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My story: journey to tangiwai, the diary of peter cotterill, napier 1953. A present from the past, written by jennifer beck, was nominated as a finalist in the picture book category at the new zealand post book awards for children and young adults, and won an honour award in this category. From to, the awards were know as the new zealand post book awards. Currently nz post book awards called the new zealand post children' s book of the year award, this award was originally known as the new zealand children' s book of the year award, presented from 1982 to 1988. Talespinner new zealand, september. Winner of the general non- fiction award: prize $ 10, 000. Acclaim for debut. The nz post book awards new zealand book awards for children and young adults are administered by the new zealand book awards nz post book awards trust.
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