This collection of titles explores the strength and wonder of humanity when facing adversity. The list includes courageous stories of loss, mental illness and living with a terminal illness, and even an account of living in space for a year!
An extraordinary memoir about a woman's discovery of education, its transformative power and the price she has to pay for it.
Analyzing the science of the mind and the biology of the brain alongisde Dr Lipska's own extraordinary story of madness, this is a powerful account of what happens when the brain fails.
For readers of Atul Gawande’s Being Mortal and Henry Marsh’s Do No Harm, an unforgettably powerful and heart-breaking book about how to live.
A memoir from one of our best-loved and best-selling authors. A beautiful and compelling glimpse into a world now lost and the birth of a writer
Mindhunter is a real-life, fascinating insight into the life of a FBI Special Agent, and the minds of the psychologically disturbed serial killers he hunts.
An astonishing memoir about nursing and an urgent call for compassion and kindness
#1 New York Times bestseller and global phenomenon -- a powerful, inspiring and practical guide to finding resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks
A moving and inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds, celebrating the importance of never letting go of what drives the human spirit – hope.
An unforgettable, insightful and deeply humane memoir from a New Zealand paediatrician who has committed his life to the care and wellbeing of young people.
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!
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!
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!