Author(s): Patricia Grace
Set in a rural Maori coastal community, the humour and aroha of the community are powerful life preserving factors. But there is conflict in the whanau. Te Rua is battling for custody of his daughter against his two aunts. But why are they disputing custody and what is really going on?.
Shortlisted for Tasmania Pacific Rim Region Prizes: Fiction 2003 and Book Data New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2002.