NZ Childrens Book Awards 2017

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1916 : dig for victory / author, David Hair.

by Hair, David, 1965- [author.].

Series: Kiwis at warMaterial type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Adolescent; Other title: Nineteen-sixteen.Availability: Items available for loan: Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: HAIR (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: HAIR (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: HAIR (1), StratfordCall number: HAI (1).
Awatea's treasure / Fraser Smith.

by Smith, Fraser, 1951- [author].

Series: Smith, Fraser, Awatea: book 1.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Novels ; Audience: Pre-adolescent; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: SMIT (1), Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: SMIT (1).
Bastion Point : 570 days on Takaparawha / Tania Roxborogh.

by Roxborogh, Tania Kelly, 1965- [author.].

Series: My New Zealand storyMaterial type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: ROXB (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: ROXB (1), StratfordCall number: MYS (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: ROXB (1).
Coming home to roost / Mary-Anne Scott.

by Scott, Mary-Anne, 1960- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Novels ; Audience: Adolescent; Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: SCO (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: SCOT (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: SCOT (1).
From moa to dinosaurs : explore & discover ancient New Zealand / by Gillian Candler ; illustrated by Ned Barraud.

by Candler, Gillian [author.] | Barraud, Ned [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: 567 ANIMALS (1), StratfordCall number: 560 CAN (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: 567 ANIMALS (1).
Fuzzy Doodle / written by Melinda Szymanik ; pictures by Donovan Bixley.

by Szymanik, Melinda, 1963- [author.] | Bixley, Donovan, 1971- [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: S (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: S (1), StratfordCall number: S (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: S (1).
Gladys goes to war / written by Glyn Harper ; illustrated by Jenny Cooper.

by Harper, Glyn, 1958- [author.] | Cooper, Jenny, 1961- [illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Primary; Publication details: Auckland ; Picture Puffin, 2016Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: H (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: H (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: H (1).
Gwendolyn! / Juliette MacIver ; illustrated by Terri Rose Baynton.

by MacIver, Juliette, 1972- [author.] | Baynton, Terri-Rose [illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Preschool; Availability: Items available for loan: Waverley LibraryPlusCall number: M (1). Checked out (2).
Helper and helper : Snake and Lizard / Joy Cowley, Gavin Bishop.

by Cowley, Joy, 1936- [author,, adapter.] | Bishop, Gavin, 1946- [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: COWL (1), StratfordCall number: COW (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: COWL (1), Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: COWL (1).
Jack & Charlie : boys of the bush / Jack Marcotte (with some help from dad).

by Marcotte, Jack [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Other title: Jack and Charlie.Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: 796.5 MAR (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: 799 SPORT (1), Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: 799 SPORTS (1).
Like nobody's watching / L.J. Ritchie.

by Ritchie, L. J. (Logan James), 1987- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Adolescent; Other title: Like nobody is watching.Availability: Items available for loan: Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: RITC (1).
My grandpa is a dinosaur / Richard Fairgray and Terry Jones ; colouring by Tara Black.

by Fairgray, Richard, 1985- [author,, illustrator.] | Jones, Terry, 1948 June 21- [author.] | Black, Tara, 1948- [illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Waverley LibraryPlusCall number: F (1), Kaponga LibraryPlusCall number: F (1), StratfordCall number: F (1). Checked out (1).
Ngā manu tukutuku e whitu o Matariki / text, Calico McClintock ; illustrations, Dominique Ford ; Māori translation, Ngaere Roberts.

by McClintock, Calico [author.] | Ford, Dominique, 1969- [illustrator.] | Roberts, Ngaere [author,, translator.] | McClintock, Calico. Seven kites of Matariki [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Language: Maori Original language: English Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: MacCLIN (1).
Ngārara Huarau / story told by Maxine Hemi ; illustrated by Andrew Burdan.

by Hemi, Maxine [author.] | Burdan, Andrew [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Primary; Language: English Original language: Maori Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: HEMI (1).
Shooting stars / Brian Falkner.

by Falkner, Brian, 1962- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Novels ; Audience: Adolescent; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: FALK (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: FALK (1), Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: FALK (1). Checked out (1).
Snark : being a true history of the expedition that discovered the Snark and the Jabberwock ... and its tragic aftermath / David Elliot after Lewis Carroll.

