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Whale Pot Bay / Des Hunt.

By: Hunt, Des, 1941-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : HarperCollins, 2009Description: 208 p. ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781869507305.Subject(s): Whales -- Stranding -- Juvenile fiction | Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction | Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile fiction | Young adult fiction, New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Young adult fiction -- Juvenile fiction | Whales -- Stranding -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Whales -- Juvenile fiction | Children's stories, New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Whales Stranding Fiction | Wairarapa (N.Z.) Fiction | Wairarapa (N.Z.) -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Teenage fiction, New Zealand. | Teen fiction. | Children's fiction.DDC classification: NZ823.3
Contents:
Novel for children. -Jake lives with his father in a remote part of the Wairarapa, where he can surf and watch the whales. But then Jake's dad begins a relationship with a new partner, who moves in with her daughter Stephanie, and at the same time a local photographer starts stalking their next door neighbour Milton Summer, an international rock celebrity- and Jake's peaceful life erupts into volence and deceit. An when a whale and her calf get into trouble on the treacherous coast, the history of Whale Pot Bay seems doomed to repeat itself unless Jake, Milton and Stephanie can survive the deadly tide. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
Summary: Jake lives with his father in a remote part of the Wairarapa, where he can surf and watch the whales. But then Jake's dad begins a relationship with a new partner, who moves in with her daughter Stephanie. At the same time a local photographer starts stalking their next door neighbour Milton Summer, an international rock celebrity, and Jake's peaceful life erupts into violence and deceit. And when a whale and her calf get into trouble on the treacherous coast, the history of Whale Pot Bay seems doomed to repeat itself unless Jake, Milton and Stephanie can survive the deadly tide. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary.
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Summary: Jake lives with his father in a remote part of the Wairarapa, where he can surf and watch the whales. But then Jake's dad begins a relationship with a new partner, who moves in with her daughter Stephanie, and at the same time a local photographer starts stalking their next door neighbour Milton Summer, an international rock celebrity- and Jake's peaceful life erupts into volence and deceit. An when a whale and her calf get into trouble on the treacherous coast, the history of Whale Pot Bay seems doomed to repeat itself unless Jake, Milton and Stephanie can survive the deadly tide.

Novel for children.

Novel for children. -Jake lives with his father in a remote part of the Wairarapa, where he can surf and watch the whales. But then Jake's dad begins a relationship with a new partner, who moves in with her daughter Stephanie, and at the same time a local photographer starts stalking their next door neighbour Milton Summer, an international rock celebrity- and Jake's peaceful life erupts into volence and deceit. An when a whale and her calf get into trouble on the treacherous coast, the history of Whale Pot Bay seems doomed to repeat itself unless Jake, Milton and Stephanie can survive the deadly tide. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

Jake lives with his father in a remote part of the Wairarapa, where he can surf and watch the whales. But then Jake's dad begins a relationship with a new partner, who moves in with her daughter Stephanie. At the same time a local photographer starts stalking their next door neighbour Milton Summer, an international rock celebrity, and Jake's peaceful life erupts into violence and deceit. And when a whale and her calf get into trouble on the treacherous coast, the history of Whale Pot Bay seems doomed to repeat itself unless Jake, Milton and Stephanie can survive the deadly tide. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary.

Primary, intermediate.

Suitable 8 - 12 Years

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