Our calendar is full of book events and opportunities for writers organised by bookish groups throughout Aotearoa. Whether it’s a festival, book launch, award, grant, poetry reading or live storytelling event, never miss a book event or writers' opportunity in your community again!
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Please join us for wine, nibbles and the launch of the NZIER 2020 Summer reading list for the Prime Minister.
Join us to hear Tom Scott talk about his new book, Searching for Charlie: In Pursuit of the Real Charles Upham VC & Bar (Upstart Press) with Matthew Wright. All welcome.
Please join us for the Wellington celebration of Ko Aotearoa Tātou | We Are New Zealand: An Anthology.
Rachel Kerr author of Victory Park, Carl Shuker author of A Mistake and Michalia Arathimos author of Aukati in conversation with Mary McCallum about setting their fiction in Newtown.
With Jackson Nieuwland reading their poem from their collection I am a human being about working at Newtown Library.
Join us to hear Linda Collins discuss her book, Loss Adjustment, with Mary Varnham, publisher at Awa Press. All welcome.
Four of our most accomplished writers in New Zealand:- Elizabeth Knox, Tina Makereti, Dylan Horrocks and Craig Gamble. Reading and in conversation about their contributions to Monsters in the Garden: An Anthology of Aotearoa New Zealand Science Fiction and Fantasy.
Book launch for "A Palmy Boy's Story, Growing up in Palmerston North, Paraburdoo and Beyond" by Lawrence Robert McCallum
Life in PN in the 1950s, 60s and early 70s and beyond. Western Australia, The Hippie Trail through Asia in 1975, Gisborne and Kawakawa.
Short talk by the author and then introductions to some of the characters from the book.
The Freedom Shop and Wellington Zinefest are launching the Radical Zine Series.
Please join us in the foyer of the historic Trades Hall to launch 5ever, a new publishing house based in Te Whanganui-a-Tara!