A wake-up call and a battle-cry for all Kiwi women Lizzie Marvelly tells the story of New Zealand's feminist roots, then traverses the modern landscape, tearing apart areas of gender imbalance and pervading attitudes to Kiwi women. In particular, Liz... read more

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: 9781775541127
: HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
: 2.5 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 21 Centimeters
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: Lizzie Marvelly
: Paperback
: 305.42092
: 304
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That F Word: Growing up Feminist in Aotearoa
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Category:

 Politics

Reading Level:Near Fine

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 knew... read more

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: 9780947503390
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
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: Nicky Hager; Jon Stephenson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 356.1670993
: Near Fine
: 160
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Hit and Run: The New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan and the Meaning of Honour
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 Adventure

Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults: HELL Children's Choice Non-Fiction 2016.

Fast going off the rails and hanging out with the wrong crowd, Brando Yelavich, a plucky 20-year-old from Auckland's North Shore, decided he needed to change his life. He needed a mission. He was going to walk around New Zealand.
Brando reac... read more

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: 9780143573159
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 21.00 cmmm X 15.50 cmmm
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: Brando Yelavich
: Paperback
: 796.50993092
: 288
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Wildboy: An Epic Trek Around the Coast of New Zealand
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'I want to create a ripple effect - a wave of body positivity.' Inspirational blogger Makaia Carr left school at 16 and was pregnant with her first child a year later. In her own words, she was a 'Maori teen mum from the 'Naki' who others expected to ... read more

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: 9780143772293
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
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: Makaia Carr
: Paperback
: 240
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Keeping it Real: Love Your Body, Love Your Life
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When writer and historian Peter Wells found a cache of family letters amongst his elderly mother's effects, he realised that he had the means of retracing the history of a not-untypical family swept out to New Zealand during the great nineteenth-century ... read more

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: 9780994147363
: Massey University Press
: Massey University Press
: 210mm X 138mm
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: Peter Wells
: Paperback
: 929.20993
: 336
: Full colour illustrations
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Dear Oliver: Uncovering a Pakeha History
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'This book takes you into the life of a New Zealand police detective.I tell it how it was and spare few details so that you too can see the world through one policeman's eyes. The stories contained in this bookrange from the hu... read more

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: 9780143772095
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
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: Al Lester
: Paperback
: 288
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Straight from the Pig's Mouth - The Life and Crimes of a Kiwi Detective
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A fascinating insight into Helen Clark's career, throughout which she has consistently worked for equality and parity, most particularly for women.

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: 9781988547053
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Helen Clark
: Hardback
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Women, Equality, Power: Selected Speeches from a Life of Leadership
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 NZ Biography

Reading Level:Very Good

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
: Paperback
: 1010
: 616.85270092
: Very Good
: 288
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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
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New Zealand's Prime Ministers: From Dick Seddon to John Key
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 NZ Biography

"A superbly written novel offering an intriguing interpretation of one of the world s greatest aviators, the glamorous and mysterious Jean Batten. /B>ean Batten became an international icon in the 1930s. A brave, beautiful woman, she made a number of heroic solo flights across... read more

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: 9780143771753
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 3.3 Centimeters X 12.9 Centimeters X 19.6 Centimeters
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: Fiona Kidman
: Paperback
: 718
: 823.914
: 384
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The Infinite Air
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 NZ Biography

Jean Batten was one of the great aviation megastars of the 1930s. Her spectacular flights ranked with those of Britain's Amy Johnson and America's Amelia Earhart. Yet, despite her brilliance as a pilot, she remained the least well-known of them all. For the dentist'... read more

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: 9781869538521
: David Bateman Ltd
: David Bateman Ltd
: 198 x 129mm
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: Ian Mackersey
: Paperback
: 629.13092
: 484
: Black & white
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Jean Batten Garbo of the Skies
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Riotous, ripping yarns from a polymath who can't add or subtract but who has won awards for cartooning, print journalism, documentary film-making and writing dramas.

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: 9781988547046
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Tom Scott
: Paperback
: 741.58092
: 424
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Drawn Out: A Seriously Funny Memoir
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