Park wins 2008 Dromkeen Medal
3 February 2009 @booksandpublishing
New Zealand-born author Ruth Park has been named the recipient of the 2008 Dromkeen Medal. Born in 1917, Park began writing early, contributing stories and poems to newspapers in New Zealand and overseas. Park spent time in the US pursuing journalism, but after the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbour she...
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