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. Mauri Ora

    by Peter Alsop & Te Raumawhitu Kupenga
  2. We Had One of Those!

    by Stephen Barnett
  3. NZ Untouched Landscapes

    by Petr Hlavacek
  4. A Bunk for the Night

    by Shaun Barnett, Rob Brown & Geoff Spearpoint
  5. Country Calendar

    by Matt Philp & Rob Suisted
  6. Ghosts of Gondwana

    by George Gibbs
  7. Whose Beak is This? PB

    by Gillian Candler & Fraser Williamson
  8. Tramping in New Zealand

    by Shaun Barnett
  9. In the Bush

    by Gillian Candler & Ned Barraud
  10. Herbert the Brave Sea Dog

    by Robin Belton