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1 The Midnight Gang
David Walliams & Tony Ross HarperCollins $24.99
9780008188573
2 The Sellout
Paul Beatty
Oneworld Publications $27.99
9781786070173
3 A Is for Aotearoa
Diane Newcombe & Melissa Anderson Scott
Puffin Penguin $25.00
9780143507307
4 The Wish Child
Catherine Chidgey
Victoria University Press $30.00
9781776560622
5 Gecko Annual
Eds Kate De Goldi, Susan Paris
Gecko Press $39.99
9781776570775
6 The Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800-2000 Vincent O'Malley
Bridget Williams Books $79.99
9781927277577
7 Night School
Lee Child
Random House $38.00
9780593073919
8 Double Down
Jeff Kinney
Penguin  $17.99
9780143309338
9 The Riviera Set
Mary S. Lovell
Little, Brown Hachette $39.99
9781408705223
10 Swing Time
Zadie Smith
Hamish Hamilton $37.00
9780241247310
11 Commonwealth
Ann Patchett
Bloomsbury  $32.99
9781408880395
12 Five on Brexit Island
Bruno Vincent
Hachette $19.99
9781786483843
13 Five Go on a Strategy Away Day
Bruno Vincent
Quercus Hachette $19.99
9781786482242

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
J. K. Rowling
Little, Brown Hachette $39.99
9781408708989
15 Perpetual Disappointments Diary
Nick Asbury
Boxtree Pan Macmillan $19.99
9780752266220
16 The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 Years Old
Hendrik Groen & Hester Velmans
Penguin  $37.00
9780718182953
17 Five Go Gluten-Free
Bruno Vincent
Hachette $19.99
9781786482228
18 Five Give Up the Booze
Bruno Vincent  
Hachette $19.99
9781786482266
19 Fucking Apostrophes
Simon Griffin
Icon Books $18.99
9781785781414
20 Mauri Ora
Peter Alsop & Te Raumawhitu Kupenga
Potton & Burton $39.99
9780947503147