Book News

7 Mar 2017
Launches Anniversary Website, www.hc.com/200, to Showcase History    HarperCollins Publishers, one of the world’s largest consumer book publishers, today announced a global...
6 Mar 2017
Four of the country’s most respected novelists are in the running for New Zealand’s richest fiction writing prize with today’s announcement of the 2017 Ockham New Zealand Book...
6 Mar 2017
Report reveals the difficulty in making a living from writing in New Zealand   A new report that looks at how New Zealand writers earn from their writing has revealed that very few...
6 Mar 2017
Retail NZ says it is disappointed that the proposed crackdown on tax avoidance by multinational companies hasn’t included moves to require firms to register for GST if they are selling goods...
3 Mar 2017
Two people’s love of children’s literature has fertilised the growth of The Sapling, a brand-new website dedicated entirely to celebrating children’s books.   ...
3 Mar 2017
Victoria University of Wellington's Wai-te-ata Press has been announced as a finalist in the prestigious Manly Artists’ Books Awards, for its artists’ book The Wai-te-ata Companion...
1 Mar 2017
The Windham-Campbell Prizes Celebrate Five Years and Adds Poets: Eight Writers Each Receive $165,000 and the Phone Call Of A Lifetime  
23 Feb 2017
It’s a new year and a lot of people are making a new start. With all the bad news we’ve had about the book trade over the past few years, it’s heartening to see people step up to...
23 Feb 2017
Proudly presented by Momento Pro, to celebrate excellence and innovation in photo book creation, and to showcase the work of New Zealand photo artists to local and international audiences. The...
20 Feb 2017
The Australian Government has today introduced legislation to the House of Representatives that will require foreign retailers and online marketplaces to register for Australian GST, and...