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 Senior Fiction

Reading Level:7 Kids picture

A stunning limited edition gift box featuring a special hardback of Tales from the Inner City and a limited edition print signed by Shaun Tan. Firm sale only, limit of 5 per customer at standard discount only. Orders may be scaled.

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: 9781760523534
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin Children's Books
: ---length:- '24'width:- '18.5'units:- Centimeters
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: Shaun Tan
: Hardback
: Shaun Tan
: English
: 823.92
: books
Tales from the Inner City
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 Senior Fiction

Four children temporarily lose their parents just as they are about to begin the race that offers their last chance of escaping poverty. Their task is to map a rail route through an uncharted wilderness. They overcome the many obstacles posed by nature, bears, bees, bats, riv... read more

Meet the Santander family - explorers and mapmakers. When Ma misses the train, Sal, the twins Joe and Francie, along with young Humphrey, are on their own, making their way to Grand Prospect as entrants in the Great Mapmakers' Race, a competition to map a railway route throug... read more

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: 9781776572038
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
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: Eirlys Hunter
: Paperback
: Kirsten Slade
: 823.92
: 248
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The Mapmakers' Race
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 Senior Fiction

Awards:CILIP Carnegie Medal shortlist 2014

Embrace possibility in this luminous novel about a girl in search of her past who discovers a secret rooftop world in Paris.
 
Everyone thinks that Sophie is an orphan. True, there were no other recorded female survivors from the shipwreck that left baby Sophie floa... read more

When the Queen Mary, a Victorian liner, sinks, a baby with hair the colour of lightning is found inside a cello case floating on the English Channel. She is discovered by eccentric scholar Charles Maxim, who names her Sophie and takes her into his home, much against the advice of th... read more

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: 9780571280599
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: 198mm X 126mm X 18mm
: United Kingdom
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: Katherine Rundell
: Paperback
: Main
: Terry Fan
: English
: 823.92
: 288
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Rooftoppers
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Available Stock: 3

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 Senior Fiction

Reading Level:8 Kids Middle Readers

When Louisiana Elefante¿s granny wakes her up in the middle of the night to tell her that the day of reckoning has arrived and they have to leave home immediately, Louisiana isn¿t overly worried. After all, Granny has many middle-of-the-night ideas. But this t... read more

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: 9781406387544
: Walker Books Australia Pty, Limited
: Walker Books Australia
: ---length:- '19.7'width:- '14'units:- Centimeters
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: Kate DiCamillo
: Hardback
: 813.6
: books
Louisiana's Way Home
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Available Stock: 3

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 Senior Fiction

I'm not running late like I usually am. Maybe that's why I look in the river, maybe that's why I stop when I see it. A dark-coloured raincoat, the arms spread wide, floating, hood-first down the river. And then it starts to rain.
Fifteen-year-old Annie needs to get to her basket... read more

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: 9781760296834
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin Children's Books
: 198mm X 128mm
: Australia
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: Ella West
: Paperback
: 118
: English
: 176
: YFB
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Rain Fall
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 Senior Fiction

In this gripping, imaginative, and hilarious adventure -- comprised of an unforgettable crew of misfits -- a boy and his mechanical friends discover the truth about his past.
"Robots never seemed so human. One of a kind and utterly fantastic." -- Eoin Colfer In an alternative En... read more

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: 9781911077657
: Chicken House, The
: Chicken House, The
: 2.4 Centimeters X 13.2 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters
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: Pádraig Kenny
: Paperback
: 2018
: 823.92
: 352
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Tin
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:Nevermoor
Awards:Winner Gold ABIA for Book of the Year 2018 Winner ABIA Book of the Year for Younger Readers  Winner Jessica Townsend 2018 ABIA Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year Winner Children's Fiction and Overall Book of the Year 2018 Indie Book Awards Winner Younger Reader's Category for the 2018 Waterstone's Children's Book Prize Notabled CBCA Book of the Year Younger Readers Category 2018

A breathtaking, enchanting new series by debut author Jessica Townsend, about a cursed girl who escapes death and finds herself in a magical world-but is then tested beyond her wildest imaginationMorrigan Crow is cursed. Having been born on Even... read more

 
 
Nevermoor is the word that’s been on everyone’s lips over the last few months. Australian author Jessica Townsend's children’s book was pitched by her agent at last year’s Frankfurt Book Fair, where it created an eight-publisher bi... read more

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: 9780734418074
: Hachette Australia
: Lothian Children's Books
: 197mm X 129mm X 35mm
: Australia
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: Jessica Townsend
: Paperback
: 1
: 823.92
: 400
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Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #1)
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Category:

 Senior Fiction

Series:Iremonger Trilogy

'Roald Dahl by way of Charles Dickens' - Vox.com The Iremongers have taken up what was not wanted and wanted it. Clod is an Iremonger. He lives in the Heaps, a vast sea of lost and discarded items collected from all over London. At the centre is Heap House, a puzzle of houses, castle... read more

After hearing Edward Carey at the Auckland Writer’s Festival in May, I was fascinated by his description of the world of the Iremongers, and this has been the find of the year for intriguing and excellent children’s writing. The third in the trilogy, Lungdon, has just been published,... read more

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: 9781471401596
: Hot Key Books
: Hot Key Books
: 192mm X 26mm X 130mm
: United Kingdom
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: Edward Carey
: Paperback
: 813.6
: 416
: illustrations (black and white)
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Heap House
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 Senior Fiction

Series:George's Secret Key to the Universe Ser.

When George finds a way to escape the spacecraft Artemis, where he has been trapped, he is overjoyed. Surely now he can return to Earth. But when George touches down, he knows immediately that something is wrong. There's a barre... read more

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: 9780552575294
: Random House
: Corgi
: 2.5 Centimeters X 12.9 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters
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: Stephen Hawking; Lucy Hawking
: Paperback
: 618
: English
: 823.92
: 336
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George and the Ship of Time (George's Secret Key to the Universe #7)
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 Senior Fiction

Series:York

From National Book Award finalist Ruby ("Bone Gap") comes the first book in an epic alternate-history series about three kids who try to solve the greatest mystery of the modern world: a puzzle and treasure hunt laid into the very streets and buildings of New York City.

It’s New York, but not as you know it. Laura Ruby’s new series 'York' is an intriguing story about three children trying to save a building from developers. The book opens with a scene set in 1855 - a feisty young woman, Ava, is getting the better of a man who has fo... read more

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: 9780062306944
: HarperCollins Publishers
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
: .992 Inches X 5.125 Inches X 7.625 Inches
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: Laura Ruby
: Paperback
: Dave Stevenson
: English
: 813.6
: 496
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The Shadow Cipher (York #1)
$17.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

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 Senior Fiction

Awards:Finalist for the 2018 NZ Children's Book Awards - Wright Family Foundation Esther Glen Award for Junior 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.

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: 9780008257002
: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
: Harper Element
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Stacy Gregg
: Paperback
: 2018
: English
: 823.92
: 256
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The Thunderbolt Pony (PB)
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Senior Fiction

When three Tasmanian children meet a couple of home-alone kids who live on an old barge in New Zealand’s Bay of Islands, they soon find themselves heavily involved in a conflict with one of the local oyster-farmers. The outcome is a triumph of lateral thinking, and a sign... read more

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: 9780980835366
: storm bay
: storm bay
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: Jon Tucker
: books
Those Sugar-Barge Kids
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2