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Anthology
Not So Far From Godwit Bay. In: From a Room of Their Own: a Celebration of the Katherine Mansfield Fellowship. Auckland: Whitcoulls, 1993. Voyager link
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Article
"A visit to Denis Glover." Quote Unquote 30; Dec (1995): 17-19.
"Ambush aftermath in New Caledonia." The Press September 18 (1991): 18-18.
"Did Ulysses just sail round Sicily?." Dominion May 18 (1991): 8-8.
"Mulgans war." Listener 143.2819; April 23 (1994): 38-38.
"Paper exodus sends our literary heritage abroad." Dominion Sunday Times August 12 (1990): 9-20.
"Paper exodus sends our literary heritage abroad." Archifacts April (1991): 77-91.
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Biography
Intimate stranger: reminiscences of Dan Davin. Wellington, Steele Roberts 2000. Voyager link
Walking on my feet : A. R. D. Fairburn : a kind of biography. Auckland, Collins 1983.
Listener 2289.105; December 17 (1983): 86-86.
New Outlook Dec 1983/Jan 1984; Dec/Jan (1983): 37-37.
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Drama
The Rocking Cave. Wellington, Playmarket 1981.
Act 20; Aug (1973): 56-58.
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Interview
"The Greek experience : a conversation with David Kennedy." Art New Auckland 36; (1985): 50-53.
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Letter
"Murder in Bainville : an open letter to Graeme Lay." Quote Unquote 25; July (1995): 16-17.
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Non Fiction
"A war of nerves." Listener 118.2486; October 10 (1987): 16-19. Voyager link
An Albatross Too Many : a Sequel to As for the Godwits. Auckland: David Ling Publishing, 1998. Voyager link
North and South 154; Jan (1999): 108-115.
New Zealand Herald November 14 (1998): 6-6.
Evening Post November 20 (1998): 5-5.
Listener December 5 (1998): 45-45.
Dominion December 19 (1998): 20-20.
North and South 154; Jan (1999): 108-115.
Otago Daily Times January 9 (1999): 56-56.
New Zealand Books 9.3; August 3 (1999): 1-1.
As For the Godwits. Auckland: Hodder and Stoughton, 1977. Voyager link
Listener 87.1974; October 22 (1977): 76-77.
NZ Bookworld 45; Feb (1978): 21-22.
Belonging : Conversations with Men and Women Who Have Chosen to Make Israel Their Home. London: Collins, 1980. Voyager link
Kirkus Reviews 48; February 1 (1980): 192-192.
Publishers Weekly 217; February 8 (1980): 74-74.
Booklist 76; May 1 (1980): 1251-1251.
Guardian Weekly 123; September 28 (1980): 21-21.
Library Journal 105; April 1 (1980): 871-871.
"Breaking the silence." Listener 146.2850; November 26 (1994): 20-25. Voyager link
"Case closed : how and why David Bain killed his family." Listener June 28 (1997): 18. Voyager link
Dance of the Peacocks. Auckland: Vintage, 2003. Voyager link
Dominion Post September 13 (2003): 9-9.
New Zealand Herald September 13 (2003): 28-28.
National Business Review September 19 (2003): 38-38.
Listener 190.3306; September 20 (2003): 50-53.
"The gang of five." New Zealand Books 13.4; Oct (2003): 4-5.
Dance of the Peacocks : New Zealanders in Exile at the Time of Hitler and Mao Tse Tung. Auckland: Random House, 2003. Voyager link
Fire Under the Ashes : The Life of Danilo Dolci. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1965. Voyager link
NZ Weekly News 5311; September 8 (1965): 41-41.
"Lovelocks dream mile." Listener 145.2839; September 10 (1994): 24-25. Voyager link
Tavern in the Town. Wellington: Reed, 1957. Voyager link
Listener 109.2343; January 12 (1985): 26-26.
NZ Wineglass 44; Dec (1984): 9-9.
The Art of the Pacific. Wellington: Oxford University Press in association with Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand, 1979. Voyager link
Publishers Weekly 217; February 15 (1980): 101-101.
Art New Auckland 15; (1980): 57-57.
Library Journal 105; May 1 (1980): 1072-1072.
"The ends of empire : part 1." Listener 115.2448; January 24 (1987): 11-15. Voyager link
"The ends of empire : part 2." Listener 115.2449; January 31 (1987): 10-13. Voyager link
"The grand old hotels of Thermal-land." Meanjin Quarterly 47; May (1985): 144-148. Voyager link
The Man From Nowhere & Other Prose. Auckland: Godwit, 1991. Voyager link
Dominion August 24 (1991): 9-9.
Evening Post August 30 (1991): 5-5.
Dominion Sunday Times September 8 (1991): 22-22.
North and South Dec (1991): 119-123.
Otago Daily Times April 4 (1992): 26-26.
Walking on My Feet : A.R.D. Fairburn, 1904-1957 : a Kind of Biography. Auckland: Collins, 1983. Voyager link
Listener 105.2289; December 17 (1983): 86-86.
New Outlook Dec (1983): 37-37.
"Who will guard the peace?." Listener 124.2571; June 17 (1989): 12-15. Voyager link
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Novel
Joy. Auckland: Hodder and Stoughton, 1982. Voyager link
PSA Journal 70.2; Mar (1983): 14-14.
Lipsync 103.2256; April 30 (1983): 98-98.
Landfall 37; June (1983): 218-220.
New Outlook Autumn (1983): 35-35.
Lovelock. Auckland: Godwit, 1994. Voyager link
Metro 6.66; Dec (1986): 269-273.
New Zealand Runner 49; April (1987): 16-16.
Listener 116.2465; May 23 (1987): 56-56.
School Library Review 7.3; (1987): 16-26.
Publishers Weekly 233.20; May 20 (1988): 67-67.
