Tag Archives: Launch Update

AFTERGLOW: Exposed by John Wareham
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November 28, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Exposed by John Wareham

The evening of Thursday 26th November marked not only the Wellington launch of John Wareham’s new book, Exposed, but also his return to New Zealand after 45 years abroad. John…

AFTERGLOW: The Stories of Bill Manhire
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November 18, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The Stories of Bill Manhire

Bill Manhire’s name is deeply tied to creative writing in New Zealand – national treasure status, make no mistake about it. So it was with great pleasure that we hosted…

AFTERGLOW: Geoff Murphy: A Life on Film
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October 4, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: Geoff Murphy: A Life on Film

On the first of October, we launched Geoff Murphy’s memoir Geoff Murphy: A Life on Film, published by HarperCollins New Zealand. We heard from a variety of speakers, representing publishers,…

AFTERGLOW: The Party Line by Sue Orr
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September 16, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The Party Line by Sue Orr

It’s always a joy to see a large (and excitable) audience at the launch of a début novel – but sometimes, it’s not entirely a surprise that so many people…

Update: Rewrite by Lynda Harris
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June 11, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

Update: Rewrite by Lynda Harris

On Thursday 4 June, Unity Books Wellington hosted the launch for an important new book for businesses everywhere. Rewrite, by Lynda Harris and contributors, is all about clear and effective…

Update: The Mermaid Boy by John Summers
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May 13, 2015 posted by Unity Wellington

Update: The Mermaid Boy by John Summers

As soon as we had copies of The Mermaid Boy in our hands, staff were intrigued – the cover announces that the collection is ‘non-fiction stories’. Our interest was piqued…