Tag Archives: NZ Book Trade

Thorpe Bowker Industry Awards 1997
Awards & Compliments
May 23, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Thorpe Bowker Industry Awards 1997

Both Wellington and Auckland won, were runners-up or were nominated for many categories in the 1997 D W Thorpe Book Industry Awards (nominated by book publishers). In 1997, Unity Auckland…

Press release, 25th July 2002
Backstage
May 14, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Press release, 25th July 2002

In 2002, Unity Books and other bookshops including members of some chains, discovered that a group of publishers were investigating selling direct to libraries at larger discounts than they offered…

AFTERGLOW: The New Ships – Kate Duignan
Counter Culture
May 12, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

AFTERGLOW: The New Ships – Kate Duignan

Unity Books had the honour of hosting Thursday’s launch for Wellington writer Kate Duignan’s new novel, The New Ships. We were joined by Victoria University Press’ Fergus Barrowman, and novelist…