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Challenge Level : K-2 Challenge Level : 3-4 Challenge Level : 5-6 Challenge Level : 7-9
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44506
300 minutes of danger
George is trapped in a falling aeroplane, with no engine and no pilot. Milla is covered with radioactive waste and her hazard suit is running out of air. Otto is in the darkest depths of the ocean, where something hungry is circling. Ten dangerous situations, ten brave kids and thirty minutes to escape.
ISBN 9781760154035
Series Minutes of danger series NEW SERIES 2018 (3 books)
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 2015
Heath, Jack
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12365
Artists are crazy and other stories
Eight wry and brilliant stories that tell the truth behind some of history's great moments. It includes stories about Leonardo da Vinci, Vikings, Christopher Columbus and the mummy of the great counsellor to the Pharaoh Rameses.
ISBN 9780734404756
Publisher Thomas C Lothian Pty Ltd, 2003
Catran, Ken
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88118
Asphalt and feathers
Be inspired to write by reading the winning poems, short stories and plays from students in Years 3-6 in the 2008 Sydney Youth Writing Competition. Participants had to include the signature words, feathers and/or asphalt, in their entries.
ISBN 9780980581102
Publisher Sydney Youth Writing Competition, Inc, 2008
Sydney Youth Writing Competition
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9284
Book of wizards, The
Stories in this collection include Aladdin, Jack and the Wizard, Silver Penny and Two Wizards with many more.
ISBN 9780416218909
Publisher Methuen, 1982
Manning-Sanders, Ruth
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41853
Dragon legends
Look inside the mythical and fantastic world of dragons. A magnificent mixture of heroic myths, stories and folktales from the storytelling traditions of India, Greece, England, Wales, Sweden and China.
ISBN 9781843652120
Publisher Pavilion, 2012
Passes, David
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Exploding endings series
Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Exploding endings series (3 books)
Various
No book cover.
28700
Exploding endings: Cursed pants & cranky cops
In this hilarious collection of short stories, one thing is guaranteed. You won't pick the endings to protecting yourself from a stalking mother, the seventy-nine cheekiest excuses for not doing your homework, why your pencil case is holding dangerous secrets, and what happens when you discover your teacher it not who you think.
ISBN 9781922134707
Series Exploding endings series (3 books)
Publisher Harbour Publishing House, 2016
Harris, Tim
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36420
Exploding endings: Dingbats & lollypop arms
Expect the unexpected in each of these funny short stories. There's a seagull with a sweet tooth, a chicken soup recipe which quickly gets out of control, vanishing people and the world's biggest shopping hater.
ISBN 9781922134691
Series Exploding endings series (3 books)
Publisher Harbour Publishing House, 2016
Harris, Tim
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30477
Exploding endings: Painted dogs & doom cakes
Expect the unexpected in each of these funny, short stories. It's a world where it rains lemonade, dentists terrorise children, a whole school is put on detention at once, and making a simple chocolate cake is one of life's more dangerous tasks.
ISBN 9781922134578
Series Exploding endings series (3 books)
Publisher Harbour Publishing House, 2015
Harris, Tim
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130
Feathers and fools
A modern fable about some peacocks and swans that allow their fear of each other to destroy them.
ISBN 9780152004736
Publisher Harcourt Children's Books, 2000
Fox, Mem
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139
Flying emu and other Australian stories, The
Twenty stories about how the world began and the events that followed. They are based around a host of characters, including Australian animals, non-native animals, spirits, planets, the sun and moon, and humans. The title story, The Flying Emu, tells of a beautifully-coloured emu who learns about vanity and immodesty when he and his friends race to the sun.
ISBN 9780140381917
Publisher Penguin, 1997
Morgan, Sally
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4321
Giants, trolls, witches, beasts: Ten tales from deep, dark woods
Some fairy tales are about fairies, others are about unicorns, but there's none of those in this book. This beautifully illustrated graphic novel brings together fairy tales of the darker, scarier kind from all corners of the world. Full of monsters, trolls and witches these retellings will enchant those new to the tales and delight returning readers with its full colour pages and lively re-crafting of these classic stories.
ISBN 9781760113261
Publisher Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 2017
Topics / Graphic novels /
Phillips, Craig
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4081
Give peas a chance and other funny stories
Fourteen clever, funny tales, featuring a host of crazy characters. While Ginger and her dog organise the ultimate party, Wilton the worm meets Aristotle the nose germ in an unexpected location and Ben tries to save the world by not eating his vegetables.
ISBN 9780143302629
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2007
Gleitzman, Morris
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4953
Goblins & ghosties: Stories of darkness from around the world
If you like stories that are a bit dark and creepy or make you jump when things go bump in the night then this is the book for you. Filled with traditional tales from around the world about ghosts and ghouls, the biggest problem might be getting to sleep after reading them. Including twenty-five tales about vampires, demon dogs, ghosts, brownies werewolves and much more this is a great book for all lovers of fairy tales, folk tales, and ghost stories and for those who just love the scary stuff!
