The Spinoff Review of Books

Books
May 24, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending May 24

The only published and available bestselling indie book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

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Books
May 17, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending May 17

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

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Books
May 14, 2019

Tick tock boom: at last, we can announce the 2019 Ockham award winners

Fiona Kidman! The clock strikes nine so we can say it out loud: Fiona Kidman Fiona Kidman Fiona Kidman!

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Books
May 14, 2019

Chris Tse was bloody robbed – your verdicts on the Ockham shortlist

The deadline for our lavish Ockhams giveaway has rolled on by and it’s time to announce who won.

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Books
May 10, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending May 10

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
May 3, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending May 3

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Apr 26, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending April 26

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Apr 19, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending April 19

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Apr 12, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending April 12

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Apr 5, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending April 4

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Mar 29, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending March 29

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Mar 22, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending March 22

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Mar 18, 2019

‘I keep walking’: Eight poems

Poems by Louise Wallace, James Brown, Tofig Dankalay, Gregory Kan, Tusiata Avia, Qalina, Airini Beautrais, Selina Tusitala Marsh

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Books
Mar 15, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending March 15

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Mar 13, 2019

10 surefire hits in the 2019 Auckland Writers Festival programme

The country's biggest literary festival has just launched its programme, and it's another very impressive lineup.

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Books
Mar 8, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending March 8

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Mar 6, 2019

Announcing who made it onto the 2019 Ockham NZ Book Awards shortlist!

The clock has struck 5:00am – meaning the embargo on the 2019 Ockham New Zealand national book awards has been lifted, and the dear old Spinoff Review of Books is first in with the full list of who has made it.

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Books
Mar 1, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending March 1

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 sales list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Feb 22, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending February 22

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 best-seller list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in Willis St, Wellington and High St, Auckland.

Read on.

Books
Feb 15, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending February 15

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 best-seller list recorded every week at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Feb 8, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending February 8

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 best-seller list recorded every week at at Unity Books’ stores in High St, Auckland, and Willis St, Wellington.

Read on.

Books
Feb 1, 2019

Unity Books bestseller chart for the week ending February 1

The only published and available best-selling book chart in New Zealand is the top 10 best-seller list recorded every week at the Unity Books’ stores in Willis St, Wellington and High St, Auckland.

Read on.

Books
Jan 31, 2019

Fiona Kidman gets in the ring with Lloyd Jones for the heavyweight title fight: the 2019 Ockham longlist

The full list, with mild critique, of the 2019 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards longlist.

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Books
Jan 25, 2019

The return of the Unity Books bestseller chart

The only best-selling books chart published and available in New Zealand is the weekly top 10 chart recorded at Unity Books' stores in High St, Auckland and Willis St, Wellington.

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Books
Jan 22, 2019

Announcing a flash new writer’s residency exclusively for millennials

Young and emerging writers, rejoice! The dear old Spinoff Review of Books unveils a new writer-in-residence award – open only to those tender of age and prodigious of talent.

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Books
Dec 30, 2018

Summer Reissue: The 50 best New Zealand books of the past 50 years

To mark the 50th Ockham book awards earlier in the year, we asked 50 experts to name the very best local books published since 1968.

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