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This Week's Top 10 Bestsellers

Overall Top 10

Personal (Jack Reacher 19), Lee Child 4 stars 4 comments

Jack Reacher, the popular drop-out renegade crusader for justice, returns in a . . .

The Children Act, Ian McEwan 4 stars 1 comments

A brilliant, emotionally wrenching new novel from the author of Atonement and . . .

Burn: (Michael Bennett 7), James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments

The seventh novel in James Patterson's bestselling series featuring Detective . . .

Bones Never Lie: (Temperance Brennan 17), Kathy Reichs 5 stars 4 comments

The gripping new Temperance Brennan novel from the world-class forensic . . .

If I Stay, Gayle Forman 4 stars 10 comments

What would you do if you had to choose? A haunting novel about the power of love . . .

Hard Country: A Golden Bay Life, Robin Robilliard 0 stars 0 comments

The inspiring and entertaining story of a determined woman and an isolated . . .

Behind Closed Doors, Susan Lewis 0 stars 0 comments

The powerful new novel about how life can change course in a heartbeat. From the . . .

A History of Loneliness, John Boyne 0 stars 0 comments

The life of a good priest in Ireland over the past 50 years provokes one of John . . .

At My Table, Chelsea Winter 4 stars 1 comments

Hearty, delicious, no-fuss mainstream New Zealand recipes from MasterChef New . . .

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Yuval Noah Harari 0 stars 0 comments

The thrilling account of humankind’s extraordinary history – from insignificant . . .

Book Recommendations

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Our Picks

My Story, Julia Gillard 0 stars 0 comments
Plenty More, Yotam Ottolenghi 0 stars 0 comments
Personal (Jack Reacher 19), Lee Child 4 stars 4 comments
Rod: The Autobiography, Rod Stewart 4 stars 1 comments
Coast: A New Zealand Journey, Bruce Ansley 0 stars 0 comments
Louise Nicholas: My Story, Louise Nicholas 0 stars 0 comments
The Incarnations, Susan Barker 0 stars 0 comments
Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Cult, Fleur Beale 0 stars 0 comments
Heart to Start, Derek Handley 5 stars 2 comments
If I Stay, Gayle Forman 4 stars 10 comments

New Zealand

Hard Country: A Golden Bay Life, Robin Robilliard 0 stars 0 comments
Singing Home the Whale, Mandy Hager 0 stars 0 comments
Determined to Win: Building SKOPE, Manufacturing, Exporting and Holding On to the Family Business, Robert Stewart 0 stars 0 comments
100 Best Native Plants For New Zealand Gardens, Fiona Eadie 0 stars 0 comments
Whittaker's Passion For Chocolate, Whittaker & Son 0 stars 0 comments
Fast: Good Home Cooking, Michael Van de Elzen 0 stars 0 comments
The Cutting Edge: The Story of Kiwi Motorsport Legend Rod Millen, Rod Millen 0 stars 0 comments
Ken Ring's Weather Almanac 2015, Ken Ring 0 stars 0 comments
Paradise Saved: The Remarkable Story of New Zealand's Wildlife Sanctuaries and How They Are Stemming the Tide of Extinction, Dave Butler, Tony Lindsay and Janet Hunt 0 stars 0 comments
The Naturalist, Thom Conroy 0 stars 0 comments
I am Rebecca, Fleur Beale 0 stars 0 comments
How To Make Really Good Coffee, Caffe L'affare 0 stars 0 comments
Amisfield: Food, Wine and Stories from Central Otago, 0 stars 0 comments
Pete the Bushman: Hunting Tales and Back-Country Lessons from a Wild West-Coaster, Peter Salter 0 stars 0 comments
Tenderness: Short Stories, Sarah Quigley 0 stars 0 comments

Fiction

A History of Loneliness, John Boyne 0 stars 0 comments
Burn: (Michael Bennett 7), James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments
Perfidia, James Ellroy 0 stars 0 comments
Behind Closed Doors, Susan Lewis 0 stars 0 comments
The Children Act, Ian McEwan 4 stars 1 comments
Bones Never Lie: (Temperance Brennan 17), Kathy Reichs 5 stars 4 comments
Personal (Jack Reacher 19), Lee Child 4 stars 4 comments
The Zone of Interest, Martin Amis 0 stars 0 comments
Outlander: Cross Stitch (TV Tie-In), Diana Gabaldon 4 stars 11 comments
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, Haruki Murakami 4 stars 2 comments

