Author Archives: Unity Wellington

BOOK LAUNCH: Magnificent Moon by Ashleigh Young
Event
October 15, 2012 posted by Unity Wellington

BOOK LAUNCH: Magnificent Moon by Ashleigh Young

VUP & Unity Books warmly invite you to the launch of Magnificent Moon. Harry Ricketts will launch the awaited debut collection from one of the new stars of New Zealand…

Zone of the Marvelous by Martin Edmond
Art
July 22, 2012 posted by Unity Wellington

Zone of the Marvelous by Martin Edmond

‘He’s constantly demonstrating that the natural world is as splendiferous as any fable.’ – Jim Shepard, New York Times ‘From Plato’s Atlantis to Dante’s Mount Purgatory, Sinbad the Sailor to Abel…

Autumn 2012 – Newsletter #44
Newsletters
June 8, 2012 posted by Unity Wellington

Autumn 2012 – Newsletter #44

Welcome back to our fairly consistently produced Newsletter. Inside are bibliophilic amounts of new reads to keep you going this Autumn. Click here to jump to the PDF version of…

The Life of Edith Piaf by Carolyn Clark
Nonfiction
December 13, 2011 posted by Unity Wellington

The Life of Edith Piaf by Carolyn Clark

The Life of Edith Piaf Carolyn Burke, Bloomsbury UK ($25) It seems like it’s harder than ever to separate the legends that have been cultivated around the life of Edith…

Summer 2011/12 – Newsletter #43
Newsletters
December 8, 2011 posted by Unity Wellington

Summer 2011/12 – Newsletter #43

Hey, it’s Summer again! That must mean it’s time for another necessarily ripe newsletter. Below is a link to the Auckland Writer & Readers Festival edition of our Newsletter. It’s…

Unnerved: The New Zealand Art Project
Art
September 28, 2011 posted by Unity Wellington

Unnerved: The New Zealand Art Project

The Brisbane Gallery of Modern Art in Queensland Australia holds the largest collection of contemporary New Zealand art outside of this country, including works acquired since the 1990’s through the…

Spring 2011 – Newsletter #42
Newsletters
August 24, 2011 posted by Unity Wellington

Spring 2011 – Newsletter #42

Unity Books’ 2011 Spring Newsletter, including such gems as Nigel Cox, Michael Ondaatje, Madeline Miller, Christopher Hitchens, and A. N. Wilson. Click HERE to open the newsletter pdf in a…

At the Mountains of Madness by HP Lovecraft
Fiction
February 4, 2011 posted by Unity Wellington

At the Mountains of Madness by HP Lovecraft

If you don’t know about Lovecraft’s genre of Cosmic Horror then here is an unfairly-short three-sentence synopsis. Having been witness to the atrocities and senselessness of World War One, atrocities…

Summer 2010 – Newsletter #40
Newsletters
November 24, 2010 posted by Unity Wellington

Summer 2010 – Newsletter #40

It’s getting warmer out there. Soon you’ll need a stack of sand-worthy books to get you through those lazy summer afternoons. Fortunately, we’ve got you sorted. Click HERE to view…