Boundary Reviews on Amazon

Paul Feenstra’s Boundary is an insightful tale that deals with an issue little explored in fiction: the English colonization of New Zealand. Steeped in history and peppered with factual incidents and figures, the tale gives history a human face that spans both sides of imperial expansion: those who view it as colonization, and those who …

Author is at home in Te Takere

Oct. 3, 2016 New Zealand author Paul W Feenstra has made Levin’s Te Takere his temporary writing home ahead of his book signing launch next month. New Zealand author Paul Feenstra could turn New Zealand history, as we think we know it, on its head. Feenstra has spent the last five years unearthing little-known historical …

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Paul W. Feenstra – Bio

Paul W. Feenstra is a historical fiction novelist. Meticulously researched and detailed, his character driven novels create a dramatic window into our chronicled and complex past.
Set in beautiful and mysterious New Zealand, Paul’s first novels, ‘Boundary,’ ‘The Breath of God’ and ‘For Want of a Shilling’, detail early colonial life and the controversial impact colonialism had on native Maori.

More than a story – Falls Ende

I was recently asked to describe what ‘Falls Ende’ is all about. “Are the books about dragons and demons?” came the question. I shook my head. “Ahhh, then dark damp castles perched on desolate wind swept mountain tops?” “Nope,” said I. “Then that leaves violent battles with chivalrous knights fighting for honour and glory.” I …