Issuu on Google+

NewYear now and pay later

READER’S DIGEST

Intriguing

K 14 4901 K1Z

Just too YOUR CHANCE TO WIN convenient! A $200,000 WINDFALL! Shop from home

catalogue ROYAL SPOTLIGHT

ENTERTAINING

ICONIC HITS RIVETING

Classic style

WIN THE ENTIRE BACK CATALOGUE FROM

THE BOSS VALUED AT OVER $400!

SEE PAGE 15! SEE INSIDE FOR OVER 90 WAYS TO GET MORE OUT OF 2014!


WELCOME Happy New Year to you! To help you kick-start 2014 I have a brilliant selection of new products as well as hot favourites - all packed into this latest catalogue. So if you haven’t already, here’s help with your New Year’s resolution – expand and open your mind to brilliant new books, take up a new hobby, lose yourself in music, catch-up on award-winning TV series and documentaries, do it yourself and save, get healthy... you’ll find all the inspiration in these pages. Plus, you’ll SAVE with flat-rate postage on 2 or more selections. Happy shopping! P.S. Plus make a resolution to win! The chance to win up to $200,000 is yours when you send for 2 or more selections.

C. Rabine, Catalogue Manager

SAVE!!!

GREAT VALUE POSTAGE & HANDLING RATES: ONE SELECTION: $7.99 P&H TWO OR MORE SELECTIONS: FLAT RATE $9.99 P&H

Don’t pay a cent now! We’ll bill you later – plus enjoy easy interest-free monthly payments

The only authoritative guides you’ll need!

new

From the internationally acclaimed series – a photographic gUIDE TO SEA & FRESHWATER FISHES OF NEW ZEALAND comprehensively covers the rich marine life that abound in our coastal waters. The pocket-sized format is ideal to carry and use on the move. Packed with colour photographs so anyone will be able to identify the various species of fish. Mini-maps show distribution of species across the country, plus for keen anglers there’s full entries on salmon and trout. 2 books • 144 pages each • 190 x 95mm each $51.99 or 3 x $17.33

ORDER CODE: 0415258

new Your guide to what it’s really worth! The indispensable MILLER’S COLLECTABLEs, handbook & PRICE GUIDE 2014-2015 features more than 4,000 collectables in full colour, each with a detailed description and current price range. Essential reading whether you’re selling or buying. 432 pages • 235 x 190mm • Hardcover

2

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415295

CLIFF RICHARD LIVE IN SYDNEY If you missed his live show at the Sydney Opera House or just want to relive every heart-racing moment... over 2 hours of Cliff ’s Rock ‘n’ Roll hits including: The Young Ones • Sealed With A Kiss • Summer Holiday • Devil Woman • Living Doll • Reelin’ and Rockin’ 1 DVD • Willie and the Hand Jive • Dream Lover • Rip it Up • Fabulous • and more! $29.98 or 2 x $14.99

ORDER CODE: 0755482


NEW YEAR POPULAR FAVOURITES Commemorate the birth of Prince George

new

THE NEW ROYAL FAMILY gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the build-up to this most eagerly awaited event in the history of Britain’s monarchy. Over 200 stunning photographs celebrate the story of William and Catherine’s childhoods, courtship, early married life, the birth of their son... and through it all, this modern-day royal family’s efforts to lead as ordinary a life as possible. 192 pages • 280 x 216mm • Hardcover $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415296

THE TRENCH On the eve of the Battle of the Somme in 1916, this film retells the story of war through the eyes of 17-year-old Billy. As Billy and his comrades await the signal that will send them into battle, they ponder their past and their friendships – before the horrific reality of their situation becomes clear. Stars Daniel Craig, Paul Nicholls and Tam Williams. Total running time approx. 158 mins • Rated MA15+

An elegant timekeeper

new

new

$34.98 or 3 x $11.66 ORDER CODE: 0758875

1 DVD

Add a touch of warmth and classic tradition to your home with this beautiful GOLDEN CARRIAGE CLOCK. Made from heavy-duty brass, with a handsome gold-tone finish and glass ‘holder’, it’s sure to take pride of place on your mantlepiece, study desk or bedside table! Size: 13.8 x 3.8 x 14cm • Powered by 1 x AA battery (not included) • Reliable quality Japanese movement $79.96 or 4 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0613185

ANDREA BOCELLI ONE NIGHT IN CENTRAL PARK COLLECTION Amore CD: Features the most beautiful love songs in the world sung by one of the world’s most romantic voices. Includes Amapola • Besame Mucho • Can’t Help Falling In Love • L’Appuntamento • and more! Concerto – One Night In Central Park CD & DVD: 17 songs recorded with the world-renowned New York Philharmonic, including INCLUDES LYRICS FOR La Donna È Mobile • Ave Maria • Libiamo Né Lieti AMORE CD TO SING ALONG! Calicí • Funiculì Funiculà and Time To Say Goodbye, plus the complete concert on DVD. Special guests include Tony $69.99 or 3 x $23.33 Bennett, Chris Botti, Celine Dion, David Foster and more! ORDER CODE: 0352254

2 CDs + 1 DVD

3


NEW YEAR DELIGHTS IN THE KITCHEN

Entertaining made easy

new

A well set table is a gift you can enjoy everyday with this elegant 24-PIECE STAINLESS STEEL HANGING URBAN CUTLERY SET. Simply stylish, all essential cutlery for your table hangs neatly on a smart rack, within easy reach at mealtimes. For casual dining or a formal dinner party it makes an elegant table setting for 6 guests. Set includes: 6 knives • 6 forks • 6 spoons • 6 teaspoons • Easy-to-carry presentation rack • Made of high-quality stainless steel • Dishwasher safe • Set is: 22 (L) x 15 (W) x 10 (H)cm $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0613187

BESTSELLER

A thoughtful housewarming gift!

