The All Whites soccer team did what no other New Zealand sporting team managed in 2009: they stopped a nation dead and created one of the greatest moments of sporting theatre this country has ever witnessed. Never mind that they were playing tiny Bahrain; n... read more

Ryan Nelsen's Road to the World Cup
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Awards:New Zealand Post Book Awards 2012 Finalist: Non-Fiction

The brutal, premeditated murder of Honorah Parker in 1954 in a lonely park by her 16-year-old daughter Pauline and Pauline's 15-year-old friend Juliet Hulme made shock headlines around the world. International media floc... read more

So Brilliantly Clever: Parker, Hulme and the Murder That Shocked the World
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Awards:Winner Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - General Non-Fiction 2016.

This is the first volume of Witi Ihimaera's enthralling memoir, packed with stories of the formative years of this much-loved writer. Witi Ihimaera is a consummate storyteller - one critic calling him one of our 'finest and most memorable'. Some of his best stories, however, are about his own life. Th... read more

Maori Boy: A Memoir of Childhood
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Updated and expanded, this 90th birthday edition of Mandela: An Authorised Portrait features the most complete collection of pictures on Mandela's life ever assembled, and sixty specially commissioned interviews with world leaders, friends and associates ran... read more

Mandela: The Authorised Portrait
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Wisdom of the Last Farmer
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Long before SKII, La Prairie, or the coveted Creme de la Mer, there was Helena Rubinstein. Your mother or grandmother probably used Helena Rubinstein creams or cosmetics once upon a time. But not that many people know about Helena's Australia... read more

Helena Rubinstein: The Woman Who Invented Beauty
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<p>In this unauthorised biography, acquired for an unprecedented advance and in spectacular secrecy, long-time manager and the man who was there from the very beginning, Barry Humphries takes a behind-the-scenes, no-holds-barred look at an icon of our times Dame Edna Ev... read more

Handling Edna
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Brought to you by YouTube Vlogger Alfie Deyes, The Pointless Book is the ultimate addition to his YouTube channel - a weird and funny video-diary of fun, challenges and nothingness: bake a cake in a mug; take part in a people-watching challenge; create a time capsule; diarise a week of your life, and ... read more

The Pointless Book (#1)
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Awards:Shortlisted for YoungMinds Book Award 2007.

This is the heart-wrenching true story of a girl named Cupcake and it begins when, aged eleven, she is orphaned and placed in the 'care' of sadistic foster parents. But there comes a point in her preteen years
maybe it's the night she first tries to run away and is expo... read more

A Piece of Cake
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Million-copy bestselling author Cathy Glass tells the story of Dawn, a sweet and seemingly well-balanced girl whose outward appearance masks a traumatic childhood of suffering at the hands of the ve... read more

Cut: The True Story of an Abandoned, Abused Little Girl Who Was Desperate to be Part of a Family
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The shocking story of a young girl forced into prostitution by her own father, and her painful journey to escape her horrific childhood and build a new life for herself and her sons. Maria's dad was a pimp, living in a world of thieves and street-walkers. Her mother,... read more

Daddy's Little Earner
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A delightful memoir with recipes. Music, Food and Love conveys the vivid experiences of a boy with a passion for music and cooking who grew up in Beijing before and during the Chinese Cultural Revolution. For him, music and food are equally importa... read more

Music, Food and Love: a memoir with recipes
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