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Design and Visual Communication Study Guide: Level 2

by Stewart McKissock
This study guide covers all seven NCEA Level 2 Design and Visual Communications Achievement Standards - more brand new NCEA study guides have just arrived!

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The Good Girls

by Sara Shepard
Mackenzie, Ava, Julie, Parker and Caitlin are girls who seem to have it all. But there's just one small flaw in their apparently perfect facade. They're wanted for a murder they didn't commit.

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Poison Study

by Maria V. Snyder
Choose: a quick death or slow poisoning. On the eve of her execution, Yelena Zaltana is offered an incredible reprieve. But only if she becomes food taster for the most feared man in Ixia.

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The Secret Recipe for Second Chances

by J. D. Barrett
Lucy Muir is leaving her husband. It's complicated. Lucy might just cook herself up a better life, but is she brave enough to believe? Charming, heartwarming and just a little bit magical.

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The Lollipop Shoes

by Joanne Harris
The fantastic sequel to Chocolat - Yanne must face a difficult choice; to flee, as she has done so many times before, or to confront her most dangerous enemy... herself.

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The Obsession

by Nora Roberts
Naomi Carson is a survivor. But as Naomi plans for the future, her past is catching up with her. Someone in town knows her terrifying secret - and won't let her forget it.

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