A deluxe hardback with stunning art and photos, and dazzling text, Sea Edge is the culmination of years of intensive research by Sir Bob Harvey into the history and photo archives of Auckland’s magnificent Waitematā Harbour. 
A ... read more

Sea Edge: Where the Waitemata Touches Auckland

Beyond Point Chevalier's obvious seaside attractions lies a rich and colourful past that has seen this Auckland suburb emerge as a trailblazer in a number of spheres. A hotbed of jazz and dancing in the 1920s, one of New Zealand's earlie... read more

The Point: a history of Point Chevalier and its people

Whether you're 5 years old or 65, it's never too late to get to know the feathered friends in your backyard, and learning their songs will open your eyes to a whole new world. Therefore this beautifully illustrated sound guide is the perfec... read more

A First Book Of New Zealand Backyard Bird Songs
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Category:

 NZ Natural History

Series:Photographic Guide to
Reading Level:very good

This new addition to a popular series delves into a fascinating field of New Zealand's natural history. In prehistory, only a few bats, marine mammals and odd quadrupeds constituted our local land-breeding mammals; but today these have been jo... read more

Photographic Guide to Mammals of New Zealand

Category:

 NZ Natural History

Reading Level:near fine

A glorious new edition of Colin Wheeler's seminal books on the historic sheep stations of New Zealand Between 1967 and 1972, Colin Wheeler visited 60 of New Zealand's historic sheep stations across the North and South Islands. Travelling thousands of k... read more

Historic Sheep Stations of New Zealand

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 NZ Natural History

The Awatere is the Marlborough river and valley south of Blenheim. It runs from Molesworth Station in the high country all the way to the sea below the township of Seddon, overlooked by Mt Tapuae-o-Uenuku, the highest peak in the Inland Kaikoura R... read more

Awatere: Portrait of a Marlborough Valley
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 NZ Natural History

If New Zealand has everything imaginable within a day¿s drive, then Great Barrier Island has pretty much everything within an hour. Rugged basalt bays on the west side, a mountainous interior and white-sand beaches on the east coast, serene one ... read more

Aotea Great Barrier - Land and People

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 NZ Natural History

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Shortlisted for the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non Fiction 2019

A fascinating, in-depth account of New Zealand's birds, which spans their discovery, their place in both Pakeha and Maori worlds, their survival and conservation, and the illustrations and art they have inspired.
In 1872, the first ... read more

Birdstories: A History of the Birds of New Zealand

Listening to birdsong provides a huge amount of pleasure to people all around the world, but which species are the most melodious and produce the best songs?
 
Hannu J nnes has created this beautifully illustra... read more

World's Best Birdsongs: The Songs and Calls of 80 Iconic Species

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 NZ Natural History

Parrots have always captured the imagination of humans thanks to their bright plumage and ability to mimic speech. This beautifully illustrated book on the world's parrots explores all aspects of their lives, as well as the various parrot families, and showcases beautif... read more

Parrots of the World

Category:

 NZ Natural History

Awards:Shortlisted for Ockhams Illustrated Non Fiction Award 2018

The 'mighty totara' is one of our most extraordinary trees. Among the biggest and oldest trees in the New Zealand forest, the heart of Maori carving and culture, trailing no. 8 wire as fence posts on settler farms, clambered up in the Pureora protest... read more

Totara: A Natural and Cultural History