Book News

17 Nov 2016
BWB Books is experiencing a lot of momentum behind The Great War for New Zealand by Vincent O'Malley and wanted to alert you to an event they're holding at the Auckland Museum on Monday (...
16 Nov 2016
With Australia moving to collect tax on low value goods beginning July 1 next year, Kiwi retailers are facing the likelihood of being hit both ways across the border on the sale of low value goods...
14 Nov 2016
Eleven artists, two philanthropists and four arts organisations are recipients of awards and donations at the 2016 New Zealand Arts Awards. Come and celebrate the Laureate and New Generation...
14 Nov 2016
Booksellers NZ's head office is based in the Wellington CBD, remains closed today (Tuesday). However we are working remotely and can redceive emails.  Any Book Tokens NZ orders, and...
11 Nov 2016
Creative New Zealand has awarded 82 grants worth a total of $2,079,143 in its latest Arts Grants funding round.  A high number of applications were received with $6,620,925 in total requested...
11 Nov 2016
The Victoria University of Wellington 2017 J.D. Stout Fellowship, funded by the Stout Trust, has been awarded to Victoria alumnus Dr Damian Skinner.   Director of Victoria’s...
9 Nov 2016
In 2017, Landfall will celebrate its 70th birthday. To mark the occasion, editor David Eggleton and Otago University Press are pleased to launch the Charles Brasch Young Writers' Essay...
3 Nov 2016
Christmas bestsellers are a pain. At least they are before they’ve done all the selling that makes them the best, because choices are hard. Are the key titles for Christmas picked or...
3 Nov 2016
Airini Beautrais has been named the winner of the 2016 Landfall Essay Competition for her essay ‘Umlaut’.   Competition judge David Eggleton said that her essay stood out...
3 Nov 2016
Booksellers NZ have invited the European and International Booksellers Federation to hold their 2018 Conference in Dunedin.  A presentation was made to the EIBF at this year’s...