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Michael Hope is ten years old and sleeps on a volcano. Rumblings in the adult world encroach into Michael's life, erupting, and throwing his universe into a chaos that will change him forever. A coming-of-age story about life on the Peninsula. Two teenagers fall in love. Their... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780908607662
Barcode 9780908607662
Published 25 November 2018 by Playmarket
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Henderson, Gary
Series NZ Play Series
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ISBN-13 9780908607662
ISBN-10
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Status Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Playmarket
Publication Date 25 November 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Henderson, Gary
Series NZ Play Series
Category NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 383
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Dewey Code 822.308
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Michael Hope is ten years old and sleeps on a volcano. Rumblings in the adult world encroach into Michael's life, erupting, and throwing his universe into a chaos that will change him forever. A coming-of-age story about life on the Peninsula.

Two teenagers fall in love. Their parents are constantly at war. Will their differennt cultures keep them apart? Romeo and Tusi puts an hilarious Pasifika spin on Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers.

Sometimes to resuscitate love you have to risk drowning. In The Raft, a family tries to pick up the pieces and wrestle with things that have remained submerged for too long.

Michael James Manaia returns form the Vietnam War to find himself at odds with his culture, his history and his memories.

Four classic New Zealand plays from the South Island.

This title includes:

Peninsula by Gary Henderson

Romeo and Tusi by Oscar Kightley and Erolia Ifopo

The Raft by Carl Nixon

Michael James Manaia by John Broughton

Form:
New Zealand Play Series
Style:
Comedy
Drama
Themes:
Maori
Pacific Island
Social
War

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