Award-winning Books and International Rights Sales

Mākaro Press books have won and been finalists for New Zealand book awards for adults and children: Auē by Becky Manawatu, The Sound of Breaking Glass by Kirsten Warner, A Slice of Heaven by Des O’Leary, Aukati by Michalia Arathimos, The Book of Hat by Harriet Rowland, The Discombobulated Life of Summer Rain by Julie Lamb, Lonesome When You Go by Saradha Koirala, Strip by Sue Wootton, Mr Clean & The Junkie by Jennifer Compton, Sylvie the Second by Kaeli Baker, The Red Suitcase by Jill Harris, and A Sense of More Than by Tony Michael Martin.

We have sold the overseas rights for Daughters of Messene by Maggie Rainey-Smith (Greece), Strip by Sue Wootton (Bulgaria), The Sound of Breaking Glass by Kirsten Warner (Bulgaria), and The Book of Hat by Harriet Rowland (Turkey).

Our agent is High Spot Literary, our representative at the Bologna Children’s Bookfair is Sophie Siers of Millwood Press and our New Zealand distributors are David Bateman.