Night Race to Kawau by Tessa Duder

The 40th Anniversary of this award-winning classic adventure story from the author of the Alex quartet.

For 40 years, this adrenaline-packed winner of the Storylines Gaelyn Gordon Award for a Much-Loved Book has been gripping Kiwi kids.

‘He’s not there, Mum. He’s fallen overboard.’

What started as an exciting challenge turns into a nightmare when a gale unexpectedly develops during the night race to Kawau Island. Sam and her mother suddenly find themselves in charge of their yacht with a dangerous task ahead of them. It is the early 1980s, and technology on the yacht is limited: they are on their own.

Will Sam be able to save her family?

Reading Age:  13 to 17 years

RRP: Paperback NZ$19.99

Published in NZ by Penguin Random House New Zealand

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