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Crazy. Bold. Fearless.
Parris Goebel was destined to make her mark.
Young Queen is the autobiography of a dancer with a dream . . . a young Polynesian girl who grew up in New Zealand and went on to conquer the hip hop world.
In this honest memoir, Parris Goebel share... read more

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: 9780473401283
: Mary Egan Publishing
: Mary Egan Publishing
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: Parris Goebel
: B&W Photos throughout + colour section
: 264 Pages + Cover
: Paperback, Section sewn
: books
Young Queen
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In August 2010, a New Zealand soldier died in a roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan. In retaliation, the New Zealand SAS led a raid on two isolated villages in search of the fighters they suspected were responsible. They all... read more

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: 9780947503390
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
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: Nicky Hager & Jon Stephenson
: books
Hit and Run: The New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan and the Meaning of Honour
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One man's memoir of World War II which took him from the Blitz to the jungles of Burma, to the devastation of Hiroshima.'I consider myself lucky to have survived the global carnage still myself - a reluctant soldier who had to go to war, who only ever w... read more

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: 9780473374310
: McKenzie Publishing
: McKenzie Publishing
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: Karen McMillan
: Paperback
: books
From the Blitz to the  Burmese Jungle & Beyond
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 NZ Biography

Garth Barfoot is a remarkable New Zealander who has applied his immense determination to achieving success in both the real estate world and the triathlon field.
This biography follows Garth’s life-long journey as he tackles the lows and celebrates the highs of business life, relationships... read more

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: 9781927213346
: Craig Potton Publishing
: Craig Potton Publishing
: 234 x 153 mm
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: On the Move The autobiography of Garth Barfoot
: 166
: Paperback
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On the Move The Autobiography of Garth Barfoot
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 NZ Biography

Awards:Shortlisted for 2018 Ockham NZ Book Awards - The Royal Society Te Apārangi Award for General Non-Fiction.

Tom Scott is a political commentator, political cartoonist, satirist, scriptwriter, playwright, raconteur and funny man. He's been drawing political cartoons for Wellington's Dominion Post since 1988, was in the Press Gallery and was famously banned by PM Muldoo... read more

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: 9781877505911
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: 234mm X 153mm
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: Tom Scott
: 233
: 741.58092
: Hardback
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Drawn out: A Seriously Funny Memoir
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Eight years, the drought lasted. Marlborough's hills bleached straw-yellow then became ash, so bare the earth's bones poked through, dusty and crumbling. Day after day, the sky was a relentless, empty blue. Sometimes we could ... read more

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: 9780143770787
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 232mm X 153mm X 26mm
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: Doug Avery
: 288
: 630.92
: Paperback
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The Resilient Farmer: Weathering the Challenges of Life and the Land
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Andrew Nicholson is one of the world's leading events riders. He rode in his first Olympics aged 23 in Los Angeles in 1984, and has represented his native New Zealand in six Olympic Games and six world championships, winning medals of every colour. Andrew is respected and... read more

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: 9781909471580
: Raceform Ltd
: Raceform Ltd
: 246mm X 189mm
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: Andrew Nicholson
: illustrations
: 160
: 798.2092
: Hardback
: books
Focused: Andrew Nicholson - My Life In Pictures
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Don Brash has been closely involved in the economic and political life of New Zealand for more than four decades - as economist, chief executive of Broadbank, the New Zealand Kiwifruit Authority, and Trust Bank, chairman of numerous government advisory committees, Governor of the ... read more

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: 9780473269081
: TROIKA
: TROIKA
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: Don Brash
: Paperback
: books
Incredible Luck
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75th anniversary edition of the timeless New Zealand classic of adventure at sea. Johnny Wray's gripping and often hilarious account of his adventures around the South Pacific has inspired readers and changed lives since its first publication 75 years ago. Fired from his day j... read more

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: 9781775541004
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: 200mm X 131mm X 25mm
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: Johnny Wray
: 320
: 910.45092
: 75th ed.
: Paperback
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South Sea Vagabonds
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At my worst moments, I lost all sense of hope for the future. As I began to slowly get better, I began to be able to say to myself, 'This will pass, you'll get through this. Hang on to hope.' John Kirwan was one of the most devastating wingers New Zealand, ... read more

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: 9780143204800
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 230mm X 152mm
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: John Kirwan
: 288
: 616.85270092
: 1010
: Paperback
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All Blacks Don't Cry: A Story of Hope
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Collective biographies have been written for Britain’s and Australia’s Prime Ministers, and for America’s Presidents. Until now New Zealand has had no comparable overview.
Based on extensive, careful archival research,... read more

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: 9781927305294
: David Ling Publishing Limited
: David Ling Publishing Limited
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: Michael Bassett
: Hardback
: books
New Zealand's Prime Ministers: From Dick Seddon to John Key
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A distinguished Manhattan-based maverick accepts an invitation to share 'a few inspiring words' with a visiting class from his former New Zealand high school, where sexual abuse was an open secret, and sadistic masters ran rife. How much truth should he share? With unerring wisdom and dark wit, Pulitz... read more

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: 9781566493598
: Welcome Rain Publishers,US
: Welcome Rain Publishers,US
: 234mm X 153mm
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: John Wareham
: 256
: Paperback
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Exposed
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