Ian Smith’s Pākehā Settlements in a Māori World has been described on RNZ as 'a magnificent book, both in its illustration and in its coverage.'

Bridget Williams was nominated for the 2019 Women of Influence by women in New Zealand publishing – and she has been named a finalist in the Arts and Culture section of these significant awards.

Congratulations to David Haines and Jonathan West for winning the 2019 Bert Roth Award for Labour History with their chapter ‘Crew Cultures in the Tasman World’.
In a profile on the Big Idea website, Bridget Williams talks about the value of publishing and knowledge.
BWB Director Bridget Williams has been awarded a Hunter Fellowship by Victoria University of Wellington.