October 10, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Magnificent Moon Launch, 1st November 2012

Magnificent Moon Launch, 1st November 2012

Invitation for and photos from the launch of Magnificent Moon by Ashleigh Young, published by Victoria University Press and launched by Harry Ricketts at Unity Books. Photography by Marta Starosta.

The invitation.


The book, ready to be sold.

Elizabeth Knox, Kirsten McDougall and others listening to the speeches.

Chris Price was there.

Tobias Buck, Bill Manhire and Kathryn Carmody in the crowd.

More of the audience.

Fergus Barrowman introduces the evening.

Fergus’ splendid, on-theme Día de los Muertos shirt.

Helen Heath’s magnificent, on-theme Día de los Muertos garb.

Harry Ricketts reads an excerpt.

Harry Ricketts launches the book.

Ashleigh Young speaks.

Ashleigh Young reads a poem.

Ashleigh Young signs books for the crowd.

Happy author, happy customers.

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