ISBN 9781472913692
Publisher Bloomsbury, 2015
Pearson, Maggie
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7940
Guys read: Terrifying tales
A bone-chilling collection of eleven original ghost stories, perfect for sharing around the campfire, reading under the covers with a flashlight and scaring your friends' pants off. A creepy-fun read, if you're brave enough.
ISBN 9780062385574
Publisher HarperCollins Children's Books, 2015
Scieszka, Jon (ed) & Grimley, Gris (ill)
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18572
H2O stories of water
Australia is an island surrounded by ocean. Children grow up near the sea, have holidays by the sea or spend time on rivers, canals and dams. This collection of stories highlights the influence of water on children's lives.
ISBN 9780733315220
Publisher ABC Books, 2005
Hamilton, Margaret (comp)
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568100
HerStory
This is not just history, it's Her Story! It is the story of brave leaders, talented artists, gentle healers, committed teachers and gifted problem-solvers. It is the story of women and girls who bravely faced challenges, overcame difficulty or danger, and even gave up their lives to follow their dreams and make the world a batter place.
ISBN 9781788001380
Publisher Nosy Crow Ltd, 2018
Topics / STEM / Biography /
Halligan, Katherine & Walsh, Sarah (ill)
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219
Just so stories
Distant lands, the beautiful gardens of splendid palaces, the sea, the jungle and its beasts, even the desert, are the exotic settings for classic stories that deal with the origins of things in the animal world, such as how the elephant got his trunk.
ISBN 9780141183626
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd, UK, 2001
Kipling, Rudyard
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18156
Laugh your head off again
Nine short and funny stories by some of Australia's award-winning writers of humour. Read about a mischief-making monkey, the perfect pie, a trouble-attracting Great Dane, an unlikely corn chip, a displaced King and lots of other funny things.
ISBN 9781743549872
Series Laugh your head off NEW SERIES 2019 (4 books)
Publisher Pan MacMillan, 2016
Various
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47251
Laugh your head off and again and again
9 authors, 9 stories, to make you laugh your head off again and again! A scary shower + three twisty little pigs + a choose your own adventure + a Halloween chicken + a demonic clown + an unexpected gift + terrible twins + a famous dancing dog + a running race like no other = one hilarious book.
ISBN 9781760553197
Series Laugh your head off NEW SERIES 2019 (4 books)
Publisher Pan MacMillan, 2017
Various & Innocent, Andrea (ill)
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Laugh your head off NEW SERIES 2019
Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Laugh your head off NEW SERIES 2019 (4 books)
Various
No book cover.
4873
Laugh your head off: Funny stories for all kinds of kids
Nine short and funny stories by some of Australia's award-winning writers of humour. Some stories have a funny twist at the end, others are based around hilarious situations. But, all are very amusing and very enjoyable.
ISBN 9781743537879
Series Laugh your head off NEW SERIES 2019 (4 books)
Publisher Pan MacMillan, 2015
Various & Innocent, Andrea (ill)
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5461
Little lunch: Triple the games
This is what happened during Little Lunch: Tamara tried to find a new walking buddy for the school walkathon, Rory decided he was going to be Prime Minster of the whole country and the girls got into a big noisy argument and wound up locked inside the toilets. A lot can happen in fifteen minutes!
ISBN 9781760650278
Publisher Walker Books, 2018
Katz, Danny & Vane, Mitch (ill)
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Minutes of danger series NEW SERIES 2018
Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Minutes of danger series NEW SERIES 2018 (3 books)
Heath, Jack
No book cover.
32350
My horrible cousins and other stories
The short stories feature girls as the main characters, girls who are strong and resourceful, overcome adversity, solve problems, and are determined and passionate about causes.
ISBN 9781921454721
Publisher Teaching Solutions, 2009
Alexander, Goldie
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2273
Orbit - April
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293058
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2284
Orbit - August
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293096
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2255
Orbit - February
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293157
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2780
Orbit - July
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293225
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2283
Orbit - June
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293782
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2265
Orbit - March
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293812
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2279
Orbit - May
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852292297
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2296
Orbit - November
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852293874
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2292
Orbit - October
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852294734
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2291
Orbit - September
Join Mungo - a really cool dude - and his charming chooks in their groovy Mellow Yard as they gather the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics.
ISBN 9780852294666
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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Phredde series
Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books and up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the online booklists for the PRC ID of the individual books in this series.
Series Phredde series (12 books)
French, Jackie
No book cover.
46341
Pizza cake
A reader's feast. Ten wonderfully fresh stories, full of imagination and humour.
