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              The Jacaranda House
                

              The Jacaranda House (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Challinor, Deborah

              • RRP: $36.99
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              • Pub Date
                5 Aug 20

              Bestselling author Deborah Challinor returns with a spellbinding novel about a woman living in Sydney's notorious King's Cross in 1964. Polly Manaia is living in Sydney's notorious Kings Cross, working as an exotic dancer. She's desperate to bring her young daughter to live with ...her, but beneath her brash confidence lie dark secrets which threaten to drag her under. Gina is excited to live with her mum again. She's mature for an eleven-year-old, but can this young girl cope with Polly's demons? Rhoda and Star, transgender performers and Polly's flatmates, bring stability to Polly and Gina's lives. Yet this unlikely little family will find themselves threatened in more ways than one. The Jacaranda House is a fascinating portrayal of a shifting society and a beautiful portrait of motherhood and identity. 'Australia's answer to Philippa Gregory' Brisbane Times 'A meticulously researched and compellingly readable story injected with heart and humour, From the Ashes is perfect for fans of Fiona McIntosh and Kate Furnivall. A five-star read' Better Reading
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              ISBN 9781775541639
              Published NZ 5 Aug 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Restless Years
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              Pull No Punches: Memoir of a Political Survivor
               

              Pull No Punches: Memoir of a Political Survivor (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Collins, Judith

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              The most anticipated political memoir of the year. A frank account from National MP Judith Collins of the highs and lows of a political life. From humble beginnings as the daughter of Labour-voting farming parents, Judith Collins has carved a path to almost the very top of politi...cs. The youngest daughter of older parents, Judith Collins grew up in rural Walton, Waikato on a dairy farm. At the age of 10 she entered politics, running for Class President. She won. After a successful career as a lawyer, Collins became the MP for Papakura in 2002, alongside fellow new recruit, John Key. When Key and National won office in 2008, Collins became the Minister for Police, Corrections and Veterans. Funny, forthright and fearless, Collins reveals the truth behind what it is like to survive - and thrive - as a senior female politician for two decades.
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              ISBN 9781988547510
              Published NZ 29 Jul 2020
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              State Highway One
                

              State Highway One (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Coley, Sam

              • RRP: $34.99
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              • Pub Date
                25 Aug 20

              This is what I want to do. I want to go home. I want you to come with me. 'I want to go from here...' Finger on Cape Reinga. '..to here.' Finger at the bottom of Stewart Island, right at the bottom of the map. It's been years since Alex was in New Zealand, and years since he spen...t any one-on-one time with his twin sister, Amy. When they lose their parents in a shock accident it seems like the perfect time to reconnect as siblings. To reconnect with this country they call 'home'. As they journey the length of State Highway One, they will scratch at wounds that have never healed - and Alex will be forced to reckon with what coming home really means.
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              ISBN 9781869714260
              Published NZ 25 Aug 2020
              Publisher Hachette
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Prince of Ponies
                

              Prince of Ponies (Paperback)

              By Gregg, Stacy

              • RRP: $17.99
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              • Pub Date
                5 Aug 20

              War destroyed their worlds, now two young girls and their remarkable horses are fighting once more - this time to win.

              ISBN 9780008332341
              Released NZ 5 Aug 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Forever Horse
                

              The Forever Horse (Hardback)

              By Gregg, Stacy

              • RRP: $25.00
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              • Pub Date
                7 Oct 20

              An enchanting and inspiring stand-alone novel from the author of The Princess and the Foal.

              ISBN 9780008332358
              Released NZ 7 Oct 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Tough Country
                

              Tough Country (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bellamy, Mike

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              • Pub Date
                5 Aug 20

              Tall tales of New Zealand bushmen, tradies and back-country rouges Mike Bellamy's father Barry is as tough as they come. Widely credited as the inspiration for Barry Crump's back-country character Sam Cash, Barry was a roving worker in rural North Island during the 50s, 60s and 7...0s. Tough Country is a book about a father by a son, about a bygone era of bushmen, scrub-cutters, hunters and shepherds. It's also a book about the author's own life working the land, and the characters of the 80s and 90s, from tradies and digger-drivers to drain-layers and wharfies.
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              ISBN 9781775541523
              Published NZ 5 Aug 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              New Zealand Rugby Companion: All You Need to Know About the Greatest Rugby Team in the World
                

