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WELCOME

At Hibiscus Three, we are enthusiastic about supporting all Papua New Guinean writers create and develop their idea from words into to a published book.

We are a small, independent publisher with social impact at the heart of our vision.  From individual consultation to book project management and marketing, our services aim to make the publishing process a positive and rewarding experience for all writers. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

ACQUISTION & UPCOMING RELEASE

Hibiscus Three Anthology Series Volume 1: Science Fiction and Fantasy from Papua New Guinea. Edited by Dr Kirsten McGavin (release date: 2022)

Mary Terriette Aseari - Hibiscus Three Publishing Award 2022 WiP (release date: 2022)

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OUR LATEST NEWS

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CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2022 WITH HIBISCUS THREE

July 12, 2025

 We're getting in early with our preparations for #IWD2022 celebrations by offering limited edition book packs of our annual Hibiscus Three Publishing Award published titles, plus Journals from our stationery line.

Perfect for work and small group events, or as a special gift for 1. 

Available now - mid February 2022

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HIBISCUS THREE X AMIL DUA : COLLABORATION

23 January 2022

Hibiscus Three is delighted to announce our latest collaboration with Port Moresby-based Amil Dua, to expand and increase access to the Hibiscus Three Essentials range. Our friends and supporters in Port Moresby may now purchase our gorgeous, hand sewn creations by Amil Dua, with our first line of Canvas & Hessian Totes. Check out our  stunning light pink botanical and deep red hessian everyday tote. Available Now. Follow @amildua on Instagram for upcoming releases and purchase enquiries.  PLEASE NOTE: NOT SOLD VIA THE ONLINE SHOP.

 

HIBISCUS THREE PUBLISHING AWARD

 est. 2020

 An annual award to celebrate International Women's Day by providing an opportunity for one Papua New Guinean woman to publish their manuscript with Hibiscus Three.

 
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Listen by Thyatira Kaupa

Memoir of a Wounded Warrior. cover. Vinz

Memoir of a Wounded Warrior by Vinzealhar Nen

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WiP - Mary Terriette Aseari (release date 2022)

HIBISCUS THREE AUTHORS

Hibiscus Three is honoured to work alongside Papua New Guinean writers published under our label. We are committed to encouraging and promoting our Authors' creative work throughout PNG, and globally.

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THYATIRA KAUPA

Poetry

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ANDREW KULINIASI

Stage Play

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VINZEALHAR NEN

Poetry & Short Story

 
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Ignatius Kilage

"Society is changing. If you have seen changes, you also should write them down like this so your countrymen and women who come after you can read them and appreciate what you have experienced" -

My Mother Calls Me Yaltep