Irresistible high fibre recipes! HIGH FIBRE COOKBOOK is bursting with tempting and delicious recipes to help you increase your fibre intake! More fibre in your diet could reduce your blood cholesterol, decrease your risk of heart disease and some cancers, and give you more energy. With over 120 satisfying, flavourful recipes, discover quick and effortless ways to incorporate fibre into every meal. 256 pages • 262 x 225mm • Hardcover $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

INCLUDES

FREE GIFT!

Give your family’s health a boost Every one of the 180 tried-and-tested recipes in this brilliantly innovative cookbook SUPER FOODS SUPER EASY stars one or more super foods – natural ingredients with exceptional nutritional value or protective qualities.

You won’t believe how simple it is to get them into your diet, in combinations that are beneficial to your body as well as your tastebuds! 288 pages • 276 x 213mm • Hardcover $59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0414861

4

Salmon with Pomegranate Glaze

ORDER CODE: 0414408 NOW IN PAPERBACK ONLY $49.98

Falafel pitas

700 ways to $AVE!

Once you learn the secrets in homemade, you’ll be filling your cupboards with highquality food staples, cleaning and beauty products... even everyday medicines that are cheaper, more natural and unbelievably easy to make! Packed with over 700 ingeniously simple recipes and instructions for everything from pickles to polish – make it at home and save! 254 x 197mm Make your own non-toxic • 400 pages

bathroom cleaner

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0414062


NEW YEAR INSPIRING SUMMER READS

new

new zealand’s lost heritage

puketiti station

From Admiralty House in Auckland to Wellington’s Parliament Buildings and more, noted historian Richard Wolfe tells the fascinating story of 20 notable structures which for various reasons, no longer exist. 192 pages • 250 x 200mm • Hardcover $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415257

Specially Edited by Reader’s Digest FAB: AN INTIMATE LIFE OF PAUL McCARTNEY Reveals all – from his workingclass childhood to the Beatles phenomenon, his disastrous second marriage and more. 256 pages • 234 x 153mm $29.98 or 2 x $14.99 ORDER CODE: 0414862 JACK KENNEDY: ELUSIVE HERO Elusive, gifted and flawed, JFK was a far greater hero that he ever wished the world to know. 352 pages • 234 x 153mm • Hardcover $39.99 or 3 x $13.33 ORDER CODE: 0415103 THE OBAMAS: A MISSION, A MARRIAGE Explores the realities of the Obamas’ day-to-day lives in this account of one of the most high profile marriages in the world. 256 pages • 234 x 153mm $29.98 or 2 x $14.99 ORDER CODE: 0414863

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415141

This riveting book tells the story of this most remote and romantic of historic stations – the 130-year-old Williams family legacy and how an airline pilot and his wife from Auckland inherited a new life farming on the East Cape. 260 pages • 245 x 190mm

MICHAEL CONNELLY A TWIST IN THE TALE Four brilliantly suspenseful novels, specially edited by Reader’s Digest. 328 + 320 pages respectively • 228 x 152mm • Hardcover

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0414710

JAMES PATTERSON CROSS MY HEART

Detective Alex Cross will do anything to protect his loved ones from danger. 368 pages $36.98 or 2 x $18.49 ORDER CODE: 0415277

JOHN GRISHAM SYCAMORE ROW

Jake Brigance once again finds himself embroiled in a controversial trial in the hit sequel to Grisham’s popular first book A Time To Kill. 464 pages • Hardcover $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415220

5


NEW YEAR HOBBIES Your insight into the future ASTROLOGY READING CARDS: Will I get a job?... Will I receive money in the future?... Simply select a card from each of the 3 card sets – and read the accompanying guide book for destiny’s answer. DREAM READING CARDS: From flying to intimacy… this set of cards and guide book will help unlock the secret messages from your dreams. 96 pages • 130 x 187mm • 36 cards; 129 pages • 130 x 187mm • 52 cards $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0415245

new

Just like going to a professional astrologer

Fun, inspirational projects! 52 PHOTOGRAPHIC PROJECTS offers a weekly dose of inspiration for photographers of all levels, and features creative ideas ranging from quick-fire results to more challenging techniques. Simply grab your camera to kickstart creativity, enhance skills and have fun behind the lens. 288 pages • 242 x 196mm • Hardcover $54.99 or 3 x $18.33

ORDER CODE: 0414972

A creative new hobby for 2014!

