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A great series for keen new readers to get stuck into, we can guarantee they won't be able to put the books down.

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. This is an attempt to break away from the life he thought he was destined to live. See if it is available: http://www.library.cbhs.school.nz/oliver/libraryHome.do

"The Lost Kingdom" by Matthew J. Kirby. On the eve of the French and Indian War, Billy Bartram and his naturalist father travel into the American wilderness in an airship--pursued by a party of French soldiers and haunted by a terrifying bear-wolf--on a quest to find the lost kingdom of the Welsh prince Madoc. Grades 4-9