Author Archives: Unity Wellington

Two Girls in a Boat Launch, 2nd May 2013
Launches
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Two Girls in a Boat Launch, 2nd May 2013

Invitation to and photographs from the launch of short story collection Two Girls in a Boat by Emma Martin, published by Victoria University Press and launched at Unity Books by…

Futuna: Life of a Building Launch, 2nd August 2016
Launches
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Futuna: Life of a Building Launch, 2nd August 2016

Photographs from the launch of Futuna: Life of a Building, edited by Nick Bevin and Gregory O’Brien, published by Victoria University Press and launched at Unity books by Hon. Chris…

Dirty Politics Launch, 13th August 2014
Launches
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Dirty Politics Launch, 13th August 2014

Nicky Hager’s book launches draw large crowds and this one was the biggest in Unity history. Nobody but Nicky Hager, his daughter Julia Wells and his publisher Robbie Burton even…

Kristin Hersh at Bodega, 28th August 2014
Events
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Kristin Hersh at Bodega, 28th August 2014

Unity staff were delighted to have the chance to sell Kristin Hersh’s memoir Paradoxical Undressing and Pugatory/Paradise a double album with photographs, lyrics and essays at her event at Bodega.

National Poetry Day, 16th August 2013
Events
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

National Poetry Day, 16th August 2013

For National Poetry day 2013, we took excerpts from some of our favourite New Zealand poems and wrote them all over the shop windows.

James McNeish Launch, 12th July 2012
Launches
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

James McNeish Launch, 12th July 2012

Whiteboard, invitation and photos from the launch of Touchstones: A Memoir by James McNeish, published by Vintage. Photography by Marta Starosta.

Bicycles, 2nd December 2012
Customers
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Bicycles, 2nd December 2012

Having just borrowed a bike from the Kennett brothers to add velocity to our display of The Invisible Mile by David Coventry, we were delighted when other bikes parked themselves…

Christmas Advertisement, 2011
Advertising
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Christmas Advertisement, 2011

Our Christmas Advertisement for 2011 emphasised the potential for book-gifts to enrich more than one person’s life.

ACB with Honora Lee launch, 25th October 2012
Launches
October 17, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

ACB with Honora Lee launch, 25th October 2012

Invitation for and pictures from the launch of The ACB with Honora Lee by Kate De Goldi with illustrations by Gregory O‘Brien, published by Longacre Press. Photography by Marta Starosta….