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 Volume Editions

A travelling writer makes an unexpected connection with a customs official in Marrakech. 

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: 9780473416928
: VOLUME
: VOLUME
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: 210 x 150 mm
: David Coventry
: 8
: books
Transit at Marrakech
$5.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 15

Category:

 Literature

Awards:Long-listed for Baillie Gifford Prize 2017.

Edward Lear's poems follow and break the rules. They abide by the logic of syntax, the linking of rhyme and the dance of rhythm, and these 'nonsenses' are full of joy - yet set against darkness. Where do these human-like animals and birds and these odd adventures ... read more

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: 9780571269549
: Faber & Faber
: Faber & Faber
: 234mm X 156mm
: United Kingdom
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: Jenny Uglow
: 608
: 821.8
: English
: Main
: Hardback
: books
Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense
$55.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 10

From the 1930s through the 1950s, a substantial number of forced migrants - refugees from Nazism, displaced people after World War II and escapees from Communist countries - arrived in New Zealand from Europe. Among them were an extraordinary ... read more

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: 9781869408732
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 265mm X 215mm
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: Leonard Bell
: HB
: 320
: 709
: English
: Hardback
: books
Strangers Arrive: Emigres and the Arts in New Zealand, 1930-1980
$75.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 8

Who's who, where's where and what's what in the arts in Nelson.

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: 9780473301125
: Radi
: Radi
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: books
Nelson Arts Guide 2015
$5.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

While cooking at Chez Panisse at the start of her career, Samin Nosrat noticed that amid the chaos of the kitchen there were four key principles that her fellow chefs would always fall back on to make their food better: Salt, Fat, Acid and Heat. ... read more

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: 9781782112303
: Canongate Books Ltd
: Canongate Books Ltd
: 23.20 cmmm X 18.70 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: Samin Nosrat
: Colour illustrations throughout. Colour hand-drawings.
: 480
: 641.5
: en
: Wendy MacNaughton
: Main
: Hardback
: books
Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat - The Four Elements of Good Cooking
$55.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Writing

In over 30 essays written over 20 years, one of the worlds great storytellers meditates on story-telling. Warm, funny, generous, entertaining and, above all, deeply considered, they offer thoughts on a wide variety of topics, including the origin and composition of... read more

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: 9781910200964
: David Fickling Books
: David Fickling Books
: 24.10 cmmm X 15.60 cmmm X 4.30 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: Philip Pullman
: 9 colour illustrations and 42 B/W illustrations
: 496
: 808
: English
: Hardcover
: books
Daemon Voices: Essays on Storytelling
$38.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 Food & Drink

The Unbakery book is a celebration of the food served by the little bird unbakery, along with the chefs who create it. The aim is to celebrate and educate people about the possibilities of what you can create simply using vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds.
The book encourages fo... read more

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: 9780992249380
: Beatnik Publishing
: Beatnik Publishing
: 215 x 285 mm
: New Zealand
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: Megan May
: 264
: 641.563
: Hardback
: books
The Unbakery
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
save $15.00(NZD) (25%) $60.00(NZD)
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Literature

From the acclaimed author of The Old Ways and Landmarks -- an essay on the beauty and joy of reading, for anyone who has ever loved a book Every book is a kind of gift to its reader, and the act of giving books is charged with a special emotional resonance. It is a meeting of t... read more

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: 9780241978313
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 181mm X 111mm
: United Kingdom
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: Robert Macfarlane
: 32
: 028.9
: en
: 617
: Paperback
: books
The Gifts of Reading
$9.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Literature

A compendium of non-fiction pieces held together by the theme of 'Home' and commissioned from 21 of New Zealand's best writers. Strong, relevant, topical and pertinent, these essays are also compelling, provocative and affecting, they carry the reader from Dunedin to West Papua, Ja... read more

Home: New writing is an excellent collection of essays from New Zealand writers. Each essay chosen by editor Thom Conroy takes you on its own journey, personal yet universal. In his introduction, Conroy reflects on the concept of 'home' being at the forefronts of our minds, with in... read more

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: 9780994140753
: Massey University Press
: Massey University Press
: 200mm X 148mm
: New Zealand
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: editor: Thom Conroy
: Paperback
: books
Home : New writing
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

The New Zealand beer industry is a dynamic one - full of larger-than-life, passionate characters; from loveable rogues through to budding mad scientists. Our beers are just as diverse. Bringing together brewing traditions from all over the world... read more

The craft beer industry in New Zealand has been on the up and up since the 1980s. Nelson has more breweries per capita than anywhere else in the country: there are several dedicated craft beer bars - The Freehouse and the Craft Beer Depot; and a... read more

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: 9780947503413
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 240mm X 170mm
: New Zealand
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: Jules van Costello
: 220
: Paperback
: books
Brewed: A guide to the beer of New Zealand 2nd Edition
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 Literature

When we spend so much of our time immersed in books, who's to say where reading ends and living begins? The two are impossibly and gloriously wedded, as Hill shows in Jacob's Room Is Full of Books. Considering everything from Edith Wharton's novels through Alan Bennett... read more

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: 9781781250808
: Profile Books Ltd
: Profile Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Susan Hill
: 256
: 920
: English
: Hardback
: books
Jacob's Room is Full of Books
$33.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Night photography of New Zealand scenes and landscapes, combined with pithy proverbs and quotes. Featuring rural and suburban settings from around the country, this is the first book of night photos to be published in NZ. As well as full colour ... read more

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: 9780473202583
: Barney Brewster
: Barney Brewster
: 210mm X 277mm
: New Zealand
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: Barney Brewster
: colour photographs
: 64
: 778.7190993
: Paperback
: books
Night Visions: Reflections for the Moonlight Hours
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3