Randall Munroe describes "xkcd" as a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language. While it's practically required reading in the geek community, "xkcd" fans are as varied as the comic's subject m..
Rising rents, the desire for a simpler life, the aim for sustainability, or the wish to posses a relocatable home: These are just a few reasons why the market for tiny houses has become increasingly p..
Sue Grafton is back with the twenty-fifth book in her Alphabet series, as Kinsey Millhone, discovers what Y is for ...The darkest and most disturbing case report from the files of Kinsey Millhone, Y b..
A gripping debut from Alex Grecian, "The Yard" evokes London in the wake of Jack the Ripper. Victorian London is in the grip of a wave of crime and murder, with its citizens no longer able to trust th..
Different from other spinning books, Yarnitecture is specially written for knitters who want to spin their own custom designed yarn to fit their project, beginning with a beautifully prepared fleece b..
Frank, fearless, funny, articulate and inspiring, Yassmin Abdel-Magied is a dynamo, a young Muslim dynamo offering a bracing breath of fresh air - and hope. At 21, Yassmin found herself working on a r..
New Zealand's go-to garden guide for pest and disease solutions This bestselling book has been updated to include the latest available practical remediesfor your garden, including natural and organic..
This bestselling book has been fully updated to include the latest available practical remedies and solutions for your garden. Covering a wide variety of common disorders affecting flowers, fruit, veg..
Gardening is one of the mega-trends occurring globally with most people making their first foray into gardening with a vegetable and herb garden. This is a new book in the phenomenally popular Yates s..
Can be used in classroom programmes or for home study and is the based on Level 5 of the new Curriculum. It features bite-sized sections of theory, and is fully illustrated with lots of examples. Stu..
For use in classroom programmes or for home study. Will cover all the skills needed to for Year 10 of the new Mathematics Curriculum. Features bite-sized sections of theory, numerous worked examples a..
For use in classroom programmes or home study. Covers all the skills needed for mainly Level 5 Mathematics and Statistics from The New Zealand Curriculum. Features brief, clearly explained theory, num..
Covers the new Level 5 Science Curriculum and related five Key Competencies (thinking; using language, symbols, and texts; managing self; relating to others; participating and contributing). Features ..
The Year 11 Mathematics EAS Workbook is designed for use by Year 11 students studying the external achievement standards and Common Assessment Task for NCEA Level 1 Mathematics, i.e. 1.2, 1.3, 1.6 and..
Covers all nine NCEA Level 1 Biology and Science (Living World) Achievement Standards (1.1 to 1.5 and 1.9 to 1.12) being implemented in 2011. Features concise theory, with brief, clear descriptions, d..
The Year 13 EAS Statistics Workbook is designed for use by Year 13 students studying the external achievement standards for NCEA Level 3 Mathematics, i.e. 3.12, 3.13 and 3.14. The Year 13 EAS Statisti..
The crowning literary achievement of Cuban sci-fi's patron saint, and a vituperative examination of the Castro regime that combines cryogenic freezing, artificial intelligence, and surveillance with e..
This workbook covers Level Two of The New Zealand Curriculum, English. It will suit 8 year-old and 9-year old students. It covers the learning strands 'Listening, Reading and Viewing' and 'Speaking, ..
Can be used in classroom programmes or for home study and is the based on the new Curriculum. It features bite-sized sections of theory, and is fully illustrated with lots of examples. Students write ..
The new title covers Speaking and Listening, Writing and Reading and Presenting and Viewing from The New Zealand Curriculum at Levels 4 and 5. It features language skills, grammar points and word list..
For use in classroom programmes or home study. Covers all the skills needed for mainly Level 4 (and some Level 5) Mathematics and Statistics from The New Zealand Curriculum. Features brief, clearly ex..
For use in classroom programmes or home study and covers the new curiculum. Covers all the skills needed and features bite-sized sections of theory, numerous worked examples and relevant sets of exerc..
Covers the new Level 4 Science Curriculum and related five Key Competencies (thinking; using language, symbols, and texts; managing self; relating to others; participating and contributing), as well a..
Covers mainly Level 4 Science from The New Zealand Curriculum across the five strands and covering the Nature of Science requirements. Written by practising teachers and featuring up-to-date informati..
Celebrating the extraordinary popularity of the Year in Art series, this book presents masterpieces of art from the ancient world to the modern day in a beautifully designed gift book. Featuring an at..
Founded by Henri Cartier-Bresson, Magnum Photos is the iconic international photographic cooperative whose members have captured the major historical events of their times, as well as private and inti..
From bestselling author Amanda Owen come more tales of life at Ravenseat, the remote Yorkshire hill farm she shares with husband Clive, eight children and 1,000 sheep. In A Year in the Life of the Yo..
Cycling's vast history is a fascinating mix of gripping sporting moments, inspired pursuits and a whole host of heroes, hellions and legend-makers. A Year in the Saddle travels through the calendar ye..
Give each month more beauty by stitching embroidery motifs with unique seasonal designs. Follow the course of a year-from snow flowers and skiing bears in January to lily of the valley in May, a colle..
When she was suddenly given the opportunity of a new life in rural Jutland, journalist and archetypal Londoner Helen Russell discovered a startling statistic: the happiest place on earth isn't Disneyl..
From one of America's iconic writers, a portrait of a marriage and a life - in good times and bad - that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child. A stunning book of electric..
*A Richard & Judy Bookclub Pick Spring 2016* A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS is the unforgettable and completely captivating new novel from Sarah Winman, author of the international bestseller WHEN GOD WAS..
A working father whose life no longer feels like his own discovers the transforming powers of great (and downright terrible) literature in this laugh-out-loud memoir. Andy Miller had a job he quite li..
The sun brightens in the east, reddening the blue-grey haze that marks the distant ocean. The vultures roosting on the hydro poles fan out their wings to dry them. the air smells faintly of burning. T..
The Year of the Geek is a fascinating look into geek culture. Each day will tell a different story from the sci-fi universe, from famous franchises and figures such as Star Wars, The Matrix, Peter Jac..
'Dystopian tale-telling at its absolute best. A worthy successor to The Chrysalids and Riddley Walker.' David Hunt (Girt, True Girt) 'There were a heat. Air hotter'n blud. She felt it bakin her skin ..
'A brilliant and beautiful novel' Kamila Shamsie, Guardian The Year of the Runaways tells of the bold dreams and daily struggles of an unlikely family thrown together by circumstance. Thirteen young ..
Shortlisted for the 2015 Man Booker Prize 'All you can do is surrender, happily, to its power' Salman Rushdie The Year of the Runaways tells of the bold dreams and daily struggles of an unlikely famil..
Year Of the Wasp finds its origins in shattering personal experience and then rises from this personal focus to confront the realities of politics, culture, and language in contemporary Australia. Thi..
As featured in the Telegraph and on Radio 4's Today programme. 'Year of Wonder is an absolute treat - the most enlightening way to be guided through the year.' Eddie RedmayneClassical music for everyo..