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 October Highlights 2010

Louis Armstrong was the greatest jazz musician of the twentieth century and a giant of modern music culture. He knocked the Beatles off the top of the charts, wrote the finest of all jazz autobiographies - without a collaborator - and created collages that have been compared to th... read more

Pops
$55.00(NZD) inc GST

: He features in the International Rugby Board Hall of Fame, the New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame, and the New Zealand Business Hall of Fame. He is Sir Wilson Whineray, one of New Zealand's favourite sons, a legendary achiever in both r... read more

A Perfect Gentleman:The Sir Wilson Whineray story
$50.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

An eclectic and wonderfully eccentric collection of superbly crafted pieces which expand on Joe's thoughts about the absurdities and oddities of life.

Celebrity Cat Recipes
$29.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

One cold morning in December, in a small rural town on the Swedish coast, Ake Melkersson is on his way to work when his car breaks down. Luckily he spots a garage nearby, but as he approaches he realises something is wrong. The owner of the garage lies dead, sprawled on t... read more

Frozen Moment
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

Reading Level:Good - Very Good

Bible & Treaty: Missionaries among the Maori is a complex and colourful adventure of faith, bravery, perseverance and betrayal that seeks to recover lost connections in the story of modern New Zealand. It brings a fres... read more

Bible and Treaty: Missionaries Among the Maori - a New Perspective
$50.00(NZD) inc GST

Two lives, two loves, two faithsLina Mayur has always been the apple of her fatherâs strict Muslim eye. When she meets Anil, a wealthy, refined and highly artistic student of architecture from Kenyaâs Asian community, the intensity of her feelings for... read more

THE OBSCURE LOGIC OF THE HEART
$39.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

Reading Level:Very Good

A new edition of the short stories from the father of modern New Zealand writing and the man who introduced the speech of ordinary New Zealanders to our literature and took it to the international stage.

Frank Sargeson's Stories
$48.00(NZD) inc GST

Shrek's strong personality has meant that he's a favourite with children and adults alike. This book tells his story and it's handsomely illustrated with many excellent photographs. It's a classic Kiwi story.

Shrek: The Story of a Kiwi Icon
$45.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

The living embodiment of The Beatles, a musical juggernaut without parallel, Paul McCartney is undoubtedly the senior figure in pop music today. In this authoritative biography, journalist and acclaimed author Howard Sounes leaves no stone unturned in building the most accurate and... read more

Fab
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

Series:Jackson Brodie Ser.
Reading Level:very good

Started Early, Took My Dog opens with a kidnapping and the casual purchase of a neglected child for £3,000 in cash.
A day like any other for security chief Tracy Waterhouse, until she makes a purchase she hadn't bargain... read more

Started Early, Took My Dog
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

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 October Highlights 2010

Awards:Winner of Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2010.

Winner of the 2010 Man Booker Prize. 'He should have seen it coming. His life had been one mishap after another. So he should have been prepared for this one'. Julian Treslove, a professionally unspectacular and disappointed BBC worker, and Sam Finkler, a popular J... read more

The Finkler Question
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

K2 is the world's second-highest mountain. 'The Savage Mountain', as it's often called, is regarded by climbers as far more challenging than Everest. When 11 men perished on the slopes of K2 in August 2008... read more

One Mountain Thousand Summits: The Untold Story of Tragedy and True Heroism on K2
$40.00(NZD) inc GST