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The Coalition for Books is a kaitiaki (guardian) of Aotearoa New Zealand’s literary landscape overseeing wider engagement and access for readers with the diverse range of high quality locally produced books.

Stories for Historical Fiction
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Where the Rekohu Bone Sings by Tina Makereti ~ From the Chatham Islands/ Rekohu to London, from 1835 to the 21st century, this quietly powerful and compellin ...More

~BOOK EXTRACT~, ~RADIO ADAPTATON~, Historical Fiction, Love & romance
Published by Penguin Books NZ
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‘Can I lick the spoon? Please Gran…please.’ Although my older brother got the china mixing bowl as it is in families, I would take the spoon on ...More

Historical Fiction
Garrick Batten

8 min read

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The Sparrow by Tessa Duder ~ A powerful new historical novel from one of New Zealand’s best-loved YA authors An exciting new novel from the author of ...More

~BOOK BLURB~, Historical Fiction
Published by Penguin Books NZ