Children's fiction

A Pig Called Heather

Harry Oulton

Sales price: NZD $16.99
Tax amount: NZD $1.54

An inspiring tale of courage, friendship and, above all, apples.

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A Piglet Called Truffle

Helen Peters, illustrated by Ellie Snowdon

Sales price: NZD $14.99
Tax amount: NZD $1.36

Warm and realistic stories about life on a farm, a modern James Herriot for young readers.

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A Prayer for Blue Delaney

Kirsty Murray

Sales price: NZD $19.99
Tax amount: NZD $1.82

A Prayer for Blue Delaney follows the outback adventures of orphaned Colm, who runs away from the cruelties of Bindoon Boys' Home and goes in search of a family of his own. Set in the 1950s.

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A Small Free Kiss in the Dark

Glenda Millard

Sales price: NZD $21.99
Tax amount: NZD $2.00

Two young boys, an old tramp, a beautiful lost dancer and her baby - rag-tag survivors of a sudden war - form a fragile family holding together in the remnants of a fun fair. This is a vivid, poetic story about life in the margins and the power of empathy and imagination to triumph over adversity.

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A Strange Land

Alan Gibbons

Sales price: NZD $16.99
Tax amount: NZD $1.54

Tense teen drama, with a strong message.

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