Nelson History by Karen Stade  


  • Remembering Passchendaele

    25 October at 13:17 from atlas

    Karen joined forces with Karen Price and Peter Millward of the Nelson Historical Society to present a centennial display and information ...

  • Murder and Mayhem in Nelson

    25 October at 13:10 from atlas

    Murder and mayhem, crime and corruption, families and fortunes, hunters and haunters - Marlborough Man novelist Alan Carter and I ...

  • QSM for Historical Research

    1 September at 07:14 from atlas


  • Award Recognition for Pasta, Prayer & Promise

    10 March at 12:25 from atlas

    Exciting news - nearly two years after its launch my writing partner Karen Price and I have been recognised for our history of Nelson's ...

  • Daring to Be Different - The Nayland College Way

    19 March at 15:35 from atlas

    I love school reunions and the 50th jubilee of my old secondary school, Nelson's Nayland College, is being held this Easter weekend. ...

  • New York Library Walk Celebrates Books, Writers & Literature

    25 January at 18:00 from atlas

    Just back from a wonderful holiday in New York City and wanted to share a brass plaque that is part of the Library of New York's Library ...

  • Christchurch Launch of Pasta, Prayer & Promise

    16 August at 15:35 from atlas

    The interest in Pasta, Prayer & Promise continues.  Karen Price and I have just returned from the Christchurch launch of the ...

  • Appo's Story Presented to Chinese Delegation

    17 July at 16:02 from atlas

    Huangshi, China delegation member Luo Guanghui looks at a copy of my book about Appo Hocton during a meeting today in the Nelson City ...

  • Nayland College - 50th Jubilee

    30 June at 07:32 from atlas

    I have just returned from a week-long writing retreat in Wellington where I have been working on my next book.  It's a history of ...

  • A Wellington Welcome for Pasta, Prayer & Promise

    10 May at 15:45 from atlas

    Karen Price, her husband Grant, and I are just back from our third and final launch of Pasta, Prayer & Promise, this time in ...


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