Maurice Swift is an aspiring novelist struggling to come up with the story that will make his name, and he doesn't care where that story comes from. Even if he has to beg, borrow, steal or worse, he will make it to the top. Whatever the cost...
From an early age, James Poneke has had to play a role to survive. But what of the real James?
A bumper book of funny stories from a favourite Australian author - THREE BOOKS IN ONE plus a BONUS new story!
An international bestseller and a truly unforgettable and life-changing story.
A Maori elder retreats deep into his past, reflecting on Old New Zealand and the historic trip to visit Queen Victoria.
Fun, user-friendly and relevant to modern readers, Scotty Morrison's Maori Made Easy is the one-stop resource for anyone wanting to learn the basics of the Maori language.
The accessible guide to learning the Maori language, no matter your knowledge level.
OH BOY is the perfect book to accompany our best-selling GO GIRL. Chock-full of stories about brilliant Kiwi men who followed their dreams and made the world a better place, it's an inspiring and essential storybook for children of all ages – grown-ups included!
A magical picture book that was winner of the 2011 NZ Post Children's Book Awards Book of the Year award
Meet filmmaker Barney Kettle, who liked to invent stories but found a real one under his nose.
A New Zealand classic, Let the River Stand won the Montana Book Awards in 1994.
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!
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/
We are delighted to have seven titles named on the 2019 Storylines Children’s Literature Notable Book List!