Auckland University Press

Academic and Professional Publisher of the Year, London Book Fair International Excellence Awards 2016

  • Tears of Rangi: Experiments Across Worlds
    Anne Salmond

    We live in a world of gridded maps, Outlook calendars and balance sheets – making it seem that this is the nature of reality itself. But in New Zealand, our history of reciprocal exchange and complex networks may point to new ways of understanding interactions between peoples today. July 2017 >>

  • Teenagers: The Rise of Youth Culture in New Zealand
    Chris Brickell

    From mashers to milk bars, flappers to factory girls, larrikins to louts – this intimate and evocative look at youth culture offers insights into the true lives of teenagers and the history of New Zealand. July 2017 >>

  • Tōtara: A Natural and Cultural History
    Philip Simpson

    A wonder of evolution, the big tree of the forest, the wood behind Māori carving and Pākehā fence posts: the ‘mighty tōtara’ is New Zealand’s tree and this book tells its story. June 2017 >>

  • Night Horse
    Elizabeth Smither

    Mothers and daughters, cats and horses, books and bowls are transformed in Elizabeth Smither’s eighteenth poetry collection. June 2017 >>

  • Selected Poems
    Ian Wedde

    This impressive collection of poetry shows the prolific nature of one of our favourite poets, ranging over five decades: the largest collection of Ian Wedde’s poems to date. May 2017 >>