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August New Books and Giveaway

We have the books to warm a winter’s day. Rug up and relax with one of our unputdownable August new releases...

2021 Gifkins Prize Open for Entries

Text Publishing and the New Zealand Society of Authors Te Puni Kaituhi o Aotearoa (PEN NZ) Inc are thrilled to announce that submissions for the 2021 Michael Gifkins Prize for an Unpublished Novel are now open.

Just a Moment with A Book: Catching Up with ABA/Text Bookseller of the Year, Alison Huber

The ABA/Text Bookseller of the Year award honours individual booksellers for outstanding achievements in bookselling, both at the store level and within the wider community. Text is delighted to honour Readings’ head buyer Alison Huber as this year’s winner...

In Honour of Elizabeth Harrower

Elizabeth Harrower died on Tuesday 7 July 2020 at the great age of ninety-two...

A letter to readers from Kate Grenville

This month we were thrilled to publish Kate Grenville’s hugely anticipated new novel – her first in almost a decade – A Room Made of Leaves.

Text is hiring! We’re Looking for a New Marketing Coordinator

Text Publishing is looking for an organised and energetic Marketing Coordinator.

July New Books

As the calendar flips to the halfway point of the year, we invite you to mark the occasion by reading one of our incredible July releases...

Publicist – nine month maternity cover position

Text Publishing is looking for a publicist to join its energetic, highly effective publicity team.

The Common Room: A Room Made of Leaves

We’re thrilled to be publishing one of the most anticipated novels of 2020, A Room Made of Leaves, by award-winning Australian author Kate Grenville. We’re especially excited to read it alongside our wonderful book-club members in the Common Room throughout July...

Vale Carlos Ruiz Zafón

We are grieving at the terrible news of the death, at the age of fifty-five, of Carlos Ruiz Zafón.


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