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Into the River Paperback – 7 February 2014

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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: LONGACRE CHILD; 1 edition (7 February 2014)
  • ISBN-10: 1775536041
  • ISBN-13: 978-1775536048
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 2.4 x 19.8 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 259 g
  • Customer Reviews: 4.1 out of 5 stars48 customer ratings

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"A gripping, gritty and award-winning coming-of-age novel for young adult readers."

About the Author

"Ted Dawe, who has had a long career as a teacher, stunned readers with his impressive first novel, Thunder Road winner of the Best First Book Award and Senior Fiction category of the coveted ew Zealand Post Childrens and Young Adults Book Awards. His subsequent YA novel K Road was published to warm reviews. Into the River won the supreme Margaret Mahy book of the year award at the 2013 NZ Post Children's Book Awards. Ted lives in Auckland, New Zealand, where he teaches English to foreign students."

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4.0 out of 5 stars ... while to get into but was actually a really good read.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Bad move New Zealand
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5.0 out of 5 stars It has a reputation for being controversial when that is absolutely wrong. It is a beautifully told coming-of-age story.
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