Contact us

Phone

+64 (0)4 801 9333

Courier Address

Level 1
9A Holland St

Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address

PO Box 9335
Marion Square
Wellington 6141
New Zealand

Phone

+64 (0)4 801 9333

Courier Address

Level 1
9A Holland St

Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address

PO Box 9335
Marion Square
Wellington 6141
New Zealand

General Enquiries

Submit Manuscript

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 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.

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Buy our books

If you would like to sell Gecko Press books, or purchase a book in quantity for promotional purposes, please contact us at office@geckopress.com

Sell our books

If you would like to stock Gecko Press books in your store, please contact our sales team, Archetype NZ to arrange a meeting with one of their reps. You can phone Neil on (09) 814 9455

If you already stock our books, you can send your orders to Upstart:
email orders@upstartpress.co.nz or phone (09) 280 3205

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Our distributors

New Zealand distributor
Upstart Distribution
+64 (0)9 280 3205
orders@upstartpress.co.nz
upstartpress.co.nz

United States distributor
Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.
Toll-free 800 328 4929
info@lernerbooks.com
lernerbooks.com

United Kingdom distributor
Bounce! Sales & Marketing
+44 (0)20 7138 3650
sales@bouncemarketing.co.uk
bouncemarketing.co.uk

Australian distributor
Scholastic Australia
+61 (0)2 4329 9473
customer_service@scholastic.com.au
scholastic.com.au

International rights

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

International co-editions

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.

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