Email digest: Wed 20 June 2012

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Events and happenings
Fancy going to a movie? Here’s the New Zealand International Film Festival list of movies based on books

Also, people who read our summer read in 2011 – there’s a new film of Wuthering Heights

Book news
Book Depository stops selling e-books

Whitcoulls Top 100 voting ends this Sunday. Cast your vote and be in to win!

New books
Otago University Press says: Decolonizing Methodologies is here! Orders have been sent out to bookshops today so will be in stores soon.

New Zealand Post Book Awards
Text just in from our reviewer: “Started Rangatira on the bus this morning and already love it.’

From around the internet
Just made a set of Ye Olde Bookshops on Digital NZ

Why Amazon’s Rumored Retail Bookstore Will Be Huge

These incredible book sculptures are by artist Guy Laramee, from his ‘Guan Yin’ series

Opportunities

NZ Writers’ College 2012 Short Story Competition open for entries

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