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AFTERGLOW: Elizabeth Knox – The Absolute Book
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September 18, 2019 posted by John Duke

AFTERGLOW: Elizabeth Knox – The Absolute Book

A generous book filled with all of the author’s passions and interests, is how Elizabeth Knox’s new door-stopper novel The Absolute Book was characterised at a star-studded launch at Unity…

AFTERGLOW: John Connolly – A Book of Bones
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September 18, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: John Connolly – A Book of Bones

Friday 13th September was a red letter day for the mystery readers of Wellington as Unity Books was paid a special visit by bestselling author John Connolly. Here to talk…

AFTERGLOW: Promises, Promises
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September 14, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Promises, Promises

Political propaganda was on our minds on the evening of Tuesday 10th September as we celebrated the launch of Promises, Promises: 80 Years of Wooing New Zealand Voters by Claire…

AFTERGLOW: The Little Ghost Who Lost Her BOO!
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September 14, 2019 posted by John Duke

AFTERGLOW: The Little Ghost Who Lost Her BOO!

Thursday 5th September 2019 was the date for an all ages shindig as Unity Books Wellington hosted a special celebration of Elaine Bickell’s Storylines Joy Cowley Award winning picture book…

Interview | Gregory O’Brien
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September 11, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Interview | Gregory O’Brien

We are excited to soon be hosting the double launch for Lost and Somewhere Else by Jenny Bornholdt (VUP) and Always Song in the Water by Gregory O’Brien (AUP), 6-7:30pm…

Interview | Elizabeth Knox
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September 10, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Interview | Elizabeth Knox

Before our launch for The Absolute Book (VUP) 6-7:30pm Thursday 12th September 2019, Elizabeth Knox wrote to us about writing, reading, cooking, elderly cats, Ursula le Guin and Blackburn fever….

AFTERGLOW: Relative Strangers
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August 29, 2019 posted by John Duke

AFTERGLOW: Relative Strangers

Thursday, August 22nd was a night for fierce and unflinching women as Pip Murdoch launched her emotional memoir, Relative Strangers: A Mother’s Adoption Memoir, published by Fern Publishing, to a…

John Connolly
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August 29, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

John Connolly

Crime Fiction readers rejoice! John Connolly will be joining us for a lunchtime author talk, 12-12:45pm Friday 13th (!) September. All welcome. Before John reaches our shores he let us…

Elaine Bickell
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August 29, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Elaine Bickell

Unity will be hosting a celebration of Elaine Bickell’s children’s picture book illustrated by Raymond McGrath, The Little Ghost Who Lost Her Boo! (Scholastic), winner of the Storylines Joy Cowley…