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Golden Kiwis

Golden Kiwis

Golden Kiwis tells the inspirational stories behind every Kiwi Olympic gold medal in history! The book includes: u Descriptions of Kiwi gold medal winning performances u Links to video footage u Lessons we all can learn about success

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ISBN 9780473340100
Published 18 April 2016 by Reading Warrior
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Riley, David
Series Pasifika Sport History
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780473340100
ISBN-10 0473340100
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Reading Warrior
Imprint Reading Warrior
Publication Date 18 April 2016
International Publication Date 28 April 2016
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format EPUB ebook – 1st edition
Edition 1st
Author(s) By Riley, David
Series Pasifika Sport History
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Travel & Holiday
Physical Education & Sports Studies
Sports Personalities
Sporting Events & Tours
Fitness & Sports Training
Air Sports & Recreations
Ball Games
Equestrian & Animal Sports
Motor Sports
Combat Sports & Self-Defence
Winter Sports
Fishing & Field Sports
Active Outdoor Pursuits
Theme Parks & Funfairs
Leisure & Play Centres
Holiday Camps
Amusement Arcades
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Olympic Games
Football Codes
Racket Games
Riding & Horsemanship
Showjumping / Gymkhana / Dressage Etc
Fishing, Angling
Walking, Hiking, Trekking
Camping & Woodcraft
Outdoor Survival
Indigenous Peoples
American Football
Australian Rules Football
Lawn Tennis
Squash & Rackets
Table Tennis
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Biography & Autobiography: Sport
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Olympic games
Track & Field Sports, Athletics
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 92
Dimensions Width: 190mm
Height: 250mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Biography: Sport
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 668946

Description of this Electronic Book

Who was the first New Zealander to win an Olympic gold medal? Which Kiwi Olympian wore nappies when he competed? Which Paralympian won her first gold medal at the age of fifteen?
Who was named New Zealand Olympian of the Century?
Golden Kiwis has the answers to these questions.
Golden Kiwis is a children's book written by award winning Kiwi author and teacher David Riley.
It tells the inspirational stories behind every Olympic gold medal won by a New Zealander.
David wrote Golden Kiwis because he knows these stories of New Zealand excellence will inspire today's young Kiwis to dream big!
The book includes:
u Descriptions of Kiwi gold medal winning performances
u Links to video footage
u Lessons we all can learn about success

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Author's Bio

David Riley is a Kiwi children's author and high school Drama and English teacher. David writes books and reading resources for teachers, parents and young people. In 2011, David's play Rock Bottom was shortlisted in Playmarket's Plays for the Young and Hungry Competition. In 2016, two of David's books, Jammin' with Steven Adams and Samoan Heroes, won Storylines Notable Books Awards.

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