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            Frensham: A New Zealand Garden
             

            Frensham: A New Zealand Garden (Hardback)

            By Long, Margaret; Photographs by Nicholas, Juliet

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            Canterbury gardener Margaret Long tells the fascinating story of her garden, Frensham, considered one of New Zealand's finest gardens. Highly acclaimed garden photographer Juliet Nicholas photographed its changes through an entire year, providing a unique insight into the growth ...

            ISBN 9780995105324
            Published 24 March 2019 by Quentin Wilson Publishing
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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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            Dead People I Have Known
              

            Dead People I Have Known (Paperback)

            By Carter, Shayne

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            In Dead People I Have Known, the legendary New Zealand musician Shayne Carter tells the story of a life in music, taking us deep behind the scenes and songs of his riotous teenage bands Bored Games and the Doublehappys and his best-known bands Straitjacket Fits and Dimmer.

            ISBN 9781776562213
            Release Date 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942
             

            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942 (Paperback)

            By Hill, David B.

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            in 1940, a group of Auckland yachtsmen and Royal Navy volunteers left for the war. Leonard Hill, a young Maori sailor, and his friends arrived in Singapore under siege. They manned fast motor launches, raiding and rescuing Allies from behind enemy lies. This is the story of how t ...

            ISBN 9781775503491
            Published 27 February 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            Finding Frances Hodgkins
              

            Finding Frances Hodgkins (Hardback)

            By Kisler, Mary

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            Warm, insightful, fresh, expert and richly illustrated, this handsome book sheds new light on Hodgkins' life, art and social milieu.

            ISBN 9780995102972
            Release Date 1 May 2019 by Massey University Press
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            Chasing the Dream: An Autobiography
              

            Chasing the Dream: An Autobiography (Paperback)

            By Wallace, Shaun

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            Shaun catapulted to national prominence and recognition when, on the 5th December 2004, he became the first black person to win the BBC's renowned Mastermind. Since 2009, he has become a household name, regularly appearing as The Dark Destroyer on the smash ITV hit teatime quiz s ...

            ISBN 9781916440005
            Published 31 October 2018 by Cranthorpe Millner Publishers
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            The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List

            The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List (Paperback)

            By Leyson, Leon

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            A remarkable memoir of strength and bravery from Leon Leyson, one of the youngest children to survive the Holocaust on Oskar Schindler's list.

            ISBN 9781471119682
            Published 1 May 2014 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
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            The Political Years: 2019
              

            The Political Years: 2019 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Waring, Marilyn

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            This is an autobiographical account of Marilyn Waring's extraordinary years in parliament. She tells the story of her journey from being elected as a new National Party MP in a conservative rural seat to being publicly decried by the Prime Minister for her `feminist anti-nuclear ...

            ISBN 9781988545936
            Release Date 10 May 2019 by Bridget Williams 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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            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019
              

            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Johnson, Stephanie

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            Five notable twentieth-century New Zealanders who made their lives in Australia are the subject of this fascinating biographical investigation by award-winning author Stephanie Johnson.

            ISBN 9781988531571
            Release Date 29 April 2019 by Otago University Press
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