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            Tough Country
              

            Tough Country (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bellamy, Mike

            • RRP: $36.99
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            • Pub Date
              5 Aug 20

            Tall tales of New Zealand bushmen, tradies and back-country rouges Mike Bellamy's father Barry is as tough as they come. Widely credited as the inspiration for Barry Crump's back-country character Sam Cash, Barry was a roving worker in rural North Island during the 50s, 60s and 7...0s. Tough Country is a book about a father by a son, about a bygone era of bushmen, scrub-cutters, hunters and shepherds. It's also a book about the author's own life working the land, and the characters of the 80s and 90s, from tradies and digger-drivers to drain-layers and wharfies.
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            ISBN 9781775541523
            Published NZ 5 Aug 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Divorce Diaries
             

            The Divorce Diaries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Quigley, Sarah

            • RRP: $38.00
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            Funny, honest, confronting, wise, this is a compelling and bitter-sweet true story of breaking up and breaking through. 'I hear you're divorced?' a friend greets me. 'Congratulations!' The Divorce Diaries outlines the difficult and often heart-breaking process of leaving a marria...ge and beginning again. Sarah Quigley has garnered numerous accolades, including Column of the Year in the MPA Awards, for her magazine articles on the subject. Now she revisits the tumultuous months leading up to exiting her marriage - and the equally confusing emotions that follow. Living in a tiny rooftop apartment, surrounded by glossy millionaire neighbours. Overcoming grief, guilt and regret, while learning to enjoy being alone again. Taking the first tentative steps into a changed world of dating. Quigley shares both her darkest and most hilarious moments as a divorcee, all played out against the colourful bohemian backdrop of her adopted city, Berlin. Ultimately, this book traces rediscovering a belief in love.
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            ISBN 9780143772941
            Published NZ 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher Random House
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            The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly

            The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly (Paperback, Film tie-in edition)

            By Bauby, Jean-Dominique

            • RRP: $25.00
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            The diary of Jean-Dominique Bauby who, with his left eyelid (the only surviving muscle after a massive stroke) dictated a remarkable book about his experiences locked inside his body. A masterpiece and a bestseller in France, it is now a major motion picture directed by Julian Sc...hnabel.
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            ISBN 9780007139842
            Released NZ 26 Mar 2018
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Language (English)
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            Leading Lady: A life in the spotlight
              

            Leading Lady: A life in the spotlight (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Allan, Vivienne

            • RRP: $39.99
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            • Pub Date
              28 Jul 20

            The desire to protect a cultural icon led Eve Poole into politics and she was elected as Invercargill's first woman mayor in 1983, joining Cath Tizard in Auckland as trailblazers at both ends of the country. She was equally at home on TV shows such as Beauty and the Beast and ret...ained the mayoralty for four terms until her untimely death in 1992.
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            ISBN 9780995132900
            Published NZ 28 Jul 2020
            Publisher Quentin Wilson Publishing
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            Mackenzie's Mission

            Mackenzie's Mission (Hardback)

            By Casella, Rachael

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            A story of triumph over adversity, the strength that can be found in love and kindness, and the power of one couple to effect positive change in the world.

            ISBN 9781760527457
            Published NZ 2 Jun 2020
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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            Things I Learned From Falling: The must-read true story of 2020

            Things I Learned From Falling: The must-read true story of 2020 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Nelson, Claire

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            An inspirational and gripping first-person account of determination, adversity and survival against the odds. Last year, Claire Nelson made international headlines. She was in her thirties and was beginning to burn out - her hectic London life of work and social activity and stri...ving to do more and do better in the big city was frenetic and stressful. Although she was surrounded by people all of the time, she felt increasingly lonely. When the anxiety she felt finally brought her to breaking point, Claire decided to take some time off and travelled to Joshua Tree Park in California to hike and clear her head. What happened next was something she could never have anticipated. While hiking, Claire fell 30 feet, gravely injuring herself and she lay alone in the desert - mistakenly miles off any trail, without a cell phone signal, fighting for her life. She lay there for four days until she was miraculously rescued - the doctors saying she had only hours to live when she was eventually found. In THINGS I LEARNED FROM FALLING Claire tells her incredible story and what it taught her about loneliness, anxiety and transformation and how to survive it all.
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            ISBN 9781783253760
            Released NZ 10 Mar 2020
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Art of Her Deal: The Untold Story of Melania Trump

            The Art of Her Deal: The Untold Story of Melania Trump (Hardback)

            By Jordan, Mary

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            Revelatory biography of Melania Trump from Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post reporter Mary Jordan.

            ISBN 9781982113407
            Released NZ 7 Jul 2020
            Publisher Simon & Schuster
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            Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown

            Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown (Paperback)

            By Glenconner, Anne

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            The remarkable life of Lady in Waiting to Princess Margaret who was also a Maid of Honour at the Queen's Coronation - and is a character in The Crown this autumn. Anne Glenconner reveals the real events behind The Crown as well as her own life of drama, tragedy and courage, with ...the wonderful wit and extraordinary resilience which define her.
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            ISBN 9781529359107
            Released NZ 7 Jul 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
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            I Know This to Be True: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Equality, Determination and Service
              

            I Know This to Be True: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Equality, Determination and Service (Paperback)

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            The inimitable Ruth Bader Ginsburg, an associate justice of the US Supreme Court, embodies the power of persistence and integrity. She has been an unwavering force for progress and a leading voice for equality and justice. Here, she reflects on her many years of service to the la...w, as well as her family life and struggle with cancer.
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            ISBN 9781990003011
            Published NZ 14 May 2020
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
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            A Delayed Life: The true story of the Librarian of Auschwitz

            A Delayed Life: The true story of the Librarian of Auschwitz (Paperback)

            By Kraus, Dita

            • RRP: $28.00
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            The powerful, heart-breaking memoir of Dita Kraus, THE LIBRARIAN OF AUSCHWITZDita Kraus was born in Prague in 1929 - in her powerful new memoir she writes about her childhood before the war and then during the Nazi-occupation that saw her and her family sent to the Jewish ghetto ...at Terezin and from there to Auschwitz and then Bergen-Belsen.
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            ISBN 9781529106053
            Released NZ 4 Feb 2020
            Publisher Ebury Publishing
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