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All Sorts of Lives: Katherine Mansfield and the art of risking everything

Accessible, lively new biography of an under-served female writer, from a bestselling, acclaimed literary biographer ** The Sunday Times Best Literary Book of 2023** ** A Waterstones Best Book ..

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Alpine Panorama: A view to a climb

For lovers of the great outdoors and those captivated by the silent allure of Canterbury's alpine horizon, Andy Buchanan's Alpine Panorama: A view to a climb is a celebration of nature's majesty and a..

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Always Going Home

Always Going Home is the compelling personal story of Frances Edmonds relationship with her beloved, complicated, difficult mother, the award-winning poet Lauris Edmond (19242000). This book takes a ..

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An Exquisite Legacy: The work and art of New Zealand naturalist G.V. Hudson

The biography of one of New Zealand's greatest naturalist-artists, G. V.Hudson. George Hudson, 1867-1946, was one of New Zealand's pioneer naturalists, who devoted his life to collecting and describi..

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An Indigenous Ocean: Pacific Essays *Ockham 2024 Longlist*

In this captivating collection of essays, acclaimed Pacific scholar Damon Salesa takes us on a journey through the rich cultural and historical tapestry of the Pacific. From the far-reaching indigenou..

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Angel of the Anzacs: The Life of Nola Luxford

Nola Luxford left New Zealand in 1919 for Hollywood. She was 23 years old and determined to distinguish herself after a family scandal in New Zealand. In Hollywood she appeared in films with Harold Ll..

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Ans Westra: A Life in Photography

The photographer Ans Westra, who died in 2023, took hundreds of thousands of images over her long career. Together, those images constitute what is arguably a photo album of Aotearoa. Her dedica..

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ANZAC Experience: New Zealand, Australia and Empire in the First World War: 2016

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Anzac Nations:  legacy of Gallipoli in New Zealand and Australia,1965-2015

"In Anzac Nations: The legacy of Gallipoli in New Zealand and Australia, 19652015, author Rowan Light examines the myth-making around Anzac and how commemoration has evolved. Anzac Nations examines th..

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Aotearoa Handbook of Criminology

With chapters by leading scholars of criminology from across the country, The Aotearoa Handbook of Criminology represents a state-of-the-art account of crime and criminal justice in Aotearoa New Zeala..

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Architect and the Artists: Hackshaw, McCahon, Dibble, The

A beautiful and important book about the remarkable collaboration between the modernist architect James Hackshaw (a member, for a time, of the famous Group Architects), the painter Colin McCahon..

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Archive Fever - New Zealand Underground Sound in Fanzine Interviews 1991 - 1999

Bomb! A book collecting interviews, artwork and texts of New Zealand underground sound artists from fanzines in the years 1991-1999. Collected by Noel Meek. Texts by Noel Meek, Bruce Russell, Seymour..

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Aroha: Maori wisdom for a contented life lived in harmony with our planet

Ki te kotahi te kakaho ka whati, ki te kapuia, e kore e whati When we stand alone we are vulnerable but together we are unbreakable See the world differently, through some of the wisest of hum..

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Art New Zealand #187 - Spring 2023

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Artists in Antarctica

What transformation happens when writers, musicians and artists stand in the vast, cold spaces of Antarctica? This book brings together paintings, photographs, texts and musical scores by Aotearoa New..

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Auckland: The Twentieth-Century Story

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Bateman Illustrated History of New Zealand: Expanded Third Edition

In this third, revised and expanded edition of Illustrated History, noted historian Matthew Wright brings New Zealand's turbulent and exciting past to life, tracing our journey from the arrival of Pol..

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Becoming Pakeha

A journey between two cultures After more than 200 years of co-existence under the umbrella of a unique treaty, you might think things would be better than ever. In this perceptive and pierci..

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Ben Smith: More Than A Game

More Than A Game tells Ben Smith's story of playing for a club, a rugby union and a super franchise that has always had to box above its weight to achieve success. Despite that challenge, Ben rose to ..

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Beyond Hope: From an Auckland prison to changing lives in Afghanistan

A powerful story of how one man didn't let other people define him 'Bariz gifts us his truth-telling, delivered with unwavering optimism.' Matt Brown, author of She Is Not Your Rehab 'Ex..

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Bikepacking Aotearoa: Twenty-Two Cycling Adventures Along Paths Less Pedalled

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Billy Wallace: A True Rugby Legend

In the history of New Zealand sports, few players have achieved the legendary status of Billy Wallace - one of the first, and most gifted, rugby players to ever be associated with the game...

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Birds New Zealand : Beauty Like No Other

This book is uniquely different from anything else on the market and has been fully updated and expanded for 2018. It is no ordinary book, comprising 320 pages of absolute beauty. An extremely appeali..

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Birds of New Zealand : Photographic Guide

Illustrated with stunning new photographs by Brent Stephenson and drawing on the latest information from birders and biologists, Birds of New Zealand is the definitive introduction to the identificati..

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Bits of String too Short to Use: A memoir of collecting, writing and the highs and lows of life

The author looks at her life as a series of 'bits', memorable episodes which, when joined together form a pattern both fascinating and thought-provoking. From early life in an unusual rural community,..

