Arts

Yoko Ono still seeking peace Yoko Ono still seeking peace

For more than 50 years Yoko Ono has been campaigning…

The hottest Disney Prince? The hottest Disney Prince?

A Finland artist has reimagined what he thinks well-known…

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Book review: The Interior Circuit
Book review: The Interior Circuit

In Say Her Name, Francisco Goldman wrote cleavingly of his new wife's death in a surfing accident. Four years on, he lauds…

The winning move we nearly abandoned
The winning move we nearly abandoned

In the final exclusive extract from his new autobiography, Jerome Kaino gives an insider's perspective on the 2011 Rugby…

Kaino: What saved him from the booze
Kaino: What saved him from the booze

In the second exclusive extract from his new autobiography, Jerome Kaino explains how he bounced back from his 2008 drink-driving…

New Zealand writer longlisted for Man Booker Prize
New Zealand writer longlisted for Man Booker Prize

Just two years after The Luminaries won the prestigious literary award, another New Zealand writer has been longlisted.

Books

Kaino: Hero from humble roots
Kaino: Hero from humble roots

In the first of three exclusive extracts from his new autobiography My Story, Jerome Kaino talks about…

Red-letter day for kid writers

Eight young Kiwi authors will be bubbling with inspiration after meeting their sporting heroes and getting a story published…

Jesse Eisenberg and Jason Segel on idols, fame and writing

The End of The Tour is the story of two Davids meeting at a crossroads. One, acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace…

True-crime author Ann Rule dies at age 83

True-crime writer Ann Rule signed a contract to write a book about an unknown Seattle serial killer six months before he…

Dr. Seuss book explores what came before 'One Fish Two Fish'
Dr. Seuss book explores what came before 'One Fish Two Fish'

Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman isn't the only book out this summer that reveals another look at beloved…

Pupils are the stars in new digital book

Children from a Māori immersion class in Pukekohe are the stars of a new digital book released by Auckland Transport…

Florida man wins Hemingway look-alike contest in Key West

A white-bearded Florida man has won the "Papa" Hemingway Look-Alike Contest on his 15th attempt. Retired air traffic controller…

Sonny Bill 'felt lied to', new biography reveals

SBW was told to quit the All Blacks in the lead-up to the 2011 Rugby World Cup, an explosive new biography has revealed.

Playing the field: Sonny Bill Williams

A new unauthorised biography of SBW details the rift with ex-AB coach Sir Graham Henry and reveals a story of controversy…

Books: Recent releases July 26
Books: Recent releases July 26

Something To Hide By Deborah Moggach (Chatto & Windus) You know you're in safe hands with Deborah Moggach…

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Movies

Why I refuse to watch reboots
Why I refuse to watch reboots

Hollywood seems to have set out to make remakes and reboots of everything from Greg Dixon's youth, and he isn't happy.

Chris Pine cast in Wonder Woman movie
Dominic Corry: Tom Cruise's ten most impressive stunts
Model slams hosts over TV interview
How Schumer landed the role
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