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            He Atua, He Tangata: The World of Maori Mythology
             

            He Atua, He Tangata: The World of Maori Mythology (Hardback, 3rd Enhanced edition)

            By Reed, A. W.; Edited by Calman, Ross

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            Esteemed editor Ross Calman (Ngati Raukawa, Ngati Toa, Kai Tahu) further revises the Reed Book of Maori Mythology to blend story, source and commentary into a captivating collection. Published in a distinguished hardback, this work will provide a valuable source of reading and re...ference for years to come.
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            ISBN 9780947506889
            Published NZ 6 Oct 2021
            Publisher Oratia Media
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            Tikanga
             

            Tikanga (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tipene, Francis; Tipene, Kaiora

            • RRP: $39.99
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            The stars of The Casketeers on how to live a fulfilling life, rich with tikanga. Following on from the bestseller Life as a Casketeer, Francis and Kaiora Tipene share how they bring the traditional values of tikanga Maori into day-to-day living. Known for their warm hearts, grace... and humour, the stars of the wildly popular Netflix series The Casketeers share more of their life experiences juggling five sons, three businesses, a television show and a life filled with joy, spirituality and happiness.
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            ISBN 9781775541752
            Published NZ 2 Jun 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Beloved Girls: The STUNNING new novel from top ten bestselling author Harriet Evans

            The Beloved Girls: The STUNNING new novel from top ten bestselling author Harriet Evans (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Evans, Harriet

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            Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author Harriet Evans returns with the compelling tale of two entwined families and the summer that binds them forever.

            ISBN 9781472251053
            Released NZ 31 Aug 2021
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Surviving Centrepoint: My years in New Zealand's most infamous cult
             

            Surviving Centrepoint: My years in New Zealand's most infamous cult (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By King, Rachel C.

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            A powerful survivor's memoir from a former child resident of New Zealand's infamous Centrepoint Community Shortly before I turned 13, my life changed forever when my family moved to the notorious Centrepoint Community on Auckland's North Shore, then at its peak. Centrepoint was f...ounded by Bert Potter, its 'spiritual leader'. He called himself God. During my four years there I was pressured into inappropriate and often frightening situations by many of its adult members. Like so many others, I have lived with the trauma and shame of these memories, but I have survived. This is my story. In this intimate and harrowing account, Rachel Clare King tells her story of the years she spent in New Zealand's notorious commune, Centrepoint, and life there under the rule of its cult leader and founder Bert Potter. Through the eyes of her young self, Rachel exposes the truth of life at Centrepoint - a hippie dream turned nightmare - with its bizarre rules, hierarchies and social controls. It was a place where children were given drugs, where free sexuality was mandated, including between adults and children, and where to resist was actively discouraged. She describes the fear and confusion of growing up in a corrupt world where wrong was right, and the grief of losing her childhood. She takes us inside the police case and court battle against one of her abusers, and the historic action that ultimately saw Potter and others charged with drug and child sex abuse crimes, and Centrepoint shut down. Surviving Centrepoint was first published under the pseudonym Ella James. Now, for the first time, and using her real name, Rachel shares her journey from physical hurt and emotional pain to the reality of survival and the healing power of telling the truth.
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            ISBN 9780143776697
            Published NZ 22 Jun 2021
            Publisher Penguin
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            Polynesia, 900-1600
               

            Polynesia, 900-1600 (Paperback, New edition)

            By Williams, Madi

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            A historical overview and thematic examination of Polynesia (especially New Zealand and its outlying islands), 900-1600.

            ISBN 9781641892148
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
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            Series Past Imperfect
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            He Puna Iti i te Ao Marama: A Little Spring in the World of Light
              

            He Puna Iti i te Ao Marama: A Little Spring in the World of Light (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Tate, Pa Henare

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            • Pub Date
              9 Nov 21

            First published in 2012 and here in a revised edition, He Puna Iti i te Ao Marama is a far-reaching work that attempts to develop the foundations of an indigenous Maori theology.

            ISBN 9781990042034
            Published NZ 9 Nov 2021
            Publisher Oratia Media
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            The Secrets of Thistle Cottage
             

            The Secrets of Thistle Cottage (Paperback)

            By Barrett, Kerry

            • RRP: $22.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Nov 21

            The truth can be dangerous in the wrong hands...

            ISBN 9780008389765
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Beyond the Tides
             

            Beyond the Tides (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Johnson, Liz

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            When Meg's father decides to sell his Prince Edward Island lobster fishing business to her high school nemesis Oliver, she sets out to prove she should inherit it instead. But there is more than just a fleet on the line--her heart is, too.

            ISBN 9780800737375
            Publisher Baker Publishing Group
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            Series Prince Edward Island Shores
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            Let Their Light So Shine: Mormon Leades in New Zealand Volume 3
             

            Let Their Light So Shine: Mormon Leades in New Zealand Volume 3 (Hardback)

            Edited by Katene, Selwyn

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            Let Their Light So Shine follows the growth of the Mormon Church in New Zealand. Highlighting the accomplishments and influences of these twelve men: Matene Rutatenga, James Elkington, William Roberts, Steve Watene, Pateriki Te Rei, Ian Garry, Kenneth Palmer, Nitama Paewai, Geoff...rey Garlick, Ben Couch, Douglas Martin and Te Puoho Katene.
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            ISBN 9781775506331
            Published NZ 5 Jul 2021
            Publisher Huia Publishers
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            Navigating the Stars: Maori Creation Myths
             

            Navigating the Stars: Maori Creation Myths (Hardback)

            By Ihimaera, Witi

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            From master storyteller Witi Ihimaera, a spellbinding and provocative retelling of traditional Maori myths for the twenty-first century. In this milestone volume, Ihimaera traces the history of the Maori people through their creation myths. He follows Tawhaki up the vines into th...e firmament, Hine-titama down into the land of the dead, Maui to the ends of the earth, and the giants and turehu who sailed across the ocean to our shores . . . From Hawaiki to Aotearoa, the ancient navigators brought their myths, while looking to the stars - bright with gods, ancestors and stories - to guide the way. 'Step through the gateway now to stories that are as relevant today as they ever were.'
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            ISBN 9780143774990
            Published NZ 6 Nov 2020
            Publisher Random House
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