The Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction longlist has been announced.
20 amazing books (including - of course - Eleanor Catton) how would you choose?
Check out the list here.
It's our 25th Birthday this Year!
Watch out for celebrations, beginning with our
25thBirthday Sale throughout March
Super Specials including great fiction, children's books & non fiction from $10. Look here.
AND 10% off all our full-priced books (instore only so come & visit).
JUNG CHAN Special Event
Monday 10 March, 6.15pm
Auckland Girls’ Grammar School, Dorothy Winstone Theatre,
The Auckland Writers and Readers Festival is delighted to present Jung Chang, bestselling author of Wild Swans, for a special event in March. Hear Jung Chang speak about her latest riveting book Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China, the story of one of the most intriguing and ruthless figures of 19th century China.
Tickets $25 from Eventfinder
Alison Bechdel is coming to Auckland!
Presented by The Auckland Women's Centre in association with NZ Festival Writers Week and chaired by our very own Carole Beu.
Sunday 16 March at 7pm in Freeman's Bay Community Centre
Tickets $25 (cash only) available from The Auckland Women's Centre & The Women's Bookshop
NZ Festival - Writers Week
in Wellington Fri 7 to Wed 12 March
Our picks Alison Bechdel and Elizabeth Gilbert. Programmes available in the shop or check our their website here.