the Zine page for current issue of news and articles concerning New Zealand life and culture in 1996 NZine became New Zealands first interactive online magazine showing NZ to the world warts and all New Zealand Regional Information and Links to New Zealand Resources contact the publishers and editorship of NZine
clickable listings of previously issued NZine articles - over 1000 still of interest Add your comment to the NZine guestbook - also join and use forums for more interaction
Search Articles  


Have you viewed the New Zealand scenic and information map?
             Home >  Reviews  > Books  :
Celia Lashlie's book "He'll be Okay: growing gorgeous boys into good men"
Reviewed by Dorothy -- 2006-02-03

How can parents best cope with the sudden transformation of a gorgeous boy into "a monosyllabic grunter"? What part should mothers and fathers play in the difficult adolescent years?
"My Place" - glimpses of what ordinary New Zealanders really value
Dorothy -- 2005-12-02

This book at a special Christmas discount would be the ideal present for so many people - perfect to dip into, ideal to put on the coffee table for your visitors to browse through ....
New book
Reprinted from the UC's "chronicle" -- 2005-11-25

Papers presented at the 14th International Conference of the New Zealand Asian Studies Society compiled by Dr Edwina Palmer ....
Going Native
Making use of New Zealand plants

Reviewed by Dorothy -- 2005-05-19

Such a guide has been needed ever since there has been renewed enthusiasm for using New Zealand native plants. This book will be valuable to gardening enthusiasts interested in growing them anywhere in the world .
Frieda Looser's "Fendall's Legacy"
Reviewed by Dorothy -- 2005-02-27

This book traces the development of the socially desirable Christchurch suburb of Fendalton - an area where the first European settler was Walpole Cheshyre Fendall ....
Bob Goddard's "Land of the Long Wild Road"
Reviewed by Dorothy -- 2005-02-04

An entertaining true adventure story about an English couple travelling 11,000 kilometres through New Zealand on motor bikes ....'
"Easily the Best: The life of Helen Connon
Reviewed by Dorothy -- 2005-01-21

Margaret Lovell-Smith's "Easily the Best: The life of Helen Connon, 1857-1903"
Canterbury University Press
Dorothy -- 2005-01-07

CUP publishes a wide range of New Zealand material - natural history, marine biology, biography, New Zealand and Pacific history, sport ....
Peter Batson's "Deep New Zealand: Blue Water
Reviewed By Dorothy -- 2004-12-17

First popular book published on New Zealand's deep-sea life and winner of the Environment prize of the 2004 Montana New Zealand Book Awards
Edmund Bohan's "A Present for the Czar"
Reviewed by Dorothy -- 2004-12-10

Edmund Bohan's gripping detective novel set in Christchurch in 1885 presents an intriguing and complex web of murder and mystery ....
   1      2      3      4      5   
Home       NZ Map       Contact       Recent Articles       Your Views      

Copyright 1996 - 2005 NZine - A Quality Service from Plain Communications LTD