Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Finalist for the 2019 Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 

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

General Fields
: 9780143771807
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 0.41
: 2.8 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 23.3 Centimeters
: New Zealand
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: Fiona Kidman
: Paperback
: 718
: en
: 823.2
: very good
: 304
: books
This Mortal Boy
$38.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:near fine

Blackball, West Coast, pre-World War I. Three youngsters; Pansy, Clem and Otto. Life had an idyllic surface with a far from idyllic underside for youngsters in this mining town. As a World War approaches, the harsh realities become apparent just because you a... read more

General Fields
: 9781927262986
: Upstart Press
: Upstart Press
Special Fields
: Paddy Richardson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 823.2
: near fine
: 296
: F
: books
Through the Lonesome Dark
$34.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

A dying Hitler dictates his memoirs to a personal aide whilst his top commanders plot against each other to see who will become the next Fuhrer. Meanwhile a small resistance group from England tries to smuggle a package across Europe that will help to sm... read more

General Fields
: 9780995126855
: David Bateman Limited
: David Bateman Ltd
Special Fields
: M K Joseph
: books
Tomorrow the World
$34.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 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

General Fields
: 9780864738936
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 210mm X 138mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Amy Head
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 823.3
: Near Fine
: 132
: books
Tough
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 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

General Fields
: 9781869418687
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 220x140mm
Special Fields
: Janet Frame
: Paperback
: Near Fine
: 206
: books
Towards Another Summer
$29.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 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 wonâÂÂt let you go until the action is over.Extremely funny and very topical, Geoff Vause captures the buzz of the internet traders world.

General Fields
: 9780473147631
: Dummy
: Dummy
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: Geoff Vause
: books
Trade Me - The Novel
$24.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

General Fields
: 9781483683195
: Xlibris Corporation
: Xlibris Corporation
: 0.585
: 229mm X 152mm X 21mm
: United States
Special Fields
: Sue McCauley
: Hardback
: 292
: black & white illustrations
: books
Tropic of Guile
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Series:Uncle Trev
Awards:Finalist Junior Fiction New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards 2013

It's the 1930s. Our storyteller is crook in bed, trying to get over a long sickness and wanting to go back to school, when Uncle Trev arrives to let Mum go out and do the shopping. Uncle Trev tells one story after another about the animals out on his fa... read more

General Fields
: 9781877467158
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 0.24
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Jack Lasenby
: Paperback
: 823.2
: 207
: books
Uncle Trev and His Whistling Bull
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Mexican drug cartels. Double agents. International money laundering. Gun fights. Massacres. This is a novel based on the life of Keith Bulfin - a conservative Melbourne father, pushing middle age - who is drawn into a world of drug smuggling and horrific violence in Mexico City.... read more

General Fields
: 9781741669503
: Random House Australia
: Random House Australia
: 153mm X 234mm
: Australia
Special Fields
: Keith Bulfin
: Paperback
: 1210
: 823.92
: 400
: books
Undercover
$39.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Kara lives in Victory Park council flats with her young son, just making a living by minding other people’s kids – her nightly smoke on the fire escape the only time she can drop her guard and imagine something better. But the truth is life is threadbare and unpromising until the myst... read more

General Fields
: 9780995111059
: Makaro Press
: Makaro Press
: 20.00 cmmm
Special Fields
: Rachel Kerr
: en
: 243
: books
Victory Park
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

One sunny spring morning the Tasman Bay settlement of Kahukura is overwhelmed by a mysterious mass insanity. A handful of survivors find themselves cut off from the world, and surrounded by the dead. As they try to take care of one another, and survive in ever more difficult circ... read more

General Fields
: 9780864737700
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 0.458128
: 210x138mm
Special Fields
: Elizabeth Knox
: Paperback
: English
: 823.92
: 448
: F
: books
Wake
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Winner of Montana New Zealand Book of the Year Award Fiction Category 1997. Shortlisted for APA Design Awards: Random House Best Designed B-Format Book 1998.

The grass'd been cleared away yesterday by her mother when they visited on the sixth anniversary of her death, Beth and what remained of her family; so the nameplate was clear even if the painted indentation of name, date of birth and date of death was... read more

General Fields
: 9781869413422
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage New Zealand
: 0.372
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Alan Duff
: Paperback
: 823.2
: very good
: 216
: books
Nophoto
$27.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1