Interviews

Ashia Ismail-Singer
Interviews
February 14, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Ashia Ismail-Singer

Ashia’s delectable recipes include well-known traditional Indian meals alongside a range of exciting and new tastes and textures. All her ingredients are available locally and the recipes are enjoyable to…

Fleur Adcock
Interviews
February 7, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Fleur Adcock

Alongside celebrating her 85th birthday, Fleur Adcock will be launching her new poetry book, Collected Poems, in-store at Unity Books Wellington on Wednesday 13th February 2019, 6-7:30pm. She was generous…

Matthew Wright
Interviews
January 22, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Matthew Wright

Matthew Wright will be in-store signing his latest book, ‘Waitangi: A Living Treaty’ (Bateman), 12:15pm Thursday 24th January 2019. See his response to our questionnaire below, including two excellent examples…

Mika Haka
Interviews
January 18, 2019 posted by Unity Wellington

Mika Haka

Mika Haka, raised in Timaru, New Zealand, is an international sensation. He’s performed with Carmen, entertained HRH Prince Charles at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, warmed up for Grace Jones, appeared…

Colin Hogg
Interviews
November 21, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Colin Hogg

Colin Hogg is the author of Going South: a Road Trip Through Life, High Road: A Journey to the New Frontier of Cannabis and most recently Sam Hunt: Off the Road. About the book…

Damian Skinner
Interviews
November 8, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Damian Skinner

Damian Skinner, writer, artist and ex-Unity Shop-girl, will be gracing Unity Books Wellington once again for the launch of his most recent book Theo Schoon: A Biography on Monday 12th November…

Deborah Shepard
Interviews
October 31, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Deborah Shepard

Deborah Shepard will be in-store on Thursday 8th November 2018, 12-12:45pm, to discuss with publisher Nicola Legat, her new book The Writing Life: Twelve New Zealand Authors. Her author interview,…

Nicola Easthope
Interviews
October 31, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Nicola Easthope

Nicola Easthope, who will be joining Saradha Koirala for a poetry reading in-store on Wednesday 7th November 2018, 12-12:45pm, answered our author interview questions ahead of her event. Find out…

Steve Braunias
Interviews
October 31, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Steve Braunias

Steve Braunias will be in-store on Monday 12th November 2018, 12-12:45pm, as he introduces his new poetry anthology THE FRIDAY POEM: 100 NEW ZEALAND POEMS. With readings from contributing poets Dame Fiona…

Saradha Koirala
Interviews
October 30, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Saradha Koirala

Below are Saradha Koirala’s author interview answers. She discusses the classic precariously-stacked bedside table, how Tim Winton has “something spiritual and beyond human explanation hovering above his stories” and getting…