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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:Very Good

Differing interpretations can define and bind us, as New Zealanders have discovered with the Treaty of Waitangi. The starting-off point for this collection of short stories is a piece of text or image that is read differently by different people: b... read more

Lost in Translation: New Zealand Stories
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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:very good

In 1895 a meeting took place in the rugged Urewera ranges - Tuhoe country - that would have lasting effects on our views of traditional Maori society. Elsden Best, a self-taught anthropologist and quartermaster on the road pas... read more

Best of Both Worlds: The: Story of Elsdon Best and Tutakangahau
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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:very good

Lola Dearborn marries into Dearborn & Zander, a family of funeral directors, when she falls for Sam Dearborn at a dance. But when Sam, and her friend Alice Zander, injured in a freak accident, die, Lola devotes the rest of her life to exploration. She takes up residence in an ar... read more

Lola
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 March Highlights 2010

A wife's disappearance and a childhood tragedy are linked across the years in number one bestseller Linwood Barclay's latest gripping thriller.

Never Look Away
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 March Highlights 2010

The Richard & Judy-selected author returns with a touching and hilarious new novel.

This is Where I Leave You
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 March Highlights 2010

Jack Rosenblum is five foot three and a half inches of sheer tenacity. Through study and application he intends to become a Very English Gentleman. Jack is compiling a list, a comprehensive guide to the manners, customs and habits of his new home. And he never speaks ... read more

Mr Rosenblum's List
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 March Highlights 2010

Willow O'Keefe is born with osteogenesis imperfecta, or brittle bone disease, which means she will suffer hundreds of broken bones as she grows, and a lifetime of pain. As the family struggles to cover medical expenses, her mother, Charlotte, decides to file a wrongful b... read more

Handle with Care
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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:good

Harry Baird lives with his mother, father and younger brother Cal in Calliope Bay, at the edge of the world. Summer has come, and those who can have left the bay for the allure of the far away city. Among them is Harry's mother, who has left behind a case of hom... read more

Sydney Bridge Upside Down
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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:very good

In 1893 New Zealand became the first country in the world to give women the vote, an achievement of which we are justly proud, but it wasn't easily achieved. Respected historian Megan Hutching records and explains this momentous event, i... read more

Leading the Way: How New Zealand Women Won the Vote
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 March Highlights 2010

Edward Hunter is a family man with a beautiful wife and daughter, a great job, a bright future, and a very dark past. Edward's father is a man of blood. He's been in jail for twenty years and he's never coming out. Edward has struggled his entire life to put that all behind h... read more

Blood Men
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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:very good

* In this fascinating and thrilling novel, Robert Winder brilliantly imagines the writing of Shakespeare's missing royal play, Henry VII, and creates a suspenseful page-turner as well as a literary tour de force

The Final Act of Mr Shakespeare
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 March Highlights 2010

Reading Level:good
Awards:Shortlisted for Galaxy National Book Awards: Waterstone's UK Author of the Year 2010.

In a silent valley stands an isolated stone farmhouse, the Mas Lunel. Its owner is Aramon Lunel, an alcoholic so haunted by his violent past that he's become incapable of all meaningful action, letting his hunting dogs starve and his land go to ruin. Meanwhile, his sister, Audru... read more

Trespass
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