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              This area features titles by New Zealand, Australian or Pasifika authors or publishers. It also contains titles from around the world with a uniquely New Zealand, Australian and Pasifika perspective. This in-depth coverage includes material supplied by mainstream publishers, small specialist/niche publishers and self-published authors. View our recently added titles.

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              List of titles published from 26 August to 25 September 2020.

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              Answering to the Caul
               

              Answering to the Caul (Paperback)

              By Dawe, Ted

              • RRP: $26.50
              • $26.50
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              This is a novel about a man who feels he is protected by a supernatural force manifested by his having been born in a caul. He cannot die by drowning. He tests this many times as he grows up but later he discovers that each intervention has resulted in some person close to him pa...ying a terrible price.
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              ISBN 9780473528188
              Published AU 7 Sep 2020
              Publisher Mangakino University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Covid Schmovid!: 19 Ways to Make Your Small Business Boom
                 

              Covid Schmovid!: 19 Ways to Make Your Small Business Boom (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Davis, Vaughn

              • RRP: $21.99
              • $17.59
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              • Pub Date
                23 Sep 20

              -Not just a manual for business owners facing the pain and aftermath of Covid-19, but a grab-bag of easy to follow and implementr advice, ispiration, thought starters and practical tips. -Features real-world business stories from the founders and leaders of New Zealand busines...ses across categories including food delivery (FED), tourism (Jucy), events, (Doc Edge), homewares (Ironclad Pan Co) and fashion (Ingrdis Starnes and Hills Hats).
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              ISBN 9780473539023
              Published AU 23 Sep 2020
              Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
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              Ken Ring's 2021 New Zealand Weather Almanac
               

              Ken Ring's 2021 New Zealand Weather Almanac (Paperback)

              By Ring, Ken

              • RRP: $80.99
              • $80.99
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              A4 format, 346 pages of rain maps, frost and snow, max+min temps, daily summaries, and all the original tables and seasonal summaries. As well there are diaries, for snow, significant events, fishing calendar, gardening guide, earthquake diary. Includes a lengthy update of solar ...and lunar cycles.
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              ISBN 9798669581565
              Published AU 1 Sep 2020
              Publisher KEN RING
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              Broken Lines: in Charcoal
                 

              Broken Lines: in Charcoal (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Preston, Joanna; Zelas, Karen

              • RRP: $42.99
              • $42.99
              • Pub Date
                24 Sep 20

              This anthology presents work from thirty-seven Canterbury poets, some new, some emerging, others wellestablished. All share the experience of attending the Poetry Classes of poet and tutor Joanna Preston, over the last ten years. Poets include Gail Ingram, Marisa Cappetta, Jeni ...Curtis, Ian McCartney, Jenna Heller, Jess Fiebig, Lynn Tara Austin, Helen Yong ...
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              ISBN 9780473527426
              Published AU 24 Sep 2020
              Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
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              Road Rage
               

              Road Rage (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Guilhaus, Fred

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $29.99
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              Close friends cycle to escape the pressures of big city living. A vehicle cuts them down from behind, causing serious injury. Is this road rage, car versus bike? Or is it a copycat terrorist attack? Could road rage be spreading like a virus? Road Rage challenges notions of 'them ...and us', right and wrong.
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              ISBN 9781743057797
              Published AU 27 Aug 2020
              Publisher Wakefield Press
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              The Girl From Revolution Road
                 

              The Girl From Revolution Road (Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition])

              By Golbakhsh, Ghazaleh

              • RRP: $49.99
              • $49.99
              • Pub Date
                20 Sep 20

              Based on Ghazaleh Golbakhsh's experience as an Iranian immigrant growing up in New Zealand, these essays range from a childhood in war-torn Iran, including the trauma of a night spent in prison as a six-year-old, to learning English so she could make friends, to dating in the day...s of Corona. This is about growing up as a young woman torn between her immigrant roots and her desire to be like everyone else.The humour is sometimes offset with the more sombre reminder of the racism that has always existed in this country, from misguided quips to more serious stories of harassment. The impact of recent world events shows that, more than ever, marginalised voices are needed in our cultural discourse.
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              ISBN 9780369349255
              Released AU 20 Sep 2020
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
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              Applied Computing and Information Technology
                