Your essential guide

Whether you’re an absolute beading amateur or expert, THE BEADER’S BIBLE is the guide for you. You’ll discover: • The types of beads available • Advice on tools and equipment • How to combine beading with knitting, crochet and embroidery … and more! 176 pages • 260 x 230mm • Hardcover

With over 100 inspiring projects and a handy illustrated stitch library, THE NEW CROSS STITCHER’S BIBLE will help you perfect and expand your repertoire of cross-stitch and counted thread techniques. 224 pages • 241 x 173mm • Hardcover

$44.97 or 3 x $14.99

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0411046

Excite and engage your mind! AMAZING QUIZ CHALLENGE will do wonders for your mind and help keep it in top shape. Every quiz has been designed to help you get your brain working at peak performance. Fill your free time with more than 8,000 tantalising quizzes and fascinating facts! 352 pages • 276 x 213mm • Hardcover

6

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0414692

SAVE

$9

OFF RRP

ORDER CODE: 0411516

BONUS PUZZLE BOOK!


NEW YEAR M  AKEOVER FOR YOUR HOME & GARDEN GREAT GIFT IDEA!

Lighter, easier, D.I.Y. This amazing cordless drill can drill into wood, steel and aluminium. Light weight at just 1.45kg, it is super easy to use, comes with 6 drill bits and 2 rechargeable batteries so you can get started in no time. Plus a handy carry case for easy storage and portability. Great gift idea. Includes: 6 Drill bits • 2 x 12V rechargeable nickel-cadium batteries • Battery charger • Carry case $109.96 or 4 x $27.49

Rid your garden of nasties

Sick plants or a wilting garden can be frustrating. That’s why you need what garden pest or disease is that? Its advice includes planning and maintaining your garden to avoid pests and diseases, via both chemical controls and organic alternatives, an A-Z of Plant Care and an A-Z of pests and diseases, with pictures for easy identification. 312 pages • 279 x 202mm $54.99 or 3 x $18.33 ORDER CODE: 0415097

ORDER CODE: 0613111

Advice perfected over the years!

SAVE

$19

OFF RRP

Heal minor cuts and scrapes with cabbage leaves… protect your roses from pests with garlic... home hints & tips tested through the years is a comprehensive collection of more than 3,000 time-honoured solutions that are guaranteed to help you achieve a more rewarding and cheaper way of living – because the old ways still work the best! 352 pages • 276 x 213mm • Hardcover $49.98 or 3 x $16.66

Your first step to a healthy garden!

ORDER CODE: 0414682

Don’t be stuck for tools! This handy and portable 130 piece tool set comes in a custom-designed carry case, weighing under 2kgs. It has every tool you’ll need whether you’re a home handyman, hobbyist or simply like to be organised in case of a D-I-Y emergency. Kit includes: Cutting pliers • Long nosed pliers • Adjustable wrench • 4 x Precision screwdrivers • Claw Hammer • 1 x Bit driver handle • 8 x Hex keys • 1 x Utility knife • 20 x Bits in two holders • 91 x Fasteners • and more! $74.97 or 3 x $24.99

ORDER CODE: 0612863

Nothing to pay now! Enjoy interest-free monthly repayments later!

7


FREE GIFT! Order any two pages to receive this cute

FOR THE KIDS COLLECTION

SAVE

DESPICABLE ME: $ Super-villain Gru (Steve OFF RRP Carell), is ready to take on the world till three orphaned girls threaten his reputation. CORALINE: Coraline (Dakota Fanning) finds a secret door and an alternate, better version of her life on the other side. THE TALE OF DESPEREAUX: Despereaux sets off on a noble quest to rescue a distraught princess. Total. running time approx. 277 mins • Rated PG + G

19.98

3 DVDs $39.99 or 3 x $13.33 ORDER CODE: 0754736

The perfect go-to source for information

cars double pack Cars: Hot-shot race-car Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, and discovers the true meaning of friendship and family. Cars 2: Overseas for the World Grand Prix, Lightning McQueen and his pals get caught up in international espionage! Total running time approx. 189 mins • Rated G + PG

When it comes to award-winning, informationpacked reference books, you simply can’t go past the kingfisher children’s encyclopedia. Superbly written, clearly arranged, with information in manageable chunks for young readers, this updated edition is packed with illustrations, photography and detailed maps. 496 pages • 275 x 215mm • Hardcover

AN ESSENTIAL PART OF EVERY CHILD’S LIBRARY

2 DVDs $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0755131

8

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0414697

Chance to win the $100,000 Thank You Prize with any selection PLUS


product from these clip-on plush lion! The Number 1 gift for Thomas fans!

(L): 10cm (H): 9cm

thomas the tank engine THE complete collection. Thomas and his friends have been part of every childhood for generations. This beautiful anniversary keepsake edition includes 26 of the Rev. W. Awdry’s classic books in one volume. The stories are brought to life with the original illustrations, beautifully restored and reproduced. 416 pages • 280 x 216mm • Hardcover in gorgeous slipcase

Features enhanced original illustrations! $59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0415197

Nostalgic stories for a new generation Welcome back to Toyland and Noddy’s little adventures with some of the best friends around in NODDY CLASSIC LIBRARY. Includes Noddy And His Car • Noddy Goes To School • Here Comes Noddy • Well Done, Noddy • Noddy At The Seaside and Noddy Goes To Toyland. 6 x 24-page books • 310 x 220mm • Slipcase

$54.99 or 3 x $18.33 ORDER CODE: 0414856

new PERFECT FOR LONG CAR TRIPS WITH THE KIDS!

