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Author: Philippa Werry
Publisher: Auckland : Scholastic, 2014.
Series: My New Zealand story.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Auckland in the 1950s: a time of rock'n'roll, milk bars, bodgies and widgies and teenage rebellion. The Auckland Harbour Bridge is under construction. Simon likes watching the bridge being built, and talking to his uncle and his mates about what's happening on site. Meanwhile, Simon's best friend Marty is obsessed with the Space Race and younger sister Jo can't stop worrying about the fate of the dogs and monkeys  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Children's stories, New Zealand
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harbour bridge
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philippa Werry
ISBN: 9781775431664 1775431665
OCLC Number: 878811437
Notes: Novel for children.
Target Audience: Primary, intermediate.
Description: pages cm
Series Title: My New Zealand story.
Responsibility: by Philippa Werry.

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"Auckland in the 1950s: a time of rock'n'roll, milk bars, bodgies and widgies and teenage rebellion. The Auckland Harbour Bridge is under construction. Simon likes watching the bridge being built, and talking to his uncle and his mates about what's happening on site. Meanwhile, Simon's best friend Marty is obsessed with the Space Race and younger sister Jo can't stop worrying about the fate of the dogs and monkeys that are the world's first space travellers. Everyone says that life on the North Shore will change once the bridge is finished ...but what does that mean for Simon and his family?--Publisher information.

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