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2016 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards

We are absolutely delighted to announce that seven of our titles - including Masu by Nic Watt - have been shortlisted in the 2016 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards!

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2016 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards

Congratulations to Eleanor Ozich, author of My Family Table, longlisted for an Ockham New Zealand Book Award!

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Tim Read - New Zealand's Masterchef!

Tim Read is the winner of MasterChef NZ 2015 and we are proud to be publishing his first cookbook next year!

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2015 NEXT Woman of the Year Awards

Congratulations to Carolyn Press-McKenzie, author of Animal Magic, a finalist in the 2015 NEXT Woman of the Year Awards!

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Night Vision wins the Children's Choice Award

The New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults are organised by the New Zealand Book Awards Trust, and administered by Booksellers NZ.

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The LIANZA Children’s and Young Adult’s Book Awards

Allen & Unwin is delighted to announce that Night Vision by Ella West has won the LIANZA Award for Young Adult Fiction.

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The NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

In the 25th year of these venerable awards, Allen & Unwin is delighted to announce that our authors Karen Healey and Ella West have made the shortlist in the Young Adult category!

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Laszlo Krasznahorkai wins 2015 Man Booker International Prize

Hungarian author Laszlo Krasznahorkai has won the 2015 Man Booker International Prize. The £60,000 (A$117,600) biennial prize is awarded to a living author, whose body of work is available in English or English translation, in recognition of his or her contribution to fiction 'on the world stage'.

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The Book of Strange New Things shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke Award

The shortlisted titles for the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award for best science fiction novel of the year published in 2014 have been announced and we are thrilled to report that Michel Faber's The Book of Strange New Things has made the cut!

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The Wellcome Book Prize Shortlist

We are delighted to announce that The Iceberg by Marion Coutts (Atlantic); Bodies of Light by Sarah Moss (Granta); and All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews (Faber) have all been shortlisted for this year's Wellcome Book Prize.

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