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NZSA/Hachette Mentorship Program Opens Today

Monday, 9 October 2017, 10:49 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

The New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc), in association with Hachette Australia and New Zealand, are once again offering the opportunity for one writer to work on a new draft of their completed manuscript under the joint mentorship of Hachette ... More >>

Bestselling Author to Visit New Zealand

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 12:16 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Bestselling American author Justin Cronin is set to visit New Zealand as part of a nationwide tour to promote The City of Mirrors , the conclusion to the epic trilogy that began with The Passage . Fans will have the opportunity to hear the superstar ... More >>

NZ Book Included in English Mental Health Programme

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 10:00 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

A book by Wellington author and clinical psychologist Ben Sedley has been selected for the UK Reading Well scheme. More >>

Publication date announced for 2nd Robert Galbraith novel

Friday, 21 February 2014, 12:23 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he has gone off by himself for a few days - as he has done before - and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. More >>

Jonah Lomu Book Signings in Wellington This Weekend

Tuesday, 20 August 2013, 12:41 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Jonah Lomu will be in Wellington this Saturday (24 August) for a number of signing sessions to promote his updated autobiography Jonah: My Story ($39.99 rrp, Hodder Moa). The book, which went on sale last week, is packed with astonishing revelations, ... More >>

The Epic Novel Of The Most Romantic City In The World

Friday, 19 April 2013, 12:14 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Inspired by the haunting, passionate story of the city of lights, this epic novel weaves a gripping tale of four families across the centuries: from the lies that spawn the noble line of de Cygne to the revolutionary Le Sourds who seek their destruction; ... More >>

Books: Ian Rankin - Saints of the Shadow Bible

Tuesday, 16 April 2013, 3:15 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Coming 07.11.13 SAINTS OF THE SHADOW BIBLE by Ian Rankin REBUS: Saint or sinner? All will be revealed... #shadowbible SAINTS OF THE SHADOW BIBLE by Ian Rankin More >>

Preserving with Aunt Daisy

Wednesday, 23 January 2013, 11:28 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

Aunt Daisy, with her catch cry ‘Good morning everybody!’ was one of New Zealand’s best-loved radio personalities. Her cookery books have become a national phenomenon with her tried and true recipes used in every household through the years. More >>

Richie Mccaw Book Signing Sessions

Thursday, 29 November 2012, 10:52 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw will be doing a number of book signing sessions in Wellington and Christchurch in December to help promote his bestselling biography The Open Side ($49.99 RRP, Hodder Moa). More >>

Hachette NZ's Top Book Titles Now Available on iBookstore

Wednesday, 24 October 2012, 3:03 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Hachette, one of New Zealand’s largest publishers, today made its top book titles available on the iBookstore in New Zealand. The company publishes a very wide range of books under numerous imprints, including Hodder & Stoughton, Orion, Little Brown, ... More >>

Michael Palin NZ Tour

Thursday, 18 October 2012, 9:59 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

Kiwi fans of Michael Palin are in for a treat. The popular star is heading to New Zealand for events around the country (October 31 – November 2). More >>

J.K. Rowling's The Casual Vacancy on sale at 7pm

Friday, 28 September 2012, 9:44 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

“The Casual Vacancy is set in a small community, which involved writing characters who are adolescents all the way up to people in their sixties. I love nineteenth century novels that centre on a town or village. This is my attempt to do a modern ... More >>

NZ Celebrations for the Publication of ‘The Casual Vacancy’

Tuesday, 25 September 2012, 5:17 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

The Casual Vacancy, J.K. Rowling’s first novel for adults, goes on sale at 7pm on Thursday 27 September and book stores around the country are hosting festivities to mark the occasion. More >>

Upcoming Book on Valerie Adams - Valerie, with Phil Gifford

Wednesday, 19 September 2012, 2:45 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Valerie with Phil Gifford The story of one of New Zealand’s greatest sporting champions and much-loved Olympian More >>

Author Maeve Binchy Passes Away

Tuesday, 31 July 2012, 3:12 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Author Maeve Binchy Passes Away Hachette NZ is saddened to learn of the death of much-loved Irish author Maeve Binchy. “Maeve Binchy was one of the loveliest writers you could tour,” says Managing Director Kevin Chapman, who remembers her fondly. ... More >>

Rebus is Back!

Wednesday, 6 June 2012, 9:16 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

After an absence of five years, Hachette NZ announced today the return of “one of the most beguiling characters in the history of crime fiction”(TIMES)- Detective Inspector John Rebus. More >>

Rhys Darby Book Signings in Auckland

Monday, 7 May 2012, 2:01 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

One of New Zealand’s best-loved comedians, Rhys Darby, will be bringing his distinctive brand of humour to Auckland this week. More >>

Rhys Darby Book Signing in Wellington

Monday, 30 April 2012, 10:26 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

30 April, 2012 For immediate release Rhys Darby Book Signing in Wellington One of New Zealand’s best-loved comedians, Rhys Darby, will be bringing his distinctive brand of humour to Wellington this week. The perennial funny man will appear at Whitcoulls ... More >>

Christchurch 22.2: Beyond the Cordon Commemorative Edition

Thursday, 16 February 2012, 2:59 pm | Hachette NZ Ltd

Following the huge success of Christchurch 22.2: Beyond the Cordon , Hachette New Zealand and the New Zealand Police have released a stunning new boxed edition to coincide with the first anniversary of the devastating February 22, 2011 earthquake. More >>

Steve Jobs biography on sale today

Tuesday, 25 October 2011, 11:20 am | Hachette NZ Ltd

Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography by Walter Isaacson is published by Little, Brown today (Tuesday October 25), $59.99 RRP. From Walter Isaacson, the bestselling author of biographies of such geniuses as Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein comes his ... More >>





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