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Free Resources for Teachers

Free resources for Teachers: How Māui Fished up the North Island

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...

French Acclaim for NZ Author

Young readers in France have selected book one in Bixley’s ‘Flying Furballs’ series to receive the Tatoulu prize.


Bendy Wendy Colouring Competition

Colour in Bendy Wendy and you could win a signed copy of 'The Tallest Truck Gets Stuck'.

Author Events and Signings

Do you love to see authors in action? Keep an eye on our events and signings page so you never miss a chance to meet one of your favourites...

Flying Furballs Makes Storylines Notable Books List

We were thrilled to have not one, but two of Donovan Bixley's Flying Furballs titles featured on the Storylines Children’s Literature Notable Book List...

Five Quick Questions: Wynne Gray

We grabbed author Wynne Gray for our new Five Quick Questions series. Find out what surprised him about the project, which All Blacks he most wants to enjoy a meal with and what's currently in his reading pile.


UK Release for The Antipodeans

We love seeing our books do big things, so we’re very excited that The Antipodeans by Greg McGee has just been published in the UK.

A Killer Harvest – Review (Publishers Weekly)

Edgar-finalist Cleave (Trust No One) makes an implausible, but very creepy, premise work in this powerful, thought-provoking novel set in Christchurch, New Zealand, which could pass for any of the corrupt cities more fam...