Writers Plot Bookshop
A unique independent New Zealand bookshop for Indie publishers, authors, and discerning readers
Publishing (we can help)
Editing, proof reading, beta reading
Please only use our postal address if you are sending anything to us
P.O. Box 40555, Upper Hutt 5140.
Our response to coronavirus (COVID-19)
UPDATE – Alert level 2
We will be opening from Tuesday 19th May normal hours apply. (Books are still available to be purchased online).
Our understanding is that we can open the doors but will need to maintain high levels of hygiene, and maintain a social distance of 1 meter between groups of customers.
We are limiting the number of people in the shop to maintain the meter spacing as we do not have a lot of room. We will only have 8 people in the bookshop at any one time, for up to 2 hours.
Specifically we will ask customers to:
1) Use the hand sanitiser provided at the door.
2) Maintain a more than 1 meter space.
3) Please respect other customers social distance.
4) Be kind.
Our eftpos DOES NOT have paywave, and we will be keeping the eftpos and counter area sanitised.
We will still happily accept cash. You can put your purchase in one of our paper bags if you choose to, bringing your own bags would be best. We hope you will come in and enjoy the bookshop.
However – if you are unwell – please stay at home.
Purchases online can continue and will need to be prepaid to our bank account or via Paypal through our online shop. Yes, we can send you an invoice but will still need to be paid before pickup or posting.
For information on how to keep safe during this time click here.
The website contains everything you need to know about COVID-19 in one place.
Writers Plot Writing Groups – POSTPONED until further notice
We host two writing groups in the shop:
1) every 3rd Saturday of the month at 11 am – POSTPONED until further notice
2) every week for 6 weeks Thursdays at 11 am – POSTPONED until further notice
Talk with other writers, get some feedback from the group on your work.
Get a challenge, to work on and share.
Tell us what do you need from a writing group.
All welcome, refreshments provided. $5
Wairarapa Word – Zoom meetings
WRITERS’ CHAT and Open Mic
17 May Sunday 3-4pm
via Z O O M (online)
Register with Wairarapa Word on Facebook to join
Hosted by Almo’s Books, High St, Carterton.
Supported by Carterton District Creative Communities Scheme.
A Book a Month book club—a great Christmas or birthday idea
Kids luck dip books $15