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Rainbow communities

Recommended reads featuring lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, takatāpui, intersex, queer or questioning people. Read more

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Recommended lists about India, Diwali and the Indian subcontinent. Read more

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New Zealand

Delve into some of the best New Zealand films, fiction, poetry, and underground classics. Read more

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First World War

Find recommended books, DVDs, music and poetry about the First World War. Read more

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Lunar New Year

Celebrate Lunar New Year with a selection of books and DVDs by popular Chinese, Japanese, and Korean authors.  Read more

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Cult fiction

Discover works of enduring popularity amongst a small but devoted audience. Read more

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Noir crime

Noir Crime books featuring unsentimental portrayals of crime, violence, and sex. Read more

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Contemporary poetry

Our picks of the best books, magazines, and eResources all about poetry. Read more

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Graphic novels

Great reads for both long-term fans of graphic novels and those new to the form. Read more

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