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Join our team!

We are looking for a book-loving Account Manager to join the Hachette NZ team. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and managing sales with key retailers in Auckland and middle/upper North Island. You will be joining a passionate team that are committed to getting good books into the hands of readers around the country.

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Perfect on Paper Pre-Order Incentive

Pre-order a copy of Perfect on Paper to receive a bonus novella featuring characters from Only Mostly Devastated!*

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Anna Fifield at Verb Wellington

Saturday 20 February - 10:00amWellington Botanical GardensThe Soundshell

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Never before has Sonny Bill Williams told his story, using his words and offering his thoughts about his life. Until now. Working with renowned author Alan Duff, whose bestselling Once Were Warriors became a box-office success around the world, these two New Zealand legends are combining forces to create the must-read autobiography of 2021.

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Book Launch with Olivia Hayfield

6pm, Wednesday 24th February 2021 atThe Women's Bookshop105 Ponsonby Rd (opposite Ponsonby Central)

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The Ickabog, J.K. Rowling

The Ickabog is coming... A mythical monster, a kingdom in peril, an adventure that will test two children's bravery to the limit. Discover a brilliantly original fairy tale about the power of hope and friendship to triumph against all odds, from one of the world's best storytellers.

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5 Minutes with...Esther Krogdahl

Esther Krogdahl introduces us to her debut picture book, Grumbelina. Read below to find out the inspiration behind Grumbelina and more!

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5 Minutes with...Donovan Bixley

Award winning and bestselling author and illustrator, Donovan Bixley joins us to introduce his new picture book, The Good Old Looky Book

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The Boy With Two Shadows Exhibition

Come join in the fun at Tūranga, and check out some of the artwork by Sarah Greig from the new release of THE BOY WITH TWO SHADOWS.

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Nicky Pellegrino Q + A

To celebrate the publication of Nicky Pellegrino's 12th novel, Tiny Pieces of Us, we sat down with Nicky to find out more about how she came about writing it. Scroll to the bottom to find out more about her 13th novel, coming 2021!

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