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Parenting in the Anthropocene

Humans are changing the world in extremely complex ways, creating a new geological age called the Anthropocene. How do we - as parents, caregivers and as a society - raise our children and dependents ..

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Penguins Under the Porch: A Yorkshireman's Ode to Oamaru

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Pests and Pestilence: The Management of Invasive Species, Pests and Disease in New Zealand

'Pestilence' is a word that conjures up destruction at a large scale. It can be a plague of ravenous rabbits, millions of wilding pines that swallow up landscapes, a virus that brings the world to its..

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Pike River: The crime and cover up

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Politics in a Pandemic: Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 2020 Election

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Politics of Design, The: Privilege and Prejudice in Aotearoa New Zealand, Australia and South Africa

Taking a broad definition of design and drawing on the shared histories and legacies of settler colonialism in Aotearoa New Zealand, Australia and South Africa, The Politics of Design offers a wide-ra..

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Power Surge

The 1980s transformed New Zealand and those decisions still shape the country. Think Big was created under Robert Muldoon's National Government in response to soaring global oil prices. Mars..

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Quirky New Zealand

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Rails to Cromwell

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Rakiura: The Wild Landscapes of Stewart Island

Stewart Island/Rakiura is one of our special places, an island that is increasingly cherished by New Zealanders, whose appreciation for its wild character has flourished in recent years. This has insp..

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Ravenscar House: A Biography

Many exciting new buildings have arisen from the rubble of post-earthquake Christchurch but none, perhaps, is as remarkable as Ravenscar House in the heart of the city's heritage precinct. 'Ravenscar ..

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Real Guide To New Zealand, The

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Remembering Kaikoura Earthquake

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Rohe Koreporepo; The Swamp, The Sacred place

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SALT - Coastal Connections

Salt celebrates New Zealand's coastline with breath-taking and evocative B & W photography accompanied by poetry by Terry Fitzgibbon, capturing the essence of beach life across Aotearoa...

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Saving Our Skins

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Scarfie Flats of Dunedin

The history of named student flats in North Dunedin reaches back to the 1930s. The authors share some of the stories of these flats, how they got their names, who lived in them and what life was like ..

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Sea Edge: Where the Waitemata Meets Auckland

Sea Edge: Where the Waitemata touches Auckland tells the story of Auckland's harbour and varied waterfront in a handsome, heavily illustrated hardback. Well-known author and historian Bob Harvey vivid..

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Seeking The Light: Climbing all 24 of New Zealand's highest mountains

'Seeking the Light' is the story of climbing New Zealand's 24 highest mountains, those peaks in the Southern Alps/Ka Tiritiri o te Moana that rise above 3000 metres. Written by Wanaka-based mountain g..

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Short History of Farming in New Zealand, A

Gordon McLauchlan continues his bestselling Short History series with an in-depth look into the history of the farming industry in New Zealand. From the early migrant farmers and regional produce..

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Social Policy Practice and Process in Aotearoa New Zealand

The focus of this book is the practice of social policy in Aotearoa New Zealand. It is intended to complement and update the fourth and final edition of Cheyne et al.'s Social Policy in New Zealan..

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Solo: Backcountry adventuring in Aotearoa New Zealand

One afternoon, journalist Hazel Phillips decided to close her laptop and head for the hills. She then spent the next three years living in mountain huts and tramping alone for days at a time, all the ..

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Sons of a Good Keen Man: Life in the shadow of Barry Crump

Barry Crump - the man, the myth, the father. 'Barry was never a father to me, but he did become a friend.'-Martin Crump Barry Crump was a titan of New Zealand writing, his semi-autobiograph..

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Southern Spirit: The People and Places of Southland

Southern Spirit: The People and Places of Southland is Ian Dougherty's take on a region he regards as part of his extended back yard. The book is a celebration of southern landscapes, from the fantast..

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Speeches That Shaped New Zealand 3 Volumes 1814-2019

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Stop the Clock: A Memoir on Ageing with Dignity, Grace and Humour

The best way to learn anything is by doing it - this is a maxim that goes back to Aristotle and one that journalist and writer Gordon McLauchlan always ascribed to. As he approached the end of his lif..

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Straight Arrows and Fast Bullets: A Hunter's Tales

Nock an arrow or load your rifle and get set to experience some old-school hunting tales told by a real character who has devoted his life to hunting!..

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Surf Dreams: New Zealand Surf Culture

From Ahipara in the north to Riverton in the south - Derek Morrison has surfed and photographed the best spots up and down the country. In this spectacularly illustrated book, he presents 15 maj..