ABSOLUTELY CHILDREN From traditional nursery rhymes and songs we’ve all grown up with to classic party songs, this collection of 62 children’s favourites has it all. Includes: Humpty Dumpty • Do You Know The Muffin Man? • Pop Goes The Weasel • Old Mother Hubbard • Do Your Ears Hang Low? • Three Blind Mice • Incy Wincy Spider • Six Little Ducks • Sing A Song Of Sixpence • The Birdie Song • Pat-A Cake, Pat-A Cake • Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da • The Wheels On The Bus • Happy Birthday! • and plenty more! $44.97 or 3 x $14.99 ORDER CODE: 0352531

3 CDs

chance to DOUBLE–UP with a $100,000 bonus when you order 2 or more! 9


NEW YEAR NEW KNOWLEDGE The science behind plants made easy to enjoy BOTANY & LaTIN FOR GARDENERS: This set of informative, easy to read and beautifully illustrated books unravel the science, history and the mysteries of over 3,000 Latin botanical names and 3,000 botanical terms. Everyday gardeners will benefit tremendously and achieve better gardening practice. 224 pages each • 235 x 173mm • Hardcover

new $59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0415299

The most comprehensive and authoritative reference available THE CULTIVATION OF NEW ZEALAND TREES AND SHRUBS is hailed as ‘A landmark among gardening books’. This definitive work of Lawrie Metcalf provides detailed information on identifying, cultivating and landscaping using beautiful native trees and shrubs. With 600 native species comprehensively covered, gardeners of all skills will be inspired. 408 pages • 260 x 184mm

BESTSELLER $54.99 or 3 x $18.33 ORDER CODE: 0414681

Delve into some of the greatest minds of our time! 1001 IDEAS THAT CHANGED THE WAY WE THINK reveals how our view of the world today has emerged through the questions and theories raised by brilliant minds over millennia. These extraordinary individuals have driven human thought relentlessly forward. Their once-radical ideas are now accepted truths. Includes Plato, Gandhi, Einstein and more. 960 pages • 210 x 160mm $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415222

10 SAVE ON POSTAGE with multiple selections


new year discover our country The definitive reference

new

This fully revised and updated bateman illustrated history of new zealand covers all the major events in our rich history that have shaped our identity and development as a nation. Noted historian Matthew Wright brings you updates of the latest decases and new angles on our past, accompanied with over 600 images from the Alexander Turnbull Library. 488 pages • 280 x 210mm

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0415235

A great gift for nature enthusiasts! rivers is a celebration of New Zealand’s natural beauty. Stunning photography tells the often complex history of famous rivers and examines the challenges they will face in the future. 240 pages • 280 x 210mm • Hardcover

A visual treasure trove our new zealand is a fantastic sampler of what our people treasure and love, and what visitors enjoy and cherish. From our Maori heritage, our shaky isles, our most famous haka, birds, trees and songs that we love, the land and its painters, our heroes and poets... this is a book of treasures. Boasting incredible photography by some of the country’s best photographers. 256 pages • 242 x 177mm • Hardcover $49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0415140

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0415143

11


NEW YEAR healthier you Remedies straight from your pantry!

The solution to feeling better right at your fingertips!

SAVE

$10

OFF RRP

Don’t struggle with aches and pains and everyday ailments. kitchen cabinet cures shows you how to use everyday items you’re likely to find in your pantry, to effectively treat common ailments such as athlete’s foot, burns, eczema, age spots, dandruff and indigestion. There are hundreds of home remedies: backed by generations of common sense, and ALSO medically approved. 384 pages • 254 x 197mm • Hardcover $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0414734

Top-up your nutrition The all-natural and great tasting healthsmart supergreens is a nutrient-rich source of copper, vitamins A, C and B12, iron and protein, in a powdered mix that’s nutritionally more available. Easy to add to smoothies, casseroles and sauces for added nutrition. Suitable for adults and children. 300mg jar. Dosage: 10mg once a day. Use only as directed. Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.

$89.96 or 4 x $22.49

A POWERHOUSE HEALTH BOOSTER! ORDER CODE: 1610092

BESTSELLER The powerful antioxidant vitamin e may help: Promote and maintain a healthy heart Support healthy functioning of the immune system Maintain healthy levels of LDLcholesterol

An easy way to look after your brain health! GINKGO BILOBA may help: Increase memory performance and learning capacity Support proper brain activity Maintain proper microcirculation of your blood

EXCELLENT VALUE! APPROX. 3 MONTHS SUPPLY

Stay mentally alert and support your circulation — at any age

90 tablets. Dosage: 1 tablet a day. Discontinue use at least 2 weeks prior to surgery. Ginkgo biloba may increase the risk of bleeding associated with surgery. Use only as directed.

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 1610005

12

EXCELLENT VALUE! APPROX. 3 MONTHS SUPPLY

Maintain and promote a healthy heart!

90 capsules. Dosage: 1 capsule a day. Use only as directed. Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet. See your medical practitioner if symptoms persist.

$44.97 or 3 x $14.99 ORDER CODE: 1610010


NEW YEAR healthier you Enjoy a full, restful night’s sleep!

