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1914: Riding into War

Young Billy Bowman and his mate Jack get caught up in the excitement when war is declared in August 1914 and leave their jobs on the farm to rush off and enlist in the Mounted Rifles - because the war..

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1915: Wounds of War

Mel and her cousin Harriet are keen to nurse brave Kiwi boys fighting in the Great War, half a world away. But when they join the NZ Army Nursing Service and board a hospital ship headed for Egypt, An..

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1916: Dig for Victory

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1917: Machines of War

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1918: Broken Poppies

Four Christmases have passed since the world went to war in 1914. Struggling to survive in the trenches, close to enemy lines, amid the terror of gunfire and the whine of warplanes, Kiwi soldier Henry..

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A Doubtful Detour

Fiordland has been waiting for them....and you. Memories of the past call out to those brave enough to dream of an incredible land. Teen twins Seth and Zoe are flung through time once again, returni..

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A New Dawn: The Edge of Light Trilogy Book 1: 2023: The Edge of Light trilogy

Book one in a startling new trilogy. We meet Merel, a girl living on a futuristic island in the middle of a sea. Many years have past since the community survived the floods and the severe heat ..

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Across the Risen Sea

'It's one of them days when everything is off. A hot sweaty night in Rusty Bus means we kids is all grouchy-tired. Me and my best friend, Jaguar, is trying to cool down by taking turns at dipping in t..

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Andromeda Bond in Trouble Deep

In a very near future the International Space Station has been replaced by a massive new satellite, known as Spacetown, complete with the world's first space hotel, restaurants, bars, fun park, and ga..

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Avis and the Call of the Kraken

Avis's life is complicated. Humbert the chocolate-eating dragon is getting bigger and more demanding and wants to test his wings, but he's distracting Avis from her schoolwork. Then on one flight they..

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Avis and the Promise of Dragons

Avis has a dream to work with animals, so when a scientist with a witchy-looking house offers her a job as a pet-sitter she jumps at the chance. But it turns out Avis is not looking after pets at a..

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Bad Panda: Mites, Camera, Action!

The third hilarious adventure featuring loveable Lin, everyone's favourite Bad Panda.A documentary crew have come to the zoo, to film every day life with the animals. The only thing is that the realit..

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Below *NZ Book Awards 2023 Winner*

A nerve-wracking underground adventure from a master storyteller . . . Caught in a tunnel collapse, Liam and Imogen have to use all their wits to survive in this gripping novel for readers eig..

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Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea

On a beach clean-up, thirteen-year-old one-legged Charlie and his half-brother, Robbie, find a ponaturi - a mermaid - washed up on a beach. An ancient grudge between the Maori gods Tane and Tangaroa h..

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Children of the Rush Book 1

It's 1861, and gold fever is sweeping the world. Otherwise sensible adults have gone mad and will do anything to get their hands on the precious metal. But two children have been caught up in the r..

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Children of the Rush Book 2

All is well in Gabriel's Gully, the ramshackle gold rush town. But not for long. Michael and Atarangi have become firm friends with Siu, a Chinese miner's daughter who came to the schoolhouse to..

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Dulcinea in the Forbidden Forest

A funny illustrated fairy tale for early readers about the brave and capable Dulcinea, who must save her father from the witch's spell and get him home to celebrate her birthday. Dulcinea has ..

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Echo

Eric loves his quiet life living on a remote beach with its ever-changing weather. However he is visually impaired and gets frustrated by how his parents worry about him and restrict what he does on h..

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Faelan the Wolf Book #1: Odd Wolf out

Brand new animal fantasy series! The first of three funny, full-of-heart adventures in this new fantasy series that follows a gentle but determined vegetarian wolf named Faelan (which means 'Little Wo..

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Faelan the Wolf, Book #2: into the Lockjaws

In this follow-on to Faelan the Wolf: Odd Wolf Out, Faelan's pack is under threat from the white wolf, Varg Akafar. The Pack Leader is dying, and his successor, weaselly Weylin, is not a fan of odd-ba..

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Ghost House, The

David's family moves to a house on the edge of the Red Zone - a strange wilderness that's returning to nature after earthquakes destroyed the homes there a decade before. But David doesn't venture int..

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Hare Pota me te Whatu Manapou: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in te reo Maori

One of the greatest children's stories of all time, J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, translated into te reo Maori. Turning the envelope over, his hand trembling, Harry saw a p..

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He Raru Ki Tai

Armed with the courage of their convictions, two girls embark on a perilous journey to challenge their leaders' actions. Cousins, Te Kawenga and Kakati learn of a plan being hatched against a neighbou..

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Henry Appleton Boy Hero and the Burgess Gang

Bank robbers ... classroom bullies ... highwaymen ... a rampaging bull. The challenges young Henry Appleton faces, as he struggles to stand up for what he believes in, make this a classic 'cowboy' yar..

