ABOUT A BOY

ABOUT A BOY

Saturday 27 August 2016, 1:45pm—2:45pm

Three fine novels and three fictional boys finding a way through life. In Emma Neale's Billy Bird, a bright, beloved boy comes to believe that he is a bird. In His Whole Life, by Canada's Elizabeth Hay, Jim grows up dealing with the fracture of his family. For the resilient 12-year-old in Tanya Moir's The Legend of Winstone Blackhat, imagination offers an escape from a harsh reality in the Central Otago landscape.

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Three fine novels and three fictional boys finding a way through life. In Emma Neale's Billy Bird, a bright, beloved boy comes to believe that he is a bird. In His Whole Life, by Canada's Elizabeth Hay, Jim grows up dealing with the fracture of his family. For the resilient 12-year-old in Tanya Moir's The Legend of Winstone Blackhat, imagination offers an escape from a harsh reality in the Central Otago landscape.

These acclaimed writers talk with Morrin Rout about boyhood and occupying the young male point of view.

The Chamber, The Piano
Christchurch, New Zealand

The Chamber has wooden paneling, a sprung floor and silent air conditioning. The Chamber has excellent acoustics for music and is ideally suited to dance, drama, public seminars, meetings, presentations and workshops.

Address: 156 Armagh Street
Christchurch
Canterbury
Phone: 03 3775000
Web: www.thepiano.nz