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            Kaitiakitanga Pasifika
              

            Kaitiakitanga Pasifika (Paperback, second edition)

            By Dunsford, Cath

            • RRP: $49.99
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            "Kaitiakitanga Pasifika draws on the brilliance of the historical celestial navigation of the Pacific, evoking past voyages through contemporary navigational wayfinding using renewable energy. It draws together a visionary movement of indigenous Pacific people"--Back cover.

            ISBN 9780987650733
            Released NZ 31 Oct 2014
            Publisher Global Dialogues Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            My simple Life: Selected Poems 1930-199
              

            My simple Life: Selected Poems 1930-199 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bartlett, Jean

            • RRP: $17.50
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            Jean Bartlett's collection from a "lifetime's writings of a passionate, sensitive abd articulate author which wonderfully catpures the emotions of growning up between two world wars: living through the Great Depression and subsequent social and political upheaval; the deaths of f...ine young friends in the Spanish Civil War and WW2; dealing with middle age and growing old. Jean died in 2006 at the age of 94.
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            ISBN 9780473207298
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2012
            Publisher Bankwood Books
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            Splash Five 1987: From Scratch Special Issue 2018
              

            Splash Five 1987: From Scratch Special Issue 2018 (SoftBack / Other)

            Edited by Curnow, Wystan

            • RRP: $30.00
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            The lost issue of Splash magazine, an iconic art and poetry publication of the 1980s. Four issues of Splash magazine were published in the 1980s, by academics and poets Wystan Curnow, Roger Horrocks, Tony Green and Judi Stout. A 5th issue, with a special focus on performance ...art group From Scratch, was prepared but never printed. 31 years later, Small Bore Books has worked with Wystan Curnow and From Scratch to publish the lost issue. Comes with a contemporary insert by Te Uru to bring the story on From Scratch up to the present day.
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            ISBN 9780473439187
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2018
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
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            Somewhere a Cleaner
               

            Somewhere a Cleaner (Paperback)

            Edited by Tipene-Matua, Te Rongomai; Begg, Joan; Hollis, Wesley; Subono, Nicky

            • RRP: $25.00
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            Somewhere a cleaner Poems by cleaners from around New Zealand During the Covid-19 pandemic, we've all been thinking about essential services. Including cleaning. Cleaning is universal. It's steeped in tradition and culture. It's essential, it's ordinary and it's surprisingly poet...ic. Somewhere a cleaner captures the spirit, the highs and the lows, of this occupation that often falls below the radar. The poems range across hospitals, offices, marae, clocks, schools, boat hulls, sneakers and more. The poets themselves, a mix of novice and established writers, are equally diverse. Through songs, rhymes, deeply insightful poems and poignant small stories, this anthology gives a voice to a profession both invisible and indispensable. Endorsement: Having walked the corridors of hospitals for more than a few years, I can tell you that cleaners can sometimes be the best doctors of all. And now I find they can write some great poems too. This book is wonderfully democratic. The art here is in the work done before and beyond the writing. The endless picking up, mopping, smoothing and shining. And always, it seems, for someone else. These are poems with strong forearms. My deepest congratulations to every poet in this collection - and my long overdue thanks. I will never walk on a neatly mopped floor again. - Glenn Colquhoun
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            ISBN 9780473547134
            Published NZ 29 Nov 2020
            Publisher Landing Press
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            Killing Te Reo Maori: An Indigenous Language Facing Extinction
              

            Killing Te Reo Maori: An Indigenous Language Facing Extinction (Paperback)

            By Moon, Paul

            • RRP: $76.99
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            Possibly one of the most explosive books on an indigenous language ever published. This book shifts the terms of reference for the field of Maori language studies. Highly controversial but crucial to read.

            ISBN 9780994119261
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2018
            Publisher Campus Press
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            The Saffron Runners
              

            The Saffron Runners (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Fox, B. G.

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            Afghanistan, 1827. Suleiman stood in the carnage of his village. At twenty years old he was a man. "I am Suleiman! I take my birthright as Horse Master of all Farkhar". He raised his sword, pointing west to Persia. "No longer will Prince Omid's men plunder Afghanistan. We will fo...llow you, Persians. We will seize your horses and restore our honour. We will invade!" Welcome to The Saffron Runners, the adventures of a bold band of brothers who make a fantastic journey from Hindu Kush to desert to fabled cities and back across the Border of Flags. There is only one thing on their minds: The horses. And only one Horse Master who can lead them. A tale of daring, deception, desperation and incredible action, The Saffron Runners will have your heart pounding as you urge the heavenly horses on, gallop with the drinkers of the wind, and thrill to hot-blooded chases spiced with mystery and romance ... and always, always, the lure of a destiny to be fulfilled. Outstandingly well researched and brimming with historical detail, if you want a real page-turner, this is it.
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            ISBN 9780995132955
            Published NZ 4 Dec 2020
            Publisher Quentin Wilson Publishing
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            With Or Without You
              

            With Or Without You (Paperback, New title)

            By Sanders, Lauren

            • RRP: $32.50
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            • Internationally sourced

            Lillian Ginger Speck, high-school graduate, sits in her jail cell contemplating the steps and missteps that led her to murder soap opera star Brooke Harrison in cold blood. Lily had admired the young star for some time and her loss is palpable.

            ISBN 9781888451696
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2005
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Loose End

            Loose End (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Coyote, Ivan E.

            • RRP: $34.99
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            Focuses the author's attention on the city: urban life, specifically in the East of Vancouver, as diverse a neighbourhood of all types - old, young, gay, straight, white, black, Asian - communing at local coffee bars over hot rods. She shows readers how to break free of the rigou...rs of authority and be true to themselves.
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            ISBN 9781551521923
            Released NZ 6 Apr 2006
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            I Am A Red Dress: Incantation on a Grandmother, a Mother, and a Daughter

            I Am A Red Dress: Incantation on a Grandmother, a Mother, and a Daughter (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

            By Camilleri, Anna

            • RRP: $33.99
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            Combining the political with the intensely personal, Camilleri's writings are premised on a search for selfhood - strong, queer, female - within and outside of her bonds to other women in her family.

            ISBN 9781551521633
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2005
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Bow Grip

            Bow Grip (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

            By Coyote, Ivan

            • RRP: $33.99
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            The long-awaited first novel by Ivan E. Coyote.

            ISBN 9781551522135
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2007
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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