SET OF

This TWIN MEMORY foam PILLOW PACK is made from 100% visco elastic foam, the most advanced in bedding comfort available today. It’s temperaturesensitive and responds to your body temperature, moulding to the natural curve of your head and neck for optimal comfort and support. The result is less tossing and turning, allowing for a deeper, more recuperative sleep than ever before! Plus, the self-ventilating fabric helps keep headaches and sore necks at bay so you can really have a good night’s sleep.

MOULDS TO YOUR HEAD AND NECK

REMOVABLE COVERS FOR EASY CLEANING

Set of 2 Memory Foam Pillows • Each is: 46.5 x 28.8 x 6.5cm • Each pillow and removable cover are designed to resist dust mites and other household allergens • 4-inch loft supports your neck and head while helping to maintain spinal alignment

2

new

Great for relieving postural stress and tension! $79.96 or 4 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0613186

Be prepared for any emergency! Blackouts, floods, storms – be prepared for all the possible outcomes with the HOME EMERGENCY Kit! Take it when you go camping, keep it in the car, or store it within easy reach. You’ll never know when it could help save a life – including yours! Includes: • Back pack • AM/ FM Radio • Flashlight • Water bag • Rope • Gloves • Whistle and Compass Tool • Multitool • Blanket • Silver rescue blanket • Tent • Poncho • Fire starter • Glow stick • Water$99.96 or 4 x $24.99 proof matches • Candles ORDER CODE: 0613114

ALL THE ESSENTIAL ITEMS READY WHEN YOU NEED THEM!

13


SPECIAL! Pick any 2 of these

fantastic titles for $69.96 (3 x $23.32)

MICHAEL CRAWFORD THE STORY OF MY LIFE

JOHN WILLIAMSON THE BIG RED

AIR SUPPLY THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION

Two-disc extravaganza from one of the biggest stars to ever grace Broadway and the West End. Highlights include: You’ll Never Walk Alone • Only You • Any Dream Will Do • When I Fall In love • Every Time We Say Goodbye • Love Changes Everything • and more!

Honest and heartfelt. Includes: The Big Red • Rescue Me • Kissing On A City Corner • Look Out Cunnamulla • Mates Around The Fire • Movie Star • Maree Girl • Hang My Hat in Queensland • The Men Of League • and more!

Their 19 hits, including: Lost In Love • All Out Of Love • Here I Am • Every Woman In The World • Two Less Lonely People In The World • Making Love Out Of Nothing At All • Now And Forever • Bring Out The Magic • The One That You Love • This Heart Belongs To Me • and more!

ORDER CODE: 0352235

ORDER CODE: 0352241

2 CDs

ELTON JOHN ROCKETMAN This definitive music collection of 33 hits includes: Rocket Man • Your Song • Daniel • Crocodile Rock • The One • Blue Eyes • Nikita • Circle Of Life • Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds • Bennie And The Jets • Don’t Go Breaking My Heart • and more!

14

ORDER CODE: 0352444

2 CDs

1 CD

ORDER CODE: 0352428

1 CD

OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN MY COUNTRY

SUSAN BOYLE STANDING OVATION

20 of her greatest country hits including: Banks Of The Ohio • If You Could Read My Mind • Take Me Home, Country Roads • Jolene • Heartbreaker • I Honestly Love You • Help Me Make It Through The Night • Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain • and more!

Golden songs from the stage, including: Somewhere Over The Rainbow • The Winner Takes It All • The Music Of The Night (feat. Michael Crawford) • Memory • As Long As He Needs Me • All I Ask Of You (feat. Donny Osmond) • and more!

ORDER CODE: 0352450

1 CD

ORDER CODE: 0352459

1 CD


new year evergreen hits

new

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN SPECIAL COLLECTION A must-have collection from one of the iconic music artists of this era. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – COLLECTION: 1973 - 2012 CD: Wrecking Ball • Born In The U.S.A • Born To Run • Thunder Road • Badlands • Human Touch • Atlantic City • and more! BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E-STREET BAND – LIVE IN BARCELONA 2 DVDs: The Rising • Lonesome Day • She’s The One • Mary’s Place • Prove It All Night • Countin’ On A Miracle • Land Of Hope And Dreams • and many more!

GET READY fOR HIS tour!

win

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0352532

1 CD + 2 DVDs

1 OF 10 PRIZE PACKS! each

VALUED AT OVER $400! AN EXCLUSIVE TREAT FOR FANS! 1 CD + 2 DVDs Simply use this order stamp to send for the Bruce Springsteen Special Collection for your BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN SPECIAL COLLECTION chance to win the Boss’ 03 52 53 2 entire back catalogue. Each prize pack contains 19 CDs & 12 DVDs.

10 to be won! Don’t miss this one-time opportunity! Promotion starts 24/01/14 and ends 28/02/14. Open to Australian & New Zealand residents aged 18 years or over. Draw at the Promoter’s office at 10.30am on 07/03/14. Winner’s names published on the Promoter’s website. Prize: 10 x Bruce Springsteen back catalogue prize packs valued at $406.75 each. Covered under Reader’s Digest 2014 Blanket permits. NSW Permit No. LTPM/13/783 ACT Permit No. TP13/2855. The Promoter is Reader’s Digest (Australia) Pty Ltd, (ABN 81 000 565 471). See www.readersdigest.co.nz for full Terms and Conditions.

OVER 65 TOE-TAPPING TRACKS!

