Wheelers Books

Cuz (Paperback)

By Laarse, Liz van der

  • RRP: $17.99
  • $14.39
  • Save $3.60
  • Temporarily out of stock

River is offered a trip on his uncle's trawler. His cousin Huia is annoying, always going on about Maoritanga. When an accident leaves them stranded on the coast of Fiordland, they must work together to save themselves. Cuz is like a NZ Hatchet - David Riley

ISBN 9780473421885
Published 8 March 2018 by OneTree House Ltd
Format Paperback
Title is temporarily out of stock

... view full title details below.

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780473421885
ISBN-10 0473421887
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher OneTree House Ltd
Imprint OneTree House Ltd
Publication Date 8 March 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Laarse, Liz van der
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Adventure Stories
Children's and Educational
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 163
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 200mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 823.3
Catalogue Code 894330

Description of this Book

River is offered the chance to crew on his uncle's trawler - a coastal trip to get a new engine. He finds his cousin Huia annoying - she's all about Maoritanga while he can't even speak the language. When an accident leaves the two cousins stranded on the coast of Fiordland they must work together to save themselves.

Includes information on survival, bush lore, natural remedies, bush tucker and map of the region.

Cuz is like a NZ Hatchet - David Riley

^ top

Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

There are no reviews for this title.

^ top

Author's Bio

Liz van der Laarse is a pre and early teen fiction writer. She has taught in Far North schools as a primary, intermediate and secondary school teacher for over 27 years. Her first book, Trouble Patch (Reed), was released in 2000, and Not Even (Reed, 2002) was placed in the Storylines Notable Book List (2003) in the Junior Fiction category. Liz van der Laarse has also written articles for Wilderness Magazine and for local newspapers.

^ top