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An uplifting tale of youthful naivety, friendship, calamity and triumph. When Jake persuades his family to embark on a sailing-camping holiday on a Tasmanian island, he is mostly interested in pirate fantasies and his home-built Optimist sailing dinghy. But he does not p... read more

When Jake persuades his family to embark on a sailing-camping holiday on a Tasmanian island, he is mostly interested in pirate fantasies and his home-built Optimist sailing dinghy. But he does not plan on events which are to leave him isolated with his brother and sister... read more

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: 9780980835342
: storm bay
: storm bay
: --- length: - '23' width: - '15' units: - Centimeters
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: Jon Tucker
: Paperback
: English
: 164
: books
Those Snake Island Kids
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 Travel

When Ben Tucker and his kid brother Matt decided to sail south looking for icebergs in Ben's small home-built kiwi yacht, their father Jon was allowed to come along as their cabin-boy, on a promise of good behaviour. The unfolding adventure took them through thick pack ice to become trapped... read more

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: 9780980533262
: Forty Degrees South
: Forty Degrees South
: 238x158mm
: Australia
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: Jon Tucker
: Hardback
: 910.45 623.88
: 167
: Colour
: books
Snow Petrel
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 Senior Fiction

When three Australian sailing kids meet a couple of home-alone children 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 signal to youngsters everywhere that it is possible to bring about positive change in the world.

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
: 1.7 Centimeters X 15 Centimeters X 23 Centimeters
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: Jon Tucker
: Paperback
: English
: 203
: books
Those Sugar-Barge Kids
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 Senior Fiction

Fin has always been passionate about fishing so when he discovers an illegal net full of undersized fish in Sydney's northern waterways his first reaction is to empty it. The subsequent events turn a joint Kiwi-Australian family holiday into a rather more complex experienc... read more

Young Fin has always been passionate about fishing, so when he discovers an illegal net full of undersized fish in Sydney's northern waterways, his first reaction is to empty it. The subsequent events turn a joint Kiwi-Australian family holiday into a rather more complex e... read more

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: 9780980835328
: storm bay
: storm bay
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: Jon Tucker
: Paperback
: 194
: books
Those Eco-Pirate Kids
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 Senior Fiction

A thought-provoking Ransome-inspired tale with strong appeal to adventure-loving readers in the nine to ninety-nine age bracket. Underlying its clear environmental theme is the conclusion that freedom and responsibility go hand in hand.
When a Tasmanian sailing family... read more

When a Tasmanian sailing family anchors near an old wrecked hulk in New Zealands Marlborough Sounds, the kids discover a strangely abandoned campsite nearby, with plates of uneaten food and young childrens toys still visible under the mould and cockroaches. Their curiosity ... read more

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: 9780994447432
: storm bay
: storm bay
: 1.5 Centimeters X 15 Centimeters X 23.2 Centimeters
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: Jon Tucker
: Paperback
: English
: 204
: books
Those Shipwreck kids
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