Interviews

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….

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…

Kate Weinberg
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August 21, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Kate Weinberg

Kate Weinberg spent seven years writing The Truants, using the invaluable ‘room of one’s own’ offered to her by Emma Freud; Suffolk’s Tatler columnist and the mother to Feminists Don’t…

Paula Green
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August 16, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Paula Green

This year on National Poetry Day we will be celebrating the publication of Wild Honey: Reading New Zealand Women’s Poetry by Paula Green (Massey University Press). Paula will introduce and…

Pip Murdoch
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August 13, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Pip Murdoch

Pip Murdoch let us in on the excellent array of books and authors she has been enjoying. Please join us for the launch of Pip’s new book, Relative Strangers: A…

Alan Duff
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August 13, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Alan Duff

In the lead up to our lunchtime author talk with Alan Duff he shared some of his favourite books, authors and public figures with us, including Tim Winton, E. L….

Helen Rickerby
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August 6, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Helen Rickerby

Unity Books has stocked many beautiful poetry books both penned by Helen Rickerby and published by her very own Seraph Press so we were excited to read about the authors…

Lisa Taddeo
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July 22, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Lisa Taddeo

Lisa Taddeo is the American author of Three Women who spent eight years of her life moving her family around the country to be in the vicinity of the women…