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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: 16

Category:

 History

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: 9780958289870
: Nikau Press
: Nikau Press
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: Rob Packer and Barney Brewster
: books
Old Nelson : A postcard history, 1900-1940
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Poetry

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - General Non-Fiction 2016.

Between 2010 and 2014 Lynn Jenner made several related emotional and intellectual investigations. Lost and Gone Away is the record of these: a fascinating hybrid text of nonfiction, prose poems and poetry. The book traverses the aftermath of the Christchurch earthquake; samples and s... read more

What can we make of the fragments that remain of things otherwise lost? To what extent do these fragments embody the unregainable whole or even retain the force of loss that has been brought to bear upon the lost? Lynn Jenner’s thoughtful book ranges from the Christchurch earthquakes... read more

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: 9781869408404
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 210mm X 140mm
: New Zealand
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: Lynn Jenner
: Paperback
: English
: 910
: 224
: books
Lost and Gone Away
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4
General Fields
: MIMI5
: Mimicry
: Mimicry
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: books
Mimicry #5
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Fiction

I do not blush, I cannot make myself blush nor put myself in a situation where I would blush, but a blusher cannot help but blush. A blush, according to Darwin, is "the most peculiar and the most human of all expressions," and the expression over which blushers have the least control. It is a... read more

General Fields
: 9781909585287
: CB Editions
: CB Editions
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: Natalia Zagorska-Thomas; Jack Robinson
: Paperback
: 64
: books
Blush
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 History

Reading Level:New
Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non-Fiction 2016.

Tramping: A New Zealand history tells the story of the development of tramping in New Zealand, tracing its origins to the way Maori and early Europeans engaged with the sometimes forbidding New Zealand mountains and bush. It describes how state-sponsored tracks and huts ... read more

General Fields
: 9781927213230
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
: 215mm X 265mm
: New Zealand
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: Shaun Barnett; Chris Maclean
: Hardback
: Reprint
: 796.510993
: 300
: books
Tramping: A New Zealand History
$70.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Literature

Awards:Shortlisted  for the 2019 Royal Society Te Aparangi Award for General Non-Fiction - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards   

Memory Pieces is an intimate and evocative memoir in three parts.
`Double Unit' tells the story of Maurice Gee's parents - Lyndahl Chapple Gee, a talented writer who for reasons that become clear never went on with a writing career, and Len Gee, a boxer, builder, and man's man. ... read more

Description: Memory Pieces is an intimate and evocative memoir in three parts. `Double Unit' tells the story of Maurice Gee's parents - Lyndahl Chapple Gee, a talented writer who for reasons that become clear never went on with a writing career, and Len Gee, a boxer, builder, and man'... read more

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: 9781776562077
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Maurice Gee
: Paperback
: 823.2 B
: 366
: F
: books
Memory Pieces
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Mary-Kay Wilmers has been a giant of the English literary world for decades. She was integral in the founding of LRB in 1979 during the year-long lock-out at The Times and has served as its editor in chief since 1992. U... read more

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: 9781788161800
: Profile Books Limited
: Profile Books Ltd
: 1.9 Centimeters X 13.5 Centimeters X 21.6 Centimeters
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: Mary-Kay Wilmers
: Paperback
: English
: 824.914
: 256
: books
Human Relations and Other Difficulties - The Collected Essays of Mary-Kay Wilmers
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Food & Drink

Reading Level:very good

We are no longer like our ancestors. We no longer depend on our skills as foragers, gatherers, scavengers, hunters and fishers for food. We are only part-time food raisers at best. . . Our biology, on the other hand, has changed far less. Now there is a mism... read more

General Fields
: 9780947518066
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
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: John D. Potter
: Paperback
: 613.2
: 128
: books
Thought for Food: Why What We Eat Matters
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Literature

The definitive biography of one of the most unique and beloved children's authors of the 20th century, the creator of the Moomins. Tove Jansson (1914-2001) led a long, colourful and productive life, impacting significantly the political, social and cultural history of 20t... read more

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: 9780141978826
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 216mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Tuula Karjalainen
: paperback
: 1
: en
: 839.7374
: 304
: books
Tove Jansson: Work and Love
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Dance & Sport

Reading Level:near fine
Awards:Longlisted  for the 2019 Royal Society Te Aparangi Award for General Non-Fiction - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 

This is a book about New Zealanders and their deep connection to swimming in the outdoors. Every neighbourhood has its swimming hole up the river, its local beach, or a back road to the lake. A love of swimming is one of the things that defines Kiwis... read more

General Fields
: 9780947503956
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
Special Fields
: Annette Lees
: Paperback
: 797.210993
: 254
: books
Swim: A Year of Swimming Outdoors in New Zealand
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Art

'Standing among Tony's installation of paintings and painted Coca Cola bottles precariously balanced on a shelf held up by a stick, I was a little freaked out. Tony, the art provocateur, had succeeded in provoking me.' Welcome to the low-brow, high-art world of Tony de Lautour. W... read more

General Fields
: 9781877375538
: Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna o Waiwhetu
: Christchurch Art Gallery / Te Puna o Waiwhetu
Special Fields
: Peter Vangioni
: Paperback
: 224
: books
Us v Them : Tony de Lautour
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2