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New Zealand


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 NZ - Fiction

Fresh, different and exquisitely written, this is an exciting debut novel. One day we were in a dream world, where Julia was dead and the space where she once was became large and silent, and then we were in another country altoge... read more

The Earth Cries Out
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Category:

 NZ - Fiction

Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Fiction 2016.

One of the reasons she was attracted to etchings was the deep, rich, black of the oily ink. A good layer of black ink was fathomless, like the sky or the sea at night. It was black as the unconscious mind, full of life but beyond reach. Quinn... read more

Another wonderful read by Laurence Fearnley. Since reading her earlier novel The Hut Builder and seeing her at our Readers & Writers festival a couple of years ago, I had been awaiting her next novel with eager anticipation. Set in a fict... read more

Reach
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In 2013, there were over 66,000 more women between the ages of 25-49 living in New Zealand than there were men.  This so-called 'man drought' is a hot topic for journal... read more

No Country for Old Maids?: Talking Differently About the New Zealand 'Man Drought'(BWB Texts)
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 NZ - Biography

It was bright moonlight – good bombing light – and once we had to stop and put out our lights as a Fascist aeroplane flew over. They usually come swooping down with guns firing at cars, especially ambulances. Finally we ar... read more

Petals & Bullets
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What do … Judith Ablett-Kerr, Pinky Agnew, Donna Akersten, Judith Baragwanath, Janet Beech, Carole Beu, Rob Broughton, Judy Callingham, Trish Costigan, Va... read more

Stroppy Old Women: 52 Kiwi Women, Who've Been Around Long Enough to Know, Tell You What's Wrong with the World
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For more than five decades, Alan Mark has been a voice for conservation in New Zealand. From his call in the 1960s for the establishment of tussock-grassland reserves in the South Island high country to h... read more

Standing My Ground: A Voice for Nature Conservation
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In this new BWB Text, Manualaivao Albert Wendt offers his readers a short but tantalising tour of his early life – and the influences that shaped him as a novelist and poet.  
The ... read more

Out of the Vaipe, the Deadwater : A Writer’s Early Life (BWB Texts)
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The Christchurch earthquake of 22 February 2011 caused widespread devastation, resulting in the deaths of 185 people, injuring thousands and leaving a city traumatised.
Almost five years on, much of Christchurch h... read more

Please Demolish with a Kind Heart
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Eye in the Sky: A Drone Above New Zealand explores the country from the air, ranging from 10ft to 400ft, in a way that is both unique and compelling. From wide elevated vistas of landscapes and land forms, to close ... read more

Eye in the Sky: A Drone Above New Zealand
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On 8th April 1811, the ship Friends sailed from England carrying 101 female convicts bound for the penal colony that was New South Wales. The crimes of the women a... read more

The Girl Who Stole Stockings: The True Story of Susannah Noon and the Women of the Convict Ship Friends
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'Dreadful murder at Opunake', said the Taranaki Herald, 'Shocking outrage', cried the Evening Post in Wellington when they learned in November 1880 that a young woman ca... read more

This interesting, well-illustrated book looks at the murder of Mary Dobie, a young Englishwoman who went for a walk from Opunake one fine morning in November 1880, inten... read more

The Many Deaths of Mary Dobie: Murder, Politics and Revenge in Nineteenth-Century New Zealand
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Category:

 NZ - Politics

The FIRE economy – finance, insurance and real estate – is now the world’s principal source of wealth creation. Its rise has transformed our political, economic and social landscapes. From rising inequality and ball... read more

The FIRE Economy
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