Elspeth Sandys has published eight novels, two collections of short stories and a memoir. She has written extensively for radio (BBC and RNZ), television, and theatre. Elspeth was born in Timaru "towards the middle of the 20th Century".
Auckland writer Elspeth Sandys has published a new novel, and one of the themes is obsessive love. Please, we asked her, tell us the real-life story behind that...
Elspeth Sandy reviews Barkskin, the enormously long and also deeply profound novel by Brokeback Mountain author Annie Proulx.
All week this week we feature 10 readers who choose their favourite books of 2015. Come in, number seven: Elspeth Sandys.