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Marvellous New Zealand fiction to inspire students

Julia Smith
Buy The Thunderbolt Pony by Stacy Gregg at Mighty Ape NZ. 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 imposs. The Graveyard Book, Pirate Boy, Children's Choice, Horse Story, Frequent Flyer Program, Mighty Ape, Book Trailers, Greggs, First Girl

The Thunderbolt Pony - Stacy Gregg - eBook

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 impossibl...

Buy Evie's War by Anna Mackenzie at Mighty Ape NZ. They offered up the innocence of a generation.Evie is straight out of school and excited by the prospect of a tour of Europe. Instead, she finds. Children's Book Awards, Young Adult Fiction, Children's Literature, Evie, New Books, New Zealand, Novels, This Book, Anna

Anna Mackenzie | author | New Zealand

Anna Mackenzie writes award-winning fantasy, contemporary and historic fiction

Read "The Book of Fame" by Lloyd Jones available from Rakuten Kobo. Winner of the Tasmania Prize and the Deutz Medal for fiction this is a singular melding of history and imagination. Used Books, My Books, Lloyd Jones, All Blacks Rugby, Desert Island, I Love Reading, Historical Fiction, First World, New Zealand

The Book of Fame by Lloyd Jones

8 August, 1905 A crowd of one hundred braved the sleet and cold to see us off. We stood by with our luggage and football boots, our collars turned up against the weather, aboard the SS Rimutaka, and slowly like a big log wedged then freeing itself mid-stream, our lives came round to port then stern, then out to the Heads, whereupon the tugs dipped their flags; and clinging together the tug men gathered...

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Shark Man by Riley Elliott

The adventures of a shark scientist and his mission to change our perception of New Zealand’s most feared and misunderstood predator.

Buy Speed Freak by Fleur Beale at Mighty Ape NZ. That's all that matters in this exciting teen story about driving competitively. Fifteen-year-old Archie Barrington is a top kart dr. Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Children's Book Awards, Reading Logs, Reluctant Readers, Award Winning Books, All That Matters, Kids Writing, Book Publishing

Speed Freak by Fleur Beale

Racing. Winning. That's all that matters in this exciting teen story about driving competitively.

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The Severed Land

'a masterclass in plotting and elegant writing with turns of phrase that are genius' - Napier Courier

Pieces of You - Wise, tough, heart-breaking, funny, this compulsive love story is about facing your demons. Historical Romance, Historical Fiction, Adventure Novels, Horror Fiction, Young Adult Fiction, Teen Romance, Ya Novels, Penguin Books, New Books

Pieces of You by Eileen Merriman

Wise, tough, heart-breaking, funny, this compulsive love story is about facing your demons.

Buy Heloise by Mandy Hager at Mighty Ape NZ. What happens when the century's most famous French lovers are caught in the crossfire of factions, religious reform and blind ambition? 100 Best Books, New Books, Good Books, Books To Read, Historical Romance Novels, Historical Fiction, Forbidden Love, Famous French, Meaningful Life

Heloise by Mandy Hager

An absorbing adult novel from this much-loved writer of YA fiction.

The Antipodeans spans three generations of a New Zealand family and their interaction with three families of Northern Italy.See The Antipodeans : a novel in the library catalogue. Wellington City, City Library, Ends Of The Earth, Crime Fiction, New Zealand, Literature, Novels, Ebooks, Literatura

The Antipodeans

An ailing New Zealander returns to Venice, determined to confront his past, with his daughter who is escaping hers. The antipodeans spans three generations of New Zealand and Italian families, from Venice to the South Island of New Zealand, from the assassination of a Gestapo commander in the last days of Italian resistance during World War II. A masterpiece of NZ fiction. Goodreads reviews for The Antipodeans Reviews from Goodreads.com

Aim High by David Hill. Neale's sport is archery and he is pretty good at it… David Hill, Aim High, Pretty Good, Archery, New Zealand, Two By Two, Boys, Sports, Bow Arrows

Aim High

Fishpond New Zealand, Aim High by David HillBuy . Books online: Aim High, 2006, Fishpond.co.nz

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When We Wake

Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent book publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" thirteen times including the inaugural award in 1992 and eleven times since 2000.

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Jake Bailey: What cancer taught me by Jake Bailey

Teenager Jake Bailey's inspirational account of overcoming cancer.

Booktopia has Murder at Mykenai by Catherine Mayo. Buy a discounted Paperback of Murder at Mykenai online from Australia's leading online bookstore. You Destroyed Me, People Doing Stupid Things, Books Australia, Trojan War, Young Adult Fiction, My Destiny, Book Week, In Ancient Times, Mom Quotes

Murder At Mykenai by Catherine Mayo. Friendship vs. Treachery in Ancient Greece, a decade before the Trojan War. Menelaos, teenage son of the assassinated High King of Greece, is skidding ever deeper into danger. Odysseus, his best friend, tries to help - but Odysseus's great ideas have a tendency to backfire!

A collection of gripping short stories themed around fear and hope written by internationally acclaimed children’s author Brian Falkner. Children's Book Awards, Sci Fi Novels, Fear Of The Unknown, Young Adult Fiction, Moving To California, Telling Stories, Historical Romance, First Day Of School, High School

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University of Queensland Press is an Australian publishing house. Founded as a traditional university press, UQP has since branched into publishing books for general readers in the areas of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, Indigenous writing and youth literature.

Awatea's Treasure by Fraser Smith (general fiction) Historical Romance, Historical Fiction, Talking Parrots, Adventure Novels, Mystery Stories, Comics Story, Fantasy Fiction, Crime Fiction, Murder Mysteries

Awatea's Treasure

Awatea's Treasure / Fraser Smith. Awatea is staying in the country with his grandparents and uncles – next door to Mrs Carol’s house, said to be haunted. Awatea’s uncles challenge him to spend a night there, but can he do it? Meantime, they go to stay at the beach, where he meets the Rumbles and their talking parrot, Carrot. Awatea and Carrot go exploring, and Carrot takes Awatea to a hidden treehouse, reveals a secret and treasure and teases Awatea’s uncles. When Awatea returns home, he…

Read "Flight Path" by David Hill available from Rakuten Kobo. A gripping novel for young adults that captures both the daring and the everyday realities of serving in the Air Force d. Ww2 Bomb, David Hill, Lancaster Bomber, New Books, Childrens Books, Paths, Novels, This Book, War

Flight Path by David Hill

Dogfights, bombing missions, explosions, a touch of romance and capture - a pacey, suspense-filled novel for young adults.