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Inangahua Gold

by Kathleen Gallagher, Drawings by Michael Coughlan

"An historical novel set in c19th West Coast NZ, exploring the birthing of a new way of being when folk from opposite ends of the earth holding vastly differing values, languages and world views, cross the Southern Alps tramping through mountains, forests and wild rivers, and then attempt to live together.184 pages

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Earthquakes & Butterflies - Otautahi Christchurch

by Kathleen Gallagher, Photographs by Michael Coughlan

"A lyrical, impressionistic novel set amid the series of devastating Christchurch earthquakes beginning on 4th September 2010, through to late 2012. As buildings crumble, the ground opens, and liquefaction and water springs up, seven folk, their lives in pieces, go on. The photographic journal, the italicised voice and the engaging narrative, work powerfully together to create a journey through time, inside the reaches of the world of spirit, to a place of healing. 224 pages

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The Storys of Abdy Farm- Yorkshire to New Zealand

by Glenys Ellison, Kathleen Gallagher, Yvonne Loughnan

"In September 1863, William Story leaves Abdy Farm in Yorkshire with his three sons William, Charles and Arthur, for New Zealand. His wife, Sarah Pepper Story, stays in Yorkshire with their three girls Mary, Alice, Clara and baby Fred. Although she contemplated it, Sarah never did board a ship for New Zealand. This book tells of William and Sarah and their descendants. 288 pages

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Gallaghers of Cronadun

by Kathleen Gallagher, Joanie Meharry, Moyra Pearce

In 1828 James and Sheila Gallagher live on a 284 acre farm in Cronadun, Donegal. In 1863 their three youngers sons Timothy, John James and Dominic Gallagher, emigrate to the West Coast of New Zealand and name the village Cronadun. Their eldest children Tully, Margaret, Nancy and Mary, stay in Donegal. This book tells of James and Sheila and their descendants in Ireland, New Zealand and America. 226 pages

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Peace Plays

by Kathleen Gallagher

1.Charlie Bloom is the story of a couple living in Samoa in September 1966, downwind of Moruroa, and their expereince of living with undiagnosed radiation poisoning. 2.Hautu is the tale of three men in Hautu one of the toughest Conscientous Objector Camps of WWII and of their women and families at home - the peace people of WWII. 3.Shanty & The Angel is the story of an Auckland Street waking, surging, laughing, talking their loves, joys, woes and you understand the way the peace is made and held on the street. 194 pages

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