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2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards — winners

Marsden Books congratulates all the winners at the 2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards announced 24 August, 2014.

Peter McLeaveyNew Zealand Post Book of the Year and General Non-fiction
Peter McLeavey: The life and times of a New Zealand art dealer by Jill Trevelyan, published by Te Papa Press.

 

 

 

luminariesFiction and People’s Choice
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton (Victoria University Press)

 

 

 

us thenPoetry
Us, then by Vincent O’Sullivan (Victoria University Press)

 

 

 

CoastIllustrated Non-fiction
Coast: A New Zealand journey by Bruce Ansley & Jane Ussher (Random House NZ (Godwit))

 

 

 

MolesworthNielsen Booksellers’ Choice
Molesworth: Stories from New Zealand’s largest high country station by Harry Broad and Rob Suisted (Craig Potton Publishing)

 

 

 

toughNZSA Hubert Church Best First Book award for Fiction
Tough by Amy Head (Victoria University Press)

 

 

 

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NZSA Jessie Mackay Best First Book award for Poetry
Horse with Hat by Marty Smith (Victoria University Press)

 

 

 

pike_river_mineNZSA E. H. McCormick Best First Book for Non-fiction
Tragedy at Pike River Mine by Rebecca Macfie (Awa Press)

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Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

 

New Zealand Post Margaret Mahy Book of the Year and winner of Best Picture Book category

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The boring book
Vasanti Unka

  

Junior fiction

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Dunger
Joy Cowley

  

Best First Book

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A necklace of souls
R L Stedman

  

Children’s Choice

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The three bears… sort of
Yvonne Morrison & Donovan Bixley

  

Non-fiction

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The beginner’s guide to hunting and fishing
Paul Adamson

Young Adult Fiction

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Mortal Fire
Elizabeth Knox

  

Honour Award

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Bugs
Whiti Hereaka

  

Maori Language Award Winner

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Taka Ki Ro Wai
Keri Kaa & Martin D Page

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New Zealand Post Book Award Finalists for Children and Young Adults

The New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults finalists are selected across four categories:

Picture book finalists

  

Non-fiction finalists

  

Junior fiction

  

Young Adult Fiction

  

The winners of these categories will be announced on Monday 23 June, in Auckland.

  

Maori Language Award Winner – Taka Ki Ro Wai – Keri Kaa & Martin D Page

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Taka Ki Ro Wai
Keri Kaa & Martin D Page

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