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History & the past: general interest (Children’s/YA)

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  • Simpson and his Donkey

    By Mark Greenwood
    Illustrated by Frané Lessac

    Paperback, AUS $44.99, NZ $47.99
    The heroic story of one man and a donkey - and the strange twist of fate that brought two boyhood friends together one last time during the Gallipoli campaign in World War I.

  • Simpson and his Donkey

    By Mark Greenwood
    Illustrated by Frané Lessac

    Hardback, AUS $29.99, NZ $31.99
    The heroic story of one man and a donkey - and the strange twist of fate that brought two boyhood friends together one last time during the Gallipoli campaign in World War I.

  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

    By Michael Morpurgo
    Illustrated by Michael Foreman

    Paperback, AUS $19.99, NZ $27.99
    A dazzling retelling of one of the greatest Arthurian legends.

  • Symphony for the City of the Dead

    By M. T. Anderson

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    National Book Award winner M. T. Anderson delivers a brilliant and riveting account of the Siege of Leningrad and the role played by Russian composer Shostakovich and his Leningrad Symphony.

  • The Dark Game

    By Paul B. Janeczko

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    "A wealth of information in an engaging package." - Kirkus Reviews

  • The Fairy Ring

    By Mary Losure

    Hardback, AUS $24.99, NZ $29.99
    The enchanting true story of a girl who saw fairies, and another with a gift for art, who concocted a story to stay out of trouble and ended up fooling the world.

  • The Fairy Ring

    By Mary Losure

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    "Well-written nonfiction that reads like a novel. . . . Secret believers of fairy stories will thoroughly enjoy this account." -- School Library Journal (starred review)

  • The Stone Age

    By Marcia Williams
    Illustrated by Marcia Williams

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    Marcia Williams brings the Stone Age to life in her much-loved comic strip style.

  • The Story of Britain

    By Patrick Dillon
    Illustrated by Martha Dillon, P. J. Lynch

    Hardback, AUS $39.99, NZ $51.99
    A definitive history of Britain which tells the story of two islands, Britain and Ireland, and all the people, Scottish, Irish, Welsh and English, who have lived in them.

  • The Story of Money

    By Martin Jenkins
    Illustrated by Satoshi Kitamura

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    A funny, philosophical book about the universal subject of money, by award-winning non fiction writer Martin Jenkins.

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