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              Wrecking Ball: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (14)

              Wrecking Ball: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (14) (Paperback)

              By Kinney, Jeff

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              An unexpected inheritance gives the Heffley family a chance to make major improvements to their home. But they soon find that construction isn't all it's cracked up to be. When things get rough, will the Heffleys be able to stay ... or will they be forced to move?

              ISBN 9780143796053
              Published NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Jasper Jones
               

              Jasper Jones (Paperback)

              By Silvey, Craig

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              Full of unforgettable characters, a page-turning pace and outrageously good dialogue, this is a glorious novel - thoughtful, funny, heartbreaking and wise - about outsiders and secrets, and what it really means to be a hero.

              ISBN 9781742372624
              Published NZ 1 May 2010
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              The Diamond Hunter

              The Diamond Hunter (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By McIntosh, Fiona

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              'It won't matter how many diamonds you find if you lose the love of your child.' When six-year-old Clementine Knight loses her mother to malaria during the 1870s diamond rush in southern Africa, she is left to be raised by her destitute, alcoholic father, James. Much of Clementin...e's care falls to their trusty Zulu companion, Joseph One-Shoe, and the unlikely pair form an unbreakable bond. When the two men uncover a large, flawless diamond, James believes he has finally secured their future, but the discovery of the priceless gem comes at a huge cost. A dark bargain is struck to do whatever it takes to return Clementine to a respectable life at the Grant family's sprawling estate in northern England -while the diamond disappears. Years on, Clementine overhears talk of a paragon diamond coming onto the market. Long-buried memories of her childhood in Africa and her beloved Joseph One-Shoe are triggered, as she questions who she can trust. To solve the mystery of what happened to her loved ones all those years ago, she must confront a painful history and finally bring justice to bear. From the harsh desert of Africa's Kimberley diamond mine to the misty, green plains of northern England, The Diamond Hunter is a breathtaking adventure story about trust and betrayal, the ultimate quest for truth, and a love that is truly priceless.
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              ISBN 9780143787792
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Animal Farm

              Animal Farm (Paperback)

              By Orwell, George; Introduction by Watson, Don

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              'All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.' Drunken Mr Jones of Manor Farm has neglected his livestock for too long. In a burst of insurgent fervour they rise up and he is deposed, with the pigs taking charge of the newly named Animal Farm. Everything ru...ns smoothly, productivity soars, and all animals are well-fed and happy. But the further away the memory of the revolution, the more distant seem its ideals-and when Boxer the workhorse is betrayed, the horrifying extent of the pigs' corruption is revealed. Orwell's 'fairy story', a scathing satire of Soviet communism, is as potent now as it was in 1945. Animal Farm is one of literature's most electrifying examinations of power and corruption.
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              ISBN 9781922147738
              Published NZ 2 Jan 2014
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Wrecking Ball: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (14)

              Wrecking Ball: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (14) (Hardback)

              By Kinney, Jeff

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              An unexpected inheritance gives the Heffley family a chance to make major improvements to their home. But they soon find that construction isn't all it's cracked up to be. When things get rough, will the Heffleys be able to stay ... or will they be forced to move?

              ISBN 9780143796046
              Published NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Funny Kid Kicks Butt (Funny Kid, #6)

              Funny Kid Kicks Butt (Funny Kid, #6) (Paperback)

              By Stanton, Matt

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              'My new ultimate favourite book!'- Lachie, aged 11, on Funny Kid for President Every kid wants to laugh, but Max is the boy who can make it happen. He's also the one who wants to play Captain Kickbutt in the superhero movie filming in town. He just has to get child-star Spencer D...aniels (aka Famous Kid) out of the way first. Max is the funny kid ... and Famous Kid needs to go down. A bodyguard named The Fridge, the greatest school assembly prank ever, a jewellery store robbery and a real superhero called ThunderButt are just some of the things in store for Max and his friends in this brand-new Funny Kid adventure. FUNNY KID is the mega-bestselling series from author-illustrator Matt Stanton that's got everyone laughing! MORE PRAISE FOR FUNNY KID 'my favourite thing in the book was everything' - Elliott 'better than Wimpy Kid, Big Nate and Tom Gates combined' - Ally 'humour is injected into every page' - Children's Book Council of Australia's Reading Time 'absolutely hilarious' - Tim Harris, author of the Exploding Endings series
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              ISBN 9780733336027
              Published NZ 4 Nov 2019
              Publisher ABC Books
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Funny Kid
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              Tom Gates #17: Spectacular School Trip (Really)

              Tom Gates #17: Spectacular School Trip (Really) (Paperback)

              By Pichon, Liz

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              Tom Gates is back with a brand-new adventure! The next instalment of the best-selling, fully illustrated series sees Tom on a spectacular school trip.

              ISBN 9781743837108
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Tom Gates
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              The Great Escape: Wolf Girl 2

              The Great Escape: Wolf Girl 2 (Paperback)

              By Do, Anh; Illustrated by Ley, Jeremy

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              I held onto the bars of the truck and howled to my dogs as they fell further and further behind. Sunrise, Brutus, Zip, Nosey and Tiny all ran as hard as they could, but there was no way they could keep up... At first, Gwen is overjoyed to see another human after four years alone ...in the wild. But all that changes when she is thrown into the back of a van and stolen away to a prison camp. The situation looks dire - how will her pack find her? Where is her human family? Are the other kids in the camp friends or enemies? But Eagle is fast, the dogs are brave, and bars and fences are no match for the one and only Wolf Girl!
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              ISBN 9781760876357
              Published NZ 3 Dec 2019
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Wolf Girl
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              Freedom Ride

              Freedom Ride (Paperback)

              By Lawson, Sue

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              There's no hiding from prejudice.Robbie knows bad things happen in Walgaree. But it's nothing to do with him. That's just the way the Aborigines have always been treated. In the summer of 1965 racial tensions in the town are at boiling point, and something headed Walgaree's way w...ill blow things apart. It's time for Robbie to take a stand. Nothing will ever be the same.
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              ISBN 9781925126365
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Refugee

              Refugee (Paperback)

              By Gratz, Alan

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              Three different kids. One mission in common: ESCAPE. Josef is a Jewish boy in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing h...er country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety and freedom in America. Mahmoud is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe. All three young people will go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangersfrom drownings to bombings to betrayals. But for each of them, there is always the hope of tomorrow. And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, surprising connections will tie their stories together in the end
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              ISBN 9781742997681
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2018
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 13+ years
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