As we commemorate 125 years since New Zealand women became the first in the world to vote in national elections, this book celebrates some of our first women: of politics and public service, business and broadcasting, the arts and academia, sport and cinema. F... read more

But I Changed All That: 'First' New Zealand Women



In May 1987, Colorado Senator Gary Hart - a dashing, reform-minded Democrat - seemed a lock for the party?s presidential nomination and led George H. W. Bush by double digits in the polls. Then, in one tumultuous week, rumours of marital infidelity and a newspaper?s stakeout o... read more

Front Runner The

The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success.
Novelist Jessica Brody presents a com... read more

Save the Cat! Writes a Novel - The Last Book on Novel Writing That You'll Ever Need
$30.00(NZD) inc GST



Awards:William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2012.

Longlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2012. For over a decade, Dave Scott and Mark Allen were locked in one of the fiercest rivalries sport has ever known. The men, who seemed able to force their bo... read more

Iron War: Two Incredible Athletes, One Epic Rivalry and the Greatest Race of All Time
$27.99(NZD) inc GST



Impossible Illusions The enigmatic works of M. C. Escher Long before the first computer-generated 3-D images, M. C. Escher was a master of the third dimension. His impossible geometry and illusions, bordering between the scientific and psychological, are an homage to the pos... read more

Magic Mirror of M. C. Escher



This Art-tastic activity book has some of the best art you'll ever see in Aotearoa New Zealand. And don't freak out, but you'll probably learn stuff too. By the time you've finished, you'll have your own artists workbook full of artworks that will possibly make you famous at home (if not aroun... read more

Art Tastic



30 years ago, Marilyn Waring's ground-breaking book Counting for Nothing was released. Waring explained, through meticulous economic analysis, how the success of the global economy rests on women's unpaid work. Counting for Nothing became a phenomenon: it was read and d... read more

Still Counting (BWB Text)
$14.99(NZD) inc GST

The possibilities of flight have long fascinated us. Each innovation captivated a broad public, from those who gathered to witness winged medieval visionaries jumping from towers, to those who tuned in to watch the moon landings. Throughout history, the visibili... read more

Taking to the Air: Illustrated History



Series:General Pictorial Ser.

Lonely Planet's pocket-sized bestseller is back, packed with great ideas, insider advice, tricks and trade secrets to help you win at travel, from scoring that elusive upgrade to staying safe on the road.
We've spoken to dozens of seriously clued-up travel gurus includ... read more

Best Ever Travel Tips 2

Landscape photographer Craig Potton has selected 144 images from journeys around (and over) both North and South Islands of New Zealand capturing the essence of New Zealand's natural and cultural landscape.

New Zealand North & South (revised edition 2006)



Want something your kids can create on their own? Sew With Me teaches kids how to be creative with fabric while honing in a lifelong skill.Geared towards kids, or kids who might need a little help from mom, you can use both hand sewing and machines with your kids to make fantastic sewing... read more

Sew with Me



For over twenty years, people turned to A. A. Gill's columns every Sunday - for his fearlessness, his perception, and the laughter-and-tear-provoking one-liners - but mostly because he was the best. 'By miles the most brilliant journalist of our age', as Lynn Barber put it. ... read more

The Best of A. A. Gill