2 Jul 2023

Jennifer Ward-Lealand

From Sunday Afternoon, 12:40 pm on 2 July 2023

Twenty years ago, Jenny Pattrick's historical novel The Denniston Rose became an instant classic. The story is set on the West Coast of New Zealand in the 1880s when five-year-old Rose is taken by her solo mother up the dangerous 2000-feet incline, in an empty coal wagon, to a tiny mining settlement.

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