EBBETT, Eve. Also writes as Eva Burfield. New Zealander (born England), b. 1925. Genres: Novels, History, Novellas/Short stories. Career: After high school, worked as an advertising clerk at a provincial newspaper, then as a bank clerk for 6 years, then part-time work for another provincial paper, including book reviews. Publications: AS EVA BURFIELD: Yellow Kowhai, 1957; A Chair to Sit On, 1958; The Long Winter, 1964; Out of Yesterday, 1965; After Midnight, 1965; The White Prison, 1966; The New Mrs. Rainier, 1967; The Last Day of Summer, 1968. AS EVE EBBETT: Give Them Swing Bands, 1969; To the Garden Alone, 1970; In True Colonial Fashion, 1977; Victoria's Daughters: New Zealand Women of the Thirties, 1981; When the Boys Were Away, 1984. Address: 908 Sylvan Rd, Hastings, New Zealand.