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 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:very good

or Detective Matt Buchanan, the world is a pretty sick place. He has probably been in the job too long, for one thing. And then there's 14-year-old Samantha Coates, and the other unsolved murder cases. Those innocent girls he just can't get out of his head. When Buch... read more

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: 9780473393601
: Mary Egan Publishing
: Mary Egan Publishing
: 230mm X 153mm X 22mm
: New Zealand
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: Nathan Blackwell
: Paperback
: very good
: 304
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The Sound of Her Voice
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Novel (Adult) 2015.

"In my experience, the difference between hope and despair turns on the tiniest thing..." Thorn, the gilded capital: bedecked in steam and the dust of convoys bearing riches from all across the earth. From here, wise and ruling hands have ensnared all Aurawn in a great s... read more

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: 9780994108906
: Steam Press
: Steam Press
: 129 x 198mm
: New Zealand
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: Paul Gilbert
: Paperback
: 814
: 823.3
: 454
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The Sovereign Hand
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Collects the stories from The New Land : A Picture Book (1990) and the stories added to South Pacific (1994) and Songs of My Life (1996). In addition there are previously uncollected and unpublished stories, the choose-your-own-adventure novella The Brain of Kat... read more

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: 9781776560752
: Upstart Press
: Upstart Press Ltd
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: MANHIRE BILL
: Paperback
: F
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Nophoto
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:good

Sheep-shearing galas, Antarctic ponies, human clones, the Queen’s visit to Dunedin, a pounamu decoder, a childhood in the pubs of the South Island, the last days of Robert Louis Stevenson—this is Bill Manhire as backyard inventor, devising stories in which the fabulous and the everyday col... read more

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: 9780864739254
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Bill Manhire
: Hardback
: good
: 320
: F
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Nophoto
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:very good

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
: Vintage
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Jane Mander
: Paperback
: 823.2
: very good
: 348
: Modern fiction
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Nophoto
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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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Category:

 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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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins
Reading Level:very good

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 New Zealand, Limited
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 178x111mm
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: Witi Ihimaera
: Paperback
: 823.2
: very good
: 192
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The Whale Rider
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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 confli... 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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Category:

 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
Special Fields
: Summer Wigmore
: Paperback
: Proof
: 823.3
: Very Good
: 323
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The Wind City
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Category:

 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
Special Fields
: Stephanie Johnson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: Very Good
: 243
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The Writing Class
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Category:

 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... read more

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