For book purchases check at your local bookshop, or check with us to find out the retailer closest to you. Many Paper Plus or Take Note stores stock our books, as do some other independant retailers. Books are also available at all Whitcoulls stores.You can buy direct from us at the R.R.P. (Postage and packaging free within New Zealand). Email your request to us at info@upics.co.nz, or mail us at PO Box 848, Wanganui 4540, NZ, and we will advise you of payment options. Allow five days for delivery unless advised otherwise.

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BIRDS New Zealand – beauty like no other

BirdsNZ-Cover“BIRDS New Zealand – beauty like no other”, is uniquely different from anything else on the market.

This is no ordinary book, comprising 300 pages of absolute beauty. The pages take you on a journey full of colour and living imagery that showcases the beauty and variety of New Zealand’s birds. From the huge albatross of the southern ocean to the tiny rifleman of New Zealand’s bush, 210 birds are illustrated and described. A further 40 pages cover a range of topics from feathers and flocking to photography and locations.

See it for yourself. RRP $59.95

Wanganui in Focus

Little Wanganui Book Cover 2014 bOur third small Wanganui Book is now available and follows the theme of the previous editions, showcasing the beautiful city and surrounds.

The book also contains text giving the top 10 attractions of the city and countryside, a brief history of Wanganui, and a city map with the main attractions marked.

The RRP is $12.95 and its small size makes it very convenient for travellers to carry.

 

Wanganui Scenic

Wanganui-ScenicA compact but beautiful pictorial of Wanganui, that is a follow on from our previous big seller, Wanganui Souvenir.

The book includes city scenes, as well as river, mountain and seaside pictures. A section also gives detail on the Top10 city and Top10 district attractions, and has a city map. A5 landscape, 36 pages, RRP $12.95.

SOLD – OUT OF PRINT

BIRDS New Zealand – A Beautiful Collection

Birds-New-ZealandAnother all new publication showcasing New Zealand’s beautiful birds, a follow-on from our previous work that became a best-seller in 2008.

This book contains detail on 160 birds and nearly 400 sumptuous photographs. The Department of Conservation in their foreword state “an introductory section covers a wide range of topics from bird identification to conservation… the photographs are simply stunning and are a testament to many long hours spent in the field… the text is clear and easy to read and it will be a great tool for adults and children alike”.
A high quality book, 200 pages, A4 landscape, RRP $49.95.

SOLD – OUT OF PRINT

New Zealand Birds – A Diverse Selection

New-Zealand-BirdsThis book captures in beautiful colour imagery the diverse avian selection found in our land and transports the viewer on a magic-like flight to many far-flung locations, without ever getting their feet off the ground.

Over 250 gorgeous colour images detailing 115 birds with simple readable text. Also sections on extinct birds, migratory birds, birding locations and many others. A high quality book.
A4 landscape, 160 pages, RRP $49.95

SOLD – OUT OF PRINT

Wanganui - New Zealand

Wanganui-New-ZealandThis book clinches the perfect Wanganui depiction from the inner city to the coastline and countryside, in beautiful large- format photographs.

The pages take you on a dreamlike journey full of colour and living imagery that showcases the beauty and variety that Wanganui holds. Each shot is crisp and clear and the book flows with the sequence of photo jewels. Many Wanganui people are featured, giving the book a further personal touch.
A4 landscape, 104 pages, RRP $39.95

SOLD – OUT OF PRINT

Wanganui – Souvenir Pictorial

Wanganui-Souvenir-PictorialA small but beautiful pictorial of Wanganui, including scenes of the city, river, mountains, and local area.

Its small size makes it ideal for carrying or posting and the book includes a city map highlighting the places to visit. A section also gives detail on the Top10 city and Top10 district attractions.
A5 landscape, 36 pages, RRP $12.95

SOLD – OUT OF PRINT

Palmerston North ~ Feilding and the Manawatu Region – Pictorial Souvenir Guide

FeildingA pictorial guide that includes photos from the general Manawatu region highlighting Palmerston North city, Feilding town, large country homes and rural scenes.

Small and easy to carry or post, this high quality book is good value and includes detail on recommended attractions a visitor should see.
A5 landscape, 36 pages, RRP $12.95

SOLD – OUT OF PRINT