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 NZ Biography

New Zealand Nature Heroes is designed to inspire and empower New Zealand kids to be naturalists and conservationists. Aimed at the 8-12 age range, the book features stories of 15 different nature heroes, people who, in the past, or currently, are working to protect and u... read more

New Zealand Nature Heroes

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 NZ Biography

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Eddie Norman And 25 Battalion

Karin Horen tells the remarkable story of her continuing battle with breast cancer.
At just 26 she was diagnosed with breast cancer and immediately underwent two surgeries, resulting in a partial mastectomy, a twelve-month course of che... read more

I Am More Than Just My Tits - Surviving Breast Cancer

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 NZ Biography

Reading Level:near fine

New Zealand women have published poetry for over 150 years. In this landmark book, poet and anthologist Paula Green celebrates and makes connections between 201 of them, from emerging poets and those who are household names to those who have slipped f... read more

Wild Honey: Reading New Zealand Women's Poetry

There's an astounding number of brothers playing in top level rugby in New Zealand. How is this so? What's it like for the siblings: do they compete with each other or do they support each other? Is there a particular climate in some families that encourages this success? The Al... read more

Brothers in Black: The Long History of Brotherhood in New Zealand Rugby
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Increasingly dissatisfied with the humdrum routine of corporate life, Jennifer Andrewes does what many of us can only dream about when in 2014 she and her family pack up and spend two seasons living in a village in the south-west region of France... read more

Parallel Lives: Four Seasons in the French Pyrenees

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 NZ Biography

In Wild Journeys Bruce Ansley retraces the path of doomed surveyor John Whitcombe across the Southern Alps, follows the raiding party of northern chief Te Puoho along the West Coast, sails around New Zealand's North and South capes, walks through the valley under the Two Thumb Range... read more

Wild Journeys

More fascinating untold stories from the backcountry of Northwest Nelson.
Building on the success of Kahurangi Calling, this new volume of stories from the Northwest Nelson backcountry, is a compelling blend of natural and social history. A... read more

Kahurangi Stories : More Tales from Northwest Nelson

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 NZ Biography

This new and important biography of Sir Edmund Hillary, a truly great New Zealander, breaks new ground among previous accounts of his life. The author, Michael Gill, was a close friend of Edmund Hillary's for over 50 years, accompanying him on many expeditions, and b... read more

Edmund Hillary: A Biography
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 NZ Biography

This handsome slipcase brings together the definitive biography and collected poems of Allen Curnow (1911¿2001), widely recognised as one of the most distinguished poets writing in English in the second half of the twentieth century. From Valley of Decision (19... read more

Curnow: Slipcase Dual Edition

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 NZ Biography

The original and all-time classic of high-country station life in New Zealand Mount Algidus, the author's home, was one of the great high-country sheep stations of Canterbury, New Zealand. It occupied a mountain range between two ice rivers and lay in the very shadow of t... read more

A River Rules My Life

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 NZ Biography

New Zealand's pre-eminent criminal barrister looks back on his remarkable life and times. In his time as a criminal defence lawyer in the New Zealand courts, the late Sir Peter Williams QC saw it all. From the days when abortion, homosexuality and even telling fortunes could s... read more

The Dwarf Who Moved