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 New Zealand Fiction

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: 9780473290498
: Bms Books an Imprint of Business Media Services LT
: Bms Books an Imprint of Business Media Services LT
: 229mm X 152mm X 9mm
: United States
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: Mike Ledingham
: Paperback / softback
: 162
: black & white illustrations
: books
Always a Grunt
$29.95(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 7

Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Awards:Winner of the USP Press Literature Prize

In Ancestry Albert Wendt introduces us to a cast of characters who live life balanced between the Samoan and Palagi worlds. Andrea’s husband is surprised when she gets up early one Anzac Day to take their daughter and half-Palagi grandson to the dawn parade. Later that day A... read more

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: 9781775500377
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 210x140mm
: New Zealand
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: Albert Wendt
: Paperback
: 314
: books
Ancestry
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

This rich and darkly humorous novel is about family history and the power and risk of knowledge.
'I want to tell you a story about my mother, although of course it is also mine u inherited, along with dangly earlobes and a horror of deep water.'
Janine's mother ha... read more

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: 9781775532019
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 234x153mm
: New Zealand
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: Tanya Moir
: Paperback
: 823.2
: 254
: books
Anticipation
$36.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Awards:Winner of New Zealand Post Book Awards: Fiction 2010. Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2010 and PANZ Book Design Awards: Best Cover 2010.

Her came from behind and held her in his arms, told her to look again at earth and sky and water. Could she see how the world turned silver? People died, he told her, because they were afraid. They did not go out at night on dangerous water. They did not see th... read more

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: 9780143567110
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Alison Wong
: Paperback
: 2nd New edition
: 823.3
: 278
: books
As the Earth Turns Silver
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Very Good
Awards:Winner of New Zealand Post Book Awards: Fiction 2010. Shortlisted for PANZ Book Design Awards: Best Cover 2010 and Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2010.

Winner of the New Zealand Post Book Awards Fiction category. Alison Wong's outstanding first novel is set in Wellington in the early twentieth century and spans the years 19... read more

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: 9780143011675
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 230mm X 152mm
: New Zealand
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: Alison Wong
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 823.3
: Very Good
: 288
: Modern fiction; Historical fiction
: books
As the Earth Turns Silver: A Novel
$38.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

'Slippery, and exciting ... The stories come at you directly, and then turn askance, and then slap you in the face' Allan Drew'Bonsai' brings together a pioneering collection of flash fiction and associated forms (prose poetry and haib... read more

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: 9781927145982
: Canterbury University Press
: Canterbury University Press
: ---length:- '8.5'width:- '6.5'units:- Inches
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: Michelle Elvy (Editor); Frankie McMillan (Editor); James Samuel Norcliffe (Editor)
: Paperback
: English
: 820.8
: 296
: books
BONSAI : Best small stories from Aotearoa New Zealand
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Reprinted March 2006. This extraordinary Maori Novel was published in 1975 and has been reprinted many times since. It was the first time that anyone, Maori or Pakeha, had written frankly about what Maori life had really been like. A film of this novel is in the early stages of production.

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: 9780908561247
: Cape Catley
: Cape Catley
: 230x150mm
: New Zealand
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: Pat Baker
: Paperback
: 823
: 276
: maps
: books
Behind the Tattooed Face
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Very Good

In her first volume of memoir, Fiona Kidman described her background and childhood, evoking the places she lived in and the people she knew. It finished with the publication of her first, hugely successful novel. In this sequel she takes us through the writing of over 20 more books, of her involvement... read more

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: 9781869790592
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 235x150mm
: New Zealand
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: Fiona Kidman
: Paperback
: 823.2
: Very Good
: 272
: Illustrations
: books
Beside the Dark Pool : A memoir Part 2
$37.99(NZD) inc GST
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This brand new collection of 28 short stories by Janet Frame spans the length of her career and contains some of the best she wrote. None of these stories has been published in a collection before, and more than half are published fo... read more

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: 9780987109972
: Wilkins Farago
: Wilkins Farago
: United Kingdom
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: Janet Frame
: Paperback
: 1113
: 256
: books
Between My Father and the King: New and Collected Stories
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

A lively anthology of fiction, nonfiction and poetry, celebrating the birds of Aotearoa. On the skyline a hawk languidly typing a hunting poem with its wings.- Hone Tuwhare New Zealand birds have inspired mythology, song, whimsical stories, detailed observation, humour and poe... read more

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: 9780143770312
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 210mm X 141mm X 29mm
: New Zealand
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: Elisabeth Easth
: Hardback
: 820.803628
: 240
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Bird Words
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

What happens if your family is the last left alive? The Chatfield family - half living in the UK, the other in New Zealand - found out the stark realities of survival after a deadly pandemic swept across the world. Now escaping the repressive regime at Haver Hall in the UK, a gr... read more

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: 9781869791797
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 230x152mm
: New Zealand
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: Green, Michael
: PB
: 823.3
: 352pp
: Adult Fiction
: books
Blood Bond
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

When a pandemic strikes, members of the Chatfield family possess a crucial advantage. Guessing that their relatives on the other side of the world might also have escaped the devastating virus, and knowing that for their ultimate survival they must increase their gene pool, two ... read more

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: 9781869419806
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 232mm X mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Michael Green
: Paperback
: 823.3
: 384pp
: Modern fiction
: books
Blood Line
$34.99(NZD) inc GST
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