NZ Book Industry Awards 2020 winners announced
The 2020 New Zealand Book Industry Awards have been announced.
The winners in each category are:
Young NZ Publisher of the Year
- Paul Stewart, Mākaro Press and the Cuba Press
Young NZ Bookseller of the Year
- Kit Lyall, Scorpio Books
Marketing and Publicity Strategy of the Year
- Hachette NZ for The Year of Mahy
NZ Sales Person of the Year
- Sharon Galey, Hachette NZ
NZ Book Industry Innovation Award
- Verb Wellington
NZ Bookshop of the Year
- Wardini Books
NZ Publisher of the Year
- Allen & Unwin
Lifetime Achievement Award
- Tilly Lloyd, Unity Books.
The annual awards, which are administered by Booksellers NZ, were announced on the evening of 16 September in an online ceremony.