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              Books by Des Hunt

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              To Trap a Thief
               

              To Trap a Thief (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $15.99
              • $12.79
              • Save $3.20

              Connor expects little from his campervan holiday with the elderly couple who are soon to be his step-grandparents. However, life gets exciting when emails begin to arrive, sending him and his mate Harvey on mysterious missions in search of a super prize. But who is sending the me ...

              ISBN 9781775435648
              Published 1 April 2019 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Search for a Kiwi Killer
               

              Search for a Kiwi Killer (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $20.50

              "Set in Kerikeri and Waitangi Forest. Kiwi are being killed by dogs. Local pets and pig-hunting dogs are suspects. A boy saves and befriends an injured pig dog in the forest. Immediately the dog becomes a major suspect. The boy must find the real killer before his new friend is e ...

              ISBN 9780994122667
              Published 1 January 2018
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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              1918: Broken Poppies
               

              1918: Broken Poppies (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $13.59
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              Four Christmases had passed since the world went to war in 1914. Struggling to survive in the trenches, amid the terror of gunfire and the whine of warplanes, Kiwi soldier Henry Hunt finds the dog is not only a comfort to his fellow soldiers on the battlefields of France, but a g ...

              ISBN 9781775432821
              Published 1 March 2018 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Kiwis at War
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              Project Huia
               

              Project Huia (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • RRP: $16.50
              • $13.20
              • Save $3.30

              "Logan's grandfather grew up near Palmerston North in the 1940s. One day, he and his sister Mavis spotted a beautiful and unusual bird in the kowhai tree outside their house: it was a huia bird, which was believed to be extinct. The bird flew away, and in an attempt to photograph ...

              ISBN 9781775431763
              Published 1 July 2013 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Skink Gully
               

              Skink Gully (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $20.50

              "The story is set on a sheep station in the Maniototo district of Central Otago, New Zealand. The main theme is conflict between traditional sheep farming and conversion to large-scale dairying which involves major modification of the environment. Wildlife are threatened, particu ...

              ISBN 9780994122605
              Published 1 January 2015
              Interest Age Children
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              Whale Pot Bay
                

              Whale Pot Bay (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $14.99

              Jake lives with his father in a remote part of the Wairarapa, where he can surf and watch the whales. But then Jake's dad begins a relationship with a new partner, who moves in with her daughter Stephanie, and at the same time a local photographer starts stalking their next door ...

              ISBN 9781869507305
              Published 15 January 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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              Frog Whistle Mine
                

              Frog Whistle Mine (Paperback, New title)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $14.99

              A contemporary action story for children set in the gold-mining ghost town of Charleston, 30 km south of Westport. When 12 year old Tony and his nomadic mum arrive in Charleston, Tony is desperately hoping that this might finally be the place they settle down. He finds a unique e ...

              ISBN 9781869505950
              Published 1 August 2006 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Sunken Forest
                

              Sunken Forest (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              "Sent to live with his grandmother in Hastings after his father is jailed, Matt becomes the victim of bad friends and false accusations. Sent off on a military-style school camp to the wilds of Lake Waikaremoana, Matt again gets in trouble for something he didn't do, and is unjus ...

              ISBN 9781775434030
              Published 1 October 2016 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Steel Pelicans
                

              Steel Pelicans (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $15.99

              "Inseparable best friends Dean and Pelly frequently get up to no good. Dean is a dare-devil, and Pelly always seems to end up going along for the ride. Dean's amateur bomb-making is one step too far, and is soon followed by a bombshell of another sort, Pelly's parents are shiftin ...

              ISBN 9781869509538
              Published 3 February 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Phantom of Terawhiti
                

              Phantom of Terawhiti (Paperback)

              By Hunt, Des

              • $16.99

              "It's the school holidays and Zac thinks he might go crazy with boredom. He's living in exile with his disgraced father on the remote Terawhiti Station on Wellington's wild south-west coast. Zac and his father witness a shipwreck off the coast. Investigating further, he finds a s ...

              ISBN 9781869509545
              Published 1 February 2013 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 9-12 years
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