It's the time of year again for the Gourmand Awards and PDL have three wonderful titles that have made the shortlist for 2018

Source New Zealand

Best Photography, Best Culinary Travel

A Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That

Best Indian Cookbook, Best Spices and Herbs Cookbook

At the Beach

Best Food Writing

A House Husband's Guide: Cooking for your pregnant partner

Best Family Cookbook


Experienced judging team appointed as entries open for 2018 NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Congratulations to two of PDL's wonderful authors for achieving places in the 2017 Ashton Wylie Mind Body Spirit Literary Awards

Stephanie Harris for Death Expands Us: An honest account of grief and how to rise above it

Emma Farry for Beloved

A fascinating interview with author Brent Williams on his comic-style memoir Out of the Woods - A Journey through Depression and Anxiety


Congratulations to author Julie Lamb for winning the 'Best First Book' award at the 2017 New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults with The Discombobulated Life of Summer Rain


Congratulations to Oratia Books Publisher Peter Dowling elected new PANZ President.


A lovely interview with Carole Brungar, author of Nam Legacy, in the Northern Advocate, Bay of Plenty Times, Rotorua Daily Post, Hawkes Bay Today,Wanganui Chronicle, Saturday 15th July


Nam Legacy Northern Advocate


PDL are distributing two of the finalists for the 2017 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Like Nobody's Watching

The Discombobulated Life of Summer Rain


PDL are very proud that we distribute 3 beautiful books that have been confirmed as Storylines Notable Books for 2017

Maui Sun-catcher by Oratia

Lonesome When You Go by Makaro Press

Armistice Day by New Holland