Tāngata Ngāi Tahu remembers and celebrates the rich and diverse lives of the people of Ngāi Tahu. ... [+]
Martin Edmond
The connection between a colony and its founder, centre and margin, is always paradoxical.... [+]
BWB’s books on three iconic New Zealand documents are now available as a box set in this stunning new slipcase!... [+]
Guyon Espiner | Tim Watkin
What does government look like from the ninth floor of the Beehive? ... [+]
He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga o Nu Tireni/The Declaration of Independence of New Zealand was signed by fifty-two rangatira from 1835 to 1839. ... [+]
In 1840, over 500 Maori leaders put their names to a significant new document: Te Tiriti o Waitangi or the Treaty of Waitangi. ... [+]
In 1893 New Zealand became the first country in the world with universal suffrage: all New Zealand women now had the right to vote.... [+]
Helene Wong
Helene Wong writes eloquently of her New Zealand childhood, student life in the 1960s, coming of age in Muldoon’s New Zealand, and coming to terms with ‘being Chinese’.... [+]
Adrienne Jansen (ed) | Liz Grant (ed)
Fourteen migrant taxi drivers talk about their lives – where they came from and why they came here, what it was like to settle in New Zealand, how they got into the taxi business, and how they see t... [+]
Martin Edmond
In the evocative prose that makes him one of our finest writers, Martin Edmond recalls his experiences of growing up in rural New Zealand in the 1950s and 60s.... [+]