Read an extract from Hubert Church's 1916 novel Tonks: a New Zealand yarn, which tells of an English nobleman's tour through the North Island. The Hubert Church Memorial Award for Prose was established in 1945 with the assistance of a bequest to the New Zealand Centre of PEN from his widow.
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Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: Hubert Church, Tonks: a New Zealand yarn. London: Holden and Hardingham Ltd, 1916, pp. 150-1
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