Stretch your muscles and your mind with our selection of books that explore the financial, physical, and philosophical challenges in life. Here is the latest Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise newsletter.
Come 28 September, you'd best gather the dust from your walking shoes as The Breeze Walking Festival hits Christchurch's streets and trails once again. The Breeze Walking Festival goes through to 13 October, and there will be lots of special events to celebrate walking.
Ross Humphries, the manager of Smith's Bookshop, at 133 Manchester Street, with copies of early rugby books ahead of an auction of the books in the store. 14 October 1991.
Clare reviews the book Swim. "Swim is a really lovely book about the connection between us and the waterways throughout these islands. Author Annette Lees is a conservationist, and her passion for the special watery places explored is evident".
As a lover of missions into the mountains, and as a daughter of climbers, I have spent a fair amount of time both recounting and listening to accounts from high places. They are tales replete with hilarity, high excitement, physical exertion, trial, tribulation, and sometimes, tragedy. They are ever-engaging, and can serve as vehicles for self-reflection – how…