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              Books by David Hill

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              Finding
               

              Finding (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

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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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              Hero of the Sea: Sir Peter Blake's Mighty Ocean Quests
               

              Hero of the Sea: Sir Peter Blake's Mighty Ocean Quests (Hardback)

              By Hill, David; Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe

              • RRP: $22.99
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              "Sir Peter Blakes life was filled with adventures. During his 30-year career on the ocean, he sailed around the globe, won the worlds most famous races and broke records. Even his red socks became a national sensation. But no matter how many trophies Peter won, he always knew the... survival of our planet was more important"--Publisher information. In picture book format.
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              ISBN 9780143771654
              Published AU 1 Oct 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-6 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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              Popi Whero, Te
               

              Popi Whero, Te (Paperback)

              By Hill, David; Illustrated by Colston, Fifi; Translated by Roberts, Ngaere

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              Jim, a soldier on the Western Front in World War 1, is wounded while charging through No Man's Land. He stumbles into a shell crater for shelter and finds a badly wounded German soldier. The two men try to help each other, but it's Nipper, the messenger dog, whose gallantry gives... them a chance for survival. A sophisticated picture book. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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              ISBN 9781775431411
              Published AU 1 Feb 2013
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Language (Maori)
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              Speed King: Burt Munro, the World's Fastest Indian
               

              Speed King: Burt Munro, the World's Fastest Indian (Hardback)

              By Hill, David

              • RRP: $19.99
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              "The moment young Burt Munro saw a motorbike chugging down a quiet Invercargill street, he was hooked. More than fifty years later, he and his ancient Indian motorcycle would amaze the world by setting a land-speed record, one that remains unbroken to this day. Burt didn't have m...uch money. He wasn't young. But he was determined. And he became a Kiwi legend"--Publisher information. In picture book format.
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              ISBN 9780143507222
              Published AU 1 Aug 2016
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-6 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

              • RRP: $24.99
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              • Internationally sourced

              "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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              He Tino Taonga
               

              He Tino Taonga (Paperback)

              By Hill, David; Robinson, Nikki Slade

              • RRP: $21.99
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              The Maori language edition of So Special. Oscar finds that having his father away a lot can be tough and he gets upset and angry, but with the help of others he learns that his father is really very special. This heart-warming story was created in collaboration with the New Zeala...nd Defence Force and addresses the often difficult issues faced by children when a parent is deployed overseas. It will also be of interest to those where a parent is absent for any reason.
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              ISBN 9781927305348
              Published AU 8 Sep 2017
              Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Language (Maori)
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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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              My Brother's War
               

              My Brother's War (Paperback)

              By Hill, David

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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...rothers will end up on the bloody battlefields of France, but their journeys there are very different. And what they experience at the front line will challenge the beliefs that led them there"--Publisher information. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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              ISBN 9780143307174
              Published AU 22 Aug 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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