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Authors: Des Hunt

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BOOK: Whale Pot Bay
Praise for
The Moa Cave

A haunting and intriguing story.—
Animals’ Voice

…a real page-turner avoiding obvious plotlines and neatly capturing modern-day “tween” sensibilities.


Praise for
A Friend in Paradise

A thrilling mix.—
Otago Daily Times

This is an exciting read that is so very New Zealand you can just about smell the bush.—
New Books

Praise for
Frog Whistle Mine

Des Hunt has once again woven his magic in this delightful novel…which transcends the generation gap.

—Wanganui Chronicle

Praise for
Where Cuckoos Call

…fast-moving, often witty, novel.—

This home-grown ecological thriller is proof-positive there is more out there to entertain younger readers than just that prep-school wizard Harry.

—Wairarapa Times-Age

Praise for
Shadows in the Ice

The author cleverly creates an element of danger and high adventure [so] the reader is engaged as soon as the first chapter is completed.—
Hawkes Bay Today

…the dramatic New Zealand landscape [is] a powerful force in its own right.—
Sunday Star Times

…a rip-roaring finale that would make a fantastic film.

—The Dominion Post

Praise for
The Tooth

…the perfect book for when it’s too wet to go outside and dig up a pterodactyl.—

…good yarns with strong science themes featuring believable boys.—
The Dominion Post



First published in 2009

This edition published in 2010
by HarperCollins
(New Zealand) Limited

P.O. Box 1, Auckland

Copyright © Des Hunt 2009

Des Hunt asserts the moral right to be identified as the author of this work.

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the publishers.


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National Library of New Zealand Cataloguing-in-Publication Data

Hunt, Des, 1941-

Whale Pot Bay / Des Hunt

ISBN 978 0 7304 0003 5(pbk.)

ISBN 978 1 8695 0730 5 (epub)

I. Title.

NZ823.3—dc 22

About the Publisher

HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty. Ltd.
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Pymble, NSW 2073, Australia

HarperCollins Canada
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Toronto, ON, M4W 1A8, Canada

New Zealand
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P.O. Box 1
Auckland, New Zealand

United Kingdom
HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.
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London, W6 8JB, UK

United States
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10 East 53rd Street
New York, NY 10022

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