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Unity Books Auckland Staff Picks for 2013
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December 20, 2013 posted by Kiran Dass

Unity Books Auckland Staff Picks for 2013

At Unity Books Auckland, we’ve read so many terrific books this year that it has been difficult for each of us to pick our final shortlist. Here are our staff…

Lost At Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries by Ron Jonson
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December 10, 2012 posted by Unity Auckland

Lost At Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries by Ron Jonson

Lost At Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries Jon Ronson, MacMillan ($40) Ronson investigates the strange things we’re willing to believe in, from lifelike robots programmed with our loved ones’ personalities…

How Music Works by David Byrne
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November 16, 2012 posted by Kiran Dass

How Music Works by David Byrne

How Music Works David Byrne, Canongate ($50) Click here to listen to Kiran’s review on 95bFM’s Morning Glory show with Charlotte Ryan. With a robust intelligence, David Byrne explores music…

Zone of the Marvelous by Martin Edmond
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July 22, 2012 posted by Unity Wellington

Zone of the Marvelous by Martin Edmond

‘He’s constantly demonstrating that the natural world is as splendiferous as any fable.’ – Jim Shepard, New York Times ‘From Plato’s Atlantis to Dante’s Mount Purgatory, Sinbad the Sailor to Abel…

The Life of Edith Piaf by Carolyn Clark
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December 13, 2011 posted by Unity Wellington

The Life of Edith Piaf by Carolyn Clark

The Life of Edith Piaf Carolyn Burke, Bloomsbury UK ($25) It seems like it’s harder than ever to separate the legends that have been cultivated around the life of Edith…

Pulphead: Essays by John Jeremiah Sullivan
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December 1, 2011 posted by Unity Auckland

Pulphead: Essays by John Jeremiah Sullivan

Pulphead: Essays John Jeremiah Sullivan, Farrar, Straus & Giroux ($32) CHECK OUT THE Bfm REVIEW WITH LILY RICHARDS BY CLICKING HERE. Or buy PULPHEAD in our online store!