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The latest releases from our Kiwi authors

Whilst Penguin publishes some of the biggest and best authors from all around the world, we love our very own homegrown New Zealand publishing most especially.

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Hot Reads For Cold Nights

Cosy up with these fantastic new books, available now from your local bookseller.

New Zealand Book Awards For Children And Young Adults

The New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults awards are a unique celebration of the contribution New Zealand’s children’s authors and illustrators make to building national identity and cultural heritage. Here are the Penguin titles that are shortlisted for the 2019 awards.

World Environment Day Books

World Environment Day is the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment, here are some books to inspire kids to look after our beautiful environment.

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.

Jackson Brodie’s Case History

Get to know Kate Atkinson’s lovable rogue investigator.

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!