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Weekly Staff Pick  Top

The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood

I have to admit, the first thing that attracted this book to me was its cover. It is bold, unique and eye-catching but this book has certainly more to offer than that. It is told from the perspective of two young women, Verla and Yolanda, who have woken up, trapped and drugged in the middle of nowhere in Australia with a few other equally confused young women.
Wood uses incredibly vivid imagery and authentic characters to tell the heartbreaking story of their survival. This book is a captivating story of what it means to be a woman in our society, in relation to men and other women. It explores friendship, hate, sanity and misogyny in a gripping and unique way. The Natural Way of Things is a one of a kind book that lingers in your thoughts long after completion.

Tara Pond

RRP $32.99
UBS Price $29.69

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Browse our AMAZING range of adult colouring books... one customer described it as "the BEST range in Auckland!"

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We are the official supplier of textbooks for the University of Auckland, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Unitec and Waiariki. University Bookshop stores are fully serviced academic campus stores, complete with an extensive range of general, academic and text books, student course supplies, stationery and more. Our philosophy has always been to be a competitive provider of textbooks, literature, educational and professional material to the tertiary, professional sectors, academic, municipal and professional libraries. We have achieved a reputation for excellence in New Zealand's book supply industry through our commitment to quality customer service.



University Bookshop stocks all texts for University of Auckland, AUT and Unitec courses. We can also procure any textbook for any University, contact us if you have any queries. We offer a number of services for students and give a discount off the RRP / List Price on most titles. For further information on our services for students please click here.

NorthTec Students

University Bookshop is also the official supplier for NorthTec. For further information on our NorthTec service please click here.

Waiariki Students

University Bookshop is also the official supplier for the Waiariki Institute of Technology. For further information on our Waiariki service please click here.

General Books

We have a comprehensive range of general books, including fiction, science fiction, foreign fiction, biographies, NZ non-fiction, science & humanities and many more. For further information on our services for students please click here.

Second Hand Books

University Bookshop pays cash for most current University of Auckland and AUT textbooks in good condition. We sell second-hand books instore only and not on the website because we cannot guarantee the quality of the stock. You will have to visit our stores on campus to see what is available. All second-hand books are labeled USED and are shelved alongside new texts. For further information on our services for students please click here.


To ensure the University Bookshop stocks the texts required for your course please contact our textbuyers. Their details can be found by clicking the link below. If you are new to The University of Auckland please come and see us in store to familiarise yourself with the University Bookshop and the peculiarities of the publishing industry in this part of the world. For further information on our services for lecturers please click here

Library Supplies

University Bookshop is a well established supplier of books to a large number of academic, municipal and professional libraries. Based at No 2 Alfred Street our experienced team offer a unique range services that include:

  • Research and book recommendation service

  • Worldwide book sourcing

  • Fast, efficient order fulfilment with order status reports

  • Credit facilities

  • Sales representative services with onsite book displays

Our research and book recommendation service is tailored to the information that we get from you the customer. Whether it's textbook requirements, professional, or specialised material, our Institutional sales team have the experience and resource materials to recommend the most up-to-date titles.
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