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            Life on the Road: Kiwi Trucking Stories
              

            Life on the Road: Kiwi Trucking Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Covich, Randolph

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            "The secret lives of truckies New Zealand truck drivers share their incredible stories from the road. Includes pieces that chart the personal impact of being a truckie (e.g. family legacy, raising kids remotely, life on the road with an unwell partner at home, a couple who met th ...

            ISBN 9780143771944
            Release Date 30 July 2018 by Random House
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            Straight from the Pig's Mouth: The Life and Crimes of a Kiwi Detective
             

            Straight from the Pig's Mouth: The Life and Crimes of a Kiwi Detective (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lester, Al

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            From his fledgling days as a constable to being a detective sergeant on high-profile cases, retired Christchurch policeman Al Lester has many a story to tell as he reflects on a career on the wafer-thin blue line.

            ISBN 9780143772095
            Published 2 July 2018 by Penguin
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            The Short Life & Mysterious Death of Jane Furlong
             

            The Short Life & Mysterious Death of Jane Furlong (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Dennett, Kelly

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            Jane was 17 when she disappeared off Auckland's Karangahape Road in 1993. She was a girlfriend, a daughter, a sex worker, and the mother of a young baby. Her disappearance made sensational headlines across the country, particularly when it was linked to the sex crimes of a wealth ...

            ISBN 9781927249499
            Published 2 March 2018 by Awa Press
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            An ANZAC in the Family
              

            An ANZAC in the Family (Paperback)

            By Abrahart, Sherryl

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            From the classrooms and playgrounds of early 1900s New Zealand to the battlefields of Gallipoli, the tragedy of the Marquette, and the trenches of France, this is the story of Private Leslie McAlpine. Many families in New Zealand have an Anzac who served in the First World War. L ...

            ISBN 9780473428044
            Published 30 March 2018
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            Penguins Under the Porch, Peng: A Yorkshireman's Ode to Oamaru
             

            Penguins Under the Porch, Peng: A Yorkshireman's Ode to Oamaru (Paperback)

            By Harbourne, David

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            David Harbourne fell in love with Oamaru when he first visited it and returned a few years later to write an in depth study of the town and its history. The story of Oamaru's history and revival is written with humour and flair,

            ISBN 9781927167366
            Published 13 May 2018 by Wily Publications
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            Out of the Wild: Seven Years In The Wilderness: 2018
              

            Out of the Wild: Seven Years In The Wilderness: 2018 (Paperback)

            By Paterson, Charlie

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            A very honest, warts and all, account of one young man's unique life journey, striving to survive for seven years in a very remote rainforest location, Jamestown Bay, Fiordland National Park; three days' walk away from the nearest road end.

            ISBN 9780473414542
            Published 1 November 2017 by NZ / SP Author Self Published
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            The Barefoot Surgeon: The Inspirational Story of Dr Sanduk Ruit, the Eye Surgeon Giving Sight and Hope to the World's Poor

            The Barefoot Surgeon: The Inspirational Story of Dr Sanduk Ruit, the Eye Surgeon Giving Sight and Hope to the World's Poor (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gripper, Ali

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            This is the inspiring and remarkable story of Dr Sanduk Ruit, an extraordinary surgeon who is changing the lives of worlds' poorest people one pair of eyes at a time. He is the man of whom Fred Hollows said, 'If I've done one thing in life I'm proud of, it's launching Ruit into t ...

            ISBN 9781760292706
            Published 27 June 2018 by Allen & Unwin
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            Alone in the Tasman, Alone: Tony Allan;s Trus Story of Survival at Sea
             

            Alone in the Tasman, Alone: Tony Allan;s Trus Story of Survival at Sea (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hill, Les

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            Tony Allan's trimaran sank on his return solo voyage from Australia in the middle of the Tasman Sea. What followed were 20 days of incredible challenges as he sought to survive the alone in a small life raft with only limited supplies.

            ISBN 9781927167359
            Published 1 May 2018 by Wily Publications
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            Lock Up: Behind the bars at gaols in Australia and New Zealand
              

            Lock Up: Behind the bars at gaols in Australia and New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Miller, John

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            Lock Up: Behind the bars at gaols in Australia and New Zealand tells the story of the infamous prisons that have housed our criminals since colonial times right up to the present day. Along the way, it looks at the great escapes, tragic executions, paranormal activity, major crim ...

            ISBN 9781925335057
            Release Date 1 September 2018 by Exisle Publishing
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            The Girl Who Smiled Beads

            The Girl Who Smiled Beads (Hardback)

            By Wamariya, Clemantine; Weil, Elizabeth

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            Clemantine Wamariya was six years old when her mother and father began to speak in whispers, when neighbours began to disappear, and when she heard the loud, ugly sounds her brother said were thunder.

            ISBN 9781786331465
            Published 15 July 2018 by Cornerstone
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