Coming Ashore

Author: Peter Bland
Homepage 9781877577499

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  • : $20.00(NZD)
  • : 9781877577499
  • : Steele Roberts & Associates Ltd
  • : Steele Roberts & Associates Ltd
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  • : September 2011
  • : 210mm X 148mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : 19.99
  • : September 2011
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Barcode 9781877577499
9781877577499

Description

Award-winning poet and a distinguished actor Peter Bland (Came a Hot Friday) was born in Yorkshire and emigrated to NZ in 1954. In this new collection he continues 'to give the world back to itself'' with insight, energy and tact. Vivid - witty - original - accessible ...the perfect introduction to poetry.

Promotion info

Peter Bland has just won the 2011 NZ Prime Minister's Award for Literary Achievement in Poetry ($60,000) and recently featured on Saturday Morning with Kim Hill on National Radio.

Reviews

The Times Literary Supplement describes his poetry as ‘vivid, witty, and original’ — accessible and colloquial, this is the perfect introduction to poetry.

Author description

Award-winning poet and a distinguished actor Peter Bland was born in Yorkshire and emigrated to New Zealand in 1954.