There has been much media activity both in the press and on Radio since the Canterbury earthquakes in September 2010 and February 2011. The two-year aftermath of those earthquakes offer... read more

The Christchurch Fiasco: The Insurance Aftershock and Its Implications for New Zealand and Beyond
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This is a book for parents and caregivers of students about to attend or who are currently attending a secondary school. Its central purpose is to provide simple no nonsense, jargon-free information to help the challenges of navigating t... read more

New Zealand Secondary Schools and Your Child
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Starting with the beaching of his Mataatua Bay of Plenty ancestral canoe, Buddy Mikaere provides a highly readable historical overview of Maori in New Zealand and goes on to examine the impact of a changi... read more

Maori in Aotearoa New Zealand: Understanding the Culture, Protocols and Customs
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A magnificent documentation of and tribute to New Zealand's wharenui, big and small. Bishop Muru Walters is a very well known Anglican minister. He is also a master carver, poet, broadcaster and former Maori All Black. His so... read more

Marae: A Journey Around New Zealand's Meeting Houses
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 New Zealand Current Affairs

Awards:PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD WINNER - NEW ZEALAND POST BOOK AWARDS 2013

From 'bikie' gangs to skinheads, the Mongrel Mob to Black Power, gangs have had a massive impact on our society. Based on intensive research within gangs, Patched is the first major history of gang life in New Zealand. Jarrod Gilbert trac... read more

Patched: The History of Gangs in New Zealand
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This is the account by (the late) Michael Green, NZ High Commissioner in Fiji, of his years and role in Fiji until the surprising announcement of his change in diplomatic status to "Persona Non Grata" (unwelcome per... read more

Persona Non Grata: Breaking the Bond - Fiji and New Zealand 2004-2007
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 New Zealand Current Affairs

Awards:Longlisted for 2018 Ockham NZ Book Awards - The Royal Society Te Apārangi Award for General Non-Fiction.

What does government look like from the ninth floor of the Beehive? The 9th Floor collects together interviews with five former Prime Ministers of New Zealand: Geoffrey Palmer, Mike Moore, Jim Bolger, Jenny Shipley and Helen Clark.

The 9th Floor: Conversations with Five New Zealand Prime Ministers
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 New Zealand Current Affairs

Reading Level:Very Good

Our Far South is packed with history and wildlife, and is renowned for its breathtaking and photogenic beauty. But does our appreciation of the region run more than skin deep? Do Kiwis really understand how important the region is and what issues are facing it?... read more

Ice, Mice and Men + DVD
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 New Zealand Current Affairs

Reading Level:Fine

This book tells the story of the case of George Gwaze, twice charged and twice acquitted of the rape and murder of his ten-year-old adopted niece, Charlene Makaza.
When Charlene is found unconscious one morning, gasping for breath, ... read more

Murder That Wasn't: The Case of George Gwaze
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 New Zealand Current Affairs

Nick Lindo's collection of about ninety-five of his most recent articles  from the six hundred or so he has written for the Ashburton Guardian over the last fourteen years.  They vary from the whimsical to the almost acerbic with a variety of opinions in b... read more

Eye on Politics
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Eight current or former Maori politicians from different political parties recount their leadership experiences, and describe the significant events in their journeys from their early lives to Parliament. Paula Bennett, Te Ur... read more

Point of Order, Mr Speaker: Modern Maori political leaders
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