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12 May 2022


Ockham NZ Book Awards 2022 winners announced

The winners of the 2022 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards have been announced. The NZ$60,000 Jann Medlicott Acorn Prize for Fiction, Aotearoa New Zealand’s richest writing prize, went to Wellington... Read more


McTiernan’s ‘The Murder Rule’ optioned for screen x

Dervla McTiernan’s fourth crime novel The Murder Rule (HarperCollins) has been optioned for screen by Disney’s FX, in a deal brokered by Shane Salerno of The Story Factory. The Murder... Read more
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‘Happy Stories, Mostly’ wins Republic of Consciousness Prize

In the UK, Indonesian writer Norman Erikson Pasaribu and his publisher Tilted Axis Press have won this year’s Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses, for Pasaribu’s short story collection... Read more


Inspired by the true story of a shocking scandal underpinning a police department, Nightcrawling is a searing debut novel about vulnerability and survival from an astonishing young talent. Nightcrawling by... Read more
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