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...

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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.

Te Hīnga Ake a Māui i Te Ika Whenua

Ki tēnei kawenga hou o te pūrākau Te Hīnga Ake a Māui i Te Ika Whenua.

Polly Does NOT Want a Cracker!

Polly the parrot is rude and grumpy because she's fed up with people asking "Does Polly Want a Cracker?"

The Recipe

“These are the recipes that you must cook at least once in your life”

Necessary Secrets

Spanning the four seasons of a year, “Necessary Secrets” tells the story of Dennis (Den) Sparks and his three adult children.

Flying Furballs 6: Double Cross

In Double Cross Claude and Syd are on leave in London when they are called on for one of their most dangerous missions yet. Who is the traitor that is working against CATS.

Annette King

Annette King is New Zealand's longest-serving women MP — 1984-2017 less three years in the wilderness from 1990-1993.