Book News

16 Apr 2015
This week, Booksellers NZ and Retail NZ launched an #eFairnessNZ campaign to encourage parliament to close the existing GST loophole which allows some low value goods to be imported free of...
14 Apr 2015
The small Wairarapa town of Featherston is connecting to its history with WW1 and railways to become New Zealand’s member of the International Organisation of Booktowns (IOB)....
10 Apr 2015
Retail NZ and Booksellers NZ have today launched an #eFairnessNZ campaign to close a loophole which allows some low value goods to be imported free of GST and duty. The launch of the campaign...
9 Apr 2015
A letter from Damien Wilkins, Director of the IIML   Kia ora,   In 2003, Bill Manhire set up the only national poetry competition for high school students in Aotearoa. Last...
2 Apr 2015
Book Clubs are big business in the book world, so how can we tap into them to boost sales and connect with our communities?  
2 Apr 2015
Launched today, Best New Zealand Poems, published by Victoria University of Wellington’s International Institute of Modern Letters (IIML), brings together 25 poems rich with place and...
31 Mar 2015
The Storylines awards for new writers and the Storylines Notable Books List for 2015 (books published in 2014) were announced in Auckland yesterday.   The Storylines Tom Fitzgibbon...