Ask the posts of the house / Witi Ihimaera.Material type: TextPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed, ©2007Description: 309 pages ; 24 cmISBN: 9780790011608; 0790011603Subject(s): Pakiwaitara | Tāngata | Kōrero nehe | Pūtaiao | Paenga kōreroGenre/Form: Short stories, New Zealand -- 20th century. DDC classification: NZ823.2 LOC classification: PR9639.3.I5 | A94 2007
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I've been thinking about you, sister -- Ask the posts of the house -- In the year of Prince Harry -- Ihipi -- Dead of night / (with) Howard Carmichael and David Wiltshire -- Medicine woman -- Meeting Elizabeth Costello.
A brand new collection of short stories, including five novella-length stories. They show an intriging range of narratives from historical fiction to contemporary comedy. Readers will delight in Ihimaera's passionate, humorous & sometimes provocative writing, & in the rich array of characters introduced in this collection. All the stories are accompanied by notes on their origins - & there is an alternative ending offered to Dead of Night.