With an introduction from the New York Times by Joel Lovell George Saunders' most wryly hilarious and disturbing collection yet, Tenth of December illuminates human experience and explores figures lost in a labyrinth of troubling preoccupations. A family member recollects a backyard pole dressed for all occasions; Jeff faces ... read more
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Daydreams, fantasty, true love and procrastination feature strongly in this marvellous selection of Dylan Horrocks’s shorter comics. Running from 1986 to 2012, Incomplete Works is both the chronicle of an age and a portrait of one man’s heroic struggle to get some work done.
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You belong to the world, and the world belongs to you; uplifting words for anyone experiencing a time of change in their life. This beautifully crafted book is an inspiring gift for people of any age and especially graduating students. Stylish, graphic art is paired with a deceptively simple text, making this a book to read o... read more
Sport is the place to discover the best new New Zealand writers. Each annual issue is a superb snapshot of the cutting edge of New Zealand’s literary scene, and Sport 40 is no exception, offering 300 pages of fiction, poetry and essays.
In honour of New Zealand’s turn as country o... read more
With the perennial popularity of classic writers like Jane Austen and William Shakespeare, Baby Lit is a fashionable way to introduce your toddler to the world of classic literature. With clever, simple counting text by Jennifer Adams, paired with stylish design and illustrations by Sugar's Alison Oliver, Little Miss Austen a... read more
Ever thought, 'There should be a German word for that'? Well, now there is. From the mind that created Schott's Original Miscellany comes a unique volume exploring the idiosyncrasies of the human condition...auf Deutsch. In which language but German could you construct le mot juste for: a secret love of bad food, the inabilit... read more
Inspired by tradition, informed by modern fusion trends, fun and full of taste - Sachie's Kitchen celebrates Japanese cooking with authentic yet simple to prepare recipes. Based on Sachie's successful cooking school and TV series, this is the perfect guide to contemporary Japanese cuisine. 'My style is about passing on cookin... read more
When Nelson Masndela was nine years old, his father died and he was sent from his village to a school far away from home, to another part of South Africa. In Johannesburg, the country's capital, Mandela saw fellow Africans who were poor and pwerless. he decided then that he would work to protect them. When t... read more