Email digest: Tuesday 24 April 2012

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Events
Two book events in Wellington today: the launch of ‘You Who Delight Me’ and Leipzig Reads

Book news
Pearson are changing their terms of trade 

New books
Here’s the Scholastic NZ: May titles

New Janet Frame Collection

Booksellers NZ members
Here is the beautiful Autumn newsletter from Unity Books with some great new fiction from Vann, Mantel, Perkins, Shriver…

Giveaways
Over on Facebook Hachette is giving away a signed copy of The Lifeboat

We’ve got a copy of the Crafty Girls’ Road Trip to giveaway – thanks to Random House

Opportunities
CALLING ALL POETS! Don’t forget to book your audition for Poetry Idol… you only have until next Tuesday.

From around the internet
Inbound Marketing for Publishers

Which ‘forbidden’ books did you dare to read as a child?

Carved book landscapes by Guy Laramee

Morning read. Extract from The People Smuggler: The True Story of Ali Al Jenabi by Robin de Crespigny

Shakespearean insult generator

Just for twits
We just got our ANZAC Poppy – get yours here 

Tuesday poem
Nora Reading by Rhian Gallagher

Feedback about the Listener Book Club
“Just finished Look at Me didn’t like it but thank you for introducing me to new authors I would not have found on my own”

Office antics
Just got a piece of spam titled ‘Honorable Decision Maker’ – yes, flattery WILL get you everywhere.

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