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Potiki by Patricia Grace

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Published by Capuchin Classics in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Real estate developers -- New Zealand -- Fiction,
  • Traditional farming -- New Zealand -- Fiction,
  • Maori (New Zealand people) -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Previous ed.: Auckland: Penguin, 1986; London: Women"s, 1987.

StatementPatricia Grace ; foreword by Kirsty Gunn.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9639.3.G7 P6 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination203 p. ;
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23863079M
ISBN 109780955915611
LC Control Number2009291485

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  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Potiki by Patricia Grace, , University of Hawaii Press edition, in English Potiki ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:   Potiki by Grace, Patricia, Publication date Topics Maori (New Zealand people) Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by res on August 8, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages: Buy Potiki (Capuchin Classics) Reissue by Patricia Grace (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8). She won the New Zealand Book Award for Fiction for Potiki in , and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize in with Dogside Story, which also won the Kiriyama Pacific Rim Fiction Prize. In she won the Neustadt International Prize for Literature, sometimes referred to /5(2).

  Patricia Grace is the first Maori woman to publish a collection of short stories (). Since then she has published three other short story collections, three award-winning novels, and several children's books. Her novel Dogside Story (UH Press edition, ) won the Kiriyama Prize for fiction. She is widely anthologized and translated into more than eight languages, and is considered Brand: University of Hawaii Press, The. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Patricia Grace has 35 books on Goodreads with ratings. Patricia Grace’s most popular book is Potiki. Potiki, Roma (–), Te Rarawa, Te Aupouri, Ngaai Rangitihi, is a poet, playwright and commentator on Maori theatre. She is also a theatre performer and manager, who was Te Toka-a-Toi (Maori arts) co-ordinator of the New Zealand International Festival of the Arts; and a visual artist, who illustrated her own first collection of poems.