Email digest: Tuesday 12 March 2013

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Novelist Hamish Clayton talks with Paul Diamond about Wulf and Te Rauparaha at the National Library this Thursday 

Pasifika Poetry Reading – all-star lineup on Wednesday night at the Auckland City Library. Wine 5.30pm; poetry… 

Book News
Congratulations Allen & Unwin, Five Mile Press, Gecko Press and Koala Books on your Bologna Prize nominations 

This is a really interesting story: Authors and publishers seek fair copyright deal from universities

Hachette to Handle Most International Sales for HMH

Rotorua publisher offers writers e-book service 

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission ‘not opposed’ to Penguin Random House merger

Hoorah! And thanks to everyone that donated… Devon’s library grateful for books 

NZ Book Month
This is great: an e-book a day – from the wonderful Christchurch Libraries of course

Book review
Preserving with Aunt Daisy by Barbara Basham 

From around the internet
Looks like Paper Plus are having some cataloguing issues … 

‘Some books I like that you might like’ 

I think this ad is for jewellery… I’d rather have the book tokens thanks 

What people are saying
“Even in this digital world, few things make me happier than a gift of book vouchers. Easter reading pile, here I come.”


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