A wake-up call and a battle-cry for all Kiwi women Lizzie Marvelly tells the story of New Zealand's feminist roots, then traverses the modern landscape, tearing apart areas of gender imbalance and pervading attitudes to Kiwi women. In particular, Liz... read more

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: 9781775541127
: HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
: 2.5 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 21 Centimeters
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: Lizzie Marvelly
: Paperback
: 305.42092
: 304
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That F Word: Growing up Feminist in Aotearoa
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Category:

 Politics

Reading Level:Near Fine

In August 2010, a New Zealand soldier died in a roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan. In retaliation, the New Zealand SAS led a raid on two isolated villages in search of the fighters they suspected were responsible. They all knew... read more

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: 9780947503390
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
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: Nicky Hager; Jon Stephenson
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 356.1670993
: Near Fine
: 160
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Hit and Run: The New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan and the Meaning of Honour
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 NZ Biography

For the first time, Steven Adams shares the story behind his meteoric rise from the streets of Rotorua to his emerging stardom in the NBA. Adams overcame the odds to become a top prospect in the 2013 NBA draft. From there he went on to secure a four-year contract wi... read more

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: 9780143771296
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Penguin Books
: 2.3 X 15.4
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: Steven Adams (with Madeleine Chapman)
: Paperback
: 796.323
: 272
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Steven Adams: My Life, My Fight
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 Adventure

Awards:Shortlisted for New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults: HELL Children's Choice Non-Fiction 2016.

Fast going off the rails and hanging out with the wrong crowd, Brando Yelavich, a plucky 20-year-old from Auckland's North Shore, decided he needed to change his life. He needed a mission. He was going to walk around New Zealand.
Brando reac... read more

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: 9780143573159
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 21.00 cmmm X 15.50 cmmm
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: Brando Yelavich
: Paperback
: 796.50993092
: 288
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Wildboy: An Epic Trek Around the Coast of New Zealand
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'I want to create a ripple effect - a wave of body positivity.' Inspirational blogger Makaia Carr left school at 16 and was pregnant with her first child a year later. In her own words, she was a 'Maori teen mum from the 'Naki' who others expected to ... read more

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: 9780143772293
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
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: Makaia Carr
: Paperback
: 240
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Keeping it Real: Love Your Body, Love Your Life
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 NZ Biography

Garth Barfoot is a remarkable New Zealander who has applied his immense determination to achieving success in both the real estate world and the triathlon field.
This biography follows Garth’s life-long journey as he tackles the lows and celebrates the highs of business life, relationships... read more

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: 9781927213346
: Craig Potton Publishing
: Craig Potton Publishing
: 234 x 153 mm
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: On the Move The autobiography of Garth Barfoot
: Paperback
: 166
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On the Move The Autobiography of Garth Barfoot
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When writer and historian Peter Wells found a cache of family letters amongst his elderly mother's effects, he realised that he had the means of retracing the history of a not-untypical family swept out to New Zealand during the great nineteenth-century ... read more

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: 9780994147363
: Massey University Press
: Massey University Press
: 210mm X 138mm
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: Peter Wells
: Paperback
: 929.20993
: 336
: Full colour illustrations
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Dear Oliver: Uncovering a Pakeha History
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 NZ Biography

Don Brash has been closely involved in the economic and political life of New Zealand for more than four decades - as economist, chief executive of Broadbank, the New Zealand Kiwifruit Authority, and Trust Bank, chairman of numerous government advisory committees, Governor of the ... read more

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: 9780473269081
: TROIKA
: TROIKA
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: Don Brash
: Paperback
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Incredible Luck
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 NZ Biography

Reading Level:Very Good

At my worst moments, I lost all sense of hope for the future. As I began to slowly get better, I began to be able to say to myself, 'This will pass, you'll get through this. Hang on to hope.' John Kirwan was one of the most devastating wingers New Zealand, ... read more

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: 9780143204800
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 230mm X 152mm
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: John Kirwan
: Paperback
: 1010
: 616.85270092
: Very Good
: 288
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All Blacks Don't Cry: A Story of Hope
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A fascinating insight into Helen Clark's career, throughout which she has consistently worked for equality and parity, most particularly for women.

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: 9781988547053
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
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: Helen Clark
: Hardback
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Women, Equality, Power: Selected Speeches from a Life of Leadership
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Collective biographies have been written for Britain’s and Australia’s Prime Ministers, and for America’s Presidents. Until now New Zealand has had no comparable overview.
Based on extensive, careful archival research,... read more

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: 9781927305294
: David Ling Publishing Limited
: David Ling Publishing Limited
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: Michael Bassett
: Hardback
: books
New Zealand's Prime Ministers: From Dick Seddon to John Key
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 NZ Biography

Reading Level:Very Good

New Zealand's first elected woman prime minister; nine years in power through the foreshore and seabed, Afghanistan and Iraq, Corngate and Paintergate; head of the UN Development Program and ranked among the most powerful women in the world. Helen Clark's public life is well known. But what about the ... read more

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: 9781869408381
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 228mm X 152mm
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: Claudia Pond Eyley
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: Very Good
: 320
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Helen Clark: Inside Stories
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