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Vote for Wellington books!

Help freshen the Whitcoulls Top 100 books list by voting for local books. Voting is open now for the 2018 Whitcoulls Top 100 books, with the opportunity for grabs for voting participants to win book vouchers.

You can only vote for three books, and the NZ Book Council (and The Wellington App) think you should support local authors. Here are some of our recent favourites from Wellington publishers and writers:

Baby by Annaleese Joachems (Victoria University Press)

The New Animals by Pip Adam (Victoria University Press)

Sodden Downstream by Brannavan Gnanalingam (Lawrence & Gibson)

Hit & Run: the New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan by Nicky Hager and Jon Stephenson (Potton & Burton)

The New Zealand Project by Max Harris (Bridget Williams Books)

Drawn Out: A Seriously Funny Memoir by Tom Scott (Allen & Unwin)

A Strange Beautiful Excitement: Katherine Mansfield’s Wellington 1888-1903 by Redmer Yska (Otago University Press)

The Cage by Lloyd Jones (Penguin Random House)

Driving to Treblinka by Diana Wichtel (Awa Press)

The New Ships by Kate Duignan (Victoria University Press)

All This by Chance by Vincent O’Sullivan (Victoria University Press)

He’s So Masc by Chris Tse (AUP)

Hera Lindsay Bird by Hera Lindsay Bird (Victoria University Press)

Pamper Me to Hell & Back by Hera Lindsay Bird (Smith/Doorstop)