Book News

10 Nov 2015
Associate Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Minister Nicky Wagner has welcomed the addition of a literary trail to Te Papa Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct.   The installation of the first...
10 Nov 2015
The New Zealand Book Awards Trust and the Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA) have announced today that they are merging their respective children’s book...
6 Nov 2015
Congratulations to Anna Jackson who has been awarded the prestigious 2015 Katherine Mansfield Menton Fellowship.  
5 Nov 2015
None of us here at Booksellers NZ slept well the night before NZ Bookshop Day: it was a bit like Christmas Eve. We enjoyed the hype on social media leading up to the day, with a brief couple of...
3 Nov 2015
The New Zealand Book Awards Trust has today signed a contract with the New Zealand Book Council to administer the prestigious New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults in 2016....
3 Nov 2015
On New Zealand Bookshop Day, Saturday 31 October, The Women’s Bookshop released the results of its latest 5-year survey to find the Top 50 Women's Writers of the last 50 years....
2 Nov 2015
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2 Nov 2015
  The 2015 Storylines Betty Gilderdale Award for outstanding service in the field of children’s literature has gone to Dunedin academic Trish Brooking.   “For...
21 Nov 2016
Booksellers NZ is delighted to announce that the winner of the ‘Love Letter to Bookshops’ competition, held as part of the NZ Bookshop Day festivities, is Marcus Hobson, who wrote a...