              New Zealand Rugby Companion: All You Need to Know About the Greatest Rugby Team in the World (Paperback)

              By Lorimer, Kate

              • RRP: $34.99
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              • Pub Date
                4 Nov 20

              The New Zealand All Blacks are one of the most recognisable and formidable teams on the world sporting stage. They are the record setters, the keepers of tradition, and the icons of the game of Rugby Union. They have been the benchmark for skill and execution ever since the oval ...shaped ball first arrived on New Zealand's shores, and are a team the rest of the world aspire to beat. They also hold the most victories of any Test nation, and the best win percentage overall, and can proudly stand shoulder to shoulder alongside some of the greatest sporting teams in the world of any code.Much has been written about the All Blacks and their legacy, but in this one book you get the full picture the Tests, the players, the results and the history - recollecting those memorable moments and marvelling at the exploits of some of world-famous All Blacks. From the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987, when it was still an amateur game, through to their record-breaking exploits in 2016 at the height of professionalism, the All Blacks have enjoyed one of the highest levels of sporting success in the world. But the modern era is not the whole story.The New Zealand Rugby Companion fills in the essential gaps, provides the historic context and completes the total picture for all rugby lovers. Up to including the 2019.
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              ISBN 9781760790707
              Published NZ 4 Nov 2020
              Publisher New Holland Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Supergood
                

              Supergood (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Winter, Chelsea

              • RRP: $50.00
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              • Pub Date
                29 Sep 20

              Yummy, easy, plant-based recipes for every occasion fill this much-anticipated new book by New Zealand's favourite home cook, Chelsea Winter. From beautiful brunches to quick mid-week dinners to delectable desserts to versatile sides, sauces, smoothies and snacks, this book has s...omething everyone will love. Here are hearty, tasty, family-friendly greats like sausage rolls, macaroni cheese, burgers, pizza, lasagne and nachos; treats like ginger slice, chocolate ice cream, banoffee pie, ice cream cake, cookies, brownies, truffles, gelato, doughnuts and hotcakes and - of course - Chelsea's world-famous Lockdown Loaf, plus 10 Second Aioli, Fresh Herby Pesto, Butterscotch and many more great staples. It's all vegetarian, egg-free and dairy-free, with loads of gluten-free options and top tips to inspire every cook. Best of all, this book is everything you'd expect from Chelsea - easy to make, fail-safe, full of easily available ingredients, great looking and totally tasty. Supergood!
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              ISBN 9780143775058
              Released NZ 29 Sep 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Tally Stick
               

              The Tally Stick (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Nixon, Carl

              • RRP: $36.00
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              A compulsive and chilling novel about subjugation, survival and the meaning of family. The car containing the four sleeping children left the earth. From the top of the wooded bluff, where the rain-slick road had curved so treacherously, down to the swollen river at the base of t...he cliff, was easily sixty feet. There was no moon that night, only low, leaden cloud clogging the sky. As if suspended, the car hung in the air for a fraction - of a fraction - of a moment . . . John Chamberlain has brought his family to New Zealand from the UK. Before he starts his new job, he takes them on a driving holiday. The car skids over the road and hurtles off a cliff. The year is 1978. In 2010 the remains of John's older son have been discovered in a remote part of the West Coast, showing he lived for four years after the family disappeared. Found alongside him are his father's watch and what turns out to be a tally stick, a piece of wood scored across, marking items of debt. How had he survived and then died? Where was the rest of his family? And what did the tally stick signify?
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              ISBN 9780143774761
              Released NZ 4 Aug 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              A Mistake
               

              A Mistake (Paperback)

              By Shuker, Carl

              • RRP: $30.00
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              A Mistake is a compelling story of human fallibility, and the dangerous hunger for black and white answers in a world of exponential complication and nuance.

              ISBN 9781776562145
              Published NZ 7 Mar 2019
              Publisher Victoria University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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