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            Shed Couture: A Passion for Fashion
             

            Shed Couture: A Passion for Fashion (Trade Paperback / Paperback, FME)

            By Mathias, Peta

            • RRP: $40.00
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            An entertaining celebration of sustainable fashion, buying well and finding your style in the twenty-first century. 'The point of this book is to explore my ideas for sartorial satisfaction, to tell the stories associated with my love of clothes and fashion, and to share the mess...age of accidental sustainability.' When Peta Mathias dug through the clothes she had stored away for twenty years in her shed, she realised it was full of valuable, beautiful items that were crying out to be worn again- 'Fashion is mysterious, irresistible and alluring . . . they are not just frocks - they are beauty, art, history, emotion, memory, identity and, above all, joy.' From this arose a new appreciation of buying well but cannily, so your clothes will not bankrupt you nor go out of fashion. Reviving her neglected wardrobe, Peta revelled in mixing fabrics, colours and patterns, considering how to make an impact and how that dull pair of shoes can be transformed into something just a little bit fabulous.
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            ISBN 9780143773054
            Published NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Two Shakes of a Lamb's Tail: The Diary of a Country Vet
             

            Two Shakes of a Lamb's Tail: The Diary of a Country Vet (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hawkins, Danielle

            • RRP: $37.99
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            A charming, sometimes heartbreaking, oftentimes laugh-out-loud journey through the seasons with a New Zealand country animal vet<\p> Danielle Hawkins is a farm vet, mother, sheep farmer's wife and author. From calving cows to literary lunches, pet lambs to parenting, occasionally... overwhelmed but almost always sure she wouldn't want it any other way, her diary celebrates the joys of rural living.<\p>
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            ISBN 9781775541585
            Published NZ 1 May 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            75 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Spirit of Cardrona: Where Dreams are Hatched
             

            The Spirit of Cardrona: Where Dreams are Hatched (Hardback)

            By Reid-Whitaker, Desiree

            • RRP: $65.00
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            The inspiration story of the Cardrona Distillery 'Ever since I was really little, I have dreamed big dreams. It's nice to imagine what could be, and leave it at that. But I've never been that sort of dreamer. I've always wanted to take one of my dreams-find just the right one-and... turn it into something real.' Southern Spirit is the story of how former dairy farmer Desiree Whittaker and her husband Ash took a risk to realise a dream of setting up a world-class distillery. Their quest to produce a single malt whisky that would compete with the best whiskeys in the world is classic story of Kiwi persistence, sacrifice and self-made success. It's also a modern-day tale of living off the land in the high-country. Southern Spirit is an inspirational business story that will appeal to anyone who everyone loves a bold, brave and brilliant entrepreneur.
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            ISBN 9781775541745
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            No Life Too Small: Love and loss at the world's first animal hospice

            No Life Too Small: Love and loss at the world's first animal hospice (Hardback)

            By Fleming, Alexis

            • RRP: $49.99
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            The story of a haven where animals can live out their last days in peace

            ISBN 9781529411645
            Released NZ 12 Oct 2021
            Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            Every Home Should Have One!
               

            Every Home Should Have One! (Hardback)

            By Moyle, Terry

            • RRP: $59.99
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            Every Home Should Have One celebrates New Zealand appliance history. The revolutionary washing machine, radios, Irons and of course our High-Definition TV sets. They are all covered. Contains over 250 full-colour photographs, not only of the appliances but also how they featured... in a house setting. Fun extracts of classic advertisements and a lively and engaging narrative. The book will have a wide l appeal to New Zealanders who enjoy nostalgia, families wanting to show their grandkids what was on trend in their day, retro enthusiasts . Covers a 50 year period from 1938 to 1988 when New Zealand manufacturers such as Zip, Shacklock and Fisher & Paykel transformed our lives. Author Terry Moyle knows his stuff, he has spent many hours finding and photographing hundreds of appliances to bring this book to life
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            ISBN 9781869665586
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2021
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
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            The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for an Endangered Planet

