NZ's favourite library books revealed
NZ's favourite library books revealed

Even in the age of e-readers Kiwis love libraries and their books.

Winning writer shares secrets - never be afraid to start again
Winning writer shares secrets - never be afraid to start again

Catherine Chidgey was years into writing her fourth novel but tore it up and started again

Harry Potter hijinks at writers festival
Harry Potter hijinks at writers festival

Harry Potter fans are in for a treat at this weekend's Auckland Writers Festival.

Chidgey claims NZ fiction's biggest prize
Chidgey claims NZ fiction's biggest prize

The naming of award-winning authors begins the Auckland Writers Festival for 2017.

Books

Book Reviews: Crime Fiction round up
Book Reviews: Crime Fiction round up

Greg Fleming reviews the latest crop of crime fiction.

$50,000 prize awaits Kiwi literary stars

The winner of the Ockham New Zealand Book award prize will pocket $50,000.

Handwritten Harry Potter prequel stolen

JK Rowling has sent out a plea for the return of a stolen Harry Potter prequel.

Streets brought to life: Five strings

Apirana Taylor manages to bring the same lyricism to every genre he works in.

Return of the She-Devil
Return of the She-Devil

Fay Weldon has reinvented her iconic character for a new age. She talks to Stephen Jewell.

Book reviews: Crime fiction round up

Greg Fleming reviews books from Dennis Lehane, Peter Swanson,Chris Carter and C.J. Carver.

Ian Wedde on poetry's everyday swerves

A new Selected Poems marks Ian Wedde as one of our finest poets

Book review: L.S Hilton's Domina

L.S Hilton's new novel combines sex, murder, designer dresses and art forgeries.

Jake Bailey's incredible recovery

Former Christchurch head boy whose school speech went viral talks about life after cancer.

Angie Thomas on telling black stories
Angie Thomas on telling black stories

Best-seller puts black girls on the cover, writes Susie Mesure.

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