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Forthcoming Books

norris cover imageAnnie’s War
A New Zealand woman and her family in England 1916–19
The Diaries of Annie Montgomerie

Edited by Susanna Montgomerie Norris with Anna Rogers

• First published wartime diary by an NZ woman

• Colourful and lively

• Richly illustrated

Paperback, 256 pp, ISBN 978-1-877578-75-5, $45
IN-STORE: NOV 2014

 

leach coverKitchens
The New Zealand kitchen in the 20th century

Helen Leach

• New from the author of The Pavlova Story

• Hundreds of colour images

• Fascinating and readable history

Paperback, 285 x 215 mm, full colour, 264 pp approx, ISBN 978-1-877578-37-3, $49.95
IN-STORE: NOV 2014

 

middleton cover imagePēwhairangi
Bay of Islands Missions and Māori 1814 to 1845

Angela Middleton

• The story of New Zealand’s first permanent European settlement

• Over 150 images, including many contemporary artworks

Paperback, 342 pp, full colour, ISBN 978-1-877578-53-3, $50
IN-STORE: OCT 2014

 

schiff cover imageGrace Joel
An Impressionist Portrait

Joel L. Schiff

• Over 100 stunning paintings by a little-known 19th-century Dunedin artist

• Lively, engaging text

Paperback, 244 pp approx, ISBN 978-1-877578-86-1, $50
IN-STORE: DEC 2014

 

lf228 coverLandfall 228
Spring 2014

Edited by David Eggleton

Landfall 228 is an event, an occasion: an arts and literary festival between covers. Offering darting word-play, erudite exploration of culture and literature, and lots of imaginative and critical writing from notable practitioners and new talent, Landfall 228 contains a carousel of exuberant poets, a bureau of unpredictable essayists, a cavalcade of zestful artists, a cluster of fresh and risky prose writers.

Paperback, 215 x 165 mm, 208 pp, 16 in colour ISBN 978-1-877578-47-2, $30
IN-STORE: NOV 2014

 

Murder that Wasn’t
The case of George Gwaze

Felicity Goodyear-Smith

• A gripping account of a miscarriage of justice

• Meticulous detail

• Written by expert medical adviser at trial

Paperback, 230 x 150 mm, 224 pp approx. plus 12 pp photos, ISBN 978-1-877578-99-1, $35
IN-STORE: JAN 2015

 

leibrich coverSanctuary
The discovery of wonder

Julie Leibrich

• Full of spiritual wisdom

• Original and insightful

• Practical yet deeply moving

Paperback, 200 x 200 mm, 228 pp, full colour, ISBN 978-1-877578-96-0, $40
IN-STORE: FEB 2015

 

roddickl coverCharles Brasch
Selected poems

Chosen by Alan Roddick

• Beautiful bound collector’s edition

• Cover art by Max Gimblett

• First ever selected edition of Brasch poems

Hardback, 210 x 140 mm, Endpapers and ribbon, 152 pp, ISBN 978-1-877578-05-2, $35
IN-STORE: JAN 2015