Grace Joel: An Impressionist Portrait
by Joel Schiff
Otago University Press invites you to celebrate the launch of Grace Joel. Dunedin-born artist Grace Joel (1865–1924) exhibited to acclaim in London and Paris, yet she and her art are relatively unknown today.
Thursday 4 December 6pm at Grace Joel Village, 184 St Heliers Bay Road, Auckland
Ladies' Litera-Tea 2014
We laughed, we listened, we learnt, we ate cake (lots of cake)... A wonderful, wonderful day, thanks to the authors, the tea team and Anna our photographer.
Book Launch for Perfectly Natural
Perfectly Natural: The Audacious Story of Iris Florence Peter Williams
What a story it was and is! We were honoured to launch Perfectly Natural, by Julie Glamuzina, here at the bookshop on a wild & wet spring evening. See more details about the book here.
The Book Show
The final episode of The Book Show 2014 has screened. Carole reviews short stories by Rose Tremain, Margaret Atwood and Hilary Mantel and talks to Peter Wells about his latest book. Graham Beattie discusses Maori Boy with Witi Ihimaera. View it here.