Young men are failing as never before - academically, socially and sexually. But why is this so? What are the implications? And what needs to be done about it before it's too late? Philip Zimbardo and co-writer Nikita Coulombe examine the modern meltdown of manhood and how this is manifest in the live... read more

Man (Dis)Connected: How Technology Has Sabotaged What it Means to be Male, and What Can be Done
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 Political/World

Haunted by his wife and son's brutal abduction and murder, ex-soldier Will Jaeger runs to the ends of the earth to recover and to hide. But even there he is found, and compelled to undertake one last mission, and to confront a savage past he can barely even remember. Jaeger agrees to lead an expeditio... read more

Ghost Flight
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House prices may boom or bust but the long-term trend is clear: for more New Zealanders than ever, home ownership is out of reach. Incomes simply have not kept pace with skyrocketing property prices. 'Generation Rent' calls into que... read more

Generation Rent : Rethinking New Zealand's Priorities (BWB Texts)
$14.99(NZD) inc GST

The acclaimed international bestseller soon to be a MAJOR MOTION PICTURE starring Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh and Gemma Chan!
When Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in Singapore with her boyfriend, Nicholas Young, she envisions a humble family home and time with the man she mi... read more

Crazy Rich Asians New Edition
$28.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Political/World

Series:The One Minute Manager

With a new foreword by Ken Blanchard The original, bestselling blockbuster which has transformed businesses world wide. The blockbuster number one international bestselling phenomenon is back ...not that it ever really went away. This easily-read story quickly demonstrat... read more

New One Minute Manager
$19.99(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Political/World

Reading Level:Teen - Grade 7-9, Age 12-14

How our lives are shaped not only by the choices we make, but by the choices we have. In many parts of life - jobs, housing, medical care, education, even a date on the internet - price is not the only determinant of who gets what. So how do the other processes that influence who gets which goods, job... read more

Who Gets What - and Why: The Hidden World of Matchmaking and Market Design
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There is a saying in Russian jails. Never ne boysya ne prosi: don't trust, don't fear, don't beg. Don't trust because life here will always disappoint you. Don't fear because whatever you're scared of, you are powerless to prevent it. And don't beg because nobody ever begged their way out of a Russian... read more

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg: The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic Thirty
$35.00(NZD) inc GST

Twenty year-old Melanie, a recent convert to Islam, meets the leader of an Islamist brigade on Facebook. In forty-eight hours he has 'fallen in love' with her, calls her day and night, urges her to marry him, join him in Syria to enjoy a life of paradise - and join his jihad. Anna Erelle is the underc... read more

In the Skin of a Jihadist: Inside Islamic State's Recruitment Networks
$32.99(NZD) inc GST

Dan Hannan tells the story of freedom and explains how it is a uniquely 'British', rather than 'Western', invention. He shows how the inhabitants of a damp island at the western tip of the Eurasian landmass stumbled upon the extraordinary idea that the state was the servant, and not the master, of the individual.

How We Invented Freedom & Why It Matters
$24.99(NZD) inc GST

In September 2014, a Chinese company that most Westerners had never heard of held the largest IPO in history - bigger than Google, Facebook and Twitter combined. Alibaba, now the world's largest e-commerce company, mostly escaped Western notice for over ten years, while building a customer base more t... read more

Alibaba's World: How One Remarkable Chinese Company is Changing the Face of Global Business
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With journalistic acumen and a novelist's flair, Xinran tells the remarkable stories of men and women born in China after 1979 - the recent generations raised under China's single-child policy. At a time when the country continues to transform at the speed of light, these generations of precious 'one ... read more

Buy Me the Sky: The Remarkable Truth of China's One-Child Generations
$37.99(NZD) inc GST

This is a Kim Jong-Il Production by Paul Fischer - love, films and kidnapping in North Korea, the world's wildest regime. Before becoming the world's most notorious dictator, Kim Jong-Il ran North Korea's film industry. He directed every film made in the country but knew they were nothing compared to ... read more

A Kim Jong-Il Production - The Story of North Korea and the Most Audacious Kidnapping in History
$37.00(NZD) inc GST