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Famous Authors from New Zealand

List of the most popular authors from New Zealand, listed alphabetically with photos when available. For centuries authors have been among the world's most important people, helping chronicle history and keep us entertained with one of the earliest forms of storytelling. Whether they're known for fiction, non-fiction, poetry or even technical writing, the famous Kiwi authors on this list have kept that tradition alive by writing renowned works that have been praised around the world. You can find useful information below about these notable Kiwi writers, such as when they were born and where their place of birth was.

List is made up of a variety of items, including Neville Peat and Charles Elworthy.

This list answers the questions, "Which famous authors are from New Zealand?" and "Who are the best Kiwi authors?"

For further information on these historic Kiwi authors, click on their names. If you're a bookworm then use this list of celebrated Kiwi authors to discover some new books that you will enjoy reading.
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    A.E. Clouston

    1908 More
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    1945 More
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    1917 More
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    1950 More
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    1811 More
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    Alison Wong

    1960 More
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    Allen Curnow

    1911 More
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    1887 More
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    1964 More
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    1952 More
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    Anne French

    1956 More
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    1961 More
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    Archibald Baxter

    1881 More
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    Arthur William Baden Powell

    1901 More
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    1926 More
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    Barry Crump

    1935 More
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    1946 More
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    1944 More
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    1970 More
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    1909 More
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    1930 More
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    1932 More
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    1926 More
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    1942 More

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