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 NZ Fiction

Eleanor Hutton is a young New Zealand General Practitioner – completely dedicated to her profession – whose ‘happiness’ is challenged by the deep and disturbing friendship that develops between her and her dying patient. The patient, Ted, in his middle sixties, is ... read more

General Fields
: 9781782376033
: Original Writing
: Original Writing
: 22.00 cmmm
Special Fields
: Fred Simpson
: 232
: en
: books
Ted's Urn
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 NZ Fiction

If we don't have the past in mind, it is merely history. If we do, it is still part of the present.
Esther's grandparents first meet at a church dance in London in 1947. Stephen, a shy young Kiwi, has left to practise pharmacy on the other side of the world. Eva has gro... read more

General Fields
: 9781776561797
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Vincent O'Sullivan
: F
: 0
: Paperback
: books
All This by Chance
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 NZ Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2006.

A stunning first novel that was to become an international bestseller. Veronika, a writer in her early thirties, rents a house in the Swedish countryside to finish her novel. She is also cocooning herself from her past. She befriends Astrid, a reclusive older woman... read more

General Fields
: 9780143020288
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Penguin Books
: 200x130mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Linda Olsson
: Modern fiction
: 288
: 823.3
: 1
: Paperback
: books
Let Me Sing You Gentle Songs
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

Awards:Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize Winner - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

Winner of the New Zealand Book Awards Fiction prize Germany, 1939. Two children watch as their parents become immersed in the puzzling mechanisms of power. Siggi lives in the affluent ignorance of middle-class Berlin, her father a censor who excises prohibited words ('promise', '... read more

General Fields
: 9781776560622
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Catherine Chidgey
: F
: 384
: 823.92
: en
: Paperback
: books
The Wish Child
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 NZ Fiction

The Envoy from Mirror City is the third book of Janet Frame's three-volume autobiography, described by Michael Holroyd as 'one of the greatest autobiographies written this century.' It describes her travels overseas and entry into the saving world of writers and the 'M... read more

General Fields
: 9781869411312
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Janet Frame
: 152
: Paperback
: books
The Envoy from Mirror City
$12.00(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

Awards:Longlisted for Ockhams Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize 2018

From the author of the acclaimed The Wish Child comes something unexpected and fearless: a found novel. The Beat of the Pendulum is the result of one year in which Chidgey drew upon the language she encountered on a daily basis, such as news stories, radio broadcasts, e... read more

General Fields
: 9781776561704
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Catherine Chidgey
: F
: 494
: Paperback
: books
The Beat of the Pendulum
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The great Kiwi summer conjures images of the beach, swimming, boating, fishing, families, friends adventures ...
This collection of seven stories and ten poems capture that quintessential summer feeling, and is perfect summertime readi... read more

General Fields
: 9780143771593
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Puffin
: 267mm X 218mm X 25mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Various Authors
: 224
: Hardback
: books
Summer Days: Stories and Poems Celebrating the Kiwi Summer
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 NZ Fiction

In the wake of an unfortunate best-friend-and-boyfriend-caught-having-sex-in-a-chair incident, Jo Donnelly flees her civilised city life to take up a temporary job at the physiotherapy clinic in her small home town. Jo is ineptly assisted at work by a receptionist who divides he... read more

General Fields
: 9781742379395
: Allen & Unwin
: Arena
: 190mm X 135mm
: Australia
Special Fields
: Danielle Hawkins
: 416
: N823.00
: 1
: Paperback
: books
Dinner at Rose's
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 NZ Fiction

The story of Fletcher Christian, sailor, adventurer and mutineer of the HMS Bounty.On the 28th of April 1789, mutineer Fletcher Christian seized command of the ship HMS Bounty from its captain, William Bligh. Fletcher of the Bounty is a fictional account of the Tahitian vo... read more

General Fields
: 9781775541066
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: 23.50 cmmm X 15.40 cmmm X 2.40 cmmm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Graeme Lay
: 302
: en
: 817
: Paperback
: books
Fletcher of the Bounty
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 NZ Fiction

A fascinating novel about a house with a fanciful little turret, built by a river. Unfolding within its rooms are lives of event and emotional upheaval. A lot happens. And the tumultuous events of the twentieth century also leave their mark, from war to economi... read more

General Fields
: 9780143770626
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 233mm X 155mm X 30mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Fiona Farrell
: 368
: Paperback
: books
Decline and Fall on Savage Street
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 NZ Fiction

Series:Smuggler's Wife

A story of love, family, adventure and intrigue, set against backdrops of the gold rushes in Australia and New Zealand and the Opium Wars in China. When Kitty and Rian Farrell sail their schooner Katipo III in Dunedin Harbour in 1863, they are on a mission. The gold... read more

General Fields
: 9781460753101
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: 199mm X 129mm X 25mm
: Australia
Special Fields
: Deborah Challinor
: 560
: Paperback
: books
The Cloud Leopard's Daughter
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 NZ Fiction

A raft of writers and artists diagnose 'vital signs' in the next Landfall, published in May 2014. From the slogan on a T-shirt in Mexico, to the moon rising over a flag in Turkey, to haunting evidence of menace and mystery in the Marlborough Sounds, Landfall 227 traverses narratives, identities and cu... read more

General Fields
: 9781877578465
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 215mm X 165mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: David Eggleton
: Colour photographs
: 208
: Paperback
: books
Landfall 227: Vital Signs
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