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Almost 350 people packed Te Marae at Te Papa on Friday to attend an event to mark the publication of The 9th Floor: Conversations with New Zealand Prime Ministers. 
BWB has produced books on three iconic New Zealand documents: He Whakaputanga/The Declaration of Independence (1835), Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi (1840), and The Women's Suffrage Petition/Te Petihana Whakamana Poti Wahine (1893).
Congratulations to Barbara Brookes, Winner of the Ockham Award, Illustrated Non-Fiction section!We are thrilled that Professor Brookes has won this award! A History of New Zealand Women represents a lifetime’s research and writing by the author, and decades of strong publishing on women’s issues by BWB.