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            Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference
             

            Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference (Hardback)

            By Marsh, Selina Tusitala

            • RRP: $27.99
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            A moving graphic memoir of growing up Pasifika in New Zealand, written and illustrated by our fast-talking PI Poet Laureate, Selina Tusitala Marsh.

            ISBN 9781869408985
            Published AU 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Red Sky Over Hawaii
             

            Red Sky Over Hawaii (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ackerman, Sara

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            Inspired by real places and events of WWII, Red Sky Over Hawaii immerses the reader in a time of American history full of suspicion and peril in this lush and poignant novel about the indisputable power of doing the right thing against the odds. The attack on Pearl Harbor changes... everything for Lana Hitchcock. Arriving home on the Big Island too late to reconcile with her estranged father, she is left alone to untangle the clues of his legacy, which lead to a secret property tucked away in the remote rain forest of Kilauea volcano. When the government starts taking away neighbors as suspected sympathizers, Lana shelters two young German girls, a Japanese fisherman and his son. As tensions escalate, they are forced into hiding-only to discover the hideaway house is not what they expected. When a detainment camp is established nearby, Lana struggles to keep the secrets of those in her care. Trust could have dangerous consequences. As their lives weave together, Lana begins to understand the true meaning of family and how the bonds of love carry us through the worst times.
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            ISBN 9781867206507
            Published AU 1 Jun 2020
            Publisher Harlequin Enterprises (Austral
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Mr Tulsi's Store: a Fijian Childhood: Memories of a Fijian Childhood
               

            Mr Tulsi's Store: a Fijian Childhood: Memories of a Fijian Childhood (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lal, Brij V.

            • RRP: $40.99
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            A moving account of a young man's journey from rural beginnings to tertiary teaching, this is the biography of a man who came from Indo Fijian roots to become a Professor at Australia's National University.

            ISBN 9781740760072
            Published AU 1 Nov 2001
            Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Giver
             

            The Giver (Paperback, New edition)

            By Lowry, Lois

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            It's a perfect world, where everything looks right. But ugly truths lie beneath the surface!

            ISBN 9780007263516
            Released AU 1 Jul 2008
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Collins Modern Classics
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            Herobrine's Wacky Adventures #4: Herobrine Goes on Vacation
             

            Herobrine's Wacky Adventures #4: Herobrine Goes on Vacation (Paperback)

            By Zombie, Zack

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            What if Herobrine decided to live in the Human world? Herobrine has been in the Human world for a while now... and its getting tiring. He needs to take a break, so maybe its time for a vacation! His friend, Lucy Lurker and her family decide to go to Hawaii for their family holida...y. And at the very last minute, she invites Herobrine to tag along. This is the perfect opportunity to explore more of the Human world! But we all know trouble loves to follow Herobrine... what kind of trouble can he cause on this island paradise?
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            ISBN 9781742768700
            Published AU 1 Dec 2017
            Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
            Interest Age Children
            Series Herobrine's Wacky Adventures
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            One Small Island
             

            One Small Island (Hardback)

            By Lester, Alison; Tulloch, Coral

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            Macquarie Island lies in the Southern Ocean, between Antarctica and New Zealand. A speck of green in the vast, windswept sea, it is a haven for many creatures that live above and below the waves. This title tells the story of this remote and precious World Heritage Site.

            ISBN 9780670072361
            Published AU 1 Aug 2011
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Surfari
              

            Surfari (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Baker, Tim

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            All surfers dream of shedding responsibilities and answering the siren song of the ocean swells. For most, it is an ideal that recedes as age advances - as family, career and provider commitments overwhelm the wanderlust of youth. But what if you could defy the slow march of age?... Shelve all your worldly pressures, pack up the family and a few trusty surfboards and hit the open road for the Great Australian surfing road trip? Best-selling surf writer Tim Baker is doing just that. Inspired by the dreams of his youth, and in the face of looming middle-age, Baker is embarking on the Big Lap, with his wife Kirsten and two children, Vivi, 8, and Alex, 4. Starting in late January 2011, the family will set out from their home in Currumbin, Queensland, heading south down the east coast. Over the next six to eight months, they will circumnavigate the country, as Baker documents the state of surf culture and our coastline, and the array of colourful characters encountered along the way. Surfari Highway will evoke all the magic and charm, the challenges and perils of the Australian coastline and the curious variety of human sub-species who inhabit it. The result will be a lively, colourful handbook on how to trade your life for another variety, the delights and dangers that lay in wait for those who dare to chase their dreams, and how a family of four survive six months on the road in the close quarters of a four-wheel drive and a caravan. It is a story for anyone who has ever dreamed of an alternative to the busy, micro-scheduled existence of work, school, shopping and housework. It offers vindication for all those Sea Changers and Baby Boomers, mature age longboarders and carefree beachcombers who have heeded the surf's call. And it will provide an inspirational text for every bored office worker, desperate housewife or unfulfilled suburban dad who senses there has to be another way.
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            ISBN 9781864712124
            Published AU 1 Nov 2011
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Lactic Acid in the Calves of Your Despair
              

            The Lactic Acid in the Calves of Your Despair (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Whitelock, Ali

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            Political, profound, profane. These poems of defiant disobedience crash through the barriers erected to keep us contained. Writing with humour and tenderness, Ali Whitelock takes us through the parched landscape of life, death, love, fear, regret and the unbearable sadness of los...ing a dog.
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            ISBN 9781743057049
            Published AU 15 Mar 2020
            Publisher Wakefield Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Architect of Kokoda: Bert Kienzle - The Man Who Made the Kokoda Trail
              

            The Architect of Kokoda: Bert Kienzle - The Man Who Made the Kokoda Trail (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kienzle, Robyn

            If one person made the Kokoda Track that man was Bert Kienzle. Part Samoan and German/English, born in Fiji and raised in Germany and Australia, he was managing a rubber plantation and gold mine in Papua New Guinea at the outbreak of WWII.

            ISBN 9780733627637
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780733630262
            Published AU 26 Jul 2011
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Hachette Military Collec
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            Choke: Use the Secrets of Your Brain to Succeed When it Matters Most
               

            Choke: Use the Secrets of Your Brain to Succeed When it Matters Most (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Beilock, Sian

            • RRP: $36.99
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            Why do you mess up when it matters the most - and how can you perform your best instead? Sian Beilock reveals the new science of why we all too often blunder when the stakes are high. She explains the inescapable links between body and mind, and shows how to succeed brilliantly w...hen it matters most.
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            ISBN 9780522853247
            Published AU 1 Feb 2011
            Publisher Melbourne University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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