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From coffee table tomes to luxury lifestyle books, here are the most beautiful books for Christmas gifting. 

  • 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.'

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