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Bookshops are back. Buy Books. Buy NZ Books. And buy from your local

From Matakana to Pukekohe – from Arcadia to Unity – our city’s 83 bookshops have roared back to life. Under Level 3 they're trading again, via click and collect, post, courier, even hand delivery. Please support our local purveyors of portable magic.…

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2020 Ockhams - Streaming live, FREE and fabulous

The winners' ceremony for the 2020 Ockham NZ Book Awards – the nation's premier literary honours – will be streamed live on Tuesday 12 May. Join Stacey Morrison – author, broadcaster, noted national treasure, mum and the greatest MC since Hammer – from 7pm.…

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Sales suite now open: How we're working under Level 2

Our sales suite is open again each day between 12-2pm. We’re working within the Level 2 guidelines which include limiting numbers, social distancing, regular disinfecting – and no high-fives! In this vid Joss explains what we’re doing to keep everyone safe.

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Image of ‘Business as Unusual’ at Ockham. How we’re working and how to get in touch

‘Business as Unusual’ at Ockham. How we’re working and how to get in touch

The four-week national ‘lockdown’ – and the shift to Level 3 on Tuesday 28 April — has changed the way we’re working. In this article, we’ll briefly explain what’s happening at Ockham and where our projects are at (notably Kokihi in Waterview).…

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We're back! How the Ockham sales team are working under Level 2

After 50 days of virtual tours, videos and a whole lot of Zoom, our sales team returned to the office on Thursday 14 May. In this article, we briefly explain how we’re working, when the sales suite is open – and…

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The 2020 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards go virtual

The nation's premier books awards have moved online – a special ONZBA YouTube channel has been created for the awards evening in May. In the run-up to the big night, the finalists will read from their work in ‘Ockhams Out Loud’.…

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Sales team update: How we're working during Level 3

While we’re at Level 3, Joss Lewis and Nick Reid from the sales team can ‘virtually’ take you through Kōkihi. With the aid of virtual tours and videos our ‘Zoom Queens’ can teleport you to your future apartment. Well, almost!…

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Stellar selection in Ockham New Zealand Book Awards' shortlist

Breaking news – 16 super titles have been shortlisted from a record 174 entries at the 2020 Ockham NZ Book Awards. The winners of the four categories in fiction, poetry and non-fiction (x 2) will be announced on Tue 12 May.…

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