ISBN 9780143305989
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2011
Gleitzman, Morris
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3538
Quirky tails
A collection of humorous short stories of unexpected phenomena with a twist.
ISBN 9780140371017
Publisher Penguin, 1995
Topics / Year 5 easy reads /
Jennings, Paul
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4135
Rich & rare
Enjoy this wonderful variety of short stories, poetry and artwork from forty-eight of Australia's best creators. Find out about a knitting needle ninja, a violin that comes to life, a cat with many names, a love that cannot be bought, an alien invasion and so much more. From humour to horror, thriller to fantasy, encompassing the past, the present and the future.
ISBN 9781925272116
Publisher Ford Street Publishing, 2015
Collins, Paul (ed)
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7957
Ridiculous story, A
A fantastic collection of funny stories about a pirate ship, a singing spider, a dancing cat, a sugar fairy, a widow who was mistaken for a witch and many more unlikely characters.
ISBN 9781921049453
Publisher Little Hare Books, 2006
Topics / Year 5 easy reads /
Heimann, Rolf
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School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown
Any two Orbit or Touchdown magazines can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
School magazine team
No book cover.
2302
School Magazine Anthology for Years 5-6
A great collection of exciting and beautifully illustrated stories in a different format. To read the articles go to https://products.schools.nsw.edu.au/prc/magazine.html
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
School magazine team
No book cover.
Selby series
Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books. To see the individual book titles and their PRC ID numbers, go to the Series lists on the Booklists page, on the website. Or, you can search for a series name or the individual titles by using the Search function on the top left hand corner of the screen.
Series Selby series (22 books)
Ball, Duncan
No book cover.
3903
Selby's selection
A super selection of the silliest, side splitting stories chosen by Selby himself.
ISBN 9780207200403
Series Selby series (22 books)
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2006
Ball, Duncan
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4952
Serpents & werewolves: Stories of animal shape-shifters from around the world
Werewolves, talking snakes and cursed princes are the stuff of fairy tales. Stories that we have all heard and enjoyed but with a modern twist. Slimy, ugly frogs wanting a favour, playful sisters who tease their older brother, brides who cannot live with any secrets, and unusual household items that are best left untouched. Stories crafted to be read aloud and shared. Illustrated with simple silhouettes.
ISBN 9781472916341
Publisher Bloomsbury, 2015
Don, Lari & Greenwold, Francesca (ill)
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5184
Shout out to the girls: a celebration of awesome Australian women
Let's hear it for the Australian women who have shaped our history and are expanding our future! Shout-outs to 50 awesome Australian women with easy-to-read biographies of their incredible achievements. From Cathy Freeman to Turia Pitt, Edith Cowan to Julia Gillard, Mum Shirl to Vali Myers, plus rally car drivers, molecular biologists and more, this book is a celebration of women in all fields, from all walks of life, and from Australia's past and present.
ISBN 9780143789420
Publisher Penguin Books Australia, 2018
Penguin Random House Australia
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3890
Snot Chocolate and other funny stories
Very Yummy Stories.Stop your mum picking her nose, read the secret diary of a dog, catch a bus and then let it go, discover how one slice of toast can make you the most popular person in school, start wearing a crown and give up eating pig-nostril gruel, use a wrecking ball to defeat a bully, show your big sister the very scary secret in your wardrobe, unleash the awesome power of chips, live in a house that gets wiped clean more often than a bottom. Funny stories from a favourite Australian author, Morris Gleitzman.
ISBN 9780143309222
Publisher Puffin Australia, 2016
Gleitzman, Morris
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120065
Stories from the billabong
Ten Aboriginal dreaming stories of the Yorta-Yorta people, with beautiful illustrations and information about the animals.
ISBN 9781845077044
Publisher Frances Lincoln, 2008
Marshall, James Vance
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4222
Stories to eat with a banana
Phredde is the phaery of grunge. She's tiny and ferocious, and when Phredde's around odd things can happen. Fun stories to read when your brain wants something light to munch on.
ISBN 9780207196836
Series Phredde series (12 books)
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 1998
French, Jackie
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4223
Stories to eat with a blood plum
Another light-hearted, but scary, bundle of stories where Prudence and her best friend, Phredde the phaery, have to escape a grey fleshed, zombie librarian tending her blood-starved books and other unmentionables such as giant slugs.
ISBN 9780207197710
Series Phredde series (12 books)
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2000
French, Jackie
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4225
Stories to eat with a watermelon
Stories to Eat with a Watermelon is another bundle of stories about Prudence and her best friend, The Phaery Ethereal - Phredde for short.
