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True stories (Children's&YA)

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Tim & Tigon

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Tim & Tigon

Tim Cope

Geographical discovery & exploration; Children's & Educational; Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Animal stories (Children's&YA); True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA)

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A young readers' edition of the bestselling On the Trail of Genghis Khan, the story of Tim Cope's journey through the land... [more]

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Everest: The Remarkable Story of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

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Everest: The Remarkable Story of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

Alexandra Stewart

Travel & holiday; True stories (Children's&YA); History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA)

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In the late morning of May 29th 1953, the sun was shining brightly on the... [more]

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Amundsen'S Way: The Race to the South Pole

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Amundsen'S Way: The Race to the South Pole

Joanna Grochowicz

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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How will history view Roald Amundsen? Will he be remembered for his daring deeds, his discipline, or merely his deception?<br... [more]

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A Wolf Called Wander

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A Wolf Called Wander

Rosanne Parry

Children's & Educational; Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Animal stories (Children's&YA); True stories (Children's&YA); Wildlife (Children's&YA); Social issues: environment & green issues (Children's&YA)

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A New York Times bestsellerThe wolf star, brightest of all in the summer sky, shines over my home ground. Alone and starving,... [more]

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Cheeky Dogs: to Lake Nash and Back

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Cheeky Dogs: to Lake Nash and Back

Johanna Bell

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: disability & special needs (Children's&YA)

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Every morning Is it time yet? Nearly Joie says. Out of the freezer comes the meat. Bones and sausages and chicken necks.... [more]

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J. K. Rowling: Work It, Girl

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J. K. Rowling: Work It, Girl

Caroline Moss

Children's & Educational; Picture books, activity books & early learning material; True stories (Children's&YA)

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Learn how J. K. Rowling became a best-selling author in this biography of her life [more]

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Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls' Rights

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Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls' Rights

Malala Yousafzai

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Social issues (Children's&YA)

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The extraordinary true story of a young girl's courage in the face of violence and extremism, and an incredible testament... [more]

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Elon

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Elon

Tracey Turner

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Science & technology: general interest (Children's&YA)

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Elon Musk is a multi-billionaire, mega-brain inventor and entrepreneur who has revolutionised electric cars, is building the... [more]

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Young Heroes

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Young Heroes

Lula Bridgeport

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA)

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Discover over 100 extraordinary children from across the world. Each has excelled in their chosen area and, whether it's... [more]

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Stand Up, Stand out!: Real-Life Stories of 25 Rebel Heroes Who Stood Up for What They Believed in

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Stand Up, Stand out!: Real-Life Stories of 25 Rebel Heroes Who Stood Up...

Kay Woodward

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

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Meet 25 of the bravest... [more]

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Fantastically Great Women Who Made History: Gift Edition

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Fantastically Great Women Who Made History: Gift Edition

Kate Pankhurst

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA); Social issues (Children's&YA)

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Fantastically Great Women Who Made History is the eagerly anticipated follow up to Kate Pankhurst's hugely successful, Fantastically... [more]

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Stories for Kids Who Dare to be Different

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Stories for Kids Who Dare to be Different

Ben Brooks

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues

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True, inspirational and amazing tales of boys and girls who stood up and stood out. [more]

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Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men

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Oh Boy: A storybook of epic NZ men

Stuart Lipshaw

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

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There are many kinds of hero! OH BOY is a striking collection of true stories about amazing New Zealand men who busted stereotypes... [more]

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A Fortunate Life: Edition for Young Readers

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A Fortunate Life: Edition for Young Readers

A. B. Facey

Children's & Educational; Historical fiction (Children's&YA); True stories (Children's&YA)

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Bert Facey saw himself as an ordinary man, but his remarkable story reveals an extraordinary life lived to the full.<br /><br... [more]

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Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women

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Go Girl: A storybook of epic NZ women

Barbara Else

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

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GO GIRL is a collection of true stories about New Zealand women who have... [more]

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The Children of Willesden Lane: A True Story of Hope and Survival During World War II

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The Children of Willesden Lane: A True Story of Hope and Survival During...

Mona Golabek, Lee Cohen

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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The true story of Lisa Jura, one of the thousands of Jewish children who survived World War II via the Kindertransport. [more]

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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

Judith Kerr

Children's & Educational; Adventure stories (Children's&YA); True stories (Children's&YA)

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This semi-autobiographical and unforgettable story, of a Jewish family fleeing from Germany before the start of the Second... [more]

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Lost!: A True Tale from the Bush

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Lost!: A True Tale from the Bush

Stephanie Owen Reeder

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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Tales of children lost in the bush have frightened and fascinated Australians since colonial times. In 1864, three children... [more]

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Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures

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Sky High: Jean Batten's Incredible Flying Adventures

David Hill, Phoebe Morris

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA); Transport (Children's&YA)

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Brave, trail-blazing and glamorous, this stunning picture book tells the true story of how Jean Batten became an international... [more]

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Trouble Tomorrow

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Trouble Tomorrow

Terry Whitebeach, Sarafino Wani Enadio

Children's & Educational; General fiction (Children's&YA); True stories (Children's&YA)

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The compelling story of a Sudanese boy who escapes from civil war and learns not only how to survive on his own without friend... [more]

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Nginingawila Ngirramini: Our Story

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Nginingawila Ngirramini: Our Story

Tiwi College Alalinguwi Jarrakarlinga

Indigenous peoples; Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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Nginingawila Ngirramini - Tiwi language for 'Our Story' - is a celebration of pride and a window into the lives of nine talented,... [more]

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Socks, Sandbags and Leeches: Letters to My Anzac Dad

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Socks, Sandbags and Leeches: Letters to My Anzac Dad

Pauline Deeves

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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Age range 9 to 12Ivy and her mother live in Australia, far away from where the Great War is raging. They have moved in with... [more]

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Remembered By Heart: An Anthology of Indigenous Writing

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Remembered By Heart: An Anthology of Indigenous Writing

Sally Morgan

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); People & places (Children's&YA)

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You can't change the past, but you can live a different future.<br /><br... [more]

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This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl

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This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl

Esther Grace Earl, Esther Grace Earl

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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Offers a collection of the journals, fiction, letters, and sketches of the late Esther Grace Earl, who passed away in 2010... [more]

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Maralinga, the Anangu Story

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Maralinga, the Anangu Story

Yalata and Oak Valley Communities

Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA); History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA)

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Yalata and Oak Valley community elders, as storytellers, translators and artists, with renowned author Christobel Mattingley,... [more]

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