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. New Zealand’s Working Dogs

    by Andrew Fladeboe
  2. Brewed

    by Jules van Cruysen
  3. World of WearableArt

    Edited by Naomi Arnold
  4. In the Bush

    by Ned Barraud & Gillian Candler
  5. Herbert: The brave sea dog

    by Robyn Belton
  6. Maori Art for Kids

    by Julie Noanoa & Norm Heke
  7. Day Walks in New Zealand

    by Shaun Barnett & Geographx
  8. Molesworth

    by Harry Broad & Rob Suisted
  9. Squishy Squashy Birds

    by Carl van Wijk & Alicia Munday
  10. Tramping: A New Zealand History

    by Shaun Barnett & Chris Maclean