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            The Parihaka Woman
              

            The Parihaka Woman (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ihimaera, Witi

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            There has never been a New Zealand novel quite like The Parihaka Woman. Richly imaginative and original, weaving together fact and fiction, it sets the remarkable story of Erenora against the historical background of the turbulent and compelling events that occurred in Parihaka d...uring the 1870s and 1880s. Parihaka is the place Erenora calls home, a peaceful Taranaki settlement overcome by war and land confiscation. As her world is threatened, Erenora must find within herself the strength, courage and ingenuity to protect those whom she loves. And, like a Shakespearean heroine, she must change herself before she can take up her greatest challenge and save her exiled husband, Horitana. Surprising, inventive and deeply moving, The Parihaka Woman confirms Witi Ihimaera as one of New Zealand's finest and most memorable storytellers. Always surprising and inventive, THE PARIHAKA WOMAN reveals a working writer constantly extending his range and humanity, continuing his exploration into the history of New Zealand and working at its intersections with fiction. It affirms Ihimaera's place in New Zealand literature as one of our finest technicians and storytellers.
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            ISBN 9781869797294
            Published NZ 7 Oct 2011
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi
              

            Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Morris, Toby; By Calman, Ross; Derby, Mark; Translated by Walker, Piripi

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            Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi is a reorua (bilingual) graphic novel that takes a fresh and innovative look at our founding treaty. The book reflects current scholarship and has been reviewed by some of Aotearoa's foremost Te Tiriti o Waitangi experts.

            ISBN 9780473470654
            Published NZ 13 Jun 2019
            Publisher Lift Education
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (English & Te Reo)
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            Tio Tiamu
             

            Tio Tiamu (Paperback)

            By Kurahau

            • RRP: $25.00
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            Giant Toe Jam has a huge problem - his smelly feet. No one wants to be around him, and he's teased all the time. But Toe Jam has a big heart, and with his little friend, he does something extraordinary.

            ISBN 9781775503552
            Published NZ 23 Oct 2019
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Te Manu Huna a Tane: The hidden bird of Tane
              

            Te Manu Huna a Tane: The hidden bird of Tane (Hardback)

            Photographs by Gillam, Jennifer; Edited by Hansen, Eugene; Contributions by Ormsby-Rihari, Raewyn; Rihari-Rawiri, Tiwai

            • RRP: $45.00
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            • Pub Date
              12 Mar 20

            This special photo book documents a wananga or class for three generations of women from Ngati Torehina Ki Mataka to learn the customary practice of pelting North Island brown kiwi so their feathers can be used for weaving.

            ISBN 9780995123069
            Published NZ 12 Mar 2020
            Publisher Massey University Press
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            Heroics and Heartbreak: Twelve Months with the All Blacks
             

            Heroics and Heartbreak: Twelve Months with the All Blacks (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wall, Jamie

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            The 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign is shaping up to be the most intriguing World Cup campaign ever for the All Blacks, because they're going for their third title in a row. It will cap a decade of dominance for the team, who broke their 24-year drought in 2011 and then breezed thr...ough to win the 2015 edition. This year will be a much tougher challenge, though. The signs are there that most of the other test playing nations have gained some serious ground on the All Blacks in the last couple of seasons. This was seen in the results against England and Ireland late last year. Road to Glory? focuses on the lead up and World Cup campaign itself, which very much started in October 2018. The All Blacks went to Japan for a couple of tests and then on to Europe for three more, which was seen as a dry run for what would happen in a year's time. The tour itself was a hard slog, with the team clearly feeling the effects of a long season. Notably, coach Steve Hansen and captain Kieran Read came under considerable scrutiny throughout. Jamie Wall covers the year leading up to the cup, including Super Rugby and the Six Nations, the test season in New Zealand (and the games that will be played in Buenos Aires and Perth), then the final preparations that lead up to the squad being named. Then, a blow-by-blow account of the All Blacks' games, trainings, press conferences and dramas throughout the World Cup as Jamie follows the team through the campaign in Japan. All of which will lead to either a Triumphant final victory on 2 November. . .or a crushing defeat that will signal a new era in world rugby.
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            ISBN 9781988547329
            Published NZ 3 Dec 2019
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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            Volcanoes of Auckland: A Field Guide
             

            Volcanoes of Auckland: A Field Guide (Paperback)

            By Hayward, Bruce W.; Photographs by Jamieson, Alastair

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            A fully illustrated field guide for Aucklanders and visitors to take with them out among the 53 volcanoes that shape this city.

            ISBN 9781869409012
            Published NZ 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher Auckland University Press
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            Potiki
              

            Potiki (Paperback, reprint)

            By Grace, Patricia

            • RRP: $30.00
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            Winner of the 1987 New Zealand Fiction Award. This compelling novel highlights one community's response to attacks on their ancestral values and symbols provides moving affirmation of the relationship between land and the people who live on it.

            ISBN 9780140088038
            Published NZ 12 Sep 2001
            Publisher Penguin
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            Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: Tirama, Tirama, Whetu Riki e
             

            Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: Tirama, Tirama, Whetu Riki e (Paperback)

            By Chin, Renee

            • RRP: $19.99
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            "Who delivers mail to the birds of New Zealand? Join Ruru, the New Zealand native owl, while she delivers the mail to her avian friends like Tui and Piwakawaka at night . Discover which birds are nocturnal and track the Southern Cross constellation as it moves across the night sk...y"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9781869713997
            Published NZ 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Te Hahi Mihinare | The Maori Anglican Church
              

            Te Hahi Mihinare | The Maori Anglican Church (Paperback)

            By Kaa, Hirini

            • RRP: $59.99
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            • Pub Date
              10 Apr 20

            This ground-breaking book explores the birth, growth, struggles and ongoing life of Te Hahi Mihinare - the Maori Anglican Church.

            ISBN 9780947518752
            Published NZ 10 Apr 2020
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Soldiers, Scouts and Spies: A military history of the New Zealand Wars 1845-1864
             

            Soldiers, Scouts and Spies: A military history of the New Zealand Wars 1845-1864 (Paperback)

            By Simons, Cliff

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            A pivotal period in our history, the New Zealand Wars changed the nation forever. This book explains the battles in detail, with a focus on military intelligence and its role in the decisions leaders on both sides made about tactics, weapons, logistics and fortifications.

            ISBN 9780995109575
            Published NZ 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher Massey University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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