Archive for August, 2017

On the bookshelves: September 2017

August 28, 2017
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Lynda La Plante has a new book coming out next month and there’s a first-hand look at life in Gloriavale by Lilia Tarawa. FICTION: Good Friday, by Lynda La Plante: From the creator of the award-winning ITV series Prime Suspect, this is Jane Tennison’s story, from rookie police officer to fully fledged detective (Zaffre,...

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REVIEW Three Words: An Anthology of Aotearoa/NZ Women’s Comics

August 10, 2017
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REVIEW Three Words: An Anthology of Aotearoa/NZ Women’s Comics

If you happen to read the mainstream newspapers and magazines in this country (in fact, in most countries) you could be forgiven for thinking there were no women comic writers. Even at first glance on the internet, this appears to be a male-dominated industry with little mention of women anywhere. Three Words dispells that...

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