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1914: Riding into War (Kiwis at War #1)

1914: Riding into War (Kiwis at War #1)

Author: Susan Brocker
Series: Kiwis at War
$19.00(NZD)  inc GST
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Billy, a 17-year-old shepherd working on a farm in the Manawatu, lies about his age and enlists in the army. We follow his and his mate Jack's journey in the Mounted Rifles from their Awapuni training camp, to Egypt before being shipped out - without their horses - to Gallipoli. There they discover that war isn't the big adventure they thought it would be.


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The first book in a new series that tracks each year in World War 1, each focusing on different aspects of the war.

Author description
Susan Brocker has written over 50 books for children, both fiction and non-fiction, which have been published worldwide. She has a history degree and a great love of social history that is reflected in her books. Susan also has a close affinity and love of animals which shines through in her writing. Susan lives with her husband and many pets, including horses, in a lovely old villa on a small farm near Tauranga. Susan's website is
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General Fields

  • : 9781775432067
  • : Scholastic New Zealand Limited
  • : Scholastic New Zealand
  • : August 2014
  • : 198 x 128 mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : August 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.2
  • : 112
  • : Susan Brocker
  • : Paperback
  • : en