New Zealand made – business resources for authors


Many of our authors have had their books printed at the following businesses –

Bookprinting – Experts in producing quality books, Auckland

YourBooks – New Zealand’s number 1 book printer for publishers & self-publishers, Wellington

The Copy Press – Home of real NZ Books, Nelson

BookPrint – Auckland

Promote your book

New Zealand Made Products – Facebook group

WHAM BAM AUTHOR JAM – October 17th, 2020 – Papa Hou Stadium, 12 Hereford Street, Christchurch
Wham Bam Author Jam Website
Facebook page – Wham Ban Author Jam

Proofreading and Editing

This service is offered by many of the printers as a package for indie authors and publishers.

Janet Jacobsen‎ – Diploma in Proofreading and Editing.

Proofreading works. Now that I am qualified to proofread and edit, I’d like to help anyone who needs it to further whatever they are doing in a professional manner without mistakes that other people seem to pick out! I just need some basic information from you to give you a quote – and let’s go from there!
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Donna Blaber

If your writing requires polishing by a professional editor, you’ve come to the right place.
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Grace Bridges

Are you planning to self-publish, or to submit your manuscript to a publishing professional? I can help you get ready. I will determine your level and fee after reading some samples of your manuscript.
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PRO Writings
PRO Writings is here to help you better your writings, to improve your words, to inflate your followings!


Robyn Hoglund
Illustrator of Skiddies by Marion Day; Uncle Tappit by Marion Day
Robyn Hoglund – Drawing & Stuff – facebook

Self publishing

Many of our authors have used the following businesses and recommend them.

DIY Publishing – Wellington
DIY Publishing Ltd was set up to help authors who want to finish their book and get it to their readers.

AM Publishing New Zealand – Palmerston North

Create Books
A boutique publishing company specialising in award-winning books for children, young adults and education purposes. All books published by Create Books emphasise its philosophy of respect for self, others, property and the environment.