ISBN 9780207197383
Series Phredde series (12 books)
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 1999
French, Jackie
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4224
Story to eat with a mandarin, A
Prudence is invited by her father's distant werewolf cousins to their gloomy castle to hunt for some missing treasure. Phredde and Bruce accompany Prudence who is well aware that, if she fails, her father will have to take her place. The zombie librarian and the castle banshee makes a reappearance. This book is also known as 'Phredde and the temple of gloom'.
ISBN 9780207197819
Series Phredde series (12 books)
Publisher HarperCollins Australia, 2001
French, Jackie
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37496
The mermaid of Warsaw and other tales from Poland
Enchanting, wicked and often very funny, these eight folk tales from Poland have a timeless, universal appeal.
ISBN 9781847801647
Publisher Frances Lincoln, 2011
Topics / Year 6 easy reads /
Monte, Richard & Hess, Paul (ill)
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410
This is still rainbow snake country
Aboriginal Dreaming stories.
ISBN 9780725310660
Publisher Scholastic Australia, 1988
Berndt, Catherine & Meeks, Arone Raymond
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4466
Three Indian goddesses
Enter the magical and exotic world of Indian legends in these three modern stories, inspired by Hindu tales. There are temples, festivals, dancing, curses and battles, as well as three Indian goddesses, Kali, Lakshmi & Durga.
ISBN 9781406330953
Publisher Walker Books, 2011
Gavin, Jamila
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15759
Three Indian princesses
Discover the enchanting lives of three Indian princesses, Savitri, Damayanti and Sita, in these retellings of three Hindu tales. Enter the world of palaces, beautiful jewels, romance, jealousy, secrets and demons.
ISBN 9781406330960
Publisher Walker Books, 2011
Gavin, Jamila
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416
Tjarany / Roughtail
The Dreaming stories are told in this book in Kukatja and English, including a Kukatja word list and English translations.
ISBN 9781875641307
Publisher Magabala Books, 1996
Greene, Gracie (storyteller)
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2303
Touchdown - April
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852293942
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2312
Touchdown - August
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294079
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2300
Touchdown - February
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294130
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2310
Touchdown - July
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294178
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2309
Touchdown - June
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294239
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2301
Touchdown - March
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294260
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2306
Touchdown - May
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294284
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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2313
Touchdown - November
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294345
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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1120
Touchdown - October
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294376
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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6615
Touchdown - September
The Ed and his roving reporters Beyonce Horizons, Velma Velez and the bumbling Pencils D Barrymore collect the best stories, poems, plays, articles, puzzles and comics from around the world.
ISBN 9780852294437
Series School magazine - Orbit and Touchdown (20 books)
Publisher NSW Department of Education,
School magazine team
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4062
Uncle Trev and his whistling bull
In New Zealand in the 1930s, a sickly schoolboy is in bed, trying to get over a long sickness. When his Uncle Trev arrives to let Mum go out and do the shopping. he tells one tall story after another, about the animals out on his farm, and his neighbour, Gotta Henry. But, when Mum returns, she chases Uncle Trev and his dog with her broom and threatens what she'll do to 'that man' next time he comes in.
ISBN 9781877467158
Publisher Gecko Press, 2012
Lasenby, Jack
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433
Uncovered
A group of nine appealing science fiction fantasy stories.
ISBN 9780141301778
Publisher Penguin, 1995
Jennings, Paul
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438
Unreal
Boys are the heroes in each of the tales in this assortment of funny, scary and disgusting short stories.
ISBN 9780141301761
Publisher Penguin, 1999
Jennings, Paul
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21206
Waves
Every journey is perilous, every situation heartbreaking. Every refugee is a person forced by famine or war or fear to leave their home, their families, their friends and all they know. Children have travelled on the waves of migration to the shores of Australia for tens of thousands of years. This book tells some of their stories.
ISBN 9781925381641
Publisher Walker Books, 2018
Rawlins, Donna & Potter, Heather & Jackson, Mark (ill)
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38097
World's worst children 2, The
It appears there are more Worst Children in this world than was first expected. This is a collection of ten shocking short stories about children who are rude, disgusting and nasty. Children you are going to wish you never knew existed. Children you wish you would never have to meet. Stories that will make you snort with laughter and look at your classmates more carefully now.
ISBN 9780008259679
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, UK, 2017
Walliams, David and Ross, Tony (ill)
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67847
Worlds next door
Let your imagination wander and wonder. Science fiction, fantasy, humour and horror feature in twenty-five diverse, short stories by well-known and new Australian authors.
ISBN 9780980777017
Publisher FableCroft Publishing, 2010
Wessely, Tehani (ed)
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You kids, count your shadows: hairymen and other Aboriginal folklore in New South Wales
A collection of stories, taken from interviews, which gives an insight into the knowledge and ancient beliefs of the Aboriginal people in NSW.
ISBN 9780646346731
Publisher self-published, 1997
Povah, Frank
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