Book Review : The Great Wrong War by Stevan Eldred-Grigg

The Great Wrong War : New Zealand Society in WWI by Stevan Eldred-Grigg, Random House, ISBN 9781869792633, RRP $55, Available now. The Great Wrong War is a true writing achievement for Eldred-Grigg – a very obvious large amount of research, thought and time has gone into this book and it shows. As a history, The Great […]

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Book Spotlight : Freyberg’s War by Matthew Wright

Continuing in our New Zealand Book Month theme of books… Description: Freyberg’s War : The Man, the Legend and Reality. This book will change the way you see one of New Zealand’s best-known historic figures. Lieutenant-General Sir Bernard Freyberg led the Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force from 1939 to 1945. He became a national hero, […]

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Better than a mug, more useful than socks – It’s BookieMonster’s Father’s Day Sale!

  Because we think dad’s are extra cool at BookieMonster we’ve decided to have a sale on some specially selected titles that Dad might be interested in. There’s a range here for almost every dad – from science to sport to DIY, gardening, cooking, miltaria, music, Monty Python and William Shatner. That’s right, William Shatner! […]

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