Wednesday, 28 November 2012
CNZ Randell Cottage writer in residence 2013 announced
Denis Welch will be the New Zealand writer in residence 2013 at Randell Cottage.
Monday, 12 November 2012
UBS Otago Appointment Made
The Board of the University Book Shop (Otago) Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Phillippa Duffy to the role of General Manager.
Wednesday, 7 November 2012
Outsiders: Stories from the Fringe of Society
Stories of New Zealanders who have chosen to live self-sufficient lifestyles, off-the-grid, are the focus of a new book from Craig Potton Publishing releasing this month.
Thursday, 25 October 2012
Shelter from the Storm: the story of New Zealand's backcountry huts
Nearly 200 years of unique architectural history is captured in a beautifully illustrated new book from Craig Potton Publishing.
Monday, 15 October 2012
Lasting Beauty in New High Country Photographs
When German photographer Antonia Steeg was invited to attend the last muster at the historic Mesopotamia Station in 2008, the event lead to a four year long project.
Thursday, 11 October 2012
Buller's Birds Brought Back to Life
A complete, all-new edition of the classic 19th century ornithological paintings of John Gerrard Keulemans launched at Te Papa last night.
Thursday, 4 October 2012
Creative NZ Randell Cottage Writers Trust turns 10 this week
Eight French and New Zealand writers who’ve lived and worked in Thorndon’s historic Randell Cottage are gathering to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the writers’ residency this week in Wellington.
Thursday, 20 September 2012
Go Behind the Scenes at the Museum
A new book from Te Papa takes readers further behind the scenes at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.
Wednesday, 22 August 2012
Deer Stalker's Visual Diary Inspires Biography & Exhibition
An illustrated diary kept by a deer hunter during 1939 and 1940 lies at the heart of an exciting new biography to be published by Craig Potton Publishing this month.
Thursday, 2 August 2012
National Book Awards Announced
The overall winners of the New Zealand Post Book Awards were announced at a gala ceremony held at the Auckland Museum last night.
Two titles from Te Papa Press, New Zealand’s unique museum publisher, were among the five finalists in the Illustrated Non-fiction category.
Wednesday, 6 June 2012
TWO FINALISTS IN NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS FOR TE PAPA
Te Papa Press, New Zealand’s unique museum publisher, are delighted to advise that two of its books are finalists in the prestigious annual New Zealand Post Book Awards.
Sunday, 30 October 2011
Celebrating Dame Alison Holst's 100th Book
Alison Holst’s name regularly occurs on most trusted, most Googled and bestseller lists and this November sees the publication of her 100th book.
Wednesday, 19 October 2011
Treasured weaving techniques detailed in beautiful new book
A major new publication from Te Papa Press is being launched at the National Weavers’ hui in Kawhia this weekend.
Monday, 17 October 2011
Kiwi Alpinist's Top Inspirational Tale
Pat Deavoll was fifteen years old when she first met the person who would determine the course of her life to come.
Monday, 19 September 2011
Himalayan Hospitals: Sir Edmund Hillary's Everest Legacy
Stories of the philanthropic work of one of New Zealand’s true heroes, Sir Edmund Hillary, are told in a new book being launched this month.
Friday, 9 September 2011
Landmark Trees Book Launching in Conservation Week
A landmark book on the native trees of New Zealand will be launched during Conservation Week this month.