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The 2014 NZ Post Book Award Finalists have just been announced. Congratulations to our authors Peter Alsop and Gary Stewart for Promoting Prosperity (Illustrated Non-fiction finalist) and Harry Broad and Rob Suisted for Molesworth (Nielsen Bookseller's Choice finalist). Congratulations also go to AUP and Michele Leggott for her finalist poetry title Heartland. Good luck everyone!


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From outdoor adventure to bone carving, our high-quality books and DVDs will inspire you to explore New Zealand and learn about our landscape and culture.

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calendars & journals

New Zealand scenic calendars and a range of high-quality diaries and journals.

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maps & globes

Hema maps, Department of Conservation Parkmaps and Terralink Recreational maps are all available through Craig Potton Publishing.

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photos & gifts

A range of photographic prints and designer artworks to complement our core publishing list.

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For quality corporate gifts for your customers, view our superb range of books and branded or customised calendars.


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Craig Potton Publishing is the exclusive New Zealand distributor for Lonely PlanetHema products, Auckland University Press and DoC maps.

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Grasshopper's Week (hardback)

A unique and heart-warming view of the days of the week, with beautiful illustrations, Grasshopper’s Week is a timeless picture book to delig...


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