Elegant, beautiful and poignant fiction from this gifted New Zealand writer, who worked prolifically before her untimely death in 1923, aged just 34. These stories gently convey a range of human emotion, at times wistfully, at others with humor.
Maria La Serra believes in love and serendipity. She also believes in creating novels that are a bit different from the regular, run-of-the-mill books that readers have become accustomed to. As our author of the day, La Serra chats with us about her debut work, The Proverbial Mr. Universe, fashion design and serendipity.