by Elliot, David, 1952- [author,, illustrator.] | Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: ELL (1).
Sunken forest / Des Hunt.

by Hunt, Des, 1941- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Novels ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: HUNT (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: HUNT (1), StratfordCall number: HUN (1).
Te haerenga māia a Riripata i Te Araroa / nā Maris O'Rourke ; nā Claudia Pond Eyley ngā pikitia ; nā Ani Wainui i whakamāori.

by O'Rourke, Maris [author.] | Eyley, Claudia Pond, 1946- [author,, illustrator.] | Wainui, Ani [translator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Language: Maori Original language: English Copyright date: ©2016Publisher: Mangawhai, Aotearoa : Duck Creek Press, [2016]Availability: Items available for loan: Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: OROU (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: OROU (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: OROU (1).
Te kaihanga māpere / nā Sacha Cotter ; nā Josh Morgan ngā pikitia ; nā Kawata Teepa i whakamāori.

by Cotter, Sacha [author.] | Morgan, Josh [illustrator.] | Teepa, Kawata [author,, translator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Language: Maori Original language: English Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: COTT (1).
That's not a hippopotamus / Juliette MacIver ; illustrated by Sarah Davis.

by MacIver, Juliette, 1972- [author.] | Davis, Sarah, 1971- [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Other title: This is not a hippopotamus..Availability: Items available for loan: Pātea LibraryPlusCall number: M (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: M (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: M (1), StratfordCall number: M (1).
The cuckoo and the warbler : a true New Zealand story / illustrated by Heather Hunt ; written by Kennedy Warne.

by Warne, Kennedy [author.] | Hunt, Heather, 1959- [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: W (1). Checked out (2).
The day the costumes stuck / Toby Morris.

by Morris, Toby, 1980- [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: M (1), Kaponga LibraryPlusCall number: H (1). Checked out (1).
The discombobulated life of Summer Rain / Julie Lamb.

by Lamb, Julie, 1963- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Waverley LibraryPlusCall number: LAMB (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: LAMB (1), StratfordCall number: LAM (1).
The genius of bugs / Simon Pollard, author.

by Pollard, Simon (Simon David) [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: 595 ANIMALS (1), Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: 595 ANIMALS (1), StratfordCall number: 595.7 POL (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: 595 ANIMALS (1).
The impossible boy / Leonie Agnew.

by Agnew, Leonie, 1977- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Novels ; Audience: Juvenile; Availability: Items available for loan: Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: AGNE (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: AGNE (1). Checked out (1).
The mouse and the octopus / retold and illustrated by Lisala Halapua.

by Halapua, Lisala, 1984- [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Primary; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: H (1). Checked out (1).
The severed land / Maurice Gee.

by Gee, Maurice, 1931- [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction Availability: Items available for loan: StratfordCall number: GEE (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: GEE (1), Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: GEE (1), Pātea LibraryPlusCall number: GEE (1).
The singing dolphin = Te aihe i waiata / by Mere Whaanga.

by Whaanga, Mere [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Language: English, Maori Availability: Items available for loan: Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: W (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: W (1), StratfordCall number: W (1).
Torty and the soldier : a story of a true WWI survivor / text, Jennifer Beck ; iIllustrations, Fifi Colston.

by Beck, Jennifer, 1939- [author.] | Colston, Fifi, 1960- [illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: B (1), StratfordCall number: B (1), Eltham LibraryPlusCall number: B (1).
Tuna rāua ko Hiriwa / nā Ripeka Takotowai Goddard ; nā Kimberly Andrews ngā pikitia.

by Goddard, Ripeka Takotowai [author.] | Andrews, Kimberly Tethera [author,, illustrator.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Fiction ; Audience: Primary; Availability: Items available for loan: Manaia LibraryPlusCall number: GODD (1).
Wars in the whitecloud : Wairau, 1843 / MH McKinley.

by McKinley, M. H. (Matthew Henry), 1985- [author, , artist.].

Edition: 2nd ed.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Adolescent; Other title: Wars in the white cloud.Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlusCall number: INDIE (1), Pātea LibraryPlusCall number: INDIE (1), Ōpunakē LibraryPlusCall number: INDIE (1).

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