FIRST TIME IN PRINT!
The Fortunate Ones is the fifth and final book in the
‘May’ series and gives a vivid picture of the life and
adventures of a New Zealand farming family during
the 1920s, 30s and 40s. May and her husband start
married life on their bush farm in the King Country
and then purchase a dairy farm in the Waikato.
Times are hard and the family have to move on to
a sharemilking position. The stories of this growing
family going out to make their own way in the world
makes captivating reading. As World War II ends
and the family anticipate their mens’ return, the
future is brightening. May and her family all agree
they are indeed, The Fortunate Ones.