Our Books

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?"

Hope, Never Fear: A Personal Portrait of the Obamas

Award-winning photographer Callie Shell presents an intimate and moving portrait of Barack and Michelle Obama and the presidency that made history.

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.

2019 Rugby Almanack

The Rugby Almanack is the world’s longest running rugby book of record. It was first published in 1935 to cover the previous season’s first-class rugby in New Zealand.

The Great Kiwi 123 Colouring Book

A colouring book from the ABC like you’ve never seen it: featuring Donovan Bixley’s most popular characters . . .


The Great Kiwi ABC Colouring Book

A colouring book from the ABC like you’ve never seen it: featuring Donovan Bixley’s most popular characters . . .

The Big Fat Joke Book

Hundreds of jokes for adults — many uniquely Kiwi — brought together in this chunky, 368-page treasury of humour.