Non-Fiction

My Story, Julia Gillard 0 stars 0 comments
Living On Shaky Ground: The Science and Story Behind New Zealand’s Earthquakes, Matthew Wright 0 stars 0 comments
Plenty More, Yotam Ottolenghi 0 stars 0 comments
The Virgin Way: How to Listen, Learn, Laugh and Lead, Richard Branson 0 stars 0 comments
Sympathy for the Devil: The Birth of the Rolling Stones and the Death of Brian Jones, Paul Trynka 0 stars 0 comments
What Color Is Your Parachute? 2015, Richard N. Bolles 0 stars 0 comments
Princess More Tears to Cry, Jean Sasson 0 stars 0 comments
Hard Country: A Golden Bay Life, Robin Robilliard 0 stars 0 comments
Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France, Caroline Moorehead 0 stars 0 comments
Determined to Win: Building SKOPE, Manufacturing, Exporting and Holding On to the Family Business, Robert Stewart 0 stars 0 comments

eBooks

Personal (Jack Reacher 19), Lee Child 4 stars 4 comments
Outlander: Cross Stitch (TV Tie-In), Diana Gabaldon 4 stars 11 comments
The Children Act, Ian McEwan 4 stars 1 comments
Bones Never Lie: (Temperance Brennan 17), Kathy Reichs 5 stars 4 comments
Mortality Doctrine: The Rule Of Thoughts, James Dashner 4 stars 1 comments
Private India: (Private 8), James Patterson & Ashwin Sanghi 4 stars 1 comments
The Naturalist, Thom Conroy 0 stars 0 comments
I am Rebecca, Fleur Beale 0 stars 0 comments
If I Stay, Gayle Forman 4 stars 10 comments
Fiona's Flame, Rachael Herron 0 stars 0 comments

Kids & Teens

Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile: (Treasure Hunters 2), James Patterson 3 stars 1 comments
Treasure Hunters: (Treasure Hunters 1), James Patterson 3 stars 1 comments
Magisterium: The Iron Trial, Cassandra Clare and Holly Black 0 stars 0 comments
Singing Home the Whale, Mandy Hager 0 stars 0 comments
365 Days of Wonder, R J Palacio 0 stars 0 comments
Mortality Doctrine: The Rule Of Thoughts, James Dashner 4 stars 1 comments
Nightmares!, Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller 0 stars 0 comments
Stay Where You Are And Then Leave, John Boyne 4 stars 1 comments
I Even Funnier: A Middle School Story: (I Funny 2), James Patterson 0 stars 0 comments
If I Stay, Gayle Forman 4 stars 10 comments

Coming Soon

Everyday Delicious, Chelsea Winter 0 stars 0 comments
Quake Cats: Heartwarming stories of Christchurch cats, Craig Bullock 0 stars 0 comments
Jo Seagar Bakes, Jo Seagar 0 stars 0 comments
For the Love of Horses: The Wilson Sisters' Inspiring Journey to Save New Zealand's Wild Horses, Kelly Wilson 0 stars 0 comments
A Treasury of NZ Poems for Children, Paula Green 0 stars 0 comments
Blackpeak Vines, Holly Ford 0 stars 0 comments
Shopaholic to the Stars, Sophie Kinsella 0 stars 0 comments
Lockwood and Co: The Whispering Skull: Book 2, Jonathan Stroud 5 stars 3 comments
Teddy One-Eye: The Autobiography of a Teddy Bear, Gavin Bishop 0 stars 0 comments
The Dinosaur That Pooped The Past, Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter 0 stars 0 comments
Everything I Need to Know About Christmas I Learned From a Little Golden Book, Diane Muldrow 0 stars 0 comments
Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Stories, Terry Pratchett 0 stars 0 comments
A Slip of the Keyboard: Collected Non-fiction, Terry Pratchett with foreword by Neil Gaiman 0 stars 0 comments
The Frood: The Authorised and Very Official History of Douglas Adams and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Jem Roberts 0 stars 0 comments
Open Season: An Angler's Life in New Zealand, Dave Witherow 0 stars 0 comments
Blackpeak Station, Holly Ford 4 stars 3 comments
Lockwood and Co: The Screaming Staircase: Book 1, Jonathan Stroud 5 stars 3 comments
The Dinosaur That Pooped A Planet, Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter 5 stars 1 comments
Goodhouse, Peyton Marshall 0 stars 0 comments
The Jacqueline Wilson Christmas Cracker, Jacqueline Wilson 0 stars 0 comments
Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence, Karen Armstrong 0 stars 0 comments
Clementine Rose and the Famous Friend, Jacqueline Harvey 0 stars 0 comments
Brotherhood of Thieves 2: The Highlanders: The Highlanders, Stuart Daly 0 stars 0 comments
The Barefoot Queen, Ildefonso Falcones 0 stars 0 comments
How To Be Parisian Wherever You Are, Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, Caroline De Maigret, Sophie Mas 0 stars 0 comments