Hedley’s Books is family-owned bookstore in the heart of the Wairarapa

Hedley's Books 1907 Brand Mark in Aubergine

Run by third-generation booksellers David and Jenny Hedley, we stock a wide range of fiction, non-fiction and children’s books with a particular focus on New Zealand stories. In-store, you’ll also find magazines, music on vinyl, stationery, flowers and gifts.

Our collection of rare and collectable books and photographic prints are coveted around the world and we’re the exclusive distributors of Genesis Publications fine limited editions in Australasia.

Passionate about inspiring our community’s love of reading, we support Wairarapa’s schools and libraries and host author events including the popular Yarns in Barns: Wairarapa Festival of Reading.

Visit us in-store, shop our general range online or peruse the rare and collectable editions.