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Celebrated Writers Reunite In Summer Read

Tuesday, 17 November 2020, 11:00 am | Whitireia Publishing

A new book of contemporary writing is reuniting respected authors, and emerging writers alike. Renée, Maggie Rainey-Smith, Anahera Gildea, Barbara Else, Tim Jones and Rata Gordon join forces with 30 others in A Vase and a Vast Sea . Pip Adam describes ... More >>

A novel about community, classical music and a life in exile

Wednesday, 5 September 2018, 3:11 pm | Whitireia Publishing

A novel about community, classical music and a life in exile Marko has come to the ends of the earth to escape a once illustrious past in Bulgaria. So why does a Polish bookstore owner call him a traitor? And who covertly photographed him for the newspaper? ... More >>

A bright new star in New Zealand illustration

Thursday, 20 October 2011, 12:52 pm | Whitireia Publishing

Porirua-based artist and educator Margaret Tolland makes a dazzling debut as a children’s book illustrator with a new book released this month. Tolland collaborated with author Gay Hay of Pukerua Bay to produce Fantail’s Quilt, a sumptuous new picture book ... More >>

Children's Writer sifts fiction from history

Wednesday, 30 September 2009, 5:43 pm | Whitireia Publishing

The West Coast goldfields of the 1860s are the inspiration for Copper Top, the new junior novel for 9- to 13-year-olds from Canterbury writer Coral Atkinson. Atkinson originally researched the period and region for her first adult novel, The Love Apple, ... More >>