WILLIE NELSON STARDUST LEGEND STARDUST 2 cDs: Unchained Melody • Georgia On My Mind • On The Sunny Side Of The Street • Mona Lisa • What A Wonderful World • Stormy Weather • September Song • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore • and more! LEGEND CD: On The Road Again • To All The Girls I’ve Loved Before (with Julio Iglesias) • City Of New Orleans • Me And Paul • Always On My Mind • Whiskey River (live) • Georgia On My Mind • and more! $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0351919

3 CDs

FATHERS OF COUNTRY MUSIC A tribute to the pioneers of country. Includes: Indian Love Call Slim Whitman • Sweet Temptation Merle Travis • Old Love Letters Jimmie Rodgers • Ghost Riders In The Sky Gene Autry • Don’t Fence Me In Roy Rogers 3 CDs • and more! $69.99 or 3 x $23.33 ORDER CODE: 0351690

15


NEW YEAR GOLDEN OLDIES TO REDISCOVER NORTH AND SOUTH the complete collection Starring Patrick Swayze, this Emmy® Award-winning adaptation of John Jakes’ bestseller tells the story of two families who are geographically and ideologically separated by war. Hatred, prejudice and greed tear at the fabric of a nation and threaten to destroy the lives of the two families. Also includes a bonus documentary, The History Of North And South. Total running time approx. 8 DVDs 23 hrs • Rated MA15+ $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0753944

UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS SERIES 3 & 4 Follow the antics of the “upstairs” dwellers, the affluent Bellamys, and their delightful “downstairs” servants in this outstanding Edwardian era drama series. Created with SAVE meticulous attention to detail, this series lovingly $29.98 and accurately portrays life as it was through World War I and into the Roaring Twenties. OFF RRP Total running time approx. 8 DVDs 22 hours • Rated PG + M $49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0754456

THE WALTONS SEASONS 1 & 2 They built their home on the timeless mountain that bears their name. They built their lives on even stronger stuff: the bedrock of family. The story is told through the eyes of John Boy (played by Richard Thomas), who wants to be a novelist, goes to college, and eventually fulfills his dream. A truly classic series you’ll want to relive time and time again! Total running time approx. 346 mins • Rated PG $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0758525

SAVE

$9.99 OFF RRP

10 DVDs

PLEASE SIR! SERIES 1 & 2

16

John Alderton (Upstairs Downstairs) stars as Bernard Hedges, the optimistic young teacher assigned to teach the uncontrollable students in class 5C at Fenn Street Secondary School. Although his fellow teachers have lost all hope in them, Bernard sees much potential and combats the full might of these unruly students in this award-winning comedy series. Total running time approx. 593 mins 4 DVDs • Rated pg $39.99 or 3 x $13.33

ORDER CODE: 0758111


NEW YEAR mysteries to THRILL you RUTH RENDELL MYSTERIES COLLECTION 1

SAVE

$29.98

Famed for writing ‘whydunits’ rather OFF RRP than ‘whodunits’, Ruth Rendell’s popular mysteries will delight and intrigue, whilst exploring themes such as infidelity, romantic obsession, coincidence and miscommunication. This must-see collection of eight mysteries stars Colin Firth, George Baker, Camilla Power and Owen Teale. Total running time approx. 7 DVDs HURRY! LIMITED 840 mins • Rated M

STOCK AVAILABLE

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0758556

A TOUCH OF FROST SERIES 1-5

SAVE

$25

David Jason stars as unconventional policeman Detective Inspector Jack Frost, whose arrogance and indifference to orthodox police procedures masks a keen sense of observation and a dedication to solving crime. Topical, hard-hitting and suspenseful, this collection which includes the first five series, makes it easy to see why A Touch of Frost is one of Britain’s most successful detective series. Total running time approx. 34 hours • Rated M HURRY! LIMITED STOCK AVAILABLE

20 DVDs

$99.96 or 4 x $24.99

ORDER CODE: 0758259

For lovers of fine drama

MARY HIGGINS CLARK

SAVE

$9.99 OFF RRP

MISS FISHER’S MURDER MYSTERIES series 1 volumES 1 & 2 Immerse yourself in the opulent 1920s world of Australia’s leading lady detective, the Hon. Miss Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis) in Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Includes Behind The Scenes interview with Essie Davis. Total running time approx. 779 mins • Rated M $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0755055

4 DVDs

OFF RRP

Six made-for-TV movies in one great-value boxset. Includes: A Crime Of Passion • Before I Say Goodbye • We’ll Meet Again • I’ll Be Seeing You • The Cradle Will Fall • Try To Remember Total running time approx. 540 mins • Rated M15+ $59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0754886

6 DVDs

17


NEW YEAR addictive TV SERIES BROADCHURCH

new

The murder of a young boy in a small British seaside town brings on a media frenzy, which threatens to reveal hidden secrets and tear the community apart. Leading the investigation are Detective Sergeant Ellie Miller (Olivia Colman), and her new boss Detective Inspector Alec Hardy (David Tennant). By circumstance they are partnered to solve the murder, keeping the media from derailing the investigation and trying to prevent the crime from impacting tourism at the beach where the boy was murdered. Total running time approx. 374 mins • Rated M

