Category:

 Science and Discovery

Awards:Shortlisted for Society of Biology Book Awards: General Biology Book 2015.

#1 New York Times Bestseller
From a renowned historian comes a groundbreaking narrative of humanity's creation and evolution--a #1 international bestseller--that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our ... read more

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: 9780099590088
: penguin random house
: Arrow
: 19.80 cmmm X 12.90 cmmm
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: Yuval Noah Harari
: Paperback
: 515
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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
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 Adult Non-Fiction

Series:Their World, Their Ways
Reading Level:Near Fine

Penguins are, perhaps, the most loved of birds. We've been fascinated by them for just about as long as we've known they existed. When penguins are on land, their actions appear to us so humorous and expressive that we can be excused for thinking we understand... read more

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: 9781869538118
: David Bateman
: David Bateman
: 298 x 245 mm
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: Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite
: Hardback
: 1st Edition
: 598.47
: Near Fine
: 240
: Colour
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Penguins: Their World, Their Ways
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Category:

 NZ Natural History

Reading Level:New
Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non-Fiction 2016.

Tramping: A New Zealand history tells the story of the development of tramping in New Zealand, tracing its origins to the way Maori and early Europeans engaged with the sometimes forbidding New Zealand mountains and bush. It describes how state-sponsored track... read more

General Fields
: 9781927213230
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
: 215mm X 265mm
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: Shaun Barnett; Chris Maclean
: Hardback
: Reprint
: 796.510993
: New
: 300
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Tramping: A New Zealand History
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 Adult Non-Fiction

Description: The experience of parenthood is different for everyone. And every day can be different too. Read a hilarious and moving collection of perspectives from the well-loved Emily Writes and her friends. Some of them are experienced writers, others have put pen to pap... read more

General Fields
: 9780143772835
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
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: Emily Writes
: Paperback
: 256
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Is It Bedtime Yet?
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Category:

 Architecture & Design

Reading Level:Very Good

‘You could say that the 1930s saw the highpoint of Macaroni Cheese.’ ‘New Zealand kitchens of the late twentieth century became increasingly spacious, as the average number of household members declined.’ This engrossing history of the domestic kitchen covers 10 decades that sa... read more

General Fields
: 9781877578373
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 285 x 215 mm,
Special Fields
: Helen Leach
: Hardback
: 1st Edition
: 643.309930904
: Very Good
: 264
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Kitchens: The New Zealand kitchen in the 20th century
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 Adult Non-Fiction

Series:BWB Texts
Reading Level:Very Good

Can a sugar tax improve public health? Even if it can, is it the right thing to do? One of New Zealand's foremost health scientists, Mike Berridge, teams up with tax expert Lisa Marriott to explore the issue.This BWB Text explains the relationship between sugar and ill-... read more

General Fields
: 9780947518301
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
Special Fields
: Mike Berridge
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 336.2786413360993
: Very Good
: 112
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Sugar, Rum and Tobacco
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The No.1 New York Times Bestseller 'Gripping and surprising ... Pollan makes losing your mind sound like the sanest thing a person could do' The New York Times Book Review Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of Ameri... read more

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: 9780241366981
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Allen Lane
: 3.5 X 15.3
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: Michael Pollan
: Paperback
: 615.7/883
: 480
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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
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BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK JULY 2018
 
Bees are like oxygen: ubiquitous, essential, and, for the most part,unseen. While we might overlook them, they lie at the heart of relationshipsthat bind the human and natural worlds. 
  ... read more

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: 9781785784422
: Icon Books, Limited
: Icon Books, Limited
: 2.2 Centimeters X 13.5 Centimeters X 21.6 Centimeters
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: Thor Hanson
: Paperback
: 595.799
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Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees
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The bestselling Parisian guide on how to give yourself a break and find true happiness.

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: 9781760529185
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.8'units:- Centimeters
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: Fabrice Midal
: Paperback
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The French Art of Not Giving a F*ck - The Simple Secret to True Happiness, the French Way
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In Homebody: A Guide to Creating Spaces You Never Want to Leave, Joanna Gaines walks you through how to create a home that reflects the personalities and stories of the people who live there. Using examples from her own farmhou... read more

General Fields
: 9780062801975
: HarperCollins Publishers
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
: 1.372 Inches X 8.5 Inches X 10.875 Inches
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: Joanna Gaines
: Hardback
: 352
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Homebody: A Guide to Creating Spaces You Never Want to Leave
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Category:

 Sports And Leisure

Series:Women in Science Ser.

Women in Sports highlights the achievements and stories of fifty notable women athletes from the 1800s to today, including trailblazers, Olympians, and record-breakers in more than forty sports. The athletes featured include well-known ... read more

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: 9781607749783
: Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony/Rodale
: Ten Speed Press
: 229mm X 191mm
Special Fields
: Rachel Ignotofsky
: Hardback
: 717
: 796.09252
: 128
: 54 illustrations
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Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win
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Category:

 Auto-Biography

To understand my determination, you need to know who I am, where I come from, what happened. You need to know about me and my father and the flight from Russia in the dead of night when I was six. You need to know the crazy story. In other words, you need to know everything . . . ' ... read more

General Fields
: 9780141987521
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 1.8 Centimeters X 12.9 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters
Special Fields
: Maria Sharapova
: Paperback
: 796.342092
: 304
: books
Unstoppable
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