Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
An evening with Lindsey Dawson at Takapuna Library
Spend an evening with New Zealand author Lindsey Dawson
as she talks about her latest work of historical fiction.
Scarlet & Magenta is set in bustling Auckland and up and
coming Tauranga in the 1880s. The book vividly reveals the trials and pleasures
of colonial life and explores the question of what lasts longest: blood ties or
of Lindsey's book will be available for purchase and signing.
refreshments served from 6pm, author talk at 6.30pm