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            Silver Linings: Kiwi Success Stories in the Time of Covid
             

            Silver Linings: Kiwi Success Stories in the Time of Covid (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Downs, David; Davis, Joe

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $33.75
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            The Covid-19 lockdown in New Zealand caused fear, hardship and loss. Through this time of unprecedented national hardship, however, there emerged incredible stories of hope and optimism. Businesses innovated and found new ways to create value, communities came together in new way...s online, and families reconnected through time spent together. This book is a collection of those stories from across Aotearoa. It shows how New Zealand - and New Zealanders - respond when the going gets tough! The book was the brainchild of the well-known business Nanogirl Labs, which lost a full 18-month work calendar over a few days before the Covid-19 Level 4 lockdown. Founders Joe Davis and Michelle Dickinson (Nanogirl) could have closed their doors and headed home. Instead, they made a choice to change direction and four days later launched a brand-new, entirely online learning program for families. They tripled their staff headcount as the lockdown loomed, took on new premises, built a full production studio and went to market. They now have thousands of subscribers across 76 countries around the world, and are growing fast. Michelle and Joe have collaborated with writer and fellow innovator David Downs to collect the stories for this book.
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            ISBN 9780143775478
            Published NZ 2 Mar 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            He Pou Hiringa: Grounding Science and Technology in Te Ao Maori
              

            He Pou Hiringa: Grounding Science and Technology in Te Ao Maori (Paperback)

            Edited by Amoamo, Maria; Kawharu, Merata; Rukstuhl, Katharina

            • RRP: $14.99
            • $11.99
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            • Pub Date
              12 Jul 21

            Written by Maori from diverse disciplines, this book brings together writing on the big questions about the role of Maori, tikanga and matauranga in shaping science and technological innovation.

            ISBN 9781988587486
            Published NZ 12 Jul 2021
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series BWB Texts
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            Weka: Opportunist and Battler
             

            Weka: Opportunist and Battler (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Powlesland, Ralph

            • RRP: $25.00
            • $25.00
            • Available

            Weka are widespread throughout parts of New Zealand. They are inquisitive by nature, even if furtively, including venturing into peoples' homes and sheds when the opportunity permits and can be considered a bit of a menace! So why should we care about the weka?

            ISBN 9780473538644
            Published NZ 10 Dec 2020
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            Yates Top 50 Edible Plants for Pots and How Not to Kill Them!
             

            Yates Top 50 Edible Plants for Pots and How Not to Kill Them! (Paperback)

            By Thomas, Angie; Yates

            • RRP: $42.35
            • $42.35
            • Internationally sourced

            How to grow your own food in the smallest spaces - in pots on balconies, terraces and windowsills Increasingly people are keen to grow some of their own food, giving them fresh, delicious and healthy ingredients right on their doorstep. Home-grown food also means reduced food mil...es and packaging, and reminds us where food comes from and how cultivation occurs. With backyards shrinking and more people living in apartments, we need to find a range of fruit, veggies and herbs that will grow and thrive in small spaces. Whether you love lush leafy greens, tangy citrus, crunchy carrots or vine ripened tomatoes, there are lots of edible plants that can be grown in pots, hanging baskets and vertical gardens on sunny balconies, verandas and patios, opening up the wonderful world of home-grown to everyone. This book provides the best information on which edible plants to grow in pots and how to care for them, no matter what your skill level. With loads of glorious photographs for inspiration, it puts 'patio to plate' within reach of everyone no matter what their gardening space.
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            ISBN 9781460759318
            Published NZ 2 Dec 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

            Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind (Paperback)

            By Harari, Yuval Noah

            • RRP: $30.00
            • $23.40
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            How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together to create cities and kingdoms? How did we come to believe in gods, nations and human rights; to trust money, books and laws; and to be enslaved by bureaucracy, timetables and con...sumerism? This book deals with these questions.
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            ISBN 9780099590088
            Released NZ 1 May 2015
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Availability
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            The Better Brain: How Nutrition Will Help You Overcome Anxiety, Depression, ADHD and Stress
             

            The Better Brain: How Nutrition Will Help You Overcome Anxiety, Depression, ADHD and Stress (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Rucklidge, Julia J.; Kaplan, Bonnie J.

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $31.20
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            • Pub Date
              13 Apr 21

            The surprisingly dramatic role of nutrition in our mental health, and how diet and micronutrients can be used to help treat and prevent anxiety, depression, ADHD and other mental health disorders. 'The Better Brain is the first book that will tell you both how and why nutrients c...an be used to treat mental-health issues.
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            ISBN 9781785043567
            Released NZ 13 Apr 2021
            Publisher Ebury Publishing
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Availability
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            Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art
             

            Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art (Hardback)

            By Wragg Sykes, Rebecca

            • RRP: $47.60
            • $47.60
            • Reprinting locally

            This book shoves aside the cliche of the shivering ragged figure in an ice wasteland to tell the complex and fascinating true story of the Neanderthal.

            ISBN 9781472937490
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            Getting Closer: Rediscovering Nature Through Bird Photography

            Getting Closer: Rediscovering Nature Through Bird Photography (Hardback)

            By Sorrell, Paul

            • RRP: $44.99
            • $35.99
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            With Getting Closer to guide you, and a camera in hand, discover how to connect with nature by using a photographer's eye.

            ISBN 9781925820638
            Published NZ 3 Mar 2021
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Intensive Care: A GP, a Community & COVID-19

            Intensive Care: A GP, a Community & COVID-19 (Hardback, Main)

            By Francis, Gavin

            • RRP: $39.99
            • $31.19
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            On the pandemic's forgotten front lines, a doctor cares for his community - from care homes to homeless shelters, islands to the inner city.

            ISBN 9781788167321
            Released NZ 2 Mar 2021
            Publisher Profile Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            302 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Beyond the Tape: The Life and Many Deaths of a State Pathologist

            Beyond the Tape: The Life and Many Deaths of a State Pathologist (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cassidy, Marie

            • RRP: $39.99
            • $29.99
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            A riveting insider perspective from Ireland's former state pathologist Marie Cassidy

            ISBN 9781529352573
            Released NZ 12 Jan 2021
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Availability
            28 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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