Our Books

Cory Jane – Winging it

Cory Jane has never been shy when it comes to joking about his rugby career. Now, he has produced a very different kind of biography. Out now!

The Spectacular and Utterly True History of Tui

Tui, the little beer that did. This is the story of 125 years of brewing, ever since a bloke by the name of Henry Wagstaff made the best cuppa tea he’d ever tasted, with water from the Mangatainoka River.

When I Grow Up I’m Going to Play for the All Blacks

Jack imagines what it would be like to step out of the tunnel: banners ripple through the air, the crowd chants his name... Out Now!

Pussycat, Pussycat

Following on from the success of Little Bo Peep and More (four nursery rhymes about sheep), Donovan Bixley now turns his attention to cats. Out Now!

Little Bo Peep and More . . . (Board book)

Four gorgeous nursery rhymes about sheep in New Zealand.

The Antipodeans

Beginning with the return to Venice of an old man determined to confront his past, The Antipodeans spans three generations of a New Zealand family and their interaction with three families of Northern Italy. Out: 9 July

You Can’t Give Vodka to a Baby

. . . and other parenting myths: A parody baby/child-raising manual, full of advice, diagrams and the most politically incorrect views on raising children ever put on paper.

The Fixer

Match-fixing is one of the biggest issues surrounding sport. Former professional rugby player, John Daniell, has written the fascinating story of an ex-All Black playing professional rugby in Paris. Out now!

2015 Rugby Almanack

The 2015 Rugby Almanack records another huge year, including the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship and the Bledisloe Cup, plus the ITM Cup, Super Rugby and a full summary of women’s rugby.

Buzzy Bee’s Food Shapes
(Board Book)

Join much-loved TV star Buzzy Bee and his friends for some fun adventures — no matter what goes wrong, Buzzy’s ideas always save the day!