Book News

12 Sep 2014
Duck, Death and the Tulip'the children's theatre production adapted by the New Zealand company Little Dog Barking
11 Sep 2014
“Shoplifting is clearly on the rise – it is estimated at over $2 million per day,” says experienced professional security and loss prevention expert Steve Davis. “It is...
10 Sep 2014
At a press conference to announce the Man Booker Prize 2014 shortlist the collected judges gave some insights into the six books they have chosen, about how they came to their decision and about...
4 Sep 2014
We need to talk about crowdfunding. It is a phenomenon that is gathering steam: authors circumventing the usual route of publishing, and crowdfunding their own publications. The numbers of writers...
4 Sep 2014
Open hearts, Open minds, Open books 發現紐西蘭 樂讀新世界 Ngākau aotea, Ngākau māhorahora, Pukapuka wherawhera.   New Zealand is to be the Guest of Honour at the 2015 Taipei...
3 Sep 2014
An exceptional thriller entwined with national and workplace politics, sectarian warfare, and the changing face and influence of the newspaper industry has won University of Otago Professor of...
28 Aug 2014
Tena koutou ladies and gentlemen, and welcome back to the second annual Elizabeth Heritage* New Zealand Post Book Awards Speech Awards. These prestigious awards recognise excellence, wit and...