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www.times.co.nz Times Newspapers Christmas Supplement — 19 128319 WINZ Quotes Welcome Our Motto is: 33 Wellington St, Howick. Ph 534 4975. Howick Tyres & Alignments Est 1975 Howick Tyres & Alignments Est 1975 Our Motto is: Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Our Motto is: Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments MAG Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments Howick Tyres & Alignments From Greek Gods and Mogadorians to waves of epic destruction, the fantastic worlds of three inspired authors come to life on the pages of this trio of bestselling titles. The perfect Christmas gift to fuel teenage imaginations, this book pack from Penguin Group NZ features: Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods, by Rick Riordan In this whirlwind tour of Greek mythology, acclaimed author Percy Jackson provides his personal take on the gods and goddesses of Ancient Greece – and reveals how they came to rule the world. Loaded with horror shows, bloodbaths, lying, stealing, backstabbing and cannibalism, this book is not for the faint of heart. However, tweens and teens with a thirst for adventure will find it well quenched by the stories which unfold on this book’s pages. The Infinite Sea, by Rick Yancey How do you rid the Earth of seven billion humans? Rid the humans of their humanity! With the human race nearly exterminated, Cassie Sullivan and her companions must decide whether to brace for winter or seek out other survivors in this captivating page- turner. The Revenge of Seven, by Pittacus Lore The fight for Earth’s survival is on! While heroes of the Garde may not have time to mourn a fallen ally, they’ll make sure to avenge him as the dreaded Mogadorians attempt to thwart them at every turn. Help is at hand from the most unlikely of sources as Adam, a Mogadorian, has turned his back on his own people. He might just be their crucial lifeline, but is the Garde repeating past mistakes with misplaced trust? WIN! Fantastic fantasy books for young people The Penguins of Madagascar, Santa’s grotto and carolling elves are only some of what will make this year’s Christmas at the Zoo an extra special event. The fun time at the Auckland Zoo is on Saturday, December 6, from 5-8pm, and members of the public attending could win one of many prizes up for grabs. Zoo organisers say people can enjoy the festivities, check out the summer fun, waddle to the Penguins of Madagascar interactive activity centre, or have a photo taken with Skipper, Rico, Kowalski and Private. There will also be the hugely popular Singing Santa show and the guest of honour, Santa Claus, will once again arrive in style for his starring role. Along with the Christmas concert, there are also special scheduled animal encounters and surprise up-close encounters with the animals. Christmas at the Zoo ■ takes place on Saturday, December 6, from 5-8pm. Santa’s Grotto is at WildZone from 5pm-7pm. Tickets for Christmas at the Zoo are available from Eventfinda (booking fees apply) on phone 360-3805, or at the Zoo’s Information Centre, Motions Road, Western Springs. Early bird ticket purchases go in the draw to win tickets to a special preview viewing of The Penguins of Madagascar. Party at the zoo Santa Claus’ arrival at the Auckland Zoo is a popular annual tradition and show. Photo supplied To be in to win all three of these books, simply complete the form on the Competitions section at www.times.co.nz. One entry per person/email address; and entries close on December 12, 2014. The winner will be notified by phone or email. Good luck!
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