New Zealand HERITAGE BOOKS AWARDS 2015 Winners

New Zealand HERITAGE BOOKS AWARDS 2015 Winners

Book: A Bloody Road Home by Chris Pugsley

Short Story: Alpha Crucis by Sandra Arnold

Essay (Joint): Consequences of a Road not Travelled by Jill McCaw   |   I’ll be Back before You Know it by Robin McElrea

Poem: I’ve always like to Ride in Trains by Karen Zelas

New Zealand HERITAGE BOOKS AWARDS 2015 Finalists

Books  (Judge Owen Marshall)
Marae by Muru Walters, Sam Walters and Robin Walters (Godwit/Random House)
A Bloody Road Home by Chris Pugsley(Penguin/Random House)
Thom Conroy, The Naturalist, (Penguin/Random House)
Paul Moon, The Voyagers, (Penguin/Random House)
Alison Parr, Remembering Christchurch, (Penguin/Random House)
Jenny Haworth, Road’s the Mode, (Wily)
Peter Wells, Journey to a Hanging(Random House)
Witi Ihimaera, Maori Boy (Vintage/Random House)
Kathleen Gallagher, Earthquakes and Butterflies, (Wickcandle Books)
Dave Welch, (Chippenham Lodge)

Short Story (Judge Frankie McMillan)
The Stowaway by Linda King
Charlie by Linda King
Tapu by Martin Jones
Alpha Crucis by Sandra Arnold
Presumed Drowned by Kay McKenzie Cook
Striaght off The Boat by Karen Zelas

Essay (Judge Jenny Haworth)
Consequences of The Road Not Travelled by Jill McCaw
Unexpected Visitor by Melanie Dixon
I’ll Be Back Before You know it by Robin McEira
Tok by Gill Caradoc-Davies
A Family Changes Course by John Ewen
Kahukowhai by Hayley Solomon

Poem (Judge Jim Norcliffe)
Instructed To Write a Poem Called Home by Mary McPherson
I’ve Always Like to Ride In Trains by Karen Zelas
Migrants 1947 by John Ewen
Raison d’etre by Alistair Patterson
Transition by Anne Hollier Ruddy
Waitangi Day 175 by Wickham Palmer

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