Author(s): Peter Bland
Award-winning poet and a distinguished actor Peter Bland (Came a Hot Friday) was born in Yorkshire and emigrated to NZ in 1954. In this new collection he continues 'to give the world back to itself'' with insight, energy and tact. Vivid - witty - original - accessible ...the perfect introduction to poetry.
Peter Bland has just won the 2011 NZ Prime Minister's Award for Literary Achievement in Poetry ($60,000) and recently featured on Saturday Morning with Kim Hill on National Radio.
The Times Literary Supplement describes his poetry as ‘vivid, witty, and original’ — accessible and colloquial, this is the perfect introduction to poetry.
Award-winning poet and a distinguished actor Peter Bland was born in Yorkshire and emigrated to New Zealand in 1954.