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Hine and the Tohunga Portal

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Hineraukatauri Me Te Ara Puoro

This story charts the journey that Hineraukatauri - A cocoon/chrysalis who has entered a new realm, the human world, without their voice. It's dark and wet, Rangi and Papa have not yet separated or ar..

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Home from the Homer

Some family holiday memories last a lifetime... The Homer Tunnel has vanished, and with it the last link to life as the Williams family know it. Fiordland has them trapped, leaving their car - and c..

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Hot Air: Flying Furballs #2

Flying Furballs, a hilarious action-packed adventure series, captures the romance and excitement of the era at the dawn of aviation - set in a world of cats verses dogs. Put simply, Flying Furballs is..

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Jack & Sandy: One War. Two Friends. Three Generations.

New Zealand, 2001: Jack and his best mate Eddie have finished high school, but before they make any decisions about their future, they are embarking on a week-long kayaking adventure. Unbeknown to ..

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Jason Mason and the Flightless Bird Fiasco

Jason mason is a pretty average kid. The kind of kid who gets to play a dog in the school play. The kind of kid who buys a hotdog and drops it on the ground. The kind of kid who believes his classmate..

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Jason Mason and the World's Most Powerful Itching Powder

Jason Mason is a pretty average kid. The kind of kid who doesn't get chosen for the rugby team. The kind of kid who gets his lunchbox picked over by the school bully every day. The kind of kid who fin..

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Journey Through The Cat Door

Enzo the Russian blue gets the fright of his life when he is pushed through his new cat door. Instead of emerging out into his back yard, he finds himself in a strange forest, confronted by an angry b..

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Kakapo Keeper

Mr Richard Henry was employed as Chief Conservator based in Dusky Sound, on New Zealand's lower west coast. Henry and Burt are assigned to catch kakapo and kiwi living on the mainland of New Zealand b..

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Katipo Joe: Blitzkrieg #1

Joseph St George is a young New Zealander, the son of diplomats in 1930s Berlin. But the Nazis are on the rise and the world is on a spinning path to destruction. Joe's world is about to change, viole..

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KATIPO JOE: SPYCRAFT

I have been accused of whitewashing the Nazi leadership in my memoirs. Some people say I make them seem human. But therein lies the problem. I saw these men up close. They were human. If we think of t..

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Kidnap at Mystery Island

Set in a time after the great global Environment Revolution of 2072, readers enter a high-tech world of eco criminals, artificial islands, global warming, rising seas and patrolling coastal rangers. L..

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Knot Impossible, The

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Ko Tawhaki-Nui-A-Hema : Ana Mahi Whakahirahira

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Ko Whetu Toa me te Tangata Tumatarau

When Whetu's mother takes a job at a magician's house and farm, Whetu becomes the animal keeper, looking after some unusual animals and the magician's stage assistant - a troublesome white rabbit call..

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Little Tales of Hedgehog and Goat

A charming illustrated chapter book for children six years and up about friendship and finding the magic in the everyday. A delightful illustrated novel for children about a goat and a hedgeho..

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Lopini the Legend

When Lopini is replaced as kapa haka leader at school, he starts to spiral. It doesn't matter that he thinks it's a good idea, or that he agreed to the change in the first place. He's a hard-out perfe..

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Lulu and the Dance Detectives #1: Mystery at the Hotel Espanol

If you ever thought detectives can't be divas, you need to meet Lulu and her fabulous mystery-solving dance troupe! This illustrated chapter series is ideal for dance-mad emerging and confident reader..

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Lulu and the Dance Detectives #2: The Pool Party Poisoning

If you ever thought detectives can't be divas, you need to meet Lulu and her fabulous mystery-solving dance troupe! This illustrated chapter series is ideal for dance-mad emerging and confident reader..

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Lulu and the Dance Detectives #3: The Doggy Disco Hoax

The third book in this illustrated chapter series, ideal for dance-mad, mystery-solving emerging and confident readers. A dodgy dog rescue fundraiser, a dazzlingly dizzy disco, and a mystery to s..

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Lulu and the Dance Detectives #4: Ravenous Rooster Stake-out

Book 4 in this charming illustrated chapter book series, perfect for dance-mad, mystery-solving emerging and confident readers. An all-you-can-eat restaurant, a swinging country and western dance..

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Masher

What would you do if you accidentally created a barking-mad glove puppet, with sharp teeth, a fierce attitude and an unpredictable mouth? A boy and a fast-talking terrier glove puppet form a hila..

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Migration

Farah of Untwa joins a school for training fighters, strategic thinkers and military personnel. It means she escapes her domineering mother and the tedious duties that come with being from a Ngati in ..

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Mophead

A moving graphic memoir of growing up Pasifika in New Zealand, written and illustrated by our fast-talking PI Poet Laureate, Selina Tusitala Marsh. At school, Selina is teased for her big, frizzy..

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Nanny Jo and the Wild Mokopuna

The wild mokopuna loved their Nanny Jo. She took them to the park, to the river, to the bush. But when Nanny Jo became sick, the wild mokopuna gathered around her to hear the story of the great fisher..

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