3 DVDs

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66

ORDER CODE: 0755486

DOC MARTIN SERIES 1- 5 COLLECTION

Martin Clunes is terrific as Dr. Martin, the hotshot London surgeon who gives it all up to become the local doctor in a sleepy Cornish village. He soon catches the eye of school teacher Louisa (Caroline Catz), but his terse and impersonal manners cause continual drama and comic havoc among the many eccentric locals. Total running time over 28 hours • Rated M $99.96 or 4 x $24.99 ORDER CODE: 0755359

10 DVDs

SHARPE THE COMPLETE COLLECTION This award-winning actiondrama series based on Bernard Cornwell’s bestselling novels and starring Sean Bean is set in 19th Century Spain during the Napoleonic wars. 15 fast-paced, hard-hitting movie-length features bring to the screen all the danger, intrigue and romance of one of the bloodiest periods in the history of warfare. 10 DVDS • Total running time over 25 hours • Rated M

OFF RRP

John Thaw stars as the respected criminal law barrister. He brilliantly tackles the most challenging cases where unexpected last-minute twists turn courtroom battles into dynamic legal dramas. Also stars Ray Winstone and Ewan McGregor. Total running time approx. 20 hours • Rated MA15+

7 DVDs

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0758514

18

KAVANAGH Q.C. SAVE COLLECTION 1 $39.98

10 DVDs

$49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0758250


NEW YEAR new documentaries HOW TO BUILD

new

A showcase of three British engineering projects – the A380 Super Jumbo wings, a McLaren supercar and leading space manufacturer Astrium’s telecommunications satellite. Gaining unprecedented access to the people and organisations behind these phenomenal projects, this programme details how highly skilled and dedicated engineers use 21st Century technology to build some of the world’s most complicated machines. Total running time approx. 156 mins • Rated E

2 DVDs

$34.98 or 3 x $11.66 ORDER CODE: 0758857

WYCLIFFE THE COMPLETE COLLECTION Jack Shepherd stars as the Cornish detective, Det. Supt. Wycliffe. The ever-calm but quick-thinking Wycliffe is more than ably assisted by the ambitious DI Lucy Lane (Pam Ferris) and the maverick, DI Doug Kersey (Jimmy Yuill). It’s a gritty, tense series that sees criminals brought to justice. Total running time approx. 34 hours 10 DVDs • Rated M $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0758253

ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP VOLUME 1

new

Join the hunt on ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP as television’s favourite antiques experts snake their way across the United Kingdom in classic vintage cars. Visit grand properties along with small and quirky locations, learn about the local interests and explore landmarks. All in a battle to seek out rare curiosities and antiquities to find a gem that will turn into the largest profit. But it’s not as easy as it sounds and there can only be one winner. Total running time approx. 645 mins • Rated G

NARRATED BY Bargain Hunt’s Tim Wonnacott $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0755483

3 DVDs

Say YES today and enjoy our interest-free monthly payments!

19


NEW YEAR documentaries THE BRIDGES THAT BUILT LONDON & A TALE OF 2 CITIES

new

THE BRIDGES THAT BUILT LONDON: Look into the unique history and captivating stories of London’s 30 bridges, each of them is a clue to the city’s hidden history. A TALE OF 2 CITIES: Take a fascinating trip back in time searching and examining the clues that reveal the most dramatic period – the 17th Century – that transformed London into the megacity we know today. Total running time A MUST FOR approx. 120 mins HISTORY BUFFS! • Rated E

2 DVDs

$34.98 or 3 x $11.66 ORDER CODE: 0758876

AT HOME WITH THE GEORGIANS Delve into 18th Century Britain as prize-winning author Professor Amanda Vickery sets her sights on the golden age of homemaking – the Georgian era. Through dramatic reconstruction she traces the story of the unique relationship Britons enjoy with their homes, arguing that the Georgians’ preoccupation with décor helped to redefine the part played by men and women in British society. Total running time approx. 175 mins • Rated E $34.98 or 3 x $11.66 ORDER CODE: 0758773

1 DVD

ATTENBOROUGH IN PARADISE & THE FIRST EDEN In Paradise: Seven of David Attenborough’s most personal quests. Episodes include: The Lost Gods Of Easter SAVE Island • The Song Of $ The Earth • A Blank OFF RRP On The Map • Life On Air • and more!

10

SAVE

$9.98 OFF RRP

The First Eden: Revel in this glorious portrait of the Mediterranean. Discover its exotic flora and varied wildlife... even the bones of pygmy elephants in Malta. Total running time approx. 584 mins • Rated PG + E

20

$59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0755333

4 DVDs

Chance to win the $100,000 Thank You Prize with any selection PLUS


NEW YEAR documentaries THE PENGUIN KING 3D The Penguin King 3D: The Penguin King returns after 3 years to the place where he was born and raised, to find a mate and raise a family. Filmed in spectacular 3D and written and narrated by David Attenborough, this is a cinematic family experience that will treat you to the most spectacular images of nature’s very best. This lavish stunning 3D cinematography captures his story - often comic, sometimes tragic and ultimately triumphant: a rite of passage from awkward adolescent to fatherhood, in one of Earth’s last great wildernesses. Total running time approx. 130 mins • Rated PG

