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            Smashed
               

            Smashed (Paperback, 2013 reprint)

            By Hager, Mandy

            Smashed tells the story of three teenage friends, and how their friendship, loyalties and values are thrown into confusion when the main character's younger sister is raped by one of his best friends. His reaction sets in motion a ripple effect , which culminates in a violent act ...

            ISBN 9781869419424
            Published 15 December 2007 by Random House
            Interest Age 15+ years
            This title is currently reprinting with a due date: [to be advised]
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            Toucan Can
              

            Toucan Can (Hardback)

            By MacIver, Juliette; Illustrated by Davis, Sarah

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            A mad-cap, wacky picture book frolic with Toucan as he demonstrates all the things he can do! A tongue-twisting, high-energy, ludicrous rhyme full of hilarity and off-the-wall characters. Toucan can do lots of things. Toucan dances, Toucan sings. Toucan bangs a frying pan. Can YO ...

            ISBN 9781877467530
            Published 10 April 2013 by Gecko Press
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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            Cry of the Taniwha
              

            Cry of the Taniwha (Paperback)

            By Hunt, Des

            • OUR PRICE $14.99

            Matt isn't looking forward to spending the holidays with his grandmother and her new husband. He has to fly to Rotorua, where he doesn't know anybody, and he's a bit wary of his new step-grandfather. Along with his worries, Matt packs his pride and joy - a homemade metal detector ...

            ISBN 9781869507312
            Published 1 June 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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            Dunger
             

            Dunger (Paperback)

            By Cowley, Joy

            • RRP: $16.99
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            New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014 Junior Fiction winner. William and Melissa have been roped into helping their weird grandparents fix up their holiday home in the country. How will they cope with no electricity, no cellphone reception, and only each other for company?

            ISBN 9781877579462
            Published 10 April 2013 by Gecko Press
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Usually ships 7-15 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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            Remember That November
             

            Remember That November (Paperback)

            By Beck, Jennifer; Illustrated by Fisher, Lindy

            • RRP: $17.50
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            "It's almost Guy Fawkes Night, and at the school speech competition Andy talks about Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot. The children cheer excitedly, thinking Andy will win the contest. But then, Aroha gets up, wearing a white feather in her hair, and tells the story of another f ...

            ISBN 9781775500100
            Published 19 October 2012 by Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 5-9 years
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            My Brother's War
             

            My Brother's War (Paperback)

            By Hill, David

            • RRP: $14.99
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            "It's New Zealand, 1914, and the biggest war the world has known has just broken out in Europe. William eagerly enlists for the army but his younger brother, Edmund, is a conscientious objector and refuses to fight. While William trains to be a soldier, Edmund is arrested. Both b ...

            ISBN 9780143307174
            Published 22 August 2012 by Penguin
            Interest Age 9-12 years
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            Project Huia
             

            Project Huia (Paperback)

            By Hunt, Des

            • RRP: $16.99
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            "Logan's grandfather grew up near Palmerston North in the 1940s. One day, he and his sister Mavis spotted a beautiful and unusual bird in the kowhai tree outside their house: it was a huia bird, which was believed to be extinct. The bird flew away, and in an attempt to photograph ...

            ISBN 9781775431763
            Published 1 July 2013 by Scholastic
            Interest Age Children
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            Calling the Gods
               

            Calling the Gods (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lasenby, Jack

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Banishment is the cruellest punishment, and Selene is being driven out unjustly by her own people. A story of violence, love and courage, of leadership and betrayal, a tale of a young woman's heroic persistence against impossible odds. First person recount. Suggested level: secon ...

            ISBN 9781869509484
            Published 7 October 2011 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            The Loblolly Boy
             

            The Loblolly Boy (Paperback)

            By Norcliffe, James

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            The loblolly boy has the gift of flight: he's invisible to most people, apart from a very few who are known as the Sensitives. When the loblolly boy swaps identities with the narrator of this story, we are taken on an exciting, truly imaginative odyssey.

            ISBN 9781877460258
            Published 22 May 2009 by Random House
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Kei Te Pehea Koe?
             

            Kei Te Pehea Koe? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Duncan, Tracy

            • RRP: $14.99
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            A delightful, easy introduction to saying how you feel using te reo. Young and old alike will be able to describe whether they are feeling hoha (bored), makariri (cold), matekai (hungry), or simply tinopai rawe (fantastic)! A pronunciation guide provides a simple guide to the lan ...

            ISBN 9780143502838
            Published 4 August 2008 by Penguin
            Interest Age 3-6 years
            Language (Multiple languages)
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