Description - Collected Stories: Gee by Maurice Gee
Maurice Gee, undoubtedly one of New Zealand's finest novel writers and winner of many literary awards and honours, is also the author of thirteen exquisitely crafted short stories which cover a 20 year period in his writing career. Each story demonstrates Gee's sharp observations of social life and life in New Zealand. Collected Stories contains the well-known short story 'The Loser', which has lost none of its impact and cruelty over the years. Also available as an eBook
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(199mm x 130mm x 16mm)
Penguin Books (NZ)
Publisher: Penguin Group (NZ)
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Author Biography - Maurice Gee
Maurice Gee has long been considered one of New Zealand's finest writers. He has written more than thirty books for adults and young adults and has won numerous literary awards, including the UK's James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction, the Wattie Award, the Deutz Medal for Fiction, the New Zealand Fiction Award and the New Zealand Children's Book of the Year Award. Maurice lives in Nelson, in New Zealand's South Island, with his wife Margareta, and has two daughters and a son.