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The Peco incident, Des Hunt

Label
The Peco incident
Title
The Peco incident
Statement of responsibility
Des Hunt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Danny is dreading the summer holiday visit by his hyper cousin, Nick. There is no predicting what Nick will get up to, especially when he's off his Ritalin. However, Nick proves to be the least of Danny's problems when bird flu hits the Otago Peninsula. At first it seems that only the local sparrows are affected. But then the boys trace the disease to Peco, the Peninsula egg farm, where chooks are dying by the thousands. A biosecurity alert is launched, with the owner of the farm suspected of importing diseased eggs. But Danny and Nick begin to think there might be a more sinister cause. A pair of hippy tourists always seem to be around when things are going wrong. Could they be eco-terrorists? Suggested level: primary, intermediate. junior secondary
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
NZ823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
The Peco incident, Des Hunt
Label
The Peco incident, Des Hunt
Publication
Note
Novel for children
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
550563
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781869508968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Suitable 8 - 12 Years
  • LIANZA Junior Fiction Award (Esther Glen Medal) Finalist - 2012
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP550563
  • 13400670
  • (NLNZils)1397995
  • (OCoLC)676824342
  • (Nz)13400670

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