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 NZ Fiction

For Detective Matt Buchanan, the world is a pretty sick place. He has probably been in the job too long, for one thing. And then there's 14-year-old Samantha Coates, and the other unsolved murder cases. Those innocent girls he just can't get out of his head.
When Buchan... read more

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: 9780473393601
: Mary Egan Publishing
: Mary Egan Publishing
: 230mm X 153mm X 22mm
: New Zealand
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: Nathan Blackwell
: 304
: Paperback
: books
The Sound of Her Voice
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 NZ Fiction

A unique blend of a compelling story with insights into writing from a prize-winning author...some of us are not satisfied with that one life, even if it is shared with many friends and relatives. Writers take what we learn of human nature and, fuelled by our longings for other... read more

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: 9781775532590
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 235x155mm
: New Zealand
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: Stephanie Johnson
: 243
: Paperback
: books
The Writing Class
$37.99(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

A beautifully written, carefully observed novel that takes you to the heart of contemporary Paris and into a world of books and witty conversation.With a surprising twist at the end, this book is gripping and hugely satisfying. It's a story of people grappling with love and f... read more

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: 9781760631529
: Allen & Unwin
: A&U New Zealand
: 234mm X 153mm
: New Zealand
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: C. K. Stead
: Paperback
: books
The Necessary Angel
$36.99(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

From the author of the acclaimed The Wish Child comes something unexpected and fearless: a found novel. The Beat of the Pendulum is the result of one year in which Chidgey drew upon the language she encountered on a daily basis, such as news stories, ... read more

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: 9781776561704
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Catherine Chidgey
: F
: 0
: Paperback
: books
The Beat of the Pendulum
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

General Fields
: 9780473361839
: Mary Egan Publishing
: Mary Egan Publishing
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: Eyes, Chris
: books
Even Time
$19.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Both fiction and fact, this fascinating book is a kaleidoscopic exploration of the Battle of Orakau. During three days in 1864, 300 Maori men, women and children fought an Imperial army and captured the imagination of the world. The battle marked t... read more

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: 9780143771111
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 203mm X 140mm X 25mm
: New Zealand
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: Witi Ihimaera
: 224
: 917
: Hardback
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Sleeps Standing: A Story of the Battle of Orakau
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 NZ Fiction

Barry Crump was one of New Zealand's most popular authors ever, selling over 1 million copies of his 24 books between the publishing of A Good Keen Man in 1960 through to his death in 1996. Though the reputation he gained in the wake of his turbulent personal life s... read more

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: 9780947503659
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 240mm X 160mm
: New Zealand
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: Barry Crump
: 530
: Hardback
: books
Barry Crump - Collected Stories
$49.99(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

`Cynthia can understand how Anahera feels just by looking at her body.' Cynthia is twenty-one, bored and desperately waiting for something big to happen. Her striking fitness instructor, Anahera, is ready to throw in the towel on her job and marriage. With stolen money and a dog in tow they... read more

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: 9781776561667
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Annaleese Jochems
: F
: 0
: Paperback
: books
Baby
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

Obsession is a literary mystery tale, the story of an obsessive love affair, and the repercussions long after the affair has ended. The two people at the heart of the story are writers. The third person in the triangle is a celebrated poet of Dalmatian extraction. It recreates the era ... read more

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: 9781927262900
: Upstart Press Ltd
: Upstart Press Ltd
: 234mm X 153mm X 21mm
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: SANDYS ELSPETH
: F
: 0
: Paperback
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Obsession
$34.99(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Fiction 2016.

One of the reasons she was attracted to etchings was the deep, rich, black of the oily ink. A good layer of black ink was fathomless, like the sky or the sea at night. It was black as the unconscious mind, full of life but beyond reach. Quinn is a successful artist creating new works for an upcoming e... read more

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: 9780143571728
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 235mm X 154mm X 21mm
: New Zealand
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: Laurence Fearnley
: 288
: Paperback
: books
Reach
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 NZ Fiction

Mack is a larger-than-life street philosopher and Puti's a former gang member looking for something more. Together, they're at the bottom of the heap. They live out their lives in a haze of smoke and alcohol, accompanied by a host of other characters scraping by on the fringes of so... read more

The rich are getting richer, the poor are getting poorer, and the rest are getting squeezed in between - and there's an election coming up. It seems we'd rather take the moral high ground when the issue of poverty arises, as Metiria Turei found out. Apirana Taylor confronts the issu... read more

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: 9780473389482
: Anahera Press
: Anahera Press
: 230mm X mm
: New Zealand
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: Apirana Taylor
: 248
: Paperback
: books
Five Strings
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The Skinny Louie Book won the 1993 New Zealand Book Award for Fiction. Skinny Louie, daughter of Shanghai Lil, has a baby in the Begonia House on the day of the royal visit. Maura finds the baby and takes it home. Tia grows up with magical pow... read more

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: 9780143573753
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 204mm X 137mm X 30mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Fiona Farrell
: 328
: Hardback
: books
The Skinny Louie Book (Penguin Award Winning Classics)
$29.99(NZD) inc GST
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