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            Eternal Boy: The Life of Kenneth Grahame

            Eternal Boy: The Life of Kenneth Grahame (Hardback)

            By Dennison, Matthew

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            The story of Kenneth Grahame, author of the children's classic Wind in the Willows, and of the vision of English pastoral that inspired it.

            ISBN 9781786697738
            Published 7 January 2019 by Head of Zeus
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            The Writing Life: Twelve New Zealand Authors
             

            The Writing Life: Twelve New Zealand Authors (Hardback)

            By Shepard, Deborah

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            A unique and intimate survey of the lives and work of 12 of our most acclaimed writers: Patricia Grace, Tessa Duder, Owen Marshall, Philip Temple, David Hill, Joy Cowley, Vincent O'Sullivan, Albert Wendt, Marilyn Duckworth, Chris Else, Fiona Kidman and Witi Ihimaera.

            ISBN 9780995109537
            Published 29 November 2018 by Massey University Press
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            The Book of Forgotten Authors

            The Book of Forgotten Authors (Paperback)

            By Fowler, Christopher

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            99 forgotten authors, their forgotten books, and their unforgettable stories

            ISBN 9781786484901
            Published 9 October 2018 by Quercus Publishing Plc
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            Making Oscar Wilde

            Making Oscar Wilde (Hardback)

            By Mendelssohn, Michele

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            Packed with new evidence, Making Oscar Wilde tells the untold story of a local Irish eccentric who became a global cultural icon. This must-read book dramatizes Oscar Wilde's remarkable rise in Victorian England and post-Civil War America. Michele Mendelssohn interweaves biograph ...

            ISBN 9780198802365
            Published 7 June 2018 by Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Where Shall We Run To?: A Memoir

            Where Shall We Run To?: A Memoir (Paperback)

            By Garner, Alan

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            From one of our greatest living writers, comes a remarkable memoir of a forgotten England.

            ISBN 9780008306007
            Published 14 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Never a Lovely So Real: The Life and Work of Nelson Algren
             

            Never a Lovely So Real: The Life and Work of Nelson Algren (Hardback)

            By Asher, Colin

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            This definitive biography reclaims Nelson Algren as a towering literary figure and exposes how his radical politics sabotaged his career.

            ISBN 9780393244519
            Published 16 April 2019 by WW Norton & Co
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            The Private Life of Lord Byron

            The Private Life of Lord Byron (Hardback)

            By Peattie, Antony

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            Featuring cover artwork and endpapers from the late Howard Hodgkin, this intimate biography of Lord Byron is the first book to explore the poet's eating disorder and obsession with fatherhood, and the impact of these on his writing

            ISBN 9781783524266
            Published 15 September 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            On Leopard Rock
             

            On Leopard Rock (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Smith, Wilbur

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            The first ever memoir from the Number One global bestselling adventure author Wilbur Smith has lived an incredible life of adventure, and now he shares the extraordinary true stories that have inspired his fiction. I've been writing novels for over fifty years. I was lucky enough ...

            ISBN 9781499861259
            Published 19 February 2019 by Zaffre
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            The Man in the Willows: Life of Kenneth Grahame
              

            The Man in the Willows: Life of Kenneth Grahame (Library Binding, Large type / large print edition)

            By Dennison, Matthew

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            A moving biography of Kenneth Grahame, author of the children's classic The Wind in the Willows, and of the vision of English pastoral life that inspired it.

            ISBN 9781643581507
            Published 1 April 2019 by Center Point
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            Forgotten Women: The Writers
             

            Forgotten Women: The Writers (Hardback)

            By Tsjeng, Zing

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            Putting 48 pioneering and innovative female writers firmly back on the modern map.

            ISBN 9781788400183
            Published 25 September 2018 by OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
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            Series Forgotten Women
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