Mackenzie : a Novel. Auckland: Godwit, 1995. Voyager link
Listener 65.1626; December 21 (1970): 16-16.
Landfall 25; Mar (1971): 93-103.
Affairs 91; Mar (1971).
Quote Unquote 22; April (1995): 30-31.
Mr Halliday and the Circus Master. Auckland: David Ling Publishing, 1996. Voyager link
New Zealand Herald July 27 (1996): 8-8.
Listener August 3 (1996): 47-47.
Sunday Star Times August 4 (1996): 4-4.
Evening Post August 16 (1996): 7-7.
Dominion September 14 (1996): 20-20.
Otago Daily Times September 21 (1996): 22-22.
The Press September 21 (1996): 16-16.
Metro 184; Oct (1996): 117-120.
Quote Unquote 41; Nov (1996): 30-30.
North and South 128; Nov (1996): 140-142.
New Zealand Books 7.1; Mar (1997): 10-11.
My Name is Paradiso. Auckland: David Ling Publishing, 1995. Voyager link
Otago Daily Times April 1 (1995): 28-28.
The Press April 15 (1995): 11-11.
Evening Post April 21 (1995): 7-7.
Listener April 22 (1995): 50-50.
North and South 110; May (1995): 128-132.
Dominion May 6 (1995): 20-20.
Quote Unquote 24; June (1995): 26-26.
New Zealand Herald June 10 (1995): 6-6.
Metro 169; July (1995): 117-119.
Landfall 190; Spring (1995): 360-362.
New Zealand Books 5.5; Dec (1995): 9-11.
Penelopes Island. Auckland: Hodder and Stoughton, 1990. Voyager link
Dominion August 25 (1990): 7-7.
The Press August 25 (1990): 27-27.
Landfall 45.3; Sept (1991): 368-370.
Evening Post September 7 (1990): 5-5.
Otago Daily Times September 15 (1990): 21-21.
Dominion Sunday Times September 16 (1990): 13-13.
Listener 128.2641; October 29 (1990): 110-111.
Metro 113; Nov (1990): 180-182.
New & Notable 7.5; Nov (1990): 5-5.
The Glass Zoo. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1976. Voyager link
Observer January 18 (1976): 30-30.
New Statesman 91; January 23 (1976): 108-108.
TLS (Times Literary Supplement) January 23 (1976): 76-76.
Kirkus Reviews 44; March 15 (1976): 343-343.
Listener 81.1898; April 24 (1976): 36-37.
Listener London 95; May 13 (1976): 108-108.
NZ Bookworld 25; June (1976): 19-19.
Christian Science Monitor 68; August 18 (1976): 27-27.
Best Sellers 36; Sept (1976): 184-184.
Library Journal 101; September 1 (1976): 1798-1798.
Landfall 30; Sept (1976): 208-211.
Islands 5.1; Sept (1976): 100-102.
The Mackenzie Affair. Auckland: Hodder and Stoughton, 1972. Voyager link
Listener 71.1726; December 4 (1972): 56-56.
Islands 2; Autumn (1973): 106-108.
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Photographs
Larks in a Paradise : Portraits. Auckland, Collins 1974.
NZ Bookworld 14; Feb/Mar (1975): 27-27.
New Argot 3.1; Mar (1975): 4-4.
Listener 79.1860; July 26 (1975): 50-51.
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Profile
New Zealand Herald February 27 (1993): 2-2.
"Last of the fighting brigadiers." The Press March 1 (1993): 12-12.
"Last of the fighting brigadiers." Otago Daily Times March 6 (1993): 21-21.
"Last of the fighting brigadiers." Dominion March 10 (1993): 11-11.
"The man between the rivers." New Zealand Geographic 8; Oct/Dec (1990): 18-41.
"The man who made social medicine work (George McCall Smith, 1883-1958.) ." Listener 81.1898; April (1976): 20-21.
 

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Article
Leek, Robert H. "Home-grown vintage 73." Islands 2; Spring (1973): 315-318.
"Four writers awarded scholarships." Dominion September 27 (1989): 13.
Leigh, Jack. "Circular journeys." New Zealand Herald April 22 (1995): 6-6.
Mannion, Robert. "A view to a killing." Dominion June 24 (1997): 7-7.
Pennell, Graeme. "Two faces of the same tragedy." Otago Daily Times June 25 (1997): 23-23.
Pennell, Graeme. "Who pulled the trigger? David or Robin Bain?." New Zealand Herald May 10 (1997): 19-19.
Pennell, Graeme. "Writers put Bain cases : murderer or victim?." New Zealand Herald June 25 (1997): 17-17.
Oliver, Stephen. "The gang of five." New Zealand Books 13.4; Oct (2003): 4-5.
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Interview
Haley, Russell. "Underdogs and overdogs." New Outlook Autumn (1983): 18-20.
King, John. "A Sicilian adventure." Evening Post April 15 (1995): 9-10.
Samson, Alan. Cold, Mafia inspire new book. April 17 1995: 9-9.
Nichol, Ruth. "Skinning a pumpkin." Quote Unquote 24; June (1995): 27-27.
Kitchin, Peter. "Madness, murder in family of misfits." Evening Post June 24 (1997): 5-5.
Van Beynen, Martin. The Bain murders : a psychological mystery?. June 28 1997: 3-3.
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Profile
Saker, Nicola. "At the writers desk : James McNeish." Wellington City Magazine Summer (1986): 56-56.
"McNeish - just a man who writes books." Dominion September 27 (1989): 13-13.
Sharp, Iain. "Ironies with wry detachment." New Zealand Books 5.5; Dec (1995): 9-11.
Bartel, Susan. "National Library Fellow 1999: James McNeish." Off the Record 6; (1999): 4-4.
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