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Our iconic bricks and mortar book shop at 378 Great King Street is open:
Monday to Friday 8:30 - 5:30
Saturday 10:00 - 4:00
Sunday 11:00 - 3:00




Although our books like privacy after dark we love this exposé from our bookselling colleagues at Type Books, Toronto, celebrating the nightlife of real books…. Be ready to be tickled …

Experience the difference: quiet, expert, a book shop that is comfortable in its skin. We have a huge, eclectic and diverse selection of books and a feast of quirky gifts.

Discover the University Book Shop on-line or come in and see us at our flagship location: 378 Great King Street, Dunedin, Ph 03 477 6976 or email enquiries@unibooks.co.nz
Hours: M-F 8.30am-5.30pm  |  Sat 10am-4pm  |  Sun 11am-3pm

We operate our convenient UBS On Campus during the academic year: Late January until early November. Ph 03 479 3967 or email textbooks@unibooks.co.nz

spreading the magic of reading for over seventy years


At the University Book Shop we've been spreading the magic of reading for over seventy years. This Christmas we know you'll find something for everyone's Christmas Wish List here in our beautiful store: including all the best new children's books; beautiful gifts and stationery; contemporary, quirky and traditional Christmas cards; and best of all simply the finest range of books for booklovers of all tastes. If you're stuck for ideas then our fabulous booksellers can put you on the right page, or help you out with one of our tasteful - and genuinely appreciated - University Gift tokens.

Rediscover the magic of Christmas and reading at the University Book Shop.

BOOK OF THE MONTH: November - Gecko Annual, 2017 Kate De Goldi and Susan Paris (eds)

"Every New Zealand family should have one!" Bruce Caddy, University Book Shop bookseller and book buyer


BOOKS FOR CHRISTMAS 2016 - EVERYONE'S WISH FOR CHRISTMAS FROM OUR CATALOGUE...

 

tHE TOP SHELF

Gecko Annual 2017
Gecko Annual 2017
  • Price: $39.99 
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Plant: Exploring the Botanical World
Plant: Exploring the Botanical World
  • Price: $94.99 
  • In stock: 11 
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Birdman's Wife
Birdman's Wife
  • Price: $37.99 
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Billy Bird
Billy Bird
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 54 
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Dunedin Sound, the
Dunedin Sound, the
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Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800-2000
Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800-2000
  • Price: $79.99 
  • In stock: 16 
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Daylight Second
Daylight Second
  • Price: $36.99 
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Chop Chop: Asian-Inspired Family Favourites
Chop Chop: Asian-Inspired Family Favourites
  • Price: $44.99 
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INTERNATIONAL NON-FICTION
Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor
Dashing for the Post: The Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor
  • Price: $39.99 
  • In stock: 64 
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Born to Run
Born to Run
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Peggy and Me
Peggy and Me
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 36 
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Einstein's Greatest Mistake: The Life of a Flawed Genius
Einstein's Greatest Mistake: The Life of a Flawed Genius
  • Price: $39.99 
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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
  • Price: $39.99 
  • In stock: 38 
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Keeping On Keeping On
Keeping On Keeping On
  • Price: $54.99 
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Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa
Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa
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Romanovs: 1613-1918
Romanovs: 1613-1918
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Five Go Gluten-Free
Five Go Gluten-Free
  • Price: $19.99 
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Five Go on a Strategy Away Day
Five Go on a Strategy Away Day
  • Price: $19.99 
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Five Go Parenting
Five Go Parenting
  • Price: $19.99 
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Five on Brexit Island
Five on Brexit Island
  • Price: $19.99 
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Five Give Up the Booze
Five Give Up the Booze
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INTERNATIONAL FICTION

Good People
Good People
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 18 
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Sellout, The
Sellout, The
  • Price: $27.99 
  • In stock: 45 
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Wonder, The
Wonder, The
  • Price: $34.99 
  • In stock: 32 
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Night School
Night School
  • Price: $37.99 
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Small Great Things
Small Great Things
  • Price: $36.99 
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Man Who Spoke Snakish
Man Who Spoke Snakish
  • Price: $36.99 
  • In stock: 28 
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Last Days of Night, The
Last Days of Night, The
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 6 
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Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold
Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold
  • Price: $36.99 
  • In stock: 67 
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Moonglow
Moonglow
  • Price: $44.99 
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nEW ZEALAND FICTION & Non-fiction

Islands: A New Zealand Journey
Islands: A New Zealand Journey
  • Price: $79.99 
  • In stock: 31 
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Quiet Spectacular
Quiet Spectacular
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 25 
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Red Herring
Red Herring
  • Price: $36.99 
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Collected Poems of Katherine Mansfield
Collected Poems of Katherine Mansfield
  • Price: $34.99 
  • In stock: 12 
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Night Fishing
Night Fishing
  • Price: $24.99 
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Strip
Strip
  • Price: $39.99 
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Billy Bird
Billy Bird
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 54 
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Daylight Second
Daylight Second
  • Price: $36.99 
  • In stock: 11 
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All Day at the Movies
All Day at the Movies
  • Price: $37.99 
  • In stock: 29 
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New Zealand Wine: the Land, the Vines, the People
New Zealand Wine: the Land, the Vines, the People
  • Price: $69.99 
  • In stock: 23 
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Journal of Urgent Writing 2016
Journal of Urgent Writing 2016
  • Price: $39.99 
  • In stock: 16 
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Big Smoke: New Zealand Cities, 1840-1920
Big Smoke: New Zealand Cities, 1840-1920
  • Price: $59.99 
  • In stock: 21 
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Art Thieves, Fakers and Fraudsters: A New Zealand Story
Art Thieves, Fakers and Fraudsters: A New Zealand Story
  • Price: $39.99 
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Susan Holmes: Fabric Artist
Susan Holmes: Fabric Artist
  • Price: $59.99 
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Country Calendar
Country Calendar
  • Price: $59.99 
  • In stock: 26 
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Capturing Light: Roy Miller - Stained Glass Artist
Capturing Light: Roy Miller - Stained Glass Artist
  • Price: $69.99 
  • In stock: 13 
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Skippers: Triumph & Tragedy
Skippers: Triumph & Tragedy
  • Price: $49.99 
  • In stock: 29 
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COOKING


Organum: Nature Texture Intensity Purity
Organum: Nature Texture Intensity Purity
  • Price: $69.99 
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Scrumptious
Scrumptious
  • Price: $49.99 
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Basics to Brilliance
Basics to Brilliance
  • Price: $59.99 
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