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            Sam Hunt: Off the Road
             

            Sam Hunt: Off the Road (Hardback)

            By Hunt, Sam; With Hogg, Colin

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            "Biography of and interviews with renowned poet Sam Hunt about his writing and his gradual retirement from touring"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9781775541226
            Published 22 October 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Writing Life: Twelve New Zealand Authors
             

            The Writing Life: Twelve New Zealand Authors (Hardback)

            By Shepard, Deborah

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            A unique and intimate survey of the lives and work of 12 of our most acclaimed writers: Patricia Grace, Tessa Duder, Owen Marshall, Philip Temple, David Hill, Joy Cowley, Vincent O'Sullivan, Albert Wendt, Marilyn Duckworth, Chris Else, Fiona Kidman and Witi Ihimaera.

            ISBN 9780995109537
            Published 29 November 2018 by Massey University Press
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            Oscar: A Life
             

            Oscar: A Life (Hardback)

            By Sturgis, Matthew

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            The first major biography of Oscar Wilde in thirty years.

            ISBN 9781788545976
            Published 16 November 2018 by Head of Zeus
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            Girl Boy Girl: How I Became JT Leroy
             

            Girl Boy Girl: How I Became JT Leroy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Knoop, Savannah

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            In Girl Boy Girl, Knoop tells her side of the story, revealing how she came to portray the young trans hustler turned literary wunderkind - a persona created by her sister-in-law, Laura Albert, to help sell her books. Much more than an inside look at one of the most famous litera ...

            ISBN 9781609808419
            Release Date 28 May 2019 by Seven Stories Press,U.S.
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            The Cost of Living

            The Cost of Living (Paperback)

            By Levy, Deborah

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            From the twice-Man Booker Prize-shortlisted author of Hot Milk and Swimming Home : Dazzling, essential, entirely unlike anything else -- a memoir on modern womanhood, rejecting oppressive social expectations and turning instead towards a thrilling, transformative freedom What doe ...

            ISBN 9780241977569
            Published 19 February 2019 by Penguin
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            Becoming George Orwell: Life and Letters, Legend and Legacy

            Becoming George Orwell: Life and Letters, Legend and Legacy (Hardback)

            By Rodden, John

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            The remarkable transformation of Orwell from journeyman writer to towering icon Is George Orwell the most influential writer who ever lived? Yes, according to John Rodden's provocative book about the transformation of a man into a myth. Rodden does not argue that Orwell was the m ...

            ISBN 9780691182742
            Published 15 February 2019
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            The Real Roald Dahl
             

            The Real Roald Dahl (Hardback)

            By Cohen, Nadia

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            This book explores the life of beloved children's author Roald Dahl, revealing some of the little-known events that shaped his life and work.

            ISBN 9781526722072
            Published 21 November 2018 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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            More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor
             

            More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor (Hardback)

            By Fermor, Patrick Leigh; Volume editor Sisman, Adam

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            Dashing for the Post, the first selection of letters from Patrick Leigh Fermor (known to all as `Paddy'), delighted critics and public alike. Here now is a further selection, More Dashing, offering equal pleasure. Paddy's exuberant letters exude a zest characteristic of the man. ...

            ISBN 9781408893661
            Published 1 December 2018 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            The Life and Loves of Edith Nesbit

            The Life and Loves of Edith Nesbit (Hardback)

            By Fitzsimons, Eleanor

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            Edith Nesbit is considered the first modern writer for children and the inventor of the children's adventure story publishing over 40 books, influencing writers including C.S. Lewis, P. L. Travers, J.K. Rowling and Jacqueline Wilson. Playful, contradictory and creative, Nesbit ho ...

            ISBN 9780715651469
            Published 1 February 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            A Scribbler in Soho: A Celebration of Auberon Waugh
             

            A Scribbler in Soho: A Celebration of Auberon Waugh (Hardback)

            Commentaries by Attallah, Naim; Elliott, David; Ford, Peter

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            A fitting tribute to the acerbic wit and incisive commentary of one of Britain's finest post-war journalists.

            ISBN 9780704374577
            Published 3 January 2019 by Quartet Books
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