There are books you can read with great ease on a long sunny afternoon after lunch. This isn't one of them!
incomparable Haruki Murakami has been hailed, with fine
reason, by the Observer as ''the best novelist on the
Hinemoana Baker is a writer, musician and sound
Leilani Tamu is a poet, social commentator, historian
and former New Zealand diplomat.
Aucklander Melinda Szymanik is the University of
Otago College of Education Creative New Zealand Children's
Writer in Residence.
Emily Dobson once worked as a life model.
Back-to-front Bob and Punctuation Mark
by Belinda Ellis are quirky takes on word usage and
The Letterbox Cat is Aucklander Paula Green's
latest collection of poems for children.
is another book - and a rattling good one - about this
country's participation in the war to end all wars.
Whenever historians trot out the old statistic
that 10% of New Zealanders served overseas in 1914-18, I ask
why we say so little about the other 90%.
"I wasn't expecting that."
This is a typical response from people ...
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