EXCLUSIVE TO READER’S DIGEST COLLECTOR’S TIN PLUS DETACHABLE 3D FRIDGE MAGNET! AS SEEN ON

TV

1DVD+1Blu-ray $44.97 or 3 x $14.99

ORDER CODE: 0758855

WHAT THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION DID FOR US

new

Join Architectural historian Dan Cruickshank to explore the key ideas, principles and technologies from 1760 to 1840 which shaped the modern world. Through the stories of men and women who made it happen, you’ll uncover the inventive power, vision and the ingenuity of this heroic and pioneering age. Episodes include: Material World • Working Wonders • Modern Medicine • City Living • and more! 2 DVDs Total running time approx. 174 mins • Rated E

$34.98 or 3 x $11.66

ORDER CODE: 0758860

chance to DOUBLE–UP with a $100,000 bonus when you order 2 or more! 21


FOR YOUR VALENTINE... Stand out from the crowd

new

When you want to look your best all you need is a standout accessory. This stunning gold-plated OVAL PENDANT sparkles with 62 inlaid Swarovski Elements® and adds a touch of glamour to any outfit. (H): 1.5cm • 45cm chain + 5cm extension chain included • 2 year warranty • Certificate of Authenticity

A momento of your love and affection

Your own touch of ‘Royal glamour’! You’ll feel like royalty, wearing this sumptuous REGAL RUBY RING. This classic design is gold-plated and features glittering Swarovski Elements® and an adjustable band. Make a statement at special occasions with this gorgeous dress ring.

$69.99 or 3 x $23.33 ORDER CODE: 0810231

$89.96 or 4 x $22.49 ORDER CODE: 0810255

Crown jewels fit for a princess! This fabulous CROWN necklace & earrings SET sparkles like diamonds. This unique design boasts 18 stunning Swarovski Elements® in each crown. Stylish yet affordable, it’s the ultimate gift for someone special. 45cm chain + 5cm extension chain included • 2 year warranty $79.96 or 4 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0810241

22 Your chance to win up to $200,000 with 2 or more selections!


new year top value collections THE JOHN WAYNE COLLECTION This collection of 10 classics shows why ‘The Duke’ is still so revered to this day. Includes: Big Jake • Donovan’s Reef • El Dorado • Hatari! • In Harm’s Way • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance • Rio Lobo • Sons of Katie Elder • True Grit • Rio Grande Total running time approx. 20 hours • Rated M

10 DVDs

$69.99 or 3 x $23.33 ORDER CODE: 0755459

MGM MOVIE COLLECTION 6 WW2 MOVIES A stellar cast of stars – from Sir Michael Caine and Sir Laurence Olivier to Sean Connery and Ryan O’Neal – bring to life stories based around WWII. Movies include: Battle of Britain • 633 Squadron • The Mckenzie Break • A Bridge Too Far • The Train • The Devil’s Brigade Total running time approx. 743 mins • Rated M $59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0755472

THE BAZ LUHRMANN COLLECTION Showcasing four huge hits: AUSTRALIA • MOULIN ROUGE • ROMEO + JULIET • STRICTLY BALLROOM. Starring Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Ewan McGregor and Leonardo DiCaprio to name a few. Total running time approx. 487 mins • Rated M

4 DVDs $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0755099

6 DVDs

THE BEST OF BANDSTAND 1965-66 – VOLUME 3

new Featuring 18 classic episodes, including: the complete Bandstand concert live at Myer Music Bowl in March 1965 with Billy Thorpe and The Aztecs, Dinah Lee and international star Little Millie, the complete Bandstand Rock ‘n’ Roll special featuring Australian live performances from Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard and The Shirelles, Jacki Weaver in her singing debut, and plenty more! Total running time approx. 850 mins 5 DVDs • Rated PG $49.98 or 3 x $16.66 ORDER CODE: 0755481

23


NEW YEAR GIFT IDEAS Thousands of clever cooking tips revealed!

new

The handy guide A–Z OF COOKING SECRETs is a real timesaver! Improve your cooking techniques and learn new ones. Turn to C for cakes and find recipes for Carrot Cake and Cupcakes. Go to O for Onion and learn the trick to chopping without crying and W for Woks will have you whipping up stir-fries in no time! • All the basic cooking techniques clearly explained • Information on ingredients and how best to use them, safe food storage, food labels and tools of the trade • Over 200 recipes – from Apple Pie to Walnut Bread … and more! 304 pages • 276 x 213mm • Flexibound $59.97 or 3 x $19.99

ORDER CODE: 0415095

For all budding weather watchers The WEATHER WATCHING KIT contains: • Climate Change DVD: Sir David Attenborough explores the effects of global warming •W  eather Watching book • ELECTRONIC Wireless Weather Station • Rain Gauge Kit includes: 1 book; Weather station; Rain gauge; 1 DVD • Total running time approx. 118 mins • Rated PG $69.99 or 3 x $23.33 ORDER CODE: 0613039

24

Reader’s Digest New Zealand®

new RAKE the COMPLETE FIRST SERIES Criminal defense lawyer Cleaver Greene (Richard Roxburgh) does whatever it takes to defend and save life’s truly lost souls. And at the same time, struggles to save himself from his own personal demons. Total running time approx. 905 mins • Rated MA15+ $59.97 or 3 x $19.99 ORDER CODE: 0755487

4 DVDs

STOCKS OF SOME ITEMS MAY BE LIMITED

www.readersdigest.co.nz


New Zealands New Year's Catalogue