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 NZ Fiction

Awards:Longlisted for Ockhams Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize 2018

From the author of the acclaimed The Wish Child comes something unexpected and fearless: a found novel. The Beat of the Pendulum is the result of one year in which Chidgey drew upon the language she encountered on a daily basis, such as news stories, radio broadcasts, em... read more

The Beat of the Pendulum
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 NZ Fiction

Awards:Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize Winner - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

Winner of the New Zealand Book Awards Fiction prize Germany, 1939. Two children watch as their parents become immersed in the puzzling mechanisms of power. Siggi lives in the affluent ignorance of middle-class Berlin, her father a censor who excises prohibited words ('promise', '... read more

The Wish Child
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 NZ Fiction

Two mysterious strangers appear at a hotel in a small country town. Where have they come from? Who are they? What catastrophe are they fleeing? The townspeople want answers, but the strangers are unable to speak of their trauma. And before long, wary hospitality shifts to suspicion and ... read more

The Cage
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 NZ Fiction

If we don't have the past in mind, it is merely history. If we do, it is still part of the present.
Esther's grandparents first meet at a church dance in London in 1947. Stephen, a shy young Kiwi, has left to practise pharmacy on the other side of the world. Eva has grow... read more

All This by Chance
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 NZ Fiction

Heartbreaking and heartwarming in equal measure, DIFFERENTLY NORMAL is about first love and the sacrifices you'll make for the ones you hold close. For fans of Nicholas Sparks and Jojo Moyes.
 
 
For Maddy, life is all about routine. It has to be, to k... read more

Differently Normal
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Category:

 NZ Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Ockhams Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize 2018

`All the time on the island there had been something she was looking for. She knew she had to keep this in mind, and that she'd know what it was when she found it. Whatever it proved to be.' It's 1956 and Iola arrives on the island of Ibiza, on the fringes of Franco's Spain, with lit... read more

Salt Picnic
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 NZ Fiction

Barry Crump was one of New Zealand's most popular authors ever, selling over 1 million copies of his 24 books between the publishing of A Good Keen Man in 1960 through to his death in 1996. Though the reputation he gained in the wake of his turbulent personal life ... read more

Barry Crump - Collected Stories
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 NZ Fiction

Three misfits - close to genius, close to the brink - come together in a desperate love triangle in this compelling novel. When Bright is suddenly catapulted to fame, he can't cope with the pressure. He decides to end it all by jumping from the 20th floor of a high-rise on his twen... read more

The Suicide Club
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 NZ Fiction

Eleanor Hutton is a young New Zealand General Practitioner – completely dedicated to her profession – whose ‘happiness’ is challenged by the deep and disturbing friendship that develops between her and her dying patient. The patient, Ted, in his middle sixties, ... read more

Ted's Urn
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 NZ Fiction

The story of Fletcher Christian, sailor, adventurer and mutineer of the HMS Bounty.On the 28th of April 1789, mutineer Fletcher Christian seized command of the ship HMS Bounty from its captain, William Bligh. Fletcher of the Bounty is a fictional account of the Tahitian vo... read more

Fletcher of the Bounty
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Category:

 NZ Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Ockhams New Zealand Book Awards - Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize 2018

"Cynthia is twenty-one, bored and desperately waiting for something big to happen when her bootcamp instructor, the striking Anahera, suggests they run away together. With stolen money and a dog in tow they buy Baby', an old boat docked in the Bay of Islands, where Cynthia dreams they will ... read more

Baby
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Category:

 NZ Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Ockhams Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize 2018

Carla, Sharon and Duey have worked in fashion for longer than they care to remember. For them, there's nothing new under the sun. They're Generation X: tired, cynical and sick of being used. Tommy, Cal and Kurt are millennials. They've come from nowhere, but with their monied fam... read more

The New Animals
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