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Black Gold: The story of how the All Blacks became rugby's most valuable asset

Power, Money and the Team that Reshaped Rugby How did one of the smallest nations in the world produce the jewel in world rugby's crown? In the professional age, the All Blacks have evolved t..

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Blindingly Obvious: The beautiful  vision of Minnie B. Leader and blind social pioneer.

This is the moving story of a woman who, throughout her life, has refused to be defined by what others think she can or cannot do. Minnie Baragwanath was diagnosed, at the age of 15, with a conge..

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Blood and Bone: Revelations of an Orthopaedic Surgeon

Russell Tregonning finished his fifty-year career in medicine as one of New Zealand's leading orthopaedic surgeons and as a Senior Clinical Lecturer at the Otago School of Medicine. This memoir ..

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Blood and Dirt: Prison Labour and the Making of New Zealand *Ockham 2024 Longlist*

'Picture, for a minute, every artwork of colonial New Zealand you can think of. Now add a chain gang. Hard labour men guarded by other men with guns. Men moving heavy metal. Men picking at the earth. ..

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Blue Duck Station: The land, the rivers and the people

Journey into the heart of wild New Zealand with Blue Duck Station, a captivating portrait of one of the country's most environmentally significant stations. Nestled alongside the idyllic Whanganui Nat..

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Bluff in Wartime: By One Who Was There

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Bob Crowder: A New Zealand organics pioneer

Bob Crowder: A New Zealand organics pioneer, by leading garden historian Matt Morris, tells the story of Bob Crowder's life and his role in the birth of the organics movement in Aotearoa New Zealand.G..

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Body-Confident: A modern and practical guide to raising happy eaters

How do we encourage our kids towards healthy habits without promoting body obsession? For too long, parents have been given an impossible task: keep your kid from getting too fat, while makin..

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Bookshop Dogs

Dogs of all shapes and sizes visit Ruth Shaw's three wee bookshops in Manap?uri in the far south of Aotearoa New Zealand. Local dogs, holiday house dogs, travelling dogs: many have great stories, be t..

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Born To Live

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Boundaries: People and Places of Central Otago

Brian Turner's name is synonymous with Central Otago – albeit a different Central – one well removed from the tourist centres and vineyards. His Central is at the boundaries; watching the local rugby ..

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Boy from Gorge River, The: from New Zealand's Remotest Family to the World Beyond

From the son of the bestselling authors of A Life on Gorge River and A Wife on Gorge River On the West Coast of the South Island, past deep fiords, glassy lakes, forested valleys and snow-c..

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Budget Like a Legend: Hot tips to grow your wealth, from a guy who's been there

Don't want money to rule your every waking thought? Look no further. What I've learned from all this, I want to share with you: this whole budgeting, sorting out your money thing - it's not i..

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Build for Eternity: A History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Zealand

Build for Eternity is a comprehensive account of the history of Mormonism in New Zealand from 1854, when its first missionaries arrived, to the present day. The book draws on the perspectives and expe..

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Buller's Native Birds of New Zealand A1 Poster

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Bushline: A Memoir

Robbie Burton is a tramper, mountain-lover and book publisher, who has had a life-long infatuation with the wild places of New Zealand. In this memoir he recalls a childhood in which the natural world..

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Butterflies of the South Pacific

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Bwana, There's a Body in the Bath!

Bwana, There's a Body in the Bath! By Peter Whitehead with Tony Park Born in Shanghai and shipped to England as a child, Peter Whitehead then made his way to Australia, sol..

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BWB Text : Introducing He Whakaputanga: He Tohu

The content of this short book is derived directly from the larger illustrated publication, foregoing all illustrations to suit the BWB Texts format. He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga o Nu Tir..

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BWB Text : Introducing Te Tiriti O Waitangi

The content of this short book is derived directly from the larger illustrated publication, foregoing all illustrations to suit the BWB Texts format. In 1840, over 500 Maori leaders put their nam..

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BWB Text : Introducing The Womens Suffrage Petition 1893: He Tohu

The content of this short book is derived directly from the larger illustrated publication, foregoing all illustrations to suit the BWB Texts format. In 1893 New Zealand became the first country ..

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BWB Text: Abolishing The Military - Arguments and Alternatives

In an era of escalating global conflicts, this book challenges the conventional belief that nation-states need military forces to ensure their security and contribute to international peace. As academ..

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BWB Text: Best of e-Tangata, Volume 2

'Weary lies the heart that carries the hopes and dreams of their communities, villages, and families.' - Patrick Thomsen A thought-provoking set of leading Maori, Pasifika, and Tangata Tiriti wr..

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BWB Text: First Migration

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BWB Text: From Paper to Platform: How Tech Giants are Redefining News and Democracy

While global regulators grapple with tech behemoths such as Google and Facebook through evolving laws and regulations, the New Zealand government has held a laissez-faire stance. In From Paper to Plat..

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BWB Text: He Pou Hiringa: Grounding Science and Technology in Te Ao Maori

This book brings together writing on the big questions about the role of Maori, tikanga and matauranga in shaping science and technological innovation. Written by Maori from diverse disciplines, it ex..

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