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            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story
             

            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gold, Doug

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            The Note Through the Wire is a true World War II love story about a Slovenian partisan, Josefine Lobnik, and a New Zealand prisoner of war, Bruce Murray, who met by chance when she pushed a note through the barbed wire fence of a POW camp. A series of remarkable coincidences saw ...

            ISBN 9781988547091
            Published 15 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss'
              

            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss' (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tripp, Dick

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            Be inspired by the courage of this hard-working Southland farmer who led the First Commando Fiji Guerrillas in World War II. Charlie Tripp, aka The Boss, bought Nithdale Station near Gore in 1924 and developed it into a stunning family legacy. Nithdale Genetics is now among the b ...

            ISBN 9780473462291
            Published 19 December 2018 by WILD SIDE PUBLISHING
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            The Age of Light

            The Age of Light (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Scharer, Whitney

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            A model, a muse, a lover to surrealist Man Ray and a pioneering artist in her own right. This the story of Lee Miller, the most extraordinary woman of the twentieth century, and her battle to determine her own life.

            ISBN 9781509889136
            Published 29 January 2019 by Pan Macmillan
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            Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter's Journey Through the World of Truth Prevention, Fake News and Conspiracy Theories

            Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter's Journey Through the World of Truth Prevention, Fake News and Conspiracy Theories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Davis, Stephen

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            There is a war on truth and the liars are winning. Truthteller is an essential guide to how governments and corporations cover up murder, corruption and catastrophe. It's for teachers, students and concerned citizens who want to know the facts not fake news.

            ISBN 9781925335897
            Published 1 April 2019 by Exisle Publishing
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            The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz
             

            The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Fairweather, Jack

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            This is the first full story of his amazing journey, drawing on exclusive family papers and recently declassified files as well as unpublished accounts from the camp's fighters to show how he saved hundreds of thousands of lives.

            ISBN 9780753545171
            Release Date 18 June 2019 by Ebury Publishing
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            The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller

            The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller (Hardback)

            By Dronfield, Jeremy

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            The inspiring, true story of a father and son's fight to stay together and to survive the Holocaust. In 1939, Gustav Kleinmann, a Jewish upholsterer in Vienna, was seized by the Nazis. Along with his teenage son Fritz, he was sent to Buchenwald in Germany. There began an unimagin ...

            ISBN 9780241359198
            Published 24 January 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            No Friend but the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison

            No Friend but the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Boochani, Behrouz; Translated by Tofighian, Omid

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            An account of life inside Manus detention centre, from journalist and asylum-seeker Behrouz Boochani.

            ISBN 9781760555382
            Published 31 July 2018 by Pan Macmillan
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            The Library Book

            The Library Book (Paperback, Export / Airside)

            By Orlean, Susan

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            The bestselling author of Rin Tin Tin and The Orchid Thief reopens the unsolved mystery of one of the most catastrophic library fires in history and delivers a dazzling love letter to a beloved institution - our libraries.

            ISBN 9781782392262
            Published 14 November 2018 by Atlantic Books
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            Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

            Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cep, Casey

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            The stunning true story of an Alabama serial killer, and the trial that obsessed the author of To Kill a Mockingbird in the years after the publication of her classic novel - a complicated and difficult time in her life that, until now, has been very little examined.

            ISBN 9781785150746
            Published 7 May 2019 by Cornerstone
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            Bruce Wants to Go Faster: 2016
             

            Bruce Wants to Go Faster: 2016 (Hardback)

            By Sobanja, Dreydon; Designed by Dewhurst, Murray

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            An inspirational story for children about New Zealand motor racing legend and founder of the McLaren Racing Team, Bruce McLaren.

            ISBN 9780473360627
            Published 31 October 2016
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Series Inspirational Kiwis
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