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Bestsellers, 2008
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November 12, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Bestsellers, 2008

A series of printouts to help analyse bestsellers in 2008.

40th Birthday arrangements, September 2007
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October 8, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

40th Birthday arrangements, September 2007

Herding cats in preparation for Unity Books’ 40th Birthday celebrations. Published writers who had worked at the shop in the past or present were asked to do a brief reading…

Four Winds Press & other gossip, 19th March 2007
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October 5, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Four Winds Press & other gossip, 19th March 2007

In the early-to-mid 2000’s Lloyd Jones published a number of pocket-sized books of essays by local writers under his “Four Winds Press” imprint. Here he offers Unity Books the remains…

Beverley Baskerville, Booksellers News, 2007
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October 1, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Beverley Baskerville, Booksellers News, 2007

Beverley Baskerville reports on the issues of the day – including Graeme Beattie’s new book blog, and a piece by Joanne Black predicting the death of bookstores based on one…

Sale analysis, 10th January 2003
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September 3, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Sale analysis, 10th January 2003

An analysis of the effect of Dymocks & Whitcoulls both running sales at the same time. It was also our last day of remaining open until 8pm on a Friday…