Ted Dawe


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Ted Dawe, who has had a long career as a teacher, stunned readers with his impressive first novel, Thunder Road – winner of the Best First Book Award and Senior Fiction category of the coveted New Zealand Post Children's and Young Adults Book Awards. His subsequent YA novel K Road was published to warm reviews.

Into the River won the supreme Margaret Mahy Book of the Year award at the 2013 NZ Post Children's Book Awards.

Ted lives in Auckland, New Zealand, where he teaches English to foreign students.

Average rating: 3.55 · 698 ratings · 174 reviews · 8 distinct worksSimilar authors
Into the River

3.45 avg rating — 399 ratings — published 2012 — 10 editions
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Thunder Road

3.89 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 2003 — 4 editions
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And did those feet...

3.17 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Into the World

3.19 avg rating — 16 ratings
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K. Road

3.60 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Into the World (Devon Santo...

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The Book That Made Me

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3.68 avg rating — 214 ratings — published 2016 — 6 editions
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