Review

Review: Aue is a vivid and profound family drama set just across the pond

By Jessica Oliver
July 8 2022 - 2:00pm
  • Aue, by Becky Manawatu. Scribe, $32.99.

Aue is the family saga and debut novel by New Zealand writer Becky Manawatu. It focuses on 16-year-old Taukiri and his eight year old brother, Arama. Gang violence has killed Taukiri's father and his mother has been in hiding for years. His brother, Arama, is an orphan.

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