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Lowlife: Short Stories

Lowlife: Short Stories
  

A wild child finds settling down is suicide. An old man follows the girl of his dreams. Two mates waste a decade one-upping each other. A bogan bothers his way into the history books. Damaged daddies, angry young men, struggling saints, a has-been with a harem, a regretful g... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781547018598
Barcode 9781547018598
Published 29 May 2017 by Createspace
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Botur, Michael
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ISBN-13 9781547018598
ISBN-10 1547018593
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Createspace
Imprint Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date 29 May 2017
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Botur, Michael
Category Fiction
Short Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 244
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 336g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

A wild child finds settling down is suicide.
An old man follows the girl of his dreams.
Two mates waste a decade one-upping each other.
A bogan bothers his way into the history books.
Damaged daddies, angry young men, struggling saints, a has-been with a harem, a regretful gangsta... and a godfather grandmother.
Here's the fourth folio of striking stories by NZ writer Michael Botur.

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Author's Bio

Michael Botur is author of four short story collections. Botur holds a Masters in Creative Writing from AUT University and a Graduate Diploma in Journalism Studies from Massey University, as well as degrees in arts and literacy. Botur makes a living from writing as a columnist, corporate communications writer, blogger, advertising writer and journalist. Botur has published creative writing in international literary journals Newfound (US), Weaponizer (UK), The Red Line (UK), Swamp (Aus) and most NZ literary journals including Landfall, Poetry New Zealand, 4th Floor, JAAM and Takahe. Botur has published journalism in most major NZ newspapers including New Zealand Herald, Herald on Sunday and Sunday Star-Times. Botur has a long history of volunteering, including working with Maori and Pasifika literacy, Youthline, ESOL refugee tutoring, and assisting stroke patients, and in Whangarei is involved in improv theatresports and performance poetry. Botur's previous short story collections are 'Spitshine', 'Mean' and 'Hot Bible, ' all available on Amazon.com. For information on Michael Botur's writing services, head to www.michaelboturwriter.com and www.nzshortstories.com

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