Category:

 Senior Fiction

Awards:Winner of Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Readers' Choice Award 2009 Overall Winner of New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Children's Book of the Year 2009 Winner of the New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Senior Fiction 2009 Runner-up for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Fiction Category 2009 Shortlisted for Storylines Notable New Zealand Books: Young Adult Fiction 2009  Shortlisted for the Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2009 Shortlisted for LIANZA Children's Book Awards: Esther Glen Medal for Junior Fiction 2009

Frankie Parsons is twelve going on old man : an apparently sensible, talented Year 8 with a drumbeat of worrying questions steadily gaining volume in his head. 'Does the cat, and therefore the rest of the family, have worms?' 'Will bird flu strike and ruin life as we know it?'... read more

General Fields
: 9781877460203
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Longacre Press
: 210x140mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Kate De Goldi
: Modern fiction
: 252
: 823.2
: Paperback
: books
The 10PM Question
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 11

Category:

 Children & YA


Annual 2 contains all-new material for 9- to- 13-year-olds. The result is a highly original, contemporary take on the much-loved annuals of the past – all in one beautiful package.  
Alongside familiar names publishing for children –  Gavin Mouldey, Sara... read more

General Fields
: 9780473395230
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
Special Fields
: Edited by Kate De Goldi and Susan Paris
: books
Annual 2
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 8

Category:

 Junior Fiction

A moving, charming novel from much-loved award-winning children's author Kate De Goldi, author of The 10pm Question.
Perry's mother and father are busy people. They're impatient, they're tired, they get cross easily. And they think that only children, like Perry... read more

General Fields
: 9781869799915
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Longacre Press
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Kate De Goldi
: 120
: Gregory O'Brien
: Paperback
: books
The ACB with Honora Lee (PB)
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 10

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:The Pilgrim Family
Awards:Finalist: New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2015

Life inside a religious cult becomes too much for 16-year-old Rebecca when she finds out who she is to marry. When she turns 14, Rebecca will find out who she is to marry. All the girls in her strict religious sect must be married just after their 16th birthday... read more

General Fields
: 9781775535492
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 198mm x 128mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Fleur Beale
: 272
: Paperback
: books
I am Rebecca (The Pilgrim Family #2)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Awards:Winner of the Esther Glen Junior Fiction Book Award  at NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2016

Meet filmmaker Barney Kettle, who liked to invent stories but found a real one under his nose.
Barney Kettle knew he would be a very famous film director one day, he just didn't know when that day would arrive. He was already an actual director - he'... read more

General Fields
: 9781775535768
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Longacre Press
: 24.00 cmmm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Kate De Goldi
: 336
: 823.2
: en
: Paperback
: books
From the Cutting Room of Barney Kettle
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:The Pilgrim Family

The gripping sequel to the bestselling YA novels I am not Esther and I am Rebecca. Four years after Rebecca fled the religious community The Children of the Faith, twelve-year-old Magdalene bears the brunt of trying to protect and nurture her rebellious youn... read more

General Fields
: 9781775537670
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 198mm X 130mm X 23mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Fleur Beale
: 272
: en
: Paperback
: books
Being Magdalene (The Pilgrim Family #3)
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Available Stock: 7

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:The Pilgrim Family

A classic bestseller that's been in print for over 20 years, this gripping YA thriller follows a teenage girl caught in a religious cult. Imagine that your mother tells you she's going away. She is going to leave you with relatives you've never heard of - an... read more

General Fields
: 9781869799076
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 200x130mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Fleur Beale
: 207
: 823.2
: Re-issue
: Paperback
: books
I am Not Esther (The Pilgrim Family #1)
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 7

Category:

 Senior Fiction

A dramatic and emotional story about one girl's determination to stand by her beloved animals - and her refusal to give up, even in the face of impossible odds. When a devastating earthquake hits Evie's hometown of Parnassus on New Zealand's South Island, she and the rest o... read more

General Fields
: 9780008257019
: HarperCollins Publishers
: HarperCollins
: 191mm X 141mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Stacy Gregg
: 352
: FIC
: en
: Hardback
: books
The Thunderbolt Pony
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for NZ Young Adult Awards 2017 Copyright Licensing NZ Young Adult Fiction Award

This gripping, page-turning fantasy adventure follows a dangerous quest through a divided world. From the high reaches of a tree, Fliss watches the soldiers attempting yet again to break through the invisible wall. Amid the explosions, a drummer boy tries to escape. As he is ab... read more

With a striking cover and a map of a divided world, I knew I was hooked. Maurice Gee’s new novel for children is a thoughtful, fast-paced adventure with a wonderful heroine. The novel opens with Fliss observing some soldiers and their cannon. Never able to break through the inv... read more

General Fields
: 9780143770244
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 196mm X 128mm X 19mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Maurice Gee
: 192
: en
: Paperback
: books
The Severed Land
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Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:Juno

Juno and her family arrive at their new home, but almost immediately danger threatens Hera and they move to Willem's protection in New Plymouth, the city Juno most hoped to avoid. Fairlands school is too like Taris, and Hilto's son Thomas is a pupil there. The handsome Iv... read more

General Fields
: 9781869795436
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Fleur Beale
: 332
: 823.3
: Paperback
: books
Heart of Danger (Juno #3)
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Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Picture

A new, beautifully illustrated picture book from the bestselling author of The Fox and the Star, winner of Waterstones Book of the Year 2015. Deep below the earth, Worm dreams of having more space. There's not much room down there. Above, Bird waits, through sun and rain and wind... read more

General Fields
: 9781846149221
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Particular Books
: 250mm X 177mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Coralie Bickford-Smith
: 64
: E
: English
: Hardback
: books
The Worm and the Bird
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Children's Graphic

Series:Wars in the Whitecloud

In a small clearing of land nestled within the Wairau valley two peoples met; the recently established settlers of Nelson, and the governing tribe of that region - the renowned Ngati-Toa. When they marched, both sides were prepared for confrontation...ye... read more

General Fields
: 9780473356514
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: M. H. McKinley
: colour
: Paperback
: books
Wairau 1843 (Wars in the Whitecloud #1)
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3