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Awards:Longlisted for the  2018 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - General Non-Fiction

A beautifully crafted memoir of a family coping with their mother's dementia, Song for Rosaleen is both a celebration of Rosaleen Desmond's life and an unflinching account of the practical and ethical dilemmas that faced her six children. Told with love, insight, humour and comp... read more

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: 9780995100121
: Massey University Press
: Massey University Press
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Pip Desmond
: Paperback
: 362.1968310092
: 256
: Black and white illustrations
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Song for Rosaleen
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Awards:Shortlisted ABIA International Book of the Year 2019 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work  

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States   In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of A... read more

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: 9780241334140
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Viking
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: Michelle Obama
: Hardback
: 1
: 973.932092
: 448
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Becoming: Michelle Obama
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When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's crops, leaving them with nothing to eat and nothing to sell. William began to explore science books in his village library, looking for a... read more

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: 9781984816122
: Penguin Publishing Group
: Penguin Publishing Group
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: William Kamkwamba; Bryan Mealer; Elizabeth Zunon (Illustrator)
: Paperback
: 304
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Movie Tie-In Edition)
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South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants ... read more

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: 9780753555644
: penguin random house
: Virgin Books
: 198mm X 126mm X 25mm
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: Ashlee Vance
: Paperback
: 616
: 338.04092
: 416
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Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of Spacex and Tesla is Shaping Our Future
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The #1 New York Times Bestseller The extraordinary true story and basis for the major motion picture BlacKkKlansman, written and directed by Spike Lee, produced by Jordan Peele, and starring John David Washington and Adam Driver.W... read more

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: 9781787461703
: penguin random house
: Arrow
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: Ron Stallworth
: Paperback
: 322.4209788
: 208
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Black Klansman - Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of Lifetime
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THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS, NOW AN HBO FILM STARRING OPRAH WINFREY & ROSE BYRNE"No dead woman has done more for the living . . . A fascinating, harrowing, necessary book" Hilary Mantel, The GuardianHer name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists kno... read more

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: 9781760553739
: Pan Macmillan Australia Pty, Limited
: Picador
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Rebecca Skloot
: Paperback
: 517
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
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Each year thousands of Australia's legendary Brumbies are aerially culled or captured and sold for slaughter to manage the world's largest population of wild horses. When the Wilson Sisters hear of government plans to cull 90 per cent of the Snowy Mountain Brumbies, they... read more

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: 9780143770572
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 234mm X 154mm X 20mm
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: Kelly Wilson
: Paperback
: 288
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Saving the Snowy Brumbies
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'You empower yourself and then you reach out to others.?Uplifting life lessons from one of the greatest leaders the world has ever known... through the eyes of the grandson whose life he changed forever.In his book Going to the Mountain, Ndaba Mandela shares the story of hi... read more

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: 9781786331564
: Cornerstone
: Hutchinson
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: Ndaba Mandela
: Paperback
: 968.071092
: 304
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Going to the Mountain
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I've been writing novels for over fifty years. I was lucky enough to miss the big wars and not get shot, but lucky enough to grow up among the heroes who had served in them and learn from their example. I have lucked into things continuously. I have done thin... read more

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: 9781785765353
: Zaffre Publishing
: Zaffre Publishing
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: Wilbur A. Smith
: Hardback
: 823.914
: 333
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On Leopard Rock - A Life of Adventures
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THE AWARDWINNING, INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER'The Choice is a gift to humanity. One of those rare and eternal stories that you don't want to end and that leave you forever changed' DESMOND TUTU, Nobel Peace Prize LaureateIn 1944, sixteen-year-old Edith Eger wa... read more

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: 9781846045127
: Ebury Publishing
: Rider & Co
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.6'units:- Centimeters
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: Edith Eger
: Paperback
: 155.93
: 384
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The Choice: Even in Hell Hope Can Flower
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'For a lot of years, I've answered a lot of questions, but have never told my story before.' Across six decades, Sir Tom Jones has maintained a vital career in a risky, unstable business notorious for the short lives of its artists. With a drive that comes fro... read more

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: 9781405920483
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Tom Jones
: Paperback
: 1
: 782.42166092
: 400
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Over the Top and Back: The Autobiography
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You've probably heard of Anna Gristina, the notori-ous "Soccer Mom Madam," who allegedly operated a multimillion-dollar escort service with clients from the Forbes billionaires list to Capitol Hill. But you haven't heard of the woman who helped bring the Soccer Mom Madam down--until now. "Call Girl Co... read more

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: 9781476726816
: Simon & Schuster
: Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
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: Rebecca Kade
: Hardback
: 306.74082
: 240
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Call Girl Confidential: An Escort's Secret Life as an Undercover Agent
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