Local Christchurch author Jennifer Wilson traces her ancestry back to William Shakespeare's sister.
A new book and documentary strips away the the psyche of famous New Zealanders.
Michele A'Court and Jeremy Elwood debate the health of the New Zealand book world.
Author and self-confessed ‘spooky old lady’ Kelly Ana Morey simply wants to be a writer who is read. David Herkt pays her a visit.
A refreshing twist on the usual art criticism book.
It was only 48 years ago that a fan asked Charles M Schulz to create a black character. He agreed. His editors, not so much.
An uncomfortable piece of history-porn, and a knotty sea mystery.
Geoffrey Palmer shares his favourite books. Many favourite books.
Another puzzling read from JM Coetzee.
Rocker Jimmy Barnes reveals his terrible, troubled childhood
A touching story about a father who connects with his autistic son through Minecraft.
A book for book lovers, and another spy-thriller from Stephen Leather.
"We're using the horses as a tool to teach others about themselves."
When Anthony Byrt's infant son was in hospital in Berlin, he made the decision to move home to New Zealand.
The Aussie rocker's next NZ tour will be something a bit different.
Take a peek into the enchanting Auckland home of novelist Stacy Gregg - and buy it.
Revival of book groups SPONSORED
Find fellow book-lovers in your community and discuss your love of literature.
Justin Cronin's vampire tales outrated Twilight and True Blood.
What do you do after filming the worlds greatest rugby player? Tackle the big economic questions
The milestone of turning 60 has been turned into a book, an exhibition and a show.