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James Cook's New World

In the second instalment of Grame Lay's fictionalised account of Captain James Cook's life, JAMES COOK'S NEW WORLD imagines the astonishing second great voyage of discovery the great navigator made, i..

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Janet Frame Stories and Poems: The Lagoon and Other Stories & the Pocket Mirror

Janet Frame is regarded as one of New Zealand's foremost writers. She wrote prize-winning novels and a three-volume autobiography, numerous short stories and outstanding poetry. An ideal entr e to her..

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Jason's Dunny

Life is full of surprises. Big Floyd Johnston didn't expect to find anything more interesting than a pig or two when he set off with his loyal dog on the morning of his seventieth birthday. And, even ..

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Jerusalem Sonnets, Love, Wellington Zoo

In his fourth collection David Beach tackles a subject inescapable for any New Zealander writing sonnets; a subject inescapable for any writer of sonnets at all; and a subject which is just inescapabl..

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Journey to the Far South and Other Poems

The title poem, "Journey to the far south", subtitled a traveller's notes, is an impressionistic account of a trip by bus, ferry & train from Tauranga to Dunedin: The train is a harmonica/ a jet of ba..

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Joy is in the light

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Just a Dollop of Sunshine Makes the Day

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Just for Jesus

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Just for Tomorrow

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Just This: Poems

The poet's ongoing love affair with his Central Otago home lies at the heart of this rich and compelling new collection that explores the politics of relationships and relationships themselves. Throug..

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Kaitiakitanga Pasifika

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Katherine Mansfield's Short Stories

The complete classic stories by New Zealand's most famous writer. Unlike many selected editions, this is a complete collection of all 75 of Katherine Mansfield's finished stories taken from her five b..

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Katherine Mansfield: Selected Stories

Here in one volume are twenty-three of the finest stories by Katherine Mansfield. Considered one of the finest short-story writers of the twentieth century, Mansfield was from a young age heavily infl..

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Katydid

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Keeper of Secrets : Novel

Berlin, 1939. 14-year-old Simon Horowitz is awash in a world of music. His family owns a superb collection of instruments and at its heart is his father's 1742 Guarneri de Gesu violin. But all is lost..

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Kendall Conversations

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King Rich

The haunting story of two people linked by disaster and a desire for the truth, set amid the physical and emotional devastation of a post-earthquake Christchurch. A love story. Of sorts. At dusk he li..

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Kitty

When 18-year-old Kitty Carlisle's father dies in 1838, her suddenly impoverished mother hopes her beautiful daughter might at least find a good husband. But then Kitty is compromised by an unscrupulou..

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Know Your Heart

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Lamplighter

In the tiny South Island beach settlement of Porbeagle, Candle is apprentice to his grandfather, Ignis. But as the community prepares to celebrate the Lamplighter's retirement, old stories take on dar..

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Lan xie lian = Blue blood green love

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Landfall 223: Fantastic!

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Landfall 228 : Aotearoa New Zealand Arts and Letters

Landfall 228 is an event, an occasion: an arts and literary festival between covers. Offering darting word-play, erudite exploration of culture and literature, and lots of imaginative and critical wri..

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Landfall 229: Aotearoa New Zealand Arts and Letters

Still at the very centre of local culture, New Zealand's liveliest and most important literary magazine returns in 2015 with LANDFALL 229, showcasing the best of our contemporary writing across a brea..

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Landfall 230: Aotearoa New Zealand Arts and Letters

Landfall is a place, a mythic place, a piece of valuable cultural estate, consistently representing over time the robust heritage of Aotearoa New Zealand arts and letters. Landfall 230 maintains the m..

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Landfall 231: Aotearoa New Zealand Arts & Letters

Featured Artists Peter Peryer, Saskia Leek, Ngataiharuru Taepa Writers Nick Ascroft, Shelley Arlidge, Mark Young, C.K. Stead, Jodie Dalgleish, Jessie Puru, Liz Breslin, Claire Orchard, Rachael Taylor,..

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Landfall 232: Spring 2016

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Landings

The Whanganui River at the turn of the twentieth century is a busy thoroughfare, taking sightseers through the spectacular landscape by paddle steamer and acting as highway for the sparse scatterings ..

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Landscape with Solitary Figure

A novel about the transporting power of the imagination, about overcoming violence, and about the beauty and resilience of a solitary life. Ellis has come to appreciate her solitary life, in her bunga..

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Larnachs

'Dougie's story and mine is not told in the history of William Larnach. It is our private journey, and only we understand how it came about; only we know the fitness and the wonder of it.' William Ja..

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Lassies of Yesteryear

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Last Days of the National Costume

You'd think that mending clothes would be an uneventful, uncomplicated occupation. No drama, no unnecessary explanations, no personal involvement. But people love to talk, and as they make their excus..

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Last Time We Spoke

One mild summer evening in rural New Zealand the lives of Carla Reid, a middle-aged farmer's wife, and Ben Toroa, an illiterate teen, brutally collide. Neither will be the same again, their futures fo..

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Leaf Ride

There is a remarkable range of poems in The Leaf-Ride as it travels along in its 'down-welling, up-welling drift': poems that range from the power of a single word to the horror of violence to the joy..

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Legend of Beau Baxter

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Legend of Winstone Blackhat

In Winstone's imagination, the Kid and his partner ride through the Wild West on the trail of their quarry. In Winstone's actual life, he's had to abandon his 'partner' and is hiding out in the tough ..

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Let Me Sing You Gentle Songs

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Let the River Stand (Penguin Award Winning Classics)

Let the River Stand won the Montana Book Awards in 1994. In the deceptively quiet Waikato of the 1930s and 1940s, a number of lives connect in a complex web of family ties, desire and violence. The ev..

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Life & Loves of Lena Gaunt

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Life and the Dark, The

In this second collection Richard Reeve shows a strengthening, maturing talent and fully justifies his growing reputation. His fiercely independent voice, often dark, macabre, sardonic, angry, is powe..

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Lifeguard: New Poems 2008-2013

'You have to start somewhere / in these morose times' begins the title sequence of this collection, in which the dual, duelling lifeguards of east and west, sunrise and sunset, glib Narcissus and one-..

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Lifted

Asking what the word 'spirit' means for those who do not believe in an afterlife, these rich, courageous poems are above all enigmatic. The central poem, 'Kevin', suggests that in the absence of God, ..

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Lifting

Amy is a store detective at Cutty's, the oldest and grandest department store in the country. She's good at her job. She can read people and catch them. But Cutty's is closing down. Amy has a young ba..

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Light Fills the Shadows

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Limestone - a Novel

Clare Lacey is on a quest. In Ireland to attend an Art History conference, she sets out to find her father who walked out one day to buy a pack of cigarettes when she was a child, and disappeared. She..

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Limits, The

The poems in this extraordinary collection by Alice Miller call you to force yourself beyond your own boundaries. They are curious, restless, bold; they marry lyrical music and intricate metaphor as t..

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Line of Sight

A Line of Sight is a compelling whodunnit woven through a story of community, family and an extraordinary eight-year-old boy. When Nick and Graham set out rabbit shooting one August day neither of the..

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Lines of Love : Selected Poems

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Lives We Leave Behind

In July 1915 the hospital ship Maheno leaves Wellington with seventy New Zealand nurses on board. Addie Harrington and Meg Dutton are assigned to the same cabin. Quiet and cautious, Addie is taken aba..

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Living As a Moon

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Lonely Nude

'your self: created, drawn, many times over' From its arresting central image of standing naked before a life-drawing class, The Lonely Nude reveals a speaker who, even as she travels into the world, ..

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