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Aug 26

Kathy Reichs on the Case

by Penguin Random House on 26 August 2015

If you haven’t read any (or you’ve only read a few) Kathy Reichs books from her thrilling series based on forensic anthropologist Dr Temperance Brennan, we have put together the ultimate case file to help get you on track.

Here's our favourite movies still to come in 2015 based on some fantastic books - here's hoping the film versions do them justice!

After five years in the making, the newest residents of Tauranga’s waterfront have moved in to stay. Bronze sculptures of Dame Lynley Dodd’s world famous and adored book characters have been officially unveiled by Prime Minister John Key.

Are you a Granny Weatherwax? Tiffany Aching perhaps? Check out this Discworld® infographic to find out which witch you really are...

Mandy Hager's Singing Home the Whale has been announced as the winner of this year’s Margaret Mahy Book of the Year Award, in the prestigious New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. 

A global project is kicking off to mark the end of Terry Pratchett's beloved Discworld® series.

Find out how to make the a hot chocolate with a kick with this recipe from the Paleo cooking sensation, PRIMAL KITCHEN.

Find out how to make the Best Chicken Pie in Greece with this Rick Stein recipe from his new cookbook VENICE TO ISTANBUL.

Rick Stein is one of the most well-known and loved chefs and TV presenter and author, who has produced an array of award-winning books and television series. Get to know Rick a little better and take a look at our 10 quick questions that he answered about food and cooking.

Behind every book cover, there’s a story. In the case of the cover of Harper Lee's GO SET A WATCHMAN that story is an unusual one. Traditionally, just one designer works on a new cover. But for GO SET A WATCHMAN, six in-house designers and art directors were given the chance to submit designs for the book. Here, for your enjoyment, are the many fine designs that paved the way to the wonderful final cover: