Saturday Short Story: The Spare Room
We continue our weekly series of New Zealand short stories with a prison story by Jackson C Payne.
This week’s Top 10 NZ books
Here are this week’s biggest books, as recorded by the Nielsen BookScan New Zealand bestseller list and described by Steve Braunias.
How to open a bookstore in Martinborough
In the second of our occasional series on bookstores around NZ, former Act MP and eternal provocateur Deborah Coddington writes about opening her bookstore in the Wairarapa.
Agents reject authors on Fridays
Carl Shuker, author of the year’s most acclaimed New Zealand novel A Mistake, on the kinds of failure – personal, and medical – that make up his book.