Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Series:Through My Eyes: Natural Disaster Zones

Lyla has just started her second year of high school when a magnitude 6.3 earthquake shakes Christchurch to pieces. Devastation is everywhere. While her police officer mother and trauma nurse father respond to the disaster, Lyla puts on a brave fac... read more

PUBLICATION MARCH 2018

Lyla (Through My Eyes: Natural Disaster Zones)
$19.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 64

Michael is on a mission. After a run-in with his sworn enemy, Angus, Michael's brilliant payback plan BACKFIRES. Now he's in the school production as a tree - his WORST NIGHTMARE! When Michael discovers a twisted KIDNAP PLOT, his troubles soon multiply. It's obv... read more

PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2017

How Not to Stop a Kidnap Plot
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Available Stock: 7

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Astrid thinks she is imagining the quiet boy who appears in her room in the middle of the night. He's called Tamati and lives in New Zealand. Astrid lives in Sweden. What's he doing here? And why does he keep turning up? Tamati tells Astrid they are time twins - children born at t... read more

Time Twins
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Available Stock: 6

Category:

 NZ Junior Fiction

Series:Toitoi: A Journal for Young Writers and Artists
Awards:Winner of Copyright New Zealand Licencing Award - Best Resource in Primary 2016. 2016.

Toitoi is a quarterly journal of writing and art by New Zealand children, ages 5-13. With 100 pages of original stories, poetry and artwork, Toitoi gives our young writers and artists a real purpose and a wide audience. Toitoi can be read at home or at school and is a valuable classroom resource.

Toitoi: A Journal For Young Writers and Artists #10 (Summer 2018)
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

A beautifully produced, small-format jacketed hardback with simple illustrations that are whimsical yet humorous. A book is to read. A book belongs in a library, on a bookshelf, in a bookshop, in your house. A story belongs wherever a story belongs. If it's Sunday and rainin... read more

PUBLICATION NOVEMBER 2013

A Book is a Book
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Available Stock: 4

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

A hilarious story about a boy whose dream of owning a GameBox V3 is foiled at every turn. ‘Toby, if you get twenty wickets and ten tries before the end of the year, Mum and I’ll buy you a new GameBox V3’. Can you believe it? One minute I’m in trouble f... read more

PUBLICATION FEBRUARY 2012

Shot Boom Score!
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Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Junior Fiction 2000.

Along a country road Kit runs to escape his loneliness. Then a great darkness- and the whole world has changed. An eerie new novel from David Hill

Time Out
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Available Stock: 3

Can I use your computer, Millie?’ I said. ‘Just for a sec. Ours is stuffed.’ I typed in ‘Snails, Spells and Snazzlepops’ like I’d seen in the library. The green screen began pulsating again as the witch sailed around the page.... read more

Snails, Spells and Snazzlepops
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Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults: Junior Fiction 2015.

Two girls divided by time, united by their love for some very special horses - an epic Caribbean adventure! On a remote tropical island, twelve year-old Beatriz is about to embark on an epic journey, through hurricanes and across the high seas and back to the tim... read more

PUBLICATION AUGUST 2015

The Island of Lost Horses (PB)
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Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

Awards:Winner - NZ Post Book Awards Junior Fiction 2014. Finalist: New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2014

William and Melissa have been roped into helping their weird grandparents fix up their holiday home in the country. How will they cope with no electricity, no cellphone reception, and only each other for company?

Teaching notes available

Dunger
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Available Stock: 0

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

"You're really starting to look haunted, you know ...sort of yellowish and transparent like cooking oil, and your eyes are funny."
Eight-year-old Barney has been haunted before. He thought it was something he'd just grow out of, like the imaginary friends his step-mother b... read more

PUBLICATION JULY 2017

The Haunting
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Available Stock: 2

Category:

 NZ Middle Fiction

'At precisely 4.23 in the afternoon, my grandma turned into an alien. Correction. At precisely 4.23 in the afternoon, I turned my grandma into an alien. I was not having a good day.' And so begins Suzanne Main's highly entertaining, award-winning story about the ha... read more

How I Alienated My Grandma
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Available Stock: 2