Email digest: Wed, 25 May 2011

Door sales (cash/cheque) available for an eve with Neil Cross tonight at 8pm, a Crofton Downs Primary School (Wellington) fundraiser

Book News
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Kate Camp wins Berlin Writers’ Residency

ebooks make you stupid (apparently)

Jo Nesbo could be poised for a breakthrough

Awa Press has sold Japanese language rights to their award-winning sports book Inside French Rugby: Confessions of a Kiwi Mercenary. They sold to Ronsosha Publishing

From around the internet
Beautiful books 

Norman Mailer’s apartment and a great podcast with his son inside said apartment

Competitions/ Awards
This week we’re giving away four Orange Prize long list books. Entries open until the end of the day

Writers/poets: Keats-Shelley International Poetry and Essay Prizes

New books
A juicy little extract from The Tui NZ Fruit Garden giving you everything you need to know about growing peaches


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