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              Books in the My New Zealand Story series

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              Dawn Raid
               

              Dawn Raid (Paperback)

              By Smith, Pauline

              • RRP: $16.99
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              What is an overstayer? Through Sofia's heartfelt diary entries, we witness the terror of being dawn-raided and gain an insight into the courageous and tireless work of the Polynesian Panthers in the 1970s as they encourage immigrant families across New Zealand to stand up for the ...

              ISBN 9781775434757
              Published 1 March 2018 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Earthquake!: Napier, 1930-31
               

              Earthquake!: Napier, 1930-31 (Paperback)

              By McVeagh, Janine

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              The story starts on the 25th of June, 1930 - a sad day in the Bourke household - the funeral of Katie's father. This Catholic family must now survive with earnings from the older siblings and the washing Katie's mother takes in. Then, in February 1931, disaster strikes the small ...

              ISBN 9781775430155
              Published 1 February 2011 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              My New Zealand Story: Chinatown Girl
               

              My New Zealand Story: Chinatown Girl (Paperback)

              By Wong Ng, Eva

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              "Set in 1942 in Auckland, New Zealand, in an area of the city known as Chinatown, where the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when Silvey starts her diary, but ...

              ISBN 9781775435778
              Published 1 February 2019 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Rainbow Warrior: Auckland, 1985
               

              Rainbow Warrior: Auckland, 1985 (Paperback, New edition)

              By Holt, Sharon

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              The Rainbow Warrior was the flag ship of the Greenpeace movement, when it was sunk by agents of the French Foreign Intelligence, while anchored in Auckland harbour, on the 10th of July 1985. In this story thirteen-year-old Rowan Webb gets herself a French penpal and unwittingly b ...

              ISBN 9781775433620
              Published 1 July 2015 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Cyclone Bola
               

              Cyclone Bola (Paperback)

              By Beattie, Kath

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              "Fictionalised diary of Amy Dyer who is caught up in Cyclone Bola in Gisborne, 1988. Amy is a twelve-year-old Auckland girl whose parents have left her to stay on a vineyard in Gisborne with relatives while they go on a sailing trip. Cyclone Bola strikes, sending the area into ch ...

              ISBN 9781775431008
              Published 1 March 2013 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Gumdigger: Northland, 1899-1900
               

              Gumdigger: Northland, 1899-1900 (Paperback)

              By Beattie, Kath

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              Reuben Radcliffe's father owns the store in the small township of Waipapa. When the bank forecloses on a loan, Reuben and his family are forced to leave their home and move into a tent. With no money and little food, Reuben has to leave school and find work. Heading north with hi ...

              ISBN 9781775430360
              Published 1 May 2011 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Canterbury Quake: Christchurch, 2010-11
               

              Canterbury Quake: Christchurch, 2010-11 (Paperback)

              By Wallace, Desna

              "Maddy is a typical 11-year-old girl living in Christchurch - her diary starts in early August with her desperate for a mobile phone, and talking about her best friend Laura, Glee and singing in the school choir, homework, teachers, her siblings ... And then the first earthquake ...

              ISBN 9781775431824
              Published 1 March 2014 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 6-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Lighthouse Family: Coastal New Zealand 1941-42
               

              Lighthouse Family: Coastal New Zealand 1941-42 (Paperback)

              By Werry, Philippa

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              "For Frances and her family, living on a lighthouse, the war is both far away and scarily close. There are rumours of submarines in the Pacific. The Japanese have attacked Pearl Harbor, taken Singapore and bombed Darwin, so what's to stop them invading New Zealand next? But soon ...

              ISBN 9781775431473
              Published 1 November 2013 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Harbour Bridge: Auckland, 1958-59
               

              Harbour Bridge: Auckland, 1958-59 (Paperback)

              By Werry, Philippa

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              "Auckland in the 1950s: a time of rock'n'roll, milk bars, bodgies and widgies and teenage rebellion. The Auckland Harbour Bridge is under construction. Simon likes watching the bridge being built, and talking to his uncle and his mates about what's happening on site. Meanwhile, S ...

              ISBN 9781775431664
              Published 1 May 2014 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              Journey to Tangiwai: Tangiwai, 1953
               

              Journey to Tangiwai: Tangiwai, 1953 (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Hill, David

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              The year is 1953. Peter Cotterill starts the year writing in a journal given to him by his Great Aunt. We follow him through a year of many changes as Napier struggles through hard times in the aftermath of WWII. The story culminates in a train ride to Auckland on Christmas Eve. ...

              ISBN 9781775430063
              Published 1 December 2010 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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