In the Land of the Long White Cloud
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  • 1
    In the Land of the Long White Cloud | Sarah Lark

    In the Land of the Long White Cloud

    • UNABRIDGED (22 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Sarah Lark
    • Narrated By Anne Flosnik
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Hardworking London governess Helen Davenport longs for a family of her own but knows the prospect of finding a suitable husband grows dimmer each year. Then she spots an advertisement seeking wives for the churchgoing bachelors of colonial New Zealand and begins an affectionate correspondence with a gentleman farmer.Meanwhile, not far away in Wales, society life bores Gwyneira Silkham, beautiful, daring daughter of a wealthy sheep breeder.

    Well Told Tale of Life in 19th Century New Zealand

    I loved this honestly told story of the immigrants who came to New Zealand . . . Helen, the governess, who answered an advertisement to come from Eng..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 15 2015 by Debbie (Toney, Alabama)
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    Song of the Spirits: In the Land of the Long White Cloud, Book 2 | Sarah Lark, D. W. Lovett (translator)

    Song of the Spirits: In the Land of the Long White Cloud, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Sarah Lark, D. W. Lovett (translator)
    • Narrated By Anne Flosnik
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    New Zealand, 1893: William Martyn is better educated and more cultivated than the other men breaking their backs searching for gold near Queenstown. William is the son of landed Irish nobility, and he comes to town ready to invest in the best equipment. On his search for supplies, he encounters spirited and beautiful young Elaine O’Keefe, who promptly falls in love with him.

    1893 New Zealand, Book 2 in Series, EXCELLENT!

    This second book in the Land of the Long White Cloud series is just as good as the first. The beauty of New Zealand shines through, as does the histo..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 01 2015 by Debbie (Toney, Alabama)
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    Call of the Kiwi: In the Land of the Long White Cloud, Book 3 | Sarah Lark, D. W. Lovett (translator)

    Call of the Kiwi: In the Land of the Long White Cloud, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Sarah Lark, D. W. Lovett (translator)
    • Narrated By Anne Flosnik
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The great-granddaughter of Gwyneira McKenzie - who arrived in New Zealand as a naïve young bride in In the Land of the Long White Cloud - Gloria Martyn has enjoyed an idyllic childhood at Kiward Station, her family’s sprawling sheep farm in the Canterbury Plains. When her parents send word from Europe that it’s time for Gloria to become a proper “lady” by attending boarding school half a world away in England, Gloria must leave everything and everyone she loves most in the world, including her steadfast protector Jack McKenzie.

    New Zealand thru WWII, 3rd in Trilogy GREAT FINISH

    WOW! This last book in the trilogy is excellent. Gwyn and James live on the sheep farm together well into their golden years, while Kura and William..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 01 2015 by Debbie (Toney, Alabama)