The week's best-selling books at the Unity stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.
Apply now for the 2018 writers residency award at the Surrey Hotel in Grey Lynn, Auckland.
This week's Ockham national book awards marks the 50th anniversary of book awards in New Zealand. To mark the occasion, we asked 50 experts to name the very best local books published since 1968.
Elizabeth Knox - whose novel The Vintner's Luck has been named by Spinoff readers as the best New Zealand book of the past 50 years - reaches into her sunhat and plucks out the name of a lucky winner in our amazing book prize.
We present - for the first time in one place - the entire list of every winner since the national book awards were created 50 years ago.