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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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            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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            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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            Dead People I Have Known
             

            Dead People I Have Known (Paperback)

            By Carter, Shayne

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            In Dead People I Have Known, the legendary New Zealand musician Shayne Carter tells the story of a life in music, taking us deep behind the scenes and songs of his riotous teenage bands Bored Games and the Doublehappys and his best-known bands Straitjacket Fits and Dimmer.

            ISBN 9781776562213
            Published 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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            The Political Years
             

            The Political Years (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Waring, Marilyn

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            This is an autobiographical account of Marilyn Waring's extraordinary years in parliament. She tells the story of her journey from being elected as a new National Party MP in a conservative rural seat to being publicly decried by the Prime Minister for her `feminist anti-nuclear ...

            ISBN 9781988545936
            Published 10 May 2019 by Bridget Williams Books
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            Partisan
             

            Partisan (Hardback)

            By Caffin, James

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            Based largely information from his personal diaries, tells the story of New Zealand soldier John Denvir, who fought in the ranks of the Yugoslav Partisan forces during World War II.

            ISBN 9781775541363
            Published 1 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Shirley Smith: An Examined Life
             

            Shirley Smith: An Examined Life (Paperback)

            By Gaitanos, Sarah

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            Shirley Smith was one of the most remarkable New Zealanders of the 20th century, a woman whose lifelong commitment to social justice, legal reform, gender equality and community service left a profound legacy.

            ISBN 9781776562176
            Published 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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            A Rebel in Exile: The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family
             

            A Rebel in Exile: The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gilbert, Jarrod; Martin, Shane

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            A powerful story about a New Zealander who made his home in Australia when he was just 20, who raised a superstar footballer in Dusty Martin, and another son who joined the Australian Army and fought in Afghanistan. But Shane 'Kiwi' Martin is no longer allowed to live in Australi ...

            ISBN 9781743795217
            Published 1 April 2019 by Hardie Grant Books
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            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019
             

            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Johnson, Stephanie

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            Five notable twentieth-century New Zealanders who made their lives in Australia are the subject of this fascinating biographical investigation by award-winning author Stephanie Johnson.

            ISBN 9781988531571
            Published 29 April 2019 by Otago University Press
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            Every morning, so far, I'm alive: A memoir
             

            Every morning, so far, I'm alive: A memoir (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Parkins, Wendy

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            This memoir charts the author's breakdown after migrating from New Zealand to England: what begins as homesickness and career burn-out develops into depression, contamination phobia and OCD.

            ISBN 9781988531618
            Published 1 May 2019 by Otago University Press
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