Adam Millard’s 10 Favourite Authors in his teen years

Author of Soul Of Dust, Adam was kind enough to reveal his reading preferences when younger "As a young man I read everything I could get my grubby little hands on, from horror to fantasy, sci-fi to westerns. It’s tough to compile a list like this, but I’ll give it a shot. In no particular … Continue reading Adam Millard’s 10 Favourite Authors in his teen years

VIVIENNES BLOG, by NZ author Stephen LEATON (release mid-January ’15)

VIVIENNE’S  BLOG Author Stephen K. LEATON It was a lot easier to read and enjoy Vivienne’s Blog than it has been to write this review. Not wanting to sell it short, I actually spent time refining my understanding of the genres mentioned among the publisher’s material: thriller, chilling suspense, fantastical, psychological thriller, or mystery. The … Continue reading VIVIENNES BLOG, by NZ author Stephen LEATON (release mid-January ’15)

New Zealand’s Lost Heritage, by Richard WOLFE

Richard WOLFE's  New Zealand's Lost Heritage, published by New Holland Publishers (November 2013), is a fascinating collection of landmarks and buildings we have let slip through our fingers via natural forces, commercial greed or communal apathy. Wolfe devotes a chapter to each of his selected twenty examples of heritage buildings, their construction, redevelopment, community significance, … Continue reading New Zealand’s Lost Heritage, by Richard WOLFE

TAKA KIRO WAI –He Kōrero Pūrākau mo Tētāhi Hoiho by Keri KAA

TAKA KIRO WAI – He Kōrero Pūrākau mo Tētāhi Hoiho Author Keri KAA Artist Martin D PAGE   This Māori language, 59 page picture book is an amazing compilation of story, artwork and photography, decorated and enhanced with examples of Māori weaving and carving patterns. Publisher Tania was kind enough to relate the story to … Continue reading TAKA KIRO WAI –He Kōrero Pūrākau mo Tētāhi Hoiho by Keri KAA

A Stellar Affair – by Virginnia de Parté

A Stellar Affair the fourth in the series of  futuristic romancesby Virginnia de PartéStellar (Siobhan and James Corban's daughter with the g-altered ability to 'jump' to other locations) comes across Matt Saunders in the desert - his truck stuck deeply in the sand alongside the road. The four Corban's (Stellar, James and her two twin … Continue reading A Stellar Affair – by Virginnia de Parté

A Talent for Loving, by Virginnia De PARTÉ

Virginnia de PARTÉ’s A Talent for Loving  - the third in her futuristic romantic series about g-altered people, set in Australia, is a most loving tale. William and Belinda had reached the age of seven, managing to hide their talent from the Defence Department in order to ensure they would be released to an adopting … Continue reading A Talent for Loving, by Virginnia De PARTÉ