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Necessary Secrets makes Ockham longlist

We're thrilled that Greg McGee's incendiary novel, Necessary Secrets, has made the longlist for the 2020 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.

All About Donovan Bixley

Flying Furballs Downfall is hitting bookshops and Donovan is doing some events to celebrate...

New and Upcoming Books
  • New Zealand Wines 2020 – Michael Cooper’s Buyer’s Guide

    Designed to help the buyer to make informed choices about the best value and best quality wines available. In its 28th year of publication, it is firmly established as the most authoritative and sought-after guide to New Zealan...
  • The First Doo-lally Daft Blinkin’ Bonkers Book

    We all love a good joke book, but many of them are boring — at least aesthetically. It makes sense that jokes — and especially joke books for children — be colourful and fun!
  • Kieran Read: Straight 8

    Kieran Read first played for the All Blacks as a 23-year old in 2008 and since then has amassed more than a century of test appearances in the famous jersey. Now, after a stellar provincial, club, and international career — i...
  • How Māui Slowed the Sun

    Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day!
  • The Best Dog in the World

    What makes dogs so special? Is it because they are so funny and playful?
  • 2019 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

    The New Zealand Cricket Almanack is the cricket lover’s bible and is regarded worldwide as one of the finest books of its kind.
  • Machete and The Ghost

    Stephen Donald etched himself into All Blacks folklore with that ‘kick’ in the 2011 Rugby World Cup final at Eden Park.
  • Flying Furballs 7: Breakout

    In Breakout Claude finds himself in Russia working with an old enemy to save important CAT allies.