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At the White Coast
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written by Janet Charman, 1954- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, originally published 2013), 87 page(s)
written by Janet Charman, 1954- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, originally published 2013), 87 page(s)
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The Bells of Saint Babel's
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written by Allen Curnow, 1911-2001 (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, originally published 2001), 66 page(s)
written by Allen Curnow, 1911-2001 (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, originally published 2001), 66 page(s)
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The Blue Voyage and Other Poems
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written by Anne French, 1956- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 68 page(s)
The tide is making; the breeze has turnedaround the point, the lark singsin the blue air. Nothing staysthe same. Everything is a variationof the theme that goes on forever. The Blue Voyage and Other Poems is a new collection by Anne French – elegiac in tone and confident in execution. A more comic initial sectio...
written by Anne French, 1956- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 68 page(s)
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THE BOOK OF NADATH
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written by Robin Hyde, 1906-1939; edited by Michele Leggott, 1956- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 1999, originally published 1999), 134 page(s)
The Book of Nadath is a long prose poem by well-known poet and novelist Robin Hyde which has remained unpublished for 60 years. Written in 1937, Hyde’s last year in New Zealand, it is a sounding device for all the concerns which mark The Godwits Fly, A Home in This World and Nor the Years Condemn. Among Hyde’...
written by Robin Hyde, 1906-1939; edited by Michele Leggott, 1956- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 1999, originally published 1999), 134 page(s)
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CALYPSO
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written by Bob Orr, 1949- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 98 page(s)
Following his very popular collection Valparaiso, poet Bob Orr presents his new book Calypso. Orr’s poems have a wistful yet forceful beauty, presenting images with depth, color, light, and the narrative drive and cadences of a true storyteller. In the first of Calypso’s four sections, ‘Purple Octopus’, t...
written by Bob Orr, 1949- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 98 page(s)
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DARK SPARRING
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written by Selina Tusitala Marsh, 1971- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, originally published 2013), 106 page(s)
In Dark Sparring, Selina Tusitala Marsh combats family loss with all the techniques of poetry, ritual and Thai kickboxing at her disposal. The book and accompanying CD brim with fluid, humming list poems, literary shoutouts and personal elegies, as Marsh takes us through her mother’s diagnosis with cancer and th...
written by Selina Tusitala Marsh, 1971- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, originally published 2013), 106 page(s)
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The Darling North
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written by Anne Kennedy, 1959- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2013), 95 page(s)
written by Anne Kennedy, 1959- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2013), 95 page(s)
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everything talks
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written by Sam Sampson (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 98 page(s)
Everything Talks is the first collection of poetry by Auckland poet Sam Sampson. If the poems in this collection are sometimes mysterious, they are also as true to immediate fact – informed by a particularly New Zealand nostalgia and sense of loss – as the poet can make them. In these poems of history and geo...
written by Sam Sampson (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 98 page(s)
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Fast Talking PI
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written by Selina Tusitala Marsh, 1971- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2009), 82 page(s)
written by Selina Tusitala Marsh, 1971- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2009), 82 page(s)
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Ian Wedde: Selected Poems
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written by Ian Wedde, 1946- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2017, originally published 2017), 340 page(s)
With selections from 1971’s Homage to Matisse all the way through to 2013’s The Lifeguard, Ian Wedde’s Selected Poems introduces readers new and old to one of New Zealand’s most distinguished contemporary poets.How can language contain the world that spillsFrom its torn rinds, how can my ode holdOn to lang...
written by Ian Wedde, 1946- (Auckland, Auckland Region: Auckland University Press, 2017, originally published 2017), 340 page(s)
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