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Unity Books Wins Coveted NZ Bookseller Of The Year Award At Industry Centenary Bash

Sunday, 31 July 2022, 5:50 pm | Unity Books

Poneke-Wellington book communities received a major recharge on Saturday night (July 30) when local bookshop, Unity Books , won the premier award at the annual Booksellers Aotearoa Industry Awards in Auckland. Unity Wellington won the coveted award of NZ ... More >>

Indie publishers lead the pack

Sunday, 25 December 2016, 7:49 pm | Unity Books

Despite 11% of Wellington CBD workers and residents being displaced by the earthquake less than 6 weeks ago, everyone found their Unity-bearings again, and helped Unity Books Wellington bring in another record-breaking December. What excellent localists! ... More >>

Slammer Christmas trade for Unity Books Wellington

Monday, 28 December 2015, 11:19 am | Unity Books

Book-lovers congregated wilfully at Unity Books this December and broke several sales records (everything except the record for most copies of one single book, which is still held by Eleanor Catton for her 2013 Man Booker prize The Luminaries). The scanners ... More >>

Unity books statement on Te Papa Press

Wednesday, 15 April 2015, 10:06 am | Unity Books

Unity Books is alarmed that Te Papa is proposing to suspend publishing by Te Papa Press for 4 or 5 years. Te Papa Press has proven time and time again that it has both award and bestseller capability and fulfils its kaupapa. More >>

Landmark Native Trees Book Launching in Conservation Week

Friday, 9 September 2011, 2:11 pm | Unity Books

A landmark book on the native trees of New Zealand will be launched during Conservation Week this month. More >>

Religion, politics and sex

Thursday, 6 January 2011, 4:02 pm | Unity Books

Monday 17th of January 2011 - 7pm @ the Basement http://www.basementspace.co.nz/ Religion, politics and sex. Everything we’re not supposed to talk about in polite conversation, all in one evening... More >>

del Toro fans don’t think the book is dead

Wednesday, 8 July 2009, 3:41 pm | Unity Books

Fans of Hollywood director Guillermo del Toro are expected to brave the winter chill and turn out in their hundreds to a bookshop on Willis Street tonight. More >>