Book Reviews
by Ross Nepia Himona
(mostly from "Te Putatara" )

Sponsored by Kingston Strategic (NZ) Ltd


"Smokey Joe's Cafe" by Bryce Courtenay, Penguin, Australia, 2001 (reviewed 13 March 2001)

"Only Their Purpose is Mad, The Money Men Take Over NZ" by Bruce Jesson, Dunmore Press, Palmerston north, 1999 (reviewed 10 May 2000)

"the lexus and the olive tree" by Thomas Friedman, Harper Collins, London, 1999 (reviewed 8 May 2000)

"Rabuka of Fiji, the authorised biography of Major-General Sitiveni Rabuka" by John Sharpham, Central Queensland University Press, Brisbane, 2000 (Te Putatara, 15 April 2000)

"Waitangi & Indigenous Rights: Revolution, Law & Legitimation" by F.M.(Jock) Brookfield, Auckland University Press, 1999 (Te Putatara, 15 February 2000)

"My Ishmael, A Sequel" by Daniel Quinn, 1997, Bantam Books, New York (Te Putatara, 17 January 2000)

"The Story of B, an adventure of the Mind and Spirit" by Daniel Quinn, 1996, Bantam Books, New York (Te Putatara, 15 December 1999).

"Ishmael, an adventure of the mind and spirit" a novel by Daniel Quinn, 1992, Bantam / Turner, New York (Te Putatara, 15 November 1999)