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Publishers Association Appoints New Council

Publishers Association Appoints New Council

The Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) has appointed its new officers and councillors for the 2017–18 period. The new council elected at the association’s AGM on 14 July consists of: President: Peter Dowling (Oratia Media) Immediate Past President: Melanie...

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Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2018 longlist annouced

Forty books traversing the cultural, historic, artistic and social landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand have made the longlist for the prestigious Ockham New Zealand Book Awards, announced today. Ten books are longlisted in each of the four awards’ categories – fiction,...

Two in a Row! Time Out Bookstore Wins Again

Two in a Row! Time Out Bookstore Wins Again

After a wonderful year of sales, during which they were finalists in the International Bookstore of the Year competition at the London Book Fair, it is perhaps no surprise to see Time Out Bookstore win Nielsen Bookshop of the Year again in 2017. Their staff member...

2017 CLNZ Contestable Fund Investments Announced

2017 CLNZ Contestable Fund Investments Announced

Copyright Licensing New Zealand (CLNZ) is delighted to announce the successful applicants in this year’s round of the CLNZ Contestable Fund. Introduced in 2014, the fund was established to support strategic projects that demonstrate New Zealand publishing growth and...

Fledgling imprint for Kiwi kids takes flight

Fledgling imprint for Kiwi kids takes flight

Kiwi kids are in for a treat with the launch of fresh and funky imprint Little Love. Aimed at young children, Little Love is all about publishing extraordinary New Zealand stories that promote literacy and tackle the big stuff – health and wellbeing, resilience,...

Publishers Association Appoints New Council

Publishers Association Appoints New Council

The Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) has appointed its new officers and councillors for the 2017–18 period. The new council elected at the association’s AGM on 14 July consists of: President: Peter Dowling (Oratia Media) Immediate Past President: Melanie...

A Unique, Artful Cookbook Wins at the PANZ Book Design Awards

A Unique, Artful Cookbook Wins at the PANZ Book Design Awards

MEDIA RELEASE – Thursday 20 July 2017 Tonight at the PANZ Book Design Awards when a book really is judged by its cover – and its design – Cazador: game, offal and the rest, written by Dariush Lolaiy and Rebecca Smidt, designed by Tim Donaldson and Amanda Gaskin of Sea...