Thursday, February 17, 2011
Shadow of the Boyd
By: Diana Menefy
Genre: Junior Historical Fiction
Great New Zealand fiction based on the true story of the sailing ship "Boyd". Its about a friendship between two young sailors, a Maori lad called George and a young apprentice sailor called Thomas.
Its a powerful story from our colonial past, the bitter clash of two cultures. Its about massacre, revenge and its enthralling.