The Adventures of Vela

The Adventures of Vela

Book - 2009
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Novel in verse. The novel is about the fabulous adventures Vela who is a Samoan song maker, poet and chronicler who lives for three hundred years. The story takes the reader on a journey through the many stories and worlds of the immortal Vela. We follow him down through the centuries on his travels, encountering many different peoples and societies, and we read his accounts of Lady Nafanua, a fearsome warrior queen.
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : 2009. Huia,
ISBN: 9781869693633
Branch Call Number: AF WEND


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May 03, 2011

Not a novel at all, but a poem told in verse. I read the story but don't know what it's about. The author is obsessed with penises. Can't believe it won the Commonwealth prize.

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