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            The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

            The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mealer, Bryan; Kamkwamba, William

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            When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's crops, leaving them with nothing to eat and nothing to sell. William began to explore science books in his village library, looking for a solution. There, he came up wit ...

            ISBN 9781984816122
            Published 26 March 2019 by Penguin
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            A Rebel in Exile: The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family
             

            A Rebel in Exile: The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gilbert, Jarrod; Martin, Shane

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            A powerful story about a New Zealander who made his home in Australia when he was just 20, who raised a superstar footballer in Dusty Martin, and another son who joined the Australian Army and fought in Afghanistan. But Shane 'Kiwi' Martin is no longer allowed to live in Australi ...

            ISBN 9781743795217
            Published 1 April 2019 by Hardie Grant Books
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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
            Published 1 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Bringing Culture Into Care : A Biography Of Amohaere Tangitu
             

            Bringing Culture Into Care : A Biography Of Amohaere Tangitu (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Haami, Bradford

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            Over the past two decades, New Zealand health care has grown more culturally aware, slowly incorporating practices that better cater to the needs of Maori. Bradford Haami chronicles this health care evolution by telling the story of Amohaere Tangitu, a woman responsible for pione ...

            ISBN 9781775503545
            Published 1 April 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            The Only Way Is Up: Reflections of a life in opera
             

            The Only Way Is Up: Reflections of a life in opera (Hardback)

            Memoir by McIntyre, Sir Donald; With Rees, David A.

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            In this fascinating memoir, New Zealander Sir Donald McIntyre looks back over a huge slice of operatic history and his role in it. Mixing fun and gossip with judgement and insight, he brings to life a teeming gallery of the world's movers and shakers in the opera world of two gen ...

            ISBN 9780995105331
            Published 7 April 2019 by Quentin Wilson Publishing
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            When the Crowd Stops Roaring: The inspirational memoir of an extraordinary All Black
               

            When the Crowd Stops Roaring: The inspirational memoir of an extraordinary All Black (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By MacEwan, Neven

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            In this frank and inspiring memoir, Neven talks about his early life and his extraordinary success as an All Black rugby player and the challenges including a suicide attempt and his battle with alcoholism. But there is also hope, triumph and new beginnings with Neven going on to ...

            ISBN 9780473468835
            Published 1 April 2019 by WILD SIDE PUBLISHING
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            The Pianist of Yarmouk

            The Pianist of Yarmouk (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ahmad, Aeham

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            One morning on the outskirts of Damascus, two starving friends are walking through their desolate city and come across a familiar street that has been turned to rubble, concrete bridges towering above them like tombs and houses turned inside out. Aeham turns to the only comfort h ...

            ISBN 9780241347515
            Published 2 April 2019 by Penguin
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            The Forgotten Child: The Powerful True Story of a Boy Abandoned as a Baby and Left to Die

            The Forgotten Child: The Powerful True Story of a Boy Abandoned as a Baby and Left to Die (Paperback)

            By Gallear, Richard

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            Based on a true story, The Forgotten Child is a heart-breaking memoir of an abandoned newborn baby left to die, his tempestuous upbringing, and how he came through the other side.

            ISBN 9780008320768
            Published 5 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees

            The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By May, Meredith

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            An extraordinary story of a girl, her grandfather and one of nature's most mysterious and beguiling creatures: the honeybee. Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm. She was five years old, her parents had recently split and suddenly she found herself in ...

            ISBN 9781489276902
            Published 15 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Elton John
             

            Elton John (Paperback)

            By Buckley, David

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            Meticulously researched and drawing on many new original interviews with friends and associates, Elton John: The Biography is the first serious and weighty, but also page-turningly entertaining, biography of the Queen Mum of Pop, whose enormous influence on the music business it ...

            ISBN 9780233005515
            Published 1 April 2019 by CARLTON BOOKS LTD
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