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            True Stories (Of Endurance and Survival)

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            The Cat from Muzzle
             

            The Cat from Muzzle (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sutton, Sally; Illustrated by Tulloch, Scott

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            "Dwayne is a rumble-tumble tabby cat who knows where he belongs up on the farm at Muzzle Station. So, when hes taken to live far away in the town of Kaikoura, whats a cat to do? Shake the dust off his paws and start walking, of course! The trouble is, home is a very long way away ...

            ISBN 9780143773085
            Published 7 May 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Everest: The Remarkable Story of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay
             

            Everest: The Remarkable Story of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay (Hardback)

            By Stewart, Alexandra; Illustrated by Todd-Stanton, Joe; Foreword by Fiennes, Ranulph

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            In the late morning of May 29th 1953, the sun was shining brightly on the roof of the world, a gentle breeze was blowing and two men were there to witness it for the first time ever... Their names were Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay and the roof of the world was Everest. This ...

            ISBN 9781526600769
            Release Date 17 June 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            Chinese Cinderella: The Secret Story of an Unwanted Daughter

            Chinese Cinderella: The Secret Story of an Unwanted Daughter (Paperback, Abridged edition)

            By Yen Mah, Adeline

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            The story of a Chinese woman and how she suffered appalling emotional deprivation and rejection by her family as a child growing up in China and Hong Kong. She tells of the consequences in her adult life, above which she rose to make a happy marriage and become a successful docto ...

            ISBN 9780141304878
            Published 2 August 1999 by Penguin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Chinese Cinderella
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            The Cuckoo and the Warbler
             

            The Cuckoo and the Warbler (Paperback)

            By Warne, Kennedy; Hunt, Heather

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            This exquisite children's book recounts one of the most remarkable natural history stories in New Zealand - the bond shared between the shining cuckoo (piIpiIwharauroa) and the grey warbler (riroriro). The grey warbler nest is the only one in which a cuckoo will lay its egg, and ...

            ISBN 9780947503048
            Published 19 September 2016 by Potton & Burton
            Interest Age Children
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            Amundsen'S Way: The Race to the South Pole

            Amundsen'S Way: The Race to the South Pole (Paperback)

            By Grochowicz, Joanna

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            But how will history view Roald Amundsen? he wonders to himself. Will I be remembered for my dedication, my discipline, my daring deeds? Or only for my deception? Roald Amundsen - hero or villain? Amundsen's South Polar conquest is an extraordinary tale that combines risk, intrig ...

            ISBN 9781760637668
            Published 6 May 2019 by Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women
             

            Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women (Hardback)

            By Else, Barbara

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            "A collection of true stories about New Zealand women who have done extraordinary things. Some of the amazing women whose stories you will find in this book are Dame Whina Cooper, Janet Frame, Farah Palmer, Lucy Lawless, Kate Sheppard, Nancy Wake, Sophie Pascoe, Margaret Mahy, Ly ...

            ISBN 9780143771609
            Published 2 April 2018 by Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men
             

            Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men (Hardback)

            By Lipshaw, Stuart

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            "Stories about Kiwi men who followed their dreams and made the world a better place. An inspiring and essential storybook for children of all ages, grown-ups included. Stories featured in this book are of Billy T. James, Bret McKenzie, Bruce McLaren, Edmund Hillary, Ernest Ruther ...

            ISBN 9780143772545
            Published 1 October 2018 by Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            You Talking to Me?: Discover the World of Words, Codes, Emojis, Signs, Slang, Smoke Signals, Barks, Babbles, Growls, Gestures, Hieroglyphics & More

            You Talking to Me?: Discover the World of Words, Codes, Emojis, Signs, Slang, Smoke Signals, Barks, Babbles, Growls, Gestures, Hieroglyphics & More (Hardback)

            By Ham, Catherine

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            You Talking to Me? travels the world to explore the fascinating and cool ways humans and animals communicate.

            ISBN 9781633221550
            Published 29 March 2017 by Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age Children
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            Caesar the Anzac Dog
             

            Caesar the Anzac Dog (Paperback)

            By Stroud, Patricia; Illustrated by Potter, Bruce

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            When the New Zealand Rifle Brigade marched down Queen Street to board their transport ship to Egypt and the Western Front in World War I, they were led by their official mascot, a bulldog called Caesar. Trained as a Red Cross dog, Caesar rescued wounded soldiers at the Battle of ...

            ISBN 9781869504595
            Published 25 March 2003 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 9-12 years
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            When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

            When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit (Paperback, New edition)

            By Kerr, Judith

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            Partly autobiographical, this is first of the internationally acclaimed trilogy by Judith Kerr telling the unforgettable story of a Jewish family fleeing from Germany at the start of the Second World War

            ISBN 9780007274772
            Published 16 August 2017 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Essential Modern Classics
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