Ritchie, Isa Pearl, 1984-

Fishing for Māui / Isa Pearl Ritchie. - 365 pages ; 23 cm

Novel.

"A novel about food, whanau, and mental illness. Valerie reads George Eliot to get to sleep - just to take her mind off worries over her patients, her children, their father and the next family dinner. Elena is so obsessed with health, traditional food, her pregnancy and her blog she doesn't notice that her partner, Malcolm the ethicist, is getting himself into a moral dilemma of his own making. Evie wants to save the world one chicken at a time. Meanwhile her boyfriend, Michael is on a quest to reconnect with his Maori heritage and discover his own identity. Rosa is eight years old and lost in her own fantasy world, but she's the only one who can tell something's not right. Crisis has the power to bring this family together, but will it be too late?

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Families--New Zealand--Fiction.
Well-being--Fiction.
Pakiwaitara


New Zealand fiction--21st century.
Domestic fiction.

PR9708.R598 / F57 2018

NZ823.3

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