Reviews – takahē 85

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Tell You What: Great New Zealand Nonfiction 2015, edited by Jolisa Gracewood & Susanna Andrew
reviewed by Erin Harrington

Roly, the ANZAC Donkey, by Glyn Harper
reviewed by Cassandra Fusco

you fit the description, by Peter Olds
reviewed by Erik Kennedy

Working Lives, c.1900; a photographic essay, by Erik Olssen
reviewed by Matthew Hughes

University Days, by Laura Soloman
reviewed by Mary Cresswell

Trifecta, by Ian Wedde
reviewed by Mary Cresswell

Radioland, by Lesley Wheeler
reviewed by Mary Cresswell

Reviews Forthcoming in takahē 86 – April 2016

Some of Us Eat the Seeds by Morgan Bach.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

Jerusalem Sonnets, Love, Wellington Zoo by David Beach.
Reviewed by Erik Kennedy.

Carbon Shapes and Dark Matter by Stephanie Christie.
Reviewed by Patricia Prime.

R.H.I. by Tim Corballis.
Reviewed by Sue Wootton.

The Invisible Mile by David Coventry.
Reviewed by Olivia Macassey.

Fish Stories by Mary Cresswell.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman. 

The Back of His Head by Patrick Evans.
Reviewed by Sue Wootton.

Failed Love Poems by Joan Fleming.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

Ocean and Stone by Dinah Hawken.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

ShameJoy by Julie Hill.
Reviewed by Patricia Prime.

Thuds Underneath by Brent Kininmont.
Reviewed by Janet Newman.

The Burnt Hotel by Olivia Macassey.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

There are no horses in heaven by Frankie McMillan.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

Aspiring Light by Robynanne Milford.
Reviewed by Patricia Prime.

Tender Machines by Emma Neale.
Reviewed by Janet Newman. 

Excerpts from a Natural History by Holly Painter.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

Trouble by Jenny Powell.
Reviewed by Erik Kennedy.

Girls of the Drift by Nina Powles.
Reviewed by Patricia Prime.

Atonement by Vaughan Rapatahana.
Reviewed by Patricia Prime.

Generation Kitchen by Richard Reeve.
Reviewed by Patricia Prime.

The Lost of Syros by Emma Timpany.
Reviewed by Sue Wootton.

In the Neighbourhood of Fame by Bridget Van Der Zijpp.
Reviewed by Justin Harrison.

Fracking & Hawk by Pat White.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Coleman.

Feathers Unfettered by Karen Zelas, illustrated by Jan FitzGerald.
Reviewed by Mary Cresswell.