Phone +64 (0)4 801 9333
Level 1 9 Holland St
PO Box 9335
We always like to read picture book texts with energy and originality and a strong story with a beginning and a middle and an end. We accept submissions within New Zealand if you are previously published, if your work is recommended to us by an agent, manuscript assessor or book industry contact, or if you have relevant professional writing or illustration experience. However you will not hear a response if you do not fit this criteria.
Buy our books
Our books are available from good bookshops in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand or through your preferred online retailer. You can also buy from our online bookshop.
Sell our books
If you would like to stock Gecko Press books in your store, please contact our distributors sales team, Walker Books Australia, to arrange a meeting with one of their reps.
In New Zealand, contact Matthew at [email protected]
In Australia, contact Leone at [email protected]
If you already stock our books, please send your orders to Harper Entertainment Distribution Services: [email protected]
New Zealand and Australian Sales and Distribution
Walker Books Australia Pty Ltd
+61 2 9517 9517 9577
United States Sales and Distribution
Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.
Toll-free 800 328 4929
United Kingdom Sales and Distribution
Bounce! Sales & Marketing
+44 (0)20 7138 3650
English language and translation
English language and translation rights, outside Australia and New Zealand, are available for many of our books. To enquire about rights, contact publisher Julia Marshall.
Tel: +64 4 801 9333
As a small publisher, we frequently seek co-publishers for major books. If you are interested in co-publishing a book you think suits us, please contact publisher Julia Marshall.
Do you love good books for children?