Parenting teenagers of this generation requires a new skill set. Adolescence is one of the most risky growth and developmental periods for our children. Like never before, we need parents, carers and other adults to have the skills, knowledge and strategies to prov... read more
Growing up in one of the poorest neighborhoods of South Central Los Angeles, Tiffany learned to survive by making people laugh. If she could do that, then her classmates would let her copy their homework, the other foster kids she lived with wouldn't beat her up, and s... read more
The best of C. K. Stead's 'afternoon work': reviews and essays, interviews and diaries, lectures and opinion pieces. Every morning for the last thirty years, C. K. Stead has written fiction and poetry. Shelf Life collects the best of his afternoon... read more
The book is non-fiction, and describes a quest to eat at every one of the 55 food joints along Lincoln Rd in west Auckland, including McDonald's, Burger King, KFC and other fast food outlets. The author is the heroic figure of the title - The Man Who Ate Lincoln Rd - and the book follows his progress.
'Hilariously funny and often moving memoir ...we loved every word *****' Heat 'Open, honest ...her misadventures are hilariously described ...charming and funny' Daily Express The hilarious and heartwarming memoir of Miranda and her life changing dog, the inimitable and most lov... read more