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Indie Picks 2016

Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa

'My only purpose in this book was for me, as a music lover, to have a discussion of music with the musician Seiji Ozawa that was as open and honest as possible. I simply wanted to bring out the ways t..

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Adam Spencer's Time Machine

Following the runaway success of his Big Book of Numbers and World of Numbers (2015), Adam Spencer is back with a fascinating - and fun! - romp through history. Starting with the big bang and ending i..

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Big Smoke: New Zealand Cities, 1840-1920

The pursuit of city life is one of the most important untold stories of New Zealand. The Big Smoke is the first comprehensive history to tell this story, presenting a dynamic and highly illustrated ac..

$NZ 59.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 59.99

City House, Country House

The much anticipated follow-up to the bestselling Big House, Small House. City House, Country House explores 40 of New Zealand's most outstanding residential projects in locations ranging from intens..

$NZ 84.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 84.99

Epic Bike Rides of the World 1

Discover 200 of the best places to ride a bicycle in this beautifully illustrated hardback. From easy-going, family-friendly rides and urban sightseeing routes to epic adventures off the beaten track,..

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Fragments: On Writing and Reading

Elena Ferrante is one of the greatest novelists of our time. Read her novels and don't worry about who she is: you will be entranced by her writing. Fragments is a riveting compilation, over the cours..

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Get a Life: The Diaries of Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood began Get A Life, her online diary, in 2010 with an impassioned post about Native American activist Leonard Peltier. Since then, she has written two or three entries each month, disc..

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History of New Zealand Women


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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

During the twentieth century, humankind has managed to do the impossible: we have brought famine, plague and war under control. Today, more people die from obesity than from starvation; more people di..

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How to Pack for Any Trip

With Lonely Planet's stylishly illustrated How to Pack for Any Trip, learn to up your packing game. Take the pain out of packing by using our cut-out-and-keep lists. Teach the kids to pack and learn h..

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Jamie Durie Living Design

"For the last twenty years Jamie Durie has been urging us all to take the indoors out. Here, in his first ever book on interior design, he shows us how to bring the outside in, to create a home totall..

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Keeping On Keeping On

'I seem to have banged on this year rather more than usual. I make no apology for that, nor am I nervous that it will it make a jot of difference. I shall still be thought to be kindly, cosy and essen..

$NZ 54.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 54.99

Lonely Planet's Best in Travel: 2017

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Where is the best place to visit right now, at this very moment in travel history? This is the most hotly contested topic at Lonely Planet and..

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Lydia Ko: Portrait of a Teen Golfing Sensation

"The secrets behind the golf world's most successful young star. Lydia Ko's ascendency to the top of the women's golf world has been stunning. The youngest player of either sex to win a golf major - ..

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Marlborough Man: A Quintessentially Kiwi Story of an Accidental Wine-Industry Trailblazer

The true story of the rise of Marlborough and NZ Sauvignon Blanc, told by one of its pioneers, winemaker Allan Scott, as both personal and professional memoir, fully illustrated. The remarkable story..

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Mauri Ora

Pearls of wisdom contained in proverbs - whakatauk I - have been gifted from generation to generation as an intrinsic part of the Maori world. As powerful metaphors, they combine analogy and cultural ..

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Millie Marotta's Curious Creatures

The new book by author of the Sunday Times bestseller, Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom. In her most personal book yet, Millie brings you her selection of the most remarkable animals on earth to colour..

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Never Put All Your Eggs in One Bastard: A Memoir

Funny, passionate, outrageous and honest, this is a memoir about travel, house renovations, food, music, men and change. 'I've escaped more houses than I've said Hail Marys.' Peta Mathias has been ma..

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New Scientist: The Origin of (Almost) Everything: From the Big Bang to Belly-Button Fluff

Introduction by Professor Stephen Hawking. From what actually happened in the Big Bang to the accidental discovery of post-it notes, science is packed with surprising discoveries. Did you know, for i..

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Nujeen: One Girl's Incredible Journey from War-Torn Syria in a Wheelchair

An inspiring tale of modern migration, overcoming adversity and escaping the hell of war, from a girl struggling to walk for the very first time in her life. Nujeen Mustafa has cerebral palsy. This di..

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Riviera Set

The Riviera Set is the story of the group of people who lived, partied, bed-hopped and politicked at the Chateau de l'Horizon near Cannes, over the course of forty years from the time when Coco Chanel..

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Romanovs: 1613-1918

The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world's greatest empire? And how did ..

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Science: A History in 100 Experiments

A history of science distilled into 100 notable experiments - epic moments that have fuelled our understanding of Earth and the Universe beyond. The history of science is a fascinating and long one, c..

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Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Take a journey through every country in the world. 850 images. 230 countries. One complete picture. With details of every United Nations-appro..

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Vintage & Iconic Aircraft


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Voyages of Captain James Cook: The Illustrated Accounts of Three Epic Pacific Voyages

The first-ever illustrated account of Captain James Cook's epic eighteenth-century voyages, complete with excerpts from his vivid journals. This is history's greatest adventure story. In 1766, the Roy..

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White Mountain

Home to mythical kingdoms, wars and expeditions, and strange and magical beasts, the Himalayas have always loomed tall in our imagination. Overrun at different times by Buddhism, Taoism, shamanism, Is..

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Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind

As well as being a prize-winning, bestselling novelist, Siri Hustvedt is widely regarded as a leading thinker in the fields of neurology, feminism, art criticism and philosophy. She believes passionat..

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Working Class Boy

The time I have spent writing this book has caused me a lot of pain. Sometimes because of what I have remembered about my childhood and sometimes because of what I couldn't remember. It is funny how y..

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