            The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for an Endangered Planet (Hardback)

            By Goodall, Jane; Abrams, Douglas

            • RRP: $38.00
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            'A true hero' Greta Thunberg A legendary conservationist. A lifetime spent fighting for nature. An indispensable message of hope. The world-renowned naturalist and conservationist Jane Goodall has spent more than a half-century warning of our impact on our planet. From her famous... encounters with chimpanzees in the forests of Gombe as a young woman to her tireless campaigning for the environment in her late eighties, Jane has become the godmother to a new generation of climate activists. In The Book of Hope, Jane draws on the wisdom of a lifetime dedicated to nature to teach us how to find strength in the face of the climate crisis, and explains why she still has hope for the natural world and for humanity. In extraordinary conversations with her co-author Doug Abrams that weave together stories from her travels and activism, she offers readers a new understanding of the crisis we face and a compelling path forward for us all to create hope in our own lives and in the world. The world needs a manifesto of hope now more than ever. This profound book from a legendary figure in the fight against climate change shows that even in the face of great adversity, we can find hope in human nature, and in nature itself.
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            ISBN 9780241478578
            Released NZ 2 Nov 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Global Icons Series
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            Farm for Life: Mahi, mana and life on the land
             

            Farm for Life: Mahi, mana and life on the land (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Walker, Tangaroa

            • RRP: $38.00
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            The awesomely inspiring true story of how Tangaroa Walker turned his life around through farming - and how what he learned can help anyone succeed. Tangaroa Walker's early years weren't easy. Born into a gang family, he was adopted out twice and attended six different schools bef...ore he was six. He only went to high school to play rugby. Today, he is a true community and industry leader, running a successful dairy farm in Southland, NZ and reaching millions as the much-loved face of Farm4Life with his straight-up, crackup, honest videos covering everything from cow farming to goal-setting; fishing to family life; management to mental health. This is the story of how he did it - the good and the bad times, and all the lessons he's learned along the way (so you don't have to).
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            ISBN 9780143775706
            Published NZ 16 Feb 2021
            Publisher Penguin
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            Agriculture and Horticulture in New Zealand
             

            Agriculture and Horticulture in New Zealand (Paperback)

            Edited by Stafford, Kevin

            • RRP: $55.00
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            Written by experts from Massey University's School of Agriculture and Environment, this is an accessible and straightforward overview of the business of growing plants for human and animal consumption, as well as forestry and flower production, with a focus on New Zealand practic...es.
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            ISBN 9780995123045
            Published NZ 13 Jul 2021
            Publisher Massey University Press
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            Diddly Squat: The No 1 Sunday Times bestseller
             

            Diddly Squat: The No 1 Sunday Times bestseller (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Clarkson, Jeremy

            Welcome to Jeremy's farm. It's an idyllic spot, offering picturesque views across the Cotswolds, bustling hedgerows, woodlands and natural springs. Jeremy always liked the idea being a farmer. But, while he was barrelling around the world having more fun with cars than was entire...ly reasonable, it seemed obvious that the actual, you know, farming was much better left to someone else Then one day he decided he would do the farming himself. After all, how hard could it be? Well . . .
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            ISBN 9780241464519
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Reprinting locally, In Stock Internationally
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            Easy Peasy Awesome Pawsome: Dog Training for Kids; ('Easy to follow and great fun!' Kate Silverton)

            Easy Peasy Awesome Pawsome: Dog Training for Kids; ('Easy to follow and great fun!' Kate Silverton) (Paperback)

            By Mann, Steve

            • RRP: $32.99
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            The UK's no. 1 dog trainer and bestselling author Steve Mann helps boys and girls train and care for their favourite pets.

            ISBN 9781788704458
            Released NZ 14 Sep 2021
            Publisher Bonnier Books Ltd
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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