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            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes
              

            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

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            Meet the gods, demigods and heroes of the Maori people of Aotearoa in this breathtaking, large-scale illustrated book for children. Before the beginning there was nothing. No sound, no air, no colour - nothing. TE KORE, NOTHING. No one knows how long this nothing lasted because t...here was no time. However, in this great nothing there was a sense of waiting. Something was about to happen. Meet the gods, demigods and heroes of the Maori world, and explore Aotearoa's exciting legends from the Creation to the Migration. Fascinating, beautiful and informative, this once-in-a-generation compendium deserves a place on every bookshelf.
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            ISBN 9780143775690
            Published NZ 31 Aug 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-8 years
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            Lessons in Chemistry: The No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller and BBC Between the Covers Book Club pick

            Lessons in Chemistry: The No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller and BBC Between the Covers Book Club pick (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Garmus, Bonnie

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            It's about life, faith, hope, and especially science - the very things that feed our minds as well as our bodies. But for all Elizabeth's rousing words, she feels a deep loneliness - a missing ingredient in her own life that reveals her fear of being a permanent outsider. Will El...izabeth Zott ever fit in?
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            ISBN 9780857528131
            Released NZ 14 Apr 2022
            Publisher Transworld Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Modern Singhs: The true story of a marriage of two cultures
             

            The Modern Singhs: The true story of a marriage of two cultures (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Singh, Abbey; With Singh, Money

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            What if you had to choose between family and the love of your life? Abbey and Money Singh are better known as The Modern Singhs, Kiwi social media celebrities with a rich and tangled love story to tell. Shared through the eyes of this inspiring duo, The Modern Singhs reveals thei...r experiences as migrants to New Zealand as they struggled to find footing in new surroundings. They describe how they met and pursued a relationship that was forbidden by Money's culture, where he felt he had to choose between his family and the love of his life. The couple opens up about the difficult birth of their son, their journeys with mental health, a complicated sense of home, and what it's like to raise bilingual children across three cultures. The rest is history - or at least uploaded to YouTube, where Abbey and Money's joyful outlook and celebration of tradition unites 1.3 million viewers from all over the world, encouraging others to embrace difference with open hearts.
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            ISBN 9781775541950
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2022
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Boy At the Back of the Class

            The Boy At the Back of the Class (Paperback)

            By Rauf, Onjali Q.; Illustrated by Curnick, Pippa

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            WONDER meets Walliams meets TWO WEEKS WITH THE QUEEN - told through the eyes of an 8-year old child, this is a heart-warming and funny story about the refugee crisis and how simple it actually is to show kindness in a world that doesn't always make sense...

            ISBN 9781510105010
            Released NZ 10 Jul 2018
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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            The Good Partner
             

            The Good Partner (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Nimmo, Karen

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            Understand your relationship, by understanding yourself The secret to a great relationship is a better understanding of what kind of partner you are in relation to the seven pillars of a successful relationship: how you fight, how you communicate, how you are intimate, how you tr...ust, how you express emotions, how you deal with conflict, how you play, and how you show kindness. The Good Partner will help you to understand your seven pillars, so you can find easier ways to make your relationship work, without compromising who you are.
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            ISBN 9781775541905
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2022
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Sons of a Good Keen Man: Life in the shadow of Barry Crump
              

            Sons of a Good Keen Man: Life in the shadow of Barry Crump (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Brothers, The Crump

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            • Pub Date
              2 Aug 22

            'Barry was never a father to me, but he did become a friend.'-Martin Crump Barry Crump was a titan of New Zealand writing, his semi-autobiographical novels about life as a rugged outdoorsman selling more than a million copies. In his time, he was held up as the quintessential Kiw...i bloke. In our time, the situation is less sure, with Barry now well known for being an unscrupulous brute, womaniser, alcoholic and absentee husband. Barry was also the father of six children - all of them boys. For Ivan, Martin, Stephen, Harry, Erik and Lyall, Barry has always been an enigma that casts a strange shadow over their lives. Sons of a Good Keen Man is their story - the first time they've all gone on record together about their father. Published 25 years after Barry's death, Sons of a Good Keen Man offers straight-and-true anecdotes that grip, entertain, surprise and even provoke a few laughs. Each son writes frankly and movingly about how they have navigated life with or without Barry. Illuminating, essential, at times confronting, and containing never-seen-before photos, Sons of a Good Keen Man is a timely reflection on fatherhood and identity, the legacy of trauma, and how time can both heal and ask new questions.
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            ISBN 9781761047183
            Published NZ 2 Aug 2022
            Publisher Penguin
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            Night

            Night (Paperback)

            By Wiesel, Elie; Wiesel, Marion

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            Describing the tragic murder of people from a survivor's perspective, this book presents an account of the Holocaust. It offers a description of the ever-increasing horrors endured by the author, the loss of his family and his struggle to survive in a world that stripped him of h...umanity, dignity, and faith.
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            ISBN 9780140189896
            Released NZ 25 May 2006
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Penguin Modern Classics
            Language (English)
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            Girlcrush: The debut novel from the bestselling author of Women Don't Owe You Pretty
             

            Girlcrush: The debut novel from the bestselling author of Women Don't Owe You Pretty (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Given, Florence

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            • Pub Date
              16 Aug 22

            The debut novel from the international bestselling author of Women Don't Owe You Pretty.

            ISBN 9781914240546
            Released NZ 16 Aug 2022
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Matariki: The Star of the Year
             

            Matariki: The Star of the Year (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Matamua, Rangi

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            In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a growing inter...est in Maori astronomy. Still, there remain some unanswered questions about how Matariki was traditionally observed.
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            ISBN 9781775503255
            Published NZ 1 May 2017
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            How Deep is the Ocean?: With 200 Amazing Questions About The Ocean
             

            How Deep is the Ocean?: With 200 Amazing Questions About The Ocean (Hardback)

            By Setford, Steve

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            Explore the intriguing answers to more than 200 questions about oceans and seas in this absorbing encyclopedia of the natural world for kids. What is an ocean? How do waves form? What lives at the bottom of the sea? This children's book helps inquisitive minds find out the answer...s to all the questions they may have about seas and oceans, and some they hadn't thought of! Featuring amazing sea creatures, geological wonders, and marine exploration, How Deep is the Ocean? lets children dip their toes into oceanography and explore its incredible depths. Each page asks and answers a different question, and features a quick quiz designed to cement new knowledge. Bursting with mind-boggling details and fascinating facts, this visually stunning book will be treasured by every young ocean enthusiast.
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            ISBN 9780241526569
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2022
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
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