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Author Mahy, Margaret.

Title A dissolving ghost : essays and more / Margaret Mahy
Published Wellington, N.Z. : Victoria University Press, 2000


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  828.02 M2167 A24/D  AVAILABLE
Description 154 pages ; 24 cm
Series Essays & interviews
Essays & interviews.
Contents Endngs & beginnings -- A dissolving ghost -- The illustrated traveller's tale -- Surprising childhoods -- Touchstones -- Margaret Mahy, interviewed by Murray Edmond -- Over their heads! -- Stories, songs & sisters -- You can't eat your cake & hang it too
Summary Margaret Mahy is known throughout New Zealand as a brilliant and prolific children's writer. Less widely known but equally remarkable are her commentaries on fiction, writing and the imagination. The sense of delight and careful attention which she brings to the writing of others has germinated many astute and fascinating talks and essays which are collected here for the first time
Notes Includes index
Subject Mahy, Margaret -- Interviews.
Mahy, Margaret.
Authors, New Zealand -- 20th century -- Interviews.
Children's literature, English -- History and criticism.
Children's stories -- Authorship.
Genre/Form Interviews.
LC no. 00363106
ISBN 086473347X