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Anti-Bullying books to read on Pink Shirt Day

Pink Shirt Day is a day to celebrate our differences and stand up to bullying. Here are some books to encourage a little kindness, and maybe to help start a conversation about this serious issue which affects one in four children.

Book Mum Some Time Out

Mums are always busy. Always working hard. Always putting others first. Book mum some time out with one (or two) of these books this Mother's Day!

Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival

You've read the book, now read the writer. This is a list of just some of the books from our incredible Penguin authors who are participating in the Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival!

Auckland Writers Festival

A list of books from our incredible Penguin authors who are participating in the 19th Auckland Writers Festival Waituhi o Tāmaki! For more information and the full list of authors please visit: http://www.writersfestival.co.nz/

Storylines Notable Books List 2019

We are delighted to have seven titles named on the 2019 Storylines Children’s Literature Notable Book List!

Girl Power

Children's books to read this International Women's Day.

The NZ BookLovers Awards 2019

We're Penguin proud to share the results of the first ever NZ Booklovers Awards!

World Read Aloud Day

The perfect stories to read aloud for the tenth annual World Read Aloud Day!

The bestselling Penguin books in 2018

How many have you read and loved? 

Children's books we're excited about in 2019!

The biggest and most exciting children's books coming this year!

The big books we're excited about in 2019

The biggest books coming this year.

Kiwi books we can't wait for you to read in 2019!

Newly released and coming soon. Here's a list of killer Kiwi books we're excited about in 2019.

Book Love is the Best Love

Books will never break your heart; the worst pain you can get is a paper cut!

It's All About You

Books to inspire positive change for the New Year. New Year: new you!

Stories Make Summer

The best fiction reads of Summer 2019.

Must reads of 2018: For young readers

Brilliant books for the young readers in your life.

Must reads of 2018: For under 5

Hand-picked perfect stories for little ones.

Hungry for More

Feast your eyes on these delectable cookbooks.

Coffee Table Tomes

Books valued for their aesthetic appeal

Upsize Your Reo

Want to learn te reo Māori but not sure where to start?

Going West Writers Festival 2018

New Zealand’s leading authors, poets, playwrights and musicians.

Amazing Women, Incredible Stories

Celebrate amazing women, and their incredible stories

Remarkable Stories

Remarkable people with remarkable stories to share

Female characters to inspire young readers

These Children's titles tell the stories of inspirational women and female characters.