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Swart Brothers, Jack and Stephen

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Swim:  Year of swimming outdoors in New Zealand, A

This is a book about New Zealanders and their deep connection to swimming in the outdoors. Every neighbourhood has its swimming hole up the river, its local beach, or a back road to the lake. A love o..

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Take Me To The Nevis

This book combines the writings of Gavine Campbell, who first went to the Nevis as a young school teacher in 1927 and stories of people who braved the challenges the Nevis threw at them. Gavine marrie..

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Through the Lonesome Dark

Blackball, West Coast, pre-World War I. Three youngsters; Pansy, Clem and Otto. Life had an idyllic surface with a far from idyllic underside for youngsters in this mining town. As a World War approac..

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To the Mountains: A Collection of New Zealand Alpine Writing

'The air temperature was probably -35 degrees Celsius with wind chill. We couldn't stand still for long. Our brains felt taxed and our bodies were running on empty. On the Football Field not far from ..

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Tony Williams Goldsmith

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Towards a Grammar of Race In Aotearoa New Zealand

A search for new ways to talk about race in Aotearoa New Zealand brought together this powerful group of scholars, writers and activists. For these authors, attempts to confront racism and racial viol..

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Trams Still Around New Zealand

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Tu Rangaranga: Rights, Responsibilities and Global Citizenship in Aotearoa New Zealand

The biggest challenges of the 21st century require global solutions. Focussing on three of the most urgent problems of our time - climate change, conflict and poverty, and inequality - Tu Rangaranga i..

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Turangawaewae: Identity and Belonging in Aotearoa New Zealand

A BOOK FOR THINKERS AND PARTICIPANTS IN NEW ZEALAND AND GLOBAL SOCIETYWhat is a New Zealander? How do we understand what makes New Zealand complex and unique? And what creates a sense of belonging and..

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Turangawaewae: Identity and Belonging in Aotearoa New Zealand - Second Edition

What is a New Zealander? What does it mean to be a citizen of or a resident in this country? How do we understand what makes Aotearoa New Zealand complex and unique? And what creates a sense of belong..

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Turning Point Auckland: Radical Policy to Prepare Auckland for Two Million People

Auckland is at a turning point. At current growth rates it will pass two million people sometime during the decade beginning 2022, at which point social and infrastructure problems will begin to compo..

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Tutira Mai: Making change in Aotearoa New Zealand

A BOOK FOR THOSE WANTING TO EFFECT CHANGE IN AOTEAROA 'What can we do?' is a common response to social, political or environmental issues. At this critical time, the ability to actively engage with co..

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Upstream on the Mataura: A Fly Fisher's Journey to Source

Dougal Rillstone was born in Gore, close to the Mataura River, over seventy years ago. The river was both swimming pool and playground during his childhood. One summer's evening, while he stood chest ..

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Vital Signs

Diagnosis and death; uncertainty and urgent laxatives; sleep deprivation and synthetic drawstring trousers: this debut work by Izzy Lomax-Sawyers chronicles her first year as a tired junior doctor at ..

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Voices of Aotearoa: 25 Years of Going West

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Warriors 25: Celebrating 25 Years of the New Zealand Warriors

In 1995, the Warriors invaded the Australian Rugby League premiership - the first overseas club to be admitted - in a blaze of publicity and hype the likes of which New Zealand sport had never seen. T..

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Weather and Climate New Zealand

Weather refers to short-term atmospheric conditions; climate is the weather of a region averaged over a long period. In this info-packed addition to The NZ Series, Sandra Carrod explores the main elem..

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What Could Possibly Go Wrong?: Accounts of danger and adventure - from the summit of Mt Everest to kite-skiing across Antarctica

This is not a climbing book, it’s an easy read story book everyone can relate to from a life filled with adventure, visiting the far corners of the globe, and about surviving when things really ..

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What Your Chickens Want You To Know: Backyard Chicken-Keeping in Aotearoa

This book is the ideal handbook for anyone who already has chickens or would really like them. Andrea Graves has a doctorate in animal behaviour science, and using this knowledge, as well as her pract..

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Who Lived There?: The Stories Behind Historic New Zealand Buildings

You can't help but wonder about the stories behind the unusual buildings you see around New Zealand - from cute colonial cottages to abandoned industrial buildings or ghost towns. Nicola McCloy went l..

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World Before Us, The: How Science is Revealing a New Story of Our Human Origins

50,000 years ago, we were not the only species of human in the world. There were at least four others, including the Neanderthals, Homo floresiensis, Homo luzonesis and the Denisovans. At the forefron..

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Blue Blood

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