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 Political/World

NATIONAL BESTSELLERWe all know the system isn't working. Our governments are corrupt and the opposing parties pointlessly similar. Our culture is filled with vacuity and pap, and we are told there's nothing we can do: "It's just the way things are."
 
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Revolution
$26.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Political/World

Awards:Long-listed for Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - General Non-Fiction 2016.

A provocative and insightful exploration of rebuilding our homes, communities and cities after their devastation. Where are we? How did we get here? Where do we go now? From nineteenth-century attempts to create Utopias to America's rustbelt, from Darwin's study of worms to China's phantom cities, thi... read more

The Villa at the Edge of the Empire
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Political/World

Kevin Kwan, bestselling author of Crazy Rich Asians, is back with a wickedly funny new novel of social climbing, secret emails, art-world scandal, lovesick billionaires, and the outrageous story of what happens when Rachel Chu, engaged to marry Asia's most eligible bachelor, discovers her birth father... read more

China Rich Girlfriend
$32.99(NZD) inc GST

Introducing a new generation of farmers and scientists on the frontlines of the next green revolution. When Malthus famously outlined the brutal relationship between food and population, he never imagined the success of modern agriculture. New seeds, chemicals and irrigation, coupled with free trade, ... read more

End of Plenty: the Race to Feed a Crowded World
$40.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Political/World

In this Freak 'how-to' guide, the mavericks behind the Freakonomics phenomenon teach you their secrets: how to challenge conventional wisdom, unravel life's secret codes and think differently - that is, think like a Freak. Levitt and Dubner see the world like no-one else.... read more

Think Like a Freak
$30.00(NZD) inc GST

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
$37.00(NZD) inc GST

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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
$34.99(NZD) inc GST

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

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 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

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 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
$34.99(NZD) inc GST

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