Tag Archives: NZ Author

Fiona Kidman
Interviews
June 12, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Fiona Kidman

Dame Fiona Kidman, a Unity Books staple for many years, will be in-store discussing her new novel This Mortal Boy with Redmer Yska on Monday 2nd July (12-12:45pm) 2018. Albert Black…

Isa Pearl Ritchie
Interviews
June 12, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Isa Pearl Ritchie

Isa Pearl Ritchie’s new novel Fishing for Māui, launching at Unity Books Wellington on Wednesday 4th July at 6pm, is a novel about food, whānau and mental illness. Sarah Jane Barnett…

John Dunmore
Interviews
June 1, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

John Dunmore

Unity Books Wellington spoke to John Dunmore in the lead up to his in-store launch for his latest book, Scoundrels & Eccentrics of the Pacific (Upstart) Scoundrels & Eccentrics of…

Helen Heath
Interviews
May 31, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Helen Heath

Unity Books Wellington spoke to Helen Heath in the lead up to the launch at Te Auaha for her latest poetry collection, Are Friends Electric? (VUP). Are Friends Electric? offers…

Martin Edmond
Interviews
May 17, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Martin Edmond

Unity Books Wellington spoke to Martin Edmond ahead of his talk at City Gallery about his latest book, The Expatriates (BWB). Martin Edmond’s new book, The Expatriates, explores the connections…

Kate Duignan
Interviews
May 3, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Kate Duignan

Unity Books Wellington spoke to Kate Duignan ahead of her in-store launch for her new book, The New Ships (VUP) Kate Duignan’s first novel, Breakwater (2001), was published by Victoria…

Keith Westwater
Interviews
April 19, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Keith Westwater

There’s something voyeuristically thrilling about knowing what other people’s reading habits are. The Reader is a brief interview inspired by the Proust Questionnaire, which was itself inspired by a 19th…

AFTERGLOW: The Vanishing Act by Jen Shieff
Counter Culture
March 23, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The Vanishing Act by Jen Shieff

On a rather autumnal afternoon Unity played host to Jen Shieff’s lunchtime launch of The Vanishing Act – a standalone sequel to her Ngaio Marsh Award finalist The Gentlemen’s Club….