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Sam Hunt is New Zealand¿s best-known and, arguably, best-loved poet. Coming to it: Selected poems is the latest collection of Hunt¿s poems to be published. It is intended to replace both Doubtless: New and selected and Knucklebones: Poems 1962¿2012... read more

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: 9780947503802
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
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: Sam Hunt
: Hardback
: 821.2
: 208
: books
Coming To It: Selected Poems
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Whether rhyming, tongue-tying, or defying structure, here are more than three dozen poems that simply beg to be read aloud.  The creators of A POKE IN THE I and A KICK IN THE HEAD complete a triplet with this collection of lively rhymes and tric... read more

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: 9780763660833
: Candlewick Press (Ma)
: Candlewick Press (Ma)
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: Paul B. Janeczko
: Paperback / softback
: Chris Raschka
: 811
: 64
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A Foot in the Mouth: Poems to Speak, Sing, and Shout
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Being Here is the first book to survey the entire span of Vincent O'Sullivan's poetry, from Bearings (1973) to new poems first published in this volume. On display is the full range of the wit, intellectual agility and arresting beauty of one of New Zealand literature's finest poets.

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: 9780864739315
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Vincent O'Sullivan
: Hardback
: books
Being Here
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Reading Level:Very Good
Awards:Jesse Mckay Best First Book Award for Poetry - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

Bird turns her prescient eye on love and loss, and what emerges is like a helicopter in fog... or a bejewelled Christmas sleigh, gliding triumphantly through the contemporary aesthetic desert... this is at once an intelligent and compelling fantasy of tenderness... heartbreaking... read more

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: 9781776560714
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
: 21.00 cmmm X 16.50 cmmm
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: Hera Lindsay Bird
: Paperback
: Reprint
: 821.92
: Very Good
: 112
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Hera Lindsay Bird
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I've begun to think of short poems as being the literary equivalent of the small house movement. Small houses contain the same essential spaces as large houses do. Both have places in which to eat, sleep, bathe and sit; they're the same, except small houses are, well, s... read more

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: 9781776562022
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Jenny Bornholdt
: Hardback
: books
Short Poems Of New Zealand
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 Poetry

'A national treasure' Daily ExpressTo mark and celebrate National Hedgehog Awareness Week, Pam Ayres has written a less-than-fond farewell from perspective of the 'last hedgehog left on earth' - a delightful, hilarious and thought-provoking elegy to that most beloved inhabitant of ... read more

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: 9781509881260
: Pan Macmillan
: Picador
: 130mm X 120mm
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: Pam Ayres
: Hardback
: 518
: 821.92
: 48
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The Last Hedgehog
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 NZ Poetry

A stunning collection of poems from one of New Zealand's most respected writers. David Eggleton wrote of Marshall's poetry in the New Zealand Listenerthat, 'Above all, the poems are redolent of the South Island - all wild winds and dry hills, sleepy summer afternoons, the shi... read more

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: 9780143771845
: Random House New Zealand
: Vintage
: 2 Centimeters X 16.2 Centimeters X 22 Centimeters
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: Owen Marshall
: Hardback
: 821.3
: 208
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View from the South
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I always thought that people, who are vibrantly individual creatures, deserve more than a mere formal ritual at their farewell, so I began to write individual pieces to help say farewell in a more personal way. Then it became clear that others would like to use some of these, so they... read more

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: 9780994110329
: The Copy Press
: The Copy Press
: 210mm X 210mm
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: Robert Allen
: Paperback
: Barbara Allen
: 84
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Saying Farewell
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Poetry New Zealand Yearbook, this country's longest-running poetry magazine, showcases new writing from New Zealand and overseas. It presents the work of talented newcomers as well as that of established voices. This issue features the winning entries of the Poetr... read more

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: 9780994147332
: Massey University Press
: Massey University Press
: 200mm X 145mm
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: Jack Ross
: Paperback
: 360
: Black and white illustrations
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Poetry New Zealand Yearbook: 2018
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" All his life he¿d measured the worth of a work by its cost in effort. Only at the last came this `certainty of execution¿ costing him next-to-nothing, receiving his all. In his eighty-sixth year, C. K. Stead¿s new collection ... read more

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: 9781869408893
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: --- length: - '8.75' width: - '6.5' units: - Inches
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: C. K. Stead
: Paperback
: 821.2
: 128
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That Derrida Whom I Derided Died - Poems 2013-2017
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 Poetry

This gorgeously illustrated collection includes forty-six poems and is divided into sections covering: musings, youth, family, love, imaginings, nature, war and endings. Chris Riddell brings them to life with his exquisite, intricate artwork in this beautiful anthology. Pe... read more

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: 9781509814374
: Pan Macmillan
: Macmillan Children's Books
: .01 Inches X 6 Inches X 7.75 Inches
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: Chris Riddell
: Hardback
: 821.008
: 208
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Poems to Live Your Life By
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 NZ Poetry

Salt River Songs is Sam Hunt's latest collection of poems, written over the last few years in his house that sits amongst a grove of totara trees on the Arapaoa, one of the five main salt rivers of the Kaipara Harbour. As always, his unflinchingly honest, elegiac and moving poems... read more

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: 9780947503031
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 200mm X 125mm
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: Sam Hunt
: Paperback
: 72
: books
Salt River Songs
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