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Writers Plot Bookshop – A unique independent New Zealand bookshop for Indie publishers, authors and discerning readers

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Writer’s Plot Readers Read Incorporated Society AGM

Our AGM will be held Saturday 7th September at 2 pm at the shop. If you want to have a say in how we are run, have ideas or suggestions for growing the organisation and shop we would love to hear from you.
To join the society the application forms are found on the About Us page or email us.

WINNER of the Prize draw

Our winner is Shelly Bignell.
Congratulations to Shelly who will receive a copy of Killerbyte by Cat Connor.
Thank you to all who entered and supported us.

We will be having another prize draw soon.

Starting this Thursday, 15th August at 11:30 AM until 1 PM – a Mid-Week writing group will commence at Writers Plot Bookshop and run weekly until Sept 12th then start up again on the 31st October and run until Dec 19th at which time we will break for Christmas and be back in the New Year.
This is a structured group with lessons and challenges.
There is a small cost for this group (like our other groups) $5 per day tea/coffee and biscuits provided.
Expressions of interest can be emailed to us or message us through our facebook page.

Spies Publishing has partnered with Brain Bunny Workshops – Creative Writing Classes for Children to bring you
They will edit, format and print your child’s story (and illustrations) into beautiful books, for you, your friends and family to treasure forever.
If you’d like to know more about the service we’re offering, you can find out more in this video,
or email info@spiespublishing.co.nz.

Writers Plot Writing Group

We will be hosting a writing group in the shop, every 3rd Saturday of the month. Talk with other writers, get some feedback from the group on your work. Tell us what do you need from a writing group. All welcome, refreshments provided. $5  Next meeting – 17th August 2019.

Wairarapa Word

First Sunday of the month at 3pm – Carterton Events Centre
Featured writers and open mic. Entry by koha
To check what events are on – Follow Wairarapa Word on Facebook
Hosted by Almo’s Books, High St, Carterton.
Supported by Carterton District Creative Communities Scheme.

What else?

A Book a Month book club—a great Christmas or birthday idea
Rent a desk for the day in the shop—refreshments and Internet access provided
Editing/proofing/beta reading services available at competitive costs
Publishing assistance provided
Kids luck dip books $15

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