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Billy Bird

  After four years in the incubator, Billy Bird, my new novel for adults, is due for release.  The official launch date is  31 August. It’s going to be introduced by Barbara Larson, at the University Book Shop, Dunedin. Before then, I’m heading away to … Continue reading

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Gorse is Not People by Janet Frame — Launch Speech

This is a slightly fuller version of the launch speech I gave on 15 August 2012 at the University Bookshop, Dunedin. The additional elements here are a marginally fuller commentary on the title story, and some thoughts on ‘The Big … Continue reading

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