The Book of SecretsBook - 1987
From Library Staff
ChristchurchLib Apr 18, 2011
Winner of the 1988 New Zealand Book Award for Fiction and based on the true story of Norman McLeod, a Scottish preacher who led a band of immigrants to Nova Scotia and then to Waipu in the Bay of Islands. A charismatic and tyrannical figure, McLeod is then challenged by three generations of women... Read More »
CCLLinwoodLibrary Aug 23, 2020
A novalised account of a tyrannical Scottish preacher bringing his followers to settle in Waipu New Zealand via Nova Scotia and Australia, and the consequences for three subsequent generations of women. A fascinating read. Other great Fiona Kidman titles available in e-book format.