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Enemy at the Gate


Enemy at the Gate

Author: Philippa Werry
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It's December 1936 when the first polio cases are suspected. Soon a polio epidemic is sweeping the country. Schools are closed, swimming pools and movie theatres banned to children, and travel restricted - but the epidemic is still spreading.
Tom is the best runner in his school - but you can't outrun polio. Your family can't hide from it. And nobody knows where it will strike next. Finalist for the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2009

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Shortlisted for New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Junior Fiction 2009.



Author description

Author of the illustrated novellas: The Lost Watch; The Wonderful Wheels Day; The Great Chocolate Cake Bake-off.


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General Fields

  • : 9781869438135
  • : Scholastic New Zealand Limited
  • : Scholastic New Zealand
  • : February 2008
  • : 200mm X mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Philippa Werry
  • : Paperback
  • : 1st Edition
  • : 823.2
  • : Very Good
  • : 288
  • : Historical fiction