The stunning success of young women fiction writers in New Zealand in recent years has overshadowed the fact that young male fictioneers have also been busy writing quality short stories. Boys Own Stories is a collection of eighteen stories by male writers, all under the age of forty. It includes work by award winning short story writers such as Carl Nixon and Denis Baker, along with novelists like Peter Feeney and Chad Taylor. Selected by noted writer, editor and reviewer, Graeme Lay, Boys Own Stories shows that the art of short story writing is alive and well regardless of authorial gender and if there is a contest between the sexes, the boys are holding their own. The Authors Denis Baker, Andrei Baltakmens, William Brandt, Mark Broatch, James Brown, Peter Feeney, Michael Galvin, David Geary, Tim Jones, Phil Kawana, Zion A. Komene, John McCrystal, Carl Nixon, Rob O'Neill, Antonius Papaspiropoulos, Duncan Sarkies, Bernard Steeds and Chad Taylor.Out of the corner of his eye Biggles saw the other Camel being pursued by a blood-red triplane. a#39;My hat!a#39; he ejaculated. a#39;Ita#39;s the Richthofen crowd. With the Baron himself!a#39; He pulled the stick back into his ... He was just in time to see the other Camel make a dive for the line. The crimson cretin was on its tail instantly. The foolanbsp;...
|Title||:||Boys' Own Stories|
|Publisher||:||Becklyn Publishing Group - 2000|