Letters To My Grandchildren
A delightful book written by Jane Deans in 1888, telling her grandchildren about life from when she arrived at Riccarton in 1852 until when she wrote the book in 1888. A story of love, tragedy, hardship, entrepreneurship and hard work from the very start of a new life in the new town of Christchurch.
Cost: $20 including GST, packaging and postage in New Zealand
Riccarton Bush : Putaringamotu
A definitive 330 page hard cover text book edited by Dr Brian Molloy, covering the history, fauna and flora of Riccarton Bush.
Cost: $30 including GST , packaging and postage in New Zealand