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 Novel

From the thrilling imagination of bestselling, award-winning Colm Tóibín comes a retelling of the story of Clytemnestra - spectacularly audacious, violent, vengeful, lustful, and instantly compelling - and her children. "I ha... read more

Colm Toibin’s The House of Names is a retelling of the myth of Clytemnestra, a story of revenge, violence, pain and love. Agamemnon, her husband and king of Argos, is losing the Trojan campaign. When he calls on the gods for help, they ins... read more

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: 9781760551421
: Pan Macmillan Australia
: Picador Australia
: 198mm X 129mm
: Australia
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: Colm Toibin
: 272
: Hardback
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House of Names
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Category:

 Novel

Awards:Shortlisted for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2016. Shortlisted for the Baileys Prize 2017.

LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2017 SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2016 WINNER OF THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE 2016 SHORTLISTED FOR THE PARAGRAPHE HUGH MACLENNAN PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016. In Canada in 1991... read more

General Fields
: 9781783782673
: Granta Books
: Granta Books
: 198mm X 129mm X 28mm
: United Kingdom
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: Madeleine Thien
: 480
: 813.6
: English
: Paperback
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Do Not Say We Have Nothing
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Category:

 Novel

Awards:Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize Winner - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

At the heart of Catherine Chidgey's extraordinary new novel is an enigmatic voice that tells the story of German families caught up in a nation's dream. It's 1939. Two children watch as their parents become immersed in the puzzling mecha... read more

Catherine Chidgey’s The Wish Child is a stunning portrayal of war-time Germany through the eyes of two children, Sieglinde, from a middle-class family in Berlin, and Erich, from a farm near Leipzig. Theirs is a story of secrets, fear and... read more

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: 9781776560622
: Upstart Press
: Upstart Press Ltd
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: Catherine Chidgey
: F
: en
: Paperback
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The Wish Child (PB)
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Issue two of New Zealand’s chillest new journal showcases comedy, poetry, fi ction, nonfi ction, music, art, photography and design by young New Zealand creatives. Featuring new work by recognisable names such as Chris Tse (How to Be D... read more

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: 24636460
: Mimicry
: Mimicry
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: books
Mimicry Journal #2
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Category:

 Poetry

General Fields
: 9780473270735
: Cliff Fell
: Cliff Fell
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: Cliff Fell
: Fiona Johnstone & Ivan Rogers
: books
The Good Husbandwoman's Alphabet
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Category:

 Children's Graphic

Series:Wars in the Whitecloud

In a small clearing of land nestled within the Wairau valley two peoples met; the recently established settlers of Nelson, and the governing tribe of that region - the renowned Ngati-Toa. When they marched, both sides wer... read more

General Fields
: 9780473356514
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: Kin Publishing Ltd
: New Zealand
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: M. H. McKinley
: colour
: Paperback
: books
Wairau 1843 (Wars in the Whitecloud #1)
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Category:

 Poetry

You think of the Brighton Rock film where Helen Mirren still manages to look like Queen Elizabeth, especially when she wears a headscarf. You think of the poem you wrote about leaving a house, and how houses we have owned will come back t... read more

General Fields
: 9781776560721
: Upstart Press
: victoria university press
: 210mm X 146mm
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: BUSH RACHEL
: F
: 821.914
: en
: Paperback
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Thought Horses
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 Poetry

Headwinds is the story of a man living 'on the lower cheek of the world where the tears fall and turn to ice' who is simultaneously muser and maverick. Lindsay Pope's combination of the domestic and the wild, of fables and personal disclosures, has created a beguiling first collection.

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: 9780994106926
: Makaro Press
: Makaro Press
: New Zealand
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: Lindsay Pope
: Paperback
: books
Headwinds
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Category:

 Novel

The extraordinary first novel by the bestselling, Folio Prize-winning, National Book Award-shortlisted George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War The American ... read more


This is the most original and enjoyable novel to cross my path in recent times. George Saunders is an astounding writer whose gift for story-telling makes Lincoln in the Bardo a pleasure to read and thoroughly absorbing. Using f... read more

General Fields
: 9781408871751
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: George Saunders
: 368
: en
: Export/Airside ed
: Paperback
: books
Lincoln in the Bardo
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Category:

 Novel

A novel in stories by the No. 1 New York Times bestselling and Man Booker long-listed author of My Name is Lucy Barton Years ago, Lucy Barton, a successful New York writer, spent time in hospital, with her mother at the foot of her b... read more

General Fields
: 9780241287972
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Viking
: 204mm X 132mm
: United Kingdom
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: Elizabeth Strout
: 280
: 813.6
: English
: Hardback
: books
Anything is Possible
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Category:

 Short Stories

First UK publication of Diane Williams, whose distinctive short fiction has been published in the US for the past 25 years to wide acclaim.

If it is necessary to move out to the very edge of ourselves, to the part of ourselves that is least ourselves, to be near another person, another person who has also moved out to the very edge of themselves, to the part of themsel... read more

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: 9781909585201
: CB Editions
: CB Editions
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Diane Williams
: 128
: 813.6
: Paperback
: books
Fine, Fine, Fine, Fine, Fine
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Category:

 Short Stories

One morning, a woman treads on a snake. She comes home that evening and realises the snake has moved into her house and is saying she is her mother...So begins the story of a woman trying to live with a snake, with herself - or p... read more

General Fields
: 9781782272717
: Pushkin Press
: Pushkin Press
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Hiromi Kawakami
: 160
: 895.636
: Paperback
: books
Record of a Night Too Brief
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