Winners of the New Zealand Post Book Awards

 

New Zealand Post Book of the Year and General Non-fiction 
 
Peter McLeavey: The life and times of a New Zealand art dealer
by Jill Trevelyan
Te Papa Press
ISBN 9780987668844    
RRP: $64.99 hb
Prizes: $15,000 for the New Zealand Post Book of the Year and $10,000 for the Best General Non-fiction Book
Fiction
 
The Luminaries
by Eleanor Catton
Victoria University Press
ISBN 9780864739124 pb9780864738950 hb
9780864739469 eb
RRP $28.00 pb, $55.00 hb, $19.95 eb
Prize: $10,000 
Poetry
 
Us, then
by Vincent O’Sullivan
Victoria University Press
ISBN 9780864738929 pb  
RRP $28.00 
Prize: $10,000 
 
Illustrated Non-fiction
 
Coast: A New Zealand journey
by Bruce Ansley & Jane Ussher
Random House NZ (Godwit)
ISBN 9781869799434    
RRP $75.00 hb
Prize: $10,000

Nielsen Booksellers' Choice

Molesworth: Stories from New Zealand’s largest high country station
by Harry Broad & Rob Suisted
Craig Potton Publishing
ISBN 9781877517167    
RRP $69.99 hb
Prize: $2,500
People's Choice award
 
The Luminaries
by Eleanor Catton
Victoria University Press
ISBN 9780864739124 pb, 9780864738950 hb, 9780864739469 eb
RRP $28.00 pb, $55.00 hb,
$19.95 eb
Prize: $5,000
 

View the press release for the awards here.

View the full judges' report here. 

Full media resources, including author images and book covers can be found here.