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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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Thirty years after Hogg and Hunt collaborated on the now-legendary Angel Gear: Off the Road with Sam Hunt, the pair have decided to throw caution to the wind and proceed without doctors' certificates, to create an older, possibly wiser twin to that earlier book. A backstage pas... read more

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: 9781775541226
: HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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: Sam Hunt; Colin Hogg
: Paperback
: 821.2
: 240
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Sam Hunt: Off the Road
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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
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Michelle Obama
: Hardback
: 973.932092
: 448
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Becoming: Michelle Obama
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Lance O'Sullivan is a man on a mission. Raised in Auckland by a solo mother, he had a modest upbringing typical of the time, if one chequered with difficulties. After being expelled from two schools, Lance could have gone off the rails. Instead, he found his way at Hato Petera Col... read more

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: 9780143572510
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 234mm X 155mm X 19mm
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: Lance O'Sullivan
: Paperback
: 361.74092
: 256
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The Good Doctor
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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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A frank, smart and captivating memoir by the daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs.
Born on a farm and named in a field by her parents - artist Chrisann Brennan and Steve Jobs - Lisa Brennan-Jobs's childhood unfolded in a rapidly changing Silicon Valley. When she was young, Lisa's... read more

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: 9781611854923
: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
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: Lisa Jobs
: Paperback
: 973.92092
: 384
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Small Fry: A Memoir
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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
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
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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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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
: ---length:- '21.6'width:- '13.5'units:- Centimeters
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: Ndaba Mandela
: Paperback
: 968.071092
: 304
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Going to the Mountain
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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
: penguin random house
: Rider
: ---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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Filled with stunning photographs, this fascinating tribute illustrates and illuminates Hepburn's life. From her early years as an ingenue to her status as an international icon of elegance, it reveals how her unique beauty made her a dream subject for designers a... read more

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: 9781787391321
: Carlton Books, Limited
: Carlton Books, Limited
: ---length:- '7.087'width:- '4.921'units:- Inches
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: Caroline Jones
: Hardback
: 791.43028092
: 160
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The Little Book of Audrey Hepburn
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A delightful series of essays, or 'exercises in style', designed to grasp the feeling of watching a player at the very pinnacle of the beautiful game.

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: 9781780723730
: Short Books, Limited
: Short Books, Limited
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
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: Jordi Punti
: Hardback
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Messi: Lessons in Style
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