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 New Zealand Fiction

The birth of a daughter - Kahu - breaks the lineage of a Maori tribe. Rejected by her grandfather, Kahu develops the ability to communicate with whales, echoing those of the ancient Whale Rider after whom she was named. This magical and mythical novel tells of the confli... read more

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: 9780143011392
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Witi Ihimaera
: Paperback
: 1108
: English
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The Whale Rider
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Very Good
Awards:Shortlisted for Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Novel (Adult) 2014.

Wellington. The wind city. New Zealand's home of art and culture, but darker forces, forgotten forces, are starting to reappear. Aotearoa's displaced iwi atua - the patupaiarehe, taniwha, and ponaturi of legend - have decided to make Wellington their home, and while some have... read more

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: 9780992257866
: Steam Press
: Steam Press
: 198x129mm
: New Zealand
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: Summer Wigmore
: Paperback
: Proof
: 823.3
: Very Good
: 323
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The Wind City
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Very Good

A unique blend of a compelling story with insights into writing from a prize-winning author...some of us are not satisfied with that one life, even if it is shared with many friends and relatives. Writers take what we learn of human nature and, fuelled by our longings for... read more

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: 9781775532590
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 235x155mm
: New Zealand
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: Stephanie Johnson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: Very Good
: 243
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The Writing Class
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:very good

"I am two people now. I have split. One of us will be seeing Caroline's fiance later this evening. The other is smiling politely. He is a square of dark chocolate, my morning espresso, a Kahlua cocktail on a Friday night. He is muscle, sinew, heart, blood. Pump and beat... read more

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: 9780994106575
: Makaro Press
: Makaro Press
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Janis Freegard
: Paperback
: very good
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The Year of Falling
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Awards:Finalist for the 2019 Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 

An utterly compelling recreation of the events that led to one of the last executions in New Zealand.
Albert Black, known as the 'jukebox killer', was only twenty when he was convicted of murdering another young man in a fight at a milk bar in Auckland on 26 July 1... read more

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: 9780143771807
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 2.8 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 23.3 Centimeters
: New Zealand
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: Fiona Kidman
: Paperback
: 718
: en
: 823.2
: 304
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This Mortal Boy
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:near fine

Blackball, West Coast, pre-World War I. Three youngsters; Pansy, Clem and Otto. Life had an idyllic surface with a far from idyllic underside for youngsters in this mining town. As a World War approaches, the harsh realities become apparent � just because you a... read more

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: 9781927262986
: Upstart Press
: Upstart Press
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: Paddy Richardson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 823.2
: near fine
: 296
: F
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Through the Lonesome Dark
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Near Fine
Awards:NZ POST BOOK AWARDS 2014 - NZSA best first book Winner  

Men wake floating in their tents as a river scales its banks.
Four girls gather around a Ouija board as a boy crouches at a window.
A woman visits the man who took her prisoner as a girl.
A boy decides to become a sinner as he tramps out of Reefton in the last of daylight.
... read more

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: 9780864738936
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 210mm X 138mm
: New Zealand
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: Amy Head
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 823.3
: Near Fine
: 132
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Tough
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Reading Level:Near Fine

'The Southern Cross cuts through my heart instead of through the sky.' A weekend away from home. But where is home? Is it London? Or New Zealand? Grace Cleave, expatriate novelist living in London, is holidaying in the north of England. Her host asks why she has aban... read more

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: 9781869418687
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 220x140mm
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: Janet Frame
: Paperback
: Near Fine
: 206
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Towards Another Summer
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Cristal66 goes shopping online and gets more than she bargained for...much more. Like the famous auction site itself, Trade Me - The Novel sucks you in and won�t let you go until the action is over.Extremely funny and very topical, Geoff Vause captures the buzz of the internet traders world.

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: 9780473147631
: Dummy
: Dummy
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: Geoff Vause
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Trade Me - The Novel
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

General Fields
: 9781483683195
: Xlibris Corporation
: Xlibris Corporation
: 229mm X 152mm X 21mm
: United States
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: Sue McCauley
: Hardback
: 292
: black & white illustrations
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Tropic of Guile
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Series:Uncle Trev
Awards:Finalist Junior Fiction New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards 2013

It's the 1930s. Our storyteller is crook in bed, trying to get over a long sickness and wanting to go back to school, when Uncle Trev arrives to let Mum go out and do the shopping. Uncle Trev tells one story after another about the animals out on his fa... read more

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: 9781877467158
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Jack Lasenby
: Paperback
: 823.2
: 207
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Uncle Trev and His Whistling Bull
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Category:

 New Zealand Fiction

Mexican drug cartels. Double agents. International money laundering. Gun fights. Massacres. This is a novel based on the life of Keith Bulfin - a conservative Melbourne father, pushing middle age - who is drawn into a world of drug smuggling and horrific violence in Mexico City.... read more

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: 9781741669503
: Random House Australia
: Random House Australia
: 153mm X 234mm
: Australia
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: Keith Bulfin
: Paperback
: 1210
: 823.92
: 400
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Undercover
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