Bringing back author's remains to NZ a "mad and idiotic suggestion," Mansfield scholar says.
Once upon a time she was the wild child writer thrilling New York. But then the drugs won.
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A mysterious Murray Ball tribute will have a permanent home after lobbying from politicians.
Erin Donohue has plenty to be proud of and she's beginning to accept it.
Devonport Library hosts launch of prestigious poetry yearbook.
Bestselling Scottish crime author Ian Rankin is coming to Christchurch in May.
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Scots crime-writing legend, Pulitzer and Booker winners and Emmy-winning writer behind Veep come to Auckland
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An East Auckland teenager has written, illustrated and self-published her own book.
Bestselling author Marian Keyes fought the urge to end her life 40 times a day.
The Kiwi behind the Richie McCaw movie will turn an international best selling book about wealth inequality into a film.
It's 266 pages long and has nothing but a table of contents, chapter names and bibliography. But it carries a message.
Young poets a feature of this years poetry magazine launched by Albany's Massey University Press.
Originally rejected by publishers, book exploring environmental history of Manawatu wins award.
Catherine Chidgey's dream run with The Wish Child continues.