Point Publishing’s owner and publisher, Debra Millar, has amassed more than 25 years of publishing experience. She is a former Publishing Director of Penguin Random House New Zealand and General Manager of Publishing at Penguin Books, and has also been Group Publisher of New Zealand’s largest magazine company.

She has worked with many of New Zealand’s bestselling authors, including cookbook authors Chelsea Winter and Annabel Langbein, award-winning novelists Lloyd Jones and Patricia Grace, and leading historians and lifestyle writers.

Debra writes and publishes  her own titles under the Point Publishing imprint, including Architecture at Home: Houses for New Zealanders to live, work and play; Homesteads: The story of New Zealand’s grand country houses; and The Point: a history of Point Chevalier and its people. She has also provided a high-quality publishing service to New Zealand authors across a range of subjects.