Andris, Where Are You? tells the family story of renowned New Zealand photographer Andris Apse, who when middle aged, discovered that his father Voldemars, believed to be dead for 40 years, was still alive in L... read more

Andris, Where Are You? From Latvia to New Zealand: The Family Story of Andris Apse
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In 1954, a young television presenter was offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to travel the world finding rare and elusive animals for London Zoo's collection, and to film the expeditions for the BBC. His name was David Attenborough, and t... read more

Zoo Quest: The adventures of a young naturalist
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When a love story becomes a carer’s anguish They first met when Helene was 18 years old. Together for nearly 40 years, this is the story of their relationship through Peter’s intense last four years involving 24/7 care, t... read more

Peter and Me: When a love story becomes a carer's anguish
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 Biography/Memoir

Joe and Rose Kennedy's strikingly beautiful daughter Rosemary attended exclusive schools, was presented as a debutante to the Queen of England, and travelled the world with her high-spirited sisters. And yet, Rosemary was intellectually disabled, a secret fiercely guarded by her powe... read more

Rosemary
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When Nina's mother Hanna was just twenty years old, she escaped to West Germany with nothing more than a small satchel and the clothes on her back. It was the dawn of the Cold War. Hanna left her parent... read more

Forty Autumns: A Family's Story of Courage and Survival on Both Sides of the Berlin Wall
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Evie Mahoney is a CODA, a Child Of Deaf Adults, raised in Auckland, New Zealand. She is the eldest of six hearing children. Being first born her early life was mainly in a deaf environment and she was sensitive to how hearing... read more

What Does the Sea Sound Like?: Memoirs of a Coda (Child of Deaf Adults)
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"This biography of Tariana Turia sees family members, iwi leaders, social justice advocates and politicians share their experiences of this remarkable woman. While parliament was not originally part of her life plan, Tariana Turia was involved ... read more

Crossing the Floor: The Story of Tariana Turia
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From the author of the best-selling "A Venetian Affair," here is the charming chronicle of his search for the identity of a mysterious old rose. Andrea di Robilant's tale takes us back to the time of Josephine Bonaparte, as well as int... read more

Chasing the Rose: An Adventure in the Venetian Countryside
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At 41 - with two teenagers and a contentedly unadventurous life - Heather Hawkins made a doctor's appointment. Diagnosed with stage one ovarian cancer, within nine days she had surgery to remove an 18cm tumour, and... read more

Adventurous Spirit: Sometimes Life Takes Us to Places We Never Planned to Go
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'You will not read a more important book about America this year' Economist 'From a former marine and Yale graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles o... read more

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and a Culture in Crisis
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Funny, warm and caring, Mary Brennan talks openly about her ordinary Kiwi upbringing and life experiences, which ultimately led to her running New Zealand's biggest high-end, full-service brothel in Wellington. ... read more

Some Kind of Fantasy: The amazing life story of New Zealand's top dominatrix
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 Biography/Memoir

In "On Wheels" Michael Holroyd takes on the humble automobile. Weaving together memoir and anecdote with historical example he traces his relationship with cars and driving through a lifetime of biography. For Michael, learning to drive is no easy matter: his driving lessons acqu... read more

On Wheels
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