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Peter McLeavey: The life and times of a NZ art dealer

Thursday, 5 September 2013, 11:30 am | Te Papa Press

Te Papa Press releases new book by awardwinning author Jill Trevelyan, based on ‘the great, untapped source of New Zealand art history’ – the archives of pioneering, charismatic art dealer Peter McLeavey. More >>

Te Papa Press celebrates a string of successes

Wednesday, 26 June 2013, 4:10 pm | Te Papa Press

Te Papa Press’s first non-fiction book for children, 100 Amazing Tales from Aotearoa , has won the prestigious New Zealand Post Children’s Book Award for Best Non-Fiction Book. More >>

Awesome Forces Massively Revised

Wednesday, 24 October 2012, 7:00 pm | Te Papa Press

One of Te Papa Press’s bestselling titles is being re-launched this month. First published in 1998, ‘Awesome Forces: The Natural Hazards that Threaten New Zealand’ edited by Geoff Hicks and Hamish Campbell, has received substantial updates to take ... More >>

Buller’s Birds Brought Back to Life

Thursday, 11 October 2012, 4:41 pm | Te Papa Press

A complete, all-new edition of the classic 19th century ornithological paintings of John Gerrard Keulemans launched at Te Papa last night. More >>

Go Behind the Scenes at the Museum with a New Book & DVD

Friday, 21 September 2012, 11:29 am | Te Papa Press

A new book from Te Papa takes readers further behind the scenes at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. More >>

National Book Awards Announced

Thursday, 2 August 2012, 12:24 pm | Te Papa Press

For immediate use, Thursday 2nd August, 2012 MEDIA RELEASE 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. More >>

Two Finalists in National Book Awards for Te Papa

Wednesday, 6 June 2012, 2:08 pm | Te Papa Press

Te Papa Press, New Zealand’s unique museum publisher, is delighted to advise that two of its books are finalists in the prestigious New Zealand Post Book Awards. The finalists, announced this morning, were selected from 160 entries and are described ... More >>

Thousand–Year History of Pacific Peoples in New Zealand

Tuesday, 17 April 2012, 1:15 pm | Te Papa Press

Tangata o le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific will be published by Te Papa Press in early May. The lavishly illustrated book features fifteen essays on the history of Pacific people’s interactions with New Zealand and the impact ... More >>