Karen McKenzie

Karen McKenzie Karen McKenzie is the Director of NZ Booklovers. She has worked in book publishing for the past 17 years, as a publicist and also selling international rights. Karen is passionate about book publishing and enjoys working with authors to help them realise their dreams. She is also a published author of eleven books under the name ‘Karen McMillan’. More info at www.karenm.co.nz


Tina Clough 2016

Interview: Tina Clough talks about her latest novel, The Chinese Proverb

Tina Clough divides her time between writing crime novels, and translating and editing medical research papers. Tina was born in Sweden and lives outside Napier, where she grows organic vegetables, looks after her free-range hens and makes jam. Reading, photography and kayaking rate high on the list of interests. Tina is the author of the [...]


Win a copy of Extreme You by Sarah Robb O’Hagan

Sarah Robb O’Hagan believed she was destined to be a champion. Trying her hand at sports, music, and theater she learned she wasn’t a natural superstar. After a few early successes, a number of epic failures, plenty of self- reflection, and myriad conversations with high performers, Sarah found greatness and turned her passion into a [...]


Win a copy of From the Blitz to the Burmese Jungle and Beyond

Win a copy of this WWII memoir in time for Anzac Day! Brian Hennessy was seventeen years old and living in London when war broke out, and he experienced the Blitz first-hand. Brian joined the British Army and what follows is a true adventure story as Brian journeys via South Africa to India and the remote [...]

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The Chinese Proverb by Tina Clough

This gripping, page-turning thriller will have you on the edge of your seat from the opening paragraph until the final page. Hunter Grant is an Afghanistan army veteran who has now settled back in New Zealand. He hopes he has left the war behind, but when he finds an unconscious young woman in the Northland [...]


Win a copy of Food to Make You Glow By Lola Berry

Whether you're looking to boost energy levels, manage stress or achieve healthy and sustainable weight loss, eating the right food is a crucial piece of the puzzle. As well as 90 delicious recipes based around these whole food heroes, Lola recommends the best herbal teas, lifestyle tips, exercises and activities for each health goal. Want [...]