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              Books by Alan Durant

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              Doing the Double

              Doing the Double (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Durant, Alan

              • RRP: $11.99
              • $11.99
              • Available At Publisher

              Twins Dale and Joe are the sons of fallen football ace Nicky Green. They have always joked about swapping their identities for a day, but suddenly everything changes - and now it's serious. Dale wants Joe to do the double and take his place on the football pitch. Joe isn't even s...ure he wants to help, but how can he refuse his twin?
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              ISBN 9781781272091
              Released AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Ransom Publishing
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Shades 2.0
              Availability
              Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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              Clownfish

              Clownfish (Paperback)

              By Durant, Alan; Cover design or artwork by Crawford-White, Helen

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $13.59
              • Save $3.40
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Clownfish is a moving and stunningly original story of friendship and life after loss, from award-winning and much-loved author Alan Durant.From award-winning author Alan Durant comes a surreal, poignant story about family bonds and loss. Dak's dad has been dead for seven days wh...en suddenly he reappears. He's the same in almost every way, with one startling exception: Dad has turned into a clownfish, and now lives in a tank at their local aquarium. Dak is delighted by the news - he has Dad back, even if he isn't quite as he was before. Deciding to keep Dad's transformation a secret, Dak visits him at the aquarium as often as he can, and ends up spending so much time there that they offer him a job. This is how he comes to meet Violet, the owner's prickly but kindhearted niece; when the aquarium is threatened with closure, the pair must work together to save it. For Dak, the stakes couldn't be higher ... after all, if the aquarium shuts down, what will happen to the fish? In parts wry, moving and undoubtedly strange, this beautifully crafted story will stay with you long after the final page.
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              ISBN 9781406374629
              Released AU 1 Nov 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Availability
              746 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              A Dinosaur Called Tiny

              A Dinosaur Called Tiny (Paperback, New title)

              By Durant, Alan; Illustrated by Simpson, Jo

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $11.24
              • Save $3.75
              • Temporarily out of stock

              Meet Tiny -- the pint-sized, prehistoric hero! He may be very small, but he's got a very big heart!

              ISBN 9780007233908
              Released AU 1 Oct 2007
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Availability
              Title is temporarily out of stock
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              Burger Boy
               

              Burger Boy (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Durant, Alan; Illustrated by Matsuoka, Mei

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $15.19
              • Save $1.80
              • Internationally sourced

              Benny loved burgers. Burgers were the only food that Benny would eat. One day, he turned into a burger, and that is just the start of a madcap chase in which the hapless Benny is pursued across the countryside by a mob of hungry dogs, boys and angry cows. This is a funny tale wit...h a twist.
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              ISBN 9781842705377
              Released AU 1 Aug 2006
              Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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              Daddy, I Can't Sleep
               

              Daddy, I Can't Sleep (Paperback)

              By Durant, Alan; Illustrated by Abbot, Judi; Edited by Buswell, Sue

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $16.65
              • Save $3.34
              • No availability locally

              Little Panda hears some strange sounds at night and can't sleep, so to help him understand where the noises are coming from, Daddy Panda shows him round their habitat. Soon Little Panda is calm and can't wait for bedtime.

              ISBN 9780552565097
              Released AU 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              A Short Stay In Purgatory
               

              A Short Stay In Purgatory (Paperback, New edition)

              By Durant, Alan

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $19.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              These 12 stories of teenage trauma range from heavy drama to surreal comedy. They feature characters such as a secret admirer full of jealousy and desire, and topics such as anxiety about pregnancy, contemplation of life after school, and mixed feelings about an impending first n...ight of passion.
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              ISBN 9780099137818
              Released AU 15 Jun 1997
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Red Fox young adult books
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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              Language and Media: A Resource Book for Students
               

              Language and Media: A Resource Book for Students (Paperback)

              By Durant, Alan; Lambrou, Marina

              • RRP: $58.99
              • $58.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              Covers core areas of English language study. This book provides an introduction to how language interacts with media. It investigates the forms of language found in media discourse; how patterns in such language use contribute to recognisable media genres and styles; and, broader... social themes and consequences that arise from media language.
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              ISBN 9780415475747
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781138644410
              Released AU 4 Jun 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge English Language Introductions
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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              The Red Light: Band 06 Orange/Band 14 Ruby

              The Red Light: Band 06 Orange/Band 14 Ruby (Paperback)

              By Durant, Alan; Prepared for publication by Big Cat, Collins

              • RRP: $8.50
              • $8.50
              • Available

              Collins Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 4-11 edited by Cliff Moon. Top children's authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that your children will love to read, banded to help you choose the right book for every child. Practical ideas for gu...ided reading are included at the back of each book.
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              ISBN 9780007498369
              Released AU 1 May 2013
              Publisher Misc Pub
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series Collins Big Cat Progress
              Availability
              Showing available from publisher, allow 2-4 weeks for delivery
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              Clownfish
                

              Clownfish (Audio disc / Other, Simultaneous Release)

              By Durant, Alan; Read by Hampton, Piers; Producer Audio, Chatterbox

              • RRP: $34.99
              • $29.74
              • Save $5.25
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Dak's dad has been dead for seven days when suddenly he reappears. He's the same in almost every way, with one startling exception: Dad has turned into a clownfish, and now lives in a tank at their local aquarium. Dak is delighted by the news - he has Dad back, even if he isn't q...uite as he was before. Deciding to keep Dad's transformation a secret, Dak visits him at the aquarium as often as he can, and ends up spending so much time there that they offer him a job. This is how he comes to meet Violet, the owner's prickly but kindhearted niece; when the aquarium is threatened with closure, the pair must work together to save it. For Dak, the stakes couldn't be higher ... after all, if the aquarium shuts down, what will happen to the fish? From award-winning author Alan Durant comes a surreal, poignant story about family bonds and loss. In parts wry, moving and undoubtedly strange, this beautifully crafted story will stay with you long after the final chapter.
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              ISBN 9781489462633
              Published AU 1 Nov 2018
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              3 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Clownfish
                

              Clownfish (Audio CD / Audio, Simultaneous Release)

              By Durant, Alan; Read by Hampton, Piers; Producer Audio, Chatterbox

              • RRP: $34.99
              • $29.74
              • Save $5.25
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Dak's dad has been dead for seven days when suddenly he reappears. He's the same in almost every way, with one startling exception: Dad has turned into a clownfish, and now lives in a tank at their local aquarium. Dak is delighted by the news - he has Dad back, even if he isn't q...uite as he was before. Deciding to keep Dad's transformation a secret, Dak visits him at the aquarium as often as he can, and ends up spending so much time there that they offer him a job. This is how he comes to meet Violet, the owner's prickly but kindhearted niece; when the aquarium is threatened with closure, the pair must work together to save it. For Dak, the stakes couldn't be higher ... after all, if the aquarium shuts down, what will happen to the fish? From award-winning author Alan Durant comes a surreal, poignant story about family bonds and loss. In parts wry, moving and undoubtedly strange, this beautifully crafted story will stay with you long after the final chapter.
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              ISBN 9781489462626
              Published AU 1 Nov 2018
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              3 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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