The Man Booker Prize short-list is out, but there is no chance of a Kiwi repeat.
A memoir of madness is deliberately upsetting and beautifully packaged.
The line between fact and fiction dissolves in Peter Wells' book Journey to a Hanging.
Melissa Goode of Hamilton City Libraries heads to the Yukon in a classic tale.
New Zealand writer Paul Thomas tells of his jump from sport to crime books.