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  • Rachel Dawick.
    The boundary riders: tales of pioneer women
    19 and 28 September, 1, 5 and 9 October. Join us for the launch of Rachel Dawick's The boundary riders, an album and book of musical tales of New Zealand pioneer women.

  • No front line by Claire Hall.
    No front line: stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War
    13 October, Central City Library. Hear author Claire Hall talk about the inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War.

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    Book launch: Walter's story by Claire Bunt
    5 October, Onehunga Library. Come and celebrate the launch of Claire Bunt's new book Walter's story.

  • Dame Anne Salmond.
    Dame Anne Salmond in conversation
    2 October, The Depot, Devonport. Hear eminent anthropologist, historian, and writer Anne Salmond in conversation with Sam Elworthy.

  • Sargeson House.
    Takapuna writers walk and Sargeson open house
    8 October. Join staff from the North Auckland Research Centre (Takapuna Library) for a guided walk around Hauraki Corner and central Takapuna, taking in nine locations with literary associations.

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    Gluten-free Christmas
    12 November, Orewa Library. Joan Buchanan will talk about maintaining a gluten-free diet over the Christmas period, as well as providing ideas for cooking your own festive meals.

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    Parenting teens and pre-teens
    22 October, Warkworth Library. Jane Francis is the author of 'Secrets for mothers who struggle' and offers insight, solace and hope to parents raising teens and pre-teens.

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    Celebrate the 51st anniversary of 'Doctor Who'
    12 November. Come and celebrate the 52st anniversary of 'Doctor Who' with Paul Scoones, an Auckland-based expert on the series.

  • Martin Edmond (image by Liz March) and Kirsty Gunn.
    Kirsty Gunn and Martin Edmond
    6 October. Award-winning authors Kirsty Gunn and Martin Edmond will join their publisher Tom Rennie from BWB Texts to discuss their latest books.

  • Geoff Cochrane.
    Geoff Cochrane in conversation
    4 November. Geoff Cochrane talks with Fergus Barrowman of Victoria University Press about a life spent in poetry and fiction.

  • Dylan Thomas by Hannah Ellis.
    Dylan Thomas centenary
    23 October, Central City Library. Join us as we celebrate the 100th birthday of the poet Dylan Thomas, one of the world's greatest literary talents.

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