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              Glass Wings
               

              Glass Wings (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Adcock, Fleur

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              Fleur Adcock's title refers to the transparent, glittering wings of some of the species - bees, mosquitoes, dragonflies - celebrated or lamented in a sequence of poems on encounters with arthropods, from the stick insects and crayfish of her native New Zealand to the clothes' mot ...

              ISBN 9780864738875
              Published 5 March 2013 by Victoria University Press
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              The Catastrophe
                

              The Catastrophe (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wedde, Ian

              • RRP: $35.00
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              Christopher Hare, one of the world's top food writers, has travelled to the best restaurants in the most exotic locations, with the chic dining companion known to readers as 'The Glace'. But, in the new mood of austerity ushered in by the credit crunch, will the world still be in ...

              ISBN 9780864736475
              Published 8 May 2011 by Victoria University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              The Invisible Rider
                

              The Invisible Rider (Paperback)

              By McDougall, Kirsten

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              This delightful collection of linked short stories focuses on Philip Fetch, a lawyer with an office in a suburban shopping mall who feels increasingly out of step with his society and neighbours. At once surreal and whimsical, and fired by a quietly burning moral engagement, The ...

              ISBN 9780864737670
              Published 14 December 2017 by Victoria University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              The Hill of Wool
                

              The Hill of Wool (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bornholdt, Jenny

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              The Hill of Wool is a book about memories. Some memories live in families. Some are inspired by rediscovered children's songs and stories. Others are triggered by chance encounters with old boyfriends. Sometimes personal and lyrical, sometimes jagged and strange like untamed chil ...

              ISBN 9780864736529
              Published 5 July 2011 by Victoria University Press
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              We the People: Participation in Governance
                

              We the People: Participation in Governance (Paperback)

              By Charters, Dean; Edited by Knight, Dean

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              The analyses in this book focus on the participation of the people within New Zealand's system of government. The chapters provide a thorough examination of the government's size, accessibility, structure, electoral system, and active committees in order to explain trends in the ...

              ISBN 9780864736925
              Published 12 January 2011 by Victoria University Press
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              A Good Mail: Letters of John Mulgan
                

              A Good Mail: Letters of John Mulgan (Paperback)

              By Whiteford, Peter

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              The enigmatic figure of John Mulgan remains a striking presence in New Zealand culture, his sole novel, Man Alone (1939), one of the classic landmarks of a mature and independent New Zealand literature. His second book, Report on Experience, published posthumously in 1947, is one ...

              ISBN 9780864736932
              Published 12 February 2011 by Victoria University Press
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              Tough
               

              Tough (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Head, Amy

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              Men wake floating in their tents as a river scales its banks. Four girls gather around a Ouija board as a boy crouches at a window. A woman visits the man who took her prisoner as a girl. A boy decides to become a sinner as he tramps out of Reefton in the last of daylight. The re ...

              ISBN 9780864738936
              Published 6 July 2013 by Victoria University Press
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              Bloodclot
                

              Bloodclot (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Avia, Tusiata

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              Blending Samoan oral tradition and myths with the author's own life, this provocative, confrontational collection of poetry explores the experience of living in the South Pacific.

              ISBN 9780864735935
              Published 2 June 2009 by Victoria University Press
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              The Best of Best New Zealand Poems
                

              The Best of Best New Zealand Poems (Paperback)

              Edited by Manhire, Bill; Wilkins, Damien

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              Edited by founding publisher Bill Manhire, and writer Damien Wilkins, this anthology is an indispensable guide to the richness, strangeness, and liveliness of contemporary poetry. With over sixty poets appearing, there's classic work by some of the best-known figures in New Zeala ...

              ISBN 9780864736512
              Published 5 June 2011 by Victoria University Press
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              Inside Outside
                 

              Inside Outside (Paperback)

              By Turner, Brian

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              This substantial new collection by award-winning poet Brian Turner develops themes characteristic of his poetry. Love poems and elegies keep company with poems of satire, protest and metaphysical speculation. The book concludes with 'Post-operative', a raw and risky sequence writ ...

              ISBN 9780864736536
              Published 1 July 2012 by Victoria University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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