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In these new poems about friendship, mortality and home, Brian Turner asks how we can face the truths and uncertainties of our experiences and how we can live with them. Night Fishing is defined by Turner's unmistakable wit and feeling, precision and insight.

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: 9781776560943
: Upstart Press
: victoria university press
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: TURNER BRIAN
: F
: 821
: Paperback
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Night Fishing
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The poems in Handwriting, Michael Ondaatje's most recent collection, are memories of Sri Lanka: the rituals and traditions, history and geography, the smells and tastes and colours of his first home. Here are sunless forests, cattle-bells, ... read more

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: 9780224093804
: Vintage
: Jonathan Cape Ltd
: 198mm X 130mm X 7mm
: United Kingdom
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: Michael Ondaatje
: 80
: 811.54
: Paperback
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Handwriting
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This genre-bending new book of poetry and short fiction from non-conformist Rotoma writer Keith Nunes changes the skyline of New Zealand literature. At times whimsical and enchanting, others bewildering and disturbing this volu... read more

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: 9780473390341
: Keith Nunes
: Keith Nunes
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: Keith Nunes
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Catching A Ride On A Paradox
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: 9780316724388
: Little, Brown & Company
: Little, Brown & Company
: 206mm X 159mm X 15mm
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: Neil Philip
: colour illustrations
: 224
: 808.81
: Isabelle Brent
: 1
: Paperback
: books
Best-loved Poems
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In Elizabeth Smither's eighteenth collection of poetry her words are as vital as ever. The poems take the everyday - mothers and daughters, cats and horses, books and bowls, slippers and shirts - and transform them into something fresh: som... read more

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: 9781869408701
: Auckland University Press
: auckland university press
: 210mm X 148mm
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: Elizabeth Smither
: HB
: 88
: Paperback
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Night Horse
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milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a diff... read more

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: 9781449474256
: Andrews McMeel Publishing
: Andrews McMeel Publishing
: 216mm X 135mm X 13mm
: United States
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: Rupi Kaur
: illustrations
: 208
: 2015946719
: General Adult
: 811
: en
: Paperback
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Milk and Honey
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LORNA STAVELEY ANKER was born in 1914. She used to joke that this was the cause of the First World War. In truth, the poems in this fine collection reveal her as New Zealand’s first woman war poet.
There are poems here that ari... read more

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: 9781927145463
: Canterbury University Press
: CANTERBURY UNIV. PRESS
: 210 x 140 mm
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: LORNA STAVELEY ANKER
: DC
: Paperback
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The Judas Tree
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Awards:Poetry Finalist - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

Bird turns her prescient eye on love and loss, and what emerges is like a helicopter in fog... or a bejewelled Christmas sleigh, gliding triumphantly through the contemporary aesthetic desert... this is at once an intelligent and compe... read more

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: 9781776560714
: Upstart Press
: victoria university press
: 21.00 cmmm X 16.50 cmmm
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: Hera Lindsay Bird
: F
: 112
: 821.92
: en
: Paperback
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Hera Lindsay Bird
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Awards:Shortlisted for PANZ Book Design Awards: Non-Illustrated Book 2010.

Twelve months of a laureate: in 2008 Michele Leggott wrote a poem a week to record her term as the inaugural New Zealand Poet Laureate. In her new collection of poems Mirabile Dictu ('mi.rah.buh.lay dik.tu' - Wonderful to relate; amazing to ... read more

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: 9781869404406
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 230mm X 165mm
: New Zealand
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: Michele Leggott
: Illustrations
: Poetry texts & anthologies
: 180
: 821.2
: Paperback
: books
Mirabile Dictu
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Series:RSC Shakespeare

Subjects: Poetry, EnglishNotes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be numerous typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes.When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to Million-Books.com where you can select from more than a million books for free. You can also preview the book there.

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: 9780230290419
: Palgrave Macmillan
: Palgrave Macmillan
: 139mm X 108mm X 10mm
: United Kingdom
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: William Shakespeare
: 176
: 821.3
: Paperback
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Shakespeare's Sonnets
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 How can language contain the world that spillsFrom its torn rinds, how can my ode holdOn to language that ejects itself like birdsongFrom pine trees still shady with dawn ...'To Mount Victoria', The Commonplace OdesIan Wedde has be... read more

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: 9781869408596
: Auckland University Press
: auckland university press
: 224mm X 164mm
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: Ian Wedde
: F
: 340
: Paperback
: books
Selected Poems
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 Poetry

This is the miracle, to walk as if alive As it traverses various landscapes, The Ski Flier also moves through a world where power exists in the same breath as vulnerability. Maria McMillan's incredibly vivid second full poetry collection t... read more

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: 9781776561131
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: New Zealand
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: Maria McMillan
: Paperback
: books
The Ski Flier
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