              Applied Computing and Information Technology (Paperback, 1st ed. 2020)

              Edited by Lee, Roger

              • RRP: $169.00
              • $169.00
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              This book gathers the outcomes of the 7th International Conference on Applied Computing and Information Technology (ACIT 2019), which was held on May 29-31, 2019 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

              ISBN 9783030252199
              Released AU 3 Sep 2020
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Studies in Computational Intelligence
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              The Aberdeen Family: Our 200 Years as Refugees in Australia
               

              The Aberdeen Family: Our 200 Years as Refugees in Australia (Hardback)

              By Aberdeen, Ian

              • RRP: $45.50
              • $45.50
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              The book begins with speculation about our origin in Scotland, the nature of our persecution, and the date of arrival in Australia. Then descriptions of gold discovery and mining for gold in Victoria during the 1860's. One line of the large Aberdeen family is followed through to ...2020. The wild but cunning William Aberdeen personality stays in the genes, and prosperity comes from tertiary education. Long may we continue.
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              ISBN 9781984506887
              Released AU 3 Sep 2020
              Publisher XLIBRIS
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              ACMSM25: Proceedings of the 25th Australasian Conference on Mechanics of Structures and Materials
                

              ACMSM25: Proceedings of the 25th Australasian Conference on Mechanics of Structures and Materials (Paperback, 1st ed. 2020)

              Edited by Wang, Chien Ming; Ho, Johnny C. M.; Kitipornchai, Sritawat

              • RRP: $539.00
              • $539.00
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              This book presents articles from The Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM25 held in Brisbane, December 2018), celebrating the 50th anniversary of the conference.

              ISBN 9789811376054
              Released AU 7 Sep 2020
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering
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              First Sailing of the S.S. Smith Thompson
                

              First Sailing of the S.S. Smith Thompson (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Miller, Steve

              • RRP: $28.99
              • $28.99
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              The S.S. Smith Thompson was a World War II armed cargo ship built on an emergency basis by the U.S. War Shipping Administration. The Smith Thompson was one of those ordinary Liberty ships that did her job during extraordinary times. This story chronicles one man's version of a ty...pical voyage aboard a World War II Liberty ship. The man at the center of the story is Albert F. Miller, or Al as he was called by his friends and family. The story is told by Al's grandson, Steve Miller and is intended to provide enjoyment and some nostalgia for the reader, not to be a textbook or reference manual. The public then and now is ignorant about the Merchant Marine, in that merchant seamen in World War II suffered more deaths per capita than any branch of the U.S. military. In fact, the War Shipping Administration deliberately refused to reveal the casualty figures during the war in order to avoid creating a shortage of volunteers. My hope is that the reader will come to understand what it was like to serve aboard an armed merchant vessel, as it was for the vast majority of those that served. They served quietly, without distinction, and felt no particular grandeur; they thought they were just doing their job. Contents: Foreword Introduction 1: Meet Albert F. Miller 2: Al Gets His Opportunity 3: The Smith Thompson Readies for Sea 4: Time to Say Goodbye 5: Issues and Comments to Consider as the Ship Puts to Sea 6: The Smith Thompson's First Day at Sea 7: The Smith Thompson Settles in for a Long Voyage 8: The Crew Gets to Know Each Other 9: Working Together as a Crew 10: Scuttlebutt Says the Ship Will Port in New Zealand 11: Continuing the Westward Journey 12: The Smith Thompson Moves Into the Indian Ocean 13: Arrival at Bombay, India 14: Time to Depart from the Long Stay in Bombay 15: Arrival in Madras 16: The Doldrums of Calcutta 17: The Beginning of the Homeward-Bound Voyage 18: Putting India in the Rearview Mirror 19: The S.S. Smith Thompson Heads for Home 20: The Final Leg of
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              ISBN 9781716992056
              Released AU 1 Sep 2020
              Publisher Lulu.com
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