Junior Fiction

Amorangi and Millie's Trip Through Time

Lauren Keenan


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Amorangi and Millie lost their mum. Their only clue to her whereabouts is a carving on a tree that says I’m in the past! Rescue me! To do this, Amorangi and Millie must travel up every branch of their family tree and collect an object from each ancestor they meet. They must then be back in the modern day before the sun sets, or they’ll all be trapped forever in the past. But can they do it in time?

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In their travels, the children experience aspects of events in New Zealand history, such as the invasion of Parihaka, the Great Depression, World War Two, the Musket Wars and the eruption of Mount Taranaki. They also experience changes in the town and landscape, the attitudes of people and the way people live their lives.

Genre

Junior Fiction

Pages

260

Language

English

Publication Date

February 1, 2022

Dimensions

138 x 210 mm

Recommended Age

10–13

ISBN (Soft Cover)

9781775506553

ISBN (E-Book)

9781775506720

" a rollicking, funny and enlightening novel about two siblings who must travel back through time to find their mum who’s slipped back into somewhere in the past. It is a terrific premise."

Jane Arthur, GOOD BOOKS

"Keenan has pitched this book perfectly to the intended independent reader too - it's the right length, has the right vocabulary and features concepts and content that readers are ready to tackle."

Rebekah Lyell, NZ Booklovers

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