Books tagged: sheep farming

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The Chain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It is spring 1982, and change is in the air. Frank has got a job at one of the big Hawkes Bay meatworks. Mereana's uncle has got her hired on the mutton slaughter floor, and torn her away from her quiet life in the backblocks. The meat companies have plans to bring in machinery that will wipe out jobs, and the government is about to eliminate subsidies to farmers. A confrontation is looming.
One Woman and Her Dog
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: British English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Originally published in the 1980s, this popular and entertaining book describes Viv’s life as a shepherdess in the Cheviot Hills. Both humorous and serious, lively and reflective, energetic and calm, Viv presents the reader with a refreshing, diverting and informative narrative and cannot fail to delight all who read it.
Paul O'Leary: trouble on the farm.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Join Paul on his move to a farm after his mother finds work in the country. There is nothing in Bolinda except a letterbox and a one room school. But he has to ride his bike and cross a busy road to get there. Maths still needs to be troubleshot but English is his strength and his teacher enriches his study. . He still has his dog, Lassie, who likes chasing the sheep.