Cup and Show Day Reading : Give a Man a Horse by Dianne Haworth

Here's a book to whet your appetite for Christchurch Cup and Show Week! Give a Man a Horse is the biography of celebrated Cambridge Stud bloodstock breeder Sir Patrick Hogan, owner of the famous Sir Tristram. This is an entertaining and often poignant tale of farming, family and horse breeding in early New Zealand. Author Dianne Haworth eloquently traces the roots of…
View More about Cup and Show Day Reading : Give a Man a Horse by Dianne Haworth

Harper Lee : Go Set a Watchman

If you haven't read To Kill A Mockingbird, you will still enjoy Go Set A Watchman. Although this is the second book to be released by Pulitzer Prize winning author, Harper Lee, it was written first! Go Set A Watchman Go Set a Watchman revisits characters I grew to love from To Kill A Mockingbird; twenty years on…
View More about Harper Lee : Go Set a Watchman

A WORD with Bill Manhire

Bill Manhire is one of New Zealand's leading poets and writers. Bill is a mentor to New Zealand writers, founding the International Institute of Modern Letters at Victoria University. He was New Zealand Poet Laureate for 1997-99 and is the driving force behind several anthologies of New Zealand poetry, Bill will be appearing at two events for this week's…
View More about A WORD with Bill Manhire
71 - 78 of 78