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              Coming Back
                 

              Coming Back (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $26.99
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              Suitable for teenagers, this work tells the story of a boy and a girl, one the driver of a car - the other injured by the car in an accident. How they both recover from the ordeal is told through monologues, as they grow to understand the world in new ways.

              ISBN 9780954233020
              Released AU 1 Jan 2007
              Publisher INT BOOKS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Aurora New Fiction
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              Finding
               

              Finding (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $15.99
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              "Traces the fortunes of two New Zealand families over seven generations, through wars, depressions, disasters, protest and social change"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9780143772392
              Published AU 30 Apr 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              See Ya, Simon
                 

              See Ya, Simon (Paperback, Reprint)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $16.99
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              Simon likes girls, weekends and enjoys mucking about and playing practical jokes, but what's different is that Simon has muscular dystrophy - he's in a wheelchair and doesn't have long to live. See Ya Simon is told by Simon's best friend,

              ISBN 9780143318026
              Published AU 6 Aug 2002
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures
               

              Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures (Hardback)

              By Hill, David; Morris, Phoebe

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              "In 1934, Jean Batten set a world record for the fastest flight from England to Australia. Two years later, she made the first-ever solo flight from England to New Zealand"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9780143770367
              Published AU 31 Jul 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Brave Company
                

              Brave Company (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $16.99
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              "Boy Seaman Russell Purchas is stationed on HMNZS Taupo. It's 1952, and the frigate has just entered hostile waters off the coast of Korea. Russell is determined to prove he is a hero, to shake off the shadow of his spineless uncle who died in the Second World War. Russell doesn'...t have to wait long to be tested. Never far from enemy fire, the waters are swarming not only with battleships and mines, but also with fleeing Korean refugees, whom Russell dismisses as too cowardly to stay and fight. But when Russell and an orphaned Korean boy are trapped in the middle of a land battle he begins to think differently. Courage isn't just about being a conquering hero and often civilians' bold actions can save lives"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143307570
              Published AU 21 Aug 2013
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Flight Path
               

              Flight Path (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $16.99
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              "Pete and Paul yelled together. 'Bandit! Nine o'clock! Bandit!'Jack spun to stare. There was the Messerschmitt on their left, streaking straight at them.Eighteen-year-old Jack wanted to escape boring little New Zealand. But he soon finds that flying in a Lancaster bomber to attac...k Hitlers forces brings terror as well as excitement.With every dangerous mission, he becomes more afraid that hell never get back alive. He wants to help win the war, but will he lose his own life?"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143770527
              Published AU 3 Apr 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              First to the Top: Sir Edmund Hillary's Amazing Everest Adventure
               

              First to the Top: Sir Edmund Hillary's Amazing Everest Adventure (Hardback)

              By Hill, David; Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe

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              "Up on the world's highest mountain, the sky is tinged the black colour of space and the air is almost too thin to breathe. How did Ed, a small, shy boy from the tiny town of Tuakau in New Zealand, grow up to become the world's most famous mountaineer and adventurer? How did he c...limb Everest and do so many other astonishing things?"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143506874
              Published AU 29 Jul 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Journey to Tangiwai: Tangiwai, 1953
               

              Journey to Tangiwai: Tangiwai, 1953 (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $17.50
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              The year is 1953. Peter Cotterill starts the year writing in a journal given to him by his Great Aunt. We follow him through a year of many changes as Napier struggles through hard times in the aftermath of WWII. The story culminates in a train ride to Auckland on Christmas Eve. ...Unbeknownst to the travellers, a lahar washes away a railway bridge...
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              ISBN 9781775430063
              Published AU 1 Dec 2010
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Sinking
               

              Sinking (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

              "Conrad [is] on his way to swimming training in the pre-dawn darkness. As he hurries through a park, a terrified old man bursts out of the trees at him, before running away. On his way home later, Con sees the same old man, perfectly at ease this time, with his grand-daughter, an... edgy, aggressive, solitary girl who has just arrived at Con's school. The girl (Becks) is a horse enthusiast. Con hates horses almost as much as she hates swimming. The old man holds a terrible secret, which is driving him almost mad. Becks is fiercely protective of him, and reacts explosively against the group of school bullies who mock him. But she can't cope by herself, and slowly, she and Con are drawn into the full details of the secret"--Publisher.
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              ISBN 9781775431329
              Published AU 1 Jul 2013
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              The Deadly Sky
                

              The Deadly Sky (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $16.99
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              "It's 1974, and a dark, cold New Zealand winter. So when Darryl's mum announces she is going to the remote Pacific island of Mangareva for work, and she's taking him with her, he is thrilled. But even as Darryl soaks up the warmth and peaceful beauty of French Polynesia, his holi...day is darkened by violent anti-nuclear protests. Plus there's Alicia, with her furious outbursts against all Pacific nuclear tests. Darryl knows she's talking rubbish. What he doesn't know is that when he boards Flight 766 to start flying home, his life and the lives of others will be changed forever"--Publisher's website.
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              ISBN 9780143308157
              Published AU 23 Jul 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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