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Our Favourite Literary Relationships

From trad-romance to machine love, here's a rundown of some of our favourite romances, relationships and couplings in literature.

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A series guide to Orphan X

Evan Smoak is a man with skills, resources, and a personal mission to help those with nowhere else to turn. He’s also a man with a dangerous past. If you're searching for your next thriller obsession, and you haven't checked out the Orphan X series, read on!

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What you should read in February and why

Thrills, romance, fantasy and a novel collaboratively written by a collection of literary legends; check out our top reads for February!

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Real Readers Review: The Book of Doors

What do fans really think of The Book of Doors?

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Ali Abdaal’s best tips for goal-setting in 2024

We caught up with productivity expert Ali Abdaal to get his best advice for smashing our 2024 goals, overcoming challenges and enjoying each step of the process.

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Books to read after Atomic Habits

Love Atomic Habits but don’t know what to read next? Never fear, we’ve got the perfect guide for you.

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4 books that will immerse you in the world of Willy Wonka

Four books featuring the master chocolatier to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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Staff recommends: Summer Reads

It's been a fantastic year in books for Penguin HQ! Here are some of our favourite reads from 2023 which we think would be perfect for kicking back with this summer.

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Get ready to meet a whole new side of Willy Wonka

Everything you need to know about the new Willy Wonka movie and book.

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The Penguin Summer Reading Club Chapter Sampler

Dive into our summer reading picks to decide which Penguin (or Penguins) you want to escape with this summer!

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Real readers review: Water

What do NZ fans really think of John Boyne's latest novel?

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Music from My Name Is Barbra

Did you know there's a Spotify playlist with music from My Name is Barbra?

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Audiobooks Perfect for Kids

The best audiobooks for kids to get your little ones reading more.

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The Penguin Present Picker

Having trouble finding the perfect bookish gift for your secret santa? Our state-of-the-art Present Picker is here to help!

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Who are you voting for in New Zealand Bird of the Century?

Now at Penguin Random House we may be biased towards a particular penguin alliance... but that doesn't mean that there aren't some wonderful other birds to vote for.

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What we're reading this long weeked!

Are you after a book for this long weekend? Why not try one of these books that our Penguin Random House NZ team loved!

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Spring gardening: Inspiration and advice

PRHNZ staffer, Becky, is a passionate gardener and now spring is here she's turning to her bookshelf for inspiration and advice. Here are her three go-to books for gardening in Aotearoa.

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Everything you need to know about the Inheritance Cycle

An Inheritance Cycle summary, covering everything from the Ancient Language to the new book.

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