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In the Neighbourhood of Fame
  

In the Neighbourhood of Fame (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By van der Zijpp, Bridget

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"Rock musician Jed Jordan's former fame means the events in his life have become public property. Years after 'Captain of the Rules' made him world famous in New Zealand, Jed is living quietly in an Auckland suburb with his family, growing peppers and recording in his home studio ...

ISBN 9780864739247
Published 9 April 2015 by Victoria University Press
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Being Here: Selected Poems
 

Being Here: Selected Poems (Hardback)

By O'Sullivan, Vincent

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"Surveys the entire span of Vincent O'Sullivan's poetry, from Bearings (1973) to new poems first published in this volume"--Publisher's website.

ISBN 9780864739315
Published 9 April 2015 by Victoria University Press
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What's Maori about Maori Education
 

What's Maori about Maori Education (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Penetito, Wally

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This is a story about what it feels like to be a Maori in an education system where, for more than a century, equality, social justice and fairness for all New Zealanders has been promised but not adequately provided.

ISBN 9780864736147
Published 6 April 2015 by Victoria University Press
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Invisible Mile, The (PB)
  

Invisible Mile, The (PB) (Paperback)

By Coventry, David

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The Invisible Mile is a powerful re-imagining of the 1928 Tour de France from inside the peloton, where the test of endurance, for one young New Zealander, becomes a psychological journey into the chaos of the War a decade earlier.

ISBN 9781776560431
Release Date 11 June 2015 by Victoria University Press
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Wonky Optics
 

Wonky Optics (Paperback)

By Cochrane, Geoff

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Wonky Optics is Geoff Cochrane's fifteenth collection of poems. He is also the author of two novels, and Astonished Dice: Collected Short Stories (2014). Geoff received an Arts Foundation of New Zealand Laureate Award in 2014. In 2009 he was awarded the Janet Frame Prize for Poet ...

ISBN 9780864739810
Published 2 May 2015 by Victoria University Press
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Jerusalem Sonnets, Love, Wellington Zoo
 

Jerusalem Sonnets, Love, Wellington Zoo (Paperback)

By Beach, David

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In his fourth collection David Beach tackles a subject inescapable for any New Zealander writing sonnets; a subject inescapable for any writer of sonnets at all; and a subject which is just inescapable.

ISBN 9781776560424
Published 9 April 2015 by Victoria University Press
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Astonished Dice: Collected Short Stories
  

Astonished Dice: Collected Short Stories (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Cochrane, Geoff

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Astonished Dice compiles award-winning poet and author Geoff Cochrane's two slim volumes of short stories, originally published in limited editions and his early novella Quest Clinic with more recent stories.

ISBN 9780864739216
Published 1 August 2014 by Victoria University Press
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How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War
  

How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War (Paperback)

Edited by Ferrall, Charles; Ricketts, Harry

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"Essays by a raft of historians, writers and other prominent figures reflect on our different forms of remembering and re-membering, what we have cherished and valued, forgotten and ignored, constructed and reframed"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9780864739353
Published 2 May 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Nga Pepeha a Nga Tipuna: the Sayings of the Ancestors
  

Nga Pepeha a Nga Tipuna: the Sayings of the Ancestors (Paperback)

By Moko Mead, Hirini; Grove, Neil

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This collection contains over 2500 'pepeha', or 'sayings of the ancestors', that were gathered and compiled from all over New Zealand over a 20-year period. More than just proverbs, 'pepeha' include charms, witticisms, figures of speech, and boasts, and they are featured in the f ...

ISBN 9780864734624
Published 14 April 2015 by Victoria University Press
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Talking Past Each Other
 

Talking Past Each Other (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Joan, Metge

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Problems of cross cultural communication.

ISBN 9780864730084
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