Books

Judith Binney
$49.99
Kendall was one of the first missionaries to learn te reo Māori and make his way, problematically, in the Māori world. This remarkable study of cross-cultural experience won the F. P. Wilson Award i... [+]
Marilyn Waring
Some of the author’s best columns from the Listener, together with new writing. Themes include international questions, politics, feminist issues, women of influence, and life on the farm. Acute and... [+]
W. H. Oliver
$39.99
Bill Oliver, a central figure in New Zealand’s intellectual landscape, reflects on the decades of his own life, and the history that has shaped him. ... [+]
Lauris Edmond
Lauris Edmond completed her remarkable three-volume autobiography in the early 1990s. One of the great accounts of a New Zealand writer’s life and her writing.... [+]
Frances Porter
Frances Porter paints a vivid portrait of an educated Englishwoman forging a new life as part of a family group that was influential in early New Zealand society.... [+]
Alison Gray
Between these two generations of mothers and daughters lies extraordinary social change. With her usual insight, Alison Gray captures a key transition point for many New Zealand women in the late twen... [+]
Lauris Edmond
This third volume of Lauris Edmond's autobiography is a journey into the wider world of writing, travel, friends, and literary debate. ... [+]
Pauline O'Regan
Pauline O’Regan turns her warmth and wit onto the world of her childhood in a West Coast farming community. Accounts of climbing windmills and other adventures are interspersed with meditations on t... [+]
Lauris Edmond
A remarkable account of a woman’s journey from conformity to a tentative and painful independence, of the growth and death of a marriage, and the questioning and discovery of self. ... [+]
Bridget Williams (ed) | Charlotte Macdonald (ed) | Merimeri Penfold (ed)
This biographical dictionary has been acclaimed as a groundbreaking reference work in women’s history. Over 300 lives are documented.... [+]

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