Level 1, Non-fiction


  • Angela's ashes : a memoir of a childhood by Frank McCourt
  • Black like me by John Howard Griffin
  • A child called It by David Pelzer - child abuse, neglect, survival, hope
  • Going solo by Roald Dahl
  • Hana's suitcase : a true story by Karen Levine
  • Legend of speed : the Burt Munro story by Tim Hanna & David Larsen (NZ)
  • Mao's last dancer by Cunzin Li - ambition, hope
  • No mean feat by Mark Inglis (NZ)
  • Not without my daughter by Betty Mahmoody
  • Reaching the summit by Alexa Johnston & David Larsen (NZ)
  • Red dog in bandit country by Fleur Beale & Bill Redding (NZ)
  • Standing tall: the Tawera Nikau story by Richard Becht (NZ)
  • To the max by Mark Inglis (NZ)
  • Touching the void by Joe Simpson
  • Walk in my shoes by Alwin Evans