Interviews

Emma Gilkison
Interviews
September 29, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Emma Gilkison

Emma was kind enough to take a moment to answer our author interview questions ahead of her in-store launch with Unity Books – Tuesday 9th October 2018, 6-7:30pm. About Emma…

Lizzie Marvelly
Interviews
September 26, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Lizzie Marvelly

Lizzie Marvelly (Ngati Whakaue) is a musician, columnist, producer and activist, originally from Rotorua, New Zealand. In May 2015, she founded Villainesse.com, an online media project for young women. Later in…

Interview: Jennifer Andrewes
Interviews
August 21, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Interview: Jennifer Andrewes

I imagine a lot of us have dreamt of taking off to Europe for a few glorious seasons – Jennifer Andrewes has done just that, spending four seasons in the…

Interview: Mark Broatch
Interviews
August 21, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Interview: Mark Broatch

Mark Broatch is a journalist, critic and author, and an unashamed language nerd. After gaining an MA (Hons) in English Literature and Linguistics at one of New Zealand’s top universities…

Chessie Henry
Interviews
August 15, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Chessie Henry

Unity will be hosting a lunchtime event with Chessie as she discusses her book, We Can Make a Life: A Memoir of Family, Earthquakes & Courage with fellow author Emily Perkins,…

Maire Leadbeater
Interviews
July 12, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Maire Leadbeater

Maire Leadbeater shared some of her favourite books and authors with us, including an excellent selection of NZ literature. Maire will be speaking about her new book, Speak No Evil:…

Emily Writes
Interviews
July 12, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Emily Writes

Emily Writes and friends will be at Unity Books, 6-7:30pm Thursday 26th July, launching their new book, Is It Bedtime Yet? (Penguin Random House). Somehow between parenting and writing Emily…

Mary McCallum
Interviews
June 28, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Mary McCallum

Mary McCallum, publisher at Mākaro Press, will soon be launching a collection of her own poetry, XYZ of Happiness – 3pm Saturday 7th July 2018 at Meow. Read on to…

Sam Duckor-Jones
Interviews
June 27, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Sam Duckor-Jones

Fancy some fairy bread with Frank O’Hara? Read what is on Sam Duckor-Jones’ bookshelves and join us for the launch of Sam’s debut poetry collection, People from the Pit Stand…

Tayi Tibble
Interviews
June 27, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Tayi Tibble

Check out some of the excellent poetry and fiction Tayi has been reading and read her debut collection of poetry, Poūkahangatus (VUP) launching at Unity Books along with Sam Duckor-Jones’…