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Books for Christmas, beats novelty socks! Take a look at our picks for the perfect Christmas gift, there's something for everyone on this list.

  • The bloodiest Jack Reacher thriller yet, with the highest ever body count. If you thought Jack Reacher ('the most reliable excellent basher of bad guys since Bond' - The Times) had limits, Blue Moon will prove you wrong.

  • The brand-new standalone novel from the Number One bestselling author of Me Before You, After You and Still Me.

  • Isaac Bell returns for another thrilling mission in a new book from the grand master of adventure, Clive Cussler, featuring Dirk Pitt.

  • This Christmas season, the Women's Murder Club unite to protect the streets of San Francisco once more in James Patterson's latest instalment to the bestselling series

  • In this electrifying sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood answers the question that has tantalised readers for decades: What happened to Offred?

  • Teeming with energy, humour and heart, a love song to black Britain told by twelve very different people.

  • The greatest chronicler of the age turns his incisive gaze to the tumultuous present in this superb new thriller.

  • The magical new novel from the bestselling author of The Night Circus

  • The latest bewitching, kaleidoscopic novel from master storyteller Haruki Murakami, author of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle and 1Q84

  • In this landmark new book celebrated writer and curator Justin Paton takes readers on a journey through the landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand as seen by our foremost modern artist.

  • An extraordinary collection of mid century and modern Kiwi objects and the stories behind them from the best-selling author of The Road to Castle Hill.

  • Striking New Zealand houses under 100 square metres, and the clever ways people have gone about breaking into the housing market.

  • A sumptuous showcase of New Zealand interiors now.

  • A beautiful, thoughtful gift book for any person needing a little inspiration in today's world by Ruby Jones, the celebrated young illustrator behind the artwork 'This is your home and you should have been safe here.'

  • Simple, sensational food for the beach, bach and BBQ.

  • Recipes and tips from the highly popular Akaroa Cooking School - plus the stunning scenery of Banks Peninsula.

  • Almost twenty years after French Odyssey, which sold 280,000 copies, Rick returns to his beloved France to discover real, simple French cooking, distilled into this collection of 120 brand-new delicious recipes.

  • Watching Jamie’s Ultimate Veg on Channel 10? Veg lets you make those brilliantly easy, healthy, flavour-packed, accessible and affordable veg recipes at home.

  • 'Peta crafts a story like no other and her titles "tell it like it is".' - Wairarapa Times-Age

  • Eagerly awaited, must-read new science book from the UK's bestselling non-fiction writer. Bryson is the prize-winning author of A Short History of Nearly Everything and The Road to Little Dribbling

  • Prince

    THE BEAUTIFUL ONES is the official story of Prince's life, told through his own words, work, and personal effects, illustrated in beautiful colour full-colour . It will be an intimate, unconventional narrative, echoing his mantra of creativity, community and identity, giving an unprecedented and inspiring insight into the life of the global superstar.

  • What’s your journey of becoming? Based on Michelle Obama’s bestselling memoir, this gorgeous journal features an intimate and inspiring introduction by the former First Lady and thought-provoking questions and prompts to help you discover—and rediscover—your story.

  • An inspiring guide to acquiring, training and riding your very own wild horse.

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