Book News

25 Nov 2015
The Creative New Zealand National Publishing Internships Initiative is managed by PANZ and provides internship opportunities each year for three new graduates of the Whitireia New Zealand...
23 Nov 2015
The Michael King Writers’ Studio trust is very happy to announce the appointment of Ka Meechan as the new Executive Director of the Writers’ Centre.   Ka has comprehensive...
23 Nov 2015
HELL has reinforced its commitment to getting more kids hooked on books, by sponsoring the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults.   The newly coined awards unite the...
20 Nov 2015
The New Zealand Book Council is thrilled to announce esteemed writer Albert Wendt ONZ, CNZM as our new patron.   Born in Apia, Western Samoa, Albert has published a huge range of...
20 Nov 2015
Locally relevant, New Zealand content has won the vote of teachers around the country as well as awards from a panel of education experts. The recipients of the 2015 CLNZ Education Awards were...
19 Nov 2015
Te Papa is to bid farewell to Claire Murdoch, who has headed the museum’s multi-award-winning Te Papa Press since 2003.   “Claire has resigned to pursue other...
19 Nov 2015
Journeys begin with intentions and, as the summer holidays fast approach, Kiwis think beach, bach, BBQ. The culture vultures among them will no doubt be contemplating life beyond the deck chair...
16 Nov 2015
There is nothing for small businesses and their communities in the Bill being introduced which requires foreign online retailers to collect GST on digital and intangible services according to...
16 Nov 2015
Revenue Minister Todd McClay says measures proposed in a tax bill introduced today are about fairness and equity.   “It is about creating a level playing field for collecting...