Why Harry Potter and 50 Shades are a turn-off
Why Harry Potter and 50 Shades are a turn-off

Our favourite reads can make us more - or less - attractive to the opposite sex.

A different and delicious Aleppo
A different and delicious Aleppo

For Lebanese chef and food writer Marlene Matar, Aleppo is the source of a unique project.

Everything you wanted to know about... gravity
Everything you wanted to know about... gravity

NZ cosmologist Professor Richard Easther talks gravity with science writer Marcus Chown.

Watch NZH Local Focus: Book sale bonanza in BOP
Watch NZH Local Focus: Book sale bonanza in BOP

A popular local book sale opened this Easter weekend. Made with funding from NZ On Air.

Books

Rankin and Rebus: partners in crime
Rankin and Rebus:  partners in crime

Rankin and Rebus: growing older together but still on the case, writes Greg Fleming.

Teen illustrator wins top children's book award

Lael Chisholm has designs on a future as an illustrator; now a major award ought to help.

Q&A: World of NZ's great white sharks

Broadcaster Alison Ballance discusses her new book on New Zealand's great white sharks.

Who is the real Nicky Hager?

Nicky Hager lives in the house he built and has written six books while living there.

Book reviews: poetry
Book reviews: poetry

Astonishingly author Kevin Ireland's new book is his 23rd poetry collection.

Gentle lessons with a humorous touch

This is the third book about (mis)adventures of two unlikely friends: a snake and a lizard

My bookshelf: Karen McMillan

Books feature in most rooms, and I've just counted the bookcases.

Book review: Gripping ... but what's the big picture?

The late James McNeish sets out the subject of his final book right from its opening line.

Magical adventures with a familiar feel

I'm reluctant to say what I really think of Tui Street Tales.

We can do politics better, says young Kiwi
We can do politics better, says young Kiwi

Max Harris is young and wants to change the world so he's putting plans into action.

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