These are just a few sites that I've thrown together quickly, but if you know anyone else who would love to be on this list, please email me. Thanks  ~ Joy

Writer's Resources
The New Zealand Society of Authors ~

Kiwi Writers ~

Editing and Proofreading Services
The New Zealand Society of Authors Manuscript Assessors and Editors ~ 
Sue Copsey Editoral ~ 

Mary Egan Manuscript Assessment & Editing ~

David Muller Proofreading & Copy Editing

Adrienne Moris AM Publishing NZ Editing and Proofreading ~

Carolyn McKenzie Italian Translation, Proofreading and Copy Editing ~

Create Books Copy-editing, typesetting, proofreading ~ 

Diane's Proofreading and Editing Services ~ 
Diane is based in Auckland, NZ.

There For You Editing Services ~
Melissa, I think, is based in the UK.

Jo is in Rome, Italy.

Proof Read My File ~
Maria Rose is London based.

Canada based.

Kimberleigh is based in the UK.
Children's Writer's Resources
Resources for Children's Writers ~

Maureen Crisp ~
Maureen is based in Welllington, NZ.

Joy Cowley ~
Joy is based in Wairarapa, NZ.

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators ~

Writing Teen Novels ~

Dummies ~

Creative Kids Tales ~

Australian Picture Book Publishers ~  

NZ Children's Books in Print ~

Self-publishing Resources

Wikipedia 'Self-publishing ~

A Newbie's Guide to publishing ~

Ebook Resources
Kindle Direct Publishing ~

Simplified Formatting Guide ~

Smashwords ~

Sarah Anderson Illustration ~ 
Sarah is based in NZ.

New Zealand Ilustrators
Jason Brown (NZ)
Photography can be found at 
Paul Lafaele (NZ)

Paul Elder (NZ)

Chan Ghee Leow (NZ)

Danielle Tran (NZ)
021 106 1755

Suzanne Beer (NZ?)

James Copsey (NZ)

Sandra Morris Illustration Agency (NZ)  

FBI Illustrators (Fabulous Bureau of Illustrator)

International Illustrators
Elance (Intl)

Ewa PodleĊ› (Intl)

Isella Vega (Intl)

Hozayfah Art (Intl)

Pat Lewis (Intl)

Jim Brenneman (Intl)

Veronica Grech (Intl)

Helen H. Wu (Intl)

Art Competitions ~
Hairy Troll Designz ~ 
Paul is based in Hamilton, NZ.

Marketing and Promotions
Yvonne is based in Hamilton, NZ.

Mary Egan Publishing Digital and Self-Publishing Experts ~

DIY Publishing Manuscript to Market with DIY Publishing ~

Lighhouse PR NZ Specialists in Book Marketing and Publishing ~

Create Books Printing and Distribution, Marketing ~  

SM4 Writers ~

Laurence is based in the UK.

Author Discovery ~

Your Writer Platform ~

Writer's Digest ~  

Social Media Today ~

Liz Long on how she used sites to promote her ebook promotions ~

Circulating your name as an Author ~

Free Ebook Sites by Damimepub ~ 

Freebies ~

Stroppy Author ~

Help I Need A Publisher ~

A very interesting read about "What deals will publishers offer in five years’ time? ~

Zee Southcombe ~

Gallycat Book Promotions ~

A list of Indepentant Bookstores in NZ ~

Non-USA Tax Advice
Catherine, Caffeinated ~ 
Catherine is based somewhere in the world and has some fantastic advice on self-publishing. But her Tax Advice is best here. :)

Vanity Publishing
Print-a-book NZ ~ 

Xlibris NZ ~

Copypress NZ ~ 

Cover Design
The Future of Ink ~ 

Cinda Fernando Cover Design ~

Huffington Post Self-Publishings Worst Covers ~

Book and Cover Design ~

Write on the River ~

The Book Cover Archive ~

The Huffington Post ~

Dear Author ~