Catherine Robertson (left) and Jane Arthur (right) are at the helm of Good Books, a new indie bookshop in Wellington. Good Books is a fitting name for Wellington’s newest indie bookstore. The women-owned bookstore promotes New Zealand publishing and local books and has just run its

As fashionable books go, Dressed couldn’t be better dressed. It features a tactile pillow front and back cover as well as a bookmark ribbon, indulging author Claire Regnault’s love of haberdashery. Produced by Te Papa Press, it is an exquisite tome that will delight both historians and

Words Nikki Addison When the Covid-19 pandemic struck in 2020 plunging New Zealand into nationwide lockdown, many of us abruptly found ourselves with a lot more time on our hands. To stay busy, we engaged in a myriad of activities. We baked, we knitted, we streamed,

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