Thursday, August 04, 2016

Book Launch Events at The Women's Bookshop

Open 7 days: 10am – 6pm weekdays
10am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday

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Thursday 11 August 6pm in the bookshop

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Join Laurence Fearnley & Penguin Random House NZ, to celebrate her latest wonderful novel The Quiet Spectacular. The book features 3 women: Loretta who is compiling The Dangerous Book for Menopausal Women, Chance, a troubled but perceptive teen, & Riva who is founding a wetlands sanctuary. It is dedicated to, & will be launched by, Pip Adam. All welcome.


Lindsey Dawson BOOK LAUNCH
Tuesday 23 August 6pm in the bookshop

scarlet magenta.jpgAuthor, editor, & founder of Next Magazine, Lindsey Dawson has written Scarlet and Magenta, a lively & engaging novel set in 1880s New Zealand.  Life in a raw Bay of Plenty town is hard enough without women expressing independent thoughts & behaving in ways that are contrary to Victorian morals!
Join us for an entertaining evening with Lindsey.

Two Stunning International Guests 
Tuesday 30 August 6pm in the bookshop

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Visiting NZ for the WORD Christchurch Writers Festival – we are delighted to welcome Nadia Hashimi (USA, of Afghan descent) with her new novel A House Without
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and Elizabeth Hay (Canada) with her latest novel His Whole Life.
Both are best-selling, award-winning authors renowned in their own countries & internationally.


Matt Vickers with Lecretia’s Choice:
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Thursday 1 September 6pm in the bookshop

We are honoured to host Matt Vickers, husband of Lecretia Seales, during his brief visit to Auckland. This brave & moving book is the story of his wife, a lawyer diagnosed with a brain tumour who chose to campaign for the rights & dignity of the terminally ill.

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