The Stafford-Bush Family

By Stephen D Stafford-Bush Awarded second place overall in the Kevin McAnulty Awards, New Zealand Society of Genealogists Inc. This comprehensive family history book is the result of almost 30 years of research by Stephen Stafford-Bush. In search of his roots, Stephen...

God’s Been Good To Me

George Tooman follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, also a teacher, on a journey that takes him the length of New Zealand from snowy Otago to sub-tropical Northland. He teaches in tiny country schools, where the children arrive on horseback, and decades later...
I Remember Levuka

I Remember Levuka

by Maria de Jong Levuka in Fiji is the magical setting of Eileen’s childhood. There she played in a park ringed by coconut palms and swam in the refreshing mountain waters of the Falls. Her family loved to make music and play hockey. Ambition spurs Eileen and her...
Island View

Island View

by Maria de Jong Hahei was once part of a large coastal farm and one of the children who grew up on that farm, Charles Harsant, tells his story. Charles grew up free range and barefoot. There were no roads and travel was by horseback or boat. Charles’ wife Ann grew up...