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: 9780473407995
: Rimmington Family Trust
: Rimmington Family Trust
: New Zealand
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: Russ Rimmington
: Hardback
: books
Nophoto
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTELLER 'A charming period piece' Times 'A marvellous book ... unputdownable ... utterly engaging' Telegraph In 1954, a young television presenter was offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to travel the world finding rare and elusive a... read more

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: 9781473664968
: Hodder & Stoughton
: Two Roads
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: David Attenborough
: 416
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Adventures of a Young Naturalist
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Gordon 'Titch' Tietjens, pioneer of the global sevens game, is one of New Zealand's greatest ever rugby coaches. His many accolades - including 12 IRB World Series, two IRB Rugby World Cups and four Commonwealth Games gold medals - easily place him alongside the like... read more

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: 9780143771616
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 274mm X 154mm X 26mm
: New Zealand
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: Gordon Tietjens
: 288
: Paperback
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Legacy: Gordon Tietjens
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One man's memoir of World War II which took him from the Blitz to the jungles of Burma, to the devastation of Hiroshima.'I consider myself lucky to have survived the global carnage still myself - a reluctant soldier who had to go to war, who only ev... read more

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: 9780473374310
: McKenzie Publishing
: McKenzie Publishing
: New Zealand
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: Karen McMillan
: Paperback
: books
From the Blitz to the  Burmese Jungle & Beyond
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Awards:Shortlisted for British Book Award 2004.

This mesmerizing portrait of a proud man who, through three decades and successive repressive regimes, heroically braved persecution to bring books to the people of Kabul has elicited extraordinary praise throughout the world and become a phenomenal international be... read more

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: 9781844080472
: Little, Brown Book Group Limited
: Virago Press
: 198mm X 126mm
: United Kingdom
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: Åsne Seierstad
: Biography & autobiography; Places & peoples: general interest; Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -
: 288
: 958.1 B
: English
: New edition
: Paperback
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The Bookseller of Kabul
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: 9780349009759
: Little, Brown Book Group
: Virago Press Ltd
: 23.40 cmmm X 15.30 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: Nadia Murad
: TBC
: 320
: 956.7044/31 B
: en
: 1
: Paperback
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The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity and My Fight Against the Islamic State
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For readers of social commentary. On Wednesdays this past year the longest serving Labor prime minister - he won four elections between 1983 and 1991 and maintained a 75% approval rating with the Australian people - has welcomed writer Derek Rielly into his home for ani... read more

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: 9781760554262
: Pan Macmillan Australia
: Macmillan Australia
: 198mm X 129mm
: Australia
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: Derek Rielly
: 312
: 324.2092
: Hardback
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Wednesdays with Bob
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This is a story of Jelena Dokic's survival. How she survived as a refugee, twice. How she survived on the tennis court to become world No. 4. But, most importantly, how she survived her father, Damir Dokic, the tennis dad from hell. Jelena was a prodigious talent, heralded as ... read more

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: 9780143784227
: Random House Australia
: Ebury Australia
: 232mm X 160mm X 25mm
: Australia
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: Jessica Halloran; Jelena Dokic
: 320
: 796
: English
: Paperback
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Unbreakable
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Now is probably as good a time as any to make a full confession...Telling his story for the first time, the director of Time Bandits, Brazil, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The Fisher King, 12 Monkeys and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - not to men... read more

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: 9781782111085
: Canongate Books Ltd
: Canongate Books Ltd
: 256mm X 195mm
: United Kingdom
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: Terry Gilliam
: 304
: 791.430233092
: Main
: Paperback
: books
Gilliamesque: A Pre-Posthumous Memoir
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It's a diary of a very modern entertainer and his ever-changing thoughts, the story of somebody who escaped Butlins, and the tale of a pop star trying to find his feet again after coming out of early retirement. It's true, and funny, and occasionally sad, and well-writt... read more

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: 9781760409142
: Bonnier Publishing Australia
: Echo Publishing
: Australia
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: Chris Heath
: Paperback
: books
Reveal: Robbie Williams
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University
 
"A coming-of-age memoir reminiscent of The Glass Castle."--O: The Oprah Magazine... read more

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: 9781786330529
: Random House
: Hutchinson
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Tara Westover
: 400
: 270.092 B
: English
: Paperback
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Educated
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A personal account of a New Zealand sporting icon who became a world superstar - the greatest fly-half in international rugby. Dan Carter is the world record holder for most test points, has twice been named the IRB's Player of the Year and twice New Zealand Player of t... read more

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: 9781927262382
: Upstart Press Ltd
: Mower
: 234mm X 225mm
: New Zealand
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: Duncan Greive
: 328
: 796.333092
: Hardback
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Dan Carter: My Story
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