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Cosentino memoir: Anything is Possible

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 2:39 pm | HarperCollins

Cosentino was the first Australian magician to have his own television show, which now has been seen by over 350 million people in 40 different countries. He has won national and international awards, and his most recent stage show, the Twisted Reality ... More >>

10th anniversary Edition of He'll Be OK

Wednesday, 2 September 2015, 3:53 pm | HarperCollins

The untimely death of Celia Lashlie in February robbed us of a powerful voice of reason and compassion – a voice that is arguably needed now even more than when her iconic book He’ll Be OK was first published in 2005. More >>

Memoir of Hello Sailor’s Dave McArtney to be published

Tuesday, 4 March 2014, 5:33 pm | HarperCollins

Memoir of Hello Sailor’s Dave McArtney to be published posthumously The long-anticipated memoir by the late Dave McArtney, founding member of Hello Sailor and the Pink Flamingos, will be released by HarperCollins New Zealand in May. Having worked on the book for ... More >>

South Sea Vagabonds to be reprinted on its 75th anniversary

Friday, 21 February 2014, 2:15 pm | HarperCollins

When unemployed Aucklander Johnny Wray wrote and published South Sea Vagabonds in 1939 he probably had no idea of the effect his story would have on generations of New Zealand back-yard sailors. More >>

children’s author invited to Beirut for TV interview

Thursday, 23 January 2014, 4:33 pm | HarperCollins

Bestselling New Zealand children’s author invited to Beirut for a TV interview on MBC It’s not every day a New Zealand author is invited to Lebanon for a television appearance, but bestselling children’s author Stacy Gregg will be travelling to ... More >>

Harper Collins gives Hobbit to Duffy Books in Homes

Monday, 19 November 2012, 11:55 am | HarperCollins

When Hobbit fans gather for a Premiere Costume Party in Wellington, they’ll also be helping children who might otherwise never see a copy of the Hobbit, thanks to a generous donation by Harper Collins. The Hobbit Premiere Costume Party aims to ... More >>

HarperCollins Helps to Unlock the World of Margaret Mahy

Wednesday, 15 August 2012, 4:44 pm | HarperCollins

HarperCollins is the first NZ publisher to release two book titles that are in a format accessible to the visually impaired; as part of the international pilot project TIGAR. The Trusted Intermediary Global Access Resources (TIGAR) project was initiated ... More >>

White Cloud Worlds

Friday, 15 October 2010, 9:15 am | HarperCollins

'. . . images to get lost in . . . to contemplate and speculate about . . malleable and ever-changing, like shape-shifting clouds in alien sky . . images to dream by.' More >>

Quake book a photographic record and a fundraiser

Tuesday, 12 October 2010, 4:59 pm | HarperCollins

Christchurch press photographer, Dave Wethey was amongst the first on the scene following the big quake in Christchurch on 4 September. He captured the destruction it caused, the initial disbelief that an earthquake of such magnitude could happen in the region ... More >>

Quake: The Big Canterbury Earthquake Of 2010

Tuesday, 12 October 2010, 11:10 am | HarperCollins

Christchurch press photographer, Dave Wethey was amongst the first on the scene following the big quake in Christchurch on 4 September. He captured the destruction it caused, the initial disbelief that an earthquake of such magnitude could happen in the region ... More >>

The Fallen by Ben Sanders

Tuesday, 29 June 2010, 5:20 pm | HarperCollins

Twenty-year-old Ben Sanders’ fascination with crime fiction has paid off. He has just signed a two-book contract with HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand. More >>

New Head of Publishing for HarperCollins

Wednesday, 2 June 2010, 4:42 pm | HarperCollins

Alison Brook is to join HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand taking up the newly created local Head of Publishing role, reporting to Managing Director Tony Fisk. More >>

NZ author's first novel to be made into a film

Tuesday, 9 March 2010, 11:47 am | HarperCollins

Sarah Radclyffe Productions & Macgowan Films acquire film rights to novel JULIAN CORKLE IS A FILTHY LIAR. More >>

What Kiwis need to know to survive the recession

Thursday, 30 April 2009, 1:26 pm | HarperCollins

New Zealand headlines about the recession are increasingly getting worse: Recession likely to be deeper than forecast; Recession, now in its 17th month, is the longest since World War II. More >>

Wines Under $25: The Indispensable Wine Guide 2009

Thursday, 6 November 2008, 12:42 pm | HarperCollins

Helping banish the risk of choosing an undrinkable bottle of wine, the eleventh edition of The Indispensable Wine Guide by acclaimed wine writer Joëlle Thomson is published this month. More >>

Collins Dictionary 9th Ed in print, online, mobile

Monday, 11 June 2007, 5:13 pm | HarperCollins

Since its inception in 1979, Collins English Dictionary has been the dictionary that millions of people around the globe rely on for comprehensive and authoritative information on how English is used. Now, Collins is not only about to revolutionize ... More >>

We need your photos from World War I

Friday, 13 April 2007, 10:26 am | HarperCollins

HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand, in association with the Queen Elizabeth II Army Memorial Museum and Associate Professor Glyn Harper of Massey University, are appealing to the public for copies of historic World War I photographs to be reproduced ... More >>

True story of dog who captured the heart of a city

Monday, 2 April 2007, 3:54 pm | HarperCollins

A well researched and endearing non-fiction account of an amazing Airedale who captured public imagination throughout New Zealand during the Great Depression, and who is today honoured in Wellington by a statue celebrating his status as a much-loved local ... More >>

Mastering Hidden Forces That Determine Success

Thursday, 4 January 2007, 9:56 am | HarperCollins

"The most comprehensive and practical book I've seen on goal development and overcoming barriers to achievement." –Beca Infrastructure Ltd, Auckland, NZ More >>

Searching for the Great Kiwi Yarn

Thursday, 14 December 2006, 3:17 pm | HarperCollins

HarperCollins Publishers NZ is searching for The Great Kiwi Yarn, and would like to give you the opportunity to invite your listeners, viewers and readers nationwide to contribute. More >>