Author(s): Karlo Mila et al
A fascinating collection of poetry, short stories and novel extracts by Pacific writers, mostly based in New Zealand. They span the streets and sands of the diverse South Pacific, and their themes include love, relationships and identity. Among the authors are strong women, new and notable names such as Tusiata Avia, Selina Marsh, Sia Figiel and Karlo Mila.
First published November 2006.
Karlo Mila, WIINNER Best First Book of Poetry at the Montana NZ Book Awards 2006
Tusiata Avia, AWARDED the 2005 Fulbright Creative New Zealand Pacific Writer's Residency at the University of Hawai'i, SHORTLISTED for the 2006 Prize in Modern Letters
Sia Figiel, WINNER Best First Book Award in the South East Asia/South Pacific region of the Commonwealth Writers Prize.
Other contributors include: Chris Baker, Selina Marsh, Mua Strickson-Pua, Teresia Teaiwa, Daren Kamali .