director, Ava DuVernay.
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              ISBN 9780241331163
              Released NZ 29 Jan 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
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              The Cay
               

              The Cay (Paperback)

              By Taylor, Theodore; Illustrated by McKendry, Kenny

              • RRP: $20.89
              • $20.89
              • Reprinting locally

              Tells the survival story of a young boy and an old man adrift on the ocean, then marooned on a tiny, deserted island. This book offers a study of the relationship between Phillip, white, American, and influenced by his mother's prejudices, and the black man upon whom Phillip's li...fe depends.
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              ISBN 9780141354941
              Released NZ 22 Oct 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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              The Dark is Rising: The Dark is Rising Sequence

              The Dark is Rising: The Dark is Rising Sequence (Paperback)

              By Cooper, Susan

              • RRP: $17.99
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              This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Will discovers that he has the power of t...he Old Ones, and that he must embark on a quest to vanquish the terrifyingly evil magic of the Dark.
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              ISBN 9780241377093
              Released NZ 21 Jan 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
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              The Boggart And the Monster
               

              The Boggart And the Monster (Paperback)

              By Cooper, Susan

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $20.89
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              In this companion volume to The Boggart, the mischievous shape-shifting spirit living in the Scottish Castle Keep sets out to rescue Nessie, one of his few remaining cousins. Nessie has become a shadow of his former self and can no longer protect himself from the overzealous scie...ntists exploring his loch. In a race against time and technology, Emily and Jessup join up with the Boggart to help Nessie escape to his ancestral home.
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              ISBN 9780241326800
              Released NZ 16 Apr 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              The Shadow Guests
               

              The Shadow Guests (Paperback)

              By Aiken, Joan

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $20.89
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              A lonely boy haunted by an ancient family curse, The Shadow Guests is a classic supernatural mystery from the master-storyteller, Joan Aiken.After the mysterious disappearance of his mother and older brother, Cosmo is sent away to live with his father's eccentric cousin, and to a... strange school where he is lost and lonely among his unfriendly classmates. Luckily he can escape at weekends to the peace of his cousin's ancient mill house, and the shadowy companions only he can see. But then he learns about the family curse, with which his visitors from the past seem to be connected. The 'shadow guests' welcome Cosmo's help, but are their increasingly menacing activities linked to his own problems?
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              ISBN 9780241337363
              Released NZ 29 Oct 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Annie

              Annie (Paperback)

              By Meehan, Thomas

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $13.49
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              It's 1933 and for as long as she can remember, 11 year old Annie has believed that her mother and father would come back to her New York City orphanage to get her. But mean Miss Hannigan the headmistress is making Annie's life a misery.

              ISBN 9780141355221
              Released NZ 22 Oct 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Mona Lisa Mystery
               

              The Mona Lisa Mystery (Paperback)

              By Hutchins, Pat; Illustrated by Hutchins, Laurence

              • RRP: $25.99
              • $23.88
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              Class 3 of Hampstead Primary School are off on a school trip to Paris! Morgan is the first to spot the bearded man in the black Citroen car, cruising behind their school bus, and feels sure he is following them. The plot thickens when a second mysterious bearded man appears on th...e ferry boat, Soon Class 3 find themselves entangled with a group of art thieves intent upon stealing the Mona Lisa...!
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              ISBN 9780141386218
              Released NZ 18 Sep 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series A puffin book
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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