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            Womankind: New Zealand Women Making a Difference
             

            Womankind: New Zealand Women Making a Difference (Hardback)

            By Thomson, Margie; Young, Simon

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            "Profiles and portraits celebrating the successes and diversity of New Zealand women across many spheres - politics, arts, science, community development, business innovation and health.These leaders share their views on what it's like to be a woman in New Zealand today- the cont ...

            ISBN 9780143772729
            Published 5 March 2019 by Penguin
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            Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different 2

            Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different 2 (Hardback)

            By Brooks, Ben; Illustrated by Winter, Quinton

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            More true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons.

            ISBN 9781787476554
            Published 12 March 2019 by Quercus Publishing Plc
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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            Keepers of History: New Zealand Centenarians Tell Their Stories
             

            Keepers of History: New Zealand Centenarians Tell Their Stories (Hardback)

            By Hollis, Renee

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            In 2017, Renee Hollis interviewed 120 people over the age of 100, living in every region of New Zealand. From the everyday to the extraordinary, these are the stories of people who have lived through history and whose message of resilience has so much to offer the generations tha ...

            ISBN 9781775593805
            Published 1 March 2019 by Exisle Publishing
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            Annette King: The Authorised Biography
             

            Annette King: The Authorised Biography (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By John Edwards Brent, Harvey

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            Annette King is New Zealand's longest-serving women MP - 1984-2017 less three years in the wilderness from 1990-1993. In her 30 years in Parliament, she spent 15 in government (10 as a cabinet minister) and 15 in opposition. She is a former deputy leader of the Labour Party, and ...

            ISBN 9781988516370
            Published 14 March 2019 by Upstart Press Ltd
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            Frensham: A New Zealand Garden
             

            Frensham: A New Zealand Garden (Hardback)

            By Long, Margaret; Photographs by Nicholas, Juliet

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            Canterbury gardener Margaret Long tells the fascinating story of her garden, Frensham, considered one of New Zealand's finest gardens. Highly acclaimed garden photographer Juliet Nicholas photographed its changes through an entire year, providing a unique insight into the growth ...

            ISBN 9780995105324
            Published 24 March 2019 by Quentin Wilson Publishing
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            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942
             

            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942 (Paperback)

            By Hill, David B.

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            in 1940, a group of Auckland yachtsmen and Royal Navy volunteers left for the war. Leonard Hill, a young Maori sailor, and his friends arrived in Singapore under siege. They manned fast motor launches, raiding and rescuing Allies from behind enemy lies. This is the story of how t ...

            ISBN 9781775503491
            Published 27 February 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            Going Back: How a Former Refugee, Now an Internationally Acclaimed Surgeon, Returned to Iraq to Change the Lives of Injured Soldiers and Civilians
             

            Going Back: How a Former Refugee, Now an Internationally Acclaimed Surgeon, Returned to Iraq to Change the Lives of Injured Soldiers and Civilians (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Al Muderis, Munjed; Weaver, Patrick

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            In Munjed Al Muderis's bestselling memoir Walking Free, he described his experience as a refugee fleeing Saddam Hussein's Iraq, his terrifying sea journey to Australia and the brutal mandatory detention he faced in the remote north of Western Australia. The book also detailed his ...

            ISBN 9781760633165
            Published 8 March 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga: A not-so-perfect tree change

            Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga: A not-so-perfect tree change (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Alexander, Todd

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            `This joyously honest account will make you laugh till it hurts, and you'll shed more than a few tears while being captivated by Todd, Jeff and their menagerie of loveable animals' Bradley Trevor Greive AM, international bestselling author of The Blue Day Book and Penguin Bloom O ...

            ISBN 9781925791334
            Published 1 March 2019 by Simon & Schuster Australia
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            An Extinguished Career: 28 Years of a New Zealand teacher's world
             

            An Extinguished Career: 28 Years of a New Zealand teacher's world (Paperback)

            By Spence, Denis

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            It has drama: 'Sir, sir - he's been stabbed' - and there was a fallen student and blood to prove it. 'You're an agent of the devil!' a student screamed at the teacher. The teacher checked for horns.

            ISBN 9780473463199
            Published 3 March 2019 by The Copy Press
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            War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line

            War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Nott, David

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            The gripping true story of a frontline trauma surgeon in the world's most dangerous war zones.

            ISBN 9781509837038
            Published 26 February 2019 by Pan Macmillan
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