New Zealand books at their best


We are committed to bringing you great New Zealand books full of stories, ideas and images that speak strongly about what makes our country special.

100% New Zealand owned, Potton & Burton is this country’s largest independent publisher.

Our books are acclaimed for both their exceptional quality and value for money. You can find them in your favourite bookstore, or you can shop online here.

the bestsellers


  1. Cooking 4 Change

    Created by Dick Frizzell, Christian Kasper & Erin Simpson
  2. Salt River Songs

    by Sam Hunt
  3. To the Memory

    by Jock Phillips
  4. Whose Beak is This?

    by Gillian Candler & Fraser Williamson
  5. New Zealand: A Photographic Journey

    by Todd & Sarah Sisson
  6. Tramping in New Zealand

    by Shaun Barnett
  7. In the Bush

    by Ned Barraud & Gillian Candler
  8. Nathan Fa’avae

    by Nathan Fa’avae
  9. New Zealand Backcountry Cooking

    by Paul & Rebecca Garland
  10. Maori Art for Kids

    by Julie Noanoa & Norm Heke