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            Partisan
              

            Partisan (Hardback)

            By Caffin, James

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            The gripping story of a New Zealand solider who escaped the clutches of a prisoner-of-war camp to join the Yugoslav freedom fighters during the Second World War After a daring escape from a prisoner-of-war camp in occupied Yugoslavia, John Denvir reached the Slovenian capital of ...

            ISBN 9781775541363
            Release Date 1 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Finding Frances Hodgkins
              

            Finding Frances Hodgkins (Hardback)

            By Kisler, Mary

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            Warm, insightful, fresh, expert and richly illustrated, this handsome book sheds new light on Hodgkins' life, art and social milieu.

            ISBN 9780995102972
            Release Date 1 May 2019 by Massey 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
            Release Date 1 May 2019 by Otago University Press
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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
            Release Date 29 April 2019 by Otago University Press
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            Living Among the Northland Maori: Diary of Father Antoine Garin, 1844-1846
              

            Living Among the Northland Maori: Diary of Father Antoine Garin, 1844-1846 (Hardback)

            Edited by Tremewan, Peter; Larcombe, Giselle

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            This is the first full English translation of the surviving Mangakahia journals and letters of French Marist priest Father Antoine Garin. Frank, open-minded and often humorous, Garin's diary is a major contribution to the early history of European settlement in Aotearoa and a com ...

            ISBN 9781988503028
            Release Date 29 March 2019 by Canterbury University Press
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            Frensham: a New Zealand Garden
             

            Frensham: a New Zealand Garden (Hardback)

            By Long, Margaret; Illustrated by Nicholas, Juliet

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            In this lavishly illustrated book, Canterbury gardener, Margaret Long, tells the fascinating story of Frensham, considered one of New Zealand's finest gardens. As though we are right there with her, the reader is taken on a tour through the seasons, listening as we go to Margaret ...

            ISBN 9780995105324
            Published 24 March 2019 by Quentin Wilson Publishing
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            Brief Answers to the Big Questions: the final book from Stephen Hawking

            Brief Answers to the Big Questions: the final book from Stephen Hawking (Hardback)

            By Hawking, Stephen

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            The final book from Professor Stephen Hawking, the bestselling author of A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME and arguably the most famous scientist of our age, BRIEF ANSWERS TO THE BIG QUESTIONS is a profound, accessible and timely reflection on the biggest questions in science.

            ISBN 9781473695986
            Published 30 October 2018 by Hodder & Stoughton General Div
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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
            Release Date 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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            Aiming Up with Kieran Read
              

            Aiming Up with Kieran Read (Paperback)

            By Riley, David

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            Aiming Up with Kieran Read tells the thrilling story of how a humble young man from South Auckland, grew up to become the captain of the one of the most famous sports teams in the world ... the All Blacks! Learn how hard work and determination can help you succeed in life too.

            ISBN 9780473417673
            Published 1 May 2018 by Reading Warrior
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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
            Release Date 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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