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. Edmund Hillary: A Biography

    by Michael Gill
  2. Brewed 2nd Edition

    by Jules van Costello
  3. Barry Crump Collected Stories

    by Barry Crump
  4. Keeping Your Children Safe Online

    by John Parsons
  5. The Tart Tin

    by Matt Cross
  6. Watch Out for the Weka

    by Ned Barraud
  7. Up the River

    by Gillian Candler & Ned Barraud
  8. My Mother’s Kitchen

  9. High Country Stations of Lake Tekapo

    by Mary Hobbs
  10. It’s My Egg

    by Heather Hunt & Kennedy Warne