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The Mango's Kiss
The Mango's Kiss Albert Wendt
An epic novel stretching out from Samoa to Europe, America and New Zealand, from the turn of the nineteenth century, through the First World War, the Spanish Influenza Epidemic and beyond.
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The Not So Perfect Life of Mo Lawrence
The Not So Perfect Life of Mo Lawrence Catherine Robertson
The entertaining companion novel to the best-selling The Sweet Second Life of Darrell Kincaid.
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Work in Progress
Work in Progress Paul Thomas
This novel is an acute, darkly comic portrayal of changing times and sexual mores, and the baby boomer generation in the shadow of mid-life crisis.
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Wednesday's Child
Wednesday's Child Val Bird
A unique and compulsive insight that will make you weep - and laugh.
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Relative Strangers
Relative Strangers Emma Neale
Moving, acutely observed and psychologically deep, this fine novel captures and illuminates past and contemporary relationships.
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Little Sister
Little Sister Julian Novitz
A noir novel, creepy and compelling
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Inheritance Jenny Pattrick
A compelling and vivid novel from one of New Zealand's favourite writers.
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The Random Reader
The Random Reader Various Authors
From fifteen of New Zealand's finest short-fiction practitioners come stories to delight, amuse and move.
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State Ward
State Ward Alan Duff
A moving, powerful novel about facing your crimes, about freedom and about redemption, from the renowned author of Once Were Warriors.
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The Wedding At Bueno-Vista
The Wedding At Bueno-Vista Shonagh Koea
Wry and poignant, this quirky novel is about resilience and defiance in the face of loss.
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Three Pretty Widows
Three Pretty Widows Barbara Else
A delicately layered, humorous novel, deliciously written, ranging over time and place.
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Royce, Royce, the People's Choice
Royce, Royce, the People's Choice Peter Hawes
A hilarious love story about a teenager and a fish.
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The Warrior Queen
The Warrior Queen Barbara Else
The Warrior Queen is a subversive, funny novel about modern middle­-class marriage
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Night Swimming
Night Swimming Emma Neale
A stunning coming of age novel about running away.
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Gingerbread Husbands
Gingerbread Husbands Barbara Else
A touching, tender and witty novel about men and women and family life
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Harlequin Rex
Harlequin Rex Owen Marshall
Winner of the Montana New Zealand Book Awards Deutz Medal for Fiction.
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The Lonely Margins of the Sea
The Lonely Margins of the Sea Shonagh Koea
Witty and ironic, this novel follows an intriguing return to the family home on the lonely margins of the sea.
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The Book of Secrets
The Book of Secrets Fiona Kidman
Winner of the Fiction category of the New Zealand Book Awards in 1986.
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Soon Charlotte Grimshaw
'Soon is a sly, masterly novel' - Malcolm Forbes, The Literary Review
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Szabad Alan Duff
A gripping novel set in 1950s Hungary about a fight for freedom and a fight for love.
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Both Sides of the Moon
Both Sides of the Moon Alan Duff
A powerful novel by the author of Once Were Warriors, about a half caste and his Maori warrior ancestor, cast out of his tribe.
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Emerald Budgies
Emerald Budgies Karyn Hay
A darkly comic novel of disintegration, betrayal and revenge.
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Replacement Girl
Replacement Girl Ann Beaglehole
Set in 1950s to 1970s New Zealand, this novel vividly brings the Jewish immigrant experience to life.
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Little Moon
Little Moon Emma Neale
A moving and lyrical novel about enduring love.
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