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Congratulations to all the authors and illustrators of these wonderful titles that have been awarded Winners for each of the major categories within the NZ Children's Book Awards 2015.

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Monkey Boy
 

Monkey Boy (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Illustrated by Bixley, Donovan

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"So how do you go to the toilet on a great sailing warship? Worse, what do you do when your breeches are about your ankles, your naked nether regions are hanging out over the dark frothing ocean 20 feet below, and you're cornered by a hideous phantom, hell-bent on revenge? Young ...

ISBN 9781775431862
Published 1 July 2014 by Scholastic
Interest Age 7-11 years
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Maori Art for Kids
 

Maori Art for Kids (Paperback)

By Noanoa, Julie; Heke, Norman

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This collection of 15 projects offers children aged 7 and over a range of unique Maori art experiences. Practical skills cover sculpture, photography, design, paint, mixed media, collage and more. Easy-to-follow instructions include illustrations of the steps involved, using ever ...

ISBN 9781927213131
Published 20 October 2014 by Potton & Burton
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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Motiti Blue and the Oil Spill
 

Motiti Blue and the Oil Spill (Paperback)

By McCauley, Debbie; Translated by Waaka, Tamati; By Elworthy, Sarah

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Tells the story of a little blue penguin who was covered in oil as a result of the oil spill from the Rena shipwreck. Describes his rescue, the treatment he had at the Te Maunga Oiled Wildlife Response Unit and his release back into the wild. Sidebars provide more information abo ...

ISBN 9780473268695
Published 5 October 2014 by Mauao Publishing
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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Nga Ki
  

Nga Ki (Paperback)

By Cotter, Sacha; Illustrated by Morgan, Josh

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"This is the te reo Maori version of the children's picture book Keys by Sacha Cotter, illustrated by Joshua Morgan. In this picture book, as Dad tucks his daughter into bed, he tells her fantastically imaginative stories about the keys on his key ring and what they unlock - from ...

ISBN 9781775501640
Published 5 December 2014 by Huia Publishers
Interest Age 4-6 years
Language (Maori)
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Singing Home the Whale
  

Singing Home the Whale (Paperback)

By Hager, Mandy

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Will Jackson is a city boy reluctantly staying with his uncle in small town New Zealand while he struggles to recover from a brutal attack and the aftermath of a humiliating Youtube clip gone viral. Will discovers an orphaned orca and they form a deep bond through music, but Will ...

ISBN 9781775536574
Published 5 September 2014 by Random House
Interest Age 13+ years
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Jim's Letters
   

Jim's Letters (Hardback)

By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

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Dear Jim, Your postcard arrived today. I showed it to the family. Mum misses you... Between December 1914 and August 1915 Tom and Jim write to each other whenever they get a chance. Tom talks about life at home on the farm while Jim writes from Egypt and then from the trenches of ...

ISBN 9780143505907
Published 26 March 2014 by Penguin
Interest Age 6-10 years
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