A Sentimental Journey is memories captured by its author Gwenda Hodson of her childhood (1930s and 1940s) in the then isolated Onamalutu Valley on the north bank of the Wairau River, Marlborough, New Zealand.
"If we must move to town we're taking the farm with us!""We can't!""We can!" This is the book that tells how this was accomplished (on more than one occasion).
Somehow he seems to possess that uncanny knack of being able to place the myriad of colours within his personality on the page – both the shadows and the twinkles, the mark of a true poet. - Dr. Fran Brinn. 162 pages
A limited to 100 print edition in soft cover personally signed by the author. Published in May 2016This book, based as it is on the authors hunting life, will hopefully inspire a younger generation of hunters and provoke in older more experienced ones, fond memories and a greater appreciation of our natural world, beyond the hustle and bustle of urban life.
This hard cover version of the book, based as it is on the authors hunting life, will hopefully inspire a younger generation of hunters and provoke in older more experienced ones, fond memories and a greater appreciation of our natural world, beyond the hustle and bustle of urban life.
Book One in the Anxious Allie book series. The everyday life of Allie feeling Anxious and learning to be brave.
Book two in the Anxious Allie series. Touching on anxiety, bullying and friendship.
50 Years Reunion Book for Queen Charlotte College, Picton, New Zealand
Sarah Tantrum is a New Zealand artist who can invariably be found sketching, writing, reading or, wrestling with oil paints.
When Kenny Doyal is stripped of his emotional and physical security his fear and anger generate within him a dream that propels him on a journey from rugged Connemara to the wilds of West Coast New Zealand.
Owl has worked in many varied occupations, too many to name here, though labouring in concrete work, building, forestry, bush-work, and the unforgettable Soldiering and a memorable career in Cook Strait working on the Strait Shipping Ferries needs mention. Indeed most of these pages were penned while bouncing around in Cook Strait. 140 pages.
These words are gathered over some fifty-five years and are composed by a man who has walked many roads. Fought many a fight physically and mentally and has been shaped by many joys, laughs, hardships and at times anguish and tears. 150 pages.
An entertaining, well written and informative trip down memory lane with Ken Lowe.
World War One Memorabilia - Diaries and letters of 7/894 L/Cpl James Foster Rudd N.Z.E.F.
Haiku, Green Tea and Sushi brings together a distinctive collection of this literary art form.
To commemorate the First 50 Years of the Marlborough Car Club. 1955 - 2005
This historic publication is the result of many years of amassing photographs, news items, programs and like information by Ron Hebberd.
A story told from the heart by a mother with an autistic child. $28 delivered in NZ or $35 NZD posted to Australia.
Soaring High takes you on the life journey of the remarkable author Vicky Gardiner. A touching story for all to enjoy.
A collection of stories, thoughts, experiences and observations over 50 years during sea service with the Royal New Zealand Navy and being a commercial vegetable food producer on the Wairau Plain.
A novel based on a true story about a champion racehorse and the man who believed in the horse.
A wartime novel created around three families. The Bowmans lived in Marlborough, while the Flemings and Thorntons lived in Canterbury.
This is a photographic record of the Reuben and Florence Patchett family reunion which was held in Blenheim New Zealand on 4th January 2014.
A beautiful story told in rhyme and illustrated by Coral Thiel
This book is a definitive history of the European settlement of the Wairau, at the top of New Zealand's South Island. Told in anecdotal form, it is a very readable story of this formative period in our history.
Delusion, Chaos, Insight... Norse is fragile, submissive and stuck. He seeks for an identity beyond a debilitating psychosis. Hurst, egoistic and unbending as steel, seeks domination and immortality.
Considering the remarkable career of Marlborough mariner, adventurer and entrepreneur, Ronald Oscar Perano, one cannot but be curious as to his early life and the influences that moulded him.
The story of William's trip to India top raise awareness of leprosy as a significant disease globally.