Glory Days magazine issue 8

Glory Days vintage lifestyle magazine, issue 8, RRP $16.90. Buy or subscribe online Yep, Glory Days magazine issue 8 is here and this month the focus is on Americana and country style. Including a Q & A with Dolly Parton. Dolly Parton! There’s an eclectic mix of articles this month, covering country music, interior design/deco, […]

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Reach by Laurence Fearnley

Reach by Laurence Fearnley, Penguin, ISBN 9780143571728, RRP $38 You know how sometimes you start reading a book and you think about the characters in a certain way and then they change and you realise you were totally assuming they were this type of character, when it turns out they’re actually not, and it’s a […]

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Stand by Me by John Kirwan

Stand by Me by John Kirwan, with Elliot Bell and Kristy Louden-Bell, Penguin, ISBN 9780143570639, RRP $40. I think it would be fair to assume I don’t need to introduce John Kirwan to my New Zealand readers but for overseas folks Sir John is an ex-All Black, possibly the best ex-All Black of all time. […]

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Voyages in America by James Robinson

Voyages in America: A Story of Homes Lost and Found by James Robinson, ISBN 9780692223659, ask your favourite bookshop to order or buy from Amazon. When you encounter America for the first time it’s an odd experience. Our culture, despite our insistence on experiencing “overseas” mostly through the UK, is saturated with images, ideas and […]

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