The narrative of Alice Roland's long and steady growth towards shared love, a new awareness of life and a sense of personal liberation flows through the pages of the first New Zealand novel to convincingly confront many of the twentieth century's major poli... read more

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: 9781869413897
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Jane Mander
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: Modern fiction
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The Story of a New Zealand River
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No one knows 'happy endings' like romance novelist Darrell Kincaid. She's delivered eight of them to her readers with pleasure. But it's not to be with book number nine.... read more

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: 9781869795825
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Black Swan Nz
: 235x155mm
: New Zealand
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: Catherine Robertson
: Paperback
: 823.3
: 336
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The Sweet Second Life of Darrell Kincaid
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 New Zealand Fiction

Michael Mahana's personal disclosure to his parents leads to the uncovering of another family secret-about his uncle, Sam, who had fought in the Vietnam War.
Now, armed with his uncle's diary, Michael goes searching for the truth about his uncle, about the secret the Mahana family has kept hidden... read more

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: 9780143018988
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 129x198mm
: New Zealand
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: Witi Ihimaera
: Paperback
: English
: 823/.914
: 384
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The Uncle's Story
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 New Zealand Fiction

The birth of a daughter - Kahu - breaks the lineage of a Maori tribe. Rejected by her grandfather, Kahu develops the ability to communicate with whales, echoing those of the ancient Whale Rider after whom she was named. This magical and mythical novel tells of the conflict between tradition and herita... read more

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: 9780143011392
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Witi Ihimaera
: Paperback
: 1108
: English
: 823.2
: 1
: Modern fiction
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The Whale Rider
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 New Zealand Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins

Eight-year-old Kahu craves her great-grandfather's love and attention. But he's focused on his duties as leader of a tribe that claims descent from the legendary 'whale rider'. In every generation since the whale rider, a male has inherited the title of c... read more

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: 9780143204381
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 178x111mm
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: Witi Ihimaera
: Paperback
: 823.2
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The Whale Rider (Popular Penguin)
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 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Very Good
Awards:Shortlisted for Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Novel (Adult) 2014.

Wellington. The wind city. New Zealand's home of art and culture, but darker forces, forgotten forces, are starting to reappear. Aotearoa's displaced iwi atua - the patupaiarehe, taniwha, and ponaturi of legend - have decided to make Wellington their home, and while some have... read more

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: 9780992257866
: Steam Press
: Steam Press
: 198x129mm
: New Zealand
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: Summer Wigmore
: Paperback
: Proof
: 823.3
: Very Good
: 323
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The Wind City
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 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Very Good

A unique blend of a compelling story with insights into writing from a prize-winning author...some of us are not satisfied with that one life, even if it is shared with many friends and relatives. Writers take what we learn of human nature and, fuelled by our longings for... read more

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: 9781775532590
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 235x155mm
: New Zealand
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: Stephanie Johnson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: Very Good
: 243
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The Writing Class
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 New Zealand Fiction

"I am two people now. I have split. One of us will be seeing Caroline's fiance later this evening. The other is smiling politely. He is a square of dark chocolate, my morning espresso, a Kahlua cocktail on a Friday night. He is muscle, sinew, heart, blood. Pump and beat and flow. He makes me spin." Wh... read more

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: 9780994106575
: Makaro Press
: Makaro Press
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Janis Freegard
: Paperback
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The Year of Falling
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 New Zealand Fiction

An utterly compelling recreation of the events that led to one of the last executions in New Zealand. Albert Black, known as the 'jukebox killer', was only twenty when he was convicted of murdering another young man in a fight at a milk bar in Auckland on 26 July 1955. H... read more

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: 9780143771807
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 2.8 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 23.3 Centimeters
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: Fiona Kidman
: Paperback
: 718
: 823.2
: 304
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This Mortal Boy
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 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Near Fine
Awards:NZ POST BOOK AWARDS 2014 - NZSA best first book Winner  

Men wake floating in their tents as a river scales its banks.
Four girls gather around a Ouija board as a boy crouches at a window.
A woman visits the man who took her prisoner as a girl.
A boy decides to become a sinner as he tramps out of Reefton in the last of daylight.
... read more

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: 9780864738936
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 210mm X 138mm
: New Zealand
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: Amy Head
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 823.3
: Near Fine
: 132
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Tough
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 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Near Fine

'The Southern Cross cuts through my heart instead of through the sky.' A weekend away from home. But where is home? Is it London? Or New Zealand? Grace Cleave, expatriate novelist living in London, is holidaying in the north of England. Her host asks why she has aban... read more

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: 9781869418687
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 220x140mm
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: Janet Frame
: Paperback
: Near Fine
: 206pp
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Towards Another Summer
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 New Zealand Fiction

Cristal66 goes shopping online and gets more than she bargained for...much more. Like the famous auction site itself, Trade Me - The Novel sucks you in and won�t let you go until the action is over.Extremely funny and very topical, Geoff Vause captures the buzz of the internet traders world.

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: 9780473147631
: Dummy
: Dummy
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: Geoff Vause
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Trade Me - The Novel
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