Tag Archives: Karen McLeod

Complaints Department, 29th November 2000
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October 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Complaints Department, 29th November 2000

Sometimes we receive the most ridiculous material as book-protection, and are compelled to make the worst possible use of it. I’m certain this improved productivity.

The Shop Girls: Bad Book Love, 2001
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October 11, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

The Shop Girls: Bad Book Love, 2001

Clearly, when you work in a bookshop, you are also a rock star. This “band”, conceived by Marion Castree, never went on tour or performed any gigs, instead sticking to…

Damian Skinner letter, 1st September 1998
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September 14, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Damian Skinner letter, 1st September 1998

A letter to Unity Staff from Damian Skinner detailing his adventures up and down the country, complete with day-time TV, bogan-shaming and hot salt pool swimming.

Periodic Table of Unity Staff, 1st April 2002
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September 12, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Periodic Table of Unity Staff, 1st April 2002

A piece of packing material became a guide to the elements which make up Unity Books. See how many staff you can identify from their initials or nicknames. Other people…